Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 65 92
Rank change year-on-year -17 +27 +6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 21 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.76% 2.82% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.35% 18.60% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 15
South Yorkshire median annual salary £48,000 £32,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.84% -24.12% +51.79%
10th Percentile £25,800 £20,800 £20,600
90th Percentile £58,000 £57,500 £51,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -7.89%

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 170 172 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.29% 15.15% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 129 163 202
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,993 £21,250 £20,775
90th Percentile £72,750 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -19 14 £48,500 +56.45% 3
Doncaster +4 5 £30,000 -29.41% 1
VPN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (33.33%) SIEM
3 7 (33.33%) SSL
3 7 (33.33%) FTP
3 7 (33.33%) IPsec
3 7 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) DNS
4 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 5 (23.81%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Qualys
5 5 (23.81%) Splunk
5 5 (23.81%) LogLogic
5 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (23.81%) SaaS
5 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
5 5 (23.81%) Dell
5 5 (23.81%) Citrix
5 5 (23.81%) Juniper
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) TIBCO
6 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (19.05%) LAN
6 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (19.05%) Junos

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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
2 3 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) FTP
2 7 (33.33%) IPsec
2 7 (33.33%) SSL
3 6 (28.57%) DNS
3 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (19.05%) Junos
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) BGP
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) IPv6
5 3 (14.29%) MPLS
5 3 (14.29%) OSPF
5 3 (14.29%) VoIP
5 3 (14.29%) Wireless
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.76%) Network Security
7 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 6 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) IT Security Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Operational Security Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Operations Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Security Operations Manager
4 4 (19.05%) IT Operations Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 7 (33.33%) SIEM
3 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
4 5 (23.81%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) ERP
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Network Design
5 3 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) ISMS
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
6 2 (9.52%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (9.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) JNCIA
2 2 (9.52%) JNCIS
2 2 (9.52%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCIE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CCSE
3 1 (4.76%) CCSP
3 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) JNCIP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
2 5 (23.81%) Dell
2 5 (23.81%) Juniper
2 5 (23.81%) LogLogic
2 5 (23.81%) Qualys
2 5 (23.81%) Splunk
2 5 (23.81%) TIBCO
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Epicor
5 1 (4.76%) EqualLogic
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.76%) Veeam