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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 100 96 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.78% 0.24% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.64% 2.50% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £23,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% -38.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
144 120 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.18% 9.59% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 93 84 81
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,800 £57,250
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 25 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (70.83%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Firewall
3 11 (45.83%) ITIL
4 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco
6 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) Wireless
7 7 (29.17%) Information Security
8 6 (25.00%) Legal
8 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
9 5 (20.83%) MS Office
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (20.83%) Information Security Management
9 5 (20.83%) Security Management
9 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
9 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
10 4 (16.67%) Network Security
10 4 (16.67%) ISMS
10 4 (16.67%) WorkSite
10 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (16.67%) CEH
10 4 (16.67%) Content Management
10 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (16.67%) VMware
10 4 (16.67%) Law
10 4 (16.67%) 3G

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (16.67%) WorkSite
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) Lync
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
3 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MFGPRO
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (29.17%) Wireless
4 4 (16.67%) Network Security
4 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (16.67%) 3G
4 4 (16.67%) ADSL
4 4 (16.67%) Broadband
5 3 (12.50%) LAN
5 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 3 (12.50%) SSL
5 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.33%) OSPF
6 2 (8.33%) BGP
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) WLAN
7 1 (4.17%) DHCP
7 1 (4.17%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Legal
2 4 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Security Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Service Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Security Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) Information Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Information Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) PDA
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Information Security
3 5 (20.83%) Information Security Management
3 5 (20.83%) Security Management
4 4 (16.67%) Content Management
4 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (16.67%) ISMS
5 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Time Management
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Password Management
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (16.67%) CEH
1 4 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.17%) MCDST
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) CCA
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.17%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.50%) Remedy
5 2 (8.33%) Mitel
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) BMC
6 1 (4.17%) Lotus
6 1 (4.17%) Apple
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
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