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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 70 79 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.35% 0.44% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.55% 2.63% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 6
Average salary £34,750 £34,750 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £28,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,950 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -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
159 152 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.89% 16.59% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 134 134 117
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 July 2015.

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 July 2015. 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 -3 10 £37,750 -11.17% 2
Barnsley - 2 £21,000 - 3
VPN
Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 10 (47.62%) WAN
4 9 (42.86%) Firewall
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (28.57%) VLAN
7 6 (28.57%) nginx
7 6 (28.57%) VMware
7 6 (28.57%) Java
7 6 (28.57%) Apache
7 6 (28.57%) Python
7 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 5 (23.81%) Hudson
8 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
8 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (23.81%) New Relic
8 5 (23.81%) DevOps
8 5 (23.81%) Pingdom
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (23.81%) Nagios
8 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
8 5 (23.81%) Project Management
8 5 (23.81%) LDAP
8 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
8 5 (23.81%) JBoss

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 6 (28.57%) Apache
1 6 (28.57%) nginx
2 5 (23.81%) JBoss
2 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
3 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) LAN
1 10 (47.62%) WAN
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) VLAN
3 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 5 (23.81%) HTTP
4 5 (23.81%) Network Security
4 5 (23.81%) IPsec
4 5 (23.81%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (23.81%) LDAP
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (19.05%) SAN
6 3 (14.29%) DNS
6 3 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (9.52%) DHCP
7 2 (9.52%) Intranet
8 1 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (4.76%) MPLS
8 1 (4.76%) OSPF
8 1 (4.76%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) Hudson
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (23.81%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Server Support
4 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) EPoS
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) Debian
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) UNIX
7 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
1 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (23.81%) DevOps
2 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
2 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Line Management
4 2 (9.52%) Email Management
5 1 (4.76%) Social Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
1 6 (28.57%) Python
1 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.76%) JNCIP
2 1 (4.76%) JNCIE
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) CCIE
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) qmail
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Xen
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) vCloud
4 1 (4.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nagios
1 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (23.81%) Pingdom
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) Opsview
3 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) New Relic
4 4 (19.05%) WatchGuard
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Adobe
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Kaspersky
6 1 (4.76%) Bomgar
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Peregrine
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) Websense
6 1 (4.76%) BT
6 1 (4.76%) Dell Compellent
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago