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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 106 153 199
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +46
Permanent jobs citing VPN 178 161 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.69% 1.60% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.35% 9.88% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 147 149 164
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1089 1630 1972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.48% 16.24% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 946 1395 1670
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VPN
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VPN Salary Trend in the City of London

VPN
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in the City of London

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for VPN.

1 177 (57.84%) Cisco
2 168 (54.90%) Firewall
3 140 (45.75%) Cisco Certification
4 133 (43.46%) Windows
5 123 (40.20%) WAN
6 121 (39.54%) LAN
7 100 (32.68%) CCNP
8 98 (32.03%) OSPF
9 95 (31.05%) BGP
10 85 (27.78%) MPLS
11 83 (27.12%) Telecoms
12 82 (26.80%) CheckPoint
13 79 (25.82%) Microsoft
14 78 (25.49%) Active Directory
14 78 (25.49%) MS Office
15 75 (24.51%) Cisco ASA
16 73 (23.86%) Windows 7
17 70 (22.88%) CCNA
18 67 (21.90%) Network Security
18 67 (21.90%) Palo Alto
19 65 (21.24%) Juniper
19 65 (21.24%) Wireless
20 64 (20.92%) ITIL
21 62 (20.26%) F5
22 55 (17.97%) Finance
23 52 (16.99%) DNS
23 52 (16.99%) Degree
24 51 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
24 51 (16.67%) EIGRP
25 50 (16.34%) Change Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 51 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 32 (10.46%) MS Exchange
3 23 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (5.56%) IIS
5 11 (3.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (2.29%) Apache
6 7 (2.29%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.63%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.98%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.65%) JBoss
9 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 78 (25.49%) MS Office
2 37 (12.09%) MS Visio
3 29 (9.48%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) assyst
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.59%) Office 365
4 5 (1.63%) SaaS
5 4 (1.31%) IaaS
6 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.65%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.65%) PaaS
8 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 168 (54.90%) Firewall
2 123 (40.20%) WAN
3 121 (39.54%) LAN
4 98 (32.03%) OSPF
5 95 (31.05%) BGP
6 85 (27.78%) MPLS
7 75 (24.51%) Cisco ASA
8 67 (21.90%) Network Security
9 65 (21.24%) Wireless
10 52 (16.99%) DNS
11 51 (16.67%) EIGRP
12 47 (15.36%) VoIP
13 46 (15.03%) TCP/IP
14 43 (14.05%) VLAN
15 40 (13.07%) HSRP
16 38 (12.42%) FWSM
17 37 (12.09%) SSL
18 36 (11.76%) Internet
19 34 (11.11%) VRRP
20 30 (9.80%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.61%) MySQL
3 4 (1.31%) Redis
3 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.33%) GIS
5 1 (0.33%) MS Access
5 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Subversion
2 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 83 (27.12%) Telecoms
2 55 (17.97%) Finance
3 24 (7.84%) Banking
4 14 (4.58%) Law
5 10 (3.27%) Advertising
6 6 (1.96%) Legal
7 5 (1.63%) Retail
8 3 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Front Office
9 2 (0.65%) German Language
9 2 (0.65%) Japanese Language
9 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.65%) Marketing
9 2 (0.65%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 145 (47.39%) Network Engineer
2 65 (21.24%) Support Engineer
3 60 (19.61%) Security Engineer
4 54 (17.65%) Network Security Engineer
5 48 (15.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 43 (14.05%) Analyst
7 41 (13.40%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 36 (11.76%) Network Support
9 32 (10.46%) Network Support Engineer
10 31 (10.13%) Cisco Engineer
11 29 (9.48%) Data Network Engineer
12 28 (9.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 28 (9.15%) Data Engineer
13 27 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
14 26 (8.50%) 1st Line Support
14 26 (8.50%) Senior Network Engineer
15 23 (7.52%) Systems Support
15 23 (7.52%) Systems Support Engineer
16 22 (7.19%) Network Systems Engineer
17 21 (6.86%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.92%) 802.1X
2 7 (2.29%) XMPP
3 5 (1.63%) LAMP
4 4 (1.31%) beanstalkd
4 4 (1.31%) COM
4 4 (1.31%) XML
5 2 (0.65%) Middleware
6 1 (0.33%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.33%) JSON
6 1 (0.33%) Web Services
6 1 (0.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 29 (9.48%) Data Centre
3 23 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.86%) Over-the-Top Content
5 18 (5.88%) Blackberry
