Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 32 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 3.66% 3.94% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.23% 16.18% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 9
Wakefield median annual salary £32,500 £42,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.62% +27.27% +65.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £35,000 £43,000 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% -

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 Wakefield with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 88 68 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 35.77% 24.37% 32.18%
Number of salaries quoted 85 64 43
Wakefield median annual salary £33,500 £37,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.67% +70.45% -12.00%
10th Percentile £21,100 £22,575 £17,300
90th Percentile £48,750 £54,250 £42,350
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - -6.25%

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 22 November 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 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) VoIP
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) IPsec
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) PBX
4 4 (44.44%) WLAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) IPsec
1 6 (66.67%) MPLS
1 6 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
2 4 (44.44%) PBX
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) WLAN
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Network Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Terminal Server
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Progress
3 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya