The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 62 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 24 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.74% 1.46% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.41% 9.70% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 11
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,450 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +5.63%
VPN
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
179 134 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.43% 15.04% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 138 91 159
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £23,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VPN
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

VPN
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +5 16 £35,500 -5.33% 3
VPN
Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) WAN
4 17 (45.95%) LAN
5 16 (43.24%) Cisco
6 15 (40.54%) SAN
6 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (37.84%) Citrix
7 14 (37.84%) PRINCE2
7 14 (37.84%) Clustering
8 13 (35.14%) Project Management
9 12 (32.43%) UNIX
10 11 (29.73%) MPLS
10 11 (29.73%) IPsec
10 11 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
11 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
11 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
12 9 (24.32%) Firewall
13 8 (21.62%) Replication
13 8 (21.62%) Network Security
13 8 (21.62%) VoIP
13 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
13 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
13 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (21.62%) Line Management
13 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (18.92%) Change Control
14 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (13.51%) nginx
5 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.70%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) WAN
2 17 (45.95%) LAN
3 15 (40.54%) SAN
4 11 (29.73%) MPLS
4 11 (29.73%) IPsec
5 9 (24.32%) Firewall
6 8 (21.62%) Network Security
6 8 (21.62%) VoIP
6 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
7 7 (18.92%) DNS
8 6 (16.22%) DHCP
8 6 (16.22%) NAS
9 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (13.51%) Wireless
9 5 (13.51%) VLAN
9 5 (13.51%) SNMP
10 4 (10.81%) Ethernet
10 4 (10.81%) VPLS
10 4 (10.81%) DMVPN
10 4 (10.81%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.51%) Maven
1 5 (13.51%) JIRA
1 5 (13.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Network Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (13.51%) Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Server Support
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Support
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) IP Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) IP Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior IP Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Clustering
2 8 (21.62%) Replication
2 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.51%) Telematics
3 5 (13.51%) Smartphone
3 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.70%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (32.43%) UNIX
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.22%) Linux
6 5 (13.51%) Mac OS
6 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) PRINCE2
2 13 (35.14%) Project Management
3 8 (21.62%) Line Management
4 7 (18.92%) Change Control
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.51%) Supplier Management
5 5 (13.51%) Network Design
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.11%) Network Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security
6 3 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.70%) Content Management
7 1 (2.70%) Service Management
7 1 (2.70%) ITSM
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Ruby
1 5 (13.51%) Java
1 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.81%) CCIE
2 4 (10.81%) CCSP
2 4 (10.81%) CCNP
2 4 (10.81%) JNCIP
2 4 (10.81%) JNCIE
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (18.92%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.22%) Xen
3 6 (16.22%) XenApp
4 5 (13.51%) KVM
4 5 (13.51%) vCloud
5 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.70%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (16.22%) Opsview
2 5 (13.51%) Ganglia
3 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) VMware
2 16 (43.24%) Cisco
3 14 (37.84%) Citrix
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.92%) CheckPoint
5 7 (18.92%) NetApp
5 7 (18.92%) Symantec
6 6 (16.22%) Kaspersky
7 5 (13.51%) Juniper
8 3 (8.11%) WatchGuard
9 2 (5.41%) HP
10 1 (2.70%) SolidWorks
10 1 (2.70%) Adobe
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle
10 1 (2.70%) EMC
10 1 (2.70%) CA
10 1 (2.70%) Sophos
10 1 (2.70%) Primavera
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