VPN Jobs in Northern Ireland

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
UK > Northern Ireland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 29 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 63 74 78
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 22 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.34% 2.71% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.30% 19.64% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 6
10th Percentile £32,125 £25,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £64,600 - £42,813
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.05% - -

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 86 112 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 14.43% 13.78% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 76 48
10th Percentile £28,450 £26,250 £27,125
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.00% -11.11%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £71,100 £72,500 £66,125
UK median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year -6.67% +1.45% +3.50%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Northern Ireland

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Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VPN in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for VPN in Northern Ireland

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Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing VPN in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

Salary histogram for VPN in Northern Ireland

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Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 29 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
County Antrim +14 8 £40,000 -5.88% 1
VPN
UK

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Azure
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
1 2 (25.00%) Social Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (25.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) B2B
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Response
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Server Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Remediation
3 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Culture
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CCSA
3 2 (25.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Fortinet
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki