Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 39 63
Rank change year-on-year -20 +24 -18
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 46 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.46% 4.76% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.90% 29.87% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 72 15
Suffolk median annual salary £38,500 £47,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.95% +79.25% -41.11%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,525 £19,000
90th Percentile £42,000 £62,500 £28,750
East of England median annual salary £38,250 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +28.57% -12.50%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 67 154 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 11.78% 15.93% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 65 129 122
Suffolk median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.69% -16.67%
10th Percentile £21,750 £25,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £62,500 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Suffolk

VPN
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for VPN in Suffolk

VPN
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Suffolk over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Suffolk

VPN
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Ipswich +2 12 £38,500 -18.95%
Newmarket +1 1 £29,000 +3.57%
VPN
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VPN.

1 12 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) CCNA
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (57.14%) SSL
3 8 (57.14%) ADSL
3 8 (57.14%) Broadband
3 8 (57.14%) VoIP
3 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 8 (57.14%) IPsec
3 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 8 (57.14%) BCP
3 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (57.14%) Network Security
3 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 8 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco CME
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 7 (50.00%) Avaya
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) VMware

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
1 12 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) ADSL
2 8 (57.14%) Broadband
2 8 (57.14%) IPsec
2 8 (57.14%) Network Security
2 8 (57.14%) SSL
2 8 (57.14%) VoIP
2 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) NetScreen
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
7 1 (7.14%) FTP
7 1 (7.14%) LAN
7 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Network Operations Specialist
1 4 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) BCP
1 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity
1 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
1 8 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 8 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 4 (28.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CCNA
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) KVM
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco CME
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Avaya
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
5 4 (28.57%) Juniper
5 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 1 (7.14%) F5