The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Epsom with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Surrey / Epsom
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 26 27
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Epsom 6.25% 3.48% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 26.67% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £65,000 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +136.36% -45.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +5.12%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Epsom with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Epsom
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 17 15 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Epsom 26.56% 13.04% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 21
Median salary £50,000 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.81% -35.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £18,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Epsom

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Epsom citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Epsom

VPN
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

Salary trend for VPN in Epsom

VPN
Salary Histogram in Epsom

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Epsom over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Epsom

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Epsom region with a requirement for VPN.

1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Wireless
2 7 (70.00%) SLA
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Wireshark
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Maven
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Debian
3 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
3 3 (30.00%) Node.js
3 3 (30.00%) Docker
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Mesos
3 3 (30.00%) Graphite
3 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (30.00%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (20.00%) Salt
4 2 (20.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Redis
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom 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 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (70.00%) Wireless
2 7 (70.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (30.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Debian
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Kanban
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNA
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
1 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Graphite
1 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (30.00%) Mesos
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Salt
3 1 (10.00%) Fluentd
3 1 (10.00%) Grafana
3 1 (10.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Google