The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 27 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 0.83% 6.71% 4.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 28.57% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +140.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 9.17% 23.49% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 25
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
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VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

VPN
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Basildon region.

VPN Salary Trend in Basildon

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) Law
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) Document Management
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) PaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (33.33%) IaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) LDAP
5 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss