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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 88 62 84
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +22
Permanent jobs citing VPN 25 47 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.86% 4.09% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.33% 19.75% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 21
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,200 £58,500 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.21%
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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
242 238 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.02% 20.73% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 214 206 234
Median salary £50,000 £44,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% +18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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

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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

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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 26 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -21 14 £57,500 +9.52%
Gatwick -4 9 £60,000 +33.33%
East Grinstead -6 2 £35,000 +48.93%
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 32 (74.42%) VMware
2 31 (72.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (69.77%) LAN
3 30 (69.77%) WAN
4 29 (67.44%) Data Centre
5 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
6 27 (62.79%) TCP/IP
6 27 (62.79%) DNS
6 27 (62.79%) SSL
7 26 (60.47%) DHCP
8 21 (48.84%) Load Balancing
9 20 (46.51%) BIG-IP
9 20 (46.51%) F5
9 20 (46.51%) FTP
9 20 (46.51%) HTTP
9 20 (46.51%) LDAP
9 20 (46.51%) ICMP
9 20 (46.51%) Data Centre Operations
9 20 (46.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 20 (46.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 15 (34.88%) Firewall
11 12 (27.91%) Windows
12 11 (25.58%) Cisco
12 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
13 9 (20.93%) MPLS
13 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
14 8 (18.60%) VLAN
15 7 (16.28%) Network Design
15 7 (16.28%) Office 365

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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 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 6 (13.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (69.77%) LAN
1 30 (69.77%) WAN
2 27 (62.79%) DNS
2 27 (62.79%) SSL
2 27 (62.79%) TCP/IP
3 26 (60.47%) DHCP
4 20 (46.51%) BIG-IP
4 20 (46.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 20 (46.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 20 (46.51%) FTP
4 20 (46.51%) HTTP
4 20 (46.51%) ICMP
4 20 (46.51%) LDAP
5 15 (34.88%) Firewall
6 9 (20.93%) MPLS
7 8 (18.60%) VLAN
8 6 (13.95%) ADSL
8 6 (13.95%) NAS
8 6 (13.95%) Network Security
8 6 (13.95%) VoIP
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
1 5 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) LAN Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Administrator
2 9 (20.93%) Network Administrator
3 8 (18.60%) Network Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) IP Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) IP Network Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) LAN Administrator
4 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Systems Support
4 6 (13.95%) Systems Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Network Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) REST
1 3 (6.98%) SOAP
2 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (67.44%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) e-Learning
3 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.98%) iSeries
3 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) BBC
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) BYOD
4 1 (2.33%) iPad
4 1 (2.33%) iPhone
4 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.95%) Mac OS X
4 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
6 4 (9.30%) Unix
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) Android
7 1 (2.33%) Linux
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Load Balancing
2 20 (46.51%) Data Centre Operations
3 7 (16.28%) Network Design
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Line Management
4 3 (6.98%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.98%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
4 3 (6.98%) Service Management
4 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (6.98%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.33%) Migration
5 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.33%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) C
2 3 (6.98%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) CCDP
1 1 (2.33%) CCIE
1 1 (2.33%) CCNA
1 1 (2.33%) CCNP
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) PMBOK
System Software
1 31 (72.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.98%) XenApp
3 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Backup Exec
2 4 (9.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) VMware
2 20 (46.51%) F5
3 11 (25.58%) Cisco
4 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.95%) Adobe
5 6 (13.95%) Apple
5 6 (13.95%) Palo Alto
5 6 (13.95%) SonicWALL
5 6 (13.95%) Veeam
6 5 (11.63%) Citrix
7 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.98%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.33%) Symantec
8 1 (2.33%) Virgin Media