The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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)
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 40 38
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 1.72% 2.87% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 10.91% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £34,000 £30,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.47% -28.23%  
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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 20 55 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 17.24% 26.32% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18 55 21
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 Kingston Upon Thames

VPN
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Salary trend for VPN in Kingston Upon Thames

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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) IPv6
1 5 (100.00%) CCIE
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) L2TP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPLS
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) MikroTik

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IPv6
1 5 (100.00%) L2TP
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPLS
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCIE
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) MikroTik