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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 176 166 176
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 706 858 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.84% 1.97% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.92% 12.39% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 578 746 748
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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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
5923 6925 7832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.47% 15.88% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5060 5924 6459
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +9 89 £50,000 - 12
Hounslow +10 14 £45,000 -25.00%
West Drayton - 13 £37,500 -
Uxbridge +5 10 £51,250 +105.00%
Wimbledon -2 7 - -
Docklands, London +14 6 £37,500 -46.42%
Hammersmith +9 4 £55,000 +16.40%
Brentford 0 4 £43,750 +82.29%
Ealing - 4 £42,500 -
Feltham +7 3 £55,000 +48.64%
Croydon -6 3 £41,250 -8.33%
Enfield - 3 £24,000 - 1
Hackney - 3 - -
Chiswick -11 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Westminster - 2 £65,000 - 1
Twickenham +9 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Harrow +9 1 - -
Bromley +2 1 £30,000 +33.33%
Canary Wharf +1 1 £47,500 +74.31%
Greenwich - 1 £62,500 -
Hayes - 1 £50,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £53,500 -
Southall - 1 £21,000 -
Teddington - 1 £45,000 -
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England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for VPN.

1 842 (57.95%) Cisco
2 788 (54.23%) Firewall
3 673 (46.32%) Windows
4 483 (33.24%) Cisco Certification
5 463 (31.87%) WAN
6 459 (31.59%) Active Directory
7 451 (31.04%) Microsoft
8 443 (30.49%) LAN
9 392 (26.98%) DNS
10 389 (26.77%) ITIL
11 354 (24.36%) VMware
12 347 (23.88%) MPLS
13 339 (23.33%) CCNP
14 323 (22.23%) Windows Server
15 304 (20.92%) CheckPoint
15 304 (20.92%) Network Security
16 296 (20.37%) Linux
17 293 (20.17%) Cisco ASA
17 293 (20.17%) Data Centre
18 285 (19.61%) Finance
19 283 (19.48%) TCP/IP
20 280 (19.27%) Wireless
21 276 (19.00%) BGP
22 271 (18.65%) DHCP
23 270 (18.58%) OSPF
24 255 (17.55%) MS Office
25 252 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
26 237 (16.31%) Citrix
27 236 (16.24%) CCNA
27 236 (16.24%) Windows 7

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
1 194 (13.35%) MS Exchange
2 84 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 84 (5.78%) IIS
3 76 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 74 (5.09%) Apache
5 67 (4.61%) Skype for Business
6 65 (4.47%) SharePoint
7 43 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 34 (2.34%) Tomcat
9 31 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 16 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (1.10%) JBoss
11 13 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.83%) nginx
13 10 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (0.69%) IBM Notes
14 8 (0.55%) Confluence
15 5 (0.34%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 255 (17.55%) MS Office
2 234 (16.10%) MS Excel
3 37 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.62%) MS Project
5 8 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.14%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.069%) assyst
3 1 (0.069%) Eikon
3 1 (0.069%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.069%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.069%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 143 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 131 (9.02%) Office 365
3 128 (8.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (3.58%) Mimecast
5 42 (2.89%) SaaS
6 39 (2.68%) IaaS
7 24 (1.65%) PaaS
8 19 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (0.76%) Google Apps
12 10 (0.69%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (0.55%) Route 53
15 7 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
16 6 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 6 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
17 4 (0.28%) CloudFront
17 4 (0.28%) Google Drive
18 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 788 (54.23%) Firewall
2 463 (31.87%) WAN
3 443 (30.49%) LAN
4 392 (26.98%) DNS
5 347 (23.88%) MPLS
6 304 (20.92%) Network Security
7 293 (20.17%) Cisco ASA
8 283 (19.48%) TCP/IP
9 280 (19.27%) Wireless
10 276 (19.00%) BGP
11 271 (18.65%) DHCP
12 270 (18.58%) OSPF
13 202 (13.90%) VLAN
14 161 (11.08%) VoIP
15 158 (10.87%) SAN
16 149 (10.25%) EIGRP
17 135 (9.29%) IPsec
18 109 (7.50%) SSL
19 107 (7.36%) HSRP
20 104 (7.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 58 (3.99%) MySQL
3 23 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 17 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (0.96%) Redis
8 13 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (0.89%) Hadoop
9 10 (0.69%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (0.55%) Big Data
11 8 (0.55%) HBase
11 8 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.41%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.28%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.21%) DB2
15 2 (0.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 33 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 23 (1.58%) JIRA
3 21 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.55%) TeamCity
4 8 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (0.41%) Eclipse
5 6 (0.41%) Subversion
6 4 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.28%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.21%) RSpec
7 3 (0.21%) Toad
7 3 (0.21%) Xdebug
8 2 (0.14%) git-flow
8 2 (0.14%) Grunt
8 2 (0.14%) Maven
9 1 (0.069%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.069%) Visual Studio
General
1 285 (19.61%) Finance
2 205 (14.11%) Telecoms
3 128 (8.81%) Legal
4 120 (8.26%) Law
5 112 (7.71%) Banking
6 36 (2.48%) Marketing
7 31 (2.13%) Investment Banking
8 28 (1.93%) Retail
9 25 (1.72%) Publishing
10 18 (1.24%) Advertising
11 15 (1.03%) Back Office
12 14 (0.96%) Games
13 9 (0.62%) Billing
13 9 (0.62%) Electronics
13 9 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.55%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.48%) Spanish Language
16 6 (0.41%) Local Government
17 5 (0.34%) German Language
17 5 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 426 (29.32%) Network Engineer
2 255 (17.55%) Analyst
3 178 (12.25%) Security Engineer
4 159 (10.94%) Support Engineer
5 139 (9.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 117 (8.05%) Cisco Engineer
7 108 (7.43%) Service Analyst
8 107 (7.36%) Service Desk Analyst
9 103 (7.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 99 (6.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 98 (6.74%) Senior Network Engineer
12 92 (6.33%) Administrator
13 81 (5.57%) Architect
14 73 (5.02%) IT Support
14 73 (5.02%) Network Support
15 71 (4.89%) 2nd Line Support
15 71 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
16 69 (4.75%) Support Analyst
17 65 (4.47%) IT Engineer
18 60 (4.13%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (5.09%) 802.1X
2 48 (3.30%) Web Services
3 30 (2.06%) LAMP
4 29 (2.00%) Middleware
5 21 (1.45%) CSS
6 18 (1.24%) JSON
7 15 (1.03%) XML
8 14 (0.96%) HTML
9 10 (0.69%) XMPP
10 9 (0.62%) .NET
11 8 (0.55%) jQuery
12 7 (0.48%) Ajax
12 7 (0.48%) Backbone.js
12 7 (0.48%) DOM
12 7 (0.48%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (0.48%) XHTML
13 6 (0.41%) SOAP
14 5 (0.34%) Lucene
14 5 (0.34%) RESTful
15 4 (0.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 293 (20.17%) Data Centre
2 78 (5.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 74 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (5.09%) Video Conferencing
4 69 (4.75%) RSA SecurID
5 61 (4.20%) Blackberry
6 58 (3.99%) Management Information System
7 54 (3.72%) Computer Science
8 51 (3.51%) Public Cloud
9 44 (3.03%) Replication
10 43 (2.96%) iPhone
11 36 (2.48%) Clustering
12 24 (1.65%) iPad
12 24 (1.65%) Virtual Team
13 21 (1.45%) Smartphone
14 19 (1.31%) Client/Server
14 19 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
15 17 (1.17%) Over-the-Top Content
16 16 (1.10%) BYOD
16 16 (1.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 673 (46.32%) Windows
2 323 (22.23%) Windows Server
3 296 (20.37%) Linux
4 236 (16.24%) Windows 7
5 154 (10.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 154 (10.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 86 (5.92%) Unix
7 83 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 75 (5.16%) Windows 10
9 68 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 60 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 58 (3.99%) Android
12 53 (3.65%) Mac OS X
13 47 (3.23%) Ubuntu
14 43 (2.96%) Windows XP
15 38 (2.62%) CentOS
16 29 (2.00%) Debian
17 21 (1.45%) Apple iOS
18 16 (1.10%) Solaris
18 16 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (26.77%) ITIL
2 140 (9.64%) Load Balancing
3 122 (8.40%) Kalman Filter
4 116 (7.98%) Change Management
5 103 (7.09%) Service Management
6 91 (6.26%) Virtual Environments
7 87 (5.99%) Network Management
8 84 (5.78%) Information Security
9 83 (5.71%) Project Management
10 82 (5.64%) Ticket Management
11 79 (5.44%) Network Design
12 67 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
13 66 (4.54%) Network Monitoring
14 64 (4.40%) High Availability
15 62 (4.27%) Service Delivery
16 61 (4.20%) Problem Management
17 60 (4.13%) DevOps
18 59 (4.06%) DDoS Mitigation
18 59 (4.06%) Mentoring
19 57 (3.92%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (7.57%) SQL
2 92 (6.33%) Python
3 62 (4.27%) Bash Shell
4 61 (4.20%) Perl
5 57 (3.92%) PowerShell
6 47 (3.23%) Ruby
7 29 (2.00%) Java
7 29 (2.00%) PHP
8 25 (1.72%) C
9 24 (1.65%) Shell Script
10 19 (1.31%) JavaScript
11 9 (0.62%) Lisp
11 9 (0.62%) VBScript
12 8 (0.55%) C++
12 8 (0.55%) VB
13 5 (0.34%) Go
13 5 (0.34%) VBA
14 3 (0.21%) C#
14 3 (0.21%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 483 (33.24%) Cisco Certification
2 339 (23.33%) CCNP
3 236 (16.24%) CCNA
4 208 (14.32%) Degree
5 126 (8.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 81 (5.57%) MCSE
7 75 (5.16%) CCIE
8 72 (4.96%) Security Cleared
9 68 (4.68%) CCSP
10 60 (4.13%) CISSP
11 58 (3.99%) CCSA
12 56 (3.85%) CCSE
13 44 (3.03%) MCSA
13 44 (3.03%) SC Cleared
14 39 (2.68%) CCIP
15 33 (2.27%) CEH
16 32 (2.20%) SSCP
17 29 (2.00%) CISM
18 28 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 26 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (10.25%) SLA
2 71 (4.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (2.89%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.03%) COBIT
5 13 (0.89%) QA
6 7 (0.48%) ISAE 3402
6 7 (0.48%) SAS 70
7 6 (0.41%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.21%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.14%) RMADS
10 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 459 (31.59%) Active Directory
2 252 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (8.05%) Hyper-V
4 54 (3.72%) vSphere
5 45 (3.10%) Virtual Machines
6 44 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 34 (2.34%) NFS
7 34 (2.34%) XenApp
8 28 (1.93%) VMware ESX
9 22 (1.51%) Virtual Servers
10 18 (1.24%) KVM
11 17 (1.17%) Docker
11 17 (1.17%) Xen
12 15 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 14 (0.96%) Terminal Services
13 14 (0.96%) XenServer
14 13 (0.89%) iptables
14 13 (0.89%) vCloud
14 13 (0.89%) Virtual Desktop
15 11 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 65 (4.47%) SCCM
2 43 (2.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 43 (2.96%) Puppet
3 39 (2.68%) AirWatch
4 35 (2.41%) FortiGate
5 32 (2.20%) Backup Exec
5 32 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (1.93%) Ansible
6 28 (1.93%) Nagios
7 25 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
8 24 (1.65%) WSUS
9 21 (1.45%) Cacti
10 17 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
10 17 (1.17%) NetBackup
11 16 (1.10%) ZABBIX
12 13 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
12 13 (0.89%) SCOM
13 12 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
14 9 (0.62%) Casper Suite
14 9 (0.62%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 842 (57.95%) Cisco
2 451 (31.04%) Microsoft
3 354 (24.36%) VMware
4 304 (20.92%) CheckPoint
5 237 (16.31%) Citrix
6 215 (14.80%) Juniper
7 196 (13.49%) Palo Alto
8 153 (10.53%) F5
9 103 (7.09%) HP
10 81 (5.57%) Apple
11 74 (5.09%) Oracle
12 65 (4.47%) Meraki
13 62 (4.27%) Mitel
14 57 (3.92%) Red Hat
14 57 (3.92%) Riverbed
15 56 (3.85%) Dell
15 56 (3.85%) NetApp
15 56 (3.85%) Veeam
16 55 (3.79%) Avaya
16 55 (3.79%) EMC
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Morden, Surrey
Brookes Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £42 - £50 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
X4 Group
Salary: £55k - 75k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus + extensive benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Clarion Communication IT
Salary: £30,000 per annum £30,000 (salary reviewed after six months) Plus Disc
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 100% (£140K) OTE (uncapped) + exte
Posted: 6 days ago