Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 41 57
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 -10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.57% 3.37% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.96% 16.00% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 4
Croydon median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -21.03% +24.20%
10th Percentile £24,450 £15,750 £42,750
90th Percentile £47,125 £53,750 £50,000
South London median annual salary £38,750 £38,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +0.65% -21.03% +14.71%

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 73 75 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 14.37% 21.07% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 65 57 143
Croydon median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% -17.78% +55.17%
10th Percentile £21,500 £17,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,660 £53,750 £63,500
South London median annual salary £36,000 £38,447 £43,500
% change year-on-year -6.36% -11.62% +11.54%

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Software Packaging
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
3 4 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) MCSA
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Skype
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) RIP
3 1 (12.50%) RSVP
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) VPLS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Desktop Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IP Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IP Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 4 (50.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper