Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 130 114
Rank change year-on-year -20 -16 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 96 126 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.82% 2.21% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.71% 11.92% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 93 115 186
Surrey median annual salary £49,000 £39,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.05% -12.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £67,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 989 1,057 1,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.75% 18.52% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 786 868 1,374
Surrey median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -1.16% +1.18%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Surrey

VPN
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for VPN in Surrey

VPN
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Surrey

VPN
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +8 22 £45,000 +13.92% 1
Guildford -5 15 £57,500 +91.67% 3
Godalming -22 9 £57,500 +71.64% 1
Redhill 0 8 £55,000 -8.33%
Reigate -3 7 £49,000 +86.67%
Epsom -5 6 £47,500 +5.56%
Weybridge - 6 £34,250 -
Camberley -10 4 £50,000 -
Farnham -21 2 £24,500 -2.00%
Staines - 2 £62,500 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £53,750 - 1
Egham +26 1 £35,000 -3.45%
Shepperton - 1 - -
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for VPN.

1 55 (57.29%) Cisco
2 50 (52.08%) Firewall
3 38 (39.58%) Windows
4 31 (32.29%) IPsec
5 29 (30.21%) Linux
5 29 (30.21%) WAN
5 29 (30.21%) Data Centre
6 27 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (28.13%) Juniper
6 27 (28.13%) ITIL
7 26 (27.08%) LAN
7 26 (27.08%) CCNP
7 26 (27.08%) Wireless
7 26 (27.08%) Network Security
8 23 (23.96%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (23.96%) CCNA
8 23 (23.96%) Windows Server
9 22 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (21.88%) VLAN
11 20 (20.83%) SLA
11 20 (20.83%) Active Directory
11 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
13 18 (18.75%) VMware
13 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
13 18 (18.75%) Cyber Essentials
14 17 (17.71%) Office 365
14 17 (17.71%) Palo Alto
14 17 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (17.71%) Wireshark

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (7.29%) MS Exchange
1 7 (7.29%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.13%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.08%) Apache
5 2 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.08%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) assyst
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.96%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (17.71%) Office 365
4 7 (7.29%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.17%) SaaS
6 3 (3.13%) G Suite
7 1 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.04%) IaaS
7 1 (1.04%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.04%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (52.08%) Firewall
2 31 (32.29%) IPsec
3 29 (30.21%) WAN
4 26 (27.08%) LAN
4 26 (27.08%) Network Security
4 26 (27.08%) Wireless
5 22 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (21.88%) VLAN
7 17 (17.71%) Wireshark
8 16 (16.67%) DNS
9 15 (15.63%) MPLS
9 15 (15.63%) SSL
10 13 (13.54%) Wireless Security
11 12 (12.50%) TCP/IP
12 9 (9.38%) Internet
13 8 (8.33%) VoIP
14 7 (7.29%) Ethernet
14 7 (7.29%) NAS
14 7 (7.29%) OSPF
14 7 (7.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) MySQL
2 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.21%) Maven
3 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.13%) Law
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (32.29%) Network Engineer
2 20 (20.83%) Security Engineer
3 14 (14.58%) NOC Engineer
4 13 (13.54%) Consultant
4 13 (13.54%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (13.54%) Security Consultant
4 13 (13.54%) Wireless Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) Administrator
7 9 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.33%) Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (7.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) Web Services
2 2 (2.08%) LAMP
3 1 (1.04%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.04%) COM
3 1 (1.04%) LDAP
3 1 (1.04%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.21%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 6 (6.25%) CESG
4 6 (6.25%) PKI
4 6 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 5 (5.21%) NHS
5 5 (5.21%) Replication
5 5 (5.21%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.13%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.08%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.08%) BYOD
7 2 (2.08%) Clustering
7 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.04%) iPhone
8 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (39.58%) Windows
2 29 (30.21%) Linux
3 23 (23.96%) Windows Server
4 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.25%) Solaris
7 5 (5.21%) Debian
7 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.13%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.08%) CentOS
9 2 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.08%) Unix
10 1 (1.04%) Android
10 1 (1.04%) VMS
10 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) ITIL
2 15 (15.63%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (13.54%) Data Protection
3 13 (13.54%) Service Delivery
4 12 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
4 12 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
5 11 (11.46%) Information Security
6 10 (10.42%) Change Management
6 10 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 8 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (7.29%) Asset Management
8 7 (7.29%) DevOps
8 7 (7.29%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (7.29%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (6.25%) Computer Security
9 6 (6.25%) Network Design
9 6 (6.25%) Software Deployment
10 5 (5.21%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.46%) Python
2 10 (10.42%) SQL
3 8 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (7.29%) Java
4 7 (7.29%) Perl
5 4 (4.17%) C
6 3 (3.13%) C++
6 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (27.08%) CCNP
3 23 (23.96%) CCNA
4 14 (14.58%) CISSP
5 11 (11.46%) CISM
5 11 (11.46%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (10.42%) CISA
7 8 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 6 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (6.25%) CCIE
9 5 (5.21%) Degree
9 5 (5.21%) MCSE
10 3 (3.13%) SSCP
11 1 (1.04%) CCDA
11 1 (1.04%) CCDP
11 1 (1.04%) CCSA
11 1 (1.04%) MBCS
11 1 (1.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.83%) SLA
2 18 (18.75%) Cyber Essentials
3 13 (13.54%) GDPR
3 13 (13.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (10.42%) GPG13
5 6 (6.25%) FISMA
6 4 (4.17%) COBIT
7 1 (1.04%) ISO 22301
7 1 (1.04%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 17 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (4.17%) XenApp
5 3 (3.13%) Firmware
6 1 (1.04%) KVM
6 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) SCCM
2 5 (5.21%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.21%) HP SIM
2 5 (5.21%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (5.21%) WSUS
3 4 (4.17%) FortiGate
3 4 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (3.13%) Terraform
5 2 (2.08%) Cacti
5 2 (2.08%) CFEngine
5 2 (2.08%) DameWare
5 2 (2.08%) Icinga
5 2 (2.08%) logstash
5 2 (2.08%) Nagios
5 2 (2.08%) Netcool
5 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.08%) Puppet
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 55 (57.29%) Cisco
2 27 (28.13%) Juniper
3 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
4 18 (18.75%) VMware
5 17 (17.71%) Palo Alto
6 15 (15.63%) Google
7 13 (13.54%) Riverbed
8 12 (12.50%) HP
9 11 (11.46%) Oracle
9 11 (11.46%) SolarWinds
10 10 (10.42%) CheckPoint
11 8 (8.33%) Symantec
12 7 (7.29%) Capita
13 6 (6.25%) Aruba
13 6 (6.25%) Sophos
14 5 (5.21%) McAfee
14 5 (5.21%) Spiceworks
15 4 (4.17%) F5
15 4 (4.17%) Meraki
15 4 (4.17%) Zerto