The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 98 94 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.90% 0.37% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.97% 2.86% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.80%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 140 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.01% 13.05% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 115 79 90
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) Firewall
4 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (36.36%) ITIL
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (31.82%) LAN
6 7 (31.82%) WAN
7 6 (27.27%) VoIP
7 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 6 (27.27%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
8 5 (22.73%) DNS
8 5 (22.73%) SLA
8 5 (22.73%) MS Office
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) CCNP
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (18.18%) Juniper
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 4 (18.18%) ERP
9 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
9 4 (18.18%) MFGPRO
9 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (18.18%) Network Security

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Lync
2 3 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (9.09%) WorkSite
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MFGPRO
2 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 7 (31.82%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) WAN
3 6 (27.27%) VoIP
4 5 (22.73%) DNS
5 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.64%) ADSL
6 3 (13.64%) Broadband
6 3 (13.64%) DHCP
6 3 (13.64%) 3G
6 3 (13.64%) OSPF
7 2 (9.09%) HTTP
7 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
7 2 (9.09%) VLAN
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.55%) MRTG
8 1 (4.55%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Support
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Support
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) PDA
3 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) ERP
3 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (9.09%) Content Management
4 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Document Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) System Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
1 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCNP
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) CCDA
3 2 (9.09%) CCIE
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) MCDST
4 1 (4.55%) MOS
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) Juniper
5 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
5 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.64%) Remedy
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) BMC
6 2 (9.09%) Nokia
6 2 (9.09%) Mitel
6 2 (9.09%) Brocade
6 2 (9.09%) Nimsoft
6 2 (9.09%) Spiceworks
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) Lotus
7 1 (4.55%) Apple
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya
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