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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 18 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.28% 0.63% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
14 22 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.95% 6.96% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 60
Average salary £37,500 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £77,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Avaya
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) tcpdump
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow

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Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) tcpdump
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Avaya
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow