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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 80 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.07% 1.18% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% 8.44% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 37
Average salary £45,000 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £43,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.73%
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
200 154 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.91% 13.92% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 158 141 235
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £28,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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 -13 7 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Horsham -8 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Burgess Hill - 1 £27,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £42,000 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £22,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 22 (56.41%) Firewall
3 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
3 20 (51.28%) LAN
4 17 (43.59%) Cisco
5 15 (38.46%) VoIP
5 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 14 (35.90%) DNS
7 13 (33.33%) WAN
7 13 (33.33%) DHCP
8 12 (30.77%) SLA
8 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
9 11 (28.21%) MPLS
9 11 (28.21%) VMware
10 10 (25.64%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
10 10 (25.64%) MS Office
10 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
10 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
12 8 (20.51%) HP
12 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (17.95%) vSphere
13 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi

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Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.56%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) Firewall
2 20 (51.28%) LAN
3 15 (38.46%) VoIP
4 14 (35.90%) DNS
5 13 (33.33%) WAN
5 13 (33.33%) DHCP
6 12 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (28.21%) MPLS
8 10 (25.64%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
9 7 (17.95%) FTP
10 6 (15.38%) SAN
10 6 (15.38%) DMZ
11 5 (12.82%) Internet
12 4 (10.26%) 3G
12 4 (10.26%) Wireless
12 4 (10.26%) VLAN
13 3 (7.69%) IPsec
13 3 (7.69%) SSL
13 3 (7.69%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Military
2 4 (10.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Desktop Support
1 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) IT Support
3 7 (17.95%) Support Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Support
5 4 (10.26%) Field Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (5.13%) ICT Technician
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Junior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Account Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) COM
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) Smartphone
3 4 (10.26%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (7.69%) iPhone
4 3 (7.69%) iPad
4 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
4 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Phone
6 3 (7.69%) Android
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.13%) UNIX
7 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.56%) Linux
8 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) ERP
2 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.69%) Business Development
3 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.13%) Change Control
4 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.13%) Service Management
5 1 (2.56%) Line Management
5 1 (2.56%) Coaching
5 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.38%) CCNP
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) CCNA
6 2 (5.13%) MCP
7 1 (2.56%) CCIE
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.95%) vSphere
3 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.13%) Terminal Server
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Nagios
2 2 (5.13%) Cacti
2 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 17 (43.59%) Cisco
3 11 (28.21%) VMware
4 8 (20.51%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) Draytek
6 3 (7.69%) Symantec
6 3 (7.69%) Citrix
6 3 (7.69%) BT
7 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
7 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.13%) Avaya
7 2 (5.13%) Juniper
7 2 (5.13%) IBM
7 2 (5.13%) Sage
7 2 (5.13%) Sophos
8 1 (2.56%) Capita
8 1 (2.56%) Polycom
8 1 (2.56%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
Crawley, West Sussex
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