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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 99 123 111
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 200 155 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.85% 2.12% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.17% 10.37% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 162 121 151
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1411 1495 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.09% 20.41% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1183 1053
Average salary £43,500 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.91% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +56 105 £32,500 -13.33% 10
Cambridgeshire +23 33 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Essex -11 28 £30,000 -18.91% 5
Bedfordshire -13 16 £49,000 +3.15% 7
Norfolk +11 14 £30,000 - 3
Suffolk -23 13 £26,500 -11.66% 2
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 228 (68.67%) Firewall
2 200 (60.24%) Cisco
3 167 (50.30%) Windows
4 147 (44.28%) WAN
5 144 (43.37%) LAN
6 117 (35.24%) Active Directory
7 112 (33.73%) TCP/IP
8 103 (31.02%) Cisco Certification
9 99 (29.82%) Windows Server
10 97 (29.22%) SSL
11 94 (28.31%) DNS
12 88 (26.51%) DHCP
13 86 (25.90%) VMware
14 82 (24.70%) Microsoft
15 77 (23.19%) Juniper
15 77 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
16 76 (22.89%) ITIL
17 70 (21.08%) MS Exchange
18 68 (20.48%) SQL Server
18 68 (20.48%) MPLS
19 67 (20.18%) CCNP
20 65 (19.58%) HP
21 64 (19.28%) Hyper-V
22 63 (18.98%) Cisco ASA
23 62 (18.67%) Wireless
24 61 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
24 61 (18.37%) F5
25 56 (16.87%) OSPF
26 55 (16.57%) Network Security
27 51 (15.36%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 70 (21.08%) MS Exchange
2 34 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (8.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 17 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (5.12%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (3.92%) Skype for Business
6 9 (2.71%) IIS
7 6 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.90%) Apache
9 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 43 (12.95%) MS Office
2 41 (12.35%) MS Excel
3 22 (6.63%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.30%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.05%) Office 365
2 36 (10.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.61%) Google Apps
5 5 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.60%) IaaS
6 2 (0.60%) SaaS
7 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 228 (68.67%) Firewall
2 147 (44.28%) WAN
3 144 (43.37%) LAN
4 112 (33.73%) TCP/IP
5 97 (29.22%) SSL
6 94 (28.31%) DNS
7 88 (26.51%) DHCP
8 68 (20.48%) MPLS
9 63 (18.98%) Cisco ASA
10 62 (18.67%) Wireless
11 56 (16.87%) OSPF
12 55 (16.57%) Network Security
13 51 (15.36%) VLAN
13 51 (15.36%) VoIP
14 49 (14.76%) SAN
15 37 (11.14%) BGP
15 37 (11.14%) Cisco Nexus
16 32 (9.64%) IPsec
17 30 (9.04%) Cisco IOS
18 29 (8.73%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (3.61%) Cognos Impromptu
4 4 (1.20%) Big Data
5 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.30%) MS Access
6 1 (0.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (9.64%) Finance
2 17 (5.12%) Retail
3 10 (3.01%) Banking
4 8 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.11%) Games
5 7 (2.11%) Marketing
6 4 (1.20%) Legal
7 3 (0.90%) Publishing
8 2 (0.60%) French Language
8 2 (0.60%) German Language
8 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.60%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.30%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (23.19%) Network Engineer
2 51 (15.36%) Support Engineer
3 35 (10.54%) Analyst
4 29 (8.73%) 3rd Line Support
4 29 (8.73%) Architect
5 28 (8.43%) Network Support
6 22 (6.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 21 (6.33%) Network Support Engineer
8 20 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (6.02%) Administrator
8 20 (6.02%) IT Support
8 20 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
9 19 (5.72%) 2nd Line Support
9 19 (5.72%) IT Engineer
10 18 (5.42%) Cisco Engineer
11 17 (5.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 17 (5.12%) IT Manager
12 16 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 16 (4.82%) Network Specialist
12 16 (4.82%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.31%) HTML
2 10 (3.01%) CSS
3 8 (2.41%) Web Services
4 6 (1.81%) MAPI
5 3 (0.90%) 802.1X
5 3 (0.90%) Middleware
6 2 (0.60%) EDI
7 1 (0.30%) .NET
7 1 (0.30%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.86%) Data Centre
2 44 (13.25%) Replication
3 29 (8.73%) Blackberry
4 24 (7.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 22 (6.63%) Driving Licence
6 20 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (3.92%) e-Health
7 13 (3.92%) Fat Client
7 13 (3.92%) Thin Client
8 10 (3.01%) EqualLogic
8 10 (3.01%) HP StoreVirtual
9 9 (2.71%) iPad
10 7 (2.11%) CESG
