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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 62 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.42% 0.27% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% 1.56% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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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
117 64 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 24.38% 16.98% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 94 41 75
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) FMCG
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Debian
4 1 (25.00%) Sage
4 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) C

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Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Postfix
2 1 (25.00%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint