The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
Rank 36 38 59
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 3.83% 3.76% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 12.90% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 3
Median salary £45,000 £40,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.80% -5.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £37,750 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 Harrogate with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 51 93 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 21.70% 29.15% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 50 88 21
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harrogate 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 Harrogate

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Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Salary trend for VPN in Harrogate

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Salary Histogram in Harrogate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Harrogate over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Harrogate

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) CCNP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (77.78%) MPLS
1 7 (77.78%) OSPF
1 7 (77.78%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) IPv4
3 5 (55.56%) IPv6
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Juniper
3 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
3 5 (55.56%) FortiGate
3 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
3 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
4 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) IPsec
5 2 (22.22%) Network Design
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Unix

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Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) BGP
1 7 (77.78%) MPLS
1 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) IPv4
3 5 (55.56%) IPv6
3 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
4 2 (22.22%) IPsec
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) RIP
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Project Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Support Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCNP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
3 4 (44.44%) Fortinet