10 7 (2.11%) iPhone
10 7 (2.11%) PKI
11 6 (1.81%) FMCG
11 6 (1.81%) PDA
12 5 (1.51%) PMI
12 5 (1.51%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.20%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 167 (50.30%) Windows
2 99 (29.82%) Windows Server
3 77 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (15.36%) Linux
5 44 (13.25%) Windows 8
6 42 (12.65%) Windows 7
7 41 (12.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (11.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (8.73%) Windows 10
9 29 (8.73%) Windows XP
10 9 (2.71%) Mac OS
11 8 (2.41%) Android
12 7 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (2.11%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (1.51%) Unix
15 3 (0.90%) CentOS
16 1 (0.30%) Debian
16 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (22.89%) ITIL
2 49 (14.76%) Network Design
3 35 (10.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (8.73%) Service Delivery
5 28 (8.43%) High Availability
6 26 (7.83%) Network Management
7 23 (6.93%) PRINCE2
8 21 (6.33%) Capacity Planning
9 19 (5.72%) Business Continuity
9 19 (5.72%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (5.72%) Load Balancing
10 18 (5.42%) Change Management
11 16 (4.82%) Mentoring
11 16 (4.82%) Project Management
12 14 (4.22%) Data Protection
12 14 (4.22%) Information Security
12 14 (4.22%) Network Monitoring
13 13 (3.92%) Data Privacy
14 12 (3.61%) Network Architecture
14 12 (3.61%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 40 (12.05%) SQL
2 30 (9.04%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.92%) Bash Shell
4 11 (3.31%) JavaScript
4 11 (3.31%) VBScript
5 10 (3.01%) VBA
6 5 (1.51%) C
6 5 (1.51%) Python
7 2 (0.60%) C#
7 2 (0.60%) Perl
7 2 (0.60%) Tcl
7 2 (0.60%) VB
8 1 (0.30%) Java
8 1 (0.30%) Lua
8 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 103 (31.02%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (20.18%) CCNP
3 36 (10.84%) CCNA
4 34 (10.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (9.34%) SC Cleared
5 31 (9.34%) Security Cleared
6 25 (7.53%) CCDP
7 23 (6.93%) JNCIE
7 23 (6.93%) JNCIP
7 23 (6.93%) MCSA
8 22 (6.63%) JNCIA
9 21 (6.33%) MCSE
10 20 (6.02%) DV Cleared
11 18 (5.42%) CCIE
12 17 (5.12%) Degree
13 15 (4.52%) CCSA
14 14 (4.22%) CCSE
14 14 (4.22%) JNCIS
15 12 (3.61%) CCDA
16 10 (3.01%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (13.55%) SLA
2 11 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.90%) COBIT
5 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.30%) HIPAA
System Software
1 117 (35.24%) Active Directory
2 64 (19.28%) Hyper-V
3 61 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (11.14%) vSphere
5 24 (7.23%) Terminal Services
6 17 (5.12%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (4.22%) XenApp
8 8 (2.41%) Xen
9 6 (1.81%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.81%) XenServer
10 5 (1.51%) pfSense
11 3 (0.90%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.90%) NFS
11 3 (0.90%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.30%) Docker
13 1 (0.30%) KVM
13 1 (0.30%) UAG
13 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (9.04%) Backup Exec
2 15 (4.52%) HP NNM
3 10 (3.01%) Cacti
4 8 (2.41%) Nagios
5 7 (2.11%) WSUS
6 6 (1.81%) FortiGate
7 5 (1.51%) RANCID
7 5 (1.51%) SmokePing
8 4 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (1.20%) Puppet
9 3 (0.90%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.90%) SCCM
10 2 (0.60%) ZENworks
11 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.30%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.30%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.30%) vRealize
Vendors
1 200 (60.24%) Cisco
2 86 (25.90%) VMware
3 82 (24.70%) Microsoft
4 77 (23.19%) Juniper
5 65 (19.58%) HP
6 61 (18.37%) F5
7 46 (13.86%) Dell
8 42 (12.65%) Apple
9 38 (11.45%) Avaya
10 35 (10.54%) CheckPoint
11 32 (9.64%) Palo Alto
12 28 (8.43%) SonicWALL
13 23 (6.93%) Fujitsu
14 20 (6.02%) Symantec
15 19 (5.72%) Citrix
16 17 (5.12%) SolarWinds
17 14 (4.22%) Google
17 14 (4.22%) Nortel
18 12 (3.61%) Zeacom
19 10 (3.01%) Veeam
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fixed Term placement
Posted: 7 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £32k - 38k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + 25 Days Hol
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 9 days ago
Stevenage
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 15 days ago
Norfolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 15 days ago
Chelmsford
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
AWD online
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + Benefits + Training
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Norwich
Capita plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Van
Posted: 20 days ago
Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: £25k - £28k + bonus - £34k OTE + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Norfolk
Capita plc
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago