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

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
England / North East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 70 82
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.89% 1.71% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 9.52% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 6
Median salary £35,000 £35,600 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.68% -13.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £31,875
10% offered a salary of more than £46,950 £52,245 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +5.12%  

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 the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 110 147 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 19.50% 17.90% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 239 337 194
Median salary £36,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.95% -4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £25,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in the North East

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Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for VPN in the North East

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Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in the North East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in the North East

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Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +12 1 £50,500 +46.16% 2
VPN
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North East region with a requirement for VPN.

1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Migration
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Office 365
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) MCSA
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) WAP
4 3 (30.00%) LAMP
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (30.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
2 3 (30.00%) Route 53
2 3 (30.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (30.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) LAMP
1 3 (30.00%) WAP
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) CentOS
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Presales
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCSA
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) HNC
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
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