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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 95 122 151
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +29
Permanent jobs citing VPN 111 95 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.61% 2.00% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.18% 12.27% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 106 92 66
Median salary £38,250 £44,500 £34,659
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.04% +28.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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
646 774 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.19% 16.33% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 529 613 680
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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

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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

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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 3 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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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 3 May 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 +18 94 £41,000 -16.32% 6
Bradford +5 11 £26,000 -13.33%
Wakefield -2 2 £23,250 -22.50%
Castleford - 1 £22,500 -
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Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 138 (61.61%) Cisco
2 120 (53.57%) Windows
3 115 (51.34%) Firewall
4 100 (44.64%) Active Directory
5 85 (37.95%) Microsoft
6 80 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 74 (33.04%) DNS
7 74 (33.04%) VMware
8 72 (32.14%) TCP/IP
9 69 (30.80%) Windows Server
10 66 (29.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 60 (26.79%) Linux
12 59 (26.34%) VoIP
13 58 (25.89%) WAN
14 57 (25.45%) MS Excel
14 57 (25.45%) MPLS
14 57 (25.45%) BGP
14 57 (25.45%) Exchange Server 2010
15 55 (24.55%) Juniper
16 54 (24.11%) Cisco Certification
16 54 (24.11%) LAN
17 53 (23.66%) ITIL
18 51 (22.77%) Windows Server 2008
19 50 (22.32%) Telecoms
20 46 (20.54%) DHCP
20 46 (20.54%) CCNA
20 46 (20.54%) SAN
21 44 (19.64%) OSPF
21 44 (19.64%) CCNP
21 44 (19.64%) IPsec

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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 80 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 57 (25.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (12.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (8.93%) Skype for Business
5 15 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (4.46%) IIS
7 9 (4.02%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.89%) Apache
8 2 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.45%) Confluence
9 1 (0.45%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.45%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 57 (25.45%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Line 500
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.45%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 115 (51.34%) Firewall
2 74 (33.04%) DNS
3 72 (32.14%) TCP/IP
4 59 (26.34%) VoIP
5 58 (25.89%) WAN
6 57 (25.45%) BGP
6 57 (25.45%) MPLS
7 54 (24.11%) LAN
8 46 (20.54%) DHCP
8 46 (20.54%) SAN
9 44 (19.64%) IPsec
9 44 (19.64%) OSPF
10 41 (18.30%) VLAN
11 40 (17.86%) Network Security
11 40 (17.86%) SSL
12 34 (15.18%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (12.95%) HSRP
13 29 (12.95%) VRRP
14 19 (8.48%) NAS
15 18 (8.04%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.30%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.34%) Big Data
5 3 (1.34%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.34%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.45%) MySQL
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (5.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.34%) Subversion
3 1 (0.45%) JIRA
3 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (22.32%) Telecoms
2 19 (8.48%) Finance
3 11 (4.91%) Law
4 2 (0.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.45%) Automotive
5 1 (0.45%) Legal
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) Marketing
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (33.93%) Network Engineer
2 47 (20.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (13.39%) Cisco Engineer
3 30 (13.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 30 (13.39%) IT Engineer
4 29 (12.95%) Senior Network Engineer
5 26 (11.61%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (10.71%) Implementation Engineer
7 18 (8.04%) Design Engineer
8 17 (7.59%) Ericsson Engineer
9 15 (6.70%) Technical Engineer
10 14 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
11 13 (5.80%) Analyst
11 13 (5.80%) Operations Engineer
11 13 (5.80%) Security Engineer
12 12 (5.36%) Network Operations Engineer
13 11 (4.91%) IT Support
13 11 (4.91%) Network Security Engineer
13 11 (4.91%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 11 (4.91%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.34%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (1.34%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.45%) CSS
2 1 (0.45%) HTML
2 1 (0.45%) LAMP
2 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.27%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.04%) Blackberry
2 18 (8.04%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (3.57%) iPad
4 7 (3.13%) PKI
5 5 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.23%) Clustering
6 4 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.89%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.89%) iPhone
7 2 (0.89%) NHS
7 2 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.45%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.45%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.45%) IVR
8 1 (0.45%) Replication
8 1 (0.45%) Statistics
8 1 (0.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 120 (53.57%) Windows
2 69 (30.80%) Windows Server
3 60 (26.79%) Linux
4 51 (22.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (19.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (12.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (9.82%) Windows XP
8 20 (8.93%) Unix
9 15 (6.70%) Windows 8
10 10 (4.46%) Debian
11 9 (4.02%) Windows 7
12 5 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.79%) Windows 10
14 3 (1.34%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.45%) Android
15 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.66%) ITIL
2 34 (15.18%) Load Balancing
3 25 (11.16%) Network Design
4 23 (10.27%) Change Control
5 19 (8.48%) Mentoring
6 18 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (8.04%) Network Architecture
7 16 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (6.70%) Project Management
8 15 (6.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 14 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
9 14 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 12 (5.36%) Presales
10 12 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (4.46%) Coaching
11 10 (4.46%) Incident Management
12 9 (4.02%) Business Continuity
12 9 (4.02%) DevOps
12 9 (4.02%) Trend Analysis
13 8 (3.57%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.93%) PowerShell
2 14 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 10 (4.46%) Python
4 9 (4.02%) Ruby
5 8 (3.57%) SQL
6 7 (3.13%) Perl
7 3 (1.34%) VB
8 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.45%) ABAP
9 1 (0.45%) C++
9 1 (0.45%) PHP
9 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (24.11%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (20.54%) CCNA
3 44 (19.64%) CCNP
4 30 (13.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (9.38%) MCSE
6 18 (8.04%) MCITP
7 17 (7.59%) MCSA
8 15 (6.70%) CCIE
9 12 (5.36%) MCP
10 11 (4.91%) CCDA
10 11 (4.91%) CCSE
11 9 (4.02%) CCSA
12 6 (2.68%) CCSP
12 6 (2.68%) JNCIA
13 5 (2.23%) CISSP
13 5 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.79%) CISA
14 4 (1.79%) CISM
14 4 (1.79%) JNCIS
14 4 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.39%) SLA
2 5 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.23%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 100 (44.64%) Active Directory
2 66 (29.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.04%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.14%) XenApp
5 10 (4.46%) vSphere
6 9 (4.02%) Docker
6 9 (4.02%) KVM
6 9 (4.02%) Xen
7 4 (1.79%) Firmware
7 4 (1.79%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.34%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.34%) XenServer
9 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.45%) Postfix
9 1 (0.45%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (0.45%) vCloud
9 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (7.59%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 10 (4.46%) DameWare
3 10 (4.46%) Nagios
4 9 (4.02%) Ansible
4 9 (4.02%) Munin
4 9 (4.02%) OpenNMS
4 9 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (4.02%) Puppet
4 9 (4.02%) Salt
4 9 (4.02%) Zenoss
5 8 (3.57%) Backup Exec
6 7 (3.13%) Cacti
6 7 (3.13%) SCCM
7 6 (2.68%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (2.23%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (2.23%) Opsview
9 4 (1.79%) AirWatch
9 4 (1.79%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 138 (61.61%) Cisco
2 85 (37.95%) Microsoft
3 74 (33.04%) VMware
4 55 (24.55%) Juniper
5 39 (17.41%) Citrix
6 31 (13.84%) HP
7 30 (13.39%) Symantec
8 25 (11.16%) CheckPoint
9 21 (9.38%) Brocade
10 17 (7.59%) Ericsson
10 17 (7.59%) NetApp
10 17 (7.59%) Redback
11 15 (6.70%) CommVault
11 15 (6.70%) Dell Compellent
12 12 (5.36%) Palo Alto
13 11 (4.91%) F5
13 11 (4.91%) Red Hat
14 8 (3.57%) SolarWinds
15 5 (2.23%) Riverbed
15 5 (2.23%) Sage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 6 days ago