The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 80 73 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing VPN 27 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.22% 2.61% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.49% 11.61% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 17
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
235 310 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.29% 22.51% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 199 277 282
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,938
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VPN
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

VPN Salary Trend in West Sussex

VPN
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in West Sussex

VPN
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 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
Crawley -6 10 £48,750 +62.50% 3
Gatwick - 5 £27,000 -
East Grinstead - 4 £33,000 -
Haywards Heath -17 1 £40,000 +73.91%
Horsham - 1 £32,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 32 (88.89%) Firewall
2 22 (61.11%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) LAN
3 21 (58.33%) Cisco
4 19 (52.78%) DNS
4 19 (52.78%) Load Balancing
5 18 (50.00%) WAN
5 18 (50.00%) VMware
6 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 16 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 13 (36.11%) CCNP
8 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
8 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (30.56%) IIS
9 11 (30.56%) SQL
9 11 (30.56%) VoIP
9 11 (30.56%) SLA
9 11 (30.56%) Citrix
10 10 (27.78%) Wireless
10 10 (27.78%) Change Management
10 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
10 10 (27.78%) ITIL
10 10 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
11 9 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 11 (30.56%) IIS
2 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.78%) nginx
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (88.89%) Firewall
2 22 (61.11%) LAN
3 19 (52.78%) DNS
4 18 (50.00%) WAN
5 11 (30.56%) VoIP
6 10 (27.78%) Wireless
7 9 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (25.00%) IPsec
8 8 (22.22%) BGP
8 8 (22.22%) OSPF
8 8 (22.22%) HSRP
8 8 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (19.44%) MPLS
10 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (13.89%) Multicast
11 5 (13.89%) VRRP
11 5 (13.89%) VLAN
11 5 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Military
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) DBA
4 4 (11.11%) Server Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Replication
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) GIS
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.56%) iPhone
3 2 (5.56%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
6 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
8 2 (5.56%) Android
8 2 (5.56%) CentOS
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Load Balancing
2 10 (27.78%) Change Management
2 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 8 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.33%) High Availability
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Coaching
7 1 (2.78%) Database Tuning
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security
7 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (36.11%) CCNP
3 5 (13.89%) CCNA
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
3 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Cisco
2 18 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) Citrix
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.89%) SolarWinds
5 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.33%) Sage
6 3 (8.33%) Symantec
6 3 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.56%) Sophos
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.56%) Adobe
7 2 (5.56%) SAP
7 2 (5.56%) Draytek
7 2 (5.56%) Infoblox
7 2 (5.56%) Aruba
7 2 (5.56%) Dell KACE
8 1 (2.78%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.78%) HP
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