The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 97 96 81
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.19% 1.32% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 7.60% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 3
Average salary £50,500 £28,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.35% -32.53%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.72% -4.00%
VPN
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
102 250 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 9.87% 17.43% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 94 221 129
Average salary £36,500 £28,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.95% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

VPN
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the East Sussex region.

VPN Salary Trend in East Sussex

VPN
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Crowborough - 1 £55,000 -
VPN
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 21 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 20 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (66.67%) Juniper
2 20 (66.67%) MPLS
2 20 (66.67%) Firewall
3 19 (63.33%) VMware
4 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (56.67%) Cisco
6 16 (53.33%) CCNP
7 15 (50.00%) OSPF
7 15 (50.00%) BGP
7 15 (50.00%) F5
8 14 (46.67%) CheckPoint
9 13 (43.33%) CCIE
9 13 (43.33%) LAN
9 13 (43.33%) WAN
9 13 (43.33%) Load Balancing
9 13 (43.33%) VLAN
10 12 (40.00%) Degree
10 12 (40.00%) Unified Communications
10 12 (40.00%) VoIP
10 12 (40.00%) HP
11 11 (36.67%) IaaS
11 11 (36.67%) Migration
12 10 (33.33%) CCNA
12 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 10 (33.33%) ITIL
13 9 (30.00%) MySQL
13 9 (30.00%) Linux
13 9 (30.00%) HTTP

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Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) IaaS
2 4 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (13.33%) SaaS
2 4 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) MPLS
1 20 (66.67%) Firewall
2 15 (50.00%) OSPF
2 15 (50.00%) BGP
3 13 (43.33%) LAN
3 13 (43.33%) WAN
3 13 (43.33%) VLAN
4 12 (40.00%) Unified Communications
4 12 (40.00%) VoIP
5 9 (30.00%) HTTP
5 9 (30.00%) DNS
5 9 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (30.00%) SAN
6 8 (26.67%) IP Telephony
6 8 (26.67%) EIGRP
6 8 (26.67%) Wireless
7 7 (23.33%) SSL
7 7 (23.33%) RIP
7 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (23.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) MySQL
3 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Maven
1 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) Subversion
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (23.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (16.67%) BYOD
3 5 (16.67%) iSeries
4 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) VMS
2 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Load Balancing
2 11 (36.67%) Migration
3 10 (33.33%) ITIL
4 8 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (23.33%) DDoS Mitigation
5 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (23.33%) WAN Optimisation
5 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Security Architecture
5 7 (23.33%) Network Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.33%) Project Management
7 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.67%) DevOps
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Line Management
9 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Java
1 6 (20.00%) Perl
1 6 (20.00%) Python
1 6 (20.00%) Ruby
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (53.33%) CCNP
3 13 (43.33%) CCIE
4 12 (40.00%) Degree
5 10 (33.33%) CCNA
6 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (13.33%) MCSE
8 1 (3.33%) CCSE
8 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.33%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.00%) KVM
3 6 (20.00%) Xen
4 5 (16.67%) vSphere
5 4 (13.33%) Ceph
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) Icinga
2 4 (13.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Juniper
2 19 (63.33%) VMware
3 17 (56.67%) Cisco
4 15 (50.00%) F5
5 14 (46.67%) CheckPoint
6 12 (40.00%) HP
7 6 (20.00%) Avaya
8 5 (16.67%) IBM
8 5 (16.67%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.33%) SAP
9 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
9 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.33%) SunGard
9 1 (3.33%) Nokia