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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 20 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 9.78% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 47.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
VPN
North East

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
7 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 8.86% 20.65% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 17
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix