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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 154 162 143
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 93 139 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.56% 1.59% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.63% 11.41% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 79 116 183
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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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
875 1218 1980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.71% 13.90% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1038 1663
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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

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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 September 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 159 (58.24%) Cisco
2 131 (47.99%) Windows
2 131 (47.99%) Firewall
3 130 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
4 97 (35.53%) Microsoft
5 91 (33.33%) LAN
6 90 (32.97%) WAN
7 87 (31.87%) CCNP
8 81 (29.67%) Active Directory
9 77 (28.21%) DNS
10 74 (27.11%) CCNA
11 71 (26.01%) MPLS
11 71 (26.01%) Windows Server
12 69 (25.27%) OSPF
12 69 (25.27%) ITIL
12 69 (25.27%) BGP
13 66 (24.18%) CheckPoint
14 64 (23.44%) Wireless
14 64 (23.44%) Telecoms
15 61 (22.34%) MS Office
16 54 (19.78%) Network Security
16 54 (19.78%) Palo Alto
17 53 (19.41%) Windows 7
18 52 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
19 51 (18.68%) VMware
20 50 (18.32%) Linux
20 50 (18.32%) TCP/IP
21 49 (17.95%) DHCP
22 46 (16.85%) Citrix
23 44 (16.12%) Load Balancing

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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 39 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 38 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (13.19%) IIS
4 21 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (7.33%) Apache
6 14 (5.13%) Skype for Business
6 14 (5.13%) Tomcat
7 12 (4.40%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (4.40%) JBoss
8 8 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.93%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 61 (22.34%) MS Office
2 28 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 21 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) assyst
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (10.62%) Office 365
4 16 (5.86%) IaaS
4 16 (5.86%) SaaS
5 14 (5.13%) PaaS
6 7 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.47%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.37%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.37%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.37%) Route 53
9 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 131 (47.99%) Firewall
2 91 (33.33%) LAN
3 90 (32.97%) WAN
4 77 (28.21%) DNS
5 71 (26.01%) MPLS
6 69 (25.27%) BGP
6 69 (25.27%) OSPF
7 64 (23.44%) Wireless
8 54 (19.78%) Network Security
9 52 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
10 50 (18.32%) TCP/IP
11 49 (17.95%) DHCP
12 41 (15.02%) VLAN
13 38 (13.92%) EIGRP
14 34 (12.45%) HSRP
15 32 (11.72%) FWSM
16 31 (11.36%) VoIP
17 29 (10.62%) VRRP
18 26 (9.52%) HTTP
18 26 (9.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.83%) MySQL
3 5 (1.83%) Redis
3 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.37%) Big Data
6 1 (0.37%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.37%) GIS
6 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.37%) Power BI
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Subversion
2 1 (0.37%) Grunt
2 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 64 (23.44%) Telecoms
2 42 (15.38%) Finance
3 25 (9.16%) Banking
4 17 (6.23%) Law
5 15 (5.49%) Legal
6 4 (1.47%) Advertising
6 4 (1.47%) Marketing
6 4 (1.47%) Retail
7 3 (1.10%) Publishing
8 2 (0.73%) German Language
8 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 113 (41.39%) Network Engineer
2 65 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 46 (16.85%) Security Engineer
4 44 (16.12%) Analyst
4 44 (16.12%) Network Support
5 40 (14.65%) Network Support Engineer
6 36 (13.19%) Network Security Engineer
7 32 (11.72%) Cisco Engineer
8 29 (10.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 26 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 25 (9.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 24 (8.79%) Support Analyst
12 21 (7.69%) Data Engineer
12 21 (7.69%) Data Network Engineer
12 21 (7.69%) Network Systems Engineer
12 21 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
12 21 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
12 21 (7.69%) Systems Support
12 21 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
13 20 (7.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.49%) Middleware
2 10 (3.66%) 802.1X
3 8 (2.93%) Web Services
4 5 (1.83%) LAMP
4 5 (1.83%) XMPP
5 4 (1.47%) beanstalkd
5 4 (1.47%) COM
6 3 (1.10%) XML
7 2 (0.73%) CSS
7 2 (0.73%) HTML
7 2 (0.73%) JSON
8 1 (0.37%) .NET
8 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.37%) CGI
8 1 (0.37%) Node.js
8 1 (0.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 26 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
3 25 (9.16%) Data Centre
4 20 (7.33%) Public Cloud
5 18 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.59%) Over-the-Top Content
6 15 (5.49%) IPTV
7 13 (4.76%) iPhone
8 12 (4.40%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (4.40%) Internet of Things
9 10 (3.66%) Blackberry
10 8 (2.93%) e-Health
11 7 (2.56%) Replication
12 6 (2.20%) Clustering
12 6 (2.20%) Management Information System
12 6 (2.20%) RSA SecurID
13 5 (1.83%) Computer Science
14 3 (1.10%) Cryptography
14 3 (1.10%) iPad
14 3 (1.10%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 131 (47.99%) Windows
2 71 (26.01%) Windows Server
3 53 (19.41%) Windows 7
4 50 (18.32%) Linux
5 36 (13.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (9.52%) Unix
8 17 (6.23%) Mac OS X
9 16 (5.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (5.86%) Windows 10
10 11 (4.03%) Android
11 7 (2.56%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (2.56%) Windows XP
12 6 (2.20%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.47%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.73%) CentOS
14 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (25.27%) ITIL
2 44 (16.12%) Load Balancing
3 31 (11.36%) Change Management
4 30 (10.99%) High Availability
5 26 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
6 22 (8.06%) DevOps
6 22 (8.06%) Mentoring
6 22 (8.06%) Patch Management
7 20 (7.33%) E-Commerce
7 20 (7.33%) ITIL V3
7 20 (7.33%) Mobile Device Management
8 19 (6.96%) Migration
9 16 (5.86%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (5.86%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (5.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 15 (5.49%) HOOD
10 15 (5.49%) Network Design
10 15 (5.49%) PRINCE2
10 15 (5.49%) TOGAF
11 14 (5.13%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.65%) Python
2 28 (10.26%) Perl
3 18 (6.59%) Bash Shell
4 15 (5.49%) Ruby
5 12 (4.40%) SQL
6 10 (3.66%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.83%) Java
7 5 (1.83%) PHP
8 4 (1.47%) C
8 4 (1.47%) VBScript
9 3 (1.10%) C++
10 2 (0.73%) C#
10 2 (0.73%) Go
10 2 (0.73%) Korn
11 1 (0.37%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.37%) Tcl
11 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 130 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (31.87%) CCNP
3 74 (27.11%) CCNA
4 37 (13.55%) Degree
5 33 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (11.72%) CCSP
7 28 (10.26%) MCSE
8 27 (9.89%) CCSE
9 26 (9.52%) Security Cleared
10 24 (8.79%) SSCP
11 22 (8.06%) CCIP
12 16 (5.86%) CCSA
13 14 (5.13%) EMC Certification
14 12 (4.40%) JNCIA
15 9 (3.30%) DV Cleared
15 9 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (2.93%) JNCIE
16 8 (2.93%) JNCIP
16 8 (2.93%) JNCIS
16 8 (2.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.49%) PCI DSS
2 11 (4.03%) SLA
3 9 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 81 (29.67%) Active Directory
2 39 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.23%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.20%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (1.83%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.83%) XenApp
5 5 (1.83%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.73%) Samba
8 2 (0.73%) Snort
8 2 (0.73%) vSphere
9 1 (0.37%) KVM
9 1 (0.37%) NFS
9 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (8.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (8.42%) SCCM
3 16 (5.86%) AirWatch
4 10 (3.66%) Ansible
5 8 (2.93%) Puppet
6 7 (2.56%) WSUS
7 6 (2.20%) Cacti
8 5 (1.83%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (1.83%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (1.47%) Backup Exec
10 3 (1.10%) Casper Suite
10 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (1.10%) Nagios
10 3 (1.10%) Nessus
10 3 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.10%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.73%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 159 (58.24%) Cisco
2 97 (35.53%) Microsoft
3 66 (24.18%) CheckPoint
4 54 (19.78%) Palo Alto
5 51 (18.68%) VMware
6 46 (16.85%) Citrix
7 39 (14.29%) F5
8 37 (13.55%) Juniper
9 18 (6.59%) EMC
10 17 (6.23%) Apple
10 17 (6.23%) Oracle
11 15 (5.49%) Akamai
11 15 (5.49%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 15 (5.49%) SevOne
12 14 (5.13%) Veeam
13 13 (4.76%) IBM
13 13 (4.76%) Splunk
14 12 (4.40%) Software AG
15 11 (4.03%) Avaya
15 11 (4.03%) Symantec
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Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Bloomberg
Posted: 3 days ago
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
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Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
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Busuu
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum 20% bonus, share options
Posted: 4 days ago