The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 36 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 20 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.54% 2.16% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.75% 11.82% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 11
Median salary £28,250 £27,000 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.62% +54.28%
UK excluding London median salary £37,747 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.63% +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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 110 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.45% 18.24% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 61 99 71
Median salary £30,000 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VPN
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

VPN Salary Trend in Suffolk

VPN
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Suffolk

VPN
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Ipswich +37 9 £30,000 -20.00%
Newmarket 0 5 £27,500 +7.84% 1
Bury St Edmunds -9 2 £43,750 +84.21%
Stowmarket - 1 £27,500 -
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VPN.

1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Firewall
3 20 (60.61%) DNS
4 18 (54.55%) Linux
5 13 (39.39%) DHCP
5 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
6 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 9 (27.27%) CCNA
8 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 9 (27.27%) Juniper
8 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
8 9 (27.27%) Blue Coat
8 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
8 9 (27.27%) F5
9 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
9 8 (24.24%) LAN
9 8 (24.24%) WAN
10 7 (21.21%) HTTP
10 7 (21.21%) CCNP
10 7 (21.21%) Cisco
10 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (21.21%) Presales
11 6 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (18.18%) Google
11 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
11 6 (18.18%) Internet
11 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (18.18%) SMTP
11 6 (18.18%) MCSE

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (15.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) Firewall
2 20 (60.61%) DNS
3 13 (39.39%) DHCP
3 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
4 8 (24.24%) LAN
4 8 (24.24%) WAN
5 7 (21.21%) HTTP
6 6 (18.18%) Internet
6 6 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (18.18%) SMTP
7 5 (15.15%) HTTPS
7 5 (15.15%) IMAP
8 3 (9.09%) Network Security
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (6.06%) VLAN
9 2 (6.06%) Wireless
10 1 (3.03%) LDAP
10 1 (3.03%) VoIP
10 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (3.03%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 7 (21.21%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (21.21%) IT Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) IT Support
3 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Graduate
6 3 (9.09%) Graduate Network Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Linux
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 5 (15.15%) Mac OS
5 5 (15.15%) Unix
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.03%) Debian
7 1 (3.03%) Solaris
7 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Presales
2 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (15.15%) High Availability
2 5 (15.15%) Ticket Management
3 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.03%) DNA
4 1 (3.03%) Network Management
4 1 (3.03%) Password Management
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
1 2 (6.06%) VB
2 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) CCNA
3 7 (21.21%) CCNP
4 6 (18.18%) MCSE
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (15.15%) A+ Certification
5 5 (15.15%) MCP
5 5 (15.15%) MCSA
5 5 (15.15%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (9.09%) CCSA
6 3 (9.09%) DBS Check
6 3 (9.09%) Degree
6 3 (9.09%) JNCIA
6 3 (9.09%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) NFS
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Blue Coat
1 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
1 9 (27.27%) F5
1 9 (27.27%) Juniper
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 6 (18.18%) Google
5 3 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix
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