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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
England / South East
Rank 93 144 135
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 453 439 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.08% 2.24% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.55% 11.20% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 391 382 328
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
3114 3918 4574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.19% 20.03% 22.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2501 3295 3463
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +15 104 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Surrey +18 95 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Hampshire +32 77 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Oxfordshire +42 55 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Buckinghamshire +31 35 £45,000 +8.43% 10
Kent +20 33 £42,500 +57.40% 2
East Sussex +41 30 £40,000 +73.91% 5
West Sussex -6 15 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Middlesex 0 5 £50,000 - 1
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 551 (65.60%) Cisco
2 514 (61.19%) Firewall
3 410 (48.81%) Cisco Certification
4 348 (41.43%) Windows
5 318 (37.86%) CCNP
6 256 (30.48%) WAN
7 243 (28.93%) LAN
8 239 (28.45%) CCNA
9 234 (27.86%) VMware
10 231 (27.50%) DNS
11 215 (25.60%) MPLS
12 212 (25.24%) Cisco ASA
13 204 (24.29%) Linux
14 202 (24.05%) Active Directory
15 199 (23.69%) Microsoft
16 192 (22.86%) TCP/IP
17 175 (20.83%) CheckPoint
17 175 (20.83%) Wireless
18 174 (20.71%) ITIL
19 169 (20.12%) Juniper
19 169 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
20 162 (19.29%) Windows Server
21 155 (18.45%) BGP
22 152 (18.10%) VLAN
23 150 (17.86%) OSPF
23 150 (17.86%) VoIP
24 136 (16.19%) Network Security
25 131 (15.60%) DHCP
26 124 (14.76%) Data Centre
27 123 (14.64%) Telecoms

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 61 (7.26%) MS Exchange
2 39 (4.64%) Skype for Business
3 20 (2.38%) IIS
4 14 (1.67%) Apache
5 13 (1.55%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (1.19%) OpenStack
8 9 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (0.95%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.60%) SAS
10 5 (0.60%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.36%) Drupal
11 3 (0.36%) nginx
12 2 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.12%) Site Server
Applications
1 114 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 104 (12.38%) MS Office
3 36 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.48%) MS Project
7 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.12%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.48%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (7.98%) Office 365
2 45 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.31%) SaaS
6 10 (1.19%) IaaS
7 8 (0.95%) PaaS
8 4 (0.48%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.36%) Dropbox
9 3 (0.36%) Heroku
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.24%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.12%) G Suite
11 1 (0.12%) Linode
11 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 514 (61.19%) Firewall
2 256 (30.48%) WAN
3 243 (28.93%) LAN
4 231 (27.50%) DNS
5 215 (25.60%) MPLS
6 212 (25.24%) Cisco ASA
7 192 (22.86%) TCP/IP
8 175 (20.83%) Wireless
9 155 (18.45%) BGP
10 152 (18.10%) VLAN
11 150 (17.86%) OSPF
11 150 (17.86%) VoIP
12 136 (16.19%) Network Security
13 131 (15.60%) DHCP
14 115 (13.69%) IPsec
15 97 (11.55%) SAN
16 95 (11.31%) SSL
17 87 (10.36%) Cisco Nexus
18 75 (8.93%) Internet
19 49 (5.83%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (6.43%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.02%) Relational Database
3 14 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 12 (1.43%) MySQL
5 10 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.36%) FileMaker
8 3 (0.36%) Redis
9 2 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.24%) Big Data
9 2 (0.24%) Cognos Impromptu
9 2 (0.24%) GIS
9 2 (0.24%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (1.55%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.71%) Android Studio
3 4 (0.48%) Grunt
3 4 (0.48%) Jasmine
3 4 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (0.48%) Subversion
3 4 (0.48%) webpack
4 3 (0.36%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.36%) Trac
5 2 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.24%) JIRA
5 2 (0.24%) Maven
5 2 (0.24%) RSpec
5 2 (0.24%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.12%) Ant
6 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
General
1 123 (14.64%) Telecoms
2 90 (10.71%) Finance
3 40 (4.76%) Marketing
4 18 (2.14%) Back Office
4 18 (2.14%) Banking
5 14 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.19%) Electronics
7 9 (1.07%) Retail
8 8 (0.95%) Legal
9 7 (0.83%) Games
10 6 (0.71%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.24%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) Advertising
13 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 263 (31.31%) Network Engineer
2 110 (13.10%) Support Engineer
3 104 (12.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 99 (11.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 98 (11.67%) Analyst
6 92 (10.95%) Security Engineer
7 81 (9.64%) Network Support
8 60 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 57 (6.79%) Architect
10 56 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
11 54 (6.43%) Juniper Engineer
11 54 (6.43%) Network Security Engineer
12 52 (6.19%) Network Analyst
13 51 (6.07%) Administrator
14 48 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 44 (5.24%) Cisco Support
16 41 (4.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 39 (4.64%) Consultant
18 38 (4.52%) Network Architect
19 35 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.90%) HTML
2 14 (1.67%) CSS
3 11 (1.31%) J2EE
3 11 (1.31%) Web Services
4 10 (1.19%) 802.1X
5 8 (0.95%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (0.83%) iBATIS
6 7 (0.83%) jQuery
6 7 (0.83%) Spring
7 6 (0.71%) .NET
8 5 (0.60%) OAuth2
8 5 (0.60%) OpenID
8 5 (0.60%) SAML
8 5 (0.60%) XML
9 4 (0.48%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.48%) React
