Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 72 71
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.34% 1.87% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 9.77% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 13
Bradford median annual salary £45,000 £33,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.33% +1.52% -8.97%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,750 £23,100
90th Percentile £57,000 £48,900 £52,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.79% +7.50%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bradford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 202 174 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 24.63% 19.12% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 184 130 64
Bradford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,625 £22,750 £23,125
90th Percentile £55,000 £83,750 £52,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

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 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 5 (45.45%) CCNA
5 5 (45.45%) OSPF
6 4 (36.36%) Juniper
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) SSL
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
6 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
6 4 (36.36%) IPsec
6 4 (36.36%) Network Management
7 3 (27.27%) Wireless
7 3 (27.27%) Brocade
7 3 (27.27%) VLAN
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (27.27%) WLAN
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) DNS

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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) OSPF
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) SSL
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) WLAN
6 2 (18.18%) ADSL
6 2 (18.18%) GPRS
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Communications Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Operations Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Network Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Operations Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Operations Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 5 (45.45%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) MCP
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIS
5 1 (9.09%) MCSA
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
4 3 (27.27%) Brocade
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) F5
5 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
5 2 (18.18%) Sage
5 2 (18.18%) Splunk
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) Genesys
6 1 (9.09%) Verint