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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 66 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 33 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.62% 1.46% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.41% 6.80% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 6
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.66%
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
246 250 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.55% 21.42% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 181 208 146
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Essex region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Essex

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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 20 October 2014. 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
Basildon - 7 £47,500 -
Colchester - 2 - -
Harlow - 2 £40,500 -
Chelmsford +2 1 £45,000 +16.12%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £37,500 -
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £35,000 -
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 31 (70.45%) Firewall
2 25 (56.82%) Windows
3 22 (50.00%) Cisco
4 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
5 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
6 18 (40.91%) Juniper
7 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 14 (31.82%) Windows XP
8 14 (31.82%) DNS
8 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
9 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
9 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (27.27%) DHCP
10 12 (27.27%) CCNP
10 12 (27.27%) Symantec
10 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (27.27%) Blackberry
11 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 11 (25.00%) Backup Exec
11 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (22.73%) LAN
12 10 (22.73%) WAN
12 10 (22.73%) ITIL
13 9 (20.45%) SSL
13 9 (20.45%) MPLS
13 9 (20.45%) Wireless

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (29.55%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (70.45%) Firewall
2 14 (31.82%) DNS
3 12 (27.27%) DHCP
4 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (22.73%) WAN
5 10 (22.73%) LAN
6 9 (20.45%) SSL
6 9 (20.45%) Wireless
6 9 (20.45%) MPLS
6 9 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (18.18%) OSPF
8 7 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (15.91%) SAN
9 6 (13.64%) VLAN
10 5 (11.36%) BGP
10 5 (11.36%) FWSM
10 5 (11.36%) Multicast
11 4 (9.09%) WLAN
12 3 (6.82%) Network Security
12 3 (6.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Security Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) IT Technician
7 1 (2.27%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows XP
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.82%) Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Project Management
2 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.82%) Migration
4 2 (4.55%) TOGAF
4 2 (4.55%) Logistics
4 2 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.55%) Identity Management
4 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.55%) Service Management
4 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.55%) Change Management
4 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.55%) Security Testing
4 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.55%) Network Management
4 2 (4.55%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.27%) CCNP
3 6 (13.64%) CCDA
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.36%) CCSP
5 3 (6.82%) MCSE
5 3 (6.82%) CCNA
5 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.55%) VCP5
6 2 (4.55%) CCA
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.55%) MCSA
6 2 (4.55%) CCIE
7 1 (2.27%) MCP
7 1 (2.27%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Cisco
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
3 18 (40.91%) Juniper
4 12 (27.27%) Symantec
5 8 (18.18%) VMware
6 6 (13.64%) F5
6 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
7 5 (11.36%) Citrix
7 5 (11.36%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.82%) HP
9 2 (4.55%) EMC
9 2 (4.55%) Google
10 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.27%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.27%) Dell
10 1 (2.27%) Avaya
Essex
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