The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 50 56
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.49% 2.46% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 12.94% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 7
Median salary £49,750 £26,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +91.34% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,550 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,950 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bradford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 57 85 43
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 13.94% 19.02% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 53 75 31
Median salary £44,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £38,993 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Bradford

VPN
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN in Bradford.

Salary trend for VPN in Bradford

VPN
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Bradford over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Bradford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) BGP

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) VRRP
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Communications Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Email Filtering
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
3 1 (16.67%) HP