The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 45 52
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 2.21% 3.74% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 23.73% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 1
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year -1.84% +4.48%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 45 59 79
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 19.91% 15.78% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 72
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +91.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Woking

VPN
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for VPN in Woking

VPN
Salary Histogram in Woking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Woking over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Woking region with a requirement for VPN.

1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
1 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Nokia
3 7 (43.75%) SCCM
3 7 (43.75%) iPhone
3 7 (43.75%) iPad
4 6 (37.50%) Avaya
5 5 (31.25%) SLA
5 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
5 5 (31.25%) Break/Fix
6 4 (25.00%) SIEM
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
7 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
8 2 (12.50%) Service Management
8 2 (12.50%) Information Security
8 2 (12.50%) ITSM
8 2 (12.50%) Back Office
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (12.50%) Lotus
8 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (12.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) iPad
1 7 (43.75%) iPhone
2 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
3 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Break/Fix
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) SIEM
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Nokia
4 6 (37.50%) Avaya
5 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) Lotus