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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 97 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.79% 0.17% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.91% 1.74% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 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
139 115 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.04% 9.54% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 89 79 75
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 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £43,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 31 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 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 (73.91%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 11 (47.83%) ITIL
4 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
5 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
6 8 (34.78%) Wireless
6 8 (34.78%) Information Security
7 7 (30.43%) Legal
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco
8 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
8 6 (26.09%) Information Security Management
8 6 (26.09%) Security Management
8 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (21.74%) ISMS
9 5 (21.74%) Network Security
9 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
9 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
9 5 (21.74%) Law
9 5 (21.74%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (21.74%) CEH
9 5 (21.74%) CISSP
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) MS Office
9 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
10 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
10 4 (17.39%) ADSL
10 4 (17.39%) Broadband
10 4 (17.39%) Citrix

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (17.39%) MS Exchange
1 4 (17.39%) WorkSite
2 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
3 8 (34.78%) Wireless
4 5 (21.74%) Network Security
5 4 (17.39%) ADSL
5 4 (17.39%) Broadband
5 4 (17.39%) 3G
5 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (13.04%) SSL
7 2 (8.70%) VLAN
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.35%) SAN
8 1 (4.35%) OSPF
8 1 (4.35%) BGP
8 1 (4.35%) DNS
8 1 (4.35%) LAN
8 1 (4.35%) VoIP
8 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Legal
2 5 (21.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Security Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (21.74%) Information Specialist
3 5 (21.74%) Security Specialist
3 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Information Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Information Security
3 6 (26.09%) Information Security Management
3 6 (26.09%) Security Management
4 5 (21.74%) ISMS
4 5 (21.74%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (17.39%) Content Management
6 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (8.70%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
8 1 (4.35%) Cyber Security
8 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Workflow
8 1 (4.35%) Password Management
8 1 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CEH
1 5 (21.74%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCDST
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) CCA
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
4 2 (8.70%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) Mitel
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Lotus
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) Remedy
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