Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 2018 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 74 82
Rank change year-on-year -18 +8 +12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.63% 0.82% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.90% 4.62% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 9
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £25,000 £36,750 £35,600
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.97% +3.23% -25.05%
10th Percentile £21,250 £34,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £33,750 £40,000 £55,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £30,000 £38,000 £35,600
% change year-on-year -21.05% +6.74% -20.89%

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 143 130 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.83% 17.66% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 122 115 102
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -10.45% +6.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £54,875 £44,600 £52,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year +1.56% -3.76% -5.00%

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Terraform
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Ant
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Clustering

VPN
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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Ant
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware