Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 142 124
Rank change year-on-year +19 -18 -22
Permanent jobs citing VPN 24 10 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.15% 0.47% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.45% 3.18% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 39
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -25.00% +41.18%
10th Percentile £19,250 £33,425 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,250 £56,250 £62,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -

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 254 314 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.17% 14.63% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 219 280 411
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +14.46%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £64,000 £56,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in West Sussex

VPN
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for VPN in West Sussex

VPN
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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
Crawley +30 16 £57,000 +62.86% 1
Horsham -4 5 £20,500 -56.84%
Chichester - 1 £22,000 -
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 14 (58.33%) LAN
3 14 (58.33%) WAN
3 14 (58.33%) Cisco
4 13 (54.17%) Firewall
5 12 (50.00%) MPLS
6 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
7 10 (41.67%) VMware
8 9 (37.50%) VLAN
9 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (29.17%) CCNA
10 7 (29.17%) Citrix
10 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (25.00%) CCDP
11 6 (25.00%) CCIE
11 6 (25.00%) CCNP
11 6 (25.00%) VoIP
11 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
11 6 (25.00%) BBC
11 6 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
11 6 (25.00%) Banking
11 6 (25.00%) Network Design
11 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (25.00%) Rackspace
11 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
11 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (25.00%) Virgin Media
11 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving

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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) LAN
1 14 (58.33%) WAN
2 13 (54.17%) Firewall
3 12 (50.00%) MPLS
4 9 (37.50%) VLAN
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 6 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (12.50%) DHCP
6 3 (12.50%) DNS
7 2 (8.33%) SMS
8 1 (4.17%) Network Security
General
1 6 (25.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Back Office
3 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Network Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
2 6 (25.00%) BBC
2 6 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (16.67%) iSeries
3 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.33%) Replication
5 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (25.00%) Network Design
1 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Service Management
3 4 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
3 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 4 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.17%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (4.17%) Project Governance
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (4.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) CCNA
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) CCDP
2 6 (25.00%) CCIE
2 6 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CCEA
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PMBOK
2 1 (4.17%) GDPR
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) XenApp
3 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (25.00%) Rackspace
4 6 (25.00%) Virgin Media
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Apple
6 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.17%) Meraki
6 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.17%) Veeam