The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 154 132 125
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 95 92 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.35% 1.73% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.12% 9.47% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 81 79
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1334 972 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.89% 18.26% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 754 762
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
England

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Yorkshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

VPN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -44 74 £43,000 +22.85% 11
South Yorkshire -14 8 £42,500 +47.82% 9
East Yorkshire - 8 - - 1
North Yorkshire -8 6 £35,000 +40.00% 1
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 117 (54.93%) Windows
2 110 (51.64%) Cisco
3 105 (49.30%) Firewall
4 88 (41.31%) Microsoft
5 86 (40.38%) Active Directory
5 86 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
5 86 (40.38%) WAN
6 80 (37.56%) TCP/IP
6 80 (37.56%) LAN
7 72 (33.80%) CCNA
8 69 (32.39%) MS Exchange
9 64 (30.05%) MPLS
10 63 (29.58%) Load Balancing
11 60 (28.17%) DNS
12 59 (27.70%) DHCP
13 53 (24.88%) SQL Server
14 52 (24.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 50 (23.47%) MS Excel
15 50 (23.47%) CCNP
15 50 (23.47%) Microsoft Certification
16 49 (23.00%) Linux
17 48 (22.54%) VMware
18 47 (22.07%) Cisco ASA
19 45 (21.13%) MCSE
20 41 (19.25%) ITIL
21 38 (17.84%) Blackberry
22 37 (17.37%) CheckPoint
22 37 (17.37%) VoIP
22 37 (17.37%) Exchange Server 2010
23 36 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 69 (32.39%) MS Exchange
2 37 (17.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (15.02%) SharePoint
3 32 (15.02%) Lync
4 31 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (11.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (7.51%) Apache
7 14 (6.57%) IIS
8 13 (6.10%) Tomcat
9 10 (4.69%) Office Communications Server
9 10 (4.69%) WebLogic
10 7 (3.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.94%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 50 (23.47%) MS Excel
2 33 (15.49%) MS Office
3 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.04%) Office 365
2 4 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (1.41%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (49.30%) Firewall
2 86 (40.38%) WAN
3 80 (37.56%) TCP/IP
3 80 (37.56%) LAN
4 64 (30.05%) MPLS
5 60 (28.17%) DNS
6 59 (27.70%) DHCP
7 47 (22.07%) Cisco ASA
8 37 (17.37%) VoIP
9 36 (16.90%) VLAN
10 32 (15.02%) Unified Communications
11 31 (14.55%) SAN
12 28 (13.15%) Internet
13 27 (12.68%) Cisco PIX
14 26 (12.21%) OSPF
15 24 (11.27%) Network Security
16 22 (10.33%) BGP
17 18 (8.45%) LDAP
18 15 (7.04%) SMTP
18 15 (7.04%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (24.88%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.98%) MySQL
4 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (6.10%) Subversion
2 10 (4.69%) Hudson
2 10 (4.69%) TeamCity
2 10 (4.69%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (9.86%) Finance
2 13 (6.10%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.35%) Law
5 4 (1.88%) Advertising
6 3 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (14.08%) Analyst
1 30 (14.08%) Network Engineer
2 29 (13.62%) Administrator
3 20 (9.39%) Support Analyst
4 19 (8.92%) Support Engineer
5 17 (7.98%) Technical Support
6 15 (7.04%) Architect
6 15 (7.04%) Network Administrator
7 14 (6.57%) Senior Network Engineer
7 14 (6.57%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (4.69%) Desktop Support
9 10 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (4.69%) Team Leader
10 9 (4.23%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (4.23%) Desktop Analyst
10 9 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (3.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 7 (3.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.10%) .NET
2 7 (3.29%) LAMP
3 4 (1.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.47%) COM
4 1 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.84%) Blackberry
2 18 (8.45%) PKI
3 13 (6.10%) Clustering
4 10 (4.69%) IVR
5 9 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.76%) CMDB
7 6 (2.82%) SecurID
8 4 (1.88%) Open Source
8 4 (1.88%) Firmware
9 3 (1.41%) iPad
9 3 (1.41%) iPhone
9 3 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.94%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.94%) FMCG
10 2 (0.94%) PDA
10 2 (0.94%) Statistics
10 2 (0.94%) NHS
11 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.47%) Replication
11 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 117 (54.93%) Windows
2 52 (24.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (23.00%) Linux
4 27 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (9.39%) Windows 7
6 16 (7.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (5.63%) Windows XP
7 12 (5.63%) UNIX
8 11 (5.16%) Debian
8 11 (5.16%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.69%) Fedora
10 5 (2.35%) Android
11 3 (1.41%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.94%) CentOS
12 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.94%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.47%) HPUX
13 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (29.58%) Load Balancing
2 41 (19.25%) ITIL
3 20 (9.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (9.39%) Service Delivery
4 19 (8.92%) Change Management
5 15 (7.04%) Project Management
5 15 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (5.63%) Network Design
6 12 (5.63%) PRINCE2
7 11 (5.16%) Configuration Management
8 10 (4.69%) Network Architecture
9 9 (4.23%) Supplier Management
10 8 (3.76%) Change Control
11 7 (3.29%) ERP
11 7 (3.29%) Problem Management
12 6 (2.82%) DevOps
12 6 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (2.82%) Business Continuity
13 5 (2.35%) BCP
13 5 (2.35%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.62%) PowerShell
2 16 (7.51%) Perl
3 13 (6.10%) Python
3 13 (6.10%) Bash Shell
4 11 (5.16%) SQL
5 10 (4.69%) Java
6 8 (3.76%) C
7 7 (3.29%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.88%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.41%) VB
9 3 (1.41%) Ruby
10 2 (0.94%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.94%) VBScript
11 1 (0.47%) C++
11 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (33.80%) CCNA
3 50 (23.47%) CCNP
3 50 (23.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (21.13%) MCSE
5 23 (10.80%) MCSA
6 19 (8.92%) MCP
7 18 (8.45%) MCITP
8 11 (5.16%) CCIE
8 11 (5.16%) CCSE
9 9 (4.23%) CCSA
10 8 (3.76%) Check Point Certification
10 8 (3.76%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (3.29%) Degree
11 7 (3.29%) MCTS
12 5 (2.35%) Security Cleared
13 4 (1.88%) CCIP
14 3 (1.41%) CCDA
14 3 (1.41%) CCDP
15 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.08%) SLA
2 3 (1.41%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 86 (40.38%) Active Directory
2 36 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (6.57%) Xen
5 13 (6.10%) Hyper-V
6 12 (5.63%) UAG
6 12 (5.63%) XenApp
7 10 (4.69%) qmail
8 7 (3.29%) vSphere
9 6 (2.82%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.41%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.94%) XenServer
11 2 (0.94%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.47%) Postfix
12 1 (0.47%) vCloud
12 1 (0.47%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 15 (7.04%) Nagios
2 10 (4.69%) WSUS
3 8 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.29%) Pingdom
5 6 (2.82%) SCCM
6 4 (1.88%) Puppet
6 4 (1.88%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.88%) Opsview
6 4 (1.88%) SCOM
7 3 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.41%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.41%) Cacti
8 2 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.94%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.94%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.47%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.47%) SCSM
Vendors
1 110 (51.64%) Cisco
2 88 (41.31%) Microsoft
3 48 (22.54%) VMware
4 37 (17.37%) CheckPoint
5 25 (11.74%) Citrix
6 20 (9.39%) HP
7 18 (8.45%) Veritas
8 16 (7.51%) Juniper
9 14 (6.57%) Mitel
10 12 (5.63%) Polycom
10 12 (5.63%) Siemens
11 11 (5.16%) Apple
12 10 (4.69%) JBoss
12 10 (4.69%) NetApp
13 9 (4.23%) SolarWinds
14 8 (3.76%) Symantec
15 7 (3.29%) CommVault
15 7 (3.29%) New Relic
15 7 (3.29%) F5
16 6 (2.82%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stephenson Group Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £9.00 - £11.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Circa £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spire Healthcare
Salary: £19,200 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 9 days ago