The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 59 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.36% 2.54% 2.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 14.29% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 9
Average salary £30,625 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,125 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,125 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
54 77 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.59% 17.78% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33 71 71
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
Tyne and Wear

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VPN
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

VPN
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 28 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

VPN
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP