The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 156 171 132
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -39
Permanent jobs citing VPN 97 85 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.42% 1.20% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.84% 6.42% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 84 55 80
Average salary £35,750 £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% +49.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,750 £24,675
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
VPN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1097 1323 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.03% 18.62% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 908 1025 780
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +16 82 £35,000 -17.64% 12
North Yorkshire +7 8 £45,000 +38.46% 1
South Yorkshire -1 5 £35,500 - 4
East Yorkshire -1 2 £21,750 - 1
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 143 (60.85%) Windows
2 125 (53.19%) Active Directory
3 124 (52.77%) Cisco
3 124 (52.77%) Microsoft
4 117 (49.79%) VMware
5 112 (47.66%) WAN
6 102 (43.40%) LAN
7 98 (41.70%) Firewall
8 87 (37.02%) VMware Infrastructure
9 84 (35.74%) SAN
10 83 (35.32%) DNS
11 82 (34.89%) MS Exchange
12 81 (34.47%) MS Excel
13 78 (33.19%) Cisco Certification
14 69 (29.36%) ITIL
15 68 (28.94%) Linux
15 68 (28.94%) VoIP
16 62 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2010
17 59 (25.11%) Network Security
17 59 (25.11%) TCP/IP
18 54 (22.98%) MPLS
19 51 (21.70%) Citrix
20 50 (21.28%) SQL Server
21 49 (20.85%) DHCP
21 49 (20.85%) HP
21 49 (20.85%) BGP
21 49 (20.85%) Data Centre
22 45 (19.15%) CheckPoint
23 43 (18.30%) CCNA
24 42 (17.87%) MS Office

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 82 (34.89%) MS Exchange
2 62 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.55%) IIS
6 5 (2.13%) Apache
6 5 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.70%) nginx
8 3 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.85%) JBoss
9 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.85%) Lync
9 2 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.43%) CMS
10 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 81 (34.47%) MS Excel
2 42 (17.87%) MS Office
3 22 (9.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.28%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (47.66%) WAN
2 102 (43.40%) LAN
3 98 (41.70%) Firewall
4 84 (35.74%) SAN
5 83 (35.32%) DNS
6 68 (28.94%) VoIP
7 59 (25.11%) TCP/IP
7 59 (25.11%) Network Security
8 54 (22.98%) MPLS
9 49 (20.85%) BGP
9 49 (20.85%) DHCP
10 41 (17.45%) Cisco ASA
11 40 (17.02%) NAS
12 38 (16.17%) IPsec
13 37 (15.74%) OSPF
14 21 (8.94%) IPv4
14 21 (8.94%) IPv6
15 16 (6.81%) SSL
15 16 (6.81%) VLAN
16 15 (6.38%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (5.96%) MySQL
5 12 (5.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (3.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (3.83%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.83%) Riak
7 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (2.13%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.85%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.85%) Hudson
2 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.85%) Subversion
3 1 (0.43%) Maven
3 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 32 (13.62%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.98%) Legal
3 6 (2.55%) Finance
4 5 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (21.70%) Network Engineer
2 49 (20.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (13.62%) Senior Network Engineer
4 27 (11.49%) Analyst
5 25 (10.64%) Technical Engineer
6 22 (9.36%) Technical Support
7 13 (5.53%) Architect
7 13 (5.53%) Consultant
7 13 (5.53%) Administrator
7 13 (5.53%) Infrastructure Architect
7 13 (5.53%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 12 (5.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (5.11%) Network Consultant
8 12 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (4.68%) Security Engineer
10 10 (4.26%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.40%) Server Support
11 8 (3.40%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.55%) HTML
2 2 (0.85%) .NET
3 1 (0.43%) J2EE
3 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.85%) Data Centre
2 21 (8.94%) Clustering
3 13 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.83%) Replication
4 9 (3.83%) Statistics
4 9 (3.83%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.98%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.13%) E-Learning
9 4 (1.70%) iPhone
9 4 (1.70%) iPad
10 3 (1.28%) CESG
11 2 (0.85%) CMDB
12 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.43%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.43%) Tandem
12 1 (0.43%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 143 (60.85%) Windows
2 68 (28.94%) Linux
3 42 (17.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (17.45%) UNIX
5 24 (10.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (10.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (6.81%) Windows 8
7 13 (5.53%) Windows XP
8 11 (4.68%) Windows 7
9 10 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.55%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.28%) Solaris
12 2 (0.85%) Debian
12 2 (0.85%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (29.36%) ITIL
2 26 (11.06%) Change Control
3 22 (9.36%) Load Balancing
4 21 (8.94%) Service Delivery
5 20 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
6 19 (8.09%) Network Design
7 18 (7.66%) Project Management
7 18 (7.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (6.81%) Penetration Testing
9 14 (5.96%) Business Continuity
9 14 (5.96%) BCP
10 13 (5.53%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (5.11%) Line Management
12 11 (4.68%) Change Management
13 10 (4.26%) PRINCE2
13 10 (4.26%) Information Security
13 10 (4.26%) Mentoring
14 9 (3.83%) Network Architecture
14 9 (3.83%) Business Continuity Planning
14 9 (3.83%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.26%) Python
2 8 (3.40%) Perl
3 7 (2.98%) SQL
4 5 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.70%) Java
5 4 (1.70%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 78 (33.19%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (18.30%) CCNA
3 35 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (14.47%) CCNP
5 20 (8.51%) CCIE
6 16 (6.81%) MCSA
6 16 (6.81%) MCP
7 11 (4.68%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (4.26%) CCSA
8 10 (4.26%) CCSE
8 10 (4.26%) MCTS
9 9 (3.83%) Degree
9 9 (3.83%) ISEB
10 7 (2.98%) CCDA
10 7 (2.98%) CCDP
11 5 (2.13%) CCIP
11 5 (2.13%) CISSP
11 5 (2.13%) MCITP
12 4 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.77%) SLA
2 24 (10.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (7.66%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.28%) COBIT
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 125 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 87 (37.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (11.49%) XenApp
4 17 (7.23%) VMware ESX
5 15 (6.38%) vSphere
6 13 (5.53%) Hyper-V
7 9 (3.83%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (3.40%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.70%) XenServer
9 4 (1.70%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.28%) Xen
10 3 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.85%) KVM
11 2 (0.85%) Firmware
11 2 (0.85%) qmail
12 1 (0.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (6.81%) FortiGate
2 15 (6.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (4.26%) Opsview
4 9 (3.83%) Nagios
5 7 (2.98%) WSUS
5 7 (2.98%) SolarWinds Orion
6 6 (2.55%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.13%) Nessus
7 5 (2.13%) Nmap
7 5 (2.13%) CORE IMPACT
8 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.85%) Pingdom
8 2 (0.85%) DameWare
9 1 (0.43%) SCCM
9 1 (0.43%) SCOM
9 1 (0.43%) OpenView
9 1 (0.43%) Foglight
Vendors
1 124 (52.77%) Cisco
1 124 (52.77%) Microsoft
2 117 (49.79%) VMware
3 51 (21.70%) Citrix
4 49 (20.85%) HP
5 45 (19.15%) CheckPoint
6 42 (17.87%) NetApp
7 25 (10.64%) Dell Compellent
8 20 (8.51%) Juniper
9 18 (7.66%) Brocade
10 17 (7.23%) F5
11 15 (6.38%) Symantec
11 15 (6.38%) CommVault
12 13 (5.53%) Oracle
12 13 (5.53%) Civica
13 11 (4.68%) WatchGuard
13 11 (4.68%) Red Hat
14 10 (4.26%) Kaspersky
14 10 (4.26%) Infoblox
15 9 (3.83%) IBM
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Market leading salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £41000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
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