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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 34 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.97% 1.63% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.32% 10.00% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £70,000 £63,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.80% +34.21%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%

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
53 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.24% 16.26% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 19
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Palo Alto
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) F5
4 4 (57.14%) Network Design
5 3 (42.86%) IPsec
5 3 (42.86%) Juniper
5 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 3 (42.86%) DMZ
5 3 (42.86%) MPLS
5 3 (42.86%) OSPF
5 3 (42.86%) BGP
5 3 (42.86%) Junos
5 3 (42.86%) Riverbed
5 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 3 (42.86%) VPLS
5 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (42.86%) Time Management
5 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 3 (42.86%) Multicast
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) SIEM
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (28.57%) Presales
6 2 (28.57%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (42.86%) DMZ
3 3 (42.86%) IPsec
3 3 (42.86%) Junos
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Multicast
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) VPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) OpenVPN
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Security Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Debian
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Palo Alto
3 4 (57.14%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) Riverbed
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
5 1 (14.29%) VMware