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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 32 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Permanent jobs citing VPN 20 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.54% 1.42% 5.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.85% 6.49% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 21
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +91.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £43,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £71,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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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
67 77 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.90% 21.94% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 46 69 59
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Ipswich

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 39 (90.70%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) TCP/IP
3 29 (67.44%) Firewall
4 24 (55.81%) DNS
5 23 (53.49%) Linux
5 23 (53.49%) SAN
6 22 (51.16%) UNIX
6 22 (51.16%) SQL
7 21 (48.84%) Web Services
8 20 (46.51%) PowerShell
9 19 (44.19%) JSON
9 19 (44.19%) XML
10 17 (39.53%) WAN
11 16 (37.21%) Puppet
11 16 (37.21%) NoSQL
11 16 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (34.88%) LAN
12 15 (34.88%) Shell Script
13 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
13 14 (32.56%) Network Security
14 13 (30.23%) Reverse Proxy
14 13 (30.23%) Replication
15 12 (27.91%) Wireless
15 12 (27.91%) IPsec
15 12 (27.91%) Sourcefire
15 12 (27.91%) SSL
16 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
16 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
16 10 (23.26%) ITIL
16 10 (23.26%) PKI

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Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 4 (9.30%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.30%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (74.42%) TCP/IP
2 29 (67.44%) Firewall
3 24 (55.81%) DNS
4 23 (53.49%) SAN
5 17 (39.53%) WAN
6 15 (34.88%) LAN
7 14 (32.56%) Network Security
8 13 (30.23%) Reverse Proxy
9 12 (27.91%) SSL
9 12 (27.91%) Wireless
9 12 (27.91%) IPsec
10 10 (23.26%) SSH
11 4 (9.30%) DHCP
12 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications
13 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (4.65%) MPLS
13 2 (4.65%) OSPF
13 2 (4.65%) BGP
13 2 (4.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) MS Access
General
1 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Security Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Developer
5 3 (6.98%) IT Support
6 2 (4.65%) Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Network Support
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) Web Services
2 19 (44.19%) XML
2 19 (44.19%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Replication
2 10 (23.26%) PKI
3 3 (6.98%) User Experience
4 2 (4.65%) Open Source
5 1 (2.33%) iPad
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (90.70%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Linux
3 22 (51.16%) UNIX
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
2 7 (16.28%) Service Management
2 7 (16.28%) Information Security
2 7 (16.28%) TOGAF
3 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.30%) ERP
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.65%) Release Management
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
7 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.33%) E-business
7 1 (2.33%) ITSM
7 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 20 (46.51%) PowerShell
3 15 (34.88%) Shell Script
4 8 (18.60%) Java
5 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) CCSA
1 10 (23.26%) CCSE
2 8 (18.60%) Sun Certification
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (16.28%) CCNP
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (9.30%) CCNA
6 2 (4.65%) MCSE
6 2 (4.65%) CCIE
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.98%) KVM
4 2 (4.65%) vCloud
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) Puppet
1 16 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) Sourcefire
3 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
4 8 (18.60%) Cisco
5 5 (11.63%) Juniper
6 4 (9.30%) VMware
7 2 (4.65%) McAfee
7 2 (4.65%) NetApp
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Dell
8 1 (2.33%) Siemens
8 1 (2.33%) Apple
8 1 (2.33%) Sophos
8 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.33%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.33%) F5
Ipswich
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago