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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 113 112 155
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +43
Permanent jobs citing VPN 92 93 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.32% 2.09% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.65% 12.65% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 86 88 55
Median salary £36,000 £43,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +42.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
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
628 735 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.84% 16.50% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 506 603 715
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
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

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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

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 31 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 31 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 +3 71 £37,500 -23.46% 6
Bradford +16 14 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Castleford -1 2 £22,750 +1.11%
Wakefield - 2 £23,250 -
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Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 132 (60.55%) Cisco
2 116 (53.21%) Windows
3 114 (52.29%) Firewall
4 94 (43.12%) Active Directory
5 79 (36.24%) MS Exchange
6 77 (35.32%) Microsoft
7 73 (33.49%) VMware
8 71 (32.57%) DNS
8 71 (32.57%) Windows Server
9 66 (30.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 66 (30.28%) TCP/IP
10 65 (29.82%) Linux
11 58 (26.61%) VoIP
11 58 (26.61%) MPLS
12 56 (25.69%) Juniper
12 56 (25.69%) WAN
12 56 (25.69%) MS Excel
13 54 (24.77%) BGP
14 52 (23.85%) ITIL
14 52 (23.85%) Exchange Server 2010
15 51 (23.39%) Cisco Certification
16 50 (22.94%) LAN
17 48 (22.02%) Windows Server 2008
18 47 (21.56%) Telecoms
19 45 (20.64%) Citrix
20 44 (20.18%) OSPF
21 43 (19.72%) SAN
21 43 (19.72%) DHCP
22 42 (19.27%) CCNP
22 42 (19.27%) CCNA

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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 79 (36.24%) MS Exchange
2 52 (23.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (10.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (7.80%) Skype for Business
5 15 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (4.13%) IIS
6 9 (4.13%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.38%) Apache
8 3 (1.38%) Confluence
9 2 (0.92%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 56 (25.69%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.92%) Line 500
2 2 (0.92%) Magento
2 2 (0.92%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.75%) Office 365
2 5 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 114 (52.29%) Firewall
2 71 (32.57%) DNS
3 66 (30.28%) TCP/IP
4 58 (26.61%) MPLS
4 58 (26.61%) VoIP
5 56 (25.69%) WAN
6 54 (24.77%) BGP
7 50 (22.94%) LAN
8 44 (20.18%) OSPF
9 43 (19.72%) DHCP
9 43 (19.72%) SAN
10 42 (19.27%) IPsec
11 41 (18.81%) VLAN
12 40 (18.35%) SSL
13 34 (15.60%) Network Security
14 32 (14.68%) Cisco ASA
15 29 (13.30%) HSRP
15 29 (13.30%) VRRP
16 22 (10.09%) NAS
17 19 (8.72%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.38%) Big Data
5 3 (1.38%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.92%) MySQL
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.38%) JIRA
2 3 (1.38%) Subversion
3 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (21.56%) Telecoms
2 20 (9.17%) Finance
3 10 (4.59%) Law
4 4 (1.83%) Back Office
5 2 (0.92%) Automotive
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (33.94%) Network Engineer
2 42 (19.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (13.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 28 (12.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 28 (12.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 28 (12.84%) IT Engineer
5 24 (11.01%) Implementation Engineer
5 24 (11.01%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (8.26%) Design Engineer
7 17 (7.80%) Ericsson Engineer
8 14 (6.42%) Analyst
9 13 (5.96%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (5.50%) Operations Engineer
10 12 (5.50%) Support Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) IT Support
11 11 (5.05%) Messaging Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) Network Operations Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.38%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (0.92%) LAMP
3 1 (0.46%) CSS
3 1 (0.46%) HTML
3 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.01%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.26%) Blackberry
3 17 (7.80%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (3.21%) Clustering
5 6 (2.75%) iPad
5 6 (2.75%) PKI
6 5 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.92%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.92%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.92%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.92%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.46%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.46%) IVR
9 1 (0.46%) Replication
9 1 (0.46%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.46%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 116 (53.21%) Windows
2 71 (32.57%) Windows Server
3 65 (29.82%) Linux
4 48 (22.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (18.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (10.09%) Windows XP
8 17 (7.80%) Unix
9 15 (6.88%) Windows 8
10 11 (5.05%) Debian
11 8 (3.67%) Windows 7
12 7 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (3.21%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.38%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.85%) ITIL
2 31 (14.22%) Load Balancing
3 25 (11.47%) Network Design
4 21 (9.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (9.17%) Change Control
6 18 (8.26%) Mentoring
6 18 (8.26%) Network Architecture
7 16 (7.34%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (5.96%) Project Management
8 13 (5.96%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (5.96%) Service Delivery
9 11 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (5.05%) Presales
10 10 (4.59%) Coaching
10 10 (4.59%) Incident Management
10 10 (4.59%) Trend Analysis
11 9 (4.13%) DevOps
11 9 (4.13%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (3.67%) Business Continuity Planning
12 8 (3.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.80%) PowerShell
2 14 (6.42%) Bash Shell
3 9 (4.13%) Python
3 9 (4.13%) Ruby
3 9 (4.13%) SQL
4 7 (3.21%) Perl
5 4 (1.83%) VB
6 2 (0.92%) C++
6 2 (0.92%) PHP
6 2 (0.92%) VBA
7 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (23.39%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (19.27%) CCNA
2 42 (19.27%) CCNP
3 31 (14.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (10.09%) MCSA
4 22 (10.09%) MCSE
5 17 (7.80%) MCITP
6 13 (5.96%) MCP
7 11 (5.05%) CCSE
8 10 (4.59%) CCIE
9 9 (4.13%) CCSA
10 8 (3.67%) CCDA
11 7 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.83%) CCSP
12 4 (1.83%) CISSP
12 4 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.83%) Degree
12 4 (1.83%) JNCIA
12 4 (1.83%) JNCIS
12 4 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (15.14%) SLA
2 4 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 94 (43.12%) Active Directory
2 66 (30.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (10.55%) Hyper-V
4 18 (8.26%) XenApp
5 9 (4.13%) Docker
5 9 (4.13%) KVM
5 9 (4.13%) vSphere
5 9 (4.13%) Xen
6 8 (3.67%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.29%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.38%) Firmware
8 3 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.38%) XenServer
9 2 (0.92%) Postfix
9 2 (0.92%) SpamAssassin
10 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.46%) vCloud
10 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (6.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (5.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 11 (5.05%) DameWare
4 10 (4.59%) Backup Exec
4 10 (4.59%) Nagios
5 9 (4.13%) Ansible
5 9 (4.13%) Munin
5 9 (4.13%) OpenNMS
5 9 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (4.13%) Puppet
5 9 (4.13%) Salt
5 9 (4.13%) Zenoss
6 8 (3.67%) SCCM
7 7 (3.21%) Cacti
7 7 (3.21%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (2.75%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (2.29%) Opsview
10 4 (1.83%) AirWatch
10 4 (1.83%) XenMobile
11 3 (1.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 132 (60.55%) Cisco
2 77 (35.32%) Microsoft
3 73 (33.49%) VMware
4 56 (25.69%) Juniper
5 45 (20.64%) Citrix
6 31 (14.22%) Symantec
7 30 (13.76%) HP
8 25 (11.47%) CheckPoint
9 23 (10.55%) Brocade
10 19 (8.72%) NetApp
11 17 (7.80%) Ericsson
11 17 (7.80%) Redback
12 15 (6.88%) CommVault
12 15 (6.88%) Dell Compellent
13 13 (5.96%) Red Hat
14 10 (4.59%) F5
15 9 (4.13%) Palo Alto
15 9 (4.13%) Sage
16 8 (3.67%) SolarWinds
17 6 (2.75%) Kaspersky
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Leeds
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year
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Todmorden High School
Salary: From £27,924 to £29,558 per annum
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