The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 51 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 19 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.01% 3.84% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.08% 26.25% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 17
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,900 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -6.52%
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
126 80 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.94% 14.63% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 104 44 132
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -14 11 £20,500 -45.33% 2
Newmarket - 5 £27,500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £27,500 -
Halesworth - 1 £27,000 -
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 30 (90.91%) Windows
1 30 (90.91%) DNS
2 23 (69.70%) DHCP
2 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 23 (69.70%) Hyper-V
3 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 21 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 21 (63.64%) MS Office
5 19 (57.58%) Windows 7
6 18 (54.55%) SonicWALL
6 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (54.55%) Windows XP
6 18 (54.55%) MCP
6 18 (54.55%) Apple
6 18 (54.55%) HP
6 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (54.55%) Sophos
7 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 10 (30.30%) Linux
8 10 (30.30%) IBM Notes
8 10 (30.30%) Lotus
9 9 (27.27%) Firewall
10 8 (24.24%) iPad
11 5 (15.15%) F5
11 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
11 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 21 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 18 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (30.30%) IBM Notes
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (63.64%) MS Office
2 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.06%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (90.91%) DNS
2 23 (69.70%) DHCP
3 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 9 (27.27%) Firewall
5 5 (15.15%) SAN
6 4 (12.12%) LAN
7 3 (9.09%) SSL
8 2 (6.06%) MPLS
8 2 (6.06%) WAN
9 1 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (3.03%) VoIP
9 1 (3.03%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
1 13 (39.39%) Support Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 11 (33.33%) IT Support
3 10 (30.30%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Desktop Analyst
4 8 (24.24%) Support Assistant
4 8 (24.24%) IT Support Assistant
4 8 (24.24%) IT Assistant
5 5 (15.15%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Services Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Manager
8 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) iPad
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
2 2 (6.06%) Tandem
3 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Windows 7
3 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (54.55%) Windows XP
3 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (30.30%) Linux
5 5 (15.15%) UNIX
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.03%) DevOps
1 1 (3.03%) SDLC
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
1 1 (3.03%) Open Source
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL
1 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
1 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
1 23 (69.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) KVM
3 1 (3.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) SonicWALL
2 18 (54.55%) Apple
2 18 (54.55%) HP
2 18 (54.55%) Sophos
3 10 (30.30%) Lotus
4 5 (15.15%) F5
4 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
4 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat
4 5 (15.15%) Juniper
5 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Sage
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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