The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 58 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.95% 2.49% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.40% 13.27% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 14
Average salary £34,000 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.42% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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West 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 Crawley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 98 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 21.72% 18.77% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 73 89 111
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Crawley

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 21 (95.45%) LAN
2 18 (81.82%) WAN
3 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (72.73%) Firewall
3 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
4 15 (68.18%) DHCP
4 15 (68.18%) FTP
4 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
4 15 (68.18%) DNS
4 15 (68.18%) SLA
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 15 (68.18%) DMZ
4 15 (68.18%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (68.18%) Windows 8
4 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (45.45%) MS Office
5 10 (45.45%) VoIP
5 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
6 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
6 5 (22.73%) SAN
6 5 (22.73%) Xen
6 5 (22.73%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (18.18%) MPLS
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco
8 3 (13.64%) CCNP
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (45.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) LAN
2 18 (81.82%) WAN
3 16 (72.73%) Firewall
4 15 (68.18%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (68.18%) DHCP
4 15 (68.18%) FTP
4 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
4 15 (68.18%) DNS
4 15 (68.18%) DMZ
5 10 (45.45%) VoIP
6 5 (22.73%) SAN
7 4 (18.18%) MPLS
8 1 (4.55%) OSPF
8 1 (4.55%) BGP
8 1 (4.55%) VRRP
8 1 (4.55%) SSL
8 1 (4.55%) IPsec
8 1 (4.55%) VLAN
8 1 (4.55%) VPLS
8 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
1 15 (68.18%) Support Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Desktop Support
3 5 (22.73%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Team Leader
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
1 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
1 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (68.18%) Windows 8
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (13.64%) Business Development
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNP
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (68.18%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Xen
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) Cacti
1 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.55%) VMware