The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 40 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.03% 1.49% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 4.59% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Average salary £48,500 £61,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.13% +123.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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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 Woking region.

Communications & Networking Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 109 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 24.24% 32.44% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 66 103 39
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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Salary Trend in Woking

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

VPN Salary Trend in Woking

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Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Woking region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Woking

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Woking 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) SAN
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (72.73%) Degree
4 8 (72.73%) IBM
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 7 (63.64%) CCNA
5 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (63.64%) MCSE
5 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
5 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
5 7 (63.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (63.64%) Retail
5 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (63.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (63.64%) Visualisation
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
5 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
5 7 (63.64%) FMCG
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements

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Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Woking 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 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) VoIP
6 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 7 (63.64%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (63.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) Network Support
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Support
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
1 7 (63.64%) FMCG
1 7 (63.64%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
2 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) High Availability
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
2 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) CCNA
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) MCSE
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) IBM
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds