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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 74 89 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs citing VPN 23 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.87% 0.79% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.62% 5.03% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 22
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -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
198 199 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.07% 15.67% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 116 171 200
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £21,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 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
Basildon +3 7 £65,000 -
Colchester +1 1 £18,000 -12.19% 1
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 41 (73.21%) Firewall
2 36 (64.29%) Windows
3 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
4 24 (42.86%) Cisco
5 23 (41.07%) DNS
6 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
6 22 (39.29%) MS Exchange
7 21 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 21 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (35.71%) Blackberry
9 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (32.14%) Windows 8
10 18 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (32.14%) Windows XP
11 17 (30.36%) LAN
11 17 (30.36%) DHCP
11 17 (30.36%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (26.79%) CCNA
12 15 (26.79%) CheckPoint
12 15 (26.79%) VMware
13 14 (25.00%) WAN
14 13 (23.21%) CCNP
14 13 (23.21%) Juniper
14 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (21.43%) SSL
15 12 (21.43%) Wireless
16 11 (19.64%) ITIL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 22 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 18 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (30.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Google Apps
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (73.21%) Firewall
2 23 (41.07%) DNS
3 17 (30.36%) LAN
3 17 (30.36%) DHCP
4 14 (25.00%) WAN
5 12 (21.43%) SSL
5 12 (21.43%) Wireless
6 9 (16.07%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (14.29%) Internet
8 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 6 (10.71%) OSPF
10 5 (8.93%) BGP
10 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (8.93%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (8.93%) IP Telephony
11 4 (7.14%) NetScreen
11 4 (7.14%) WLAN
12 3 (5.36%) EIGRP
12 3 (5.36%) Network Security
12 3 (5.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Legal
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Local Government
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 9 (16.07%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.07%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) IT Support
5 4 (7.14%) IT Support Assistant
5 4 (7.14%) IT Assistant
5 4 (7.14%) Support Assistant
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Field Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) Information Security Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) Information Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.71%) Replication
3 4 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) Wiki
5 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (64.29%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (32.14%) Windows 8
4 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (32.14%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.36%) Linux
5 3 (5.36%) Android
5 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) ITIL
2 9 (16.07%) Project Management
3 8 (14.29%) Logistics
4 6 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.93%) Change Management
6 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.14%) Line Management
7 3 (5.36%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (3.57%) Information Security
8 2 (3.57%) Network Design
8 2 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.79%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (26.79%) CCNA
3 13 (23.21%) CCNP
4 9 (16.07%) Degree
5 4 (7.14%) CCSA
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.36%) CCDP
7 2 (3.57%) MCSE
8 1 (1.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.57%) COBIT
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.57%) UAG
5 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.79%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.79%) WSUS
2 1 (1.79%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) SCOM
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.79%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.79%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 24 (42.86%) Cisco
3 15 (26.79%) CheckPoint
3 15 (26.79%) VMware
4 13 (23.21%) Juniper
5 10 (17.86%) Symantec
6 8 (14.29%) Avaya
6 8 (14.29%) F5
7 4 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.14%) Infoblox
7 4 (7.14%) Nortel
7 4 (7.14%) Apple
7 4 (7.14%) Blue Coat
8 3 (5.36%) Google
8 3 (5.36%) Siemens
9 2 (3.57%) HP
9 2 (3.57%) Zeacom
10 1 (1.79%) Citrix
10 1 (1.79%) NetApp
10 1 (1.79%) Novell
Chelmsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Van
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £16k - 20k per year
Posted: 7 days ago