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 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 42 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.99% - 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.67% - 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £40,250
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £47,500
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 Woking region.

Communications & Networking Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 82 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 21.37% 19.71% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67 66 59
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Woking region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Woking

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
3 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (50.00%) Juniper
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (43.75%) CCNA
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
7 6 (37.50%) CCNP
7 6 (37.50%) BGP
7 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
7 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
8 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
8 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) UNIX
8 5 (31.25%) VoIP
8 5 (31.25%) WAN
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 4 (25.00%) Network Security
10 3 (18.75%) Time Management
10 3 (18.75%) NETGEAR
10 3 (18.75%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (18.75%) HSRP
10 3 (18.75%) LAN
10 3 (18.75%) EIGRP
10 3 (18.75%) TACACS
10 3 (18.75%) Project Management

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (37.50%) BGP
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (18.75%) HSRP
7 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
7 3 (18.75%) LAN
7 3 (18.75%) OSPF
7 3 (18.75%) EIGRP
7 3 (18.75%) TACACS
8 2 (12.50%) SSL
8 2 (12.50%) DMZ
8 2 (12.50%) IPsec
8 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) WebLOAD
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Statistics
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
1 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) Network Management
2 2 (12.50%) SIEM
2 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
2 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) CCNA
3 6 (37.50%) CCNP
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) CCIE
6 2 (12.50%) CCSP
6 2 (12.50%) MCSE
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (12.50%) CISA
6 2 (12.50%) CEH
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WMI
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) NETGEAR
6 3 (18.75%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (18.75%) Avaya
7 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 1 (6.25%) Citrix
8 1 (6.25%) Meraki