The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 73 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing VPN 21 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.62% 2.39% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.24% 11.19% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 12
Median daily rate £410 £375 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +167.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £14.13 £16.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.84 £17.13
% change year-on-year
-4.98% -1.66%
VPN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
290 277 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.39% 21.34% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 162 94
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 23
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.02% +30.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.41 £13.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £50.61 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VPN across the Surrey region.

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VPN
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Surrey region.

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VPN
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -8 7 £600 +71.42% 1
Guildford +3 2 £418 +22.34% 1
Woking - 2 £425 - 1
Epsom - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 £175 -
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South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for VPN.

1 35 (61.40%) Firewall
2 31 (54.39%) Cisco
3 28 (49.12%) Windows
4 25 (43.86%) LAN
5 24 (42.11%) WAN
6 22 (38.60%) DNS
7 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
7 20 (35.09%) Linux
8 17 (29.82%) DHCP
8 17 (29.82%) Network Security
9 16 (28.07%) ITIL
9 16 (28.07%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (28.07%) Juniper
10 15 (26.32%) Blue Coat
11 14 (24.56%) MPLS
11 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
11 14 (24.56%) Puppet
12 13 (22.81%) SSL
12 13 (22.81%) Finance
13 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
13 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
13 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (17.54%) Configuration Management
15 10 (17.54%) CheckPoint
15 10 (17.54%) RSA SecurID
15 10 (17.54%) PaaS
15 10 (17.54%) IaaS
15 10 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
15 10 (17.54%) Barracuda Networks

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (17.54%) IaaS
3 10 (17.54%) PaaS
4 5 (8.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (8.77%) SaaS
5 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (61.40%) Firewall
2 25 (43.86%) LAN
3 24 (42.11%) WAN
4 22 (38.60%) DNS
5 17 (29.82%) DHCP
5 17 (29.82%) Network Security
6 14 (24.56%) MPLS
6 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
7 13 (22.81%) SSL
8 9 (15.79%) BGP
8 9 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (12.28%) VoIP
10 6 (10.53%) Internet
10 6 (10.53%) IPsec
10 6 (10.53%) VLAN
10 6 (10.53%) Wireless
11 5 (8.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (8.77%) FTP
11 5 (8.77%) SMTP
12 4 (7.02%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Analyst
2 14 (24.56%) Network Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Network Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Network Security Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Security Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Security Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Support Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Cisco Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) LAN/WAN Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Network Support
9 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Service Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) RSA SecurID
2 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (8.77%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.77%) Replication
4 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.02%) Cloud Native
4 4 (7.02%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (7.02%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) BYOD
6 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Windows
2 20 (35.09%) Linux
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.77%) CentOS
5 5 (8.77%) Ubuntu
5 5 (8.77%) VMS
5 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.02%) Solaris
6 4 (7.02%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.26%) Android
7 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.26%) CatOS
7 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Configuration Management
3 9 (15.79%) ITSM
3 9 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 8 (14.04%) Service Management
5 6 (10.53%) Migration
6 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.77%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (8.77%) Information Security
6 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
6 5 (8.77%) SIEM
6 5 (8.77%) Software Deployment
7 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.02%) Change Control
7 4 (7.02%) Change Management
7 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.02%) Open Source
7 4 (7.02%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (7.02%) Project Management
7 4 (7.02%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
3 4 (7.02%) Python
4 3 (5.26%) Perl
5 2 (3.51%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.04%) Degree
3 6 (10.53%) CCIE
3 6 (10.53%) MCP
4 5 (8.77%) CCNA
4 5 (8.77%) MCSE
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.02%) CCNP
5 4 (7.02%) CCSP
5 4 (7.02%) DBS Check
5 4 (7.02%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.51%) AWS Certification
6 2 (3.51%) CCSA
6 2 (3.51%) CEH
6 2 (3.51%) CISM
6 2 (3.51%) CISSP
6 2 (3.51%) JNCIS
6 2 (3.51%) RHCT
7 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.02%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (24.56%) Puppet
2 10 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (12.28%) WSUS
4 5 (8.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (8.77%) SCOM
4 5 (8.77%) Tivoli
5 4 (7.02%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) Cisco
2 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.07%) Juniper
4 15 (26.32%) Blue Coat
5 10 (17.54%) Barracuda Networks
5 10 (17.54%) CheckPoint
5 10 (17.54%) Palo Alto
6 8 (14.04%) F5
6 8 (14.04%) SolarWinds
7 6 (10.53%) VMware
8 5 (8.77%) Infoblox
8 5 (8.77%) Rackspace
8 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
8 5 (8.77%) Splunk
9 4 (7.02%) Citrix
9 4 (7.02%) Sun
10 3 (5.26%) Aruba
10 3 (5.26%) CommVault
10 3 (5.26%) RightFax
10 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
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