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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 57 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.55% 0.21% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 1.05% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -5.55%
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
40 95 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 10.96% 20.30% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 35 62 37
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
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 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) 2G
3 4 (66.67%) Xen
3 4 (66.67%) 3G
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) SIEM
5 1 (16.67%) FWSM
5 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) 2G
2 4 (66.67%) 3G
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) FWSM
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) RIP
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Network Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Network Support
2 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (16.67%) SIEM
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (16.67%) Validation
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (66.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) Websense
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat