The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Crawley region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 48 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.38% 1.78% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.64% 7.04% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 16
Average salary £25,000 £72,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.51% +61.11%
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 142 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 22.33% 25.27% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 81 113 73
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

VPN
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

VPN Salary Trend in Crawley

VPN
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Crawley

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 23 (95.83%) LAN
2 20 (83.33%) WAN
3 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (70.83%) Firewall
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (66.67%) DMZ
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
4 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (66.67%) DHCP
4 16 (66.67%) FTP
4 16 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 16 (66.67%) DNS
4 16 (66.67%) SLA
5 10 (41.67%) MS Office
5 10 (41.67%) VoIP
5 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 6 (25.00%) Xen
6 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (16.67%) Blue Coat
7 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) LAN
2 20 (83.33%) WAN
3 17 (70.83%) Firewall
4 16 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (66.67%) DMZ
4 16 (66.67%) DHCP
4 16 (66.67%) FTP
4 16 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 16 (66.67%) DNS
5 10 (41.67%) VoIP
6 6 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (12.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
1 16 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Desktop Support
3 6 (25.00%) Support Team Leader
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Network Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
1 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2003
1 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Project Management
1 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (12.50%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CCNP
1 4 (16.67%) CCNA
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco