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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 31 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.35% 0.85% 8.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% 4.00% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Median salary £23,250 £30,000 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +76.47%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
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West Yorkshire

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
41 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 27.70% 21.19% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 27
Median salary £36,500 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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

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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

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

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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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft