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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 33 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.59% 1.44% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 6.38% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £70,000 £53,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.84% -23.57%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -6.84%
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
50 47 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 29.41% 22.49% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 28
Average salary £70,000 £67,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +24.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £47,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £75,000 £110,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) 802.15
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) JSON

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Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) 802.15
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (50.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) OAuth
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Assembla