The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 30 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.93% - 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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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
36 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 16.74% 29.73% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 46
Average salary £26,500 £38,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.26% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
2 6 (46.15%) CCNA
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VoIP
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) DSL
3 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
3 5 (38.46%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) ERP
4 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Symantec
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) Internet
7 1 (7.69%) Debian

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Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) Lync
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) VoIP
2 6 (46.15%) DSL
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) SSH
4 1 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Support
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.69%) Celerra
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Debian
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Postfix
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Veritas
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus
4 1 (7.69%) Sage
4 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
4 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
4 1 (7.69%) Zoho
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
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