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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 130 115 129
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 133 113 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.80% 2.12% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.94% 12.49% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 99 98 91
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £26,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
1488 905 1177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.11% 16.96% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 687 906
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 £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -35 99 £38,750 +3.33% 8
South Yorkshire +4 18 £30,000 -7.69% 4
East Yorkshire - 9 - - 4
North Yorkshire -18 6 £40,000 -11.11%
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 118 (53.64%) Cisco
2 117 (53.18%) Firewall
3 106 (48.18%) Windows
4 92 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
5 90 (40.91%) WAN
6 82 (37.27%) LAN
6 82 (37.27%) CCNA
7 80 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 77 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 65 (29.55%) CCNP
10 63 (28.64%) TCP/IP
11 60 (27.27%) MS Exchange
12 59 (26.82%) VMware
13 58 (26.36%) DNS
14 54 (24.55%) DHCP
15 53 (24.09%) Linux
15 53 (24.09%) Load Balancing
16 52 (23.64%) ITIL
16 52 (23.64%) MPLS
17 50 (22.73%) MS Excel
18 49 (22.27%) Cisco ASA
19 44 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
20 42 (19.09%) SQL Server
21 41 (18.64%) VoIP
21 41 (18.64%) CheckPoint
22 40 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
23 39 (17.73%) Windows Server 2008
24 38 (17.27%) Network Security
25 34 (15.45%) VLAN
25 34 (15.45%) MCSE

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 60 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 32 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (13.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 29 (13.18%) SharePoint
4 20 (9.09%) Lync
5 19 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (4.55%) Apache
7 9 (4.09%) Office Communications Server
8 8 (3.64%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.73%) IIS
10 5 (2.27%) WebLogic
10 5 (2.27%) nginx
11 4 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.36%) IBM Notes
12 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 50 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 30 (13.64%) MS Office
3 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.00%) Office 365
2 8 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.64%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.36%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.36%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (53.18%) Firewall
2 90 (40.91%) WAN
3 82 (37.27%) LAN
4 63 (28.64%) TCP/IP
5 58 (26.36%) DNS
6 54 (24.55%) DHCP
7 52 (23.64%) MPLS
8 49 (22.27%) Cisco ASA
9 41 (18.64%) VoIP
10 38 (17.27%) Network Security
11 34 (15.45%) VLAN
12 30 (13.64%) SAN
13 27 (12.27%) Internet
14 25 (11.36%) IPsec
14 25 (11.36%) Unified Communications
15 23 (10.45%) SSL
15 23 (10.45%) BGP
16 21 (9.55%) OSPF
17 18 (8.18%) Cisco PIX
18 16 (7.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.09%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.55%) MySQL
4 9 (4.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.64%) Subversion
3 5 (2.27%) Maven
3 5 (2.27%) JIRA
3 5 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (2.27%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.27%) Hudson
General
1 26 (11.82%) Finance
2 15 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.18%) Law
4 5 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.82%) Advertising
6 3 (1.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (24.55%) Network Engineer
2 29 (13.18%) Administrator
2 29 (13.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (12.73%) Analyst
4 20 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 19 (8.64%) Support Analyst
6 18 (8.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (8.18%) Network Administrator
7 16 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
8 15 (6.82%) Technical Support
8 15 (6.82%) Infrastructure Manager
9 14 (6.36%) Network Support
10 11 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
10 11 (5.00%) Architect
10 11 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.09%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.09%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.64%) Systems Support
13 7 (3.18%) Desktop Support
13 7 (3.18%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.09%) Web Services
2 8 (3.64%) .NET
3 6 (2.73%) LAMP
4 1 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.55%) Blackberry
1 32 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.64%) PKI
3 16 (7.27%) IVR
4 11 (5.00%) Clustering
4 11 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.09%) CMDB
6 8 (3.64%) SecurID
7 7 (3.18%) Firmware
8 6 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (2.27%) Telematics
9 5 (2.27%) Smartphone
9 5 (2.27%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.91%) PDA
10 2 (0.91%) FMCG
10 2 (0.91%) NHS
11 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.45%) Handset
11 1 (0.45%) Open Source
11 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 106 (48.18%) Windows
2 53 (24.09%) Linux
3 39 (17.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (10.45%) Windows 7
5 21 (9.55%) UNIX
6 19 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (7.73%) Windows 8
8 14 (6.36%) Windows XP
9 12 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.18%) Fedora
11 6 (2.73%) Mac OS
12 5 (2.27%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.82%) Debian
14 3 (1.36%) Android
15 2 (0.91%) CentOS
15 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (24.09%) Load Balancing
2 52 (23.64%) ITIL
3 24 (10.91%) Change Management
4 23 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (10.00%) Project Management
6 18 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (6.36%) PRINCE2
8 13 (5.91%) Supplier Management
8 13 (5.91%) Change Control
9 12 (5.45%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.09%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.09%) Problem Management
10 9 (4.09%) DevOps
10 9 (4.09%) Mentoring
11 8 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (3.64%) Network Architecture
11 8 (3.64%) Network Design
11 8 (3.64%) Business Continuity
11 8 (3.64%) Configuration Management
12 7 (3.18%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 10 (4.55%) Java
2 10 (4.55%) Perl
3 9 (4.09%) Shell Script
4 8 (3.64%) Ruby
4 8 (3.64%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.64%) Python
5 5 (2.27%) SQL
6 4 (1.82%) C
6 4 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.91%) PHP
8 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.45%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 92 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (37.27%) CCNA
3 65 (29.55%) CCNP
4 40 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (15.45%) MCSE
6 19 (8.64%) MCSA
7 16 (7.27%) MCP
8 14 (6.36%) CCSE
9 13 (5.91%) CCIE
10 11 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
11 9 (4.09%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (4.09%) MCITP
11 9 (4.09%) Degree
12 5 (2.27%) MCTS
13 4 (1.82%) CCIP
14 3 (1.36%) CCSA
15 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 1 (0.45%) ISEB
16 1 (0.45%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (15.00%) SLA
2 9 (4.09%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.36%) QA
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 44 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.36%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (5.00%) XenApp
5 11 (5.00%) UAG
6 10 (4.55%) Xen
7 6 (2.73%) XenServer
8 5 (2.27%) qmail
8 5 (2.27%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.27%) vCloud
8 5 (2.27%) KVM
9 4 (1.82%) vSphere
10 2 (0.91%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (4.55%) Nagios
2 7 (3.18%) WSUS
3 6 (2.73%) FortiGate
4 5 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.27%) Ganglia
5 4 (1.82%) Pingdom
5 4 (1.82%) Puppet
6 3 (1.36%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.36%) Opsview
6 3 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.91%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.91%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.45%) SCCM
8 1 (0.45%) SCOM
8 1 (0.45%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 118 (53.64%) Cisco
2 77 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 59 (26.82%) VMware
4 41 (18.64%) CheckPoint
5 32 (14.55%) Citrix
6 17 (7.73%) Juniper
7 16 (7.27%) Veritas
7 16 (7.27%) HP
8 14 (6.36%) NetApp
9 11 (5.00%) Apple
9 11 (5.00%) SolarWinds
10 10 (4.55%) CommVault
11 9 (4.09%) Mitel
11 9 (4.09%) F5
12 8 (3.64%) Symantec
13 7 (3.18%) IronPort
13 7 (3.18%) Polycom
13 7 (3.18%) Siemens
13 7 (3.18%) ScanSafe
14 6 (2.73%) Brocade
Sheffield, Yorkshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-29,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 22k per year + Mileage
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stephenson Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 per annum + car (or allowance)+bonus+pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Knottingley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago