The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 127 122 164
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +42
Permanent jobs citing VPN 465 532 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.56% 2.50% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.76% 11.66% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 396 442 359
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
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England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3645 4561 5036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.06% 21.42% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2971 3559 3939
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VPN
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VPN Salary Trend in the South East

VPN
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in the South East

VPN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Berkshire +45 147 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Hampshire +16 109 £40,000 -15.78% 12
Surrey -35 82 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Buckinghamshire +31 40 £50,000 +5.26% 4
West Sussex -26 26 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Kent +29 22 £64,000 +113.33% 4
Oxfordshire -4 20 £25,000 -37.50% 3
East Sussex +5 17 £45,500 -6.66%
Middlesex +1 2 £45,000 +23.28%
Sussex +10 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Home Counties - 1 £60,000 -
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England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for VPN.

1 601 (61.26%) Firewall
2 529 (53.92%) Cisco
3 424 (43.22%) Windows
4 381 (38.84%) Cisco Certification
5 374 (38.12%) WAN
6 333 (33.94%) LAN
7 303 (30.89%) Microsoft
8 302 (30.78%) VMware
9 278 (28.34%) Active Directory
10 270 (27.52%) Linux
11 267 (27.22%) CCNP
12 251 (25.59%) CCNA
13 249 (25.38%) DNS
14 242 (24.67%) TCP/IP
15 231 (23.55%) Juniper
16 228 (23.24%) Windows Server
17 224 (22.83%) MPLS
18 209 (21.30%) Data Centre
19 205 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
20 193 (19.67%) SSL
21 190 (19.37%) Cisco ASA
22 179 (18.25%) Wireless
23 177 (18.04%) BGP
24 175 (17.84%) CheckPoint
24 175 (17.84%) Network Security
25 164 (16.72%) MS Exchange
26 162 (16.51%) IPsec
27 160 (16.31%) VoIP
28 156 (15.90%) OSPF
29 155 (15.80%) ITIL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 164 (16.72%) MS Exchange
2 66 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (5.71%) IIS
4 38 (3.87%) SharePoint
5 37 (3.77%) Skype for Business
6 32 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 28 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (2.14%) nginx
9 20 (2.04%) Tomcat
10 18 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
11 17 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 14 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
13 13 (1.33%) Apache
14 6 (0.61%) JBoss
15 4 (0.41%) SAS
16 3 (0.31%) Alfresco
16 3 (0.31%) CMS
16 3 (0.31%) Drupal
16 3 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 152 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 123 (12.54%) MS Office
3 18 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.51%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.20%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.10%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 82 (8.36%) Office 365
2 43 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (2.96%) SaaS
4 27 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (1.53%) IaaS
6 14 (1.43%) SoftLayer
6 14 (1.43%) Sumo Logic
7 8 (0.82%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.51%) PaaS
9 3 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.20%) Heroku
11 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 601 (61.26%) Firewall
2 374 (38.12%) WAN
3 333 (33.94%) LAN
4 249 (25.38%) DNS
5 242 (24.67%) TCP/IP
6 224 (22.83%) MPLS
7 193 (19.67%) SSL
8 190 (19.37%) Cisco ASA
9 179 (18.25%) Wireless
10 177 (18.04%) BGP
11 175 (17.84%) Network Security
12 162 (16.51%) IPsec
13 160 (16.31%) VoIP
14 156 (15.90%) OSPF
15 153 (15.60%) SAN
16 138 (14.07%) DHCP
17 122 (12.44%) VLAN
18 92 (9.38%) Internet
19 81 (8.26%) Cisco Nexus
