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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 113 135 120
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 140 124 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.08% 1.73% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.38% 8.70% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 123 89 88
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
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
1131 1426 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.84% 19.86% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1075 695
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +7 101 £40,000 - 8
North Yorkshire +12 22 £37,500 +7.14% 4
South Yorkshire +7 16 £40,000 +33.33% 6
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 155 (60.78%) Windows
2 144 (56.47%) Cisco
3 134 (52.55%) Active Directory
4 126 (49.41%) Microsoft
5 113 (44.31%) WAN
6 109 (42.75%) Firewall
7 108 (42.35%) VMware
8 97 (38.04%) DNS
9 96 (37.65%) LAN
9 96 (37.65%) MS Excel
10 84 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
11 80 (31.37%) MS Exchange
11 80 (31.37%) ITIL
11 80 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
12 75 (29.41%) Linux
13 73 (28.63%) SAN
14 72 (28.24%) TCP/IP
15 65 (25.49%) MPLS
16 62 (24.31%) HP
17 57 (22.35%) VoIP
18 56 (21.96%) BGP
19 54 (21.18%) Network Security
20 53 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2010
21 52 (20.39%) DHCP
22 49 (19.22%) MS Office
23 47 (18.43%) SQL Server
24 46 (18.04%) Telecoms
25 44 (17.25%) Citrix
26 42 (16.47%) OSPF
27 41 (16.08%) NetApp

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 80 (31.37%) MS Exchange
2 53 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (7.06%) Apache
5 17 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (6.27%) nginx
7 13 (5.10%) SharePoint
8 10 (3.92%) Tomcat
8 10 (3.92%) IIS
9 9 (3.53%) JBoss
9 9 (3.53%) WebLogic
10 8 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (3.14%) Lync
11 3 (1.18%) CMS
12 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 96 (37.65%) MS Excel
2 49 (19.22%) MS Office
3 32 (12.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.35%) Office 365
2 4 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 113 (44.31%) WAN
2 109 (42.75%) Firewall
3 97 (38.04%) DNS
4 96 (37.65%) LAN
5 73 (28.63%) SAN
6 72 (28.24%) TCP/IP
7 65 (25.49%) MPLS
8 57 (22.35%) VoIP
9 56 (21.96%) BGP
10 54 (21.18%) Network Security
11 52 (20.39%) DHCP
12 42 (16.47%) OSPF
13 40 (15.69%) Cisco ASA
14 36 (14.12%) NAS
15 31 (12.16%) IPsec
16 27 (10.59%) VLAN
17 25 (9.80%) IPv6
18 24 (9.41%) IPv4
19 23 (9.02%) IP Telephony
20 20 (7.84%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.43%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.16%) MySQL
3 21 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (5.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (5.10%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.10%) Riak
6 5 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.39%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (4.31%) Subversion
1 11 (4.31%) Git (software)
1 11 (4.31%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.53%) TeamCity
2 9 (3.53%) Hudson
3 8 (3.14%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.78%) AnthillPro
4 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.39%) Maven
5 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 46 (18.04%) Telecoms
2 9 (3.53%) Finance
3 7 (2.75%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.35%) Legal
5 3 (1.18%) Electronics
6 2 (0.78%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (18.43%) Network Engineer
1 47 (18.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (12.16%) Senior Network Engineer
3 24 (9.41%) Analyst
4 18 (7.06%) Administrator
5 17 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (6.27%) Architect
6 16 (6.27%) Technical Engineer
6 16 (6.27%) Infrastructure Architect
7 12 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (4.71%) Consultant
8 11 (4.31%) Network Consultant
8 11 (4.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (4.31%) Linux Administrator
8 11 (4.31%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 10 (3.92%) Security Engineer
10 9 (3.53%) Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (3.53%) Technical Support
10 9 (3.53%) Service Analyst
11 8 (3.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.92%) .NET
2 2 (0.78%) J2EE
2 2 (0.78%) Web Services
2 2 (0.78%) XMPP
2 2 (0.78%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.39%) J2ME
3 1 (0.39%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.39%) Spring
3 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.39%) JSP
