The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 193 192 200
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 723 769 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.79% 1.76% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.25% 10.60% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 582 695 707
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
VPN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6427 7258 8026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.95% 16.57% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5524 6141 6641
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in London

VPN
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the London region.

VPN Salary Trend in London

VPN
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in London

VPN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +55 177 £47,500 -5.00% 20
Romford - 9 £25,000 -
Feltham - 7 £57,500 - 3
Hammersmith - 7 £52,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +13 6 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Wimbledon -18 6 £73,750 +67.61%
Croydon -11 4 £48,750 +68.10%
Stanmore - 4 £32,500 -
Canary Wharf +8 3 £72,500 +3.57% 1
Hounslow 0 2 £45,000 -25.00%
Mayfair -7 2 £21,000 +2.43%
Harrow - 2 - -
Docklands, London +12 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Brentford +5 1 £34,500 -31.00%
Chiswick -3 1 £27,500 -35.29%
Uxbridge -7 1 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Greenwich - 1 £31,500 -
Greenford - 1 £53,500 -
Sidcup - 1 £53,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £27,500 -
Upminster - 1 £27,500 - 1
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 London region with a requirement for VPN.

1 895 (58.53%) Firewall
2 825 (53.96%) Cisco
3 744 (48.66%) Windows
4 543 (35.51%) Active Directory
5 488 (31.92%) Cisco Certification
6 474 (31.00%) WAN
7 440 (28.78%) LAN
8 428 (27.99%) Microsoft
9 366 (23.94%) ITIL
10 361 (23.61%) MPLS
11 360 (23.54%) CCNP
12 332 (21.71%) DNS
13 331 (21.65%) MS Office
14 329 (21.52%) Finance
15 317 (20.73%) Windows 7
16 316 (20.67%) Cisco ASA
17 308 (20.14%) Windows Server
18 307 (20.08%) Citrix
19 303 (19.82%) VMware
20 296 (19.36%) Wireless
21 288 (18.84%) Network Security
22 284 (18.57%) Linux
23 280 (18.31%) BGP
24 274 (17.92%) CheckPoint
25 261 (17.07%) OSPF
26 260 (17.00%) Juniper
27 254 (16.61%) TCP/IP
28 252 (16.48%) MS Excel
29 245 (16.02%) Telecoms
30 232 (15.17%) Data Centre

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 218 (14.26%) MS Exchange
2 114 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (5.36%) Skype for Business
4 75 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 68 (4.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 68 (4.45%) SharePoint
6 66 (4.32%) IIS
7 56 (3.66%) Apache
7 56 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 30 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
9 27 (1.77%) Tomcat
10 19 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (0.92%) Confluence
12 9 (0.59%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.39%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.39%) nginx
14 5 (0.33%) JBoss
14 5 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.33%) Zimbra
Applications
1 331 (21.65%) MS Office
2 252 (16.48%) MS Excel
3 48 (3.14%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.39%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.39%) Revit
7 3 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.33%) thinkFolio
2 4 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.065%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 153 (10.01%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (7.26%) Office 365
3 69 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (3.34%) Mimecast
5 34 (2.22%) IaaS
6 28 (1.83%) SaaS
7 27 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 12 (0.78%) PaaS
10 8 (0.52%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 6 (0.39%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.33%) GitHub
13 4 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.13%) Joyent
14 2 (0.13%) Nimbula
14 2 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 895 (58.53%) Firewall
2 474 (31.00%) WAN
3 440 (28.78%) LAN
4 361 (23.61%) MPLS
5 332 (21.71%) DNS
6 316 (20.67%) Cisco ASA
7 296 (19.36%) Wireless
8 288 (18.84%) Network Security
9 280 (18.31%) BGP
10 261 (17.07%) OSPF
11 254 (16.61%) TCP/IP
12 217 (14.19%) DHCP
13 182 (11.90%) SAN
14 181 (11.84%) IPsec
14 181 (11.84%) VoIP
15 169 (11.05%) VLAN
16 155 (10.14%) SSL
17 149 (9.74%) EIGRP
18 148 (9.68%) Internet
19 126 (8.24%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.45%) MySQL
3 32 (2.09%) NoSQL
4 22 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (1.31%) Hadoop
5 20 (1.31%) Redis
6 14 (0.92%) Big Data
7 12 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 12 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (0.72%) MongoDB
9 10 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (0.59%) HBase
10 9 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.39%) MS Access
12 5 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.13%) DB2
14 2 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 42 (2.75%) JIRA
2 36 (2.35%) Git (software)
3 31 (2.03%) Jenkins
4 16 (1.05%) TeamCity
5 9 (0.59%) git-flow
6 8 (0.52%) Subversion
7 7 (0.46%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.46%) Toad
7 7 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (0.39%) Wing IDE
9 4 (0.26%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.20%) RSpec
11 2 (0.13%) Maven
12 1 (0.065%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 329 (21.52%) Finance
2 245 (16.02%) Telecoms
3 114 (7.46%) Law
4 105 (6.87%) Legal
5 86 (5.62%) Banking
6 40 (2.62%) Advertising
7 34 (2.22%) Retail
8 28 (1.83%) Marketing
9 25 (1.64%) Publishing
10 17 (1.11%) Investment Banking
11 16 (1.05%) Manufacturing
12 15 (0.98%) Games
13 14 (0.92%) Electronics
13 14 (0.92%) Local Government
14 12 (0.78%) Back Office
15 10 (0.65%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.46%) Online Betting
17 4 (0.26%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.26%) German Language
18 3 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 481 (31.46%) Network Engineer
2 282 (18.44%) Analyst
3 203 (13.28%) Security Engineer
4 175 (11.45%) Network Security Engineer
5 156 (10.20%) Support Engineer
6 136 (8.89%) Cisco Engineer
7 131 (8.57%) Service Analyst
8 130 (8.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 130 (8.50%) Service Desk Analyst
9 115 (7.52%) Senior Network Engineer
10 99 (6.47%) 2nd Line Support
10 99 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 93 (6.08%) Support Analyst
12 89 (5.82%) IT Engineer
13 83 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
14 80 (5.23%) IT Support
15 78 (5.10%) Administrator
16 71 (4.64%) 1st/2nd Line Support
17 68 (4.45%) Systems Engineer
18 67 (4.38%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (5.30%) 802.1X
2 67 (4.38%) Web Services
3 31 (2.03%) LAMP
3 31 (2.03%) XML
4 29 (1.90%) JSON
5 22 (1.44%) CSS
6 16 (1.05%) XMPP
7 15 (0.98%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (0.78%) HTML
8 12 (0.78%) Middleware
9 11 (0.72%) .NET
10 7 (0.46%) Backbone.js
11 6 (0.39%) AngularJS
11 6 (0.39%) COM
11 6 (0.39%) Lucene
12 5 (0.33%) OAuth
12 5 (0.33%) SAML
12 5 (0.33%) Software Packaging
13 4 (0.26%) beanstalkd
13 4 (0.26%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 232 (15.17%) Data Centre
2 125 (8.18%) Blackberry
3 79 (5.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 78 (5.10%) iPhone
5 65 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
6 64 (4.19%) RSA SecurID
7 62 (4.05%) Management Information System
8 61 (3.99%) Replication
9 46 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
10 45 (2.94%) iPad
11 40 (2.62%) Clustering
12 32 (2.09%) Computer Science
13 27 (1.77%) Client/Server
13 27 (1.77%) Smartphone
14 24 (1.57%) Over-the-Top Content
15 22 (1.44%) CESG
16 19 (1.24%) PKI
16 19 (1.24%) Visualisation
17 17 (1.11%) Internet of Things
17 17 (1.11%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 744 (48.66%) Windows
2 317 (20.73%) Windows 7
3 308 (20.14%) Windows Server
4 284 (18.57%) Linux
5 205 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 156 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 123 (8.04%) Windows 8
8 117 (7.65%) Unix
9 83 (5.43%) Android
10 81 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 75 (4.91%) Windows XP
12 47 (3.07%) Ubuntu
13 45 (2.94%) Windows 10
14 37 (2.42%) Mac OS X
15 28 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 24 (1.57%) Debian
17 22 (1.44%) Solaris
18 21 (1.37%) Apple iOS
19 20 (1.31%) Mac OS
20 15 (0.98%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (23.94%) ITIL
2 162 (10.60%) Service Management
3 148 (9.68%) Change Management
4 141 (9.22%) Load Balancing
5 94 (6.15%) Information Security
6 86 (5.62%) Network Management
6 86 (5.62%) SIEM
7 80 (5.23%) Network Monitoring
8 69 (4.51%) Ticket Management
9 67 (4.38%) Service Delivery
10 65 (4.25%) Migration
11 61 (3.99%) DevOps
11 61 (3.99%) Project Management
12 60 (3.92%) Patch Management
13 59 (3.86%) Case Management
13 59 (3.86%) DDoS Mitigation
13 59 (3.86%) E-Commerce
13 59 (3.86%) Kalman Filter
14 57 (3.73%) ITIL V3
15 55 (3.60%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (8.04%) SQL
2 103 (6.74%) Python
3 75 (4.91%) Bash Shell
4 61 (3.99%) PowerShell
5 60 (3.92%) Ruby
6 56 (3.66%) Perl
7 40 (2.62%) Java
8 33 (2.16%) C
9 32 (2.09%) JavaScript
10 30 (1.96%) Shell Script
11 26 (1.70%) PHP
12 16 (1.05%) C++
13 8 (0.52%) VBA
14 7 (0.46%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.39%) VB
16 5 (0.33%) AWK
16 5 (0.33%) sed
16 5 (0.33%) VBScript
17 1 (0.065%) Clojure
17 1 (0.065%) Korn
Qualifications
1 488 (31.92%) Cisco Certification
2 360 (23.54%) CCNP
3 228 (14.91%) CCNA
4 181 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 172 (11.25%) Degree
6 104 (6.80%) MCSE
7 95 (6.21%) Security Cleared
8 84 (5.49%) CCIE
9 72 (4.71%) CCSP
10 66 (4.32%) SC Cleared
11 65 (4.25%) CISSP
12 62 (4.05%) CCSA
13 56 (3.66%) CCSE
13 56 (3.66%) MCSA
14 42 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 35 (2.29%) DV Cleared
15 35 (2.29%) MCP
16 32 (2.09%) CCIP
17 30 (1.96%) SSCP
18 29 (1.90%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (9.61%) SLA
2 63 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (1.83%) COBIT
4 24 (1.57%) PCI DSS
5 19 (1.24%) QA
6 5 (0.33%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.13%) BS25999
7 2 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.13%) ISO15022
7 2 (0.13%) ISO20022
7 2 (0.13%) RMADS
8 1 (0.065%) GPG13
8 1 (0.065%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.065%) SAS 70
System Software
1 543 (35.51%) Active Directory
2 217 (14.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (7.33%) Hyper-V
4 63 (4.12%) XenApp
5 51 (3.34%) vSphere
6 40 (2.62%) NFS
7 36 (2.35%) Docker
8 34 (2.22%) VMware ESX
8 34 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (1.70%) XenDesktop
10 24 (1.57%) Xen
11 20 (1.31%) XenServer
12 19 (1.24%) Terminal Services
13 16 (1.05%) LXC
14 15 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
15 13 (0.85%) KVM
15 13 (0.85%) Samba
16 12 (0.78%) iptables
17 10 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 6 (0.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 71 (4.64%) SCCM
2 64 (4.19%) Backup Exec
3 57 (3.73%) Puppet
4 53 (3.47%) Cisco CUCM
5 48 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (2.42%) FortiGate
6 37 (2.42%) Nagios
7 31 (2.03%) ZABBIX
8 29 (1.90%) Ansible
9 23 (1.50%) Graphite
10 22 (1.44%) SCOM
11 21 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
11 21 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
12 19 (1.24%) Cacti
13 18 (1.18%) vMotion
14 17 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
15 15 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
16 13 (0.85%) AirWatch
17 12 (0.78%) logstash
17 12 (0.78%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 825 (53.96%) Cisco
2 428 (27.99%) Microsoft
3 307 (20.08%) Citrix
4 303 (19.82%) VMware
5 274 (17.92%) CheckPoint
6 260 (17.00%) Juniper
7 212 (13.87%) Palo Alto
8 178 (11.64%) F5
9 126 (8.24%) HP
10 85 (5.56%) Oracle
11 84 (5.49%) SolarWinds
12 69 (4.51%) Mitel
13 67 (4.38%) Dell
14 64 (4.19%) Riverbed
15 62 (4.05%) Meraki
15 62 (4.05%) Symantec
16 56 (3.66%) Blue Coat
17 53 (3.47%) NetApp
18 49 (3.20%) Veeam
19 42 (2.75%) Apple
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum This is a starting salary and will go up after
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (home-working after probation)
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% on Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Trainline
Salary: Market leading salary
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ninesharp
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc...
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + £4.5k shift allow + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £78500 - £82500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago