Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 146 121
Rank change year-on-year +3 -25 -36
Permanent jobs citing VPN 90 122 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.81% 1.98% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.51% 10.42% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 89 112 130
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,375
90th Percentile £65,250 £65,000 £60,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -6.67% +4.23%

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 946 1,171 1,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.97% 19.05% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 975 1,135
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +3.75%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -18 13 £48,750 +39.29% 1
Redhill - 12 £24,000 - 3
Staines +15 7 £40,000 +64.95%
Leatherhead +2 7 £45,000 +69.81%
Epsom - 5 £38,750 - 1
Camberley -9 4 £50,000 -
Godalming -9 4 £60,000 +79.10% 1
Chertsey - 4 £48,750 - 1
Egham +30 3 £35,000 -3.45%
Farnham - 3 £29,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 2 £52,500 -4.55%
Reigate -5 2 £30,000 -50.00% 3
Caterham - 2 £50,000 -
Shepperton - 1 - -
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 54 (60.00%) Windows
2 52 (57.78%) Firewall
3 49 (54.44%) Cisco
4 37 (41.11%) Active Directory
5 36 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 35 (38.89%) DNS
6 35 (38.89%) Windows Server
7 34 (37.78%) LAN
8 31 (34.44%) Linux
9 25 (27.78%) WAN
10 24 (26.67%) Juniper
10 24 (26.67%) Network Security
10 24 (26.67%) Office 365
11 23 (25.56%) VMware
12 22 (24.44%) Internet
12 22 (24.44%) Data Centre
13 21 (23.33%) Wireless
13 21 (23.33%) IPsec
14 20 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (21.11%) VLAN
15 19 (21.11%) Change Management
16 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
16 18 (20.00%) MS Exchange
16 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (18.89%) Video Conferencing
17 17 (18.89%) Hyper-V
17 17 (18.89%) Information Security
17 17 (18.89%) VoIP
17 17 (18.89%) Problem-Solving
18 16 (17.78%) ITIL

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 18 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.11%) IIS
3 7 (7.78%) Skype for Business
4 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.33%) IBM Domino
6 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.11%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.67%) Office 365
2 11 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.56%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 52 (57.78%) Firewall
2 35 (38.89%) DNS
3 34 (37.78%) LAN
4 25 (27.78%) WAN
5 24 (26.67%) Network Security
6 22 (24.44%) Internet
7 21 (23.33%) IPsec
7 21 (23.33%) Wireless
8 19 (21.11%) VLAN
9 17 (18.89%) VoIP
10 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
11 15 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (15.56%) DHCP
13 13 (14.44%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (12.22%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (10.00%) Skype
16 8 (8.89%) BGP
16 8 (8.89%) OSPF
17 7 (7.78%) Wireshark
18 5 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (5.56%) MySQL
3 3 (3.33%) MS Access
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 13 (14.44%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.11%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Marketing
4 3 (3.33%) Electronics
4 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (28.89%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.78%) Security Engineer
2 16 (17.78%) Support Engineer
3 12 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) IT Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) IT Support
5 8 (8.89%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Wireless Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (6.67%) IT Manager
7 6 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.56%) LDAP
1 5 (5.56%) MAPI
2 3 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 17 (18.89%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (12.22%) PKI
4 10 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.56%) Replication
6 5 (5.56%) YubiKey
7 4 (4.44%) Driving Licence
8 3 (3.33%) CESG
9 2 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (2.22%) NHS
10 1 (1.11%) Clustering
10 1 (1.11%) iPhone
10 1 (1.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 54 (60.00%) Windows
2 35 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 31 (34.44%) Linux
4 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (12.22%) Solaris
7 10 (11.11%) Windows 10
8 8 (8.89%) Windows 7
9 6 (6.67%) Unix
10 5 (5.56%) VMS
11 4 (4.44%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
13 2 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (1.11%) Android
14 1 (1.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.11%) Change Management
2 17 (18.89%) Information Security
2 17 (18.89%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (17.78%) ITIL
4 12 (13.33%) Network Design
5 11 (12.22%) Computer Security
5 11 (12.22%) Software Deployment
6 10 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (10.00%) Service Management
8 8 (8.89%) Network Architecture
8 8 (8.89%) Project Management
8 8 (8.89%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.78%) Security Architecture
10 6 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (6.67%) Decision-Making
10 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.67%) High Availability
10 6 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.33%) SQL
2 8 (8.89%) Python
3 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.44%) Perl
5 3 (3.33%) C
6 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (14.44%) CCNP
2 13 (14.44%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (11.11%) CCNA
3 10 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (8.89%) Degree
5 8 (8.89%) MCSE
6 7 (7.78%) MCITP
7 3 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (3.33%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.33%) PMP
8 2 (2.22%) CISA
8 2 (2.22%) CISM
8 2 (2.22%) CISSP
8 2 (2.22%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.11%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.11%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) SLA
2 11 (12.22%) FISMA
3 5 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (3.33%) GDPR
5 3 (3.33%) GPG13
6 2 (2.22%) ISO 22301
7 1 (1.11%) ISO 14001
7 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (41.11%) Active Directory
2 20 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (18.89%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.67%) vSphere
6 5 (5.56%) KVM
7 3 (3.33%) Firmware
8 2 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (7.78%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (7.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (4.44%) SCCM
4 4 (4.44%) WSUS
5 3 (3.33%) Perfmon
5 3 (3.33%) SCOM
5 3 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (54.44%) Cisco
2 36 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (26.67%) Juniper
4 23 (25.56%) VMware
5 13 (14.44%) CheckPoint
5 13 (14.44%) Sophos
6 11 (12.22%) McAfee
7 9 (10.00%) Palo Alto
8 8 (8.89%) Aruba
8 8 (8.89%) Symantec
9 7 (7.78%) Trend Micro
10 6 (6.67%) Apple
10 6 (6.67%) Arista
10 6 (6.67%) HP
11 5 (5.56%) NETGEAR
11 5 (5.56%) Riverbed
11 5 (5.56%) Vyatta
12 4 (4.44%) Dell
13 3 (3.33%) Avaya
13 3 (3.33%) Citrix