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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 50 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.55% 1.10% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 7.41% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Average salary £26,250 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.74% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £33,400 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 Woking region.

Communications & Networking Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 54 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 18.58% 14.79% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 54 53 62
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

VPN
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

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (33.33%) ColdFusion
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Sage
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

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Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) ColdFusion
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Sage
3 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Lotus