The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - - 18
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex - - 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
VPN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 31.67% 14.58% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 19
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

VPN
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Sussex region.

VPN Salary Trend in Sussex

VPN
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

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Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware