The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 52 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.57% 3.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.45% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
VPN
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 48 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 14.99% 12.60% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 81
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £20,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

VPN
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Bradford region.

VPN Salary Trend in Bradford

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) IPsec
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (50.00%) Release Management
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Firmware
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) IMAP4
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) Fedora
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (8.33%) Riverbed

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) IPsec
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) IMAP4
3 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (8.33%) HSRP
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) WLAN
4 1 (8.33%) IPv4
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Network Support
2 6 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Support
3 5 (41.67%) Desktop Support
3 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (50.00%) Release Management
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
2 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago