Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 113 90
Rank change year-on-year -20 -23 +22
Permanent jobs citing VPN 15 41 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.73% 1.68% 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 9.07% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 45 69
West Sussex median annual salary £39,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.17% +35.29% +54.55%
10th Percentile £32,750 £23,050 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,000 £62,250 £60,250
South East median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £43,173
% change year-on-year -6.67% +4.23% +15.13%

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 275 452 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.32% 18.49% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 238 389 394
West Sussex median annual salary £38,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £22,825
90th Percentile £57,875 £67,500 £60,950
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Crawley -3 8 £39,000 -32.17%
Worthing -16 4 £62,500 +108.33%
Gatwick +11 1 £55,000 +71.88%
Burgess Hill - 1 £45,000 -
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VPN.

1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Office 365
3 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (46.67%) SCCM
4 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (46.67%) vSphere
5 6 (40.00%) XenApp
5 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Application Packaging
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) DHCP
5 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (40.00%) DNS
5 6 (40.00%) Citrix
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Programme Management

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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
3 1 (6.67%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DHCP
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 2 (13.33%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior IT Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) Network Design
6 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
2 1 (6.67%) MCDST
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) vSphere
3 6 (40.00%) XenApp
3 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) Meraki
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel
5 1 (6.67%) Qualys
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (6.67%) Synology
5 1 (6.67%) Tripwire
5 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
5 1 (6.67%) Webroot