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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 134 95 148
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +53
Permanent jobs citing VPN 49 125 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.38% 2.82% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.70% 20.59% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 121 64
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £31,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,747 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.63% +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
458 607 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.91% 13.71% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 397 517 644
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 £25,000 £29,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -39 46 £38,000 -11.62% 6
Bradford +2 1 £49,000 +40.00% 1
VPN
Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 75 (70.75%) Windows
2 64 (60.38%) VMware
3 63 (59.43%) Microsoft
4 60 (56.60%) Windows Server
5 59 (55.66%) Firewall
6 53 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 49 (46.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 43 (40.57%) Cisco
9 40 (37.74%) Citrix
10 39 (36.79%) Linux
11 38 (35.85%) MS Excel
12 37 (34.91%) WAN
12 37 (34.91%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (33.96%) SAN
14 34 (32.08%) MS Exchange
14 34 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (27.36%) Disaster Recovery
16 28 (26.42%) VLAN
17 26 (24.53%) Data Centre
18 25 (23.58%) Hyper-V
18 25 (23.58%) LAN
19 24 (22.64%) MPLS
20 23 (21.70%) VoIP
20 23 (21.70%) HP
21 22 (20.75%) NetApp
22 21 (19.81%) Microsoft Certification
22 21 (19.81%) ITIL
22 21 (19.81%) Unix
23 20 (18.87%) SQL
23 20 (18.87%) SQL Server

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 34 (32.08%) MS Exchange
2 19 (17.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (17.92%) SharePoint
3 17 (16.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (10.38%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.89%) Apache
6 2 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.89%) JBoss
6 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 38 (35.85%) MS Excel
2 20 (18.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.49%) Office 365
3 4 (3.77%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.94%) Akamai
4 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (55.66%) Firewall
2 37 (34.91%) WAN
3 36 (33.96%) SAN
4 28 (26.42%) VLAN
5 25 (23.58%) LAN
6 24 (22.64%) MPLS
7 23 (21.70%) VoIP
8 19 (17.92%) DNS
9 16 (15.09%) BGP
9 16 (15.09%) NAS
9 16 (15.09%) OSPF
9 16 (15.09%) SSL
10 15 (14.15%) Remote Desktop
11 14 (13.21%) IPsec
11 14 (13.21%) TCP/IP
12 12 (11.32%) DHCP
13 9 (8.49%) ISDN
14 7 (6.60%) ADSL
15 6 (5.66%) Wireless
16 5 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.89%) MySQL
6 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.94%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 6 (5.66%) Legal
2 5 (4.72%) Law
3 4 (3.77%) Finance
4 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Back Office
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (15.09%) Analyst
1 16 (15.09%) Technical Engineer
2 14 (13.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 14 (13.21%) Citrix Engineer
2 14 (13.21%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 14 (13.21%) Network Engineer
3 13 (12.26%) Active Directory Engineer
3 13 (12.26%) Exchange Engineer
3 13 (12.26%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.32%) IT Support
4 12 (11.32%) SAN Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) VMware Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Senior Exchange Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (6.60%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.53%) Data Centre
2 18 (16.98%) Clustering
3 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.72%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.72%) iPad
5 4 (3.77%) GPGPU
5 4 (3.77%) IVR
5 4 (3.77%) Replication
6 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.89%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 75 (70.75%) Windows
2 60 (56.60%) Windows Server
3 39 (36.79%) Linux
4 37 (34.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (19.81%) Unix
7 17 (16.04%) Windows 7
7 17 (16.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (8.49%) Windows 10
9 8 (7.55%) Debian
9 8 (7.55%) Ubuntu
10 6 (5.66%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.77%) CentOS
11 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.83%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.89%) Solaris
13 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.94%) Android
14 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (19.81%) ITIL
3 20 (18.87%) Presales
4 14 (13.21%) Change Control
5 11 (10.38%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (10.38%) Project Management
6 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 9 (8.49%) Email Filtering
7 9 (8.49%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (8.49%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (7.55%) Load Balancing
8 8 (7.55%) Web Filtering
9 7 (6.60%) Business Continuity
9 7 (6.60%) Case Management
10 6 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (5.66%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.72%) Network Design
11 5 (4.72%) Supplier Management
12 4 (3.77%) Biology
12 4 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.87%) SQL
2 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.89%) C
3 2 (1.89%) C++
3 2 (1.89%) Java
3 2 (1.89%) Perl
3 2 (1.89%) PHP
3 2 (1.89%) Python
3 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (19.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.15%) MCSA
3 12 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (7.55%) CCNP
4 8 (7.55%) MCSE
5 7 (6.60%) CCNA
6 5 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.77%) CCEA
7 4 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (3.77%) MCP
7 4 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.83%) CCIE
8 3 (2.83%) MCITP
8 3 (2.83%) VCP5
8 3 (2.83%) VCP6
9 2 (1.89%) Degree
9 2 (1.89%) ISEB
9 2 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.38%) SLA
2 6 (5.66%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 49 (46.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (23.58%) Hyper-V
4 17 (16.04%) XenApp
5 12 (11.32%) Terminal Services
6 6 (5.66%) vSphere
7 4 (3.77%) GPFS
8 3 (2.83%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.89%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.89%) Snort
9 2 (1.89%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (4.72%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.72%) DameWare
3 4 (3.77%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (3.77%) SCOM
3 4 (3.77%) SCVMM
3 4 (3.77%) ZABBIX
4 3 (2.83%) OpenView
4 3 (2.83%) Opsview
4 3 (2.83%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (1.89%) Ansible
5 2 (1.89%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.89%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (1.89%) Nagios
5 2 (1.89%) OVSD
5 2 (1.89%) Proventia
5 2 (1.89%) WSUS
6 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 64 (60.38%) VMware
2 63 (59.43%) Microsoft
3 43 (40.57%) Cisco
4 40 (37.74%) Citrix
5 23 (21.70%) HP
6 22 (20.75%) NetApp
7 14 (13.21%) Dell Compellent
8 12 (11.32%) Symantec
9 11 (10.38%) Avaya
9 11 (10.38%) CommVault
9 11 (10.38%) Juniper
10 9 (8.49%) Brocade
10 9 (8.49%) Civica
10 9 (8.49%) Nimble Storage
11 8 (7.55%) Kaspersky
11 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
12 7 (6.60%) SonicWALL
13 6 (5.66%) Forcepoint
13 6 (5.66%) IBM
14 4 (3.77%) Sophos
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, pension, flexi hours
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £22,500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 13 days ago