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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 70 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.19% 0.33% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 2.44% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 14
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -6.52%
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
53 82 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.08% 13.60% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 50 69 126
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 29 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
Gateshead - 1 £32,500 -
VPN
North East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) xDSL
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) PABX
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) xDSL
3 1 (25.00%) PABX
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) IKE
3 1 (25.00%) PPP
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) L2TP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) CCIP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £24,640 to £31,860 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 8 days ago