Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 131 85
Rank change year-on-year -4 -46 +55
Permanent jobs citing VPN 124 157 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.02% 2.37% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.66% 11.47% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 114 130 289
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £43,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% +11.54% -
10th Percentile £26,575 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £69,250 £60,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £43,173
% change year-on-year -6.67% +4.23% +15.13%

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 1163 1369 1926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.91% 20.63% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1133 1659
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,550
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -2 31 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Camberley +4 18 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Reigate - 10 £60,000 - 2
Egham -21 8 £36,250 -27.50%
Woking +3 6 £58,750 +30.56%
Godalming -11 6 £33,500 -33.00% 1
Dorking +4 5 £22,500 -
Leatherhead +4 5 £26,500 -36.53%
Staines +11 4 £24,250 -46.70% 1
Weybridge +1 4 £49,500 -17.50%
Sunbury-on-Thames -7 1 £55,000 +22.22%
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VPN.

1 70 (56.45%) Firewall
2 68 (54.84%) Cisco
3 59 (47.58%) Windows
4 55 (44.35%) WAN
5 49 (39.52%) Microsoft
6 48 (38.71%) Active Directory
7 43 (34.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (33.87%) Windows Server
9 41 (33.06%) VoIP
10 40 (32.26%) Windows 7
11 39 (31.45%) DNS
12 36 (29.03%) Linux
12 36 (29.03%) VMware
13 34 (27.42%) MS Exchange
13 34 (27.42%) Office 365
14 33 (26.61%) VLAN
15 31 (25.00%) IPsec
16 30 (24.19%) ITIL
16 30 (24.19%) Microsoft Azure
17 27 (21.77%) Windows 10
17 27 (21.77%) LAN
17 27 (21.77%) TCP/IP
17 27 (21.77%) Cisco Certification
18 26 (20.97%) Finance
19 25 (20.16%) Wireless
19 25 (20.16%) Network Security
19 25 (20.16%) Exchange Server 2010
20 24 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
20 24 (19.35%) CCNP
20 24 (19.35%) Microsoft Office

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 34 (27.42%) MS Exchange
2 25 (20.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
5 9 (7.26%) Skype for Business
6 7 (5.65%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.61%) Apache
8 2 (1.61%) nginx
9 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.81%) Confluence
9 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.81%) IIS
9 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 24 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.42%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 34 (27.42%) Office 365
2 30 (24.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (16.94%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (12.10%) IaaS
5 13 (10.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (10.48%) PaaS
6 4 (3.23%) SaaS
7 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 70 (56.45%) Firewall
2 55 (44.35%) WAN
3 41 (33.06%) VoIP
4 39 (31.45%) DNS
5 33 (26.61%) VLAN
6 31 (25.00%) IPsec
7 27 (21.77%) LAN
7 27 (21.77%) TCP/IP
8 25 (20.16%) Network Security
8 25 (20.16%) Wireless
9 23 (18.55%) BGP
10 21 (16.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (16.94%) Ethernet
11 20 (16.13%) DHCP
12 16 (12.90%) GSM
12 16 (12.90%) SCCP
12 16 (12.90%) SCTP
12 16 (12.90%) SNMP
12 16 (12.90%) TCAP
12 16 (12.90%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.23%) MySQL
4 3 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.61%) DB2
5 2 (1.61%) Infinispan
5 2 (1.61%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.61%) Redis
5 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.81%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (20.97%) Finance
2 23 (18.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.84%) Marketing
4 5 (4.03%) Law
5 4 (3.23%) Retail
6 2 (1.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (26.61%) Network Engineer
2 23 (18.55%) Administrator
3 22 (17.74%) Support Engineer
3 22 (17.74%) Systems Administrator
4 21 (16.94%) IT Support
5 16 (12.90%) Telecoms Engineer
6 15 (12.10%) Senior Network Engineer
7 14 (11.29%) Analyst
8 13 (10.48%) IT Administrator
8 13 (10.48%) IT Systems Administrator
9 11 (8.87%) Network Manager
9 11 (8.87%) Server Administrator
9 11 (8.87%) Server Support
9 11 (8.87%) Systems Support
9 11 (8.87%) Telecoms Support Engineer
9 11 (8.87%) Windows Administrator
9 11 (8.87%) Windows Server Administrator
9 11 (8.87%) Windows Server Support
9 11 (8.87%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 10 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.61%) J2EE
2 2 (1.61%) Java EE
2 2 (1.61%) Play Framework
2 2 (1.61%) RESTful
2 2 (1.61%) Spring
2 2 (1.61%) Web Services
3 1 (0.81%) iBATIS
3 1 (0.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.45%) Clustering
3 7 (5.65%) iPhone
4 6 (4.84%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.03%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.42%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.42%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.61%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.61%) iPad
8 2 (1.61%) NHS
8 2 (1.61%) PKI
9 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (47.58%) Windows
2 43 (34.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (33.87%) Windows Server
4 40 (32.26%) Windows 7
5 36 (29.03%) Linux
6 27 (21.77%) Windows 10
7 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (6.45%) Windows 8
9 7 (5.65%) Android
9 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (4.84%) Windows XP
11 5 (4.03%) Ubuntu
12 4 (3.23%) Unix
13 3 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.61%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.81%) CentOS
15 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.81%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.19%) ITIL
2 17 (13.71%) Network Monitoring
3 16 (12.90%) Presales
4 15 (12.10%) Network Management
5 14 (11.29%) Load Balancing
6 12 (9.68%) Capacity Management
6 12 (9.68%) Change Management
6 12 (9.68%) Project Management
6 12 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 10 (8.06%) CRM
8 9 (7.26%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (5.65%) Coaching
9 7 (5.65%) Network Virtualisation
10 6 (4.84%) Problem Management
11 5 (4.03%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.03%) Proactive Monitoring
11 5 (4.03%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.03%) Service Management
12 4 (3.23%) Process Improvement
12 4 (3.23%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.32%) PowerShell
2 18 (14.52%) Perl
3 17 (13.71%) Python
4 16 (12.90%) Bash Shell
5 9 (7.26%) C++
6 8 (6.45%) C
7 7 (5.65%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.84%) SQL
9 3 (2.42%) Java
10 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (21.77%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (19.35%) CCNP
3 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (8.87%) MCSE
5 9 (7.26%) MCSA
6 8 (6.45%) Degree
6 8 (6.45%) MCP
7 6 (4.84%) CCNA
7 6 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.42%) CCIE
10 2 (1.61%) CCDA
10 2 (1.61%) CCSA
10 2 (1.61%) CCSE
10 2 (1.61%) CISSP
10 2 (1.61%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.61%) MCITP
10 2 (1.61%) MCTS
10 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.81%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) SLA
2 7 (5.65%) QA
System Software
1 48 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 24 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (16.94%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.26%) Terminal Services
5 7 (5.65%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (4.03%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (3.23%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.61%) pfSense
8 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.61%) vSphere
9 1 (0.81%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (0.81%) Docker
9 1 (0.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (16.13%) SCCM
2 10 (8.06%) Backup Exec
3 8 (6.45%) WSUS
4 7 (5.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (5.65%) SCOM
5 4 (3.23%) Cacti
6 2 (1.61%) Nagios
6 2 (1.61%) Puppet
7 1 (0.81%) Ansible
7 1 (0.81%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.81%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.81%) Icinga
7 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.81%) logstash
7 1 (0.81%) Netcool
7 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.81%) vMotion
Vendors
1 68 (54.84%) Cisco
2 49 (39.52%) Microsoft
3 36 (29.03%) VMware
4 20 (16.13%) Palo Alto
4 20 (16.13%) SolarWinds
5 19 (15.32%) Juniper
6 17 (13.71%) Dell
7 12 (9.68%) HP
8 11 (8.87%) Symantec
9 10 (8.06%) CheckPoint
10 9 (7.26%) 3Com
10 9 (7.26%) Aruba
10 9 (7.26%) Avaya
10 9 (7.26%) Veeam
11 7 (5.65%) Apple
12 6 (4.84%) F5
13 4 (3.23%) IronPort
13 4 (3.23%) Oracle
13 4 (3.23%) ServiceNow
14 3 (2.42%) Polycom