The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 56 87
Rank change year-on-year -18 +31  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.10% 2.48% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.16% 11.94% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 5
Median salary £25,000 £50,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +40.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,875 £21,200 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £29,721 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +5.12%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 98 134 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 13.46% 20.81% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 90 112 139
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN 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 in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for VPN in South Yorkshire

VPN
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 26 June 2017. 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 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 -9 6 £25,000 -50.00% 3
Barnsley - 2 £30,952 -
VPN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) nginx
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Varnish
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) High Availability
3 4 (44.44%) Rackspace
3 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (44.44%) HAProxy
3 4 (44.44%) Ansible
3 4 (44.44%) Docker
3 4 (44.44%) GlusterFS
3 4 (44.44%) iptables
3 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
3 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi

VPN
Co-occurring 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 4 (44.44%) nginx
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) ICT Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (11.11%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
1 4 (44.44%) GlusterFS
1 4 (44.44%) iptables
1 4 (44.44%) Varnish
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
1 4 (44.44%) HAProxy
1 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Rackspace
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
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