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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 93 84 100
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing VPN 18 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.32% 0.83% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.29% 7.69% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,170 £29,700 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £43,250 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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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
175 117 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.86% 10.77% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 101 82 90
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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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 9 February 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 12 (41.38%) Windows
1 12 (41.38%) LAN
2 10 (34.48%) WAN
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Firewall
3 9 (31.03%) Wireless
3 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco
4 8 (27.59%) Degree
5 7 (24.14%) Finance
5 7 (24.14%) DNS
5 7 (24.14%) SLA
5 7 (24.14%) DHCP
6 6 (20.69%) OSPF
6 6 (20.69%) BGP
6 6 (20.69%) CCNA
6 6 (20.69%) Linux
6 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
6 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
7 5 (17.24%) Information Security
7 5 (17.24%) Network Security
7 5 (17.24%) Network Design
7 5 (17.24%) CCNP
7 5 (17.24%) Back Office
8 4 (13.79%) HP
8 4 (13.79%) EIGRP
8 4 (13.79%) ICMP
8 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.79%) SSL

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.90%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS Project
3 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.90%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) LAN
2 10 (34.48%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) WAN
3 9 (31.03%) Wireless
4 7 (24.14%) DHCP
4 7 (24.14%) DNS
5 6 (20.69%) BGP
5 6 (20.69%) OSPF
6 5 (17.24%) Network Security
7 4 (13.79%) EIGRP
7 4 (13.79%) ICMP
7 4 (13.79%) SSL
7 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
7 4 (13.79%) VoIP
7 4 (13.79%) WLAN
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (10.34%) IPsec
8 3 (10.34%) MPLS
8 3 (10.34%) VLAN
9 2 (6.90%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) Robot Framework
1 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (17.24%) Back Office
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Billing
4 2 (6.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Network Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Security Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Senior IT Support
3 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Network Support
5 4 (13.79%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Coordinator
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (10.34%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) COM
2 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) CAN bus
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) Unix
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 2 (6.90%) Debian
5 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Information Security
1 5 (17.24%) Network Design
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Network Management
2 3 (10.34%) SIEM
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
3 2 (6.90%) Internal Audit
3 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.90%) Software License Management
3 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (6.90%) Workflow
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
4 1 (3.45%) ISMS
4 1 (3.45%) System Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Python
2 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) Degree
3 6 (20.69%) CCNA
4 5 (17.24%) CCNP
5 4 (13.79%) HND
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Nessus
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) Juniper
5 2 (6.90%) Google
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.45%) iManage
6 1 (3.45%) Mitel
6 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.45%) Panasonic
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