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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 54 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.50% 5.79% 2.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 38.20% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 13
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £32,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,318 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.27% -1.94%
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
128 89 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.03% 15.16% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 89 54 114
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,016 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -21 12 £35,000 - 2
Newmarket - 3 £27,500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £27,500 -
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 33 (84.62%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) DNS
3 27 (69.23%) SQL
4 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
5 23 (58.97%) Hyper-V
6 21 (53.85%) DHCP
7 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
7 19 (48.72%) MS Office
7 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
8 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (46.15%) HP
9 17 (43.59%) Apple
9 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (43.59%) Sophos
9 17 (43.59%) MCP
9 17 (43.59%) Windows XP
9 17 (43.59%) SonicWALL
9 17 (43.59%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (41.03%) Firewall
11 15 (38.46%) Linux
12 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
13 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
13 11 (28.21%) SAN
14 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (25.64%) UNIX
14 10 (25.64%) Web Services
15 9 (23.08%) iPad
16 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
16 8 (20.51%) Lotus

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
2 17 (43.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (20.51%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (48.72%) MS Office
2 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.13%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (82.05%) DNS
2 21 (53.85%) DHCP
3 16 (41.03%) Firewall
4 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 11 (28.21%) SAN
6 8 (20.51%) WAN
6 8 (20.51%) LAN
7 5 (12.82%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (7.69%) Network Security
8 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.69%) VoIP
8 3 (7.69%) MPLS
8 3 (7.69%) SSL
9 2 (5.13%) OSPF
9 2 (5.13%) BGP
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.13%) Wireless
9 2 (5.13%) IPsec
9 2 (5.13%) VLAN
9 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.56%) MS Access
General
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) IT Support
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Support Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Support Assistant
3 9 (23.08%) IT Support Assistant
3 9 (23.08%) IT Assistant
4 8 (20.51%) Desktop Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) XML
2 7 (17.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) iPad
2 6 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Tandem
3 1 (2.56%) Open Source
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
3 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (43.59%) Windows XP
4 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (38.46%) Linux
6 10 (25.64%) UNIX
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Service Management
2 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
3 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.56%) Information Security
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.56%) Cyber Security
4 1 (2.56%) DevOps
4 1 (2.56%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
3 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.26%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) MCP
2 4 (10.26%) Sun Certification
3 3 (7.69%) CCNP
3 3 (7.69%) CCNA
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
1 23 (58.97%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) KVM
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Puppet
1 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (46.15%) HP
3 17 (43.59%) Apple
3 17 (43.59%) Sophos
3 17 (43.59%) SonicWALL
4 8 (20.51%) Lotus
5 7 (17.95%) Juniper
6 6 (15.38%) VMware
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco
8 3 (7.69%) Blue Coat
8 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.69%) F5
9 2 (5.13%) Citrix
9 2 (5.13%) NetApp
10 1 (2.56%) Siemens
10 1 (2.56%) Sage
10 1 (2.56%) Dell
10 1 (2.56%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard
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