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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 56 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.37% 1.82% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 11.11% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 12
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £24,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
84 108 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 15.50% 16.39% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 65 95 115
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £26,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) MPLS
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
4 6 (50.00%) Network Design
4 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (50.00%) OSPF
4 6 (50.00%) BGP
5 5 (41.67%) IPv6
5 5 (41.67%) Juniper
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Junos
6 4 (33.33%) CCNP
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) VoIP
7 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (25.00%) VLAN
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) PowerShell

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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%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) MPLS
3 6 (50.00%) BGP
3 6 (50.00%) OSPF
4 5 (41.67%) IPv6
5 4 (33.33%) Junos
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) VLAN
6 3 (25.00%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (16.67%) DHCP
7 2 (16.67%) Network Security
8 1 (8.33%) HTTP
8 1 (8.33%) Internet
8 1 (8.33%) LAN
8 1 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) QlikView
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) 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
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (8.33%) HP Storage
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Debian
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Password Management
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCSP
4 1 (8.33%) JNCIE
4 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 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%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) qmail
3 1 (8.33%) Shibboleth
3 1 (8.33%) Varnish
3 1 (8.33%) vCloud
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Pingdom
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) New Relic
4 1 (8.33%) Tableau
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago