Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 85 103
Rank change year-on-year -17 +18 +16
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 9 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.48% 1.11% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.48% 3.41% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 36
10th Percentile £55,750 £48,000 £29,500
25th Percentile £62,500 £48,750 £45,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +61.90% +10.53% +15.15%
75th Percentile £92,500 £56,250 £54,125
90th Percentile " £64,500 £58,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +11.84%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 134 264 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.82% 32.51% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 83 224 263
10th Percentile £29,750 £38,625 £24,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in West Sussex

VPN
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VPN in West Sussex.

Salary trend for VPN in West Sussex

VPN
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing VPN in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for VPN in West Sussex

VPN
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. 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
Worthing -6 3 £90,000 +71.43% 3
Crawley +11 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Horsham - 1 £52,500 -
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) 4G
4 3 (50.00%) Internet of Things
4 3 (50.00%) MQTT
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) ADSL
4 3 (50.00%) 2G
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
5 2 (33.33%) Network Management
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) B2B
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) ThingWorx
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) 2G
4 3 (50.00%) 4G
4 3 (50.00%) ADSL
4 3 (50.00%) MQTT
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (16.67%) VLAN
6 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Social Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IoT Architect
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Preventative Maintenance
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Technology Roadmap
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow