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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 37 54 35
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 22 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.74% 2.27% 5.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.38% 15.00% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 20
Median salary £28,250 £26,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.65% -15.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £53,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%

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
64 80 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.71% 15.15% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 60 75 71
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 January 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 24 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
Ipswich +27 9 £30,000 +31.86% 1
Newmarket -2 7 £29,000 +13.72%
Bury St Edmunds -18 1 £42,500 +41.66%
Stowmarket - 1 £27,500 -
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VPN.

1 25 (65.79%) Firewall
2 24 (63.16%) Windows
3 22 (57.89%) DNS
4 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
5 16 (42.11%) Linux
6 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (36.84%) LAN
8 13 (34.21%) WAN
8 13 (34.21%) DHCP
9 12 (31.58%) Cisco
9 12 (31.58%) CCNP
10 11 (28.95%) CCNA
11 9 (23.68%) Juniper
11 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
11 9 (23.68%) Blue Coat
11 9 (23.68%) F5
11 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
12 8 (21.05%) Network Security
12 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
12 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
12 8 (21.05%) HTTP
13 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
13 7 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (15.79%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (15.79%) Network Management
14 6 (15.79%) VoIP
14 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
14 6 (15.79%) Internet
14 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA

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 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (65.79%) Firewall
2 22 (57.89%) DNS
3 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
4 14 (36.84%) LAN
5 13 (34.21%) DHCP
5 13 (34.21%) WAN
6 8 (21.05%) HTTP
6 8 (21.05%) Network Security
7 7 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (15.79%) Internet
8 6 (15.79%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (15.79%) VoIP
9 4 (10.53%) LDAP
9 4 (10.53%) SMTP
9 4 (10.53%) Wireless
10 3 (7.89%) HTTPS
10 3 (7.89%) IMAP
11 2 (5.26%) ADSL
11 2 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) IT Support
2 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) IT Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Graduate
5 3 (7.89%) Graduate Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) CCTV
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
4 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.89%) Mac OS
6 3 (7.89%) Unix
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.63%) Debian
7 1 (2.63%) Solaris
7 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (15.79%) Network Management
2 4 (10.53%) DNA
2 4 (10.53%) Presales
3 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.89%) High Availability
3 3 (7.89%) Ticket Management
4 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.26%) Data Privacy
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.26%) Network Design
5 1 (2.63%) Password Management
5 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Process Management
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (31.58%) CCNP
3 11 (28.95%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) DBS Check
4 4 (10.53%) MCSE
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.89%) A+ Certification
5 3 (7.89%) CCSA
5 3 (7.89%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) JNCIA
5 3 (7.89%) JNCIS
5 3 (7.89%) MCP
5 3 (7.89%) MCSA
5 3 (7.89%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) NFS
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco
2 9 (23.68%) Blue Coat
2 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
2 9 (23.68%) F5
2 9 (23.68%) Juniper
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) Google
4 4 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.63%) Nokia
6 1 (2.63%) Proofpoint
6 1 (2.63%) Sage
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