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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 78 77 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.54% 0.67% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.05% 3.95% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £35,500 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 - £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
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
164 152 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.62% 16.89% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 137 131 108
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -7 5 £35,500 - 2
VPN
Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) LAN
2 14 (60.87%) WAN
3 13 (56.52%) VMware
4 12 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (47.83%) Clustering
5 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (47.83%) Citrix
5 11 (47.83%) SAN
5 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (39.13%) Project Management
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco
6 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) VoIP
7 7 (30.43%) IPsec
7 7 (30.43%) Firewall
7 7 (30.43%) Replication
7 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (26.09%) Network Security
8 6 (26.09%) SLA
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
8 6 (26.09%) Line Management
9 5 (21.74%) UNIX
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
9 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
9 5 (21.74%) WatchGuard

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
1 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) nginx
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) LAN
1 14 (60.87%) WAN
2 11 (47.83%) SAN
3 7 (30.43%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) IPsec
3 7 (30.43%) VoIP
4 6 (26.09%) Network Security
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (17.39%) NAS
6 3 (13.04%) VLAN
7 2 (8.70%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (8.70%) LDAP
7 2 (8.70%) HTTP
7 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.70%) DNS
7 2 (8.70%) MPLS
7 2 (8.70%) OSPF
7 2 (8.70%) BGP
8 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Hudson
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Server Support
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Clustering
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (30.43%) Replication
3 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) UNIX
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Debian
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Project Management
1 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
2 6 (26.09%) Line Management
3 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
3 5 (21.74%) Network Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Change Control
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) Python
1 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
2 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) CCIE
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (26.09%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) XenApp
4 2 (8.70%) qmail
5 1 (4.35%) Xen
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) vCloud
5 1 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (17.39%) Opsview
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.70%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Citrix
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
4 5 (21.74%) WatchGuard
5 4 (17.39%) Kaspersky
5 4 (17.39%) NetApp
5 4 (17.39%) Dell Compellent
5 4 (17.39%) Symantec
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) New Relic
7 1 (4.35%) Websense
7 1 (4.35%) BT
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