Period
to 18 August 2018

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 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 95 84
Rank change year-on-year +21 -11 +27
Permanent jobs citing VPN 28 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.20% 1.19% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.77% 8.21% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 25
South Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £27,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.30% -37.21% +21.13%
10th Percentile £27,500 £19,625 £20,000
90th Percentile £58,125 £34,882 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% -

VPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following 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 or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 167 195 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.15% 14.53% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 130 182 210
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.48% -6.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £21,996 £22,525 £20,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 18 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +12 18 £48,000 +92.00% 4
Doncaster - 8 £30,000 - 1
VPN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 19 (67.86%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) DNS
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
4 9 (32.14%) ITIL
4 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (28.57%) WAN
5 8 (28.57%) DHCP
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 7 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 7 (25.00%) SIEM
6 7 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (25.00%) SSL
6 7 (25.00%) FTP
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (25.00%) IPsec
7 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 6 (21.43%) Veeam
7 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
8 5 (17.86%) Software Delivery
8 5 (17.86%) MobileIron
8 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (17.86%) Splunk
8 5 (17.86%) LogLogic

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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
2 3 (10.71%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.57%) GitHub
4 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) DNS
3 8 (28.57%) DHCP
3 8 (28.57%) WAN
4 7 (25.00%) FTP
4 7 (25.00%) IPsec
4 7 (25.00%) LAN
4 7 (25.00%) SSL
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (14.29%) Junos
5 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.71%) BGP
6 3 (10.71%) IPv6
6 3 (10.71%) MPLS
6 3 (10.71%) OSPF
6 3 (10.71%) VoIP
6 3 (10.71%) Wireless
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.57%) Internet
8 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
1 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Network Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Security Manager
4 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) IT Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) IT Manager
4 6 (21.43%) IT Support
5 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) IT Security Manager
5 5 (17.86%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Operational Security Manager
5 5 (17.86%) Operations Manager
5 5 (17.86%) Security Operations Manager
5 5 (17.86%) Senior IT Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior IT Support
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 7 (25.00%) SIEM
2 7 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 5 (17.86%) Logistics
4 5 (17.86%) Software Delivery
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 3 (10.71%) ERP
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
5 3 (10.71%) Network Design
5 3 (10.71%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) ISMS
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) Python
1 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) JNCIA
2 2 (7.14%) JNCIS
3 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCIE
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) CCSE
3 1 (3.57%) CCSP
3 1 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (17.86%) SLA
3 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.57%) GCP
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Backup Exec
1 5 (17.86%) Nagios
1 5 (17.86%) WSUS
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) Veeam
4 5 (17.86%) Capita
4 5 (17.86%) Dell
4 5 (17.86%) Juniper
4 5 (17.86%) Kaspersky
4 5 (17.86%) LogLogic
4 5 (17.86%) MobileIron
4 5 (17.86%) Qualys
4 5 (17.86%) Splunk
4 5 (17.86%) TIBCO
5 4 (14.29%) Citrix
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) Apple
6 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.57%) Epicor
6 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL