The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 28 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.58% - 4.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% - 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £32,500 - £33,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.56% 9.52% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 10
Median salary £37,500 £20,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+82.92% -36.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £41,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VPN Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
County Antrim - 1 £32,500 - 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for VPN.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Polycom
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8

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Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Polycom
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam
1 1 (50.00%) VMware