The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 31 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 4.55% 0.98% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.14% 5.88% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £46,000 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +41.02%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,831 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -4.45%
VPN
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 Leatherhead region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 17 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 26.52% 16.67% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 77
Average salary £46,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

VPN
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

VPN Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 14 (87.50%) LAN
1 14 (87.50%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Citrix
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Ethernet
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) Network Security
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (43.75%) Juniper
6 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) CCNP
6 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
7 6 (37.50%) OSPF
7 6 (37.50%) BGP
7 6 (37.50%) TACACS
7 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
7 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (37.50%) Splunk
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (31.25%) Junos
8 5 (31.25%) Internet
8 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
8 5 (31.25%) Wireless

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Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) LAN
1 14 (87.50%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) Ethernet
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (56.25%) Network Security
4 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
5 6 (37.50%) OSPF
5 6 (37.50%) BGP
5 6 (37.50%) TACACS
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (31.25%) Junos
6 5 (31.25%) Internet
6 5 (31.25%) Wireless
7 4 (25.00%) DMVPN
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (18.75%) MPLS
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security
2 4 (25.00%) Change Control
2 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (18.75%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) Network Management
3 3 (18.75%) Security Management
3 3 (18.75%) SEO
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) CCNP
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) MCSE
5 3 (18.75%) CCNA
5 3 (18.75%) CCDA
6 2 (12.50%) CISSP
6 2 (12.50%) MCSA
6 2 (12.50%) CCSA
6 2 (12.50%) CCSE
6 2 (12.50%) CISMP
6 2 (12.50%) MCP
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
7 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (18.75%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
1 11 (68.75%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) Juniper
5 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 6 (37.50%) Splunk
6 3 (18.75%) Polycom
6 3 (18.75%) Avaya
7 2 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (12.50%) Meraki
7 2 (12.50%) Aruba
7 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
8 1 (6.25%) Brocade
8 1 (6.25%) NetApp
8 1 (6.25%) McAfee
8 1 (6.25%) Sophos