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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 52 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.03% 1.92% 5.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% 12.12% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 19
Median salary £29,000 £20,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.75% -58.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
VPN
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 66 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.81% 15.87% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36 59 75
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 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
Newmarket - 5 £29,000 - 1
Ipswich +6 2 - -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £40,000 - 1
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VPN.

1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Firewall
3 16 (47.06%) DNS
4 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
5 13 (38.24%) LAN
5 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 12 (35.29%) WAN
7 11 (32.35%) Cisco
7 11 (32.35%) CCNP
7 11 (32.35%) Linux
7 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (29.41%) Configuration Management
8 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
8 10 (29.41%) Office 365
9 9 (26.47%) iPhone
10 8 (23.53%) Smartphone
10 8 (23.53%) Network Security
10 8 (23.53%) Proofpoint
10 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (23.53%) DHCP
10 8 (23.53%) Blackberry
10 8 (23.53%) Clearswift
10 8 (23.53%) Nokia
10 8 (23.53%) Apple
10 8 (23.53%) Law
10 8 (23.53%) Windows Phone
11 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (20.59%) Juniper
11 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint

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 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) Firewall
2 16 (47.06%) DNS
3 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
4 13 (38.24%) LAN
5 12 (35.29%) WAN
6 8 (23.53%) DHCP
6 8 (23.53%) Network Security
7 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (20.59%) HTTP
8 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (17.65%) VoIP
9 4 (11.76%) LDAP
10 3 (8.82%) Internet
10 3 (8.82%) Wireless
11 2 (5.88%) ADSL
11 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
11 2 (5.88%) WLAN
12 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
12 1 (2.94%) DMVPN
12 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (23.53%) Law
2 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Publishing
4 2 (5.88%) French Language
4 2 (5.88%) German Language
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) BlackBerry Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Messaging Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Mobile Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Support
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) iPhone
2 8 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 8 (23.53%) Smartphone
3 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (8.82%) EMC VNX
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.94%) iPad
6 1 (2.94%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Phone
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.94%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Configuration Management
2 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (17.65%) Network Management
4 4 (11.76%) Balanced Scorecard
4 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 4 (11.76%) DNA
4 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.76%) Process Management
4 4 (11.76%) Security Patching
4 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) Service Management
4 4 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 3 (8.82%) Email Filtering
5 3 (8.82%) High Availability
5 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (5.88%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) CCNP
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) CCNA
3 4 (11.76%) DBS Check
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) Cisco
3 8 (23.53%) Apple
3 8 (23.53%) Clearswift
3 8 (23.53%) Nokia
3 8 (23.53%) Proofpoint
4 7 (20.59%) Blue Coat
4 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
4 7 (20.59%) F5
4 7 (20.59%) Juniper
5 4 (11.76%) Palo Alto
5 4 (11.76%) VMware
6 3 (8.82%) Dell
6 3 (8.82%) EMC
6 3 (8.82%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) Google
7 1 (2.94%) Sage
7 1 (2.94%) Symantec
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago