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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 65 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.71% 2.24% 2.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.37% 7.26% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 14
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +83.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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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
89 124 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 20.94% 30.92% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 84 111 104
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
4 3 (27.27%) SCCM
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) Intel
5 2 (18.18%) CCIE
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) FTP
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) VLAN
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (18.18%) FTP
4 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 2 (18.18%) IPsec
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) SSL
4 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (18.18%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Network Support
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) AS400
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Operations
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
1 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
1 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
2 1 (9.09%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCIE
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (9.09%) Sysprep
3 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Intel
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam