The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 55 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.81% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 2.08% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Median salary £34,550 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
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Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.10% 10.71% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 70 45 51
Median salary £33,500 £27,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,000 £50,000
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

VPN Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) iptables
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) LDAP
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry

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Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) LDAP
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Network Support
3 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Support
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) CentOS
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Control
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint