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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 63 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 22 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.43% 1.63% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.50% 9.74% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 7
Average salary £32,500 £31,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% +17.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,150 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £37,700 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
163 154 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.99% 16.68% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 121 107 134
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 12 £35,250 +11.02% 2
Rotherham +15 1 £47,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £30,000 -
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Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) VMware
3 22 (61.11%) WAN
4 21 (58.33%) LAN
5 18 (50.00%) SAN
5 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (47.22%) Citrix
6 17 (47.22%) Clustering
7 16 (44.44%) PRINCE2
8 15 (41.67%) Project Management
8 15 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (33.33%) IPsec
9 12 (33.33%) Cisco
10 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
10 11 (30.56%) VoIP
10 11 (30.56%) Replication
10 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (27.78%) Line Management
11 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
11 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
11 10 (27.78%) MPLS
12 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (19.44%) Change Control
13 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (19.44%) Symantec
13 7 (19.44%) UNIX

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Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.78%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) WAN
2 21 (58.33%) LAN
3 18 (50.00%) SAN
4 12 (33.33%) IPsec
5 11 (30.56%) VoIP
6 10 (27.78%) MPLS
7 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (16.67%) NAS
9 5 (13.89%) Firewall
9 5 (13.89%) Wireless
10 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
10 4 (11.11%) DMVPN
10 4 (11.11%) Multicast
10 4 (11.11%) Network Security
10 4 (11.11%) VPLS
11 2 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (5.56%) DNS
12 1 (2.78%) FTP
12 1 (2.78%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Network Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) Server Support
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 4 (11.11%) IP Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior IP Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Clustering
2 11 (30.56%) Replication
2 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) CCTV
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) UNIX
4 6 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 15 (41.67%) Project Management
3 10 (27.78%) Line Management
4 7 (19.44%) Change Control
5 5 (13.89%) Network Design
6 4 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.11%) Information Security
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.11%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.78%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) Change Management
7 1 (2.78%) ITSM
7 1 (2.78%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.11%) CCIE
2 4 (11.11%) CCSP
2 4 (11.11%) CCNP
2 4 (11.11%) JNCIP
2 4 (11.11%) JNCIE
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (19.44%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.67%) XenApp
4 4 (11.11%) vCloud
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.78%) Xen
6 1 (2.78%) vSphere
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (16.67%) Opsview
2 1 (2.78%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.78%) WSUS
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) VMware
2 17 (47.22%) Citrix
3 12 (33.33%) Cisco
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (19.44%) NetApp
5 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
5 7 (19.44%) Symantec
6 6 (16.67%) Kaspersky
7 5 (13.89%) Juniper
8 4 (11.11%) WatchGuard
9 2 (5.56%) HP
10 1 (2.78%) EMC
10 1 (2.78%) Adobe
10 1 (2.78%) Sophos
10 1 (2.78%) Primavera
10 1 (2.78%) SolidWorks
10 1 (2.78%) CA
10 1 (2.78%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + includes good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago