Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 114 112
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +27
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.77% 1.36% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.32% 16.97% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 15
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76% +47.83%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £91,500 £55,000 £51,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -6.67% -

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 253 165 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.24% 8.03% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 242 155 243
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +16.44%
10th Percentile £31,325 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.95%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -9 15 £40,000 +33.33%
Hove - 1 £82,500 -
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for VPN.

1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) DNS
3 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) HP
5 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (37.50%) VLAN
5 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
6 5 (31.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (31.25%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 5 (31.25%) WSUS
6 5 (31.25%) IPsec
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) IIS
6 5 (31.25%) LAN
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) Unix
7 4 (25.00%) HTTP
7 4 (25.00%) DHCP
7 4 (25.00%) Juniper
7 4 (25.00%) VMware

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 5 (31.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (37.50%) VLAN
3 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (31.25%) IPsec
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (25.00%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (18.75%) FTP
6 3 (18.75%) NAS
6 3 (18.75%) SAN
6 3 (18.75%) SSL
7 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security
8 1 (6.25%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) IT Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Head of Operations
2 3 (18.75%) Head of Security
2 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Cyber Defence
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
1 2 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Database Security
5 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (12.50%) ISMS
5 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) SEO
5 2 (12.50%) SIEM
5 2 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CEH
2 2 (12.50%) CISM
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) GIAC
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 4 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) WSUS
2 2 (12.50%) CASB
2 2 (12.50%) CSIRT
2 2 (12.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (25.00%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Dell
5 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
5 2 (12.50%) Qualys
5 2 (12.50%) Ubiquiti
5 2 (12.50%) Veeam
5 2 (12.50%) WatchGuard
6 1 (6.25%) Apple
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) IBM