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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 72 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 15 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.49% 0.94% 2.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.98% 5.07% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 9
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £24,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £56,500
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
167 138 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.60% 18.60% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 143 111 126
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £49,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -11 12 £30,000 -
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 29 August 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 17 (62.96%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) Firewall
4 13 (48.15%) Xen
5 12 (44.44%) VLAN
5 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 12 (44.44%) Java
6 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
7 10 (37.04%) Perl
7 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
7 10 (37.04%) WAN
7 10 (37.04%) VMware
7 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (33.33%) LAN
8 9 (33.33%) Linux
8 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 9 (33.33%) DNS
9 8 (29.63%) Project Management
9 8 (29.63%) MySQL
9 8 (29.63%) Apache
10 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
10 7 (25.93%) Python
10 7 (25.93%) LDAP
10 7 (25.93%) JBoss
10 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
10 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.93%) HTTP
10 7 (25.93%) SNMP
10 7 (25.93%) Subversion

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (29.63%) Apache
2 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
3 6 (22.22%) IIS
4 5 (18.52%) nginx
5 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) VLAN
3 10 (37.04%) WAN
4 9 (33.33%) LAN
4 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 9 (33.33%) DNS
5 7 (25.93%) LDAP
5 7 (25.93%) HTTP
5 7 (25.93%) SNMP
5 7 (25.93%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (22.22%) DHCP
7 5 (18.52%) Network Security
8 4 (14.81%) MPLS
9 3 (11.11%) BGP
9 3 (11.11%) VoIP
9 3 (11.11%) Wireless
10 2 (7.41%) IPsec
10 2 (7.41%) NAS
10 2 (7.41%) Internet
10 2 (7.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.93%) Hudson
2 7 (25.93%) TeamCity
2 7 (25.93%) Subversion
3 5 (18.52%) Maven
3 5 (18.52%) JIRA
3 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (48.15%) Administrator
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 1 (3.70%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
1 6 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Smartphone
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
1 5 (18.52%) Telematics
2 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.81%) IVR
3 1 (3.70%) PDA
3 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) UNIX
3 6 (22.22%) Debian
3 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 5 (18.52%) Mac OS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) Supplier Management
5 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.70%) Time Management
9 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
9 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
9 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
9 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
9 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) Perl
3 7 (25.93%) Python
3 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
3 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
4 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 5 (18.52%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VBA
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 13 (48.15%) Xen
2 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.93%) qmail
4 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (18.52%) KVM
6 3 (11.11%) vCloud
7 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.70%) Postfix
7 1 (3.70%) vSphere
7 1 (3.70%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nagios
1 5 (18.52%) Ganglia
1 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (18.52%) Pingdom
2 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) JBoss
4 6 (22.22%) HP
4 6 (22.22%) Apple
5 5 (18.52%) New Relic
6 2 (7.41%) Mitel
7 1 (3.70%) Sage
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Juniper