The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 66 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.22% 3.82% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.92% 17.39% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 17
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £20,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,277 £49,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.05%
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Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
152 115 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 20.62% 21.99% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 130 97 127
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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Salary Trend in Guildford

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

VPN Salary Trend in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 17 (62.96%) IPsec
2 16 (59.26%) Firewall
3 15 (55.56%) Cisco
4 14 (51.85%) WAN
5 12 (44.44%) SSL
5 12 (44.44%) ITIL
6 11 (40.74%) Windows
7 10 (37.04%) LAN
8 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 9 (33.33%) SAN
8 9 (33.33%) MPLS
8 9 (33.33%) Service Management
9 8 (29.63%) Linux
10 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
10 7 (25.93%) VoIP
10 7 (25.93%) VMware
11 6 (22.22%) CentOS
11 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (22.22%) CCNP
11 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (18.52%) DNS
12 5 (18.52%) Perl
12 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (18.52%) Wireless
12 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
13 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
13 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
13 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) IIS
1 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) IPsec
2 16 (59.26%) Firewall
3 14 (51.85%) WAN
4 12 (44.44%) SSL
5 10 (37.04%) LAN
6 9 (33.33%) SAN
6 9 (33.33%) MPLS
6 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.93%) VoIP
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (18.52%) Wireless
9 5 (18.52%) DNS
10 4 (14.81%) OSPF
10 4 (14.81%) BGP
10 4 (14.81%) WLAN
10 4 (14.81%) SMTP
10 4 (14.81%) ATM
10 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
10 4 (14.81%) NAS
10 4 (14.81%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (11.11%) Moq
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Account Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Account Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 3 (11.11%) Ajax
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.70%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) CentOS
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (14.81%) UNIX
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
3 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
3 4 (14.81%) Product Management
3 4 (14.81%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Coaching
5 2 (7.41%) Network Management
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Perl
2 3 (11.11%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) C++
2 3 (11.11%) Delphi
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Python
2 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CCNP
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.41%) vCloud
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) OpenView
3 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Polycom
3 4 (14.81%) F5
3 4 (14.81%) Siemens
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) Dell
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.41%) Zend
6 1 (3.70%) Veeam
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) IBM
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