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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
London / City of London
Rank 121 130 106
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs citing VPN 110 128 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.20% 1.98% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.46% 13.20% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 100 101 210
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
883 970 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.65% 15.03% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 796 851 1529
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £77,500
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 18 January 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 18 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 City of London region with a requirement for VPN.

1 120 (61.54%) Cisco
1 120 (61.54%) Firewall
2 104 (53.33%) Windows
3 89 (45.64%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (41.54%) Microsoft
5 68 (34.87%) Active Directory
6 65 (33.33%) DNS
7 63 (32.31%) CCNP
7 63 (32.31%) VMware
8 60 (30.77%) Windows Server
9 54 (27.69%) TCP/IP
10 49 (25.13%) DHCP
11 48 (24.62%) Network Security
11 48 (24.62%) Cisco ASA
12 47 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 47 (24.10%) ITIL
13 43 (22.05%) Wireless
14 42 (21.54%) WAN
14 42 (21.54%) LAN
15 41 (21.03%) MS Office
15 41 (21.03%) CCNA
15 41 (21.03%) Citrix
16 40 (20.51%) BGP
16 40 (20.51%) Linux
16 40 (20.51%) Finance
17 39 (20.00%) MPLS
18 38 (19.49%) OSPF
19 35 (17.95%) SAN
19 35 (17.95%) MS Exchange
20 31 (15.90%) Data Centre

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 35 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 25 (12.82%) Skype for Business
3 22 (11.28%) IIS
4 17 (8.72%) Apache
5 15 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 15 (7.69%) Tomcat
6 13 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (6.67%) JBoss
7 12 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.51%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.51%) CMS
12 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (21.03%) MS Office
2 17 (8.72%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (11.79%) Office 365
4 15 (7.69%) IaaS
5 14 (7.18%) PaaS
6 12 (6.15%) SaaS
7 4 (2.05%) Akamai
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.51%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.51%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.51%) G Suite
9 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.51%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 120 (61.54%) Firewall
2 65 (33.33%) DNS
3 54 (27.69%) TCP/IP
4 49 (25.13%) DHCP
5 48 (24.62%) Cisco ASA
5 48 (24.62%) Network Security
6 43 (22.05%) Wireless
7 42 (21.54%) LAN
7 42 (21.54%) WAN
8 40 (20.51%) BGP
9 39 (20.00%) MPLS
10 38 (19.49%) OSPF
11 35 (17.95%) SAN
12 22 (11.28%) VoIP
13 17 (8.72%) HTTP
14 16 (8.21%) SSL
14 16 (8.21%) VLAN
15 14 (7.18%) VPLS
16 13 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
16 13 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.05%) MySQL
2 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.51%) FileMaker
3 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.51%) Grunt
2 1 (0.51%) JMeter
2 1 (0.51%) Selenium
2 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 40 (20.51%) Finance
2 23 (11.79%) Banking
3 19 (9.74%) Telecoms
4 18 (9.23%) Legal
5 12 (6.15%) Law
6 7 (3.59%) Publishing
7 4 (2.05%) Marketing
8 2 (1.03%) Retail
9 1 (0.51%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 67 (34.36%) Network Engineer
2 42 (21.54%) Support Engineer
3 38 (19.49%) Security Engineer
4 30 (15.38%) Analyst
5 27 (13.85%) Cisco Engineer
5 27 (13.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 23 (11.79%) Network Security Engineer
7 21 (10.77%) IT Support
8 18 (9.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 18 (9.23%) Senior Security Engineer
9 17 (8.72%) IT Engineer
10 16 (8.21%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 14 (7.18%) Architect
11 14 (7.18%) IT Support Engineer
12 12 (6.15%) Cloud Architect
12 12 (6.15%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
12 12 (6.15%) Consultant
12 12 (6.15%) Infrastructure Architect
13 11 (5.64%) Desktop Support
13 11 (5.64%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.67%) Middleware
2 7 (3.59%) 802.1X
3 6 (3.08%) Web Services
4 2 (1.03%) JSON
5 1 (0.51%) .NET
5 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.51%) CGI
5 1 (0.51%) CSS
5 1 (0.51%) HTML
5 1 (0.51%) J2EE
5 1 (0.51%) LAMP
5 1 (0.51%) Node.js
5 1 (0.51%) WinForms
5 1 (0.51%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.90%) Data Centre
2 21 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.74%) Video Conferencing
4 15 (7.69%) Public Cloud
5 14 (7.18%) Virtual Team
6 13 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 12 (6.15%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (5.13%) Driving Licence
9 9 (4.62%) Blackberry
10 7 (3.59%) Clustering
10 7 (3.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (3.59%) e-Health
11 6 (3.08%) Management Information System
12 5 (2.56%) Equities
13 4 (2.05%) Cryptography
13 4 (2.05%) Fintech
14 3 (1.54%) Hedge funds
14 3 (1.54%) IPTV
14 3 (1.54%) Over-the-Top Content
15 2 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 104 (53.33%) Windows
2 60 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 40 (20.51%) Linux
4 28 (14.36%) Windows 7
5 20 (10.26%) Windows 10
6 19 (9.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (6.67%) Unix
10 12 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (6.15%) Windows XP
11 11 (5.64%) Mac OS X
12 6 (3.08%) Windows 8
13 5 (2.56%) Android
13 5 (2.56%) Ubuntu
14 4 (2.05%) Apple iOS
14 4 (2.05%) CentOS
15 2 (1.03%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.51%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (24.10%) ITIL
2 22 (11.28%) Load Balancing
3 20 (10.26%) DevOps
4 18 (9.23%) Mentoring
5 15 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 15 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 15 (7.69%) Network Design
6 13 (6.67%) Line Management
6 13 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 12 (6.15%) Identity Management
7 12 (6.15%) PRINCE2
7 12 (6.15%) TOGAF
7 12 (6.15%) Wealth Management
8 11 (5.64%) Business Continuity
8 11 (5.64%) High Availability
8 11 (5.64%) Project Management
9 9 (4.62%) Information Security
10 7 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (3.59%) Logistics
10 7 (3.59%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.67%) SQL
2 12 (6.15%) Python
3 7 (3.59%) Bash Shell
4 6 (3.08%) Perl
5 4 (2.05%) Java
6 3 (1.54%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.03%) C
7 2 (1.03%) C#
7 2 (1.03%) Go
7 2 (1.03%) Ruby
8 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.51%) C++
8 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.51%) PHP
8 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.51%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 89 (45.64%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (32.31%) CCNP
3 41 (21.03%) CCNA
4 30 (15.38%) Degree
5 27 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (11.28%) MCSE
7 12 (6.15%) EMC Certification
8 10 (5.13%) PhD
8 10 (5.13%) Security Cleared
9 7 (3.59%) DV Cleared
9 7 (3.59%) JNCIA
9 7 (3.59%) JNCIE
9 7 (3.59%) JNCIP
9 7 (3.59%) JNCIS
10 5 (2.56%) CCIE
10 5 (2.56%) CCSE
10 5 (2.56%) CCSP
11 4 (2.05%) MCSA
12 3 (1.54%) CCSA
12 3 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.59%) PCI DSS
1 7 (3.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.05%) SLA
3 2 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 68 (34.87%) Active Directory
2 47 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.64%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.13%) XenServer
5 9 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (3.59%) vSphere
7 3 (1.54%) XenApp
8 2 (1.03%) Firmware
8 2 (1.03%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.51%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.51%) KVM
9 1 (0.51%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.51%) Samba
9 1 (0.51%) Snort
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (8.72%) AirWatch
2 12 (6.15%) SCCM
3 10 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 10 (5.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (5.13%) XenMobile
4 7 (3.59%) WSUS
5 5 (2.56%) Nagios
6 4 (2.05%) Ansible
6 4 (2.05%) Nessus
6 4 (2.05%) Puppet
7 3 (1.54%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.03%) Casper Suite
8 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.03%) SELinux
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.51%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 120 (61.54%) Cisco
2 81 (41.54%) Microsoft
3 63 (32.31%) VMware
4 41 (21.03%) Citrix
5 29 (14.87%) Palo Alto
6 27 (13.85%) HP
7 24 (12.31%) CheckPoint
7 24 (12.31%) Juniper
8 23 (11.79%) EMC
9 17 (8.72%) Polycom
10 16 (8.21%) Apple
11 15 (7.69%) Fortinet
12 13 (6.67%) Oracle
13 12 (6.15%) IBM
13 12 (6.15%) Software AG
13 12 (6.15%) Veeam
14 10 (5.13%) Dell
14 10 (5.13%) F5
14 10 (5.13%) IronPort
15 8 (4.10%) Avaya
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package of up to £55k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 14 days ago