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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
England / East of England
Rank 141 119 118
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 100 158 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.71% 2.32% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.59% 12.06% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 79 123 128
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%

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
944 1310 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.11% 19.19% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 749 1053 1152
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in the East of England

VPN
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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -29 38 £32,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -1 24 £41,250 +10.00% 3
Suffolk +17 22 £28,250 +8.65% 1
Bedfordshire +11 12 £50,000 -2.91%
Essex +23 10 £45,000 +50.00%
Norfolk -23 1 £17,500 -41.66% 1
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 130 (52.85%) Firewall
2 124 (50.41%) Cisco
3 114 (46.34%) Windows
4 107 (43.50%) LAN
5 103 (41.87%) WAN
6 95 (38.62%) Cisco Certification
7 90 (36.59%) TCP/IP
7 90 (36.59%) DNS
8 80 (32.52%) CCNP
9 79 (32.11%) ITIL
10 75 (30.49%) Linux
10 75 (30.49%) Microsoft
11 71 (28.86%) Active Directory
11 71 (28.86%) DHCP
12 69 (28.05%) VMware
13 66 (26.83%) Data Centre
13 66 (26.83%) Windows Server
14 57 (23.17%) Wireless
15 55 (22.36%) VMware Infrastructure
16 52 (21.14%) VoIP
17 48 (19.51%) Office 365
18 47 (19.11%) VLAN
19 46 (18.70%) CheckPoint
20 43 (17.48%) MPLS
20 43 (17.48%) MS Exchange
21 42 (17.07%) CCNA
21 42 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
22 41 (16.67%) BGP
23 39 (15.85%) OSPF
23 39 (15.85%) Juniper

