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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 35 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 43 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 6.08% 1.22% 2.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.06% 7.43% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 43 10 16
Average salary £55,000 £27,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.70% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £33,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -9.58%
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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
165 148 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 23.34% 16.43% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 148 127 177
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £23,417
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
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

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 39 (72.22%) Cisco
2 38 (70.37%) Firewall
3 26 (48.15%) WAN
3 26 (48.15%) LAN
4 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
5 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (33.33%) CCNP
6 18 (33.33%) Windows
7 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
7 16 (29.63%) VoIP
7 16 (29.63%) Juniper
8 15 (27.78%) Wireless
9 13 (24.07%) IPsec
9 13 (24.07%) Ethical Hacking
9 13 (24.07%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (24.07%) DNS
9 13 (24.07%) Wireless Security
9 13 (24.07%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (24.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 13 (24.07%) DDoS Mitigation
10 12 (22.22%) Linux
10 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 11 (20.37%) .NET
11 11 (20.37%) CheckPoint
12 10 (18.52%) CCIE
12 10 (18.52%) SQL
12 10 (18.52%) FortiGate
12 10 (18.52%) Fortinet
13 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (14.81%) PCI DSS

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) Lync
3 2 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (70.37%) Firewall
2 26 (48.15%) WAN
2 26 (48.15%) LAN
3 16 (29.63%) VoIP
4 15 (27.78%) Wireless
5 13 (24.07%) IPsec
5 13 (24.07%) DNS
5 13 (24.07%) Wireless Security
6 8 (14.81%) Asterisk PBX
6 8 (14.81%) LDAP
7 7 (12.96%) PBX
7 7 (12.96%) ISDN
7 7 (12.96%) HTTPS
7 7 (12.96%) HTTP
7 7 (12.96%) CTI
7 7 (12.96%) Q.931
7 7 (12.96%) RTP
7 7 (12.96%) SSH
7 7 (12.96%) VLAN
8 6 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 8 (14.81%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) Architect
3 16 (29.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (22.22%) Analyst
5 10 (18.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (18.52%) Senior Security Architect
5 10 (18.52%) Senior Network Architect
5 10 (18.52%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 10 (18.52%) Security Architect
5 10 (18.52%) Security Engineer
5 10 (18.52%) Network Architect
5 10 (18.52%) Senior Security Engineer
5 10 (18.52%) Senior Architect
5 10 (18.52%) Network Security Architect
6 8 (14.81%) Support Analyst
7 7 (12.96%) Technical Architect
8 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (7.41%) Applications Support
9 4 (7.41%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) .NET
2 7 (12.96%) HTML
2 7 (12.96%) Web Services
2 7 (12.96%) JTAPI
2 7 (12.96%) VXML
2 7 (12.96%) Ajax
2 7 (12.96%) CCXML
2 7 (12.96%) TAPI
3 1 (1.85%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (12.96%) IVR
2 7 (12.96%) PKI
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.70%) Statistics
5 1 (1.85%) DTV
5 1 (1.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Linux
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.85%) UNIX
5 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Ethical Hacking
1 13 (24.07%) Penetration Testing
1 13 (24.07%) DDoS Mitigation
2 7 (12.96%) CRM
3 5 (9.26%) Network Management
4 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.56%) Cyber Security
4 3 (5.56%) Information Architecture
5 2 (3.70%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.70%) Line Management
5 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.70%) Change Management
5 2 (3.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (3.70%) Service Management
5 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.85%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) Java
3 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.11%) Perl
4 6 (11.11%) Python
5 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) C#
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (33.33%) CCNP
3 10 (18.52%) CCIE
4 4 (7.41%) Degree
4 4 (7.41%) CCNA
5 1 (1.85%) CCDA
5 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
1 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.26%) Terminal Services
3 4 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) KVM
5 1 (1.85%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.70%) Iperf
2 2 (3.70%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) SCOM
3 1 (1.85%) Nagios
3 1 (1.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 39 (72.22%) Cisco
2 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.63%) Juniper
4 11 (20.37%) CheckPoint
5 10 (18.52%) Fortinet
6 8 (14.81%) SolarWinds
6 8 (14.81%) VMware
7 7 (12.96%) Genesys
7 7 (12.96%) Avaya
7 7 (12.96%) Nortel
8 5 (9.26%) HP
9 4 (7.41%) F5
10 2 (3.70%) Polycom
10 2 (3.70%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.70%) Siemens
10 2 (3.70%) Citrix
11 1 (1.85%) SAP
11 1 (1.85%) Oracle
11 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.85%) Dell
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago