The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 63 53 87
Rank change year-on-year -10 +34  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.77% 3.57% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.77% 17.65% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 10
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £24,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.10%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 130 187 129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 16.46% 20.24% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 104 164 100
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

VPN
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VPN in North Yorkshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in North Yorkshire

VPN
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Harrogate +3 9 £45,000 +12.50%
VPN
Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 22 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 14 (50.00%) Firewall
3 13 (46.43%) WAN
4 12 (42.86%) Cisco
4 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (35.71%) BGP
5 10 (35.71%) MPLS
5 10 (35.71%) OSPF
5 10 (35.71%) CCNP
6 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 8 (28.57%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) LAN
7 8 (28.57%) SLA
7 8 (28.57%) Wireless
7 8 (28.57%) FortiGate
7 8 (28.57%) Palo Alto
8 7 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 7 (25.00%) Network Design
8 7 (25.00%) Information Security
8 7 (25.00%) Juniper
9 6 (21.43%) Unix
9 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 6 (21.43%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 5 (17.86%) NetScaler
10 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
10 5 (17.86%) LANDesk
10 5 (17.86%) MS Visio
10 5 (17.86%) PHP
10 5 (17.86%) MS Office

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
1 5 (17.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 14 (50.00%) Firewall
3 13 (46.43%) WAN
4 10 (35.71%) BGP
4 10 (35.71%) MPLS
4 10 (35.71%) OSPF
5 8 (28.57%) LAN
5 8 (28.57%) Wireless
6 5 (17.86%) Internet
6 5 (17.86%) IPv4
6 5 (17.86%) IPv6
6 5 (17.86%) NetScaler
6 5 (17.86%) RIP
7 4 (14.29%) Network Security
7 4 (14.29%) SSL
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (10.71%) DHCP
8 3 (10.71%) DNS
8 3 (10.71%) VoIP
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 12 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Information Security Specialist
3 6 (21.43%) Information Specialist
3 6 (21.43%) Security Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Service Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Project Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
1 5 (17.86%) NHS
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) e-Health
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Unix
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Information Security
1 7 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 7 (25.00%) Network Design
2 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Security
5 2 (7.14%) Internal Audit
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.57%) Line Management
6 1 (3.57%) Presales
6 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PHP
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (35.71%) CCNP
3 3 (10.71%) CCIE
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) CCNA
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) JNCIA
4 2 (7.14%) JNCIE
4 2 (7.14%) JNCIP
4 2 (7.14%) JNCIS
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) CISM
5 1 (3.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) FortiGate
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 3 (10.71%) Backup Exec
3 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 7 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) LANDesk
5 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 3 (10.71%) Apple
6 3 (10.71%) Symantec
6 3 (10.71%) Veeam
6 3 (10.71%) VMware