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 43 (17.48%) MS Exchange
2 25 (10.16%) Skype for Business
3 17 (6.91%) IIS
4 16 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (2.85%) Apache
7 5 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.81%) Drupal
9 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.81%) nginx
9 2 (0.81%) WordPress
10 1 (0.41%) Confluence
10 1 (0.41%) Site Server
Applications
1 36 (14.63%) MS Office
2 20 (8.13%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) assyst
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 48 (19.51%) Office 365
2 24 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.69%) PaaS
4 9 (3.66%) iTunes
5 8 (3.25%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 130 (52.85%) Firewall
2 107 (43.50%) LAN
3 103 (41.87%) WAN
4 90 (36.59%) DNS
4 90 (36.59%) TCP/IP
5 71 (28.86%) DHCP
6 57 (23.17%) Wireless
7 52 (21.14%) VoIP
8 47 (19.11%) VLAN
9 43 (17.48%) MPLS
10 42 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
11 41 (16.67%) BGP
12 39 (15.85%) OSPF
13 37 (15.04%) Cisco ASA
14 33 (13.41%) Network Security
15 32 (13.01%) IPsec
15 32 (13.01%) IPv4
16 31 (12.60%) EIGRP
16 31 (12.60%) ISDN
17 30 (12.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.66%) Cognos Impromptu
3 8 (3.25%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (2.44%) MySQL
5 3 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Subversion
2 3 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.22%) JIRA
3 2 (0.81%) Buildbot
3 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (10.57%) Telecoms
2 18 (7.32%) Retail
3 15 (6.10%) Finance
4 4 (1.63%) Banking
5 2 (0.81%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.41%) Automotive
6 1 (0.41%) Front Office
6 1 (0.41%) Law
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (21.14%) Network Engineer
2 31 (12.60%) Analyst
2 31 (12.60%) Support Engineer
3 29 (11.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 27 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support
5 21 (8.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 20 (8.13%) Network Specialist
7 19 (7.72%) Cisco Engineer
8 18 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 17 (6.91%) Support Analyst
10 15 (6.10%) IT Support
11 14 (5.69%) Office 365 Engineer
12 13 (5.28%) Infrastructure Support
13 12 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
13 12 (4.88%) Linux Support
13 12 (4.88%) Linux Support Engineer
14 11 (4.47%) Architect
14 11 (4.47%) Network Support
15 10 (4.07%) Operations Engineer
15 10 (4.07%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.81%) .NET
1 2 (0.81%) Apache Flex
1 2 (0.81%) ELK Stack
1 2 (0.81%) JSON
1 2 (0.81%) LAMP
1 2 (0.81%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (0.81%) REST
1 2 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (0.81%) SAML
1 2 (0.81%) XML
2 1 (0.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 66 (26.83%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.94%) Driving Licence
3 14 (5.69%) Mathematics
4 13 (5.28%) Blackberry
5 12 (4.88%) Mobile Computing
5 12 (4.88%) Smartphone
6 9 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.85%) Handset
8 6 (2.44%) Replication
8 6 (2.44%) User Experience
9 5 (2.03%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.63%) EMC VNX
10 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.22%) BYOD
11 3 (1.22%) Clustering
11 3 (1.22%) e-Health
11 3 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.81%) CESG
12 2 (0.81%) CESG CLAS
12 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 114 (46.34%) Windows
2 75 (30.49%) Linux
3 66 (26.83%) Windows Server
4 37 (15.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (12.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (7.72%) Windows 7
9 17 (6.91%) Unix
10 14 (5.69%) Windows 8
11 13 (5.28%) Windows 10
12 10 (4.07%) Mac OS X
13 8 (3.25%) Solaris
13 8 (3.25%) Windows Phone
14 5 (2.03%) Debian
15 4 (1.63%) Mac OS
16 3 (1.22%) Android
16 3 (1.22%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.81%) CentOS
17 2 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (32.11%) ITIL
2 38 (15.45%) Mentoring
3 35 (14.23%) Network Management
4 29 (11.79%) Problem Management
5 22 (8.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (7.72%) Change Management
7 18 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 16 (6.50%) E-Commerce
9 14 (5.69%) Coaching
10 12 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (4.88%) Business Continuity
10 12 (4.88%) High Availability
10 12 (4.88%) People Management
10 12 (4.88%) Presales
11 11 (4.47%) Load Balancing
12 10 (4.07%) Mobile Device Management
12 10 (4.07%) Process Management
12 10 (4.07%) Service Management
13 9 (3.66%) Information Security
13 9 (3.66%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.57%) SQL
2 14 (5.69%) C
3 6 (2.44%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.44%) Python
4 5 (2.03%) Perl
5 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.22%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.81%) Ruby
7 2 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 95 (38.62%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (32.52%) CCNP
3 42 (17.07%) CCNA
4 34 (13.82%) Degree
5 18 (7.32%) CCIE
6 14 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.25%) JNCIP
9 7 (2.85%) MCP
9 7 (2.85%) MCSA
10 6 (2.44%) MCSE
11 5 (2.03%) CCSA
11 5 (2.03%) JNCIA
11 5 (2.03%) JNCIS
11 5 (2.03%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.63%) CCDP
12 4 (1.63%) DBS Check
12 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.22%) A+ Certification
13 3 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (5.28%) SLA
3 3 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (28.86%) Active Directory
2 55 (22.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (8.54%) Terminal Services
4 20 (8.13%) Hyper-V
5 16 (6.50%) VMware ESX
6 9 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (3.66%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (3.25%) vSphere
7 8 (3.25%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.85%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (2.44%) XenApp
10 4 (1.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 4 (1.63%) iptables
10 4 (1.63%) pfSense
11 3 (1.22%) NFS
12 2 (0.81%) Samba
12 2 (0.81%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 15 (6.10%) SCCM
2 12 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (4.47%) Backup Exec
4 9 (3.66%) HP NNM
5 8 (3.25%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (2.44%) TrustSec
7 4 (1.63%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.81%) Kibana
9 2 (0.81%) logstash
9 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 124 (50.41%) Cisco
2 75 (30.49%) Microsoft
3 69 (28.05%) VMware
4 46 (18.70%) CheckPoint
5 39 (15.85%) Juniper
6 32 (13.01%) F5
7 28 (11.38%) Citrix
8 26 (10.57%) HP
9 20 (8.13%) Avaya
10 16 (6.50%) Blue Coat
11 14 (5.69%) NetApp
11 14 (5.69%) SolarWinds
12 13 (5.28%) Veeam
13 11 (4.47%) Apple
13 11 (4.47%) Clearswift
13 11 (4.47%) Proofpoint
14 10 (4.07%) Brocade
14 10 (4.07%) Nokia
15 9 (3.66%) EMC
15 9 (3.66%) Symantec
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 19 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Diss
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago