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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 68 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 32 38 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.56% 3.05% 3.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.03% 18.81% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 28
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £26,400 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
266 202 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.31% 16.24% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 198 161 168
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Chelmsford +8 5 £37,000 +12.12% 1
Thurrock - 3 £18,000 -
Basildon +3 1 £21,500 -66.92%
Colchester - 1 £23,500 -
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East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 51 (76.12%) Firewall
2 43 (64.18%) Windows
3 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
4 31 (46.27%) Active Directory
5 28 (41.79%) Cisco
6 27 (40.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (37.31%) Windows 8
7 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (37.31%) DNS
7 25 (37.31%) MS Exchange
8 24 (35.82%) Blackberry
9 22 (32.84%) DHCP
9 22 (32.84%) MS Excel
9 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (31.34%) Exchange Server 2010
10 21 (31.34%) Symantec
10 21 (31.34%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (29.85%) SSL
11 20 (29.85%) Windows XP
11 20 (29.85%) Exchange Server 2003
12 17 (25.37%) ITIL
13 16 (23.88%) CCNP
13 16 (23.88%) Backup Exec
13 16 (23.88%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (22.39%) VMware
14 15 (22.39%) Juniper
14 15 (22.39%) Project Management
15 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (20.90%) CCNA
15 14 (20.90%) LAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 25 (37.31%) MS Exchange
2 21 (31.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (29.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (23.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
6 5 (7.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (32.84%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.93%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (76.12%) Firewall
2 25 (37.31%) DNS
3 22 (32.84%) DHCP
4 20 (29.85%) SSL
5 14 (20.90%) WAN
5 14 (20.90%) LAN
6 11 (16.42%) Wireless
6 11 (16.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (14.93%) Internet
8 8 (11.94%) IPsec
9 6 (8.96%) Broadband
9 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
10 5 (7.46%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (5.97%) FirePass
11 4 (5.97%) Network Security
11 4 (5.97%) VLAN
11 4 (5.97%) Junos
11 4 (5.97%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (4.48%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
General
1 4 (5.97%) Advertising
2 3 (4.48%) Legal
2 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (40.30%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.42%) Support Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) IT Support
4 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support
5 5 (7.46%) Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.46%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Support Assistant
6 4 (5.97%) IT Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) IT Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.97%) Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) Wiki
3 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Replication
3 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (64.18%) Windows
2 27 (40.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (37.31%) Windows 8
3 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (29.85%) Windows XP
6 13 (19.40%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.96%) Linux
8 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) ITIL
2 15 (22.39%) Project Management
3 7 (10.45%) Logistics
4 6 (8.96%) Migration
5 4 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.97%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (5.97%) Line Management
6 3 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.48%) Network Architecture
6 3 (4.48%) Change Management
6 3 (4.48%) Network Design
7 2 (2.99%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.99%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.99%) Network Management
7 2 (2.99%) Product Management
8 1 (1.49%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.49%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.49%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (23.88%) CCNP
3 14 (20.90%) CCNA
3 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (13.43%) MCP
5 7 (10.45%) MCSE
6 5 (7.46%) CCDP
6 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (7.46%) Degree
7 4 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (4.48%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (46.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (17.91%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.99%) UAG
4 2 (2.99%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.49%) vSphere
5 1 (1.49%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (23.88%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.99%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (2.99%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.49%) WSUS
3 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
2 28 (41.79%) Cisco
3 21 (31.34%) Symantec
4 15 (22.39%) VMware
4 15 (22.39%) Juniper
5 13 (19.40%) CheckPoint
6 11 (16.42%) HP
7 6 (8.96%) SonicWALL
7 6 (8.96%) F5
8 5 (7.46%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (7.46%) Sage
8 5 (7.46%) Citrix
9 4 (5.97%) Avaya
9 4 (5.97%) Dell
9 4 (5.97%) NETGEAR
10 2 (2.99%) Websense
10 2 (2.99%) NetApp
10 2 (2.99%) Novell
10 2 (2.99%) Zeacom
11 1 (1.49%) Kaspersky
Chelmsford
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Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago