Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 95 139
Rank change year-on-year -10 +44 -43
Permanent jobs citing VPN 33 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.67% 1.74% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.63% 12.16% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 11
East Sussex median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +73.91% -52.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £66,250 £49,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,836
% change year-on-year -1.16% +0.38% +7.76%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 160 255 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.08% 14.31% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 149 245 221
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,250 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,258
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.68% +10.65%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in East Sussex

VPN
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN in East Sussex.

Salary trend for VPN in East Sussex

VPN
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in East Sussex over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in East Sussex

VPN
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -13 32 £30,000 -25.00% 2
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for VPN.

1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (78.79%) Linux
3 24 (72.73%) DNS
4 23 (69.70%) DHCP
5 22 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 22 (66.67%) Apache
5 22 (66.67%) MySQL
5 22 (66.67%) Computer Science
6 6 (18.18%) Cisco
6 6 (18.18%) Windows
7 5 (15.15%) Internet
7 5 (15.15%) OSPF
7 5 (15.15%) SQL
7 5 (15.15%) ITIL
7 5 (15.15%) LAN
7 5 (15.15%) WAN
7 5 (15.15%) BGP
7 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
8 4 (12.12%) Wireless
8 4 (12.12%) L2TP
8 4 (12.12%) Change Management
8 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
8 4 (12.12%) VLAN
8 4 (12.12%) NetScout
8 4 (12.12%) Network Planning
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle
8 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (12.12%) CCIE

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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 22 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (72.73%) DNS
3 23 (69.70%) DHCP
4 22 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (15.15%) BGP
5 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
5 5 (15.15%) Internet
5 5 (15.15%) LAN
5 5 (15.15%) OSPF
5 5 (15.15%) WAN
6 4 (12.12%) HSRP
6 4 (12.12%) L2TP
6 4 (12.12%) tcpdump
6 4 (12.12%) VLAN
6 4 (12.12%) Wireless
6 4 (12.12%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.03%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Administrator
1 22 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Security Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Compliance Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) IT Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Security Compliance Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) IT Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) IT Support
4 1 (3.03%) Network Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Change Management
2 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.12%) High Availability
2 4 (12.12%) Network Planning
2 4 (12.12%) SDLC
2 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) CCIE
1 4 (12.12%) CCNA
1 4 (12.12%) CCNP
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
2 4 (12.12%) NetScout
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Riverbed
3 3 (9.09%) Veeam
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Juniper
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Acronis
5 1 (3.03%) Meraki
5 1 (3.03%) Mitel
5 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.03%) Sophos
5 1 (3.03%) Trend Micro
5 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard