The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 38 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.88% 0.58% 3.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 4.55% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 7
Median salary £30,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
VPN
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 22 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 25.00% 12.72% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 52 20 53
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) IIS
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) Apache
4 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (40.00%) VoIP
4 4 (40.00%) NFS
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) ZABBIX
4 4 (40.00%) qmail
4 4 (40.00%) Puppet
4 4 (40.00%) CFEngine
4 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
4 4 (40.00%) Jenkins

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Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (40.00%) IIS
1 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) git-flow
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Private Cloud
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
1 4 (40.00%) NFS
1 4 (40.00%) qmail
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) CFEngine
1 4 (40.00%) logstash
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Riverbed