6 17 (5.56%) Internet of Things
6 17 (5.56%) IPTV
7 14 (4.58%) iPhone
8 13 (4.25%) RSA SecurID
8 13 (4.25%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (3.27%) iPad
10 8 (2.61%) Clustering
10 8 (2.61%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.96%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.96%) Replication
12 5 (1.63%) e-Health
12 5 (1.63%) Hedge funds
12 5 (1.63%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.31%) Computer Science
13 4 (1.31%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 133 (43.46%) Windows
2 73 (23.86%) Windows 7
3 46 (15.03%) Windows Server
4 44 (14.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (8.82%) Linux
7 19 (6.21%) Unix
8 15 (4.90%) Android
9 14 (4.58%) Windows 8
10 12 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.94%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.96%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.96%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.63%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.33%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.92%) ITIL
2 50 (16.34%) Change Management
3 42 (13.73%) Patch Management
4 39 (12.75%) Load Balancing
5 37 (12.09%) DDoS Mitigation
6 36 (11.76%) SIEM
7 32 (10.46%) High Availability
8 24 (7.84%) Migration
9 22 (7.19%) E-Commerce
10 21 (6.86%) Network Design
11 20 (6.54%) Service Management
11 20 (6.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 19 (6.21%) ITIL V3
13 18 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
14 16 (5.23%) Service Delivery
15 14 (4.58%) Network Management
16 13 (4.25%) HOOD
16 13 (4.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
16 13 (4.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
17 12 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (12.42%) Python
2 31 (10.13%) Perl
3 19 (6.21%) Bash Shell
4 18 (5.88%) Ruby
5 16 (5.23%) SQL
6 4 (1.31%) C
6 4 (1.31%) Java
6 4 (1.31%) PHP
6 4 (1.31%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.65%) C++
8 1 (0.33%) AWK
8 1 (0.33%) Korn
8 1 (0.33%) sed
8 1 (0.33%) VB
8 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 140 (45.75%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (32.68%) CCNP
3 70 (22.88%) CCNA
4 52 (16.99%) Degree
5 31 (10.13%) CCSP
6 30 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (9.80%) Security Cleared
7 28 (9.15%) CCSE
8 25 (8.17%) SSCP
9 21 (6.86%) CCIP
9 21 (6.86%) MCSE
10 15 (4.90%) CCSA
11 13 (4.25%) CCIE
11 13 (4.25%) JNCIA
11 13 (4.25%) MCSA
12 12 (3.92%) MCP
13 10 (3.27%) CCVP
13 10 (3.27%) JNCIS
14 9 (2.94%) MCITP
15 7 (2.29%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.92%) SLA
2 7 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.96%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) ISO15022
4 1 (0.33%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 78 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 32 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.90%) XenApp
4 13 (4.25%) XenDesktop
5 11 (3.59%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.29%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.65%) vSphere
9 1 (0.33%) NFS
9 1 (0.33%) Snort
9 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (10.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (3.59%) SCCM
3 8 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (2.61%) Puppet
4 7 (2.29%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (1.96%) Ansible
6 5 (1.63%) Nagios
7 4 (1.31%) Cacti
7 4 (1.31%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.31%) FortiGate
7 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.65%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.65%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.65%) DameWare
8 2 (0.65%) Graphite
8 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.65%) SELinux
8 2 (0.65%) vMotion
9 1 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.33%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 177 (57.84%) Cisco
2 82 (26.80%) CheckPoint
3 79 (25.82%) Microsoft
4 67 (21.90%) Palo Alto
5 65 (21.24%) Juniper
6 62 (20.26%) F5
7 42 (13.73%) Citrix
8 37 (12.09%) VMware
9 29 (9.48%) Riverbed
10 19 (6.21%) Blue Coat
10 19 (6.21%) Splunk
11 17 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 17 (5.56%) HP
12 14 (4.58%) Akamai
12 14 (4.58%) SevOne
13 12 (3.92%) Brocade
14 10 (3.27%) Symantec
15 9 (2.94%) Forcepoint
15 9 (2.94%) Intel Security
15 9 (2.94%) Qualys
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Bluetownonline
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Trainline
Salary: Market leading salary
Posted: 2 days ago
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Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + £4.5k shift allow + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 23 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: £80,000 + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago