Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 22 27
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 +5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 1.15% 10.17% 4.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 40.00% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 4
West Malling median annual salary - £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -35.37%
Kent median annual salary £24,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -55.45% +29.41% +30.77%

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 West Malling with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Malling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 14 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 16.09% 25.42% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 15
West Malling median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £35,250 £26,550
90th Percentile £61,000 £62,500 £49,500
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +1.43%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Malling.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in West Malling

VPN
Salary Trend in West Malling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN in West Malling.

Salary trend for VPN in West Malling

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 West Malling region with a requirement for VPN.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds