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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 114 98 124
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Permanent jobs citing VPN 45 88 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.71% 2.48% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.98% 14.04% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 39 79 60
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £18,880 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
410 627 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.54% 17.66% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 359 512 643
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 67 (66.34%) Windows
2 61 (60.40%) Cisco
3 49 (48.51%) Firewall
4 47 (46.53%) Active Directory
5 44 (43.56%) VMware
5 44 (43.56%) Windows Server
6 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
7 37 (36.63%) WAN
8 36 (35.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (32.67%) LAN
10 32 (31.68%) MS Exchange
10 32 (31.68%) MS Excel
11 31 (30.69%) ITIL
11 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (29.70%) Cisco Certification
13 29 (28.71%) SAN
13 29 (28.71%) MCSA
13 29 (28.71%) MPLS
14 28 (27.72%) Linux
14 28 (27.72%) Citrix
14 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (23.76%) SLA
15 24 (23.76%) CCNP
15 24 (23.76%) CCNA
15 24 (23.76%) Data Centre
16 23 (22.77%) SQL Server
17 22 (21.78%) DNS
18 21 (20.79%) Hyper-V
18 21 (20.79%) Exchange Server 2010
19 20 (19.80%) VLAN

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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 32 (31.68%) MS Exchange
2 21 (20.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (7.92%) Apache
4 8 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.95%) IIS
5 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.98%) Confluence
6 2 (1.98%) PrestaShop
6 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (31.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.98%) Line 500
2 2 (1.98%) Magento
2 2 (1.98%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (48.51%) Firewall
2 37 (36.63%) WAN
3 33 (32.67%) LAN
4 29 (28.71%) MPLS
4 29 (28.71%) SAN
5 22 (21.78%) DNS
6 20 (19.80%) VLAN
7 19 (18.81%) VoIP
8 18 (17.82%) DHCP
9 17 (16.83%) BGP
9 17 (16.83%) OSPF
10 13 (12.87%) IPsec
11 12 (11.88%) NAS
12 11 (10.89%) TCP/IP
13 9 (8.91%) SSL
14 8 (7.92%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (7.92%) Remote Desktop
15 7 (6.93%) ADSL
15 7 (6.93%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (6.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (6.93%) MySQL
5 5 (4.95%) MariaDB
5 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.99%) Big Data
7 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) JIRA
2 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.99%) Subversion
2 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (10.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.93%) Finance
3 4 (3.96%) Legal
4 3 (2.97%) Law
5 2 (1.98%) Automotive
5 2 (1.98%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (33.66%) Network Engineer
2 19 (18.81%) Senior Network Engineer
2 19 (18.81%) Support Engineer
3 14 (13.86%) Analyst
4 11 (10.89%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (10.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (9.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) IT Support
5 10 (9.90%) Support Analyst
5 10 (9.90%) Windows Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) Server Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) Windows Server Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) Windows Support Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Citrix Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Citrix Support
7 8 (7.92%) Consultant
7 8 (7.92%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) LAMP
2 1 (0.99%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.99%) CSS
2 1 (0.99%) HTML
2 1 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.76%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.87%) Clustering
3 10 (9.90%) Blackberry
4 7 (6.93%) IVR
5 6 (5.94%) iPad
6 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.98%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.98%) NHS
7 2 (1.98%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 67 (66.34%) Windows
2 44 (43.56%) Windows Server
3 28 (27.72%) Linux
3 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (14.85%) Windows XP
5 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (12.87%) Windows 7
6 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (9.90%) Windows 8
8 9 (8.91%) Unix
9 7 (6.93%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.97%) Debian
10 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.97%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.99%) Android
11 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.69%) ITIL
2 19 (18.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (12.87%) Mentoring
4 12 (11.88%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (8.91%) Trend Analysis
6 8 (7.92%) Change Control
7 7 (6.93%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (6.93%) Regulatory Compliance
7 7 (6.93%) Supplier Management
8 6 (5.94%) ITIL V3
8 6 (5.94%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.95%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (3.96%) Business Continuity
10 4 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.96%) Presales
10 4 (3.96%) Software Deployment
10 4 (3.96%) Software Testing
10 4 (3.96%) Speech Recognition
10 4 (3.96%) WAN Optimisation
10 4 (3.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.82%) SQL
2 6 (5.94%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.97%) VB
4 2 (1.98%) C++
4 2 (1.98%) Perl
4 2 (1.98%) PHP
4 2 (1.98%) VBA
5 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.99%) Python
5 1 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (29.70%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (28.71%) MCSA
4 24 (23.76%) CCNA
4 24 (23.76%) CCNP
5 16 (15.84%) MCSE
6 11 (10.89%) MCITP
6 11 (10.89%) MCP
7 5 (4.95%) CCIE
7 5 (4.95%) CCSE
7 5 (4.95%) Degree
8 4 (3.96%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (3.96%) MCDST
9 3 (2.97%) CCSP
9 3 (2.97%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.98%) CCDA
10 2 (1.98%) CCDP
10 2 (1.98%) CCEA
10 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.76%) SLA
2 10 (9.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (46.53%) Active Directory
2 36 (35.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (20.79%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.90%) XenApp
5 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (5.94%) Terminal Services
5 6 (5.94%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (4.95%) GlusterFS
7 3 (2.97%) vSphere
8 2 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.98%) Postfix
8 2 (1.98%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.98%) XenServer
9 1 (0.99%) Docker
9 1 (0.99%) KVM
9 1 (0.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) DameWare
2 8 (7.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (7.92%) WSUS
3 6 (5.94%) SCCM
4 5 (4.95%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.99%) Ansible
6 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.99%) Munin
6 1 (0.99%) Nagios
6 1 (0.99%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.99%) Puppet
6 1 (0.99%) Salt
6 1 (0.99%) SCOM
6 1 (0.99%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 61 (60.40%) Cisco
2 44 (43.56%) VMware
3 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
4 28 (27.72%) Citrix
5 19 (18.81%) HP
6 13 (12.87%) Avaya
7 12 (11.88%) Juniper
8 10 (9.90%) NetApp
8 10 (9.90%) Symantec
9 8 (7.92%) CommVault
9 8 (7.92%) Dell Compellent
9 8 (7.92%) Kaspersky
10 7 (6.93%) CheckPoint
10 7 (6.93%) Forcepoint
10 7 (6.93%) Sophos
11 6 (5.94%) Brocade
12 5 (4.95%) arcserve
13 3 (2.97%) Ericsson
13 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.97%) Sage
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