The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 16 21
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.56% 4.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.09% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Median salary - £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +8.21%
VPN
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 11 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 26.42% 17.19% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 23
Median salary £49,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

VPN
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

VPN Salary Trend in Aberdeen