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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 81 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.96% 1.44% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 10.00% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 31
Average salary £45,000 £70,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +64.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £72,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -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
198 160 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.37% 14.43% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 156 147 224
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £63,600
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 22 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 22 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 -15 5 £47,500 -32.14% 2
Horsham -7 2 £38,250 -10.00%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £19,000 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £22,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £27,500 - 1
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 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 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 21 (58.33%) Firewall
4 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 17 (47.22%) Cisco
5 17 (47.22%) LAN
6 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 14 (38.89%) VoIP
8 13 (36.11%) DHCP
8 13 (36.11%) DNS
9 12 (33.33%) WAN
9 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (30.56%) VMware
10 11 (30.56%) Windows 8
11 10 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
11 10 (27.78%) MPLS
11 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
11 10 (27.78%) SLA
11 10 (27.78%) MS Office
12 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 8 (22.22%) HP
14 7 (19.44%) FTP
14 7 (19.44%) ITIL
14 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (19.44%) vSphere

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Office
2 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) Firewall
2 17 (47.22%) LAN
3 14 (38.89%) VoIP
4 13 (36.11%) DHCP
4 13 (36.11%) DNS
5 12 (33.33%) WAN
5 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (27.78%) MPLS
6 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 7 (19.44%) FTP
8 6 (16.67%) DMZ
8 6 (16.67%) SAN
9 5 (13.89%) Internet
10 4 (11.11%) Wireless
11 3 (8.33%) ADSL
11 3 (8.33%) SSL
11 3 (8.33%) VLAN
12 2 (5.56%) HSRP
12 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Military
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Desktop Support
1 8 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) IT Support
1 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Support Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Support
4 4 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (5.56%) Account Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) ICT Technician
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) COM
2 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) iPhone
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) iPad
3 2 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (30.56%) Windows 8
4 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) Android
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Phone
7 2 (5.56%) UNIX
7 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) ERP
2 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.33%) Business Development
4 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) Change Control
5 2 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) CCNP
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (5.56%) MCP
5 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) CCIE
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (19.44%) vSphere
3 7 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.56%) Terminal Server
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Nagios
1 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (5.56%) Cacti
2 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) Cisco
3 11 (30.56%) VMware
4 8 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) Draytek
6 3 (8.33%) BT
6 3 (8.33%) Symantec
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) Sophos
7 2 (5.56%) Avaya
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Sage
7 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.56%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.78%) Polycom
8 1 (2.78%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.78%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.78%) Capita
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus and travel industry benefits
Posted: 8 days ago