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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 117 123 148
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Permanent jobs citing VPN 44 65 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.61% 1.86% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.05% 11.25% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 58 43
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £26,850 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.21%
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
438 578 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.99% 16.51% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 382 488 583
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 27 July 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 92 (63.89%) Cisco
2 74 (51.39%) Firewall
3 67 (46.53%) Windows
4 49 (34.03%) Active Directory
4 49 (34.03%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (31.25%) WAN
5 45 (31.25%) VMware
6 43 (29.86%) Linux
7 42 (29.17%) Windows Server
8 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
8 41 (28.47%) CCNP
8 41 (28.47%) CCNA
8 41 (28.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 40 (27.78%) LAN
9 40 (27.78%) MPLS
10 39 (27.08%) DNS
10 39 (27.08%) MS Exchange
11 37 (25.69%) TCP/IP
12 36 (25.00%) VoIP
12 36 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 36 (25.00%) BGP
13 35 (24.31%) Juniper
14 33 (22.92%) ITIL
15 32 (22.22%) OSPF
16 31 (21.53%) Telecoms
17 30 (20.83%) DHCP
17 30 (20.83%) SLA
18 28 (19.44%) VLAN
19 27 (18.75%) SAN
19 27 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010

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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 39 (27.08%) MS Exchange
2 27 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (4.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.17%) Apache
5 6 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.17%) IIS
6 5 (3.47%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.08%) Confluence
8 2 (1.39%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 36 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.39%) Line 500
2 2 (1.39%) Magento
2 2 (1.39%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.69%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (51.39%) Firewall
2 45 (31.25%) WAN
3 40 (27.78%) LAN
3 40 (27.78%) MPLS
4 39 (27.08%) DNS
5 37 (25.69%) TCP/IP
6 36 (25.00%) BGP
6 36 (25.00%) VoIP
7 32 (22.22%) OSPF
8 30 (20.83%) DHCP
9 28 (19.44%) VLAN
10 27 (18.75%) SAN
11 24 (16.67%) IPsec
12 23 (15.97%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (15.28%) SSL
14 18 (12.50%) Network Security
15 17 (11.81%) HSRP
15 17 (11.81%) VRRP
16 15 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (10.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.47%) MySQL
5 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.08%) Big Data
6 3 (2.08%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.08%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.08%) JIRA
2 3 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 31 (21.53%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.17%) Finance
3 5 (3.47%) Legal
4 4 (2.78%) Law
5 3 (2.08%) Back Office
6 2 (1.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 34 (23.61%) Senior Network Engineer
3 27 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 27 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 22 (15.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (11.81%) IT Engineer
6 15 (10.42%) Implementation Engineer
7 14 (9.72%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (8.33%) Analyst
8 12 (8.33%) Design Engineer
8 12 (8.33%) Support Engineer
9 11 (7.64%) Ericsson Engineer
10 10 (6.94%) IT Support
11 9 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 9 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 9 (6.25%) Support Analyst
12 8 (5.56%) Consultant
12 8 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
12 8 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
13 7 (4.86%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.39%) LAMP
3 1 (0.69%) CSS
3 1 (0.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.97%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.94%) Blackberry
2 10 (6.94%) Clustering
3 8 (5.56%) iPad
4 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.47%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.39%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.39%) NHS
7 2 (1.39%) PKI
7 2 (1.39%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.69%) IVR
8 1 (0.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 67 (46.53%) Windows
2 43 (29.86%) Linux
3 42 (29.17%) Windows Server
4 21 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (11.81%) Windows XP
6 14 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (7.64%) Windows 8
8 10 (6.94%) Unix
8 10 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (5.56%) Windows 7
10 6 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.47%) Debian
11 5 (3.47%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.39%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.69%) Android
13 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.92%) ITIL
2 16 (11.11%) Network Design
3 14 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 11 (7.64%) Change Control
5 11 (7.64%) Load Balancing
6 10 (6.94%) Trend Analysis
7 9 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.86%) CRM
8 7 (4.86%) ITIL V3
9 6 (4.17%) Business Continuity
9 6 (4.17%) Project Management
10 5 (3.47%) BCP
10 5 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.47%) Coaching
10 5 (3.47%) High Availability
10 5 (3.47%) Information Security
10 5 (3.47%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (3.47%) Software Deployment
10 5 (3.47%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.03%) SQL
2 7 (4.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.78%) VB
4 3 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.08%) Python
4 3 (2.08%) Ruby
5 2 (1.39%) C++
5 2 (1.39%) Perl
5 2 (1.39%) PHP
5 2 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (34.03%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (28.47%) CCNA
2 41 (28.47%) CCNP
3 20 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (12.50%) MCSA
5 13 (9.03%) MCSE
6 12 (8.33%) CCSE
7 11 (7.64%) MCP
8 10 (6.94%) MCITP
9 8 (5.56%) CCSA
10 7 (4.86%) CCIE
10 7 (4.86%) Degree
11 6 (4.17%) CCSP
12 5 (3.47%) MCDST
13 4 (2.78%) CCDA
13 4 (2.78%) Check Point Certification
13 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
14 3 (2.08%) CCDP
14 3 (2.08%) ISEB
14 3 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (20.83%) SLA
2 5 (3.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (34.03%) Active Directory
2 41 (28.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 13 (9.03%) XenApp
5 8 (5.56%) vSphere
6 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.08%) Docker
7 3 (2.08%) GlusterFS
7 3 (2.08%) KVM
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.08%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.08%) Xen
8 2 (1.39%) Postfix
8 2 (1.39%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (6.94%) DameWare
2 9 (6.25%) SCCM
3 7 (4.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (3.47%) WSUS
5 4 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (2.08%) Ansible
6 3 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (2.08%) Munin
6 3 (2.08%) Nagios
6 3 (2.08%) OpenNMS
6 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.08%) Puppet
6 3 (2.08%) Salt
6 3 (2.08%) Zenoss
7 2 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.39%) Opsview
7 2 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 92 (63.89%) Cisco
2 45 (31.25%) VMware
3 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
4 35 (24.31%) Juniper
5 25 (17.36%) Citrix
6 20 (13.89%) CheckPoint
7 18 (12.50%) HP
8 15 (10.42%) Brocade
9 13 (9.03%) NetApp
10 12 (8.33%) Symantec
11 11 (7.64%) Ericsson
11 11 (7.64%) Redback
12 10 (6.94%) Dell Compellent
13 8 (5.56%) CommVault
14 7 (4.86%) Kaspersky
15 6 (4.17%) F5
15 6 (4.17%) Red Hat
16 4 (2.78%) Palo Alto
17 3 (2.08%) arcserve
17 3 (2.08%) Infoblox
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