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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 128 121 136
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 64 97 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.62% 2.05% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.27% 13.06% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 55 88 75
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.84%
VPN
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
623 743 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.73% 15.71% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 531 613 771
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 43 £38,750 -3.12% 6
Wakefield -4 11 £42,000 -35.38%
Bradford +5 10 £30,000 -21.05% 2
Castleford -4 1 £23,000 +2.22%
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Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 90 (58.06%) Firewall
2 87 (56.13%) Windows
2 87 (56.13%) Cisco
3 62 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 59 (38.06%) Windows Server
5 57 (36.77%) WAN
5 57 (36.77%) VMware
6 53 (34.19%) Microsoft
7 50 (32.26%) LAN
8 49 (31.61%) VMware Infrastructure
9 46 (29.68%) MS Exchange
10 43 (27.74%) MPLS
11 42 (27.10%) Cisco Certification
11 42 (27.10%) DNS
12 39 (25.16%) MS Excel
13 38 (24.52%) Citrix
14 37 (23.87%) ITIL
15 35 (22.58%) SQL Server
15 35 (22.58%) Linux
15 35 (22.58%) CCNP
16 34 (21.94%) CCNA
16 34 (21.94%) SLA
16 34 (21.94%) MCSA
16 34 (21.94%) Microsoft Certification
16 34 (21.94%) OSPF
16 34 (21.94%) BGP
17 33 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
18 32 (20.65%) DHCP
19 31 (20.00%) TCP/IP
20 30 (19.35%) Hyper-V

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 46 (29.68%) MS Exchange
2 21 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (7.10%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.81%) IIS
5 8 (5.16%) Apache
5 8 (5.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.23%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.94%) Confluence
9 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.29%) PrestaShop
10 1 (0.65%) JBoss
10 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (25.16%) MS Excel
2 16 (10.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.29%) Line 500
2 2 (1.29%) Magento
2 2 (1.29%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.87%) Office 365
2 4 (2.58%) Mimecast
3 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 90 (58.06%) Firewall
2 57 (36.77%) WAN
3 50 (32.26%) LAN
4 43 (27.74%) MPLS
5 42 (27.10%) DNS
6 34 (21.94%) BGP
6 34 (21.94%) OSPF
7 32 (20.65%) DHCP
8 31 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 28 (18.06%) SAN
10 27 (17.42%) VoIP
11 26 (16.77%) VLAN
12 23 (14.84%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (14.19%) Cisco Nexus
14 21 (13.55%) Network Security
15 18 (11.61%) IPsec
16 16 (10.32%) EIGRP
16 16 (10.32%) SSL
17 14 (9.03%) IP Telephony
18 13 (8.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.52%) MySQL
4 6 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.23%) MariaDB
5 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.65%) Big Data
7 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (3.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.94%) JIRA
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 26 (16.77%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.74%) Finance
3 5 (3.23%) Legal
4 4 (2.58%) Law
5 3 (1.94%) Back Office
5 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.29%) Automotive
6 2 (1.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (32.90%) Network Engineer
2 28 (18.06%) Senior Network Engineer
3 21 (13.55%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (13.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 18 (11.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (10.32%) Analyst
5 16 (10.32%) Support Engineer
6 14 (9.03%) IT Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) IT Support
8 12 (7.74%) Service Desk Engineer
9 11 (7.10%) Administrator
9 11 (7.10%) Windows Engineer
10 10 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (5.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.81%) Server Engineer
11 9 (5.81%) Support Analyst
11 9 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.81%) Windows Server Engineer
12 8 (5.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 8 (5.16%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.29%) LAMP
2 1 (0.65%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.65%) CSS
2 1 (0.65%) HTML
2 1 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.19%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.74%) Clustering
3 10 (6.45%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.87%) FMCG
4 6 (3.87%) iPad
5 5 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (3.23%) IVR
6 4 (2.58%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.29%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.29%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.29%) NHS
7 2 (1.29%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 87 (56.13%) Windows
2 59 (38.06%) Windows Server
3 35 (22.58%) Linux
4 33 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (16.77%) Windows XP
6 19 (12.26%) Windows 8
6 19 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (11.61%) Windows 7
7 18 (11.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (5.16%) Windows 10
9 7 (4.52%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (3.87%) Unix
11 3 (1.94%) Debian
11 3 (1.94%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.87%) ITIL
2 28 (18.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (7.74%) Load Balancing
3 12 (7.74%) Trend Analysis
4 10 (6.45%) Mentoring
4 10 (6.45%) Network Design
5 7 (4.52%) CRM
5 7 (4.52%) ITIL V3
5 7 (4.52%) Network Architecture
5 7 (4.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (4.52%) Supplier Management
6 6 (3.87%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (3.87%) Change Control
7 5 (3.23%) High Availability
7 5 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 5 (3.23%) Software Deployment
7 5 (3.23%) Speech Recognition
7 5 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (2.58%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.26%) SQL
2 8 (5.16%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.58%) VB
4 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.94%) Perl
5 2 (1.29%) C++
5 2 (1.29%) PHP
5 2 (1.29%) VBA
6 1 (0.65%) C
6 1 (0.65%) Java
6 1 (0.65%) Python
6 1 (0.65%) Ruby
6 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (27.10%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (22.58%) CCNP
3 34 (21.94%) CCNA
3 34 (21.94%) MCSA
3 34 (21.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (12.26%) MCSE
5 16 (10.32%) MCP
6 12 (7.74%) MCITP
7 9 (5.81%) CCSE
8 6 (3.87%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (3.87%) Degree
9 5 (3.23%) CCSA
9 5 (3.23%) MCDST
10 4 (2.58%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (2.58%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.94%) CCEA
11 3 (1.94%) CCIE
11 3 (1.94%) CCSP
11 3 (1.94%) ISEB
11 3 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (21.94%) SLA
2 7 (4.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 49 (31.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (19.35%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.45%) Terminal Services
5 9 (5.81%) XenApp
6 7 (4.52%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (3.23%) GlusterFS
8 5 (3.23%) vSphere
9 4 (2.58%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.94%) XenServer
11 2 (1.29%) Postfix
11 2 (1.29%) SpamAssassin
12 1 (0.65%) Docker
12 1 (0.65%) Firmware
12 1 (0.65%) KVM
12 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (7.74%) DameWare
2 10 (6.45%) SCCM
3 8 (5.16%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (3.87%) WSUS
5 5 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (2.58%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.94%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.29%) Ansible
8 2 (1.29%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.29%) Nagios
8 2 (1.29%) SCOM
9 1 (0.65%) Graphite
9 1 (0.65%) HP NNM
9 1 (0.65%) OpenView
9 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.65%) Opsview
9 1 (0.65%) Salt
9 1 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 87 (56.13%) Cisco
2 57 (36.77%) VMware
3 53 (34.19%) Microsoft
4 38 (24.52%) Citrix
5 20 (12.90%) HP
5 20 (12.90%) Juniper
6 14 (9.03%) Symantec
7 11 (7.10%) CheckPoint
8 9 (5.81%) Brocade
8 9 (5.81%) NetApp
9 8 (5.16%) Sage
10 7 (4.52%) Avaya
10 7 (4.52%) Ericsson
10 7 (4.52%) Redback
11 6 (3.87%) CommVault
11 6 (3.87%) Dell Compellent
11 6 (3.87%) F5
11 6 (3.87%) Kaspersky
11 6 (3.87%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.23%) arcserve
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