The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 75 139 168
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +29
Permanent jobs citing VPN 204 153 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.13% 1.97% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.44% 9.94% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 161 114 106
Median salary £44,500 £31,250 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.40% -15.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.42%
VPN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1106 1540 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.97% 19.82% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1146 1299
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VPN
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VPN Salary Trend in the East of England

VPN
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in the East of England

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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +61 111 £40,000 +40.35% 7
Essex +24 36 £47,500 +6.74% 5
Suffolk +22 31 £47,500 +74.31% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 30 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Bedfordshire +17 13 £52,500 +50.00%
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VPN.

1 280 (62.92%) Firewall
2 266 (59.78%) Cisco
3 246 (55.28%) Windows
4 182 (40.90%) WAN
5 180 (40.45%) LAN
6 176 (39.55%) Microsoft
7 170 (38.20%) TCP/IP
8 145 (32.58%) Active Directory
9 143 (32.13%) Cisco Certification
10 126 (28.31%) DNS
10 126 (28.31%) Windows Server
11 124 (27.87%) MS Exchange
12 117 (26.29%) ITIL
13 112 (25.17%) VMware
14 110 (24.72%) Wireless
15 107 (24.04%) Linux
16 106 (23.82%) Juniper
17 104 (23.37%) DHCP
18 103 (23.15%) Windows Server 2008
19 96 (21.57%) Network Security
20 93 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
21 92 (20.67%) SQL Server
22 91 (20.45%) SSL
23 89 (20.00%) VLAN
24 86 (19.33%) CCNP
25 83 (18.65%) MS Excel
26 77 (17.30%) OSPF
27 76 (17.08%) Windows 7
27 76 (17.08%) Office 365
28 75 (16.85%) Exchange Server 2010

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 124 (27.87%) MS Exchange
2 75 (16.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (14.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 39 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 38 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 30 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 24 (5.39%) Skype for Business
8 20 (4.49%) IIS
9 14 (3.15%) SharePoint
10 11 (2.47%) JBoss
11 5 (1.12%) Apache
11 5 (1.12%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 83 (18.65%) MS Excel
2 71 (15.96%) MS Office
3 23 (5.17%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.12%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.22%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 76 (17.08%) Office 365
2 37 (8.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.47%) iTunes
5 7 (1.57%) PaaS
6 4 (0.90%) IaaS
7 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 280 (62.92%) Firewall
2 182 (40.90%) WAN
3 180 (40.45%) LAN
4 170 (38.20%) TCP/IP
5 126 (28.31%) DNS
6 110 (24.72%) Wireless
7 104 (23.37%) DHCP
8 96 (21.57%) Network Security
9 91 (20.45%) SSL
10 89 (20.00%) VLAN
11 77 (17.30%) OSPF
12 61 (13.71%) VoIP
13 58 (13.03%) BGP
14 57 (12.81%) SAN
15 55 (12.36%) Cisco ASA
16 52 (11.69%) EIGRP
16 52 (11.69%) ISDN
17 48 (10.79%) IPsec
18 47 (10.56%) Broadband
19 44 (9.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.82%) Cognos Impromptu
3 12 (2.70%) MySQL
3 12 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.22%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.22%) Selenium
General
1 38 (8.54%) Finance
2 26 (5.84%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.92%) Law
3 13 (2.92%) Publishing
4 11 (2.47%) Banking
5 8 (1.80%) Retail
6 6 (1.35%) Marketing
7 3 (0.67%) French Language
7 3 (0.67%) German Language
7 3 (0.67%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.45%) Games
8 2 (0.45%) Legal
8 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 114 (25.62%) Support Engineer
2 111 (24.94%) Network Engineer
3 54 (12.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 51 (11.46%) Analyst
5 48 (10.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 41 (9.21%) 3rd Line Support
6 41 (9.21%) Network Support
7 35 (7.87%) IT Engineer
8 34 (7.64%) Juniper Engineer
8 34 (7.64%) Network Support Engineer
9 32 (7.19%) Architect
10 31 (6.97%) IT Support
10 31 (6.97%) Systems Engineer
11 28 (6.29%) Network Specialist
12 27 (6.07%) Data Centre Engineer
13 26 (5.84%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
13 26 (5.84%) Cisco Support
14 25 (5.62%) IT Support Engineer
14 25 (5.62%) Systems Support
15 24 (5.39%) Juniper Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.52%) MAPI
2 17 (3.82%) HTML
3 12 (2.70%) Web Services
4 10 (2.25%) CSS
5 4 (0.90%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.67%) Middleware
7 2 (0.45%) JSON
7 2 (0.45%) XML
8 1 (0.22%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.22%) COM
8 1 (0.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 72 (16.18%) Blackberry
2 59 (13.26%) Replication
3 55 (12.36%) Data Centre
4 43 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (8.99%) e-Health
5 40 (8.99%) iPhone
6 29 (6.52%) PDA
7 24 (5.39%) Smartphone
8 21 (4.72%) Driving Licence
9 19 (4.27%) Virtual Team
10 18 (4.04%) Hybrid Cloud
11 13 (2.92%) EPoS
11 13 (2.92%) Fat Client
11 13 (2.92%) Thin Client
12 12 (2.70%) CESG
12 12 (2.70%) PACS
13 11 (2.47%) iPad
13 11 (2.47%) Mathematics
14 10 (2.25%) Private Cloud
15 9 (2.02%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 246 (55.28%) Windows
2 126 (28.31%) Windows Server
3 107 (24.04%) Linux
4 103 (23.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 76 (17.08%) Windows 7
6 67 (15.06%) Windows 10
7 58 (13.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 55 (12.36%) Windows 8
9 51 (11.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (7.42%) Android
11 31 (6.97%) Windows XP
12 30 (6.74%) Windows Vista
13 28 (6.29%) Unix
14 22 (4.94%) Windows Phone
15 17 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.67%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.45%) Solaris
18 1 (0.22%) Debian
18 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (26.29%) ITIL
2 64 (14.38%) Network Design
3 52 (11.69%) Service Delivery
4 44 (9.89%) Network Monitoring
5 40 (8.99%) Change Management
6 31 (6.97%) High Availability
7 27 (6.07%) Network Management
8 26 (5.84%) Configuration Management
9 25 (5.62%) Mentoring
10 24 (5.39%) Problem Management
10 24 (5.39%) Risk Assessment
11 20 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (4.49%) E-Commerce
11 20 (4.49%) Incident Management
11 20 (4.49%) Kalman Filter
12 19 (4.27%) Network Architecture
13 18 (4.04%) Service Management
13 18 (4.04%) Vulnerability Management
14 17 (3.82%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (3.82%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 65 (14.61%) SQL
2 31 (6.97%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.94%) JavaScript
4 15 (3.37%) Python
5 13 (2.92%) Java
6 12 (2.70%) Perl
6 12 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 11 (2.47%) C
8 10 (2.25%) VBScript
9 5 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.12%) VBA
10 2 (0.45%) C#
11 1 (0.22%) Lua
11 1 (0.22%) Tcl
11 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 143 (32.13%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (19.33%) CCNP
3 74 (16.63%) CCNA
4 66 (14.83%) Security Cleared
5 65 (14.61%) SC Cleared
6 51 (11.46%) DV Cleared
7 48 (10.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 44 (9.89%) JNCIE
8 44 (9.89%) JNCIP
9 41 (9.21%) JNCIA
10 35 (7.87%) JNCIS
11 26 (5.84%) Degree
12 23 (5.17%) MCSE
13 21 (4.72%) CCIE
14 20 (4.49%) CCSA
14 20 (4.49%) CISSP
15 19 (4.27%) CCSE
16 18 (4.04%) MCSA
17 17 (3.82%) CCDP
18 12 (2.70%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.09%) SLA
2 33 (7.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.57%) QA
4 4 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.22%) ISO27002
System Software
1 145 (32.58%) Active Directory
2 93 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (15.06%) Hyper-V
4 45 (10.11%) vSphere
5 27 (6.07%) Terminal Services
6 21 (4.72%) NFS
7 15 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.80%) XenApp
9 5 (1.12%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.12%) Xen
10 3 (0.67%) pfSense
10 3 (0.67%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.45%) UAG
11 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.22%) KVM
12 1 (0.22%) vCloud
12 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (9.44%) Backup Exec
2 23 (5.17%) WSUS
3 16 (3.60%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (2.25%) Cisco UCCX
4 10 (2.25%) HP NNM
5 9 (2.02%) FortiGate
5 9 (2.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 6 (1.35%) SCDPM
7 5 (1.12%) SCCM
8 4 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.67%) Cacti
9 3 (0.67%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (0.67%) Nagios
9 3 (0.67%) RANCID
9 3 (0.67%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.67%) SmokePing
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.45%) ZENworks
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 266 (59.78%) Cisco
2 176 (39.55%) Microsoft
3 112 (25.17%) VMware
4 106 (23.82%) Juniper
5 75 (16.85%) Apple
6 51 (11.46%) Avaya
6 51 (11.46%) F5
7 50 (11.24%) HP
8 46 (10.34%) Dell
9 40 (8.99%) CheckPoint
10 30 (6.74%) Draytek
11 27 (6.07%) Palo Alto
12 26 (5.84%) Veeam
13 24 (5.39%) Clearswift
13 24 (5.39%) Proofpoint
14 19 (4.27%) Nokia
14 19 (4.27%) SonicWALL
15 18 (4.04%) Fujitsu
16 17 (3.82%) EMC
17 16 (3.60%) Symantec
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