The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 102 78 102
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +24
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.93% 2.29% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.43% 16.11% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 6
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +32.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £60,000 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.42%
VPN
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 180 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.88% 14.21% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 61 112 107
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VPN
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

VPN Salary Trend in Glasgow

VPN
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VPN.

1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 18 (72.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) IPsec
3 11 (44.00%) F5
4 10 (40.00%) Juniper
4 10 (40.00%) LAN
4 10 (40.00%) WAN
5 9 (36.00%) Windows
5 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
5 9 (36.00%) Degree
6 8 (32.00%) Network Security
6 8 (32.00%) Nimsoft
6 8 (32.00%) Cisco Prime
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (24.00%) Palo Alto
9 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (20.00%) CCNP
9 5 (20.00%) CCNA
9 5 (20.00%) OSPF
10 4 (16.00%) MPLS
10 4 (16.00%) MS Office
10 4 (16.00%) Network Design
10 4 (16.00%) FWSM
10 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) IPsec
3 10 (40.00%) LAN
3 10 (40.00%) WAN
4 8 (32.00%) Network Security
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (20.00%) OSPF
8 4 (16.00%) FWSM
8 4 (16.00%) MPLS
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (12.00%) IPv4
9 3 (12.00%) SSL
9 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (8.00%) BGP
10 2 (8.00%) DNS
10 2 (8.00%) VoIP
10 2 (8.00%) Wireless
11 1 (4.00%) DHCP
11 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Network Technical Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Debian
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Unix
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (16.00%) Network Design
4 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Network Management
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (12.00%) Process Management
4 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Internal Audit
5 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) SIEM
5 1 (4.00%) Ticket Management
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.00%) CCNA
3 5 (20.00%) CCNP
4 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (8.00%) HND
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) F5
3 10 (40.00%) Juniper
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) Nimsoft
5 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (24.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.00%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) iManage
7 1 (4.00%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum + on call + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus car and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago