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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 56 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.51% 0.36% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 3.45% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 12
Average salary £35,000 £30,625 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
VPN
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
37 58 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.41% 10.39% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 74
Average salary £32,000 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.61% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £38,650
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
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