The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 79 91 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -36
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.34% 0.78% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.07% 3.52% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 19
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £29,358 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £38,800 £33,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
VPN
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 256 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 13.31% 22.24% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 110 174 157
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +27.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

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Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Harrogate - 7 £45,000 -
York +16 2 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Knaresborough - 1 £26,000 -
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Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) Firewall
3 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 15 (55.56%) Network Security
5 14 (51.85%) VoIP
5 14 (51.85%) Linux
6 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (44.44%) MPLS
7 12 (44.44%) FortiGate
8 11 (40.74%) OSPF
9 10 (37.04%) BGP
9 10 (37.04%) LAN
9 10 (37.04%) WAN
9 10 (37.04%) IPsec
10 9 (33.33%) CCNP
11 8 (29.63%) VMware
12 7 (25.93%) ADSL
12 7 (25.93%) Broadband
12 7 (25.93%) RIP
12 7 (25.93%) DNS
13 6 (22.22%) UNIX
13 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
13 6 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
13 6 (22.22%) Network Design
14 5 (18.52%) Brocade
14 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (18.52%) Juniper
14 5 (18.52%) SSL
14 5 (18.52%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 3 (11.11%) nginx
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.70%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) Firewall
2 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 15 (55.56%) Network Security
4 14 (51.85%) VoIP
5 12 (44.44%) MPLS
6 11 (40.74%) OSPF
7 10 (37.04%) BGP
7 10 (37.04%) WAN
7 10 (37.04%) LAN
7 10 (37.04%) IPsec
8 7 (25.93%) ADSL
8 7 (25.93%) Broadband
8 7 (25.93%) RIP
8 7 (25.93%) DNS
9 6 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (18.52%) NetScaler
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (18.52%) SSL
10 5 (18.52%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
1 8 (29.63%) Network Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Network Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Network Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Network Support
3 4 (14.81%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) UNIX
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) CentOS
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Network Design
2 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.81%) Network Management
3 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 3 (11.11%) Change Control
3 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (11.11%) BCP
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Coaching
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Perl
1 4 (14.81%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (11.11%) CCIE
4 2 (7.41%) CCIP
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Xen
3 2 (7.41%) Squid
4 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) FortiGate
2 4 (14.81%) Nagios
3 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.41%) Vagrant
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) OpenView
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) Brocade
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 2 (7.41%) F5
7 1 (3.70%) Open-E
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec
7 1 (3.70%) Websense
7 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) Infoblox
7 1 (3.70%) Apple
7 1 (3.70%) Sage
7 1 (3.70%) Nokia
7 1 (3.70%) HP