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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 131 100 135
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +35
Permanent jobs citing VPN 136 192 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.86% 2.73% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.06% 13.35% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 107 170 139
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
1501 1438 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.54% 20.42% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1116 1416
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 40 £27,500 -28.57% 5
Essex -17 34 £37,250 +6.42%
Cambridgeshire -10 21 £43,950 +1.03%
Bedfordshire -32 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Norfolk +13 15 £30,000 +36.36% 1
Suffolk -3 15 £17,500 -50.00%
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 197 (62.74%) Firewall
2 177 (56.37%) Windows
3 173 (55.10%) Cisco
4 131 (41.72%) Microsoft
5 114 (36.31%) Active Directory
5 114 (36.31%) Cisco Certification
6 91 (28.98%) CCNP
7 89 (28.34%) TCP/IP
7 89 (28.34%) WAN
8 86 (27.39%) DNS
9 83 (26.43%) LAN
10 82 (26.11%) MS Exchange
11 80 (25.48%) Wireless
12 79 (25.16%) SSL
13 77 (24.52%) HP
13 77 (24.52%) VMware
14 72 (22.93%) SQL
15 71 (22.61%) Windows Server 2008
16 70 (22.29%) ITIL
16 70 (22.29%) MPLS
17 69 (21.97%) Juniper
18 65 (20.70%) MS Office
19 62 (19.75%) DHCP
20 59 (18.79%) MS Excel
20 59 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
20 59 (18.79%) VLAN
21 54 (17.20%) Linux
22 52 (16.56%) Windows XP
22 52 (16.56%) OSPF
23 51 (16.24%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 82 (26.11%) MS Exchange
2 51 (16.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 28 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (2.87%) IBM Notes
8 8 (2.55%) IIS
8 8 (2.55%) Apache
8 8 (2.55%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.91%) Lync
10 4 (1.27%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.96%) WorkSite
11 3 (0.96%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.64%) JBoss
12 2 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 65 (20.70%) MS Office
2 59 (18.79%) MS Excel
3 19 (6.05%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.64%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.10%) Office 365
3 8 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.27%) SaaS
5 2 (0.64%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.64%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 197 (62.74%) Firewall
2 89 (28.34%) WAN
2 89 (28.34%) TCP/IP
3 86 (27.39%) DNS
4 83 (26.43%) LAN
5 80 (25.48%) Wireless
6 79 (25.16%) SSL
7 70 (22.29%) MPLS
8 62 (19.75%) DHCP
9 59 (18.79%) VLAN
10 52 (16.56%) OSPF
11 51 (16.24%) SAN
12 50 (15.92%) BGP
13 43 (13.69%) Cisco ASA
14 40 (12.74%) VoIP
15 37 (11.78%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (10.83%) EIGRP
17 32 (10.19%) Network Security
18 31 (9.87%) HSRP
19 30 (9.55%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.82%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.23%) MySQL
4 3 (0.96%) Big Data
5 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.64%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) MS Access
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Ant
General
1 40 (12.74%) Finance
2 21 (6.69%) Banking
3 18 (5.73%) Retail
4 9 (2.87%) Law
5 8 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.27%) Legal
6 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.27%) Advertising
6 4 (1.27%) Games
7 2 (0.64%) Billing
7 2 (0.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 91 (28.98%) Network Engineer
2 45 (14.33%) Analyst
3 39 (12.42%) Support Engineer
4 31 (9.87%) Support Analyst
5 29 (9.24%) IT Support
6 24 (7.64%) Senior Network Engineer
7 18 (5.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 16 (5.10%) Network Specialist
9 15 (4.78%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (4.46%) Consultant
10 14 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (4.46%) IT Support Engineer
11 13 (4.14%) Architect
11 13 (4.14%) Support Assistant
11 13 (4.14%) IT Support Assistant
11 13 (4.14%) IT Assistant
12 12 (3.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 11 (3.50%) Administrator
13 11 (3.50%) IT Manager
14 10 (3.18%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.37%) Web Services
2 16 (5.10%) XML
2 16 (5.10%) JSON
3 12 (3.82%) HTML
3 12 (3.82%) CSS
4 5 (1.59%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.96%) .NET
5 3 (0.96%) LAMP
5 3 (0.96%) XMPP
6 2 (0.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.15%) Blackberry
2 14 (4.46%) FMCG
2 14 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.82%) Replication
4 10 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.87%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.87%) iPad
6 6 (1.91%) Open Source
6 6 (1.91%) PDA
7 5 (1.59%) Statistics
7 5 (1.59%) iPhone
8 4 (1.27%) PKI
8 4 (1.27%) Clustering
9 3 (0.96%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.96%) Smartcard
9 3 (0.96%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.96%) SecurID
9 3 (0.96%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.96%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 177 (56.37%) Windows
2 71 (22.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (17.20%) Linux
5 52 (16.56%) Windows XP
6 46 (14.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (14.01%) Windows 7
8 43 (13.69%) Windows 8
9 38 (12.10%) UNIX
10 11 (3.50%) Android
11 6 (1.91%) Windows Vista
11 6 (1.91%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.96%) Debian
13 2 (0.64%) VMS
13 2 (0.64%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.64%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.64%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.32%) Solaris
14 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.29%) ITIL
2 35 (11.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (10.51%) Service Delivery
3 33 (10.51%) Project Management
4 31 (9.87%) PRINCE2
5 30 (9.55%) Change Management
5 30 (9.55%) Network Management
6 19 (6.05%) Load Balancing
7 18 (5.73%) Process Improvement
7 18 (5.73%) PRINCE
8 16 (5.10%) Service Management
9 15 (4.78%) Network Design
10 13 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (3.50%) Time Management
11 11 (3.50%) Migration
12 9 (2.87%) Asset Management
12 9 (2.87%) Change Control
13 7 (2.23%) WAN Optimisation
13 7 (2.23%) Information Security
13 7 (2.23%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (22.93%) SQL
2 35 (11.15%) PowerShell
3 18 (5.73%) Java
4 15 (4.78%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.46%) VBScript
6 10 (3.18%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.59%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.96%) PHP
9 2 (0.64%) C
9 2 (0.64%) VB
9 2 (0.64%) Python
10 1 (0.32%) Ruby
10 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.32%) C#
10 1 (0.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 114 (36.31%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (28.98%) CCNP
3 40 (12.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (12.10%) CCNA
5 35 (11.15%) MCP
6 24 (7.64%) Degree
7 18 (5.73%) MCSA
8 15 (4.78%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (3.50%) CCIE
10 11 (3.50%) MCSE
11 10 (3.18%) VCP4
12 8 (2.55%) Security Cleared
13 7 (2.23%) SC Cleared
13 7 (2.23%) Sun Certification
14 6 (1.91%) CCDP
14 6 (1.91%) VCP5
14 6 (1.91%) MBCS
15 4 (1.27%) JNCIP
15 4 (1.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.92%) SLA
2 7 (2.23%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.96%) COBIT
4 2 (0.64%) QA
5 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 114 (36.31%) Active Directory
2 48 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (12.74%) Hyper-V
4 15 (4.78%) vSphere
5 11 (3.50%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.55%) Terminal Services
7 7 (2.23%) Terminal Server
8 6 (1.91%) Samba
9 5 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.27%) Xen
11 3 (0.96%) XenApp
11 3 (0.96%) XenServer
11 3 (0.96%) Snort
11 3 (0.96%) vCloud
12 2 (0.64%) Firmware
12 2 (0.64%) UAG
12 2 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.64%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.32%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 31 (9.87%) Backup Exec
2 21 (6.69%) HP NNM
3 12 (3.82%) Puppet
3 12 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.59%) ZENworks
5 5 (1.59%) SCCM
6 4 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.96%) Nagios
7 3 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.96%) Cacti
8 2 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.64%) SCOM
8 2 (0.64%) WSUS
8 2 (0.64%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (0.64%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.64%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.32%) DameWare
9 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 173 (55.10%) Cisco
2 131 (41.72%) Microsoft
3 77 (24.52%) HP
3 77 (24.52%) VMware
4 69 (21.97%) Juniper
5 46 (14.65%) F5
6 36 (11.46%) CheckPoint
7 32 (10.19%) Citrix
8 30 (9.55%) Symantec
9 26 (8.28%) SolarWinds
10 24 (7.64%) SonicWALL
11 22 (7.01%) Sophos
12 16 (5.10%) Apple
13 14 (4.46%) EMC
14 12 (3.82%) Lotus
14 12 (3.82%) Websense
15 11 (3.50%) Dell
15 11 (3.50%) Riverbed
16 9 (2.87%) Blue Coat
17 8 (2.55%) NETGEAR
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum + shift allowance of £1.5k + Career
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