Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 61 66
Rank change year-on-year +25 +5 -32
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.31% 2.21% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.37% 14.04% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 14
Ipswich median annual salary £41,000 £47,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.68% +90.00% -41.18%
10th Percentile £32,125 £46,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £42,000 £62,500 £39,425
Suffolk median annual salary £38,500 £47,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -18.95% +72.73% -35.29%

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 Ipswich with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 51 114 159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 13.75% 15.77% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 51 104 115
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,486
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.37% -16.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £62,500 £48,750
Suffolk median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.94% -15.00%

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 23 July 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for VPN.

1 16 (100.00%) CCNA
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (93.75%) Telecoms
2 15 (93.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (87.50%) Cisco
3 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
4 13 (81.25%) ADSL
4 13 (81.25%) Broadband
4 13 (81.25%) SSL
4 13 (81.25%) Wireless
4 13 (81.25%) IPsec
4 13 (81.25%) BCP
4 13 (81.25%) Business Continuity
4 13 (81.25%) Load Balancing
4 13 (81.25%) Network Security
4 13 (81.25%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (81.25%) Business Continuity Planning
4 13 (81.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 13 (81.25%) Proactive Monitoring
5 12 (75.00%) Cisco CME
5 12 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 12 (75.00%) IP Telephony
5 12 (75.00%) Avaya
5 12 (75.00%) VoIP
6 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
6 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (56.25%) VMware

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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 13 (81.25%) ADSL
3 13 (81.25%) Broadband
3 13 (81.25%) IPsec
3 13 (81.25%) Network Security
3 13 (81.25%) SSL
3 13 (81.25%) Wireless
4 12 (75.00%) IP Telephony
4 12 (75.00%) VoIP
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (43.75%) NetScreen
7 2 (12.50%) DNS
7 2 (12.50%) HTTP
7 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
7 2 (12.50%) IMAP
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) SMTP
General
1 15 (93.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Operations Specialist
1 8 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (81.25%) BCP
2 13 (81.25%) Business Continuity
2 13 (81.25%) Business Continuity Planning
2 13 (81.25%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (81.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 13 (81.25%) Load Balancing
2 13 (81.25%) Proactive Monitoring
3 8 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) High Availability
5 2 (12.50%) Presales
5 2 (12.50%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CCNA
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco CME
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Avaya
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (43.75%) Juniper
6 2 (12.50%) Google
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
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