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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 119 163 131
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -32
Permanent jobs citing VPN 143 102 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.30% 1.43% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.26% 8.64% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 133 101 115
Average salary £42,750 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.42% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
937 1181 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.06% 16.58% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 786 942 837
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +55 117 £43,000 +7.50% 14
North Yorkshire +24 15 £30,500 +1.66% 2
East Yorkshire +5 7 £25,500 - 1
South Yorkshire -10 4 £55,000 +57.14% 2
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 161 (61.22%) Windows
2 141 (53.61%) Cisco
3 139 (52.85%) Active Directory
4 121 (46.01%) Microsoft
5 114 (43.35%) Firewall
6 102 (38.78%) MS Exchange
7 88 (33.46%) VMware
8 83 (31.56%) TCP/IP
8 83 (31.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 82 (31.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 77 (29.28%) Exchange Server 2010
11 74 (28.14%) DNS
12 73 (27.76%) Windows Server
13 66 (25.10%) Linux
14 63 (23.95%) Windows Server 2012
15 60 (22.81%) ITIL
15 60 (22.81%) WAN
15 60 (22.81%) LAN
16 59 (22.43%) MS Excel
16 59 (22.43%) SAN
17 55 (20.91%) SQL Server
18 54 (20.53%) Citrix
19 52 (19.77%) MPLS
20 51 (19.39%) Windows Server 2003
20 51 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
21 50 (19.01%) Exchange Server 2013
22 49 (18.63%) Juniper
23 47 (17.87%) SSL
24 46 (17.49%) IPsec
25 45 (17.11%) Symantec

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 102 (38.78%) MS Exchange
2 77 (29.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (19.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (11.03%) Skype for Business
5 27 (10.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (5.70%) IIS
7 10 (3.80%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.66%) Apache
9 6 (2.28%) nginx
10 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.14%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.76%) JBoss
12 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 59 (22.43%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.79%) MS Office
3 8 (3.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.52%) Office 365
4 3 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 114 (43.35%) Firewall
2 83 (31.56%) TCP/IP
3 74 (28.14%) DNS
4 60 (22.81%) LAN
4 60 (22.81%) WAN
5 59 (22.43%) SAN
6 52 (19.77%) MPLS
7 47 (17.87%) SSL
8 46 (17.49%) IPsec
9 44 (16.73%) BGP
10 43 (16.35%) VoIP
11 42 (15.97%) VLAN
12 36 (13.69%) Network Security
13 35 (13.31%) Cisco ASA
14 33 (12.55%) OSPF
15 32 (12.17%) DHCP
16 30 (11.41%) Unified Communications
17 28 (10.65%) NAS
18 25 (9.51%) Wireless
19 18 (6.84%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (20.91%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (7.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.42%) MySQL
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.38%) Big Data
6 1 (0.38%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.38%) Riak
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (3.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.52%) Subversion
3 3 (1.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.76%) AnthillPro
5 1 (0.38%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.38%) Hudson
5 1 (0.38%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (15.59%) Telecoms
2 16 (6.08%) Finance
3 9 (3.42%) Law
4 4 (1.52%) Marketing
5 3 (1.14%) Back Office
5 3 (1.14%) Electronics
5 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.76%) Banking
6 2 (0.76%) Legal
6 2 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (19.77%) Network Engineer
2 38 (14.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (11.03%) Technical Engineer
4 27 (10.27%) IT Engineer
5 23 (8.75%) Messaging Engineer
6 22 (8.37%) Support Engineer
7 19 (7.22%) Cisco Engineer
7 19 (7.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 19 (7.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.84%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 17 (6.46%) Implementation Engineer
9 17 (6.46%) Lync Engineer
9 17 (6.46%) Microsoft Engineer
10 16 (6.08%) Senior Network Engineer
11 14 (5.32%) IT Support
11 14 (5.32%) Security Engineer
12 13 (4.94%) Active Directory Engineer
12 13 (4.94%) Administrator
12 13 (4.94%) Analyst
12 13 (4.94%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.04%) .NET
2 6 (2.28%) LAMP
2 6 (2.28%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (1.14%) XMPP
4 2 (0.76%) CSS
5 1 (0.38%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.38%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.38%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.38%) J2EE
5 1 (0.38%) J2ME
5 1 (0.38%) JSP
5 1 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.38%) Servlets
5 1 (0.38%) Spring
5 1 (0.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.45%) Data Centre
2 29 (11.03%) Blackberry
3 26 (9.89%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (4.56%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.80%) iPhone
6 9 (3.42%) Clustering
7 8 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.04%) NHS
7 8 (3.04%) SecurID
8 7 (2.66%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (2.66%) iPad
9 6 (2.28%) PKI
10 5 (1.90%) e-Health
11 4 (1.52%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.52%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.76%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.76%) Security Operations Centre
14 1 (0.38%) Cybercrime
14 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 161 (61.22%) Windows
2 83 (31.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (27.76%) Windows Server
4 66 (25.10%) Linux
5 63 (23.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (19.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (13.31%) Unix
8 23 (8.75%) Windows 7
9 19 (7.22%) Windows XP
10 18 (6.84%) Windows 8
11 10 (3.80%) Debian
12 5 (1.90%) Android
12 5 (1.90%) CentOS
13 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.14%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.76%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.81%) ITIL
2 43 (16.35%) Load Balancing
3 34 (12.93%) Change Control
4 29 (11.03%) Service Delivery
5 25 (9.51%) Cybersecurity
6 23 (8.75%) Presales
7 21 (7.98%) Project Management
8 20 (7.60%) Mentoring
9 19 (7.22%) Technical Architecture
10 17 (6.46%) Network Design
11 13 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (4.94%) Migration
12 12 (4.56%) DevOps
13 11 (4.18%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (3.80%) Change Management
14 10 (3.80%) Network Monitoring
14 10 (3.80%) Service Management
15 9 (3.42%) Coaching
15 9 (3.42%) Information Security
15 9 (3.42%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.41%) PowerShell
2 21 (7.98%) Bash Shell
3 16 (6.08%) Python
4 15 (5.70%) SQL
5 13 (4.94%) Perl
6 10 (3.80%) Ruby
7 6 (2.28%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.52%) PHP
9 3 (1.14%) ABAP
9 3 (1.14%) Java
10 1 (0.38%) C++
10 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (14.83%) CCNP
3 37 (14.07%) CCNA
4 33 (12.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (9.51%) MCSE
6 24 (9.13%) MCITP
7 17 (6.46%) CCIE
8 11 (4.18%) CCDA
8 11 (4.18%) Degree
9 8 (3.04%) CCSE
9 8 (3.04%) MCP
10 7 (2.66%) MCSA
11 6 (2.28%) CCSA
12 5 (1.90%) CCNP Voice
12 5 (1.90%) CCSP
12 5 (1.90%) CISSP
12 5 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.52%) CISA
13 4 (1.52%) CISM
13 4 (1.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.27%) SLA
2 13 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.90%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.52%) COBIT
5 1 (0.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 139 (52.85%) Active Directory
2 82 (31.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (10.65%) XenApp
4 14 (5.32%) Hyper-V
5 9 (3.42%) vSphere
6 8 (3.04%) KVM
7 7 (2.66%) Docker
7 7 (2.66%) Xen
8 4 (1.52%) Firmware
8 4 (1.52%) ISA Server
8 4 (1.52%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.14%) ProxySG
9 3 (1.14%) Sendmail
9 3 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (1.14%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.76%) vCloud
10 2 (0.76%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.38%) BIND 9
11 1 (0.38%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 33 (12.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 24 (9.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 13 (4.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (3.80%) Puppet
6 9 (3.42%) Opsview
7 8 (3.04%) Nagios
8 7 (2.66%) Ansible
8 7 (2.66%) DameWare
8 7 (2.66%) Munin
8 7 (2.66%) OpenNMS
8 7 (2.66%) Salt
8 7 (2.66%) XenMobile
8 7 (2.66%) Zenoss
9 6 (2.28%) Cacti
10 5 (1.90%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (1.52%) AirWatch
12 3 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (1.14%) Proventia
12 3 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 141 (53.61%) Cisco
2 121 (46.01%) Microsoft
3 88 (33.46%) VMware
4 54 (20.53%) Citrix
5 49 (18.63%) Juniper
6 45 (17.11%) Symantec
7 38 (14.45%) CheckPoint
8 34 (12.93%) HP
9 30 (11.41%) NetApp
10 27 (10.27%) CommVault
10 27 (10.27%) Dell Compellent
11 15 (5.70%) Kaspersky
12 13 (4.94%) Brocade
12 13 (4.94%) Palo Alto
13 12 (4.56%) F5
14 11 (4.18%) Red Hat
15 10 (3.80%) Avaya
15 10 (3.80%) Mitel
16 9 (3.42%) SonicWALL
17 8 (3.04%) Ericsson
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