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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 44 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 23 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.78% 3.92% 7.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.06% 13.37% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 52
Median salary £30,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.82% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £45,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year -1.84% +4.48%  

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 72 172 170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 20.93% 29.30% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 67 117 149
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Guildford over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Guildford region with a requirement for VPN.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco
3 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
3 12 (63.16%) VMware
4 11 (57.89%) Office 365
5 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
5 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (52.63%) SCCM
5 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (52.63%) LAN
5 10 (52.63%) WAN
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
8 6 (31.58%) Firewall
8 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
9 5 (26.32%) Android
9 5 (26.32%) iPhone
9 5 (26.32%) WebEx
9 5 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (26.32%) Web Filtering
9 5 (26.32%) Wireless
9 5 (26.32%) Law
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (26.32%) VLAN

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Co-occurring 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 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) LAN
1 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) VLAN
3 5 (26.32%) WebEx
3 5 (26.32%) Wireless
4 4 (21.05%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) IPsec
6 2 (10.53%) BGP
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) HSRP
6 2 (10.53%) MPLS
6 2 (10.53%) OSPF
6 2 (10.53%) VRRP
7 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Law
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) IT Support
2 9 (47.37%) Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 1st Line Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Active Directory Support
3 5 (26.32%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Exchange Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Exchange Support
3 5 (26.32%) IT Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Office 365 Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (21.05%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) IT Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) iPhone
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Internet of Things
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.53%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 5 (26.32%) Android
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
8 1 (5.26%) Solaris
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
1 5 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (26.32%) Web Filtering
2 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) E-business
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Physics
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Security
4 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) MCP
2 5 (26.32%) MCSA
2 5 (26.32%) MCSE
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) FISMA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) VMware