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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 51 70 75
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 25 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.42% 2.43% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.72% 13.66% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 11
Average salary £42,500 £31,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £24,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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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
159 161 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 21.78% 17.75% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 148 135 144
Average salary £42,500 £46,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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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

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 21 April 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 25 (71.43%) Firewall
2 22 (62.86%) Cisco
3 17 (48.57%) LAN
3 17 (48.57%) WAN
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (37.14%) Windows
6 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (34.29%) CCNP
7 11 (31.43%) Wireless
8 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
8 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 10 (28.57%) VoIP
9 9 (25.71%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (22.86%) Juniper
10 8 (22.86%) SQL
11 7 (20.00%) IPsec
11 7 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (20.00%) .NET
11 7 (20.00%) Wireless Security
11 7 (20.00%) SolarWinds
11 7 (20.00%) Network Management
12 6 (17.14%) Linux
13 5 (14.29%) MPLS
13 5 (14.29%) SAN
13 5 (14.29%) SSL
14 4 (11.43%) Service Management
14 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
14 4 (11.43%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.43%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.71%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (5.71%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) Firewall
2 17 (48.57%) LAN
2 17 (48.57%) WAN
3 11 (31.43%) Wireless
4 10 (28.57%) VoIP
5 7 (20.00%) IPsec
5 7 (20.00%) Wireless Security
6 5 (14.29%) MPLS
6 5 (14.29%) SSL
6 5 (14.29%) SAN
7 4 (11.43%) WLAN
7 4 (11.43%) Internet
7 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.43%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
7 4 (11.43%) Network Security
7 4 (11.43%) FWSM
8 3 (8.57%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (8.57%) MRTG
8 3 (8.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (5.71%) Moq
General
1 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Network Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Security Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Network Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Network Security Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Network Security Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) Ajax
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (5.71%) TAPI
3 2 (5.71%) CCXML
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) VXML
3 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.71%) JTAPI
4 1 (2.86%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) IVR
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
3 2 (5.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 7 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (20.00%) Network Management
2 4 (11.43%) Server Monitoring
2 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Service Management
3 3 (8.57%) Information Architecture
3 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) TDD
4 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) MVC
4 2 (5.71%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) SOA
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) Delphi
3 2 (5.71%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) CCNP
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) CCIE
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
2 3 (8.57%) vSphere
2 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) KVM
3 1 (2.86%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) FortiGate
2 3 (8.57%) OpenView
3 2 (5.71%) SCCM
3 2 (5.71%) SCOM
3 2 (5.71%) Iperf
4 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco
2 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) Juniper
4 7 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.43%) Polycom
5 4 (11.43%) Siemens
5 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 4 (11.43%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.71%) SonicWALL
6 2 (5.71%) Genesys
6 2 (5.71%) Nortel
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) Avaya
6 2 (5.71%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago