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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 74 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 27 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.16% 1.76% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.30% 10.15% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 24
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 197 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.12% 17.34% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 208 165 183
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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 22 August 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in West Sussex

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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 22 August 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 £34,000 -53.10%
Burgess Hill - 6 £27,500 -
Horsham -6 5 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Haywards Heath - 3 £21,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 2 £19,000 -
Petworth - 1 - -
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 45 (73.77%) Windows
2 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
3 42 (68.85%) Active Directory
4 40 (65.57%) Firewall
5 34 (55.74%) SQL Server
6 31 (50.82%) DHCP
6 31 (50.82%) DNS
6 31 (50.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (47.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (47.54%) Windows 8
8 28 (45.90%) Windows 7
9 27 (44.26%) LAN
10 26 (42.62%) Cisco
11 24 (39.34%) WAN
11 24 (39.34%) Wi-Fi
12 22 (36.07%) Windows XP
12 22 (36.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
14 20 (32.79%) MS Office
15 19 (31.15%) SAN
16 18 (29.51%) SLA
17 17 (27.87%) SQL
17 17 (27.87%) FTP
17 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
17 17 (27.87%) VoIP
18 16 (26.23%) Blackberry
18 16 (26.23%) DMZ
19 15 (24.59%) VMware
20 14 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
21 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2003

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Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (16.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.64%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (32.79%) MS Office
2 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (65.57%) Firewall
2 31 (50.82%) DHCP
2 31 (50.82%) DNS
3 27 (44.26%) LAN
4 24 (39.34%) WAN
4 24 (39.34%) Wi-Fi
5 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
6 19 (31.15%) SAN
7 17 (27.87%) FTP
7 17 (27.87%) VoIP
8 16 (26.23%) DMZ
9 9 (14.75%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (13.11%) MPLS
11 7 (11.48%) Internet
12 6 (9.84%) Broadband
12 6 (9.84%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (8.20%) IPsec
13 5 (8.20%) SSL
13 5 (8.20%) PPTP
14 4 (6.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (55.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Analyst
1 17 (27.87%) Support Analyst
2 11 (18.03%) IT Support
3 10 (16.39%) Desktop Support
4 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Junior
5 6 (9.84%) Network Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Team Leader
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Support Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Support Team Leader
6 5 (8.20%) Technical Support
6 5 (8.20%) Field Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.56%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.56%) Support Technician
7 4 (6.56%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (6.56%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Escalation Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Junior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) COM
2 1 (1.64%) Silverlight
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Blackberry
2 11 (18.03%) iPhone
2 11 (18.03%) iPad
3 3 (4.92%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 45 (73.77%) Windows
2 31 (50.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (47.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (47.54%) Windows 8
4 28 (45.90%) Windows 7
5 22 (36.07%) Windows XP
5 22 (36.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (18.03%) Android
6 11 (18.03%) Windows Phone
7 10 (16.39%) Windows Vista
8 4 (6.56%) Linux
9 3 (4.92%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.84%) ERP
1 6 (9.84%) ITIL
1 6 (9.84%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (6.56%) Project Management
3 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (4.92%) Business Development
3 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.28%) Service Management
4 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.28%) Change Control
4 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.64%) Migration
5 1 (1.64%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.64%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.64%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.87%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.92%) VB
4 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.48%) CCNP
3 6 (9.84%) CCNA
3 6 (9.84%) MCP
4 5 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.92%) VCP5
5 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.92%) JNCIS
5 3 (4.92%) MCDST
5 3 (4.92%) MCSE
5 3 (4.92%) MCSA
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.28%) Degree
7 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.64%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.51%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (68.85%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.84%) Terminal Server
3 6 (9.84%) Xen
3 6 (9.84%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (9.84%) vSphere
4 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
2 26 (42.62%) Cisco
3 15 (24.59%) VMware
4 12 (19.67%) Draytek
5 11 (18.03%) Citrix
5 11 (18.03%) HP
5 11 (18.03%) Symantec
6 10 (16.39%) Sage
6 10 (16.39%) Sophos
7 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.56%) Juniper
7 4 (6.56%) NETGEAR
8 3 (4.92%) ProCurve
8 3 (4.92%) Mitel
8 3 (4.92%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.92%) WatchGuard
8 3 (4.92%) BT
8 3 (4.92%) Dell
9 2 (3.28%) IBM
9 2 (3.28%) Avaya
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