The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 51 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.69% 0.71% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.11% 5.10% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Median salary £55,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.92% +9.23%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
VPN
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 98 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.70% 13.82% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 78 88 116
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £29,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

VPN Salary Trend in Sheffield

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Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for VPN.

1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (66.67%) CCNA
4 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (58.33%) CCNP
4 7 (58.33%) VLAN
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (50.00%) DNS
6 5 (41.67%) DHCP
6 5 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (33.33%) Network Security
7 4 (33.33%) MPLS
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) WAN
8 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (16.67%) HTTP
9 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 2 (16.67%) LAN
9 2 (16.67%) Linux
9 2 (16.67%) Apache
9 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
9 2 (16.67%) Python
9 2 (16.67%) ITIL
9 2 (16.67%) Perl
9 2 (16.67%) MySQL
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 2 (16.67%) Debian
9 2 (16.67%) VMware

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) VLAN
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) MPLS
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) BGP
7 2 (16.67%) HTTP
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (16.67%) OSPF
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) Junos
8 1 (8.33%) L2TP
8 1 (8.33%) VRRP
8 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Operations Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
1 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (8.33%) PlayStation
2 1 (8.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Debian
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
1 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (8.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) CCNA
3 7 (58.33%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (8.33%) CCIE
5 1 (8.33%) CCSP
5 1 (8.33%) JNCIE
5 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
5 1 (8.33%) MCITP
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
5 1 (8.33%) MCSE
5 1 (8.33%) MCTS
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) BIND 9
3 1 (8.33%) qmail
3 1 (8.33%) Shibboleth
3 1 (8.33%) Varnish
3 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Pingdom
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) New Relic
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam
3 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard
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