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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 97 164 116
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -48
Permanent jobs citing VPN 161 104 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.59% 1.44% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.80% 8.92% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 129 87 147
Median salary £45,000 £36,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -12.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
1019 1166 1586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.39% 16.12% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 832 964 1268
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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 +53 91 £45,000 +52.54% 5
Essex +14 27 £58,750 +23.68% 3
Suffolk +14 19 £40,000 +45.45%
Cambridgeshire -3 13 £40,000 - 2
Bedfordshire +5 12 £45,000 -14.28%
Norfolk -15 3 £32,500 +41.30% 1
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 194 (53.74%) Windows
2 180 (49.86%) Firewall
3 173 (47.92%) Cisco
4 153 (42.38%) Microsoft
5 133 (36.84%) TCP/IP
6 130 (36.01%) LAN
7 124 (34.35%) WAN
8 114 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
9 113 (31.30%) ITIL
10 103 (28.53%) Active Directory
11 94 (26.04%) DNS
12 88 (24.38%) CCNP
13 87 (24.10%) Linux
13 87 (24.10%) Windows Server
14 78 (21.61%) VMware
15 76 (21.05%) MS Exchange
16 74 (20.50%) Wireless
17 73 (20.22%) Network Security
18 72 (19.94%) Office 365
18 72 (19.94%) DHCP
19 68 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
20 61 (16.90%) MS Excel
21 59 (16.34%) Data Centre
22 58 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
22 58 (16.07%) BGP
23 57 (15.79%) Juniper
24 56 (15.51%) OSPF
25 54 (14.96%) EIGRP
25 54 (14.96%) SQL
26 53 (14.68%) IPsec

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 76 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 47 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (9.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 33 (9.14%) Skype for Business
5 18 (4.99%) IIS
6 15 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (3.05%) JBoss
9 10 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.94%) Apache
11 6 (1.66%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.39%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.55%) Drupal
13 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.55%) nginx
13 2 (0.55%) WordPress
14 1 (0.28%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 61 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 51 (14.13%) MS Office
3 13 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.28%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 72 (19.94%) Office 365
2 18 (4.99%) iTunes
3 17 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (3.60%) PaaS
5 12 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.83%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 180 (49.86%) Firewall
2 133 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 130 (36.01%) LAN
4 124 (34.35%) WAN
5 94 (26.04%) DNS
6 74 (20.50%) Wireless
7 73 (20.22%) Network Security
8 72 (19.94%) DHCP
9 58 (16.07%) BGP
10 56 (15.51%) OSPF
11 54 (14.96%) EIGRP
12 53 (14.68%) IPsec
13 50 (13.85%) RIP
13 50 (13.85%) VLAN
14 44 (12.19%) VoIP
15 40 (11.08%) SSL
16 38 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
16 38 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
17 36 (9.97%) ISDN
18 35 (9.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.25%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.54%) MySQL
3 18 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.49%) Cognos Impromptu
5 3 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.55%) JIRA
1 2 (0.55%) Subversion
General
1 32 (8.86%) Finance
1 32 (8.86%) Telecoms
2 19 (5.26%) Law
2 19 (5.26%) Retail
3 7 (1.94%) Banking
3 7 (1.94%) Publishing
4 3 (0.83%) French Language
4 3 (0.83%) German Language
4 3 (0.83%) Marketing
4 3 (0.83%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.28%) Back Office
5 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 93 (25.76%) Support Engineer
2 89 (24.65%) Network Engineer
3 45 (12.47%) Cisco Engineer
4 43 (11.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 38 (10.53%) Analyst
6 34 (9.42%) Network Specialist
7 26 (7.20%) 3rd Line Support
8 25 (6.93%) IT Engineer
9 23 (6.37%) Windows Engineer
10 22 (6.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 22 (6.09%) IT Support
10 22 (6.09%) Network Support
10 22 (6.09%) Support Analyst
11 21 (5.82%) Juniper Engineer
12 20 (5.54%) Architect
13 19 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 19 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
13 19 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
13 19 (5.26%) Linux Support Engineer
13 19 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.22%) MAPI
2 6 (1.66%) HTML
3 4 (1.11%) Web Services
4 3 (0.83%) JSON
4 3 (0.83%) XML
5 2 (0.55%) Apache Flex
5 2 (0.55%) Buildbot
5 2 (0.55%) COM
5 2 (0.55%) ELK Stack
5 2 (0.55%) LAMP
5 2 (0.55%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (0.55%) REST
5 2 (0.55%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.28%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.34%) Data Centre
2 51 (14.13%) Blackberry
3 36 (9.97%) Smartphone
4 27 (7.48%) Driving Licence
5 25 (6.93%) iPhone
6 24 (6.65%) Virtual Team
7 22 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (6.09%) Replication
8 20 (5.54%) e-Health
8 20 (5.54%) Mobile Computing
9 16 (4.43%) PACS
10 13 (3.60%) Mathematics
11 12 (3.32%) EMC VNX
12 10 (2.77%) CESG
12 10 (2.77%) CESG CLAS
12 10 (2.77%) Management Information System
12 10 (2.77%) Private Cloud
13 9 (2.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 8 (2.22%) PDA
14 8 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 194 (53.74%) Windows
2 87 (24.10%) Linux
2 87 (24.10%) Windows Server
3 58 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (9.70%) Windows 7
6 34 (9.42%) Windows 10
7 32 (8.86%) Unix
7 32 (8.86%) Windows Phone
8 29 (8.03%) Windows 8
9 24 (6.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (3.32%) Android
11 11 (3.05%) Windows XP
12 10 (2.77%) Windows Vista
13 7 (1.94%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.11%) Solaris
15 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (31.30%) ITIL
2 44 (12.19%) Change Management
3 42 (11.63%) Problem Management
4 40 (11.08%) Service Delivery
5 34 (9.42%) Configuration Management
6 33 (9.14%) Network Design
7 31 (8.59%) Mentoring
8 26 (7.20%) Network Management
9 24 (6.65%) Process Management
9 24 (6.65%) Risk Assessment
10 23 (6.37%) Network Monitoring
10 23 (6.37%) Service Management
11 20 (5.54%) E-Commerce
11 20 (5.54%) High Availability
11 20 (5.54%) Vulnerability Management
12 19 (5.26%) Coaching
12 19 (5.26%) ITIL V3
13 18 (4.99%) Workflow
14 17 (4.71%) Information Security
14 17 (4.71%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 54 (14.96%) SQL
2 20 (5.54%) Perl
2 20 (5.54%) Python
3 18 (4.99%) Shell Script
4 13 (3.60%) C
5 12 (3.32%) Java
6 11 (3.05%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.77%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.83%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.55%) Ruby
10 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 114 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (24.38%) CCNP
3 48 (13.30%) CCNA
4 41 (11.36%) Security Cleared
5 40 (11.08%) SC Cleared
6 36 (9.97%) Degree
7 31 (8.59%) DV Cleared
8 19 (5.26%) JNCIE
8 19 (5.26%) JNCIP
9 18 (4.99%) CISSP
9 18 (4.99%) JNCIA
9 18 (4.99%) JNCIS
10 14 (3.88%) CISM
10 14 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (3.05%) CCIE
12 10 (2.77%) CCSA
12 10 (2.77%) CCSE
12 10 (2.77%) CESG Certified Professional
12 10 (2.77%) CLAS
13 5 (1.39%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (4.71%) SLA
3 11 (3.05%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.94%) QA
5 1 (0.28%) COBIT
5 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 103 (28.53%) Active Directory
2 68 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (7.48%) Hyper-V
4 20 (5.54%) Terminal Services
5 17 (4.71%) vSphere
6 15 (4.16%) VMware ESX
7 10 (2.77%) NFS
8 8 (2.22%) XenApp
9 7 (1.94%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.55%) Samba
12 1 (0.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.28%) KVM
12 1 (0.28%) UAG
12 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.28%) Xen
12 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (3.60%) Backup Exec
2 11 (3.05%) SCCM
3 8 (2.22%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (1.94%) WSUS
5 6 (1.66%) HP NNM
5 6 (1.66%) TrustSec
6 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.11%) FortiGate
7 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.83%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.55%) Kibana
9 2 (0.55%) logstash
9 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.28%) OpenNebula
10 1 (0.28%) Puppet
10 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 173 (47.92%) Cisco
2 153 (42.38%) Microsoft
3 78 (21.61%) VMware
4 57 (15.79%) Juniper
5 46 (12.74%) Apple
6 41 (11.36%) Avaya
6 41 (11.36%) CheckPoint
7 35 (9.70%) Clearswift
7 35 (9.70%) Proofpoint
8 33 (9.14%) F5
9 32 (8.86%) HP
9 32 (8.86%) Nokia
10 23 (6.37%) EMC
11 21 (5.82%) Citrix
12 20 (5.54%) Veeam
13 18 (4.99%) Sybase
14 17 (4.71%) Dell
15 12 (3.32%) Symantec
16 10 (2.77%) NetApp
16 10 (2.77%) Palo Alto
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Overtime
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