The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 28 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 15 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 6.82% 1.67% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 4.35% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
VPN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 27.27% 38.33% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 55 44 25
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

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Salary Trend in Bromley

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

VPN Salary Trend in Bromley

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Salary Histogram in Bromley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Bromley region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Bromley

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley 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 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 26 (96.30%) Active Directory
3 25 (92.59%) MS Exchange
3 25 (92.59%) WatchGuard
4 24 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (88.89%) VLAN
4 24 (88.89%) Migration
4 24 (88.89%) Citrix
4 24 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (85.19%) Windows
5 23 (85.19%) VMware
5 23 (85.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (81.48%) vSphere
6 22 (81.48%) Veeam
7 21 (77.78%) iSCSI
7 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (77.78%) Backup Exec
7 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (77.78%) SAN
7 21 (77.78%) Symantec
8 20 (74.07%) McAfee
8 20 (74.07%) Norton AntiVirus
8 20 (74.07%) Kaspersky
9 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (55.56%) SLA
10 11 (40.74%) Internet
10 11 (40.74%) Wireless
11 10 (37.04%) Blackberry

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Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley 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 25 (92.59%) MS Exchange
2 24 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 24 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (88.89%) VLAN
3 21 (77.78%) iSCSI
3 21 (77.78%) SAN
4 11 (40.74%) Internet
4 11 (40.74%) Wireless
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.70%) IPsec
6 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) VoIP
6 1 (3.70%) HTTP
6 1 (3.70%) SNMP
6 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) FCoE
6 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Support Engineer
1 23 (85.19%) 3rd Line Support
2 22 (81.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (3.70%) Support Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Integration Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (37.04%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.70%) Debian
5 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Migration
2 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
3 1 (3.70%) Network Design
3 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCIE
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (96.30%) Active Directory
2 23 (85.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (81.48%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (77.78%) Backup Exec
2 20 (74.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
3 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 25 (92.59%) WatchGuard
3 24 (88.89%) Citrix
4 23 (85.19%) VMware
5 22 (81.48%) Veeam
6 21 (77.78%) Symantec
7 20 (74.07%) McAfee
7 20 (74.07%) Kaspersky
8 3 (11.11%) HP
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) Dell
9 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
10 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
10 1 (3.70%) Vyatta
10 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
10 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.70%) F5