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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 64 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 18 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.88% 0.43% 2.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.04% 2.75% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 10
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £32,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
163 109 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.01% 15.59% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 130 82 132
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -9 15 £36,250 +11.53% 3
Barnsley - 1 - -
Rotherham - 1 £27,000 -
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Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco
3 13 (48.15%) Firewall
3 13 (48.15%) VMware
4 11 (40.74%) LAN
4 11 (40.74%) WAN
5 10 (37.04%) Project Management
5 10 (37.04%) Java
5 10 (37.04%) Xen
5 10 (37.04%) VLAN
5 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
6 9 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (33.33%) DNS
6 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
8 7 (25.93%) SNMP
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.93%) Perl
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (22.22%) Degree
9 6 (22.22%) Web Services
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL
9 6 (22.22%) Linux
9 6 (22.22%) DHCP
9 6 (22.22%) UNIX
9 6 (22.22%) HP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
1 5 (18.52%) IIS
1 5 (18.52%) Apache
1 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
1 5 (18.52%) nginx
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) Firewall
2 11 (40.74%) LAN
2 11 (40.74%) WAN
3 10 (37.04%) VLAN
4 9 (33.33%) DNS
5 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
6 7 (25.93%) SNMP
7 6 (22.22%) MPLS
7 6 (22.22%) DHCP
8 5 (18.52%) LDAP
8 5 (18.52%) HTTP
8 5 (18.52%) OpenLDAP
8 5 (18.52%) Network Security
9 3 (11.11%) Internet
9 3 (11.11%) BGP
9 3 (11.11%) Wireless
9 3 (11.11%) VoIP
10 2 (7.41%) OSPF
11 1 (3.70%) SSL
11 1 (3.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Hudson
2 5 (18.52%) Subversion
2 5 (18.52%) Maven
2 5 (18.52%) JIRA
2 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (40.74%) Administrator
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Smartphone
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
1 5 (18.52%) Telematics
2 4 (14.81%) IVR
2 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) PDA
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) UNIX
3 5 (18.52%) Mac OS
3 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
4 4 (14.81%) Debian
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Project Management
1 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.70%) Content Management
7 1 (3.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) Perl
3 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 5 (18.52%) Ruby
4 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
4 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
4 5 (18.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) MCSE
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCNA
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) CCIE
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Xen
2 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (18.52%) qmail
4 5 (18.52%) vCloud
4 5 (18.52%) KVM
5 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Ganglia
2 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.81%) Pingdom
2 4 (14.81%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) HP
4 6 (22.22%) Apple
5 5 (18.52%) JBoss
6 4 (14.81%) New Relic
7 2 (7.41%) Mitel
8 1 (3.70%) Sophos
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper
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