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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
London / City of London
Rank 139 137 93
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -44
Permanent jobs citing VPN 88 126 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.75% 1.84% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.15% 12.24% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 77 105 247
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £71,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
867 1029 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.25% 15.03% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 812 923 1669
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 24 February 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in the City of London

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for VPN.

1 128 (65.98%) Firewall
2 121 (62.37%) Cisco
3 98 (50.52%) Windows
4 95 (48.97%) Cisco Certification
5 73 (37.63%) CCNP
6 72 (37.11%) Microsoft
7 64 (32.99%) Active Directory
8 63 (32.47%) VMware
9 60 (30.93%) DNS
10 56 (28.87%) TCP/IP
11 54 (27.84%) Windows Server
12 51 (26.29%) Cisco ASA
13 50 (25.77%) Wireless
14 48 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 48 (24.74%) Network Security
15 47 (24.23%) DHCP
16 46 (23.71%) WAN
16 46 (23.71%) ITIL
17 45 (23.20%) LAN
18 44 (22.68%) Finance
19 42 (21.65%) CCNA
20 41 (21.13%) Citrix
21 36 (18.56%) MS Exchange
22 35 (18.04%) MS Office
22 35 (18.04%) Data Centre
23 34 (17.53%) Palo Alto
24 33 (17.01%) Degree
25 32 (16.49%) MPLS
25 32 (16.49%) Juniper
25 32 (16.49%) SAN

