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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 33 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.07% - 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% - 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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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
42 27 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.77% 30.68% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 30
Median salary £42,000 £19,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+115.38% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £15,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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

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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 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) Network Security
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (69.23%) MPLS
3 9 (69.23%) OSPF
3 9 (69.23%) BGP
3 9 (69.23%) EIGRP
3 9 (69.23%) WLAN
4 7 (53.85%) Internet
4 7 (53.85%) PABX
4 7 (53.85%) IP Telephony
4 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
5 6 (46.15%) FMCG
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
7 4 (30.77%) LAN
7 4 (30.77%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) SLA
7 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (23.08%) VoIP
8 3 (23.08%) SSL
8 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
8 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
9 2 (15.38%) IPsec
9 2 (15.38%) VLAN
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
9 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
9 2 (15.38%) Windows 8

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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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) BGP
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (69.23%) EIGRP
2 9 (69.23%) MPLS
2 9 (69.23%) Network Security
2 9 (69.23%) OSPF
2 9 (69.23%) WLAN
3 7 (53.85%) Internet
3 7 (53.85%) IP Telephony
3 7 (53.85%) PABX
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) SSL
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) HTTP
7 2 (15.38%) IPsec
7 2 (15.38%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Manager
2 6 (46.15%) IT Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) FMCG
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Progress
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard