The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 96 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.88% 3.10% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.01% 11.95% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 17
Average salary £34,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,358 £23,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £33,700 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
274 251 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 21.96% 25.90% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 178 145 106
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Yorkshire

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

VPN
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 18 April 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

VPN
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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
York -14 10 £36,000 -
Scarborough - 1 £27,797 -
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VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 25 (86.21%) Firewall
3 24 (82.76%) CheckPoint
3 24 (82.76%) WAN
3 24 (82.76%) Cisco PIX
3 24 (82.76%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (75.86%) MPLS
5 18 (62.07%) Network Security
6 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (51.72%) LAN
8 14 (48.28%) CCNA
8 14 (48.28%) Internet
9 13 (44.83%) OSPF
9 13 (44.83%) Load Balancing
10 12 (41.38%) FWSM
10 12 (41.38%) CCSA
11 11 (37.93%) BGP
11 11 (37.93%) EIGRP
11 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
11 11 (37.93%) Network Monitoring
12 10 (34.48%) Nokia
13 9 (31.03%) IPsec
13 9 (31.03%) Foundry
13 9 (31.03%) Network Management
13 9 (31.03%) Brocade
14 8 (27.59%) SCOM
14 8 (27.59%) MRTG
14 8 (27.59%) SolarWinds
14 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
14 8 (27.59%) SNMP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) Firewall
2 24 (82.76%) WAN
2 24 (82.76%) Cisco PIX
2 24 (82.76%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (75.86%) MPLS
4 18 (62.07%) Network Security
5 15 (51.72%) LAN
6 14 (48.28%) Internet
7 13 (44.83%) OSPF
8 12 (41.38%) FWSM
9 11 (37.93%) BGP
9 11 (37.93%) EIGRP
10 9 (31.03%) IPsec
11 8 (27.59%) MRTG
11 8 (27.59%) SNMP
12 4 (13.79%) VoIP
12 4 (13.79%) NAS
13 3 (10.34%) VPLS
13 3 (10.34%) SAN
13 3 (10.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Network Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Security Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Network Security Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Network Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Solutions Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Network Team Leader
7 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Platform Manager
9 1 (3.45%) Network Support
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) IT Manager
9 1 (3.45%) Network Support Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Solaris
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Debian
4 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Load Balancing
2 11 (37.93%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (31.03%) Network Management
4 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
5 6 (20.69%) Information Security
6 2 (6.90%) Network Design
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) C++
1 1 (3.45%) Perl
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
1 1 (3.45%) VB
1 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (48.28%) CCNA
3 12 (41.38%) CCSA
4 4 (13.79%) CCNP
5 2 (6.90%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (6.90%) CCDA
5 2 (6.90%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (3.45%) Postfix
1 1 (3.45%) Xen
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCOM
1 8 (27.59%) OpenView
2 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 24 (82.76%) CheckPoint
3 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) Nokia
5 9 (31.03%) Foundry
5 9 (31.03%) Brocade
6 8 (27.59%) SolarWinds
6 8 (27.59%) HP
7 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.34%) TippingPoint
9 2 (6.90%) BT
9 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
10 1 (3.45%) Crossbeam
10 1 (3.45%) Symantec
10 1 (3.45%) Sage