The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 40 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.67% 0.74% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £37,375 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Communications & Networking Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 33.78% 13.97% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 74 17 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

VPN
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

VPN Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

VPN
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (72.73%) PHP
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Apache
1 8 (72.73%) Release Management
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 7 (63.64%) LAMP
2 7 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Adobe
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Apple
4 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) SSL
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Multicast
4 2 (18.18%) Capita
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (72.73%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) VLAN
2 2 (18.18%) Multicast
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 7 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Support Manager
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (18.18%) PC Support
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Release Management
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Apple
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Capita