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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 57 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.44% 0.48% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £31,000 £30,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.63% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +8.90%
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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
71 32 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.47% 7.75% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 56 29 45
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (90.00%) LAN
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) PKI
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) OGRE
6 1 (10.00%) SCCM
6 1 (10.00%) VB

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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 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Support
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Solaris
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint