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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 78 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 15 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.57% 1.54% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.38% 10.34% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 17
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.05%
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
179 116 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.74% 14.87% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 146 78 187
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £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 19 December 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 December 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 -15 11 £55,000 +44.73% 1
VPN
Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) Cisco
4 14 (42.42%) WAN
5 13 (39.39%) LAN
6 12 (36.36%) MPLS
6 12 (36.36%) Firewall
7 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 11 (33.33%) Project Management
8 10 (30.30%) DNS
9 9 (27.27%) IPsec
10 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
10 8 (24.24%) UNIX
10 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
11 7 (21.21%) Xen
11 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (21.21%) SAN
11 7 (21.21%) DHCP
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (18.18%) VoIP
12 6 (18.18%) Wireless
12 6 (18.18%) VLAN
12 6 (18.18%) Network Security
12 6 (18.18%) SNMP
12 6 (18.18%) Web Services
12 6 (18.18%) Java
12 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
12 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.15%) nginx
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) Acrobat
3 1 (3.03%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Office 365
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) WAN
2 13 (39.39%) LAN
3 12 (36.36%) MPLS
3 12 (36.36%) Firewall
4 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 10 (30.30%) DNS
6 9 (27.27%) IPsec
7 7 (21.21%) SAN
7 7 (21.21%) DHCP
8 6 (18.18%) VoIP
8 6 (18.18%) Wireless
8 6 (18.18%) VLAN
8 6 (18.18%) Network Security
8 6 (18.18%) SNMP
9 4 (12.12%) Multicast
9 4 (12.12%) DMVPN
9 4 (12.12%) VPLS
9 4 (12.12%) Ethernet
10 3 (9.09%) Internet
10 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Maven
2 5 (15.15%) JIRA
2 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.03%) Hudson
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) IP Network Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) IP Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior IP Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
1 5 (15.15%) Smartphone
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
1 5 (15.15%) Telematics
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) PDA
3 1 (3.03%) CCTV
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) UNIX
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
4 5 (15.15%) Mac OS
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.09%) Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.06%) Android
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 11 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (18.18%) Network Design
2 6 (18.18%) Supplier Management
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Line Management
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Content Management
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Java
1 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 5 (15.15%) Ruby
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (15.15%) CCNP
2 5 (15.15%) CCIE
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
3 4 (12.12%) JNCIP
3 4 (12.12%) JNCIE
3 4 (12.12%) CCSP
4 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) MCSA
5 1 (3.03%) MCITP
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
3 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) Xen
3 6 (18.18%) vCloud
4 5 (15.15%) KVM
4 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.06%) vSphere
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.03%) qmail
7 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Ganglia
2 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.03%) Opsview
2 1 (3.03%) ARCserve
2 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Cisco
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.15%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) Juniper
5 4 (12.12%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) EMC
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Apple
6 2 (6.06%) Mitel
6 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Sophos
7 1 (3.03%) Primavera
7 1 (3.03%) SolidWorks
7 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.03%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) CA
7 1 (3.03%) Adobe
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago