The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 118 172
Rank change year-on-year -2 +54  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 119 128 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.23% 2.28% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.48% 13.49% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 102 111 82
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £57,000
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 822 949 1076
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.40% 16.92% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 674 755 887
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VPN in Yorkshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Yorkshire

VPN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
West Yorkshire +20 83 £37,500 +14.50% 11
North Yorkshire -16 20 £40,000 -16.23% 3
South Yorkshire -11 9 £25,000 -46.23% 1
East Yorkshire -8 8 £27,500 +22.22%
VPN
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 115 (57.21%) Windows
2 111 (55.22%) Microsoft
3 105 (52.24%) Cisco
4 92 (45.77%) Active Directory
5 88 (43.78%) Firewall
6 80 (39.80%) VMware
7 79 (39.30%) WAN
8 78 (38.81%) Windows Server
9 71 (35.32%) LAN
10 69 (34.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 64 (31.84%) ITIL
12 62 (30.85%) Linux
13 58 (28.86%) SAN
14 56 (27.86%) MPLS
15 54 (26.87%) SQL Server
15 54 (26.87%) Cisco Certification
16 50 (24.88%) MS Exchange
16 50 (24.88%) BGP
16 50 (24.88%) Citrix
17 46 (22.89%) VLAN
17 46 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
18 45 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
19 43 (21.39%) OSPF
19 43 (21.39%) TCP/IP
19 43 (21.39%) DNS
20 41 (20.40%) VoIP
21 37 (18.41%) CCNP
21 37 (18.41%) Microsoft Office
22 36 (17.91%) Windows Server 2003
23 35 (17.41%) Data Centre

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 50 (24.88%) MS Exchange
2 31 (15.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (10.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (7.96%) SharePoint
6 13 (6.47%) Apache
7 11 (5.47%) IIS
7 11 (5.47%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.49%) nginx
9 4 (1.99%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.00%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.50%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 37 (18.41%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.50%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.94%) Office 365
2 16 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.49%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 88 (43.78%) Firewall
2 79 (39.30%) WAN
3 71 (35.32%) LAN
4 58 (28.86%) SAN
5 56 (27.86%) MPLS
6 50 (24.88%) BGP
7 46 (22.89%) VLAN
8 43 (21.39%) DNS
8 43 (21.39%) OSPF
8 43 (21.39%) TCP/IP
9 41 (20.40%) VoIP
10 34 (16.92%) DHCP
11 24 (11.94%) IPsec
12 20 (9.95%) SSL
13 18 (8.96%) NAS
14 14 (6.97%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (6.97%) RIP
14 14 (6.97%) WebEx
15 13 (6.47%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (6.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 32 (15.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (11.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (6.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (4.98%) MySQL
7 6 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.49%) Riak
9 2 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.49%) JMeter
2 3 (1.49%) Mercurial
2 3 (1.49%) Selenium
2 3 (1.49%) Subversion
2 3 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (5.47%) Finance
2 8 (3.98%) Retail
3 7 (3.48%) Legal
4 6 (2.99%) Marketing
4 6 (2.99%) Publishing
5 4 (1.99%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.00%) Law
6 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (22.39%) Network Engineer
2 35 (17.41%) Support Engineer
3 30 (14.93%) Cisco Engineer
4 29 (14.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 24 (11.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (10.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 22 (10.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 21 (10.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 20 (9.95%) Technical Engineer
9 17 (8.46%) Analyst
10 16 (7.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 16 (7.96%) Senior Network Engineer
11 14 (6.97%) Server Support
11 14 (6.97%) Windows Server Support
12 13 (6.47%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (6.47%) Server Engineer
12 13 (6.47%) Windows Engineer
12 13 (6.47%) Windows Server Engineer
12 13 (6.47%) Windows Support Engineer
13 11 (5.47%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.49%) 802.1X
1 5 (2.49%) HTML
2 3 (1.49%) CSS
2 3 (1.49%) JSON
2 3 (1.49%) Node.js
2 3 (1.49%) REST
2 3 (1.49%) Web Services
2 3 (1.49%) XML
3 1 (0.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.41%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.45%) Clustering
3 17 (8.46%) Replication
4 16 (7.96%) Management Information System
5 15 (7.46%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.98%) RSA SecurID
7 8 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.99%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.99%) IVR
9 4 (1.99%) iPad
10 3 (1.49%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.49%) GPGPU
10 3 (1.49%) PKI
10 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.00%) e-Health
11 2 (1.00%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 115 (57.21%) Windows
2 78 (38.81%) Windows Server
3 69 (34.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (30.85%) Linux
5 45 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (17.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (14.93%) Unix
8 22 (10.95%) Windows XP
9 19 (9.45%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.48%) Mac OS X
10 7 (3.48%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.99%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.99%) Debian
13 3 (1.49%) CentOS
13 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (31.84%) ITIL
2 25 (12.44%) Service Management
3 23 (11.44%) Network Design
3 23 (11.44%) Service Delivery
4 22 (10.95%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (10.45%) Change Control
6 16 (7.96%) Information Security
7 13 (6.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (5.97%) Load Balancing
9 11 (5.47%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (5.47%) Presales
10 10 (4.98%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (4.48%) People Management
12 8 (3.98%) Business Continuity
12 8 (3.98%) IT Strategy
12 8 (3.98%) ITSM
13 7 (3.48%) Network Management
13 7 (3.48%) Software Testing
13 7 (3.48%) Test Automation
13 7 (3.48%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.46%) SQL
2 6 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.49%) Perl
3 5 (2.49%) PHP
3 5 (2.49%) Python
4 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.49%) C#
4 3 (1.49%) Java
4 3 (1.49%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.49%) Ruby
4 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (26.87%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (18.41%) CCNP
3 33 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (14.43%) CCNA
5 28 (13.93%) MCSA
6 21 (10.45%) MCSE
7 18 (8.96%) MCP
8 15 (7.46%) Computer Science Degree
8 15 (7.46%) Degree
9 14 (6.97%) GNVQ
9 14 (6.97%) HND
10 11 (5.47%) CCIE
11 7 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.99%) Security Cleared
13 5 (2.49%) SC Cleared
14 3 (1.49%) ISEB
14 3 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (1.00%) VCP5
15 2 (1.00%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.46%) SLA
2 13 (6.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 8 (3.98%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.99%) QA
5 3 (1.49%) PMO
6 1 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.50%) GDPR
6 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 92 (45.77%) Active Directory
2 46 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (16.92%) Hyper-V
4 28 (13.93%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (10.95%) XenApp
6 7 (3.48%) vSphere
7 6 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.99%) Docker
8 4 (1.99%) GlusterFS
8 4 (1.99%) iptables
8 4 (1.99%) Varnish
9 3 (1.49%) GPFS
9 3 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.00%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.50%) vCloud
11 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (9.45%) FortiGate
2 17 (8.46%) SCCM
2 17 (8.46%) WSUS
3 15 (7.46%) DameWare
4 14 (6.97%) Perfmon
5 11 (5.47%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (3.98%) Opsview
7 7 (3.48%) Ansible
7 7 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (3.48%) Puppet
8 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (2.49%) vCenter Server
10 4 (1.99%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.99%) HAProxy
10 4 (1.99%) Kubernetes
10 4 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (1.49%) Nagios
11 3 (1.49%) Salt
11 3 (1.49%) SCOM
11 3 (1.49%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 111 (55.22%) Microsoft
2 105 (52.24%) Cisco
3 80 (39.80%) VMware
4 50 (24.88%) Citrix
5 31 (15.42%) Juniper
6 28 (13.93%) NetApp
7 27 (13.43%) HP
8 20 (9.95%) CheckPoint
9 18 (8.96%) Dell Compellent
10 17 (8.46%) Avaya
11 16 (7.96%) CommVault
11 16 (7.96%) Palo Alto
12 14 (6.97%) Brocade
13 13 (6.47%) Symantec
14 10 (4.98%) Civica
15 8 (3.98%) Kaspersky
16 7 (3.48%) Forcepoint
16 7 (3.48%) Red Hat
16 7 (3.48%) Sophos
16 7 (3.48%) Veeam
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