The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank - 14 15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick - 9.01% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 45.45% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Median salary - £52,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +94.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.66%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 18 22 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 11.04% 19.82% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 19
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% +75.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Gatwick

VPN
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for VPN in Gatwick

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for VPN.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Network Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware