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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 31 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 4.74% 0.61% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.87% 1.79% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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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
63 56 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 29.86% 34.15% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 59 50 26
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
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

VPN
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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (92.00%) MS Exchange
3 23 (92.00%) WatchGuard
3 23 (92.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (88.00%) VLAN
4 22 (88.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (88.00%) Migration
4 22 (88.00%) Citrix
5 21 (84.00%) Windows
5 21 (84.00%) VMware
5 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (84.00%) Veeam
6 20 (80.00%) iSCSI
6 20 (80.00%) vSphere
6 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (80.00%) Backup Exec
6 20 (80.00%) SAN
6 20 (80.00%) Symantec
7 19 (76.00%) McAfee
7 19 (76.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (76.00%) Kaspersky
8 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (60.00%) SLA
8 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (36.00%) Internet
9 9 (36.00%) Wireless
10 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce

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Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (92.00%) MS Exchange
1 23 (92.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 22 (88.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) Apache
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (88.00%) VLAN
3 20 (80.00%) iSCSI
3 20 (80.00%) SAN
4 9 (36.00%) Internet
4 9 (36.00%) Wireless
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security
6 1 (4.00%) FCoE
6 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.00%) IPsec
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP
6 1 (4.00%) HTTP
6 1 (4.00%) SNMP
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Support Engineer
2 21 (84.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 21 (84.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Support
3 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Integration Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Integration Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (32.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Debian
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Migration
2 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) CCIE
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (80.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 19 (76.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (92.00%) WatchGuard
3 22 (88.00%) Citrix
4 21 (84.00%) VMware
4 21 (84.00%) Veeam
5 20 (80.00%) Symantec
6 19 (76.00%) McAfee
6 19 (76.00%) Kaspersky
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
8 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.00%) F5
8 1 (4.00%) Vyatta