20 60 (6.12%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.47%) MySQL
3 13 (1.33%) MongoDB
3 13 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.12%) Cognos Impromptu
4 11 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.31%) Big Data
7 3 (0.31%) GIS
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.10%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.10%) Redis
9 1 (0.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (2.14%) Jenkins
2 15 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 15 (1.53%) Vagrant
3 14 (1.43%) JIRA
4 6 (0.61%) JUnit
4 6 (0.61%) PHPUnit
5 5 (0.51%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.41%) ClearCase
6 4 (0.41%) Subversion
7 2 (0.20%) Android Studio
7 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.20%) RSpec
7 2 (0.20%) Selenium
7 2 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.10%) Ant
8 1 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 131 (13.35%) Telecoms
2 94 (9.58%) Finance
3 39 (3.98%) Marketing
4 30 (3.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 27 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 27 (2.75%) Retail
6 15 (1.53%) Banking
6 15 (1.53%) Electronics
7 9 (0.92%) Legal
8 8 (0.82%) Automotive
9 6 (0.61%) Advertising
9 6 (0.61%) Brand Awareness
10 4 (0.41%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.41%) German Language
10 4 (0.41%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.31%) Billing
12 2 (0.20%) Back Office
12 2 (0.20%) Games
13 1 (0.10%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.10%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 289 (29.46%) Network Engineer
2 121 (12.33%) Support Engineer
3 115 (11.72%) Cisco Engineer
4 105 (10.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 93 (9.48%) Analyst
6 82 (8.36%) Security Engineer
7 80 (8.15%) Administrator
7 80 (8.15%) Consultant
8 60 (6.12%) Network Security Engineer
9 56 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
10 55 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 55 (5.61%) IT Support
11 53 (5.40%) Support Analyst
12 51 (5.20%) IT Engineer
13 50 (5.10%) Network Consultant
14 48 (4.89%) Architect
15 45 (4.59%) Senior Network Engineer
16 43 (4.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 43 (4.38%) Network Support
17 37 (3.77%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (2.55%) 802.1X
1 25 (2.55%) Web Services
2 17 (1.73%) HTML
2 17 (1.73%) Ruby on Rails
3 16 (1.63%) LAMP
3 16 (1.63%) Spring
4 14 (1.43%) CSS
4 14 (1.43%) Grails
4 14 (1.43%) LEMP Stack
5 9 (0.92%) SOAP
5 9 (0.92%) XML
6 6 (0.61%) Laravel
6 6 (0.61%) Symfony
7 5 (0.51%) .NET
7 5 (0.51%) REST
8 4 (0.41%) Middleware
8 4 (0.41%) Node.js
9 3 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.31%) Sensu
10 2 (0.20%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 209 (21.30%) Data Centre
2 85 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (4.99%) PKI
4 39 (3.98%) Clustering
5 37 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 36 (3.67%) Computer Science
7 24 (2.45%) Blackberry
8 23 (2.34%) Private Cloud
9 20 (2.04%) EqualLogic
9 20 (2.04%) FMCG
9 20 (2.04%) Replication
10 19 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
11 18 (1.83%) Visualisation
12 17 (1.73%) Cryptography
13 16 (1.63%) iPad
13 16 (1.63%) Statistics
14 13 (1.33%) IPTV
15 9 (0.92%) IVR
16 6 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 6 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 424 (43.22%) Windows
2 270 (27.52%) Linux
3 228 (23.24%) Windows Server
4 153 (15.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 127 (12.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 97 (9.89%) Windows 7
7 51 (5.20%) Unix
8 41 (4.18%) Windows 8
9 38 (3.87%) Windows XP
10 30 (3.06%) Windows 10
11 27 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (2.24%) Solaris
13 21 (2.14%) CentOS
14 20 (2.04%) Android
15 19 (1.94%) Ubuntu
16 17 (1.73%) Apple iOS
17 16 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 15 (1.53%) Mac OS
19 14 (1.43%) Mac OS X
20 9 (0.92%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (15.80%) ITIL
2 99 (10.09%) Load Balancing
3 95 (9.68%) Network Design
4 75 (7.65%) Presales
5 61 (6.22%) Network Architecture
6 57 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 53 (5.40%) Network Monitoring
8 51 (5.20%) Information Security
9 50 (5.10%) Project Management
10 46 (4.69%) Migration
11 38 (3.87%) Mentoring
11 38 (3.87%) Performance Tuning
12 35 (3.57%) Service Delivery
13 28 (2.85%) Change Control
13 28 (2.85%) Computer Security
14 27 (2.75%) High Availability
14 27 (2.75%) Network Management
15 26 (2.65%) Kalman Filter
15 26 (2.65%) Product Management
16 25 (2.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (6.52%) SQL
2 40 (4.08%) Bash Shell
3 32 (3.26%) Python
4 27 (2.75%) PHP
5 26 (2.65%) PowerShell
6 20 (2.04%) Ruby
7 17 (1.73%) C
7 17 (1.73%) JavaScript
8 16 (1.63%) Shell Script
9 15 (1.53%) Java
10 14 (1.43%) Perl
11 6 (0.61%) C++
11 6 (0.61%) PHP 5
12 5 (0.51%) Tcl
13 1 (0.10%) C#
13 1 (0.10%) VB
13 1 (0.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 381 (38.84%) Cisco Certification
2 267 (27.22%) CCNP
3 251 (25.59%) CCNA
4 103 (10.50%) Degree
5 101 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 80 (8.15%) MCSE
7 65 (6.63%) Security Cleared
8 64 (6.52%) CCIE
9 56 (5.71%) SC Cleared
10 47 (4.79%) MCITP
11 45 (4.59%) CCSP
12 44 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 35 (3.57%) JNCIA
13 35 (3.57%) MCP
14 33 (3.36%) JNCIP
15 31 (3.16%) CCSA
16 29 (2.96%) MCSA
17 25 (2.55%) CCSE
18 23 (2.34%) CCDP
19 21 (2.14%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (4.49%) SLA
3 14 (1.43%) FISMA
4 12 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.82%) QA
6 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.20%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.20%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.20%) SAS 70
9 1 (0.10%) COBIT
9 1 (0.10%) GPG13
9 1 (0.10%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 278 (28.34%) Active Directory
2 205 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (9.48%) Hyper-V
4 48 (4.89%) vSphere
5 35 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
6 26 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (2.65%) XenApp
7 23 (2.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 19 (1.94%) Terminal Services
9 18 (1.83%) Firmware
10 14 (1.43%) Docker
10 14 (1.43%) Squid
11 9 (0.92%) vCloud
11 9 (0.92%) VMware ESX
12 8 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.41%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.41%) NDS
14 4 (0.41%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 50 (5.10%) Nagios
2 33 (3.36%) Backup Exec
3 30 (3.06%) WSUS
4 29 (2.96%) Puppet
5 20 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 20 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 13 (1.33%) SCCM
7 12 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
7 12 (1.22%) HAProxy
8 11 (1.12%) Cacti
8 11 (1.12%) OpenView
9 10 (1.02%) Opsview
10 9 (0.92%) SELinux
10 9 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
11 8 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.61%) SmokePing
13 5 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
14 4 (0.41%) SCOM
14 4 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 529 (53.92%) Cisco
2 303 (30.89%) Microsoft
3 302 (30.78%) VMware
4 231 (23.55%) Juniper
5 175 (17.84%) CheckPoint
6 124 (12.64%) F5
7 102 (10.40%) Citrix
8 59 (6.01%) Palo Alto
9 42 (4.28%) HP
10 33 (3.36%) Dell
11 32 (3.26%) SolarWinds
12 31 (3.16%) Avaya
13 29 (2.96%) Symantec
14 24 (2.45%) Fortinet
15 23 (2.34%) Riverbed
16 21 (2.14%) IBM
17 20 (2.04%) Extreme Networks
17 20 (2.04%) Meraki
17 20 (2.04%) Sophos
17 20 (2.04%) Stonesoft
Havant, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Roc Search Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Fulls Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum incl overtime and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Havant
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £29,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Aerotron
Salary: Comptitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Banbury
greywood
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reigate
Capita plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + pension, car, holiday
Posted: 20 days ago