The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 29 27
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.44% 4.76% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 17.78% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 5
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,225 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.97% +5.70%  

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 Wakefield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 35 45 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 38.89% 26.79% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 97 287 111
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.81% +57.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,150 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Wakefield

VPN
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for VPN in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Progress
2 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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