The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank - 27 37
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 0.84% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.50% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £33,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +32.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Wakefield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.48% 33.61% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 44
Median salary £37,000 £41,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

VPN
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

VPN Salary Trend in Wakefield

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) PABX
3 2 (50.00%) FMCG
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) PABX
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Progress
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard