The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 90 108 73
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -35
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.02% 0.36% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 3.01% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 12
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +120.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £33,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -9.58%
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East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 133 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.36% 11.88% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 147 122 50
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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Salary Trend in Brighton

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

VPN Salary Trend in Brighton

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Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Brighton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 9 (75.00%) MySQL
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
1 9 (75.00%) HTTP
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) OSPF
2 8 (66.67%) BGP
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Maven
4 6 (50.00%) Ruby
4 6 (50.00%) VLAN
4 6 (50.00%) Xen
4 6 (50.00%) IMAP
4 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (50.00%) SMTP
4 6 (50.00%) Juniper
4 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (50.00%) KVM
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) SAN
5 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) HTTP
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) OSPF
2 8 (66.67%) BGP
3 6 (50.00%) VLAN
3 6 (50.00%) IMAP
3 6 (50.00%) SMTP
4 5 (41.67%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) SSH
7 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 2 (16.67%) L2TP
7 2 (16.67%) tcpdump
7 2 (16.67%) HSRP
8 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Maven
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iSeries
1 1 (8.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
1 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Network Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Ruby
1 6 (50.00%) Python
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCIE
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Xen
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (50.00%) KVM
2 4 (33.33%) Ceph
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) Nagios
2 4 (33.33%) Icinga
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) NetScout
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
5 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) IBM