The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sevenoaks region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 12 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 12.00% 4.44% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.00% 13.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
VPN
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sevenoaks
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 16.00% 33.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Sevenoaks

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Sevenoaks

VPN
Salary Trend in Sevenoaks

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

VPN Salary Trend in Sevenoaks

VPN
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sevenoaks 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013

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Top Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sevenoaks 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware