Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 108 98
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10 +60
Permanent jobs citing VPN 162 166 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.70% 2.83% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.14% 13.56% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 145 147 236
Surrey median annual salary £46,000 £37,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.67% -4.46% -4.27%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 1,146 1,224 1,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.10% 20.83% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1,030 1,414
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,075 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,525 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year -5.56% +0.56% +11.88%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +17 51 £60,000 +41.18% 5
Reigate - 20 £49,000 - 1
Camberley -5 14 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Leatherhead +9 12 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Staines +13 9 £25,000 -52.38%
Egham -11 8 £35,000 -
Woking -4 7 £55,000 +69.23%
Weybridge -4 4 £49,500 -17.50%
Godalming -14 3 £35,000 +66.67% 2
Dorking +6 2 £21,500 -6.52%
Epsom -20 2 £32,500 -13.33%
Redhill +1 1 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £55,000 - 1
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 100 (61.73%) Cisco
2 95 (58.64%) Firewall
3 81 (50.00%) Windows
4 69 (42.59%) Active Directory
5 68 (41.98%) WAN
6 61 (37.65%) Windows Server
7 57 (35.19%) Microsoft
8 54 (33.33%) ITIL
9 51 (31.48%) IPsec
10 46 (28.40%) Windows 7
11 44 (27.16%) Cisco Certification
12 43 (26.54%) VMware
13 40 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 40 (24.69%) Data Centre
14 39 (24.07%) Cisco Nexus
14 39 (24.07%) CCNP
14 39 (24.07%) Ethernet
15 38 (23.46%) Office 365
16 37 (22.84%) SolarWinds
16 37 (22.84%) LAN
16 37 (22.84%) SSL
17 35 (21.60%) VLAN
18 34 (20.99%) Linux
18 34 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
19 33 (20.37%) Load Balancing
19 33 (20.37%) Wireless
20 32 (19.75%) Penetration Testing
20 32 (19.75%) VoIP
20 32 (19.75%) Windows 10
21 31 (19.14%) Cisco ASA

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 30 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 26 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.94%) Skype for Business
6 5 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.47%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.85%) Apache
9 2 (1.23%) nginx
10 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.62%) Confluence
10 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.62%) IIS
10 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (15.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.85%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 38 (23.46%) Office 365
2 34 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (16.05%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (6.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (6.79%) IaaS
4 11 (6.79%) PaaS
5 7 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.09%) SaaS
7 3 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.85%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 95 (58.64%) Firewall
2 68 (41.98%) WAN
3 51 (31.48%) IPsec
4 39 (24.07%) Cisco Nexus
4 39 (24.07%) Ethernet
5 37 (22.84%) LAN
5 37 (22.84%) SSL
6 35 (21.60%) VLAN
7 33 (20.37%) Wireless
8 32 (19.75%) VoIP
9 31 (19.14%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (19.14%) DNS
10 29 (17.90%) Network Security
11 23 (14.20%) TCP/IP
12 21 (12.96%) BGP
13 20 (12.35%) OSPF
14 19 (11.73%) IP Telephony
14 19 (11.73%) SNMP
15 15 (9.26%) HSRP
15 15 (9.26%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.09%) MySQL
2 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.23%) DB2
4 2 (1.23%) Infinispan
4 2 (1.23%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.23%) Redis
4 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.85%) Hudson
2 3 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.62%) JIRA
3 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (13.58%) Finance
2 13 (8.02%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.47%) Marketing
4 3 (1.85%) Law
5 2 (1.23%) Advertising
5 2 (1.23%) Banking
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
6 1 (0.62%) Back Office
6 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (27.16%) Network Engineer
2 24 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 23 (14.20%) Administrator
4 21 (12.96%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (10.49%) IT Support
7 14 (8.64%) Consultant
7 14 (8.64%) Network Manager
8 13 (8.02%) IT Administrator
9 12 (7.41%) IT Systems Administrator
9 12 (7.41%) Telecoms Engineer
10 11 (6.79%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (6.79%) Analyst
10 11 (6.79%) Core Network Engineer
11 10 (6.17%) Security Consultant
12 9 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
12 9 (5.56%) Server Administrator
12 9 (5.56%) Server Support
12 9 (5.56%) Systems Support
12 9 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.23%) J2EE
1 2 (1.23%) Java EE
1 2 (1.23%) LAMP
1 2 (1.23%) Play Framework
1 2 (1.23%) RESTful
1 2 (1.23%) Spring
1 2 (1.23%) Web Services
2 1 (0.62%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.69%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.73%) Clustering
3 12 (7.41%) Public Cloud
4 10 (6.17%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (5.56%) NHS
6 8 (4.94%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.70%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.47%) iPhone
9 3 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.23%) PKI
10 2 (1.23%) Replication
11 1 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.62%) iPad
11 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.62%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (50.00%) Windows
2 61 (37.65%) Windows Server
3 46 (28.40%) Windows 7
4 40 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (20.99%) Linux
6 32 (19.75%) Windows 10
7 16 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (8.02%) Windows 8
9 9 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.32%) Android
10 7 (4.32%) Windows XP
11 5 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.47%) Unix
13 3 (1.85%) SUSE
13 3 (1.85%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.23%) CentOS
14 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.33%) ITIL
2 33 (20.37%) Load Balancing
3 32 (19.75%) Penetration Testing
4 26 (16.05%) Network Monitoring
5 23 (14.20%) Network Virtualisation
6 18 (11.11%) Network Management
7 17 (10.49%) Capacity Management
7 17 (10.49%) Change Management
8 14 (8.64%) Software Engineering
9 12 (7.41%) Data Protection
9 12 (7.41%) Network Architecture
10 10 (6.17%) Identity Access Management
10 10 (6.17%) Project Management
10 10 (6.17%) Security Monitoring
11 9 (5.56%) Coaching
11 9 (5.56%) CRM
12 8 (4.94%) Service Delivery
13 7 (4.32%) Information Security
13 7 (4.32%) PRINCE2
13 7 (4.32%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.49%) Python
2 15 (9.26%) Perl
3 12 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 12 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 11 (6.79%) SQL
5 8 (4.94%) C
6 7 (4.32%) Java
7 5 (3.09%) C++
8 3 (1.85%) Ruby
9 2 (1.23%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (27.16%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (24.07%) CCNP
3 18 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (9.88%) CCNA
5 14 (8.64%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (8.02%) MCSE
7 11 (6.79%) CCIE
8 9 (5.56%) CISSP
9 8 (4.94%) Degree
9 8 (4.94%) MCP
10 7 (4.32%) CISA
10 7 (4.32%) CISM
10 7 (4.32%) MCSA
11 6 (3.70%) CCDA
11 6 (3.70%) JNCIP
11 6 (3.70%) SC Cleared
11 6 (3.70%) Security Cleared
12 4 (2.47%) CCSA
12 4 (2.47%) CCSE
12 4 (2.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) Cyber Essentials
1 10 (6.17%) GDPR
1 10 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (6.17%) SLA
2 8 (4.94%) QA
3 4 (2.47%) COBIT
3 4 (2.47%) GPG13
System Software
1 69 (42.59%) Active Directory
2 30 (18.52%) Hyper-V
3 28 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.09%) BitLocker
4 5 (3.09%) Terminal Services
4 5 (3.09%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.47%) Docker
5 4 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.85%) Firmware
7 2 (1.23%) pfSense
7 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.23%) vSphere
7 2 (1.23%) XenApp
8 1 (0.62%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 25 (15.43%) SCCM
2 8 (4.94%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.70%) Puppet
3 6 (3.70%) WSUS
4 5 (3.09%) Cacti
4 5 (3.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.09%) SCOM
5 4 (2.47%) Ansible
5 4 (2.47%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (1.85%) Nagios
6 3 (1.85%) Packer
6 3 (1.85%) Terraform
7 2 (1.23%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.23%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.23%) Icinga
7 2 (1.23%) logstash
7 2 (1.23%) Netcool
8 1 (0.62%) vMotion
Vendors
1 100 (61.73%) Cisco
2 57 (35.19%) Microsoft
3 43 (26.54%) VMware
4 37 (22.84%) SolarWinds
5 27 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 25 (15.43%) Juniper
7 24 (14.81%) Dell
8 20 (12.35%) F5
9 18 (11.11%) HP
10 14 (8.64%) 3Com
10 14 (8.64%) Aruba
11 12 (7.41%) Avaya
12 10 (6.17%) CheckPoint
13 9 (5.56%) Symantec
14 7 (4.32%) Citrix
14 7 (4.32%) Veeam
15 6 (3.70%) Apple
15 6 (3.70%) Red Hat
16 5 (3.09%) NetApp
16 5 (3.09%) Oracle