The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 20 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.10% 1.03% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £72,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VPN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 24.59% 29.90% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 19
Average salary £57,500 £72,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £78,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £105,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

VPN
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

VPN Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

VPN
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Network Security
3 7 (77.78%) F5
3 7 (77.78%) Palo Alto
4 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Qualys
5 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
5 4 (44.44%) CCIE
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Threat Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) Presales
5 4 (44.44%) AlgoSec
5 4 (44.44%) Cyber-Ark
5 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (44.44%) ArcSight
5 4 (44.44%) SIEM
5 4 (44.44%) Riverbed
6 3 (33.33%) Junos
6 3 (33.33%) Multicast
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (33.33%) BGP

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Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (33.33%) DMZ
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) IPsec
4 3 (33.33%) Junos
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) Multicast
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) VPLS
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Network Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Security Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Security Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) Threat Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
3 3 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCIE
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) Palo Alto
3 4 (44.44%) AlgoSec
3 4 (44.44%) ArcSight
3 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (44.44%) Qualys
3 4 (44.44%) Riverbed
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec