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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 63 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.22% 0.47% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 3.30% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 13
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%

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
87 91 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.83% 14.40% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 78 76 98
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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

VPN
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

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) BYOD
2 4 (80.00%) B2B
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Business Development
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) Lead Generation
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Junos

VPN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
1 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) IPv6
2 1 (20.00%) Junos
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) BYOD
2 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) B2B
1 4 (80.00%) Business Development
1 4 (80.00%) Lead Generation
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper