The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 60 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.32% 2.14% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.17% 12.09% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 11
Average salary £30,625 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.30% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,125 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,125 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 91 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.02% 17.74% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42 84 112
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £24,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
North East

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 24 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram 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 24 July 2014. 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 -11 2 £30,625 -25.30%
VPN
North East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (20.00%) PBX
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP