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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 107 76 103
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 1.99% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.38% 15.09% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 7
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +128.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £34,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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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
122 159 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.57% 13.17% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 62 102 101
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VPN.

1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 15 (53.57%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) LAN
4 11 (39.29%) WAN
4 11 (39.29%) Windows
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 9 (32.14%) OSPF
5 9 (32.14%) IPsec
6 7 (25.00%) Degree
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (25.00%) CCNP
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (25.00%) Juniper
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (21.43%) F5
7 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
7 6 (21.43%) SSL
7 6 (21.43%) BGP
7 6 (21.43%) MPLS
7 6 (21.43%) Network Security
8 5 (17.86%) Information Security
8 5 (17.86%) Network Design
8 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.86%) VoIP
8 5 (17.86%) Network Management
8 5 (17.86%) Palo Alto
9 4 (14.29%) FWSM
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (14.29%) HND

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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 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 12 (42.86%) LAN
3 11 (39.29%) WAN
4 9 (32.14%) IPsec
4 9 (32.14%) OSPF
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (21.43%) BGP
6 6 (21.43%) MPLS
6 6 (21.43%) Network Security
6 6 (21.43%) SSL
7 5 (17.86%) VoIP
8 4 (14.29%) EIGRP
8 4 (14.29%) FWSM
8 4 (14.29%) Wireless
9 3 (10.71%) IPv4
9 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (7.14%) DNS
10 2 (7.14%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) Robot Framework
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
2 2 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Network Support
6 4 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Security Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
7 3 (10.71%) Network Technical Architect
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Architect
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Information Security Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Architect
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) CAN bus
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) CentOS
5 2 (7.14%) Debian
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Information Security
1 5 (17.86%) Network Design
1 5 (17.86%) Network Management
1 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
2 3 (10.71%) Process Management
2 3 (10.71%) SIEM
2 3 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
3 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 2 (7.14%) Software License Management
3 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) CCNP
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) CCNA
2 4 (14.29%) HND
3 2 (7.14%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (7.14%) Nessus
3 1 (3.57%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Juniper
4 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 6 (21.43%) F5
5 5 (17.86%) Palo Alto
6 3 (10.71%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) Nimsoft
7 2 (7.14%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (7.14%) VMware
8 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.57%) iManage
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