The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 90 99 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% 0.96% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.08% 10.32% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 5
Average salary £29,000 £28,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.65% -19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,750 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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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
113 126 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.77% 9.29% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 76 102 80
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 8 (57.14%) SAN
4 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (50.00%) vSphere
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco
6 6 (42.86%) DHCP
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (35.71%) WAN
8 4 (28.57%) LAN
8 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
8 4 (28.57%) DNS
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (21.43%) VLAN
9 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (21.43%) SCCM
9 3 (21.43%) SCOM
9 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
9 3 (21.43%) Wireless

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) WorkSite
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) SAN
3 6 (42.86%) DHCP
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) SSL
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) VLAN
7 2 (14.29%) Network Security
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (14.29%) NAS
7 2 (14.29%) HSRP
7 2 (14.29%) 3G
7 2 (14.29%) MPLS
7 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 2 (14.29%) TACACS
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) ADSL
7 2 (14.29%) Broadband
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) VBA
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MOS
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) vSphere
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (7.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 3 (21.43%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) McAfee
6 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
6 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 2 (14.29%) F5
7 1 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) Mitel
7 1 (7.14%) Google
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: 26 days ago