The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 113 69 141
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +72
Permanent jobs citing VPN 49 120 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.88% 3.61% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.76% 28.78% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 47 116 49
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
332 417 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.73% 12.54% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 287 372 499
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VPN
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

VPN Salary Trend in Leeds

VPN
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Leeds

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VPN.

1 62 (71.26%) Windows
2 56 (64.37%) VMware
3 48 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 47 (54.02%) Windows Server
5 43 (49.43%) Active Directory
5 43 (49.43%) Firewall
6 41 (47.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (40.23%) SAN
8 35 (40.23%) Cisco
9 33 (37.93%) MS Excel
9 33 (37.93%) Linux
10 31 (35.63%) Citrix
11 26 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (27.59%) MS Exchange
12 24 (27.59%) MPLS
13 23 (26.44%) NetApp
13 23 (26.44%) VoIP
13 23 (26.44%) WAN
14 22 (25.29%) Unix
14 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
14 22 (25.29%) VLAN
15 21 (24.14%) ITIL
15 21 (24.14%) HP
16 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2003
16 19 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2010
16 19 (21.84%) Data Centre
17 18 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
17 18 (20.69%) SQL
17 18 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 24 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 19 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
4 10 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (11.49%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.45%) Apache
6 2 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 33 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 14 (16.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.20%) Office 365
3 4 (4.60%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.15%) Akamai
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (49.43%) Firewall
2 35 (40.23%) SAN
3 24 (27.59%) MPLS
4 23 (26.44%) VoIP
4 23 (26.44%) WAN
5 22 (25.29%) VLAN
6 17 (19.54%) NAS
6 17 (19.54%) SSL
7 15 (17.24%) DNS
7 15 (17.24%) LAN
7 15 (17.24%) Remote Desktop
8 14 (16.09%) BGP
8 14 (16.09%) OSPF
9 13 (14.94%) TCP/IP
10 11 (12.64%) IPsec
11 9 (10.34%) DHCP
11 9 (10.34%) ISDN
12 7 (8.05%) ADSL
13 6 (6.90%) Wireless
14 4 (4.60%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.30%) MySQL
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.15%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.15%) JIRA
1 1 (1.15%) JMeter
1 1 (1.15%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.15%) Selenium
1 1 (1.15%) Subversion
1 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (6.90%) Legal
2 5 (5.75%) Law
3 3 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Technical Engineer
2 14 (16.09%) Citrix Engineer
2 14 (16.09%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 14 (16.09%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) Active Directory Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) Analyst
3 13 (14.94%) Exchange Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) Network Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) SAN Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) VMware Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) IT Support
7 9 (10.34%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) Senior Exchange Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (8.05%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (8.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) CSS
1 1 (1.15%) HTML
1 1 (1.15%) JSON
1 1 (1.15%) Node.js
1 1 (1.15%) REST
1 1 (1.15%) Web Services
1 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Data Centre
2 15 (17.24%) Clustering
3 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.75%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.75%) iPad
5 4 (4.60%) GPGPU
5 4 (4.60%) IVR
5 4 (4.60%) Replication
6 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 62 (71.26%) Windows
2 47 (54.02%) Windows Server
3 36 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (37.93%) Linux
5 26 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (25.29%) Unix
7 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (16.09%) Windows 7
9 7 (8.05%) Windows 10
10 6 (6.90%) Windows XP
11 4 (4.60%) CentOS
11 4 (4.60%) Debian
11 4 (4.60%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.30%) Solaris
12 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
12 2 (2.30%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.15%) Android
13 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) ITIL
2 18 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (17.24%) Change Control
4 13 (14.94%) Presales
5 11 (12.64%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (11.49%) Service Delivery
7 9 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (9.20%) Email Filtering
8 8 (9.20%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (9.20%) Project Management
9 7 (8.05%) Case Management
9 7 (8.05%) Web Filtering
10 5 (5.75%) Load Balancing
10 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.60%) Biology
11 4 (4.60%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (4.60%) Network Design
11 4 (4.60%) Regulatory Compliance
11 4 (4.60%) Supplier Management
12 3 (3.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) SQL
2 3 (3.45%) Perl
2 3 (3.45%) Python
3 2 (2.30%) C
3 2 (2.30%) C++
3 2 (2.30%) PHP
3 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.30%) VB
4 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.15%) C#
4 1 (1.15%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.79%) MCSA
3 9 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.90%) MCSE
5 5 (5.75%) CCNA
5 5 (5.75%) CCNP
5 5 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.45%) CCIE
7 3 (3.45%) MCITP
7 3 (3.45%) VCP5
7 3 (3.45%) VCP6
8 2 (2.30%) CCEA
8 2 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.30%) Degree
8 2 (2.30%) ISEB
8 2 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.30%) MCP
8 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) SLA
2 4 (4.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.15%) PMO
System Software
1 43 (49.43%) Active Directory
2 41 (47.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 16 (18.39%) XenApp
5 7 (8.05%) Terminal Services
6 6 (6.90%) vSphere
7 4 (4.60%) GPFS
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.30%) Sendmail
8 2 (2.30%) Snort
8 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (4.60%) DameWare
2 4 (4.60%) Opsview
3 3 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.45%) Nagios
4 2 (2.30%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (2.30%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (2.30%) OpenView
4 2 (2.30%) OVSD
4 2 (2.30%) Proventia
4 2 (2.30%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (2.30%) WSUS
5 1 (1.15%) Ansible
5 1 (1.15%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.15%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.15%) Puppet
5 1 (1.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 56 (64.37%) VMware
2 48 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 35 (40.23%) Cisco
4 31 (35.63%) Citrix
5 23 (26.44%) NetApp
6 21 (24.14%) HP
7 15 (17.24%) Dell Compellent
8 12 (13.79%) Juniper
9 11 (12.64%) Avaya
9 11 (12.64%) CommVault
9 11 (12.64%) Symantec
10 10 (11.49%) Brocade
11 9 (10.34%) Civica
11 9 (10.34%) Kaspersky
11 9 (10.34%) Nimble Storage
12 7 (8.05%) SonicWALL
13 6 (6.90%) Forcepoint
13 6 (6.90%) IBM
13 6 (6.90%) Red Hat
14 4 (4.60%) Oracle
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