The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 44 29 46
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.39% 8.77% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.96% 49.18% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 7
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £33,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £51,800 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
92 61 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.00% 17.84% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 54 41 68
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

VPN Salary Trend in Ipswich

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Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Ipswich

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) DNS
3 26 (78.79%) SQL
4 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
5 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 21 (63.64%) Hyper-V
7 19 (57.58%) Windows 7
8 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (54.55%) HP
8 18 (54.55%) DHCP
8 18 (54.55%) MS Office
8 18 (54.55%) MS Exchange
9 17 (51.52%) MCP
9 17 (51.52%) Windows XP
9 17 (51.52%) Apple
9 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (51.52%) Sophos
9 17 (51.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (51.52%) SonicWALL
10 12 (36.36%) Firewall
11 11 (33.33%) Linux
12 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
12 10 (30.30%) SAN
13 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (27.27%) iPad
13 9 (27.27%) UNIX
13 9 (27.27%) Web Services
13 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
14 8 (24.24%) IBM Notes
14 8 (24.24%) Lotus

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Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 18 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 17 (51.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (24.24%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (54.55%) MS Office
2 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.06%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (81.82%) DNS
2 18 (54.55%) DHCP
3 12 (36.36%) Firewall
4 10 (30.30%) SAN
5 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 7 (21.21%) WAN
7 6 (18.18%) LAN
8 5 (15.15%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (9.09%) Network Security
9 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (6.06%) Wireless
10 2 (6.06%) IPsec
10 2 (6.06%) VLAN
10 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
10 2 (6.06%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (6.06%) VoIP
10 2 (6.06%) MPLS
10 2 (6.06%) OSPF
10 2 (6.06%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) MS Access
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) IT Support
2 9 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) IT Support Assistant
2 9 (27.27%) IT Assistant
2 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Support Assistant
3 8 (24.24%) Desktop Support
3 8 (24.24%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Web Services
2 7 (21.21%) XML
2 7 (21.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) iPad
2 6 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Windows 7
3 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (51.52%) Windows XP
4 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (33.33%) Linux
6 9 (27.27%) UNIX
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Service Management
2 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
3 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.03%) Information Security
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.03%) Cyber Security
4 1 (3.03%) DevOps
4 1 (3.03%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
3 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.12%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) MCP
2 4 (12.12%) Sun Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CCNP
3 3 (9.09%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 21 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) vCloud
4 1 (3.03%) KVM
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
1 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) HP
3 17 (51.52%) Apple
3 17 (51.52%) Sophos
3 17 (51.52%) SonicWALL
4 8 (24.24%) Lotus
5 5 (15.15%) VMware
6 4 (12.12%) Juniper
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco
8 2 (6.06%) Citrix
8 2 (6.06%) NetApp
9 1 (3.03%) Siemens
9 1 (3.03%) NETGEAR
9 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.03%) Dell
9 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
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