The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 27 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 24 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 9.16% 5.43% 4.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.17% 36.36% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 5
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
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 Redhill region.

Communications & Networking Category
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 17.56% 14.93% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 24
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £40,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

VPN
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

VPN Salary Trend in Redhill

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (91.67%) Citrix
3 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
4 19 (79.17%) VMware
4 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (70.83%) XenApp
6 16 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (66.67%) Avaya
7 15 (62.50%) LAN
7 15 (62.50%) WAN
8 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (54.17%) Windows 2000
9 13 (54.17%) Finance
10 12 (50.00%) SCCM
10 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
11 11 (45.83%) IIS
11 11 (45.83%) MS Office
11 11 (45.83%) Office 365
12 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (41.67%) IBM Notes
12 10 (41.67%) Lotus Domino
12 10 (41.67%) Lotus
12 10 (41.67%) Backup Exec
12 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
14 6 (25.00%) ITIL

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Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 11 (45.83%) IIS
2 10 (41.67%) IBM Notes
2 10 (41.67%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Office
2 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (62.50%) LAN
2 15 (62.50%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Systems Support
2 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Avaya Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (54.17%) Windows 2000
6 6 (25.00%) UNIX
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 17 (70.83%) XenApp
3 16 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) SCCM
2 10 (41.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Citrix
2 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 16 (66.67%) Avaya
4 10 (41.67%) Lotus
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (8.33%) Juniper
8 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
8 1 (4.17%) Draytek
8 1 (4.17%) NETGEAR