The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 84 96 98
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.68% 0.91% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% 8.45% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 13
Median salary £31,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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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
124 142 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.02% 10.78% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 77 93 68
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for VPN.

1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco
3 12 (63.16%) LAN
4 10 (52.63%) WAN
5 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco Prime
6 8 (42.11%) Juniper
6 8 (42.11%) IPsec
6 8 (42.11%) Network Security
6 8 (42.11%) F5
6 8 (42.11%) Nimsoft
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
7 7 (36.84%) Wireless
7 7 (36.84%) VoIP
7 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
8 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
8 6 (31.58%) MPLS
8 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
8 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
8 6 (31.58%) Network Design
8 6 (31.58%) Anomaly Detection
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (21.05%) CCNA
10 3 (15.79%) CCNP
10 3 (15.79%) Windows
10 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (15.79%) FWSM
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) LAN
3 10 (52.63%) WAN
4 8 (42.11%) IPsec
4 8 (42.11%) Network Security
5 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
5 7 (36.84%) VoIP
5 7 (36.84%) Wireless
6 6 (31.58%) MPLS
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (15.79%) FWSM
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (10.53%) SAN
9 1 (5.26%) DHCP
9 1 (5.26%) DNS
9 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Security Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Senior Security Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.26%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Anomaly Detection
1 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
1 6 (31.58%) Network Design
1 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (10.53%) Network Management
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) F5
2 8 (42.11%) Juniper
2 8 (42.11%) Nimsoft
3 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
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