The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 53 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.41% 0.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.06% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
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North 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 Harrogate region.

Communications & Networking Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
124 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 29.88% 12.50% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 121 41 20
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

VPN Salary Trend in Harrogate

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Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Harrogate

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 10 (62.50%) Cisco
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (62.50%) MPLS
1 10 (62.50%) BGP
2 9 (56.25%) OSPF
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Perl
3 8 (50.00%) CCNP
4 7 (43.75%) Network Security
4 7 (43.75%) FortiGate
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) CentOS
5 5 (31.25%) nginx
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) Apache
5 5 (31.25%) LAN
5 5 (31.25%) Network Design
5 5 (31.25%) VLAN
6 4 (25.00%) IPsec
6 4 (25.00%) UNIX
6 4 (25.00%) RIP
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) IPv4
6 4 (25.00%) IPv6
6 4 (25.00%) Juniper

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Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 5 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) BGP
1 10 (62.50%) MPLS
2 9 (56.25%) OSPF
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) VLAN
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) RIP
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) IPv4
5 4 (25.00%) IPv6
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (25.00%) IPsec
5 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (18.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (31.25%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Junior
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) CentOS
3 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Network Design
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Release Management
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 3 (18.75%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) CCIP
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Gluster
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) FortiGate
2 3 (18.75%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 3 (18.75%) Brocade
4 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) VMware