The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 153 112 158
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +46
Permanent jobs citing VPN 70 157 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.34% 2.45% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.68% 16.47% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 62 147 99
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £25,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
723 953 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.84% 14.86% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 630 807 921
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

VPN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -47 49 £38,500 -9.41% 11
North Yorkshire -8 11 £40,000 +9.58%
South Yorkshire +10 5 - - 1
East Yorkshire -4 5 £26,000 +1.96%
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 106 (68.39%) Windows
2 88 (56.77%) Microsoft
3 84 (54.19%) Windows Server
4 73 (47.10%) Firewall
5 70 (45.16%) Active Directory
6 68 (43.87%) VMware
7 64 (41.29%) WAN
8 62 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 61 (39.35%) Cisco
10 53 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
11 52 (33.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 51 (32.90%) MS Excel
13 49 (31.61%) Citrix
14 47 (30.32%) LAN
15 44 (28.39%) Microsoft Certification
15 44 (28.39%) MS Exchange
16 43 (27.74%) Linux
17 41 (26.45%) Hyper-V
18 36 (23.23%) SAN
19 35 (22.58%) TCP/IP
20 33 (21.29%) Data Centre
21 31 (20.00%) MPLS
21 31 (20.00%) VLAN
22 29 (18.71%) Disaster Recovery
22 29 (18.71%) VoIP
22 29 (18.71%) Unix
22 29 (18.71%) MS Office
22 29 (18.71%) ITIL
22 29 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2010
23 28 (18.06%) SQL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (28.39%) MS Exchange
2 29 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (12.90%) SharePoint
5 11 (7.10%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.29%) Apache
6 2 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.29%) JBoss
6 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 51 (32.90%) MS Excel
2 29 (18.71%) MS Office
3 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.39%) Office 365
2 12 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.58%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.65%) Akamai
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (47.10%) Firewall
2 64 (41.29%) WAN
3 47 (30.32%) LAN
4 36 (23.23%) SAN
5 35 (22.58%) TCP/IP
6 31 (20.00%) MPLS
6 31 (20.00%) VLAN
7 29 (18.71%) VoIP
8 23 (14.84%) BGP
8 23 (14.84%) DNS
9 22 (14.19%) OSPF
9 22 (14.19%) SSL
10 18 (11.61%) Wireless
11 16 (10.32%) IPsec
11 16 (10.32%) NAS
12 15 (9.68%) DHCP
12 15 (9.68%) Remote Desktop
13 11 (7.10%) Internet
14 10 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (5.81%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (10.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (7.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.29%) MySQL
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 15 (9.68%) Finance
2 7 (4.52%) Banking
3 6 (3.87%) Legal
4 5 (3.23%) Law
4 5 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.58%) Marketing
6 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (20.00%) Analyst
2 20 (12.90%) Network Engineer
3 19 (12.26%) Service Analyst
3 19 (12.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (10.32%) Server Engineer
4 16 (10.32%) Support Engineer
4 16 (10.32%) Technical Engineer
4 16 (10.32%) Windows Engineer
4 16 (10.32%) Windows Server Engineer
5 15 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 15 (9.68%) Installations Engineer
6 14 (9.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 14 (9.03%) Citrix Engineer
6 14 (9.03%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 14 (9.03%) IT Support
6 14 (9.03%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) Active Directory Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) Cisco Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.87%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.29%) Data Centre
2 18 (11.61%) Clustering
3 15 (9.68%) Driving Licence
4 13 (8.39%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (7.74%) iPad
6 7 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.52%) Blackberry
6 7 (4.52%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.52%) iPhone
6 7 (4.52%) Replication
7 6 (3.87%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.23%) NHS
9 4 (2.58%) BYOD
9 4 (2.58%) GPGPU
9 4 (2.58%) IVR
10 2 (1.29%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.29%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Licensing
11 1 (0.65%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 106 (68.39%) Windows
2 84 (54.19%) Windows Server
3 62 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (33.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (27.74%) Linux
6 29 (18.71%) Unix
7 27 (17.42%) Windows 7
8 23 (14.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (7.74%) Windows 10
10 9 (5.81%) Windows XP
11 8 (5.16%) Debian
11 8 (5.16%) Ubuntu
12 5 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (2.58%) CentOS
14 3 (1.94%) Windows Vista
15 2 (1.29%) Solaris
15 2 (1.29%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.65%) Android
16 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 29 (18.71%) ITIL
2 22 (14.19%) Information Security
3 21 (13.55%) Presales
4 16 (10.32%) Change Control
5 12 (7.74%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (7.10%) Project Management
7 10 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 10 (6.45%) Service Management
8 9 (5.81%) Email Filtering
8 9 (5.81%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (5.81%) Load Balancing
8 9 (5.81%) Network Design
8 9 (5.81%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (5.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 8 (5.16%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 8 (5.16%) Web Filtering
10 7 (4.52%) Case Management
10 7 (4.52%) ITIL V3
10 7 (4.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.06%) SQL
2 7 (4.52%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.58%) Perl
3 4 (2.58%) PHP
3 4 (2.58%) Python
4 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.29%) C
4 2 (1.29%) C++
4 2 (1.29%) Java
4 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.29%) VB
5 1 (0.65%) C#
5 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (28.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (18.06%) MCSA
3 26 (16.77%) Degree
4 21 (13.55%) MCSE
5 18 (11.61%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (10.97%) MCP
7 14 (9.03%) CCNP
8 8 (5.16%) CCNA
9 7 (4.52%) MCDST
10 5 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.58%) CCEA
11 4 (2.58%) CCIE
11 4 (2.58%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.94%) GNVQ
12 3 (1.94%) HND
12 3 (1.94%) MCITP
12 3 (1.94%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.94%) VCP5
12 3 (1.94%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.77%) SLA
2 8 (5.16%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 53 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (26.45%) Hyper-V
4 17 (10.97%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (10.97%) XenApp
5 12 (7.74%) Terminal Services
6 6 (3.87%) vSphere
7 4 (2.58%) GPFS
7 4 (2.58%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.29%) Sendmail
8 2 (1.29%) Snort
8 2 (1.29%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (5.16%) Backup Exec
2 8 (5.16%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 8 (5.16%) DameWare
3 7 (4.52%) AirWatch
4 4 (2.58%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (2.58%) FortiGate
4 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (2.58%) SCOM
4 4 (2.58%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.58%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.94%) OpenView
5 3 (1.94%) Opsview
5 3 (1.94%) Perfmon
5 3 (1.94%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (1.29%) Ansible
6 2 (1.29%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.29%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (1.29%) Proventia
Vendors
1 88 (56.77%) Microsoft
2 68 (43.87%) VMware
3 61 (39.35%) Cisco
4 49 (31.61%) Citrix
5 23 (14.84%) HP
6 22 (14.19%) NetApp
7 15 (9.68%) Symantec
8 14 (9.03%) Dell Compellent
8 14 (9.03%) Juniper
9 11 (7.10%) Avaya
9 11 (7.10%) CommVault
10 9 (5.81%) Brocade
10 9 (5.81%) Civica
10 9 (5.81%) Nimble Storage
10 9 (5.81%) Red Hat
11 8 (5.16%) Kaspersky
11 8 (5.16%) SonicWALL
12 7 (4.52%) Remedy
12 7 (4.52%) Veeam
13 6 (3.87%) Forcepoint
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