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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 52 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.30% 3.43% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.52% 19.51% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 13
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,831 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -4.45%
VPN
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
92 82 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 19.96% 17.60% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 63 76 114
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £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

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (87.50%) LAN
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) SLA
4 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) WAN
4 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (37.50%) DMZ
5 6 (37.50%) DHCP
5 6 (37.50%) FTP
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) MS Office
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) VoIP
6 5 (31.25%) MPLS
7 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (18.75%) 3G
8 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Electronics
8 3 (18.75%) Military

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Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) LAN
2 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (37.50%) DHCP
3 6 (37.50%) FTP
3 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) VoIP
3 6 (37.50%) DMZ
4 5 (31.25%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) 3G
6 2 (12.50%) SSL
6 2 (12.50%) IPsec
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
6 2 (12.50%) VPLS
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (12.50%) HSRP
6 2 (12.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
1 3 (18.75%) Military
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Desktop Support
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Smartphone
2 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
1 3 (18.75%) Business Development
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
1 2 (12.50%) Cacti
1 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
2 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus and travel industry benefits
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