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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 79 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 15 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.41% 2.11% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.39% 13.94% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 8
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
203 165 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.11% 15.11% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 155 146 193
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +7 13 £45,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea +3 1 £26,500 -37.64%
Worthing -18 1 £30,000 -25.00%
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 26 (74.29%) WAN
2 25 (71.43%) LAN
3 20 (57.14%) Cisco
4 19 (54.29%) MPLS
5 18 (51.43%) Firewall
6 17 (48.57%) Data Centre
6 17 (48.57%) VoIP
7 15 (42.86%) Windows
7 15 (42.86%) VMware
8 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (40.00%) C
9 13 (37.14%) VLAN
9 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
10 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (31.43%) DNS
12 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
12 9 (25.71%) ITIL
12 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (25.71%) Network Design
13 8 (22.86%) SCCM
13 8 (22.86%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (22.86%) Office 365
13 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
14 7 (20.00%) Project Management
14 7 (20.00%) Mainframe
14 7 (20.00%) OSPF
14 7 (20.00%) BGP
14 7 (20.00%) Apple
14 7 (20.00%) Service Management
14 7 (20.00%) Back Office

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 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (74.29%) WAN
2 25 (71.43%) LAN
3 19 (54.29%) MPLS
4 18 (51.43%) Firewall
5 17 (48.57%) VoIP
6 13 (37.14%) VLAN
7 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (31.43%) DNS
9 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
10 7 (20.00%) BGP
10 7 (20.00%) OSPF
11 6 (17.14%) ADSL
11 6 (17.14%) DHCP
11 6 (17.14%) NAS
11 6 (17.14%) Network Security
12 5 (14.29%) Wireless
13 4 (11.43%) SSL
14 3 (8.57%) NetScaler
15 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) GIS
1 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Back Office
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
1 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Network Project Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Network Technical Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (11.43%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.86%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (20.00%) iSeries
3 7 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (8.57%) BBC
5 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
4 7 (20.00%) Unix
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.14%) Mac OS X
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 10
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
1 9 (25.71%) Network Design
2 7 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (20.00%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 7 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 7 (20.00%) Service Management
2 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 7 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.71%) High Availability
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) C
2 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.29%) CCNA
2 5 (14.29%) CCNP
3 3 (8.57%) CCDP
3 3 (8.57%) CCIE
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.86%) MCDST
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) XenApp
2 7 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) SCCM
2 4 (11.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 15 (42.86%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.00%) Apple
4 7 (20.00%) Citrix
4 7 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 7 (20.00%) SonicWALL
5 6 (17.14%) Adobe
5 6 (17.14%) Juniper
5 6 (17.14%) Palo Alto
6 4 (11.43%) Veeam
7 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.57%) Rackspace
7 3 (8.57%) Virgin Media
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.86%) Mitel
8 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard