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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 61 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +17
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.18% 4.68% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.62% 23.08% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 5
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
103 104 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.25% 20.27% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 94 78 58
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £55,000
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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(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 -29 6 £32,000 +6.66%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £23,750 -
Newmarket - 2 £25,500 -
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) DHCP
2 11 (68.75%) DNS
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 6 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (37.50%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) MS Office
6 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) Driving Licence
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (25.00%) F5
7 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
7 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) Apple
7 4 (25.00%) Sophos
8 3 (18.75%) VMware
8 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
8 3 (18.75%) LAN
8 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) DHCP
1 11 (68.75%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) VLAN
5 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 2 (12.50%) IPv6
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (6.25%) ADSL
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
6 1 (6.25%) IPsec
6 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (12.50%) French Language
1 2 (12.50%) German Language
1 2 (12.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) IT Support
1 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Junior
2 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Architect
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) EDI
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (12.50%) Unix
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) ERP
2 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.25%) Release Management
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
2 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Tcl
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) Docker
5 1 (6.25%) KVM
5 1 (6.25%) vCloud
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Apple
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) F5
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
2 4 (25.00%) Sophos
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) Lotus
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
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