The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 38 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 3.68% 0.63% 3.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.58% 6.25% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £24,750 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-67.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 16.32% 10.13% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 21
Average salary £32,500 £45,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.96% -8.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

VPN Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (63.64%) Office 365
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) Wireless
4 6 (54.55%) MCSE
4 6 (54.55%) MS Office
4 6 (54.55%) MCP
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (54.55%) A+ Certification
4 6 (54.55%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Android
5 4 (36.36%) iPhone
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) VLAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) VLAN
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) IT Support
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (36.36%) IT Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Administrator
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Support
4 3 (27.27%) Field Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Field Service Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Field Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Network Administrator
4 3 (27.27%) WAN Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) LAN/WAN Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) iPhone
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Android
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
1 3 (27.27%) Database Optimisation
1 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) A+ Certification
1 6 (54.55%) CCNA
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (54.55%) MCP
1 6 (54.55%) MCSE
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) Dell
3 3 (27.27%) Draytek
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Sophos