Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 106 102
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 +73
Permanent jobs citing VPN 163 160 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.94% 2.91% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.51% 14.56% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 149 141 240
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £28,350 £25,250 £27,450
90th Percentile £76,250 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.29% - -

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 1,051 1,099 1,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.95% 20.01% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 855 932 1,445
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,820
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +0.43% +4.55%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,714 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +0.50% -1.16% +2.38%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
Guildford +12 47 £60,000 +118.18% 1
Leatherhead +4 22 £43,750 +10.76% 2
Reigate +4 22 £49,000 +84.91%
Camberley -11 11 £50,000 +614.29%
Redhill +3 9 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Godalming -11 9 £57,500 +173.81% 1
Staines +2 7 £52,500 -
Weybridge -6 6 £34,250 -2.14%
Woking -9 5 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Epsom -14 5 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Egham +2 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £55,000 -
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 108 (66.26%) Cisco
2 96 (58.90%) Firewall
3 69 (42.33%) Windows
4 63 (38.65%) WAN
5 59 (36.20%) IPsec
6 54 (33.13%) Data Centre
7 53 (32.52%) ITIL
8 51 (31.29%) Windows Server
9 49 (30.06%) Active Directory
10 46 (28.22%) Cisco Certification
11 44 (26.99%) CCNP
12 41 (25.15%) SSL
12 41 (25.15%) Penetration Testing
13 39 (23.93%) Microsoft
14 38 (23.31%) Ethernet
15 37 (22.70%) Palo Alto
15 37 (22.70%) SolarWinds
16 36 (22.09%) Cisco Nexus
16 36 (22.09%) Wireless
17 35 (21.47%) Juniper
17 35 (21.47%) Linux
17 35 (21.47%) VLAN
17 35 (21.47%) Load Balancing
17 35 (21.47%) Cisco ASA
18 33 (20.25%) VMware
18 33 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
19 32 (19.63%) Amazon AWS
19 32 (19.63%) Network Security
19 32 (19.63%) LAN
20 28 (17.18%) Office 365

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 10 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (6.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (4.29%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.68%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.45%) Apache
6 3 (1.84%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.61%) Confluence
8 1 (0.61%) IIS
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (7.98%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.23%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) assyst
1 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 33 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (19.63%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (17.18%) Office 365
4 12 (7.36%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (4.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (4.29%) IaaS
5 7 (4.29%) PaaS
6 6 (3.68%) SaaS
7 3 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.84%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.84%) G Suite
8 2 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 96 (58.90%) Firewall
2 63 (38.65%) WAN
3 59 (36.20%) IPsec
4 41 (25.15%) SSL
5 38 (23.31%) Ethernet
6 36 (22.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 36 (22.09%) Wireless
7 35 (21.47%) Cisco ASA
7 35 (21.47%) VLAN
8 32 (19.63%) LAN
8 32 (19.63%) Network Security
9 25 (15.34%) VoIP
10 24 (14.72%) MPLS
11 22 (13.50%) DNS
12 21 (12.88%) OSPF
12 21 (12.88%) TCP/IP
13 19 (11.66%) IP Telephony
13 19 (11.66%) Wireshark
14 18 (11.04%) BGP
14 18 (11.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.75%) MySQL
3 3 (1.84%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (1.84%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.84%) Hudson
1 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.84%) Maven
2 1 (0.61%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (6.75%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.13%) Finance
3 3 (1.84%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Advertising
4 2 (1.23%) Law
4 2 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (28.22%) Network Engineer
2 21 (12.88%) Consultant
3 18 (11.04%) Administrator
3 18 (11.04%) Security Consultant
4 16 (9.82%) Support Engineer
4 16 (9.82%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (9.20%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (6.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.13%) Network Manager
6 10 (6.13%) Telecoms Engineer
7 9 (5.52%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (5.52%) Core Network Engineer
7 9 (5.52%) IT Support
8 8 (4.91%) IT Administrator
9 7 (4.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 7 (4.29%) Deployment Engineer
9 7 (4.29%) IT Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.29%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (4.29%) Security Engineer
9 7 (4.29%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.45%) Web Services
2 3 (1.84%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.84%) LAMP
3 1 (0.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 54 (33.13%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.66%) Clustering
2 19 (11.66%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (8.59%) Public Cloud
4 13 (7.98%) NHS
5 9 (5.52%) Driving Licence
6 7 (4.29%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.68%) Replication
8 5 (3.07%) Smartphone
9 4 (2.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.84%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.84%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.23%) BYOD
11 2 (1.23%) CESG
11 2 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 69 (42.33%) Windows
2 51 (31.29%) Windows Server
3 35 (21.47%) Linux
4 24 (14.72%) Windows 7
5 19 (11.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (11.04%) Windows 10
7 11 (6.75%) Windows 8
8 10 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.45%) Debian
9 4 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.84%) CentOS
11 2 (1.23%) Android
11 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.23%) SUSE
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.61%) Unix
12 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.52%) ITIL
2 41 (25.15%) Penetration Testing
3 35 (21.47%) Load Balancing
4 25 (15.34%) Network Monitoring
4 25 (15.34%) Network Virtualisation
5 22 (13.50%) Data Protection
6 19 (11.66%) Change Management
6 19 (11.66%) Identity Access Management
6 19 (11.66%) Security Monitoring
7 17 (10.43%) Capacity Management
8 14 (8.59%) Network Management
8 14 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (7.98%) Network Architecture
10 11 (6.75%) Software Engineering
11 10 (6.13%) Coaching
12 9 (5.52%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (5.52%) DevOps
12 9 (5.52%) Information Security
12 9 (5.52%) Service Delivery
13 8 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.27%) Python
2 14 (8.59%) Perl
2 14 (8.59%) SQL
3 13 (7.98%) Bash Shell
4 9 (5.52%) Java
5 7 (4.29%) C
6 4 (2.45%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.84%) C++
7 3 (1.84%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.84%) Ruby
8 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (28.22%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (26.99%) CCNP
3 21 (12.88%) CCNA
4 18 (11.04%) CISSP
4 18 (11.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (10.43%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (9.20%) CISM
7 14 (8.59%) CCIE
7 14 (8.59%) CISA
8 9 (5.52%) MCSE
9 7 (4.29%) Degree
9 7 (4.29%) SC Cleared
9 7 (4.29%) Security Cleared
10 5 (3.07%) CCDA
10 5 (3.07%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.84%) CCDP
11 3 (1.84%) CCSA
11 3 (1.84%) CCSE
11 3 (1.84%) JNCIE
11 3 (1.84%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.88%) Cyber Essentials
2 19 (11.66%) GDPR
2 19 (11.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (9.20%) SLA
4 9 (5.52%) GPG13
5 7 (4.29%) COBIT
6 5 (3.07%) QA
System Software
1 49 (30.06%) Active Directory
2 25 (15.34%) Hyper-V
3 24 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (3.68%) XenApp
5 5 (3.07%) Firmware
6 4 (2.45%) Docker
7 3 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.61%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (9.82%) SCCM
2 7 (4.29%) Puppet
3 6 (3.68%) FortiGate
3 6 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.07%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.07%) HP SIM
4 5 (3.07%) WSUS
5 4 (2.45%) Ansible
5 4 (2.45%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.45%) Nagios
5 4 (2.45%) Terraform
6 3 (1.84%) Cacti
6 3 (1.84%) CFEngine
6 3 (1.84%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (1.84%) Icinga
6 3 (1.84%) logstash
6 3 (1.84%) Netcool
6 3 (1.84%) Packer
7 2 (1.23%) DameWare
Vendors
1 108 (66.26%) Cisco
2 39 (23.93%) Microsoft
3 37 (22.70%) Palo Alto
3 37 (22.70%) SolarWinds
4 35 (21.47%) Juniper
5 33 (20.25%) VMware
6 23 (14.11%) HP
7 19 (11.66%) F5
8 17 (10.43%) Dell
9 15 (9.20%) Aruba
9 15 (9.20%) Google
10 14 (8.59%) 3Com
10 14 (8.59%) CheckPoint
11 11 (6.75%) Citrix
11 11 (6.75%) Oracle
12 9 (5.52%) Avaya
13 7 (4.29%) Capita
14 6 (3.68%) Meraki
14 6 (3.68%) Red Hat
14 6 (3.68%) Zerto