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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 74 98 60
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -38
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.30% 0.37% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.50% 1.72% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 17
Average salary £45,000 £33,899 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.74% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £29,017 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,780 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £33,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -9.58%
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
153 232 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 15.33% 21.70% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 127 172 167
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £31,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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 - 6 £45,000 -
York +7 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Knaresborough - 1 £26,000 -
VPN
Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 18 (81.82%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) Firewall
3 14 (63.64%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 12 (54.55%) Network Security
5 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (50.00%) OSPF
6 10 (45.45%) BGP
6 10 (45.45%) MPLS
6 10 (45.45%) VoIP
7 8 (36.36%) WAN
7 8 (36.36%) LAN
7 8 (36.36%) FortiGate
8 7 (31.82%) IPsec
8 7 (31.82%) RIP
8 7 (31.82%) DNS
8 7 (31.82%) CCNP
9 6 (27.27%) UNIX
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (27.27%) VMware
9 6 (27.27%) Network Design
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (22.73%) NetScaler
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
10 5 (22.73%) Juniper
11 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
11 4 (18.18%) Nagios
11 4 (18.18%) 3G

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (13.64%) nginx
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 12 (54.55%) Network Security
3 11 (50.00%) OSPF
4 10 (45.45%) BGP
4 10 (45.45%) MPLS
4 10 (45.45%) VoIP
5 8 (36.36%) WAN
5 8 (36.36%) LAN
6 7 (31.82%) IPsec
6 7 (31.82%) RIP
6 7 (31.82%) DNS
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (22.73%) NetScaler
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (18.18%) 3G
9 4 (18.18%) 2G
9 4 (18.18%) SMTP
9 4 (18.18%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Network Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Network Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Network Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Support
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) BYOD
1 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Network Design
2 4 (18.18%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) Validation
4 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) SIEM
5 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Perl
1 4 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNP
3 3 (13.64%) CCIE
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (18.18%) Xen
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) FortiGate
2 4 (18.18%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) ZABBIX
3 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
3 2 (9.09%) Puppet
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.55%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Juniper
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) Brocade
5 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) Open-E
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.55%) Apple
7 1 (4.55%) Nokia
7 1 (4.55%) Websense