The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 76 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.56% 0.40% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.20% 5.36% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £31,000 £30,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.63% +52.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
125 56 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.48% 7.41% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 108 41 75
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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Salary Trend in the North East

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

VPN Salary Trend in the North East

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Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham +9 2 £29,000 +93.33%
Tyne and Wear -3 2 £31,000 +1.63% 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 North East region with a requirement for VPN.

1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) LAN
3 10 (55.56%) WAN
4 9 (50.00%) Wireless
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
6 5 (27.78%) CCNP
6 5 (27.78%) CCNA
6 5 (27.78%) Service Management
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (27.78%) Network Security
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 4 (22.22%) MPLS
7 4 (22.22%) BGP
7 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) Unix
7 4 (22.22%) Solaris
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) VoIP
8 3 (16.67%) OSPF
8 3 (16.67%) Juniper
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) F5
8 3 (16.67%) Aruba
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring

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Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) LAN
2 10 (55.56%) WAN
3 9 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (27.78%) Network Security
5 4 (22.22%) BGP
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 4 (22.22%) MPLS
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 3 (16.67%) OSPF
6 3 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (11.11%) DNS
7 2 (11.11%) LDAP
7 2 (11.11%) SAN
7 2 (11.11%) VLAN
8 1 (5.56%) ADSL
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Network Support
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Solaris
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Service Management
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Line Management
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCNA
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 3 (16.67%) Aruba
3 3 (16.67%) F5
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
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