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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 77 95 94
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 23 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.97% 0.75% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.94% 7.35% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 4
Average salary £53,750 £23,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.69% -1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,000 £26,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £33,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -9.58%
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
154 136 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.18% 10.26% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 102 103 83
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £29,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 25 (80.65%) Cisco
3 24 (77.42%) WAN
3 24 (77.42%) DHCP
4 22 (70.97%) LAN
4 22 (70.97%) CheckPoint
5 20 (64.52%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (64.52%) CCNA
6 16 (51.61%) Windows
7 15 (48.39%) SSL
7 15 (48.39%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (45.16%) Network Security
8 14 (45.16%) F5
8 14 (45.16%) McAfee
8 14 (45.16%) Wireless
8 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
9 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
9 13 (41.94%) CiscoWorks
9 13 (41.94%) EIGRP
9 13 (41.94%) HSRP
9 13 (41.94%) Riverbed
9 13 (41.94%) SolarWinds
9 13 (41.94%) vSphere
9 13 (41.94%) VMware
10 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (38.71%) Fortinet
10 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (38.71%) TACACS
10 12 (38.71%) SAN
10 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (25.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) WorkSite
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 24 (77.42%) WAN
2 24 (77.42%) DHCP
3 22 (70.97%) LAN
4 15 (48.39%) SSL
4 15 (48.39%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (45.16%) Network Security
5 14 (45.16%) Wireless
6 13 (41.94%) EIGRP
6 13 (41.94%) HSRP
7 12 (38.71%) TACACS
7 12 (38.71%) SAN
8 11 (35.48%) DNS
8 11 (35.48%) MPLS
8 11 (35.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (32.26%) IP Telephony
9 10 (32.26%) WLAN
10 8 (25.81%) IPsec
11 7 (22.58%) Internet
12 6 (19.35%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (25.81%) Back Office
2 4 (12.90%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Network Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Security Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Network Security Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Network Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Security Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Network Support
5 5 (16.13%) Team Leader
6 4 (12.90%) Operations Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Junior
8 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
3 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) ERP
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.23%) Content Management
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) VBA
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (64.52%) CCNA
2 9 (29.03%) CCNP
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.45%) MCITP
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) CCA
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MOS
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
1 13 (41.94%) vSphere
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (32.26%) XenApp
4 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) CiscoWorks
2 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 9 (29.03%) SCOM
3 8 (25.81%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Cisco
2 22 (70.97%) CheckPoint
3 14 (45.16%) F5
3 14 (45.16%) McAfee
3 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
4 13 (41.94%) Riverbed
4 13 (41.94%) SolarWinds
4 13 (41.94%) VMware
5 12 (38.71%) Fortinet
6 11 (35.48%) Citrix
7 10 (32.26%) Mitel
8 9 (29.03%) HP
9 1 (3.23%) EMC
9 1 (3.23%) Google
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago