Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 86 84
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.94% 0.50% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.29% 3.57% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £60,000 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +93.55% -11.43% -41.67%
10th Percentile £34,750 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,250 £35,240 £37,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £52,500 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +69.35% -11.43% -41.67%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 163 140 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.82% 14.06% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 142 118 63
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +22.81%
10th Percentile £21,825 £23,950 £20,600
90th Percentile £49,900 £76,500 £53,237
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +14.93% +11.67%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Newcastle upon Tyne

VPN
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for VPN in Newcastle upon Tyne

VPN
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Hudson
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (57.14%) Ansible
3 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
3 4 (57.14%) Packer
3 4 (57.14%) Terraform
3 4 (57.14%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
1 4 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (57.14%) Hudson
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CESG
1 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (14.29%) Case Management
3 1 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Network Segmentation
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CITP
1 1 (14.29%) IISP
1 1 (14.29%) ISSAP
1 1 (14.29%) MBCS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) Packer
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Terraform
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft