Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 108 114
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6 -9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 102 162 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.22% 2.71% 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.45% 14.25% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 93 145 145
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +22.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £27,950 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £76,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 891 1,137 1,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.42% 19.05% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 706 947 1,020
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -29 18 £35,000 -41.67% 6
Redhill +18 15 £40,000 +14.29%
Egham +31 8 £47,500 +31.03%
Staines +10 8 £40,000 +60.00%
Camberley +2 7 £50,000 -
Chertsey - 7 £50,000 -
Epsom +16 5 £38,750 +19.23% 1
Woking +19 4 £37,500 -31.82%
Reigate -5 3 £30,000 -38.78%
Godalming -3 2 £69,250 +97.86% 1
Caterham - 2 £50,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -3 1 - -
Farnham - 1 £33,500 -
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 68 (66.67%) Cisco
2 58 (56.86%) Firewall
3 57 (55.88%) Windows
4 39 (38.24%) Active Directory
5 38 (37.25%) Microsoft
6 37 (36.27%) LAN
7 36 (35.29%) Linux
7 36 (35.29%) DNS
8 33 (32.35%) Windows Server
9 31 (30.39%) WAN
10 30 (29.41%) Data Centre
11 27 (26.47%) VoIP
12 26 (25.49%) Juniper
13 24 (23.53%) SQL Server
13 24 (23.53%) Office 365
14 23 (22.55%) ITIL
14 23 (22.55%) DHCP
14 23 (22.55%) Internet
14 23 (22.55%) Video Conferencing
15 22 (21.57%) Wireless
15 22 (21.57%) TCP/IP
16 21 (20.59%) SLA
16 21 (20.59%) Wi-Fi
16 21 (20.59%) VMware
17 20 (19.61%) Change Management
17 20 (19.61%) IPsec
17 20 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (18.63%) VLAN
19 17 (16.67%) Network Security
19 17 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

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 15 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 14 (13.73%) IIS
3 6 (5.88%) IBM Domino
3 6 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.96%) Site Server
6 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.90%) Acrobat
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.53%) Office 365
2 14 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.92%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 58 (56.86%) Firewall
2 37 (36.27%) LAN
3 36 (35.29%) DNS
4 31 (30.39%) WAN
5 27 (26.47%) VoIP
6 23 (22.55%) DHCP
6 23 (22.55%) Internet
7 22 (21.57%) TCP/IP
7 22 (21.57%) Wireless
8 21 (20.59%) Wi-Fi
9 20 (19.61%) IPsec
10 19 (18.63%) VLAN
11 17 (16.67%) Network Security
12 13 (12.75%) BGP
12 13 (12.75%) OSPF
13 12 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (8.82%) SAN
15 8 (7.84%) Skype
16 6 (5.88%) HTTPS
16 6 (5.88%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (5.88%) MS Access
4 4 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.92%) MySQL
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 14 (13.73%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.76%) Finance
3 6 (5.88%) Marketing
4 5 (4.90%) Electronics
5 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 15 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 10 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (9.80%) IT Support
4 9 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) IT Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Core Network Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.90%) IP Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.90%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Support Manager
8 5 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) LDAP
1 4 (3.92%) MAPI
2 2 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (0.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 23 (22.55%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.80%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.86%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (6.86%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (4.90%) PKI
6 5 (4.90%) Replication
7 4 (3.92%) Blackberry
7 4 (3.92%) PDA
7 4 (3.92%) YubiKey
8 3 (2.94%) Clustering
9 2 (1.96%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.96%) NHS
10 1 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.98%) Digital Signage
10 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.98%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 57 (55.88%) Windows
2 36 (35.29%) Linux
3 33 (32.35%) Windows Server
4 20 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (12.75%) Windows 10
6 12 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (9.80%) Unix
8 8 (7.84%) Windows XP
9 7 (6.86%) Windows 7
10 5 (4.90%) Solaris
11 4 (3.92%) Mac OS
11 4 (3.92%) VMS
12 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.96%) CentOS
13 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.96%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.98%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.55%) ITIL
2 20 (19.61%) Change Management
3 16 (15.69%) Network Design
4 15 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (14.71%) Project Management
5 14 (13.73%) Information Security
5 14 (13.73%) Service Management
6 13 (12.75%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (10.78%) Network Architecture
8 10 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (9.80%) Incident Management
9 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
10 8 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (7.84%) ITSM
10 8 (7.84%) Network Management
10 8 (7.84%) Service Desk Management
11 7 (6.86%) High Availability
11 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Management
12 6 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.76%) Python
2 11 (10.78%) SQL
3 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.88%) Perl
5 5 (4.90%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.92%) C
7 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (11.76%) CCNP
2 12 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (9.80%) Degree
4 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 8 (7.84%) CCNA
5 8 (7.84%) MCSE
5 8 (7.84%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.88%) MCITP
7 4 (3.92%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.92%) PMP
8 3 (2.94%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.96%) MCSA
10 1 (0.98%) CCDA
10 1 (0.98%) CCDP
10 1 (0.98%) CCIE
10 1 (0.98%) CISSP
10 1 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.59%) SLA
2 5 (4.90%) FISMA
3 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.98%) GDPR
4 1 (0.98%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.98%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 17 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.75%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.80%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.88%) Firmware
5 6 (5.88%) vSphere
6 4 (3.92%) KVM
7 3 (2.94%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.98%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (6.86%) WSUS
3 6 (5.88%) SCOM
3 6 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (4.90%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (4.90%) Perfmon
4 5 (4.90%) SCCM
5 4 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.96%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.98%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 68 (66.67%) Cisco
2 38 (37.25%) Microsoft
3 26 (25.49%) Juniper
4 21 (20.59%) VMware
5 13 (12.75%) CheckPoint
6 12 (11.76%) Aruba
7 10 (9.80%) HP
8 9 (8.82%) Apple
8 9 (8.82%) McAfee
8 9 (8.82%) Palo Alto
9 7 (6.86%) Arista
9 7 (6.86%) Citrix
9 7 (6.86%) Sophos
10 6 (5.88%) Lotus
10 6 (5.88%) Remedy
11 5 (4.90%) Avaya
11 5 (4.90%) CA
11 5 (4.90%) Dell
11 5 (4.90%) Huawei
11 5 (4.90%) ServiceNow