The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 66 71
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.29% 1.71% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 9.80% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Median salary £50,500 £34,550 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.16% -1.28%  
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 74 102 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.83% 17.41% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 66 96 52
Median salary £38,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.43% -4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,660 £26,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

VPN
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for VPN in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Presales
2 3 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) WAP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 3 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
1 3 (50.00%) Route 53
1 3 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
1 3 (50.00%) WAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) CentOS
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
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