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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 83 100 86
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.97% 1.45% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.13% 8.40% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 6
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +19.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,947 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -1.47%
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
123 250 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.87% 17.31% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 116 227 123
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram 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 31 July 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
Lewes - 7 £50,000 -
Brighton +8 2 £23,000 -29.23%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (74.36%) Firewall
2 28 (71.79%) Juniper
3 27 (69.23%) Data Centre
4 26 (66.67%) MPLS
5 25 (64.10%) VMware
5 25 (64.10%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (48.72%) Unified Communications
7 19 (48.72%) Cisco
7 19 (48.72%) WAN
7 19 (48.72%) LAN
7 19 (48.72%) OSPF
7 19 (48.72%) HP
7 19 (48.72%) BGP
8 18 (46.15%) Migration
8 18 (46.15%) CCNP
8 18 (46.15%) F5
8 18 (46.15%) IaaS
8 18 (46.15%) VLAN
8 18 (46.15%) Degree
9 17 (43.59%) CCIE
9 17 (43.59%) CheckPoint
10 15 (38.46%) VoIP
11 14 (35.90%) ITIL
11 14 (35.90%) SSL
12 13 (33.33%) CCNA
12 13 (33.33%) Load Balancing
13 12 (30.77%) SAN
13 12 (30.77%) EIGRP
14 11 (28.21%) Wireless

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.69%) IIS
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) IaaS
2 7 (17.95%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (17.95%) SaaS
2 7 (17.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) Firewall
2 26 (66.67%) MPLS
3 19 (48.72%) OSPF
3 19 (48.72%) BGP
3 19 (48.72%) LAN
3 19 (48.72%) WAN
3 19 (48.72%) Unified Communications
4 18 (46.15%) VLAN
5 15 (38.46%) VoIP
6 14 (35.90%) SSL
7 12 (30.77%) SAN
7 12 (30.77%) EIGRP
8 11 (28.21%) Wireless
8 11 (28.21%) IP Telephony
8 11 (28.21%) RIP
8 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
8 11 (28.21%) VPLS
8 11 (28.21%) Network Security
8 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (28.21%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) MySQL
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 8 (20.51%) DB2
4 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Maven
1 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.38%) Subversion
2 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Engineering Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Technical Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Support
4 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) CSS
1 3 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 8 (20.51%) BYOD
2 8 (20.51%) iSeries
3 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
3 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) VMS
3 7 (17.95%) Windows
4 5 (12.82%) Ubuntu
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Migration
2 14 (35.90%) ITIL
3 13 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 11 (28.21%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (28.21%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (28.21%) WAN Optimisation
4 11 (28.21%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (28.21%) Security Architecture
4 11 (28.21%) Network Architecture
5 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.95%) DDoS Mitigation
5 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (17.95%) Project Management
5 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) Python
2 7 (17.95%) Ruby
2 7 (17.95%) Java
2 7 (17.95%) Perl
3 3 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (46.15%) Degree
2 18 (46.15%) CCNP
3 17 (43.59%) CCIE
4 13 (33.33%) CCNA
5 10 (25.64%) MCSE
5 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (17.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 8 (20.51%) vSphere
4 7 (17.95%) KVM
4 7 (17.95%) Xen
5 4 (10.26%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Puppet
2 4 (10.26%) Icinga
2 4 (10.26%) Nagios
3 3 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Juniper
2 25 (64.10%) VMware
3 19 (48.72%) Cisco
3 19 (48.72%) HP
4 18 (46.15%) F5
5 17 (43.59%) CheckPoint
6 8 (20.51%) 3PAR
6 8 (20.51%) Avaya
6 8 (20.51%) IBM
7 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.69%) McAfee
8 1 (2.56%) SAP