10 2 (0.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (0.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (0.24%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (0.24%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 124 (14.76%) Data Centre
2 54 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 33 (3.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 33 (3.93%) PKI
5 26 (3.10%) Blackberry
6 23 (2.74%) iPad
7 18 (2.14%) Statistics
8 16 (1.90%) iPhone
8 16 (1.90%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.67%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
11 11 (1.31%) User Experience
12 9 (1.07%) Biotechnology
12 9 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (0.95%) Virtual Team
14 7 (0.83%) iSeries
14 7 (0.83%) Mainframe
15 6 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 348 (41.43%) Windows
2 204 (24.29%) Linux
3 162 (19.29%) Windows Server
4 105 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 103 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (9.29%) Windows 7
7 55 (6.55%) Windows 10
8 48 (5.71%) Unix
9 44 (5.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 40 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (3.69%) Windows 8
12 25 (2.98%) Windows XP
13 22 (2.62%) CentOS
14 19 (2.26%) Mac OS X
15 17 (2.02%) Android
16 14 (1.67%) Solaris
17 12 (1.43%) Apple iOS
17 12 (1.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 7 (0.83%) Mac OS
19 5 (0.60%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (20.71%) ITIL
2 88 (10.48%) Network Design
3 63 (7.50%) Presales
4 52 (6.19%) Network Management
5 51 (6.07%) Information Security
6 45 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
7 43 (5.12%) Change Management
7 43 (5.12%) High Availability
8 42 (5.00%) Service Management
9 41 (4.88%) Migration
10 40 (4.76%) Load Balancing
10 40 (4.76%) Project Management
11 38 (4.52%) Change Control
11 38 (4.52%) Kalman Filter
12 36 (4.29%) Service Delivery
13 32 (3.81%) Problem Management
13 32 (3.81%) Security Architecture
14 30 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
14 30 (3.57%) Security Management
15 25 (2.98%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (5.36%) SQL
2 38 (4.52%) Python
3 29 (3.45%) C
4 26 (3.10%) PowerShell
5 23 (2.74%) Bash Shell
6 22 (2.62%) Ruby
7 18 (2.14%) JavaScript
8 17 (2.02%) C++
9 16 (1.90%) Java
10 11 (1.31%) Perl
11 8 (0.95%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.83%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.60%) C#
14 4 (0.48%) PHP
15 2 (0.24%) VBScript
16 1 (0.12%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.12%) R
16 1 (0.12%) Tcl
16 1 (0.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 410 (48.81%) Cisco Certification
2 318 (37.86%) CCNP
3 239 (28.45%) CCNA
4 95 (11.31%) CCIE
5 68 (8.10%) Degree
6 52 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 43 (5.12%) Security Cleared
8 42 (5.00%) CCDP
9 40 (4.76%) MCSE
10 36 (4.29%) SC Cleared
11 32 (3.81%) CCSE
12 26 (3.10%) CCSP
13 24 (2.86%) JNCIS
14 21 (2.50%) CCIP
15 18 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 17 (2.02%) MCITP
16 17 (2.02%) MCP
17 14 (1.67%) CCDA
17 14 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
18 12 (1.43%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (10.24%) SLA
2 20 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 17 (2.02%) QA
4 11 (1.31%) FISMA
5 8 (0.95%) HIPAA
6 7 (0.83%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 202 (24.05%) Active Directory
2 169 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 37 (4.40%) vSphere
5 27 (3.21%) vCloud
6 24 (2.86%) Firmware
7 22 (2.62%) VMware ESX
8 18 (2.14%) ProxySG
9 14 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
10 13 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (1.43%) XenApp
12 11 (1.31%) Terminal Server
12 11 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
12 11 (1.31%) XenDesktop
13 8 (0.95%) Terminal Services
14 7 (0.83%) BlackBerry Internet Service
15 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (0.71%) XenServer
16 5 (0.60%) Snort
Systems Management
1 39 (4.64%) Nagios
2 37 (4.40%) SCCM
3 25 (2.98%) Puppet
4 23 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
5 22 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (2.50%) FortiGate
7 18 (2.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 17 (2.02%) SCOM
9 12 (1.43%) Opsview
10 9 (1.07%) Cisco UCCX
11 8 (0.95%) Backup Exec
11 8 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.83%) AirWatch
12 7 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (0.60%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.60%) QRadar
13 5 (0.60%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.48%) EdgeSight
14 4 (0.48%) SmoothWall
14 4 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 551 (65.60%) Cisco
2 234 (27.86%) VMware
3 199 (23.69%) Microsoft
4 175 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 169 (20.12%) Juniper
6 118 (14.05%) Palo Alto
7 102 (12.14%) F5
8 64 (7.62%) Avaya
9 49 (5.83%) Citrix
10 48 (5.71%) SolarWinds
11 44 (5.24%) HP
12 37 (4.40%) Blue Coat
13 36 (4.29%) Riverbed
14 33 (3.93%) Brocade
14 33 (3.93%) Fortinet
14 33 (3.93%) Huawei
15 31 (3.69%) Apple
15 31 (3.69%) Imperva
16 29 (3.45%) Extreme Networks
17 27 (3.21%) NetApp
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Flexible Worki
Posted: 6 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £33,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £33,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Stott & May
Salary: £34000 - £36500 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £37,000 to £49,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 17,500-20,000+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £70,000 plus bonus and benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + on shift bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: £32,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Many other good
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum plus excellent benefit package and holiday all
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Medical + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 to £80,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago