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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 54 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.24% 0.52% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 5.00% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £35,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% -22.72%
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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
70 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.51% 10.50% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64 33 42
Median salary £25,750 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
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

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VPN.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VPN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Telephony Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco