The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 73 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.73% 0.33% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 4.00% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £38,250 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,750 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,750 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
VPN
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 50 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.74% 8.25% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 55 41 70
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £28,636
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +48.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,400 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,386 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VPN
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VPN Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

VPN
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

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Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 4 £38,250 -15.00% 4
VPN
North East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
1 3 (60.00%) CentOS
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) iptables
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) CentOS
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) iptables
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £33,963 - 37,191 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago