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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 61 68 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.79% 1.94% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.22% 11.11% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 9
Median salary £26,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +8.21%
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
141 144 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.37% 17.50% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 112 128 144
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £63,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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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

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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 30 August 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

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Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +6 6 £43,000 +7.50%
Doncaster - 5 £26,000 -
Barnsley -2 2 £18,000 -14.28%
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 16 (57.14%) Firewall
2 15 (53.57%) DNS
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (46.43%) Cisco
5 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 11 (39.29%) CCNP
6 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
6 11 (39.29%) Windows
7 10 (35.71%) DHCP
8 9 (32.14%) MPLS
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
9 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 8 (28.57%) WAN
9 8 (28.57%) CCNA
10 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (25.00%) LAN
10 7 (25.00%) OSPF
10 7 (25.00%) BGP
10 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
10 7 (25.00%) Network Architecture
11 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (21.43%) Network Security
11 6 (21.43%) Network Design
11 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (21.43%) VMware
11 6 (21.43%) Linux
11 6 (21.43%) IIS
12 5 (17.86%) VoIP
12 5 (17.86%) IPv6

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Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) IIS
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.14%) nginx
4 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) Firewall
2 15 (53.57%) DNS
3 10 (35.71%) DHCP
4 9 (32.14%) MPLS
5 8 (28.57%) WAN
6 7 (25.00%) BGP
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (25.00%) OSPF
6 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (21.43%) Network Security
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (17.86%) IPv6
8 5 (17.86%) VLAN
8 5 (17.86%) VoIP
9 4 (14.29%) Junos
10 3 (10.71%) SAN
10 3 (10.71%) SSL
11 2 (7.14%) Internet
11 2 (7.14%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Network Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) IT Technician
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) IT Support
6 4 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Administrator
7 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.57%) LAMP
1 1 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) CESG
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.57%) PlayStation
4 1 (3.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Debian
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (21.43%) Network Design
3 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.14%) Change Control
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) High Availability
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security
5 1 (3.57%) Password Management
5 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 2 (7.14%) Perl
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) Ruby
2 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (39.29%) CCNP
3 8 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) CCIE
5 1 (3.57%) CCSE
5 1 (3.57%) CCSP
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.57%) MCITP
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) MCTS
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) vSphere
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) BIND 9
5 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.57%) qmail
5 1 (3.57%) Shibboleth
5 1 (3.57%) Varnish
5 1 (3.57%) vCloud
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) Cacti
3 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Graphite
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Opsview
3 1 (3.57%) Pingdom
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Juniper
4 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
5 4 (14.29%) Sage
5 4 (14.29%) Splunk
6 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Mitel
7 1 (3.57%) F5
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) New Relic
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.57%) Tableau
7 1 (3.57%) Veeam