The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 47 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.91% 0.95% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.21% 3.85% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -48.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VPN
North 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 York region.

Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 104 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 14.48% 24.59% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 44 87 55
Average salary £24,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in York

VPN
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the York region.

VPN Salary Trend in York

VPN
Top 27 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
1 8 (88.89%) VLAN
2 7 (77.78%) SecurID
2 7 (77.78%) Kerberos
2 7 (77.78%) SSL
2 7 (77.78%) LDAP
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) NetScreen
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) Electronics
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Mitel

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) VLAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) IPsec
2 7 (77.78%) Kerberos
2 7 (77.78%) LDAP
2 7 (77.78%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) NetScreen
3 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Administrator
1 7 (77.78%) IT Administrator
1 7 (77.78%) IT Security Administrator
1 7 (77.78%) Security Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
1 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel