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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 34 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.82% 0.71% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
36 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.68% 17.02% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 9
Median salary £33,000 £33,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
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

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

VPN
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 23 February 2017. 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 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 Armagh - 4 £47,500 -
County Antrim -10 3 £30,000 -29.41% 2
County Tyrone - 1 £47,500 -
VPN
UK

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) MCITP
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) CCNA
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
4 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
4 5 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (55.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (55.56%) Public Cloud
4 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) MCSE
4 5 (55.56%) GCP
4 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
4 5 (55.56%) MS Project
4 5 (55.56%) MS Office
4 5 (55.56%) System Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Google

VPN
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 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) MS Project
2 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 5 (55.56%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
2 5 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
1 6 (66.67%) MCITP
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
2 5 (55.56%) MCSE
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) CCSA
3 1 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) MCDST
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) GCP
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) Polycom
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) Reuters
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam
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