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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 50 30 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.27% 5.99% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 30.77% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 4
Average salary £37,500 £27,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.61% +9.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.77%
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
43 65 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 11.59% 19.46% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 81
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,700 £36,000
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 27 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
3 10 (83.33%) WAN
3 10 (83.33%) IPsec
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (75.00%) Problem Management
4 9 (75.00%) Release Management
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (75.00%) Citrix
4 9 (75.00%) Firmware
5 6 (50.00%) VLAN
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) HSRP
6 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
6 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (41.67%) Riverbed
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (41.67%) EIGRP
6 5 (41.67%) IPv4
7 4 (33.33%) CCNA
8 3 (25.00%) CCNP
9 2 (16.67%) SSL
9 2 (16.67%) F5
10 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
10 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (8.33%) CMS

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
3 10 (83.33%) WAN
3 10 (83.33%) IPsec
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (50.00%) VLAN
6 5 (41.67%) HSRP
6 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
6 5 (41.67%) IPv4
6 5 (41.67%) EIGRP
7 2 (16.67%) SSL
8 1 (8.33%) Internet
8 1 (8.33%) MPLS
8 1 (8.33%) DHCP
8 1 (8.33%) DNS
8 1 (8.33%) VoIP
8 1 (8.33%) WLAN
8 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Network Support
3 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) Network Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (75.00%) Release Management
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Firmware
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) Riverbed
5 2 (16.67%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Avaya
6 1 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package inc. pension
Posted: 6 days ago