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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 83 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 18 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.44% 0.97% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 9.72% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 5
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
153 144 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.25% 10.01% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 100 114 81
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VPN
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

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 17 April 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 21 (84.00%) Firewall
2 18 (72.00%) Cisco
3 16 (64.00%) WAN
3 16 (64.00%) DHCP
3 16 (64.00%) Windows
4 14 (56.00%) LAN
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
5 13 (52.00%) SAN
5 13 (52.00%) VMware
5 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (48.00%) vSphere
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (44.00%) CCNA
7 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
7 11 (44.00%) ITIL
7 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
7 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
9 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
9 9 (36.00%) DNS
9 9 (36.00%) Citrix
10 8 (32.00%) HP
10 8 (32.00%) SSL
10 8 (32.00%) McAfee
10 8 (32.00%) Wireless
10 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (24.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) Firewall
2 16 (64.00%) WAN
2 16 (64.00%) DHCP
3 14 (56.00%) LAN
4 13 (52.00%) SAN
5 9 (36.00%) DNS
6 8 (32.00%) SSL
6 8 (32.00%) Wireless
6 8 (32.00%) Network Security
6 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (28.00%) HSRP
7 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
8 6 (24.00%) TACACS
9 5 (20.00%) MPLS
9 5 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
10 4 (16.00%) WLAN
11 3 (12.00%) IPsec
11 3 (12.00%) VLAN
12 2 (8.00%) BIG-IP
General
1 6 (24.00%) Back Office
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Operations Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) ERP
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) VBA
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CCNA
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CCNP
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.00%) PMP
5 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.00%) MOS
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (48.00%) vSphere
3 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (28.00%) XenApp
5 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) SCCM
1 8 (32.00%) SCOM
2 7 (28.00%) CiscoWorks
3 6 (24.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (52.00%) VMware
4 9 (36.00%) Citrix
5 8 (32.00%) F5
5 8 (32.00%) McAfee
5 8 (32.00%) HP
6 7 (28.00%) Riverbed
6 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
7 6 (24.00%) Fortinet
8 4 (16.00%) Mitel
9 1 (4.00%) Google
9 1 (4.00%) EMC
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