Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 68 68
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 +19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 34 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.99% 2.13% 3.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.78% 8.50% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 49
Guildford median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,650 £26,250 £25,600
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £43,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -12.79% +10.26% -2.50%

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 Guildford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 230 200 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 27.00% 25.00% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 200 186 262
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £19,875 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,875 £67,500 £67,950
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Guildford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 23 (67.65%) Windows
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (55.88%) Windows 7
4 19 (55.88%) Office 365
4 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (50.00%) DNS
6 16 (47.06%) WAN
6 16 (47.06%) Firewall
7 14 (41.18%) Cisco
7 14 (41.18%) SharePoint
7 14 (41.18%) PaaS
7 14 (41.18%) Windows 10
7 14 (41.18%) IaaS
7 14 (41.18%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (35.29%) Finance
8 12 (35.29%) VMware
9 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
10 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (29.41%) CCNP
10 10 (29.41%) ITIL
10 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
11 9 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (26.47%) LAN
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
11 9 (26.47%) SSL
11 9 (26.47%) IPsec

VPN
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 14 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) Confluence
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (55.88%) Office 365
3 14 (41.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 14 (41.18%) IaaS
3 14 (41.18%) PaaS
4 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (5.88%) SaaS
6 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) DNS
2 16 (47.06%) Firewall
2 16 (47.06%) WAN
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (26.47%) IPsec
4 9 (26.47%) LAN
4 9 (26.47%) SSL
5 8 (23.53%) Wireless
6 7 (20.59%) Ethernet
6 7 (20.59%) IP Telephony
7 6 (17.65%) Network Security
8 4 (11.76%) BIG-IP
9 3 (8.82%) BGP
9 3 (8.82%) DHCP
9 3 (8.82%) EIGRP
10 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (5.88%) HTTP
10 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
10 2 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Law
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) IT Support
2 14 (41.18%) Administrator
2 14 (41.18%) IT Administrator
2 14 (41.18%) IT Systems Administrator
2 14 (41.18%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (35.29%) Server Administrator
3 12 (35.29%) Server Support
3 12 (35.29%) Systems Support
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Administrator
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server Administrator
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server Support
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 9 (26.47%) Network Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) Clustering
3 5 (14.71%) iPhone
4 4 (11.76%) Public Cloud
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.88%) NHS
6 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 19 (55.88%) Windows 7
3 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (41.18%) Windows 10
5 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (14.71%) Android
7 4 (11.76%) Linux
8 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 8 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Network Virtualisation
4 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.82%) Information Security
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) E-business
6 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.88%) Physics
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.94%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.94%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) CCNP
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) Degree
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) CCIE
5 1 (2.94%) CEH
5 1 (2.94%) MBCS
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Cacti
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.94%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) Cisco
3 12 (35.29%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.76%) F5
6 3 (8.82%) IronPort
7 2 (5.88%) Polycom
7 2 (5.88%) Siemens
8 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.94%) Capita
8 1 (2.94%) EMC
8 1 (2.94%) Nimble Storage