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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 97 154 109
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -45
Permanent jobs citing VPN 118 59 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.69% 1.25% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.41% 7.44% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 113 58 91
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
608 793 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.85% 16.79% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 515 636 564
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +53 111 £43,000 +7.50% 12
Bradford -1 4 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Huddersfield - 2 £23,250 -
VPN
Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 155 (69.51%) Windows
2 135 (60.54%) Active Directory
3 120 (53.81%) Cisco
4 112 (50.22%) Microsoft
5 102 (45.74%) MS Exchange
6 90 (40.36%) Firewall
7 88 (39.46%) VMware
8 82 (36.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 80 (35.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 80 (35.87%) Exchange Server 2010
10 77 (34.53%) Windows Server
11 70 (31.39%) DNS
12 69 (30.94%) TCP/IP
13 62 (27.80%) SAN
14 61 (27.35%) MS Excel
15 59 (26.46%) Linux
15 59 (26.46%) Windows Server 2012
16 56 (25.11%) ITIL
17 54 (24.22%) Citrix
18 53 (23.77%) SQL Server
19 52 (23.32%) Windows Server 2003
20 51 (22.87%) Exchange Server 2013
21 48 (21.52%) Symantec
22 46 (20.63%) Load Balancing
23 43 (19.28%) WAN
24 41 (18.39%) LAN
25 40 (17.94%) VoIP
26 38 (17.04%) SSL
26 38 (17.04%) Data Centre
27 37 (16.59%) BGP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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
1 102 (45.74%) MS Exchange
2 80 (35.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (22.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (13.00%) Lync
5 15 (6.73%) IIS
6 8 (3.59%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.35%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 61 (27.35%) MS Excel
2 26 (11.66%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 90 (40.36%) Firewall
2 70 (31.39%) DNS
3 69 (30.94%) TCP/IP
4 62 (27.80%) SAN
5 43 (19.28%) WAN
6 41 (18.39%) LAN
7 40 (17.94%) VoIP
8 38 (17.04%) SSL
9 37 (16.59%) BGP
9 37 (16.59%) MPLS
10 35 (15.70%) IPsec
11 32 (14.35%) Unified Communications
12 31 (13.90%) NAS
12 31 (13.90%) Network Security
13 30 (13.45%) DHCP
14 26 (11.66%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (11.66%) OSPF
15 23 (10.31%) VLAN
16 20 (8.97%) Wireless
17 19 (8.52%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (23.77%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (9.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (7.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.90%) MySQL
5 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.90%) Riak
6 1 (0.45%) Big Data
6 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.35%) Subversion
3 2 (0.90%) AnthillPro
3 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.45%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.45%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (16.59%) Telecoms
2 13 (5.83%) Finance
3 9 (4.04%) Law
4 3 (1.35%) Back Office
4 3 (1.35%) Legal
5 2 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Electronics
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (19.28%) Network Engineer
2 41 (18.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (13.45%) Technical Engineer
4 26 (11.66%) IT Engineer
5 24 (10.76%) Messaging Engineer
6 20 (8.97%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (8.52%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 18 (8.07%) Lync Engineer
8 18 (8.07%) Microsoft Engineer
9 16 (7.17%) Implementation Engineer
10 15 (6.73%) Active Directory Engineer
10 15 (6.73%) Exchange Engineer
10 15 (6.73%) Senior Network Engineer
11 14 (6.28%) Security Engineer
12 13 (5.83%) Analyst
12 13 (5.83%) Cisco Engineer
12 13 (5.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 11 (4.93%) IT Support
13 11 (4.93%) Support Engineer
14 10 (4.48%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.24%) .NET
2 4 (1.79%) XMPP
3 2 (0.90%) CSS
4 1 (0.45%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.04%) Data Centre
2 28 (12.56%) Video Conferencing
3 24 (10.76%) Blackberry
4 10 (4.48%) Clustering
5 9 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.59%) NHS
7 7 (3.14%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (2.69%) iPad
8 6 (2.69%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.69%) PKI
9 4 (1.79%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.79%) iPhone
10 3 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.45%) CESG
11 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.45%) IVR
11 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Replication
11 1 (0.45%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 155 (69.51%) Windows
2 80 (35.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (34.53%) Windows Server
4 59 (26.46%) Linux
4 59 (26.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (23.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (16.14%) Unix
7 19 (8.52%) Windows XP
8 18 (8.07%) Windows 8
9 13 (5.83%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.14%) Debian
11 4 (1.79%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.11%) ITIL
2 46 (20.63%) Load Balancing
3 36 (16.14%) Change Control
4 26 (11.66%) Cybersecurity
5 25 (11.21%) Service Delivery
6 20 (8.97%) Mentoring
6 20 (8.97%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (8.52%) Presales
8 18 (8.07%) Project Management
9 13 (5.83%) Network Design
10 12 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (4.93%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (4.04%) Information Security
12 9 (4.04%) Migration
12 9 (4.04%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (3.59%) Coaching
13 8 (3.59%) Network Architecture
14 7 (3.14%) DevOps
14 7 (3.14%) Line Management
15 6 (2.69%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.56%) PowerShell
2 14 (6.28%) Bash Shell
2 14 (6.28%) SQL
3 12 (5.38%) Python
4 10 (4.48%) Ruby
5 6 (2.69%) Perl
6 5 (2.24%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 33 (14.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (13.90%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (11.66%) MCITP
4 25 (11.21%) MCSE
5 24 (10.76%) CCNA
6 23 (10.31%) CCNP
7 13 (5.83%) CCIE
8 11 (4.93%) Degree
9 10 (4.48%) CCDA
10 9 (4.04%) MCP
11 8 (3.59%) CCSE
12 6 (2.69%) CCSA
12 6 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.69%) MCSA
13 5 (2.24%) CCSP
13 5 (2.24%) CISSP
14 4 (1.79%) CISA
14 4 (1.79%) CISM
14 4 (1.79%) HND
14 4 (1.79%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.45%) SLA
2 7 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.24%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 135 (60.54%) Active Directory
2 82 (36.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (13.45%) XenApp
4 15 (6.73%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.14%) Docker
5 7 (3.14%) KVM
5 7 (3.14%) Xen
6 5 (2.24%) vSphere
7 4 (1.79%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.79%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.35%) Firmware
8 3 (1.35%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.35%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.35%) Sendmail
8 3 (1.35%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (13.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 25 (11.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 14 (6.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (4.48%) Opsview
4 10 (4.48%) Puppet
5 9 (4.04%) DameWare
6 8 (3.59%) XenMobile
7 7 (3.14%) Ansible
7 7 (3.14%) Munin
7 7 (3.14%) Nagios
7 7 (3.14%) OpenNMS
7 7 (3.14%) Salt
7 7 (3.14%) Zenoss
8 6 (2.69%) Cacti
9 4 (1.79%) AirWatch
9 4 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (1.35%) Proventia
10 3 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 120 (53.81%) Cisco
2 112 (50.22%) Microsoft
3 88 (39.46%) VMware
4 54 (24.22%) Citrix
5 48 (21.52%) Symantec
6 37 (16.59%) Juniper
7 34 (15.25%) NetApp
8 30 (13.45%) HP
9 29 (13.00%) CommVault
9 29 (13.00%) Dell Compellent
10 26 (11.66%) CheckPoint
11 16 (7.17%) Kaspersky
12 13 (5.83%) Brocade
13 11 (4.93%) F5
14 10 (4.48%) Mitel
15 9 (4.04%) Red Hat
16 8 (3.59%) Ericsson
16 8 (3.59%) Palo Alto
16 8 (3.59%) Redback
17 6 (2.69%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £29000 - £33000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago