The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 65 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 22 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.41% 1.47% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.75% 6.47% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 18
Average salary £31,000 £40,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.45% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £38,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 201 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 17.56% 22.66% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 133 144 121
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 18 April 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Guildford

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 28 (66.67%) Cisco
2 24 (57.14%) Windows
3 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
4 21 (50.00%) Firewall
5 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 19 (45.24%) VMware
7 17 (40.48%) DNS
8 16 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (33.33%) DHCP
10 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 14 (33.33%) IPsec
11 13 (30.95%) SharePoint
11 13 (30.95%) CCNP
11 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
11 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
12 12 (28.57%) SSL
12 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
12 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (28.57%) OSPF
13 10 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (23.81%) MPLS
13 10 (23.81%) vSphere
14 9 (21.43%) SCCM
14 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (21.43%) Finance
14 9 (21.43%) BGP
14 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
14 9 (21.43%) LAN

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (30.95%) SharePoint
3 10 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (7.14%) Lync
6 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
2 21 (50.00%) Firewall
3 17 (40.48%) DNS
4 14 (33.33%) DHCP
4 14 (33.33%) IPsec
5 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (28.57%) SSL
6 12 (28.57%) OSPF
7 10 (23.81%) MPLS
8 9 (21.43%) BGP
8 9 (21.43%) LAN
9 8 (19.05%) SNMP
10 7 (16.67%) Wireless
10 7 (16.67%) WAN
11 6 (14.29%) VLAN
12 4 (9.52%) VoIP
12 4 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (7.14%) NetScreen
13 3 (7.14%) SAN
14 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) German Language
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Network Engineer
1 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (9.52%) Network Support
3 4 (9.52%) Support Technician
3 4 (9.52%) IT Support
4 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) CCXML
1 1 (2.38%) TAPI
1 1 (2.38%) VXML
1 1 (2.38%) Ajax
1 1 (2.38%) Lucene
1 1 (2.38%) JTAPI
1 1 (2.38%) SOAP
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
1 1 (2.38%) XML
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Firmware
1 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.38%) PKI
2 1 (2.38%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (16.67%) Linux
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.76%) UNIX
6 2 (4.76%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (4.76%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
3 1 (2.38%) Network Management
3 1 (2.38%) Cyber Security
3 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.38%) Time Management
3 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
3 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.38%) Project Management
3 1 (2.38%) Process Management
3 1 (2.38%) Change Management
3 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
3 1 (2.38%) Network Design
3 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) C
3 2 (4.76%) Perl
3 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (30.95%) CCNP
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.90%) CCNA
5 4 (9.52%) MCSE
6 3 (7.14%) Degree
7 2 (4.76%) CCDA
7 2 (4.76%) CCSP
7 2 (4.76%) CCIP
7 2 (4.76%) MCSA
7 2 (4.76%) MCITP
8 1 (2.38%) MCTS
8 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.38%) CCIE
8 1 (2.38%) CCDP
8 1 (2.38%) CISSP
8 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) vSphere
3 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.52%) ProxySG
5 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.76%) UAG
7 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.38%) vCloud
7 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) SCCM
2 8 (19.05%) WSUS
2 8 (19.05%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.76%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.76%) OSSEC
4 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Cisco
2 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 19 (45.24%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 8 (19.05%) McAfee
6 7 (16.67%) Juniper
7 5 (11.90%) HP
8 4 (9.52%) Dell
8 4 (9.52%) Blue Coat
9 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.76%) ProCurve
9 2 (4.76%) NETGEAR
9 2 (4.76%) Splunk
10 1 (2.38%) Verint
10 1 (2.38%) IBM
10 1 (2.38%) Genesys
10 1 (2.38%) CommVault
10 1 (2.38%) Nortel
10 1 (2.38%) Avaya