VPN
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 36 (18.56%) MS Exchange
2 19 (9.79%) Skype for Business
3 16 (8.25%) Apache
3 16 (8.25%) SharePoint
4 15 (7.73%) IIS
5 14 (7.22%) Tomcat
6 13 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (5.67%) JBoss
8 9 (4.64%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.52%) CMS
12 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (18.04%) MS Office
2 17 (8.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (11.86%) Office 365
3 13 (6.70%) IaaS
4 12 (6.19%) PaaS
4 12 (6.19%) SaaS
5 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Akamai
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.52%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.52%) G Suite
7 1 (0.52%) GitHub
7 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.52%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 128 (65.98%) Firewall
2 60 (30.93%) DNS
3 56 (28.87%) TCP/IP
4 51 (26.29%) Cisco ASA
5 50 (25.77%) Wireless
6 48 (24.74%) Network Security
7 47 (24.23%) DHCP
8 46 (23.71%) WAN
9 45 (23.20%) LAN
10 32 (16.49%) MPLS
10 32 (16.49%) SAN
11 29 (14.95%) BGP
12 28 (14.43%) VoIP
13 27 (13.92%) OSPF
14 23 (11.86%) SSL
15 15 (7.73%) Cisco ISE
16 14 (7.22%) HTTP
17 13 (6.70%) Cisco Nexus
17 13 (6.70%) Cisco Wireless
17 13 (6.70%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.61%) MySQL
3 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.52%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.03%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.03%) JMeter
2 2 (1.03%) Selenium
2 2 (1.03%) Subversion
2 2 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.52%) Grunt
3 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 44 (22.68%) Finance
2 20 (10.31%) Banking
3 17 (8.76%) Legal
4 15 (7.73%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.67%) Law
6 8 (4.12%) Publishing
7 5 (2.58%) Marketing
8 2 (1.03%) Retail
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (34.54%) Network Engineer
2 41 (21.13%) Security Engineer
3 35 (18.04%) Support Engineer
4 34 (17.53%) Analyst
5 32 (16.49%) Cisco Engineer
6 28 (14.43%) Senior Network Engineer
7 24 (12.37%) Network Security Engineer
8 22 (11.34%) IT Support
9 19 (9.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 17 (8.76%) Senior Security Engineer
11 16 (8.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 15 (7.73%) IT Engineer
13 14 (7.22%) IT Analyst
13 14 (7.22%) IT Support Engineer
14 12 (6.19%) Architect
14 12 (6.19%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 12 (6.19%) Cisco Support
14 12 (6.19%) Cisco Support Engineer
15 11 (5.67%) Consultant
15 11 (5.67%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.67%) Middleware
2 7 (3.61%) 802.1X
3 6 (3.09%) Web Services
4 2 (1.03%) CGI
4 2 (1.03%) J2EE
5 1 (0.52%) JSON
5 1 (0.52%) LAMP
5 1 (0.52%) Node.js
5 1 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.04%) Data Centre
2 21 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.79%) Computer Science
4 14 (7.22%) Virtual Team
5 12 (6.19%) Public Cloud
6 11 (5.67%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (5.15%) Driving Licence
7 10 (5.15%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (4.64%) Management Information System
9 8 (4.12%) Clustering
10 7 (3.61%) Blackberry
11 6 (3.09%) e-Health
12 5 (2.58%) Equities
13 4 (2.06%) Fintech
13 4 (2.06%) Hedge funds
14 3 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 2 (1.03%) Cloud Native
15 2 (1.03%) Handset
15 2 (1.03%) PKI
15 2 (1.03%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 98 (50.52%) Windows
2 54 (27.84%) Windows Server
3 32 (16.49%) Linux
4 21 (10.82%) Windows 7
5 19 (9.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (8.25%) Windows 10
7 15 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (6.19%) Windows XP
10 11 (5.67%) Unix
10 11 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (3.09%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.06%) Android
12 4 (2.06%) CentOS
12 4 (2.06%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.03%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.71%) ITIL
2 18 (9.28%) DevOps
3 17 (8.76%) Load Balancing
4 16 (8.25%) Business Continuity
4 16 (8.25%) Mentoring
5 13 (6.70%) Network Design
6 12 (6.19%) ITIL V3
6 12 (6.19%) Mobile Device Management
6 12 (6.19%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (5.67%) High Availability
7 11 (5.67%) Wealth Management
8 10 (5.15%) Identity Management
8 10 (5.15%) Information Security
8 10 (5.15%) Line Management
8 10 (5.15%) Project Management
8 10 (5.15%) TOGAF
9 9 (4.64%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 9 (4.64%) PRINCE2
9 9 (4.64%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.19%) SQL
2 8 (4.12%) Python
3 5 (2.58%) Java
4 4 (2.06%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.55%) Perl
5 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.03%) C
6 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.52%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.52%) C#
7 1 (0.52%) C++
7 1 (0.52%) Go
7 1 (0.52%) PHP
7 1 (0.52%) Ruby
7 1 (0.52%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 95 (48.97%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (37.63%) CCNP
3 42 (21.65%) CCNA
4 33 (17.01%) Degree
5 24 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (9.28%) MCSE
7 10 (5.15%) EMC Certification
7 10 (5.15%) PhD
7 10 (5.15%) Security Cleared
8 7 (3.61%) JNCIA
9 6 (3.09%) DV Cleared
9 6 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.09%) JNCIE
9 6 (3.09%) JNCIP
9 6 (3.09%) JNCIS
10 5 (2.58%) CISM
10 5 (2.58%) MCSA
11 4 (2.06%) CCIE
12 3 (1.55%) MCP
12 3 (1.55%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.15%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (3.09%) SLA
4 5 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.58%) QA
5 1 (0.52%) ISO22301
System Software
1 64 (32.99%) Active Directory
2 48 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.67%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (5.15%) XenServer
5 8 (4.12%) vSphere
6 2 (1.03%) Firmware
6 2 (1.03%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.03%) XenApp
7 1 (0.52%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.52%) KVM
7 1 (0.52%) pfSense
7 1 (0.52%) Samba
7 1 (0.52%) Snort
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (8.25%) AirWatch
2 14 (7.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (6.70%) Backup Exec
4 10 (5.15%) XenMobile
5 6 (3.09%) Ansible
5 6 (3.09%) SCCM
5 6 (3.09%) WSUS
6 5 (2.58%) Nagios
6 5 (2.58%) Nessus
6 5 (2.58%) Puppet
7 4 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.55%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.55%) Nmap
9 2 (1.03%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 2 (1.03%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (1.03%) SELinux
9 2 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.52%) PaperCut
10 1 (0.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 121 (62.37%) Cisco
2 72 (37.11%) Microsoft
3 63 (32.47%) VMware
4 41 (21.13%) Citrix
5 34 (17.53%) Palo Alto
6 32 (16.49%) Juniper
7 26 (13.40%) CheckPoint
7 26 (13.40%) HP
8 21 (10.82%) EMC
9 15 (7.73%) Fortinet
10 14 (7.22%) Oracle
11 13 (6.70%) Veeam
12 11 (5.67%) Polycom
13 10 (5.15%) IronPort
14 9 (4.64%) Apple
14 9 (4.64%) Avaya
14 9 (4.64%) IBM
14 9 (4.64%) Software AG
15 8 (4.12%) F5
16 7 (3.61%) Riverbed
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