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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 86 106 128
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +22
Permanent jobs citing VPN 90 73 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.85% 2.12% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.88% 11.62% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 87 69 42
Median salary £38,000 £49,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.44% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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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
431 628 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.67% 18.27% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 347 498 533
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 6 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 131 (66.50%) Cisco
2 100 (50.76%) Windows
3 99 (50.25%) Firewall
4 81 (41.12%) Active Directory
5 69 (35.03%) MS Exchange
6 68 (34.52%) Microsoft
7 67 (34.01%) TCP/IP
8 65 (32.99%) DNS
9 60 (30.46%) Linux
9 60 (30.46%) VMware
10 59 (29.95%) VoIP
11 57 (28.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 56 (28.43%) BGP
13 55 (27.92%) MPLS
13 55 (27.92%) Exchange Server 2010
14 54 (27.41%) Juniper
15 53 (26.90%) Windows Server
16 51 (25.89%) MS Excel
17 50 (25.38%) Cisco Certification
18 48 (24.37%) ITIL
18 48 (24.37%) Telecoms
19 44 (22.34%) IPsec
19 44 (22.34%) WAN
19 44 (22.34%) OSPF
20 43 (21.83%) CCNA
21 41 (20.81%) DHCP
21 41 (20.81%) SAN
22 40 (20.30%) CCNP
22 40 (20.30%) VLAN
23 39 (19.80%) SSL

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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 69 (35.03%) MS Exchange
2 55 (27.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (13.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (9.64%) Skype for Business
5 14 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.06%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.55%) IIS
8 3 (1.52%) Apache
9 2 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.02%) PrestaShop
10 1 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 51 (25.89%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.02%) Line 500
2 2 (1.02%) Magento
2 2 (1.02%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 99 (50.25%) Firewall
2 67 (34.01%) TCP/IP
3 65 (32.99%) DNS
4 59 (29.95%) VoIP
5 56 (28.43%) BGP
6 55 (27.92%) MPLS
7 44 (22.34%) IPsec
7 44 (22.34%) OSPF
7 44 (22.34%) WAN
8 41 (20.81%) DHCP
8 41 (20.81%) SAN
9 40 (20.30%) VLAN
10 39 (19.80%) LAN
10 39 (19.80%) SSL
11 36 (18.27%) Network Security
12 32 (16.24%) Cisco ASA
13 28 (14.21%) HSRP
13 28 (14.21%) VRRP
14 17 (8.63%) RSVP
14 17 (8.63%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.52%) Big Data
5 3 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.02%) MySQL
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.52%) Subversion
3 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 48 (24.37%) Telecoms
2 15 (7.61%) Finance
3 11 (5.58%) Law
4 2 (1.02%) Automotive
4 2 (1.02%) Back Office
5 1 (0.51%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
5 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (36.04%) Network Engineer
2 43 (21.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (14.72%) IT Engineer
4 27 (13.71%) Cisco Engineer
4 27 (13.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 27 (13.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 26 (13.20%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (12.18%) Implementation Engineer
7 18 (9.14%) Design Engineer
8 17 (8.63%) Ericsson Engineer
9 14 (7.11%) Messaging Engineer
9 14 (7.11%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (6.09%) Analyst
10 12 (6.09%) Operations Engineer
11 11 (5.58%) Network Operations Engineer
11 11 (5.58%) Security Engineer
12 10 (5.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 10 (5.08%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 10 (5.08%) Senior Technical Engineer
13 9 (4.57%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.02%) LAMP
3 1 (0.51%) CSS
3 1 (0.51%) HTML
3 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.66%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.14%) Blackberry
2 18 (9.14%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (3.55%) PKI
4 6 (3.05%) iPad
5 5 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.03%) Clustering
6 4 (2.03%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (2.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.51%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.51%) IVR
8 1 (0.51%) NHS
8 1 (0.51%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 100 (50.76%) Windows
2 60 (30.46%) Linux
3 53 (26.90%) Windows Server
4 37 (18.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (17.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (11.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (9.64%) Unix
8 14 (7.11%) Windows XP
9 11 (5.58%) Debian
10 9 (4.57%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.03%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.02%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.37%) ITIL
2 28 (14.21%) Load Balancing
3 25 (12.69%) Network Design
4 21 (10.66%) Change Control
5 19 (9.64%) Mentoring
6 18 (9.14%) Network Architecture
7 15 (7.61%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (6.60%) Network Monitoring
8 13 (6.60%) Project Management
9 12 (6.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (6.09%) Service Delivery
10 10 (5.08%) Coaching
10 10 (5.08%) Presales
10 10 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (4.57%) DevOps
11 9 (4.57%) Trend Analysis
12 8 (4.06%) BCP
12 8 (4.06%) Business Continuity
12 8 (4.06%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.64%) PowerShell
2 13 (6.60%) Bash Shell
3 10 (5.08%) Python
4 9 (4.57%) Ruby
5 8 (4.06%) SQL
6 7 (3.55%) Perl
7 4 (2.03%) VB
8 2 (1.02%) C++
8 2 (1.02%) PHP
8 2 (1.02%) VBA
9 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (25.38%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (21.83%) CCNA
3 40 (20.30%) CCNP
4 23 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (10.15%) MCSE
6 18 (9.14%) MCITP
7 14 (7.11%) CCIE
8 12 (6.09%) MCSA
9 10 (5.08%) CCDA
9 10 (5.08%) CCSE
9 10 (5.08%) MCP
10 8 (4.06%) CCSA
11 6 (3.05%) CCSP
12 5 (2.54%) CISSP
12 5 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (2.54%) JNCIA
13 4 (2.03%) CISA
13 4 (2.03%) CISM
13 4 (2.03%) IISP
13 4 (2.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.71%) SLA
2 5 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.54%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 81 (41.12%) Active Directory
2 57 (28.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.61%) XenApp
4 13 (6.60%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.57%) Docker
5 9 (4.57%) KVM
5 9 (4.57%) vSphere
5 9 (4.57%) Xen
6 3 (1.52%) Firmware
7 2 (1.02%) Postfix
7 2 (1.02%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (1.02%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.02%) XenServer
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.51%) vCloud
8 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (8.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (8.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 10 (5.08%) DameWare
4 9 (4.57%) Ansible
4 9 (4.57%) Munin
4 9 (4.57%) Nagios
4 9 (4.57%) OpenNMS
4 9 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (4.57%) Puppet
4 9 (4.57%) Salt
4 9 (4.57%) Zenoss
5 6 (3.05%) Cacti
6 5 (2.54%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (2.54%) SCCM
6 5 (2.54%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (2.03%) AirWatch
7 4 (2.03%) Opsview
7 4 (2.03%) XenMobile
8 2 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 131 (66.50%) Cisco
2 68 (34.52%) Microsoft
3 60 (30.46%) VMware
4 54 (27.41%) Juniper
5 30 (15.23%) Citrix
6 27 (13.71%) HP
7 25 (12.69%) Symantec
8 23 (11.68%) CheckPoint
9 22 (11.17%) Brocade
10 17 (8.63%) Ericsson
10 17 (8.63%) Redback
11 16 (8.12%) NetApp
12 14 (7.11%) CommVault
12 14 (7.11%) Dell Compellent
13 10 (5.08%) Palo Alto
13 10 (5.08%) Red Hat
14 9 (4.57%) F5
15 7 (3.55%) SolarWinds
16 4 (2.03%) Kaspersky
16 4 (2.03%) Riverbed
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