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

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 90 147 139
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 194 133 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.98% 1.80% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.51% 8.78% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 154 95 132
Median salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
1108 1515 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.00% 20.51% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 919 1131 1323
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,003 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +66 108 £32,000 +6.66% 6
Essex +21 36 £26,500 -40.44% 3
Cambridgeshire +4 29 £40,000 +13.47% 3
Suffolk +10 22 £31,250 +13.63% 3
Bedfordshire +6 15 £52,500 +16.66% 1
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 283 (67.06%) Firewall
2 268 (63.51%) Cisco
3 231 (54.74%) Windows
4 187 (44.31%) WAN
5 185 (43.84%) LAN
6 171 (40.52%) TCP/IP
7 157 (37.20%) Microsoft
8 147 (34.83%) Active Directory
9 135 (31.99%) Cisco Certification
10 132 (31.28%) Windows Server
11 127 (30.09%) DNS
12 121 (28.67%) MS Exchange
13 116 (27.49%) VMware
14 114 (27.01%) Wireless
15 113 (26.78%) ITIL
16 110 (26.07%) Linux
17 108 (25.59%) DHCP
17 108 (25.59%) Juniper
18 107 (25.36%) Windows Server 2008
19 106 (25.12%) SSL
20 101 (23.93%) SQL Server
21 93 (22.04%) VMware Infrastructure
22 92 (21.80%) VLAN
23 89 (21.09%) Network Security
24 80 (18.96%) MS Excel
25 78 (18.48%) OSPF
26 76 (18.01%) CCNP
26 76 (18.01%) Hyper-V
27 75 (17.77%) Windows 7
27 75 (17.77%) 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
1 121 (28.67%) MS Exchange
2 75 (17.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (15.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 44 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 42 (9.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 30 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (4.50%) Skype for Business
8 16 (3.79%) IIS
9 14 (3.32%) SharePoint
10 10 (2.37%) JBoss
11 4 (0.95%) Apache
11 4 (0.95%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 80 (18.96%) MS Excel
2 71 (16.82%) MS Office
3 22 (5.21%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.24%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (16.59%) Office 365
2 46 (10.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.66%) iTunes
5 5 (1.18%) IaaS
5 5 (1.18%) PaaS
6 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.71%) SaaS
7 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 283 (67.06%) Firewall
2 187 (44.31%) WAN
3 185 (43.84%) LAN
4 171 (40.52%) TCP/IP
5 127 (30.09%) DNS
6 114 (27.01%) Wireless
7 108 (25.59%) DHCP
8 106 (25.12%) SSL
9 92 (21.80%) VLAN
10 89 (21.09%) Network Security
11 78 (18.48%) OSPF
12 71 (16.82%) SAN
13 62 (14.69%) VoIP
14 53 (12.56%) NAS
15 51 (12.09%) BGP
15 51 (12.09%) ISDN
16 49 (11.61%) Cisco ASA
17 47 (11.14%) Broadband
18 45 (10.66%) EIGRP
18 45 (10.66%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (23.93%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (3.79%) Cognos Impromptu
4 8 (1.90%) MySQL
4 8 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.24%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 42 (9.95%) Finance
2 21 (4.98%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.08%) Banking
4 9 (2.13%) Publishing
5 7 (1.66%) Retail
6 6 (1.42%) Law
6 6 (1.42%) Marketing
7 5 (1.18%) Legal
8 3 (0.71%) French Language
8 3 (0.71%) German Language
8 3 (0.71%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.47%) Games
9 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 109 (25.83%) Network Engineer
2 105 (24.88%) Support Engineer
3 50 (11.85%) Cisco Engineer
4 44 (10.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 44 (10.43%) Network Support
5 43 (10.19%) Analyst
6 39 (9.24%) 3rd Line Support
7 36 (8.53%) Network Support Engineer
8 33 (7.82%) Juniper Engineer
9 32 (7.58%) IT Engineer
10 30 (7.11%) Architect
10 30 (7.11%) IT Support
11 27 (6.40%) Systems Engineer
12 25 (5.92%) IT Support Engineer
12 25 (5.92%) Systems Support
13 24 (5.69%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
13 24 (5.69%) Cisco Support
13 24 (5.69%) Network Specialist
14 23 (5.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 23 (5.45%) Juniper Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.87%) MAPI
2 19 (4.50%) HTML
3 13 (3.08%) CSS
4 12 (2.84%) Web Services
5 5 (1.18%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.71%) Middleware
7 2 (0.47%) JSON
7 2 (0.47%) XML
8 1 (0.24%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.24%) COM
8 1 (0.24%) EDI
8 1 (0.24%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 71 (16.82%) Blackberry
2 70 (16.59%) Replication
3 47 (11.14%) Data Centre
4 40 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (9.48%) e-Health
5 32 (7.58%) iPhone
6 29 (6.87%) PDA
7 28 (6.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 18 (4.27%) Fat Client
8 18 (4.27%) Thin Client
9 17 (4.03%) Driving Licence
10 13 (3.08%) Smartphone
11 11 (2.61%) EPoS
12 10 (2.37%) EqualLogic
12 10 (2.37%) HP StoreVirtual
13 9 (2.13%) CESG
13 9 (2.13%) FMCG
13 9 (2.13%) iPad
13 9 (2.13%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 231 (54.74%) Windows
2 132 (31.28%) Windows Server
3 110 (26.07%) Linux
4 107 (25.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 75 (17.77%) Windows 7
6 64 (15.17%) Windows 10
7 59 (13.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 54 (12.80%) Windows 8
9 52 (12.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (7.58%) Windows XP
11 30 (7.11%) Android
12 29 (6.87%) Windows Vista
13 25 (5.92%) Unix
14 14 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (2.61%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.71%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.24%) Debian
17 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (26.78%) ITIL
2 67 (15.88%) Network Design
3 46 (10.90%) Service Delivery
4 45 (10.66%) Network Monitoring
5 35 (8.29%) Change Management
6 31 (7.35%) Network Management
7 30 (7.11%) High Availability
8 24 (5.69%) Mentoring
9 23 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (4.98%) Incident Management
11 20 (4.74%) Risk Assessment
12 19 (4.50%) Problem Management
13 18 (4.27%) Capacity Planning
13 18 (4.27%) E-Commerce
14 17 (4.03%) Load Balancing
15 16 (3.79%) Business Continuity
15 16 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (3.55%) Coaching
16 15 (3.55%) Kalman Filter
16 15 (3.55%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 71 (16.82%) SQL
2 39 (9.24%) PowerShell
3 24 (5.69%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.08%) VBScript
5 12 (2.84%) Java
6 11 (2.61%) Python
7 10 (2.37%) Bash Shell
7 10 (2.37%) VBA
8 9 (2.13%) C
8 9 (2.13%) Perl
9 8 (1.90%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.47%) C#
10 2 (0.47%) Tcl
11 1 (0.24%) Lua
11 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 135 (31.99%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (18.01%) CCNP
3 72 (17.06%) CCNA
4 62 (14.69%) SC Cleared
4 62 (14.69%) Security Cleared
5 57 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (11.61%) DV Cleared
7 45 (10.66%) JNCIE
7 45 (10.66%) JNCIP
8 42 (9.95%) JNCIA
9 36 (8.53%) JNCIS
10 29 (6.87%) MCSE
11 26 (6.16%) Degree
11 26 (6.16%) MCSA
12 22 (5.21%) CCIE
13 17 (4.03%) CCDP
14 16 (3.79%) CISSP
15 15 (3.55%) CCSA
16 14 (3.32%) CCSE
17 11 (2.61%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.61%) SLA
2 31 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.71%) QA
5 2 (0.47%) COBIT
6 1 (0.24%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.24%) ISO27002
System Software
1 147 (34.83%) Active Directory
2 93 (22.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (18.01%) Hyper-V
4 49 (11.61%) vSphere
5 35 (8.29%) Terminal Services
6 21 (4.98%) NFS
7 20 (4.74%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (3.08%) XenApp
9 10 (2.37%) Xen
10 5 (1.18%) pfSense
11 3 (0.71%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.71%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.47%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.24%) Docker
13 1 (0.24%) UAG
13 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 47 (11.14%) Backup Exec
2 21 (4.98%) WSUS
3 12 (2.84%) HP NNM
4 9 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (2.13%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (2.13%) FortiGate
4 9 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 6 (1.42%) SCDPM
6 5 (1.18%) Cacti
6 5 (1.18%) Nagios
6 5 (1.18%) RANCID
6 5 (1.18%) SmokePing
7 4 (0.95%) SCCM
8 3 (0.71%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.71%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.47%) Puppet
9 2 (0.47%) ZENworks
10 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.24%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 268 (63.51%) Cisco
2 157 (37.20%) Microsoft
3 116 (27.49%) VMware
4 108 (25.59%) Juniper
5 75 (17.77%) Apple
6 59 (13.98%) HP
7 53 (12.56%) F5
8 51 (12.09%) Avaya
8 51 (12.09%) Dell
9 35 (8.29%) CheckPoint
10 30 (7.11%) Draytek
10 30 (7.11%) SonicWALL
11 28 (6.64%) Fujitsu
11 28 (6.64%) Veeam
12 27 (6.40%) Palo Alto
13 21 (4.98%) Citrix
14 16 (3.79%) SolarWinds
14 16 (3.79%) Symantec
15 13 (3.08%) Clearswift
15 13 (3.08%) Proofpoint
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