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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 51 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 19 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.44% 1.78% 4.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.19% 7.69% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 21
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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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
144 143 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 26.04% 23.10% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 105 122 109
Average salary £40,700 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
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

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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

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 5 February 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (83.33%) Firewall
2 27 (75.00%) Cisco
3 22 (61.11%) Windows
4 18 (50.00%) CCNA
4 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (47.22%) VMware
6 15 (41.67%) Linux
7 14 (38.89%) SAN
7 14 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (38.89%) IPsec
8 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
8 13 (36.11%) LAN
9 12 (33.33%) WAN
10 10 (27.78%) ITIL
10 10 (27.78%) Degree
11 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 9 (25.00%) SQL
11 9 (25.00%) DNS
12 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
12 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
12 8 (22.22%) Wireless
12 8 (22.22%) VCP4
12 8 (22.22%) vSphere
12 8 (22.22%) vCloud
12 8 (22.22%) VCP5
12 8 (22.22%) NAS
13 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
13 7 (19.44%) MySQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (83.33%) Firewall
2 14 (38.89%) IPsec
2 14 (38.89%) SAN
3 13 (36.11%) LAN
4 12 (33.33%) WAN
5 9 (25.00%) DNS
6 8 (22.22%) NAS
6 8 (22.22%) Wireless
7 7 (19.44%) VoIP
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (16.67%) HTTP
8 6 (16.67%) VLAN
9 5 (13.89%) HTTPS
9 5 (13.89%) LDAP
9 5 (13.89%) SSH
10 4 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (11.11%) MPLS
10 4 (11.11%) PBX
10 4 (11.11%) RTP
10 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (8.33%) Electronics
4 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.78%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) VMware Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (13.89%) Network Support
6 3 (8.33%) Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Support
6 3 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Network Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Security Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Server Support
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) RFC 2833
2 3 (8.33%) 802.1X
2 3 (8.33%) Ajax
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) JTAPI
2 3 (8.33%) TAPI
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) CCXML
3 2 (5.56%) VXML
3 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.67%) FMCG
3 6 (16.67%) PKI
4 3 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (5.56%) IVR
6 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 5 (13.89%) Android
4 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) VMS
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Server Building
3 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (11.11%) Workflow
3 4 (11.11%) Workflow Management
4 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.33%) CRM
4 3 (8.33%) DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 3 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (8.33%) Security Hardening
5 2 (5.56%) High Availability
5 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Presales
5 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) C
3 3 (8.33%) C++
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) PHP
4 2 (5.56%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) CCNA
1 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (27.78%) Degree
4 8 (22.22%) VCP4
4 8 (22.22%) VCP5
5 6 (16.67%) MCSE
5 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.56%) CCNP
7 1 (2.78%) CISSP
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PA-DSS
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) FISMA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) vCloud
2 8 (22.22%) vSphere
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.78%) OpenView
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Cisco
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.67%) IBM
5 3 (8.33%) SAP
6 2 (5.56%) Avaya
6 2 (5.56%) F5
6 2 (5.56%) Genesys
6 2 (5.56%) Juniper
6 2 (5.56%) NETGEAR
6 2 (5.56%) Nortel
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.78%) EMC
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.78%) Verint
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