The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 68 95 96
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 23 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.37% 0.75% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.23% 3.86% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 14
Median salary £51,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £24,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £30,750 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
VPN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
188 207 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.38% 19.29% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 151 197 219
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £55,000 £51,875
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VPN
Salary Trend in Kent

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

VPN Salary Trend in Kent

VPN
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Kent

VPN
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 14 £64,000 -
West Malling - 4 £72,500 -
Westerham - 2 £34,250 -
Chatham - 1 £23,500 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for VPN.

1 35 (54.69%) Firewall
2 23 (35.94%) Cisco
3 22 (34.38%) Wireless
4 21 (32.81%) CCNA
4 21 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 19 (29.69%) SSL
6 19 (29.69%) Linux
7 18 (28.13%) CCNP
8 17 (26.56%) CheckPoint
8 17 (26.56%) Windows
8 17 (26.56%) CCSE
9 16 (25.00%) SNMP
9 16 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 16 (25.00%) Puppet
9 16 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 15 (23.44%) F5
10 15 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (23.44%) Vagrant
10 15 (23.44%) Nagios
11 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
11 14 (21.88%) ITIL
11 14 (21.88%) Tomcat
11 14 (21.88%) Python
11 14 (21.88%) Cryptography
11 14 (21.88%) Spring
11 14 (21.88%) Ruby
11 14 (21.88%) Ruby on Rails
11 14 (21.88%) PKI
11 14 (21.88%) Statistics

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (21.88%) Cloud Foundry
1 14 (21.88%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (21.88%) SoftLayer
2 14 (21.88%) Sumo Logic
3 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (54.69%) Firewall
2 22 (34.38%) Wireless
3 19 (29.69%) SSL
4 16 (25.00%) SNMP
5 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 10 (15.63%) IP Telephony
6 10 (15.63%) WAN
7 9 (14.06%) DNS
8 8 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (12.50%) DHCP
8 8 (12.50%) ExtremeXOS
8 8 (12.50%) MPLS
8 8 (12.50%) OSPF
9 6 (9.38%) IPv4
9 6 (9.38%) LAN
10 5 (7.81%) IPsec
10 5 (7.81%) SAN
11 4 (6.25%) VoIP
12 3 (4.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Vagrant
2 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Administrator
2 13 (20.31%) Exchange Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 12 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) DevOps Administrator
5 10 (15.63%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 10 (15.63%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Active Directory Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Architect
8 5 (7.81%) IT Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) IT Support
8 5 (7.81%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Network Architect
8 5 (7.81%) Server Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Support Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) Grails
1 14 (21.88%) Ruby on Rails
1 14 (21.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Cryptography
1 14 (21.88%) PKI
1 14 (21.88%) Statistics
2 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) iPad
4 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) CAN bus
5 2 (3.13%) CCTV
6 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Linux
2 17 (26.56%) Windows
3 16 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.13%) Solaris
5 2 (3.13%) Unix
6 1 (1.56%) CentOS
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Analytics
1 14 (21.88%) Computer Security
1 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (21.88%) DevOps
1 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
1 14 (21.88%) ITIL
1 14 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (17.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (15.63%) Change Control
3 10 (15.63%) Coaching
4 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.94%) Network Design
6 4 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.69%) Project Management
8 2 (3.13%) Mobile Development
8 2 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.13%) Presales
9 1 (1.56%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 1 (1.56%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 14 (21.88%) Python
2 14 (21.88%) Ruby
3 13 (20.31%) SQL
4 5 (7.81%) Perl
5 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) CCNA
1 21 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (28.13%) CCNP
3 17 (26.56%) CCSE
4 13 (20.31%) Degree
5 10 (15.63%) Check Point Certification
6 7 (10.94%) CCDA
6 7 (10.94%) CCDP
6 7 (10.94%) CCIE
6 7 (10.94%) CCSA
7 6 (9.38%) CCSP
8 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.69%) JNCIA
9 3 (4.69%) MCITP
9 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (3.13%) A+ Certification
10 2 (3.13%) JNCIE
10 2 (3.13%) JNCIP
10 2 (3.13%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.19%) Terminal Services
3 10 (15.63%) Firmware
4 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (25.00%) Puppet
2 15 (23.44%) Nagios
3 14 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) Cisco
2 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 17 (26.56%) CheckPoint
4 15 (23.44%) F5
5 14 (21.88%) Splunk
6 12 (18.75%) Citrix
7 10 (15.63%) Extreme Networks
8 7 (10.94%) Palo Alto
9 5 (7.81%) Juniper
9 5 (7.81%) VMware
10 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.56%) Symantec
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