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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 83 145 154
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 203 141 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.08% 1.85% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.35% 9.95% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 168 107 118
Median salary £45,000 £31,000 £37,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -18.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.21%
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
1106 1417 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.80% 18.64% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1061 1315
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,925
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +51 109 £44,500 +57.52% 4
Essex +25 39 £48,750 +9.55% 6
Suffolk +20 32 £47,500 +75.92% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 26 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Bedfordshire +23 12 £52,500 +69.35%
Norfolk 0 1 £32,500 +41.30%
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 266 (60.32%) Firewall
2 254 (57.60%) Cisco
3 246 (55.78%) Windows
4 183 (41.50%) Microsoft
5 176 (39.91%) WAN
6 174 (39.46%) LAN
7 170 (38.55%) TCP/IP
8 143 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
9 140 (31.75%) Active Directory
10 127 (28.80%) DNS
10 127 (28.80%) Windows Server
11 122 (27.66%) MS Exchange
11 122 (27.66%) ITIL
12 111 (25.17%) VMware
13 110 (24.94%) Linux
14 109 (24.72%) Wireless
15 105 (23.81%) DHCP
16 103 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
17 99 (22.45%) Network Security
18 98 (22.22%) CCNP
19 95 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
20 93 (21.09%) Juniper
21 87 (19.73%) VLAN
22 83 (18.82%) SQL Server
23 81 (18.37%) MS Excel
23 81 (18.37%) Office 365
24 78 (17.69%) SSL
24 78 (17.69%) Blackberry
25 77 (17.46%) OSPF
25 77 (17.46%) 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
1 122 (27.66%) MS Exchange
2 77 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (14.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 40 (9.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 38 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 31 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 27 (6.12%) Skype for Business
8 18 (4.08%) IIS
9 12 (2.72%) SharePoint
10 11 (2.49%) JBoss
11 5 (1.13%) Apache
11 5 (1.13%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 81 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 74 (16.78%) MS Office
3 23 (5.22%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 81 (18.37%) Office 365
2 31 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.95%) iTunes
5 8 (1.81%) PaaS
6 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.68%) IaaS
6 3 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 266 (60.32%) Firewall
2 176 (39.91%) WAN
3 174 (39.46%) LAN
4 170 (38.55%) TCP/IP
5 127 (28.80%) DNS
6 109 (24.72%) Wireless
7 105 (23.81%) DHCP
8 99 (22.45%) Network Security
9 87 (19.73%) VLAN
10 78 (17.69%) SSL
11 77 (17.46%) OSPF
12 62 (14.06%) BGP
13 58 (13.15%) Cisco ASA
13 58 (13.15%) IPsec
14 57 (12.93%) EIGRP
15 55 (12.47%) VoIP
16 51 (11.56%) SAN
17 47 (10.66%) MPLS
17 47 (10.66%) RIP
18 45 (10.20%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.63%) MySQL
2 16 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (3.40%) Cognos Impromptu
4 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.23%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.23%) Selenium
General
1 38 (8.62%) Finance
2 30 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.08%) Law
4 13 (2.95%) Publishing
5 10 (2.27%) Retail
6 8 (1.81%) Banking
7 4 (0.91%) French Language
7 4 (0.91%) German Language
7 4 (0.91%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.68%) Marketing
9 2 (0.45%) Games
9 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) Advertising
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 113 (25.62%) Support Engineer
2 107 (24.26%) Network Engineer
3 53 (12.02%) Cisco Engineer
4 47 (10.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 46 (10.43%) Analyst
6 41 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
7 38 (8.62%) IT Engineer
8 33 (7.48%) Network Support
8 33 (7.48%) Systems Engineer
9 32 (7.26%) IT Support
10 31 (7.03%) Network Specialist
11 30 (6.80%) Architect
12 28 (6.35%) Juniper Engineer
13 27 (6.12%) Network Support Engineer
14 26 (5.90%) IT Support Engineer
15 25 (5.67%) Data Centre Engineer
15 25 (5.67%) Senior Support Engineer
16 24 (5.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 24 (5.44%) Systems Support
17 23 (5.22%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.58%) MAPI
2 10 (2.27%) HTML
3 9 (2.04%) Web Services
4 4 (0.91%) CSS
5 3 (0.68%) 802.1X
5 3 (0.68%) Middleware
6 2 (0.45%) COM
6 2 (0.45%) JSON
6 2 (0.45%) XML
7 1 (0.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 78 (17.69%) Blackberry
2 57 (12.93%) Data Centre
2 57 (12.93%) Replication
3 45 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (10.20%) iPhone
4 33 (7.48%) e-Health
5 29 (6.58%) PDA
6 28 (6.35%) Smartphone
7 26 (5.90%) Driving Licence
8 22 (4.99%) Virtual Team
9 16 (3.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 16 (3.63%) PACS
10 13 (2.95%) EPoS
10 13 (2.95%) Mathematics
11 12 (2.72%) CESG
11 12 (2.72%) Management Information System
12 11 (2.49%) Fat Client
12 11 (2.49%) iPad
12 11 (2.49%) Thin Client
13 10 (2.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 246 (55.78%) Windows
2 127 (28.80%) Windows Server
3 110 (24.94%) Linux
4 103 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 72 (16.33%) Windows 7
6 67 (15.19%) Windows 10
7 65 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 54 (12.24%) Windows 8
9 50 (11.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (7.48%) Unix
11 32 (7.26%) Android
12 31 (7.03%) Windows Vista
12 31 (7.03%) Windows XP
13 26 (5.90%) Windows Phone
14 18 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.45%) Solaris
17 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (27.66%) ITIL
2 57 (12.93%) Network Design
3 51 (11.56%) Service Delivery
4 47 (10.66%) Change Management
5 36 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
6 30 (6.80%) Configuration Management
6 30 (6.80%) High Availability
6 30 (6.80%) Problem Management
7 27 (6.12%) Network Management
7 27 (6.12%) Risk Assessment
8 24 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (5.44%) Mentoring
9 23 (5.22%) Incident Management
10 20 (4.54%) Kalman Filter
10 20 (4.54%) Vulnerability Management
11 19 (4.31%) ITIL V3
11 19 (4.31%) Network Architecture
11 19 (4.31%) Service Management
12 18 (4.08%) E-Commerce
13 17 (3.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 61 (13.83%) SQL
2 21 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.31%) Python
4 16 (3.63%) Perl
4 16 (3.63%) Shell Script
5 15 (3.40%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.95%) C
7 12 (2.72%) Java
8 5 (1.13%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.13%) VBA
9 4 (0.91%) VBScript
10 1 (0.23%) C#
10 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 143 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
2 98 (22.22%) CCNP
3 76 (17.23%) CCNA
4 59 (13.38%) Security Cleared
5 58 (13.15%) SC Cleared
6 43 (9.75%) DV Cleared
7 37 (8.39%) JNCIE
7 37 (8.39%) JNCIP
8 36 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (7.48%) JNCIA
10 28 (6.35%) Degree
11 27 (6.12%) JNCIS
12 23 (5.22%) CCIE
13 22 (4.99%) CCSA
14 21 (4.76%) CCSE
14 21 (4.76%) CISSP
15 18 (4.08%) CCDP
16 17 (3.85%) MCSE
17 12 (2.72%) CCDA
17 12 (2.72%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (7.48%) SLA
3 10 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.59%) QA
5 2 (0.45%) COBIT
5 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.23%) HL7
6 1 (0.23%) ISO27002
System Software
1 140 (31.75%) Active Directory
2 95 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (15.19%) Hyper-V
4 40 (9.07%) vSphere
5 25 (5.67%) Terminal Services
6 21 (4.76%) NFS
7 14 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.04%) XenApp
9 7 (1.59%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.13%) Xen
11 3 (0.68%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.45%) UAG
13 1 (0.23%) KVM
13 1 (0.23%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (8.84%) Backup Exec
2 21 (4.76%) WSUS
3 14 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 12 (2.72%) Cisco UCCX
5 10 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 9 (2.04%) HP NNM
7 8 (1.81%) FortiGate
7 8 (1.81%) SCCM
8 6 (1.36%) SCDPM
9 4 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.68%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
11 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.45%) ZENworks
12 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.23%) OpenNebula
12 1 (0.23%) Puppet
12 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 254 (57.60%) Cisco
2 183 (41.50%) Microsoft
3 111 (25.17%) VMware
4 93 (21.09%) Juniper
5 76 (17.23%) Apple
6 52 (11.79%) Avaya
7 50 (11.34%) F5
8 48 (10.88%) HP
9 44 (9.98%) CheckPoint
10 43 (9.75%) Dell
11 29 (6.58%) Draytek
12 28 (6.35%) Clearswift
12 28 (6.35%) Proofpoint
13 27 (6.12%) Palo Alto
13 27 (6.12%) Veeam
14 24 (5.44%) Nokia
15 20 (4.54%) EMC
16 16 (3.63%) Citrix
16 16 (3.63%) SonicWALL
16 16 (3.63%) Sybase
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