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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 33 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.76% 1.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £16,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VPN
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
57 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 26.27% 23.81% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 52 18 35
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £19,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £46,000
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

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 28 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) WSUS
3 5 (62.50%) WatchGuard
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) VoIP
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) MCSA
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

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Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) VoIP
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Support
2 5 (62.50%) Administrator
2 5 (62.50%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCSA
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) WatchGuard
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
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