The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
North East / Durham
Rank - 26 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 0.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,747 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.63% +6.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 9.26% 13.27% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 3
Median salary £30,000 £30,459 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% +29.61%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

VPN
Salary Trend in Durham

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

VPN Salary Trend in Durham

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Yammer
3 4 (57.14%) Skype
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (57.14%) Clustering
3 4 (57.14%) Mitel
3 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
3 4 (57.14%) PBX
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) ITSM
5 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Windows

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) PBX
2 4 (57.14%) Skype
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) ADSL
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Team Lead
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Supervisor
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Supervisor
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Mitel
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) EMC