The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 67 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 21 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.03% 1.08% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.23% 6.50% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 21
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,950 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 123 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.12% 16.67% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 138 98 168
Average salary £36,250 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
Yorkshire

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -4 15 £32,500 -10.95% 3
Rotherham - 5 - -
Doncaster +12 1 £40,000 +48.14%
Barnsley -9 1 £40,000 +42.85%
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Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) TCP/IP
2 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
3 18 (54.55%) Cisco
4 16 (48.48%) Firewall
5 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
7 12 (36.36%) MySQL
7 12 (36.36%) Linux
7 12 (36.36%) Apache
7 12 (36.36%) Xen
7 12 (36.36%) Network Security
8 11 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
8 11 (33.33%) PKI
8 11 (33.33%) VLAN
8 11 (33.33%) HTTP
8 11 (33.33%) LDAP
8 11 (33.33%) Perl
8 11 (33.33%) McAfee
9 10 (30.30%) WAN
10 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
10 9 (27.27%) Python
10 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
10 9 (27.27%) LAN
10 9 (27.27%) JBoss
10 9 (27.27%) Java
10 9 (27.27%) .NET
10 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
10 9 (27.27%) IIS
10 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (36.36%) Apache
2 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 9 (27.27%) IIS
2 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
1 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) TCP/IP
2 16 (48.48%) Firewall
3 12 (36.36%) Network Security
4 11 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
4 11 (33.33%) VLAN
4 11 (33.33%) HTTP
4 11 (33.33%) LDAP
5 10 (30.30%) WAN
6 9 (27.27%) LAN
7 7 (21.21%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (18.18%) DNS
9 5 (15.15%) Internet
9 5 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (9.09%) Wireless
11 2 (6.06%) VoIP
11 2 (6.06%) DHCP
12 1 (3.03%) SNMP
12 1 (3.03%) SSL
12 1 (3.03%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Subversion
1 9 (27.27%) Hudson
1 9 (27.27%) TeamCity
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (15.15%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (27.27%) Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) Security Officer
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Security Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Information Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Information Security Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) PKI
2 3 (9.09%) IVR
2 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Linux
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (24.24%) Debian
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (15.15%) Information Security
5 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (15.15%) Security Architecture
5 5 (15.15%) SIEM
6 3 (9.09%) CRM
6 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Perl
2 9 (27.27%) Python
2 9 (27.27%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) Delphi
5 1 (3.03%) C
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) CISSP
2 5 (15.15%) GSEC
2 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.12%) MCSE
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (6.06%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 12 (36.36%) Xen
3 9 (27.27%) qmail
4 5 (15.15%) ISA Server
5 3 (9.09%) Terminal Server
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (9.09%) XenApp
6 1 (3.03%) Postfix
6 1 (3.03%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Nagios
1 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (15.15%) Nessus
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) McAfee
4 9 (27.27%) JBoss
5 7 (21.21%) Websense
5 7 (21.21%) New Relic
6 5 (15.15%) Juniper
6 5 (15.15%) IBM
6 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
6 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat
6 5 (15.15%) Sourcefire
6 5 (15.15%) TippingPoint
6 5 (15.15%) ArcSight
6 5 (15.15%) Lumension
7 4 (12.12%) VMware
7 4 (12.12%) HP
8 3 (9.09%) Oracle
8 3 (9.09%) Citrix
8 3 (9.09%) Apple
9 1 (3.03%) Sage
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £neg depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago