Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 43 75
Rank change year-on-year -12 +32 -46
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.85% 3.28% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.71% 36.59% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 8
Ipswich median annual salary £25,000 £30,480 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.98% +33.98% -49.44%
10th Percentile £22,800 £24,300 £19,000
90th Percentile £32,400 £77,500 £58,625
Suffolk median annual salary £28,500 £30,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +13.21% -41.11%

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 Ipswich with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28 41 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 7.98% 8.95% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 89
Ipswich median annual salary £40,000 £30,480 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.23% -7.64% -17.50%
10th Percentile £21,750 £24,000 £18,000
90th Percentile £54,000 £60,000 £61,250
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -13.33%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Ipswich

VPN
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for VPN in Ipswich

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 Ipswich region with a requirement for VPN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) VMware