The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 52 54 61
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.86% 3.58% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 10.76% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 16
Median salary £25,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.33% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.66%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 66 223 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 20.50% 33.28% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 63 119 139
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

VPN
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for VPN in Guildford

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
4 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
5 6 (46.15%) IPsec
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) CCNA
5 6 (46.15%) SNMP
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (46.15%) Juniper
5 6 (46.15%) PKI
6 5 (38.46%) VLAN
6 5 (38.46%) Marketing
6 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
6 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (38.46%) SCCM
6 5 (38.46%) NETGEAR
6 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 5 (38.46%) tcpdump
6 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
6 5 (38.46%) Office 365
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (38.46%) Kalman Filter

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) LAN
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 6 (46.15%) IPsec
3 6 (46.15%) SNMP
4 5 (38.46%) HTTP
4 5 (38.46%) HTTPS
4 5 (38.46%) LDAP
4 5 (38.46%) SSH
4 5 (38.46%) tcpdump
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 5 (38.46%) WebEx
4 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Electronics
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 5 (38.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) 1st Line Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Support
1 5 (38.46%) Linux Support
1 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Support
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) PKI
2 5 (38.46%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
1 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
1 5 (38.46%) Security Management
1 5 (38.46%) Web Filtering
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
2 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
2 1 (7.69%) Presales
2 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) Service Design
2 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCP
2 5 (38.46%) MCSA
2 5 (38.46%) MCSE
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) FISMA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Nagios
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) NETGEAR
4 5 (38.46%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) Huawei
5 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto