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 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 78 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.52% 0.24% 3.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.80% 2.15% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 22
Average salary £43,750 £30,625 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,125 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,125 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
VPN
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
69 93 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.90% 11.20% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 46 63 130
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

VPN
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the North East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -7 2 £35,000 +14.28% 1
Durham - 2 £52,500 - 1
VPN
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) SSL

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Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) IKE
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (12.50%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LSL Property Services
Salary: very competitive
Posted: 11 days ago