The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 144 108 163
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +55
Permanent jobs citing VPN 40 108 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.14% 2.53% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.18% 18.06% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 103 50
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
489 598 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.95% 14.03% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 413 497 632
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VPN
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

VPN
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -43 32 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Bradford +6 5 £36,500 +7.35%
Elland - 1 £37,500 -
VPN
Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 78 (72.90%) Windows
2 66 (61.68%) Firewall
3 65 (60.75%) Microsoft
4 64 (59.81%) VMware
5 58 (54.21%) Windows Server
6 54 (50.47%) Active Directory
7 52 (48.60%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (41.12%) Cisco
9 41 (38.32%) Citrix
10 39 (36.45%) SAN
11 36 (33.64%) MS Excel
11 36 (33.64%) MS Exchange
11 36 (33.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 36 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 35 (32.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (31.78%) Linux
14 32 (29.91%) WAN
15 30 (28.04%) VLAN
16 27 (25.23%) Hyper-V
16 27 (25.23%) LAN
16 27 (25.23%) Data Centre
17 26 (24.30%) Microsoft Certification
17 26 (24.30%) HP
18 24 (22.43%) ITIL
19 23 (21.50%) SQL
20 22 (20.56%) DNS
20 22 (20.56%) MPLS
21 21 (19.63%) MCSA
22 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
22 20 (18.69%) Exchange Server 2010

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 36 (33.64%) MS Exchange
2 20 (18.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (15.89%) SharePoint
4 14 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (7.48%) Skype for Business
7 5 (4.67%) Apache
8 3 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.80%) JBoss
8 3 (2.80%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 36 (33.64%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (7.48%) Mimecast
1 8 (7.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Akamai
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (61.68%) Firewall
2 39 (36.45%) SAN
3 32 (29.91%) WAN
4 30 (28.04%) VLAN
5 27 (25.23%) LAN
6 22 (20.56%) DNS
6 22 (20.56%) MPLS
7 19 (17.76%) VoIP
8 18 (16.82%) Remote Desktop
9 15 (14.02%) DHCP
10 12 (11.21%) BGP
10 12 (11.21%) IPsec
10 12 (11.21%) NAS
10 12 (11.21%) OSPF
10 12 (11.21%) SSL
10 12 (11.21%) TCP/IP
11 10 (9.35%) ADSL
12 8 (7.48%) Internet
13 6 (5.61%) ISDN
13 6 (5.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.74%) MySQL
5 3 (2.80%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 7 (6.54%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.67%) Finance
3 4 (3.74%) Law
4 3 (2.80%) Legal
4 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (14.95%) Analyst
2 15 (14.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (13.08%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) IT Support
4 12 (11.21%) Network Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) Citrix Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Active Directory Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Exchange Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) VMware Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) SAN Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Service Analyst
7 8 (7.48%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (5.61%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (5.61%) Administrator
9 6 (5.61%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.23%) Data Centre
2 18 (16.82%) Clustering
3 9 (8.41%) IVR
4 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.67%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.74%) Biology
5 4 (3.74%) GPGPU
5 4 (3.74%) iPad
5 4 (3.74%) Replication
6 3 (2.80%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.87%) FMCG
7 2 (1.87%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 78 (72.90%) Windows
2 58 (54.21%) Windows Server
3 36 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (32.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (31.78%) Linux
6 19 (17.76%) Windows 7
7 18 (16.82%) Unix
8 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (10.28%) Ubuntu
10 9 (8.41%) Windows 10
11 8 (7.48%) Debian
12 7 (6.54%) Windows XP
13 4 (3.74%) CentOS
13 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (2.80%) Windows 8
14 3 (2.80%) Windows Vista
15 2 (1.87%) Solaris
16 1 (0.93%) Android
16 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 24 (22.43%) ITIL
3 17 (15.89%) Presales
4 14 (13.08%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (11.21%) Mentoring
6 11 (10.28%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (10.28%) Change Control
7 10 (9.35%) Project Management
7 10 (9.35%) Supplier Management
8 9 (8.41%) Business Continuity
9 8 (7.48%) Email Filtering
9 8 (7.48%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (7.48%) Regulatory Compliance
10 7 (6.54%) Load Balancing
10 7 (6.54%) Service Delivery
10 7 (6.54%) Web Filtering
11 6 (5.61%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (5.61%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (4.67%) Case Management
13 4 (3.74%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.50%) SQL
2 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.80%) C
3 3 (2.80%) Java
4 2 (1.87%) C++
4 2 (1.87%) Perl
4 2 (1.87%) PHP
4 2 (1.87%) Python
4 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (24.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (19.63%) MCSA
3 11 (10.28%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (9.35%) MCSE
5 9 (8.41%) CCNA
6 7 (6.54%) CCNP
7 6 (5.61%) MCP
8 5 (4.67%) MCITP
9 4 (3.74%) CCEA
9 4 (3.74%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.80%) CCIE
10 3 (2.80%) VCP5
10 3 (2.80%) VCP6
11 2 (1.87%) Degree
11 2 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.15%) SLA
2 10 (9.35%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (50.47%) Active Directory
2 52 (48.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (25.23%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.08%) XenApp
5 13 (12.15%) Terminal Services
6 7 (6.54%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (4.67%) vSphere
8 4 (3.74%) GPFS
9 3 (2.80%) GlusterFS
10 2 (1.87%) Sendmail
10 2 (1.87%) Snort
10 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.93%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) Failover Clustering
1 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Clustering
1 7 (6.54%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (5.61%) DameWare
3 5 (4.67%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.74%) OpenView
4 4 (3.74%) SCOM
4 4 (3.74%) SCVMM
4 4 (3.74%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.80%) Ansible
5 3 (2.80%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (2.80%) WSUS
6 2 (1.87%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.87%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.87%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (1.87%) Nagios
6 2 (1.87%) Opsview
6 2 (1.87%) OVSD
6 2 (1.87%) Proventia
Vendors
1 65 (60.75%) Microsoft
2 64 (59.81%) VMware
3 44 (41.12%) Cisco
4 41 (38.32%) Citrix
5 26 (24.30%) HP
6 18 (16.82%) NetApp
7 15 (14.02%) Avaya
8 12 (11.21%) Symantec
9 11 (10.28%) Dell Compellent
10 10 (9.35%) Forcepoint
11 9 (8.41%) CommVault
12 8 (7.48%) Kaspersky
12 8 (7.48%) Red Hat
12 8 (7.48%) SonicWALL
12 8 (7.48%) Sophos
13 6 (5.61%) Civica
13 6 (5.61%) IBM
13 6 (5.61%) Juniper
13 6 (5.61%) Nimble Storage
14 4 (3.74%) Brocade
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The Bridge Ltd
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Posted: 3 days ago
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