The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 83 68 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -24
Permanent jobs citing VPN 22 36 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.81% 2.79% 4.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 12.77% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 38
Average salary £28,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VPN
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
209 282 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.22% 21.86% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 147 214 136
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VPN
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VPN Salary Trend in Essex

VPN
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Essex region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Essex

VPN
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Essex region over the 3 months to 8 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
Colchester -19 4 £27,500 -42.10% 2
Chelmsford +4 1 £62,500 +68.91% 1
Brentwood 0 1 £17,500 -65.00%
Witham - 1 - -
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 37 (75.51%) Firewall
2 27 (55.10%) Cisco
3 21 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (40.82%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (38.78%) F5
5 19 (38.78%) CCNP
5 19 (38.78%) Windows
6 18 (36.73%) SSL
7 17 (34.69%) Palo Alto
8 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
8 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
8 16 (32.65%) ITIL
8 16 (32.65%) IPsec
9 15 (30.61%) CCDP
9 15 (30.61%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (30.61%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (30.61%) FirePass
10 14 (28.57%) Network Security
10 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 14 (28.57%) MS Office
10 14 (28.57%) LAN
10 14 (28.57%) WAN
10 14 (28.57%) Wireless
11 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
12 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
12 12 (24.49%) DNS
12 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (24.49%) Data Privacy
12 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Office
2 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (2.04%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (75.51%) Firewall
2 20 (40.82%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (36.73%) SSL
4 16 (32.65%) IPsec
5 15 (30.61%) Cisco IOS
5 15 (30.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (30.61%) FirePass
6 14 (28.57%) LAN
6 14 (28.57%) Network Security
6 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 14 (28.57%) WAN
6 14 (28.57%) Wireless
7 12 (24.49%) DNS
8 11 (22.45%) DHCP
8 11 (22.45%) NX-OS
9 10 (20.41%) IP Telephony
9 10 (20.41%) MPLS
10 9 (18.37%) BGP
10 9 (18.37%) Internet
11 6 (12.24%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) MS Access
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.04%) Publishing
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) IT Support
3 9 (18.37%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Systems Support
4 8 (16.33%) Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) IT Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Support Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Systems Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Information Officer
5 6 (12.24%) Information Security Officer
5 6 (12.24%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Security Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Security Officer
6 5 (10.20%) Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) MAPI
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
2 4 (8.16%) iPhone
2 4 (8.16%) PDA
3 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) PKI
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.20%) Android
6 5 (10.20%) Linux
7 4 (8.16%) Mac OS
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.16%) Windows Vista
7 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 12 (24.49%) Data Privacy
2 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
3 10 (20.41%) Load Balancing
4 9 (18.37%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (16.33%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (16.33%) Information Security
6 6 (12.24%) Data Protection
6 6 (12.24%) Threat Management
7 4 (8.16%) Security Management
7 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.08%) Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) DDoS Mitigation
9 2 (4.08%) Information Management
9 2 (4.08%) Network Design
9 2 (4.08%) Security Architecture
9 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.08%) Use Case
9 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) C
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (38.78%) CCNP
3 15 (30.61%) CCDP
4 4 (8.16%) CCDA
4 4 (8.16%) Degree
5 3 (6.12%) CCIE
5 3 (6.12%) CCNA
5 3 (6.12%) CCSA
5 3 (6.12%) CCSE
5 3 (6.12%) CCSP
5 3 (6.12%) CISSP
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.08%) JNCIE
6 2 (4.08%) JNCIP
6 2 (4.08%) MCP
6 2 (4.08%) MCSA
6 2 (4.08%) MCSE
6 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.16%) SLA
3 2 (4.08%) COBIT
3 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.08%) NFS
4 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.08%) WSUS
3 1 (2.04%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Cisco
2 19 (38.78%) F5
3 17 (34.69%) Palo Alto
4 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (20.41%) Zeacom
6 6 (12.24%) VMware
7 5 (10.20%) Apple
7 5 (10.20%) Draytek
8 4 (8.16%) Juniper
9 3 (6.12%) Avaya
9 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.12%) Veeam
10 2 (4.08%) Blue Coat
10 2 (4.08%) BT
10 2 (4.08%) Citrix
10 2 (4.08%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.08%) HP
10 2 (4.08%) SAP
11 1 (2.04%) Sage
11 1 (2.04%) Toshiba
Colchester, Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chelmsford
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago