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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 123 87 141
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +54
Permanent jobs citing VPN 30 103 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.16% 3.13% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.36% 23.36% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 28 98 39
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £31,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
359 441 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.88% 13.40% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 297 382 475
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Leeds

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 61 (81.33%) Windows
2 51 (68.00%) VMware
3 44 (58.67%) Windows Server
4 43 (57.33%) Microsoft
5 42 (56.00%) Active Directory
6 40 (53.33%) Firewall
7 39 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (48.00%) SAN
9 31 (41.33%) Cisco
9 31 (41.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (37.33%) Citrix
11 27 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
13 25 (33.33%) MS Exchange
13 25 (33.33%) Linux
14 24 (32.00%) ITIL
15 23 (30.67%) HP
15 23 (30.67%) Disaster Recovery
15 23 (30.67%) VLAN
16 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (26.67%) Hyper-V
18 19 (25.33%) Exchange Server 2010
18 19 (25.33%) SQL
19 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
19 18 (24.00%) Unix
19 18 (24.00%) MCSA
19 18 (24.00%) NetApp
19 18 (24.00%) MPLS
19 18 (24.00%) Data Centre
19 18 (24.00%) Remote Desktop

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 25 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 19 (25.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (9.33%) Skype for Business
6 5 (6.67%) Apache
7 3 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Mimecast
2 7 (9.33%) Office 365
3 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.33%) Akamai
4 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (53.33%) Firewall
2 36 (48.00%) SAN
3 23 (30.67%) VLAN
4 18 (24.00%) MPLS
4 18 (24.00%) Remote Desktop
5 16 (21.33%) VoIP
6 15 (20.00%) DNS
6 15 (20.00%) WAN
7 14 (18.67%) LAN
8 12 (16.00%) NAS
9 11 (14.67%) DHCP
9 11 (14.67%) SSL
10 10 (13.33%) ADSL
11 8 (10.67%) IPsec
11 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
12 7 (9.33%) BGP
12 7 (9.33%) OSPF
13 6 (8.00%) ISDN
14 5 (6.67%) Wireless
15 4 (5.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.33%) MySQL
5 3 (4.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (5.33%) Finance
1 4 (5.33%) Law
2 3 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (17.33%) Analyst
1 13 (17.33%) Support Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Technical Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) IT Support
5 9 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) SAN Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (18.67%) Clustering
3 8 (10.67%) IVR
4 5 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.33%) Biology
5 4 (5.33%) GPGPU
5 4 (5.33%) iPad
5 4 (5.33%) Replication
6 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 61 (81.33%) Windows
2 44 (58.67%) Windows Server
3 31 (41.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (33.33%) Linux
6 18 (24.00%) Unix
7 16 (21.33%) Windows 7
8 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (9.33%) Ubuntu
9 7 (9.33%) Windows 10
10 5 (6.67%) Windows XP
11 4 (5.33%) CentOS
11 4 (5.33%) Debian
12 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
13 2 (2.67%) Solaris
13 2 (2.67%) Windows Vista
14 1 (1.33%) Android
14 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
14 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) ITIL
2 23 (30.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (18.67%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (14.67%) Change Control
4 11 (14.67%) Mentoring
5 10 (13.33%) Presales
6 8 (10.67%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (10.67%) Regulatory Compliance
6 8 (10.67%) Supplier Management
7 7 (9.33%) Email Filtering
7 7 (9.33%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (9.33%) Project Management
7 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (8.00%) Web Filtering
9 5 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.67%) Case Management
10 4 (5.33%) Trend Analysis
11 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.33%) SQL
2 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.67%) C
3 2 (2.67%) C++
3 2 (2.67%) Perl
3 2 (2.67%) PHP
3 2 (2.67%) Python
3 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (24.00%) MCSA
3 8 (10.67%) CCNA
3 8 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (10.67%) MCSE
4 5 (6.67%) MCITP
5 4 (5.33%) CCNP
5 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.33%) MCP
5 4 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.00%) CCIE
6 3 (4.00%) VCP5
6 3 (4.00%) VCP6
7 2 (2.67%) CCEA
7 2 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.67%) Degree
7 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
2 8 (10.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 39 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 12 (16.00%) XenApp
5 8 (10.67%) Terminal Services
6 5 (6.67%) vSphere
7 4 (5.33%) GPFS
7 4 (5.33%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (4.00%) GlusterFS
8 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.67%) Sendmail
9 2 (2.67%) Snort
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (6.67%) DameWare
3 3 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (4.00%) WSUS
4 2 (2.67%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (2.67%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (2.67%) Nagios
4 2 (2.67%) OpenView
4 2 (2.67%) Opsview
4 2 (2.67%) OVSD
4 2 (2.67%) Proventia
4 2 (2.67%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.33%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 51 (68.00%) VMware
2 43 (57.33%) Microsoft
3 31 (41.33%) Cisco
4 28 (37.33%) Citrix
5 23 (30.67%) HP
6 18 (24.00%) NetApp
7 14 (18.67%) Avaya
8 11 (14.67%) Dell Compellent
9 10 (13.33%) Forcepoint
9 10 (13.33%) Symantec
10 9 (12.00%) CommVault
11 8 (10.67%) Kaspersky
11 8 (10.67%) SonicWALL
11 8 (10.67%) Sophos
12 6 (8.00%) Civica
12 6 (8.00%) IBM
12 6 (8.00%) Juniper
12 6 (8.00%) Nimble Storage
13 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
14 4 (5.33%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Salary: Salary to match applicant.
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Technology Group
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago