VPN Jobs in the East of England

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
England > East of England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 6 months to 4 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
4 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 129 168 159
Rank change year-on-year +39 -9 -43
Permanent jobs citing VPN 74 76 115
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.51% 1.35% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.39% 8.23% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 68 61 108
10th Percentile £23,750 - £31,250
25th Percentile £25,813 £31,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,750 £45,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.89% -14.29% +23.53%
75th Percentile £53,750 £67,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £62,875 £80,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.11% - -

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England

VPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 882 924 961
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 17.97% 16.38% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 694 477 571
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,750
25th Percentile £28,666 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - -5.56% -2.17%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £51,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -4.85% - +3.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in the East of England

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Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VPN in the East of England.

Salary trend for VPN in the East of England

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Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing VPN in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 March 2024.

Salary histogram for VPN in the East of England

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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the East of England region over the 6 months to 4 March 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Hertfordshire +23 25 £44,500 +32.84% 11
Cambridgeshire +49 17 £41,000 -18.00% 4
Bedfordshire +41 17 £25,000 -61.54% 3
Suffolk +7 8 £52,500 -20.75% 2
Norfolk - 4 £30,000 - 3
Essex -11 3 £32,500 -59.38% 4
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England

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East of England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 17 (22.97%) Microsoft Exchange
2 16 (21.62%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.41%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.41%) SAS
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 46 (62.16%) Microsoft 365
2 45 (60.81%) Azure
3 13 (17.57%) Entra ID
4 11 (14.86%) AWS
5 7 (9.46%) GCP
5 7 (9.46%) OneDrive
6 4 (5.41%) Google Workspace
7 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (4.05%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (4.05%) Route 53
7 3 (4.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (2.70%) IaaS
8 2 (2.70%) Mimecast
8 2 (2.70%) PaaS
8 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (74.32%) Firewall
2 13 (17.57%) DNS
3 12 (16.22%) VLAN
4 11 (14.86%) WAN
4 11 (14.86%) Wireless
5 10 (13.51%) LAN
6 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
7 8 (10.81%) SAN
7 8 (10.81%) VoIP
8 7 (9.46%) DHCP
8 7 (9.46%) Network Security
9 6 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (6.76%) BGP
10 5 (6.76%) Internet
11 4 (5.41%) Broadband
11 4 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (5.41%) HTTPS
11 4 (5.41%) iSCSI
11 4 (5.41%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (5.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (4.05%) MySQL
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 17 (22.97%) Social Skills
2 9 (12.16%) Public Sector
3 7 (9.46%) Finance
4 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.70%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Billing
6 1 (1.35%) Local Government
6 1 (1.35%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (25.68%) IT Engineer
2 16 (21.62%) Network Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) Senior
4 12 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (16.22%) Support Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) IT Support
6 8 (10.81%) 1st Line Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Active Directory Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Service Desk Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Service Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) .NET
1 2 (2.70%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Replication
2 8 (10.81%) iPad
3 4 (5.41%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.70%) PKI
5 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.35%) Cyberattack
6 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.35%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 44 (59.46%) Windows
2 41 (55.41%) Windows Server
3 10 (13.51%) Linux
4 6 (8.11%) Windows 10
5 4 (5.41%) Debian
5 4 (5.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Service Delivery
2 16 (21.62%) Ticket Management
3 13 (17.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (14.86%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (14.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (13.51%) Line Management
6 9 (12.16%) CI/CD
6 9 (12.16%) DevOps
6 9 (12.16%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (12.16%) Server Management
7 8 (10.81%) Load Balancing
8 6 (8.11%) Focus Group
8 6 (8.11%) Roadmaps
9 5 (6.76%) ITIL
9 5 (6.76%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (5.41%) Change Control
10 4 (5.41%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
1 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.05%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (1.35%) Bash
4 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.81%) CCNP
3 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) DBS Check
5 3 (4.05%) Degree
5 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) Azure Certification
6 2 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.35%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.35%) MCSE
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.97%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (27.03%) vSphere
3 12 (16.22%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.16%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (8.11%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (4.05%) Docker
7 2 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (6.76%) Ansible
2 5 (6.76%) Terraform
3 4 (5.41%) SCCM
3 4 (5.41%) ZABBIX
4 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.70%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.70%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (2.70%) NetCrunch
6 1 (1.35%) Iperf
6 1 (1.35%) MobiControl
6 1 (1.35%) Nmap
Vendors
1 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 37 (50.00%) VMware
2 26 (35.14%) Veeam
3 22 (29.73%) Cisco
4 12 (16.22%) Aruba
5 7 (9.46%) HP
6 6 (8.11%) Citrix
6 6 (8.11%) Fortinet
6 6 (8.11%) Meraki
7 5 (6.76%) Juniper
8 4 (5.41%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.41%) F5
8 4 (5.41%) Google
8 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.41%) Sophos
9 2 (2.70%) Huawei
9 2 (2.70%) Ivanti
9 2 (2.70%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.70%) Splunk