3 1 (0.39%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.08%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.27%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (3.92%) Statistics
4 8 (3.14%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.75%) CESG
5 7 (2.75%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.35%) Clustering
6 6 (2.35%) CMDB
6 6 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.96%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.18%) Replication
10 2 (0.78%) IVR
10 2 (0.78%) EPoS
10 2 (0.78%) Tandem
10 2 (0.78%) iPhone
10 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 155 (60.78%) Windows
2 75 (29.41%) Linux
3 40 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (11.37%) UNIX
5 26 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (9.41%) Windows 7
7 20 (7.84%) Windows 8
8 17 (6.67%) Windows XP
9 16 (6.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.92%) Debian
12 7 (2.75%) Windows Vista
13 6 (2.35%) CentOS
14 4 (1.57%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.18%) Solaris
16 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (31.37%) ITIL
2 33 (12.94%) Load Balancing
3 21 (8.24%) Service Delivery
4 19 (7.45%) Project Management
4 19 (7.45%) Network Design
5 16 (6.27%) Change Control
6 15 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 15 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 15 (5.88%) BCP
7 14 (5.49%) Business Continuity
7 14 (5.49%) DevOps
8 13 (5.10%) TOGAF
8 13 (5.10%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (4.71%) Incident Management
10 11 (4.31%) Validation
10 11 (4.31%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (3.92%) Business Continuity Planning
11 10 (3.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.84%) Perl
1 20 (7.84%) Python
1 20 (7.84%) PowerShell
2 19 (7.45%) Bash Shell
3 12 (4.71%) Java
4 10 (3.92%) SQL
5 5 (1.96%) PHP
5 5 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.18%) Ruby
8 2 (0.78%) C#
9 1 (0.39%) C++
9 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (15.69%) CCNP
3 35 (13.73%) CCNA
4 28 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (7.06%) CCIE
6 16 (6.27%) Degree
7 15 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (5.10%) ISEB
8 13 (5.10%) MCP
8 13 (5.10%) CCIP
9 12 (4.71%) CCSA
10 11 (4.31%) CCSE
10 11 (4.31%) MCITP
10 11 (4.31%) MCSA
11 10 (3.92%) MCSE
11 10 (3.92%) CCDA
12 8 (3.14%) CCDP
13 5 (1.96%) MCTS
14 3 (1.18%) CISA
14 3 (1.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.59%) SLA
2 18 (7.06%) PCI DSS
3 16 (6.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.18%) COBIT
5 1 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 134 (52.55%) Active Directory
2 84 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (9.41%) VMware ESX
4 17 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 16 (6.27%) XenApp
5 16 (6.27%) vSphere
6 13 (5.10%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (3.53%) qmail
8 6 (2.35%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.18%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.18%) KVM
10 2 (0.78%) vCloud
10 2 (0.78%) Firmware
10 2 (0.78%) Gluster
10 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.39%) Postfix
11 1 (0.39%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (7.45%) FortiGate
2 16 (6.27%) Nagios
3 11 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.53%) Pingdom
5 8 (3.14%) Nessus
5 8 (3.14%) Nmap
5 8 (3.14%) CORE IMPACT
6 7 (2.75%) Backup Exec
6 7 (2.75%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (2.35%) DameWare
8 5 (1.96%) Opsview
8 5 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (1.57%) SCCM
10 3 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.78%) Puppet
11 2 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.78%) WSUS
11 2 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.78%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 144 (56.47%) Cisco
2 126 (49.41%) Microsoft
3 108 (42.35%) VMware
4 62 (24.31%) HP
5 44 (17.25%) Citrix
6 41 (16.08%) NetApp
7 36 (14.12%) CheckPoint
8 26 (10.20%) Brocade
9 22 (8.63%) F5
10 19 (7.45%) Juniper
11 17 (6.67%) Red Hat
12 16 (6.27%) CommVault
12 16 (6.27%) Dell Compellent
13 15 (5.88%) Oracle
14 14 (5.49%) Infoblox
15 13 (5.10%) IBM
15 13 (5.10%) EMC
16 11 (4.31%) Symantec
16 11 (4.31%) Civica
17 9 (3.53%) New Relic
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum free parking
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £16000 - £20800 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: Competitive £ plus bens such as excellent pension, 25+ days hol & more
Posted: 10 days ago
Rotherham, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Posted: 14 days ago