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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 68 74 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 45 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.43% 1.89% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.93% 9.83% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 19
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,250 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.72% -4.00%
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
251 234 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.13% 19.24% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 215 205 162
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 +8 23 £51,000 +50.00% 2
Gatwick - 7 £45,000 -
Horsham -4 4 £45,000 +50.00%
Haywards Heath +1 1 £22,500 +2.27%
Worthing - 1 £40,000 -
East Grinstead - 1 £47,500 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 64 (74.42%) Firewall
2 55 (63.95%) Windows
3 51 (59.30%) Cisco
4 45 (52.33%) LAN
5 44 (51.16%) WAN
5 44 (51.16%) VMware
6 39 (45.35%) Load Balancing
6 39 (45.35%) DNS
7 37 (43.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (39.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (38.37%) Data Centre
10 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
10 30 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
11 29 (33.72%) SQL
12 24 (27.91%) Active Directory
13 22 (25.58%) CCNP
14 21 (24.42%) Configuration Management
14 21 (24.42%) IIS
14 21 (24.42%) SLA
14 21 (24.42%) PowerShell
14 21 (24.42%) Change Management
14 21 (24.42%) SDLC
14 21 (24.42%) Performance Monitoring
15 20 (23.26%) Citrix
16 19 (22.09%) ITIL
16 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
16 19 (22.09%) Wireless
16 19 (22.09%) Capacity Planning
16 19 (22.09%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (20.93%) Microsoft

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 21 (24.42%) IIS
2 11 (12.79%) SharePoint
2 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.33%) Lync
5 2 (2.33%) Apache
5 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 64 (74.42%) Firewall
2 45 (52.33%) LAN
3 44 (51.16%) WAN
4 39 (45.35%) DNS
5 19 (22.09%) Wireless
6 17 (19.77%) MPLS
7 15 (17.44%) TCP/IP
8 14 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (15.12%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (15.12%) OSPF
9 13 (15.12%) BGP
9 13 (15.12%) VoIP
10 12 (13.95%) IPsec
11 11 (12.79%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (10.47%) HSRP
13 7 (8.14%) DHCP
14 6 (6.98%) SSL
14 6 (6.98%) SAN
14 6 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (6.98%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.16%) Big Data
General
1 17 (19.77%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.14%) Back Office
4 3 (3.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) Network Engineer
2 16 (18.60%) DBA
2 16 (18.60%) Administrator
3 15 (17.44%) Analyst
4 12 (13.95%) Support Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Project Manager
5 9 (10.47%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 9 (10.47%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (8.14%) SQL DBA
6 7 (8.14%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.14%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (6.98%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.81%) Server Administrator
9 4 (4.65%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.65%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (38.37%) Data Centre
2 16 (18.60%) Replication
3 7 (8.14%) iSeries
3 7 (8.14%) Mainframe
3 7 (8.14%) BYOD
4 3 (3.49%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.49%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.33%) AS400
5 2 (2.33%) GIS
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (63.95%) Windows
2 34 (39.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (12.79%) Windows 7
4 11 (12.79%) Linux
5 10 (11.63%) UNIX
6 9 (10.47%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) Load Balancing
2 21 (24.42%) Configuration Management
2 21 (24.42%) Change Management
2 21 (24.42%) Performance Monitoring
2 21 (24.42%) SDLC
3 19 (22.09%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (22.09%) Capacity Planning
3 19 (22.09%) ITIL
4 13 (15.12%) Incident Management
5 9 (10.47%) Project Management
6 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
7 7 (8.14%) Service Management
7 7 (8.14%) Project Planning
7 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (5.81%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (4.65%) Security Management
9 4 (4.65%) Information Security
10 3 (3.49%) Network Architecture
10 3 (3.49%) High Availability
11 2 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.72%) SQL
2 21 (24.42%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.47%) Shell Script
3 9 (10.47%) C
4 2 (2.33%) Perl
4 2 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (25.58%) CCNP
3 11 (12.79%) CCNA
4 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.81%) CCIE
6 4 (4.65%) MCSE
7 3 (3.49%) MCSA
8 2 (2.33%) CCSP
8 2 (2.33%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.33%) Degree
8 2 (2.33%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.42%) SLA
2 7 (8.14%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 37 (43.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (27.91%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.63%) XenApp
3 10 (11.63%) XenDesktop
4 8 (9.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) SCCM
2 2 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (59.30%) Cisco
2 44 (51.16%) VMware
3 20 (23.26%) Citrix
4 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
5 14 (16.28%) CheckPoint
6 12 (13.95%) Blue Coat
7 8 (9.30%) Fortinet
8 7 (8.14%) HP
9 5 (5.81%) BT
9 5 (5.81%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.65%) Sage
10 4 (4.65%) Avaya
11 3 (3.49%) EMC
11 3 (3.49%) Adobe
11 3 (3.49%) SAP
11 3 (3.49%) Sophos
11 3 (3.49%) Dell KACE
11 3 (3.49%) Draytek
12 2 (2.33%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.33%) F5
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago