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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 25 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.54% 6.06% 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 32.00% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 3
Median salary £32,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
VPN
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 18.46% 18.94% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 15
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,300 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

VPN
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

VPN Salary Trend in Gatwick

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) PPP
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) SSL

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Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) PPP
2 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5