Period
to 22 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 6 months to 22 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 41 54
Rank change year-on-year -19 +13 -10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.72% 3.95% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 15.91% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 10
Croydon median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +13.51% +8.82%
10th Percentile £26,550 £15,750 £35,825
90th Percentile £63,875 £57,125 £50,000
South London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -11.58% +11.76%

VPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 74 88 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 13.33% 24.86% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 59 76 139
Croydon median annual salary £50,000 £37,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.14% -15.91% -2.22%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,875 £57,400
South London median annual salary £38,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.38% -11.11% +5.88%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Croydon

VPN
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for VPN in Croydon

VPN
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Croydon over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 November 2018, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Software Packaging
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Go
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) RHCE
2 1 (25.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Consul
2 1 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (25.00%) Grafana
2 1 (25.00%) Graphite
2 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Opsview
2 1 (25.00%) Packer
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Salt
2 1 (25.00%) Terraform
2 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat