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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 65 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.84% 0.87% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.21% 6.04% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 6
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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
106 149 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.93% 14.34% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 93 111 144
Average salary £42,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,650 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

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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

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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 29 April 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

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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 29 April 2016. 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 +12 9 £55,000 +54.92% 1
Rotherham +1 2 £20,000 -57.44%
Doncaster +9 1 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Barnsley - 1 £20,000 -
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) CCNP
3 10 (55.56%) CCNA
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (44.44%) DNS
6 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 7 (38.89%) WAN
6 7 (38.89%) DHCP
6 7 (38.89%) VLAN
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (33.33%) VMware
7 6 (33.33%) Network Security
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (33.33%) LAN
7 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 6 (33.33%) MPLS
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) OSPF
9 4 (22.22%) BGP
9 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
9 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
10 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (16.67%) Wireless
10 3 (16.67%) IPsec
10 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
10 3 (16.67%) Project Management

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) nginx
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (44.44%) DNS
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (38.89%) DHCP
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
4 7 (38.89%) VLAN
4 7 (38.89%) WAN
5 6 (33.33%) LAN
5 6 (33.33%) MPLS
5 6 (33.33%) Network Security
6 4 (22.22%) BGP
6 4 (22.22%) OSPF
7 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 3 (16.67%) IPsec
7 3 (16.67%) Wireless
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (11.11%) SAN
8 2 (11.11%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Network Operations Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support
6 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Support Assistant
6 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) LAMP
1 2 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.56%) PlayStation
2 1 (5.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Debian
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) High Availability
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) Email Filtering
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Design
3 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNA
2 10 (55.56%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCDA
4 1 (5.56%) CCDP
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CCSP
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) MCTS
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 14001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) BIND 9
3 1 (5.56%) qmail
3 1 (5.56%) Shibboleth
3 1 (5.56%) Varnish
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.56%) Cacti
3 1 (5.56%) Graphite
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Opsview
3 1 (5.56%) Pingdom
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Mitel
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) New Relic
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Splunk
6 1 (5.56%) Veeam
6 1 (5.56%) WatchGuard
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