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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 84 80 93
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.11% 2.10% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.35% 13.29% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 7
Median salary £29,125 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,250 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,747 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.63% +6.66%

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
189 173 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.50% 15.80% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 154 156 220
Median salary £41,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +12 12 £29,125 -35.27%
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for VPN.

1 23 (67.65%) WAN
2 22 (64.71%) LAN
3 19 (55.88%) Firewall
4 17 (50.00%) Windows
4 17 (50.00%) Cisco
5 16 (47.06%) VoIP
5 16 (47.06%) MPLS
5 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (44.12%) VMware
6 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
7 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
8 12 (35.29%) C
8 12 (35.29%) DNS
9 10 (29.41%) VLAN
10 9 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (26.47%) Office 365
10 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
10 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
10 9 (26.47%) ITIL
11 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
11 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 8 (23.53%) Network Design
11 8 (23.53%) SCCM
12 7 (20.59%) Project Planning
12 7 (20.59%) SonicWALL
12 7 (20.59%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (20.59%) iSeries
12 7 (20.59%) XenApp

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Office
2 6 (17.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) WAN
2 22 (64.71%) LAN
3 19 (55.88%) Firewall
4 16 (47.06%) MPLS
4 16 (47.06%) VoIP
5 12 (35.29%) DNS
6 10 (29.41%) VLAN
7 9 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.59%) BGP
8 7 (20.59%) OSPF
8 7 (20.59%) Wireless
9 6 (17.65%) ADSL
9 6 (17.65%) DHCP
9 6 (17.65%) NAS
9 6 (17.65%) Network Security
10 4 (11.76%) SSL
11 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
11 2 (5.88%) PPP
11 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) GIS
1 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.59%) Back Office
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Manager
1 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 7 (20.59%) Network Engineer
1 7 (20.59%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 7 (20.59%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
1 7 (20.59%) Network Manager
1 7 (20.59%) Network Project Manager
1 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Network Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Network Technical Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
3 4 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.82%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) iSeries
2 7 (20.59%) Mainframe
2 7 (20.59%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.88%) BBC
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.59%) Unix
6 6 (17.65%) Mac OS X
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Network Design
3 7 (20.59%) Planning and Forecasting
3 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
3 7 (20.59%) Project Management
3 7 (20.59%) Project Planning
3 7 (20.59%) Regulatory Compliance
3 7 (20.59%) Service Management
3 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (14.71%) WAN Optimisation
5 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) C
2 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CCNA
2 4 (11.76%) CCNP
3 2 (5.88%) CCDP
3 2 (5.88%) CCIE
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.94%) MCDST
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.59%) XenApp
2 7 (20.59%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) Apple
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 7 (20.59%) SonicWALL
5 6 (17.65%) Adobe
5 6 (17.65%) Juniper
5 6 (17.65%) Palo Alto
6 5 (14.71%) Riverbed
7 4 (11.76%) Veeam
8 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
8 2 (5.88%) Virgin Media
9 1 (2.94%) Dell
9 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
9 1 (2.94%) Mitel
9 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard