The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 48 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 34 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.70% 0.64% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.20% 3.57% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 14
Average salary £35,000 £26,875 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.23% -17.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 112 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.93% 17.83% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 55 100 91
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
East of England

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Suffolk

VPN
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +17 30 £35,000 +44.32% 1
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 41 (100.00%) Firewall
2 36 (87.80%) DNS
3 35 (85.37%) Linux
3 35 (85.37%) SAN
4 34 (82.93%) Windows
5 33 (80.49%) Web Services
5 33 (80.49%) TCP/IP
5 33 (80.49%) Shell Script
6 32 (78.05%) Reverse Proxy
6 32 (78.05%) Hyper-V
6 32 (78.05%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (78.05%) KVM
7 31 (75.61%) PowerShell
7 31 (75.61%) UNIX
8 27 (65.85%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
10 20 (48.78%) DHCP
11 19 (46.34%) Release Management
11 19 (46.34%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (43.90%) Cisco
13 17 (41.46%) CCNP
13 17 (41.46%) CCNA
13 17 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (41.46%) MCSE
13 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
14 16 (39.02%) Puppet
15 14 (34.15%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (34.15%) Replication
16 13 (31.71%) Network Monitoring

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) nginx
2 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (65.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (100.00%) Firewall
2 36 (87.80%) DNS
3 35 (85.37%) SAN
4 33 (80.49%) TCP/IP
5 32 (78.05%) Reverse Proxy
6 20 (48.78%) DHCP
7 5 (12.20%) LAN
7 5 (12.20%) WAN
7 5 (12.20%) Network Security
7 5 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.88%) tcpdump
8 2 (4.88%) NAS
8 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.88%) SMTP
8 2 (4.88%) HTTP
8 2 (4.88%) Internet
9 1 (2.44%) RIP
9 1 (2.44%) VoIP
9 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (41.46%) Administrator
2 9 (21.95%) Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (19.51%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Security Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Information Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (80.49%) Web Services
2 12 (29.27%) JSON
2 12 (29.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Replication
2 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 35 (85.37%) Linux
2 34 (82.93%) Windows
3 31 (75.61%) UNIX
4 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.88%) Debian
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) VMS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Release Management
1 19 (46.34%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (31.71%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (26.83%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.20%) Information Security
4 5 (12.20%) Identity Management
4 5 (12.20%) SIEM
5 3 (7.32%) ERP
6 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.88%) SOA
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL
6 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) Shell Script
2 31 (75.61%) PowerShell
3 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 11 (26.83%) Java
5 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) CCNP
1 17 (41.46%) CCNA
1 17 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (41.46%) MCSE
2 9 (21.95%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 32 (78.05%) Hyper-V
1 32 (78.05%) VMware ESXi
1 32 (78.05%) KVM
2 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) Puppet
2 14 (34.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.88%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Cisco
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) NetApp
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago