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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 149 103 146
Rank change year-on-year -46 +43  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 85 173 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.58% 2.66% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.84% 17.62% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 77 159 126
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £24,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.10%  

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 718 982 1192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 13.39% 15.11% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 627 825 924
Median salary £38,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.17% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 -25 59 £37,500 -11.76% 13
North Yorkshire -14 14 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East Yorkshire -8 7 £26,000 -0.95%
South Yorkshire +3 1 - -
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 104 (62.65%) Windows
2 96 (57.83%) Microsoft
3 80 (48.19%) Windows Server
4 72 (43.37%) Active Directory
4 72 (43.37%) Firewall
5 71 (42.77%) Cisco
6 68 (40.96%) VMware
7 64 (38.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 63 (37.95%) WAN
9 56 (33.73%) MS Excel
10 48 (28.92%) Citrix
10 48 (28.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 48 (28.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 46 (27.71%) MS Exchange
12 45 (27.11%) LAN
12 45 (27.11%) Linux
13 43 (25.90%) TCP/IP
14 41 (24.70%) Hyper-V
15 37 (22.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 37 (22.29%) SAN
16 35 (21.08%) MPLS
16 35 (21.08%) ITIL
16 35 (21.08%) MS Office
17 34 (20.48%) SQL Server
18 33 (19.88%) Data Centre
19 31 (18.67%) VLAN
20 30 (18.07%) Windows 7
21 29 (17.47%) Exchange Server 2010
21 29 (17.47%) VoIP
21 29 (17.47%) BGP

VPN
Top Related 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 46 (27.71%) MS Exchange
2 29 (17.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (10.24%) SharePoint
6 11 (6.63%) Skype for Business
7 6 (3.61%) Apache
8 4 (2.41%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.81%) IIS
10 1 (0.60%) Confluence
10 1 (0.60%) JBoss
Applications
1 56 (33.73%) MS Excel
2 35 (21.08%) MS Office
3 6 (3.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.64%) Office 365
2 13 (7.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.20%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.60%) Akamai
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (43.37%) Firewall
2 63 (37.95%) WAN
3 45 (27.11%) LAN
4 43 (25.90%) TCP/IP
5 37 (22.29%) SAN
6 35 (21.08%) MPLS
7 31 (18.67%) VLAN
8 29 (17.47%) BGP
8 29 (17.47%) VoIP
9 28 (16.87%) OSPF
10 23 (13.86%) DNS
11 21 (12.65%) SSL
12 19 (11.45%) IPsec
13 17 (10.24%) NAS
14 16 (9.64%) DHCP
14 16 (9.64%) Wireless
15 14 (8.43%) Remote Desktop
16 11 (6.63%) Internet
16 11 (6.63%) ISDN
17 9 (5.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (12.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (9.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.20%) MySQL
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.60%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.60%) JIRA
2 1 (0.60%) JMeter
2 1 (0.60%) Mercurial
2 1 (0.60%) Selenium
2 1 (0.60%) Subversion
2 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (7.83%) Finance
2 7 (4.22%) Banking
3 6 (3.61%) Legal
4 5 (3.01%) Law
4 5 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.41%) Marketing
6 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (17.47%) Analyst
2 27 (16.27%) Network Engineer
3 21 (12.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 21 (12.65%) Support Engineer
4 20 (12.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 20 (12.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 19 (11.45%) Service Analyst
5 19 (11.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 19 (11.45%) Technical Engineer
6 17 (10.24%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (10.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (10.24%) Installations Engineer
7 14 (8.43%) IT Support
8 13 (7.83%) Server Engineer
8 13 (7.83%) Windows Engineer
8 13 (7.83%) Windows Server Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Citrix Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Citrix Server Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Exchange Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.60%) CSS
2 1 (0.60%) HTML
2 1 (0.60%) JSON
2 1 (0.60%) Node.js
2 1 (0.60%) REST
2 1 (0.60%) Web Services
2 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.88%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.84%) Clustering
3 14 (8.43%) Driving Licence
4 13 (7.83%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (7.23%) iPad
6 10 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (6.02%) Replication
7 9 (5.42%) Computer Science
7 9 (5.42%) Management Information System
8 7 (4.22%) iPhone
9 5 (3.01%) Blackberry
9 5 (3.01%) NHS
10 4 (2.41%) BYOD
10 4 (2.41%) GPGPU
11 3 (1.81%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (1.81%) Virtual Team
12 2 (1.20%) e-Health
12 2 (1.20%) IVR
12 2 (1.20%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 104 (62.65%) Windows
2 80 (48.19%) Windows Server
3 64 (38.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (28.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (27.11%) Linux
6 30 (18.07%) Windows 7
7 29 (17.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (16.27%) Unix
9 15 (9.04%) Windows XP
10 10 (6.02%) Windows 10
11 8 (4.82%) Debian
11 8 (4.82%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.41%) CentOS
13 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.81%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.20%) Solaris
14 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.60%) Android
15 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.08%) ITIL
2 21 (12.65%) Information Security
3 20 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (10.24%) Change Control
4 17 (10.24%) Presales
5 15 (9.04%) Network Design
6 13 (7.83%) Service Delivery
6 13 (7.83%) Service Management
7 11 (6.63%) Project Management
8 10 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (5.42%) Email Filtering
9 9 (5.42%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (5.42%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (4.82%) Load Balancing
10 8 (4.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 8 (4.82%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 8 (4.82%) Web Filtering
11 7 (4.22%) Case Management
11 7 (4.22%) ITIL V3
11 7 (4.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.87%) SQL
2 7 (4.22%) PHP
2 7 (4.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.01%) Perl
3 5 (3.01%) Python
4 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.20%) C
4 2 (1.20%) C++
4 2 (1.20%) Java
4 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.20%) VB
5 1 (0.60%) C#
5 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (22.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (15.06%) Degree
3 24 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (13.86%) MCSA
5 17 (10.24%) CCNP
5 17 (10.24%) MCSE
6 15 (9.04%) MCP
7 8 (4.82%) CCNA
8 7 (4.22%) MCDST
9 6 (3.61%) GNVQ
9 6 (3.61%) HND
10 5 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (3.01%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.41%) CCIE
11 4 (2.41%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.81%) VCP5
12 3 (1.81%) VCP6
13 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.20%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.66%) SLA
2 7 (4.22%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.20%) QA
5 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 72 (43.37%) Active Directory
2 48 (28.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (24.70%) Hyper-V
4 21 (12.65%) XenApp
5 20 (12.05%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.61%) vSphere
7 5 (3.01%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.41%) GPFS
8 4 (2.41%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.20%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.20%) Snort
9 2 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.60%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (6.63%) DameWare
2 10 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (5.42%) FortiGate
4 7 (4.22%) AirWatch
4 7 (4.22%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.61%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 6 (3.61%) Perfmon
6 5 (3.01%) Opsview
7 4 (2.41%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.41%) SCOM
7 4 (2.41%) SCVMM
7 4 (2.41%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.81%) Nagios
8 3 (1.81%) OpenView
8 3 (1.81%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (1.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.81%) WSUS
9 2 (1.20%) Ansible
9 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 96 (57.83%) Microsoft
2 71 (42.77%) Cisco
3 68 (40.96%) VMware
4 48 (28.92%) Citrix
5 26 (15.66%) NetApp
6 22 (13.25%) HP
6 22 (13.25%) Juniper
7 15 (9.04%) Dell Compellent
8 13 (7.83%) Symantec
9 11 (6.63%) Brocade
10 10 (6.02%) Civica
10 10 (6.02%) CommVault
10 10 (6.02%) Palo Alto
11 9 (5.42%) Avaya
11 9 (5.42%) CheckPoint
11 9 (5.42%) Nimble Storage
12 8 (4.82%) Kaspersky
12 8 (4.82%) SonicWALL
13 7 (4.22%) Remedy
13 7 (4.22%) Veeam
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40k + Bonus + Benefits
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