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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 192 154 214
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +60
Permanent jobs citing VPN 759 938 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.80% 2.11% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.31% 12.12% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 599 826 661
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 £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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
6713 7738 7733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.95% 17.39% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5729 6463 6345
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 4 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 4 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 -2 168 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Feltham - 9 £57,500 -
Stanmore - 8 £32,500 -
Canary Wharf - 8 £72,500 - 1
Romford - 7 £25,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 7 £52,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +10 6 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Wimbledon -18 6 £73,750 +67.61%
Croydon -8 5 £42,500 +46.55%
Wembley +2 4 £33,250 +33.00%
Harrow - 4 - -
Greenwich +8 2 £31,500 +10.52%
Uxbridge -4 2 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Hounslow -5 2 £26,000 -24.63%
Mayfair -8 2 £21,000 +2.43%
Brentford +7 1 £34,500 -31.00%
Westminster -6 1 - -
Chiswick -11 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Greenford - 1 £53,500 -
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England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 935 (58.81%) Firewall
2 839 (52.77%) Cisco
3 815 (51.26%) Windows
4 573 (36.04%) Active Directory
5 514 (32.33%) WAN
6 511 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
7 485 (30.50%) LAN
8 448 (28.18%) Microsoft
9 407 (25.60%) MPLS
10 378 (23.77%) ITIL
11 369 (23.21%) CCNP
12 363 (22.83%) Finance
13 349 (21.95%) MS Office
14 338 (21.26%) Windows 7
15 333 (20.94%) DNS
16 329 (20.69%) Windows Server
17 324 (20.38%) Citrix
17 324 (20.38%) VMware
18 306 (19.25%) Wireless
19 304 (19.12%) BGP
20 300 (18.87%) Network Security
21 291 (18.30%) OSPF
22 284 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
23 283 (17.80%) Linux
24 274 (17.23%) Juniper
25 273 (17.17%) MS Excel
26 272 (17.11%) TCP/IP
27 267 (16.79%) Telecoms
28 257 (16.16%) MS Exchange
29 253 (15.91%) CheckPoint

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
1 257 (16.16%) MS Exchange
2 124 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 100 (6.29%) Skype for Business
4 82 (5.16%) SharePoint
5 80 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 70 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 69 (4.34%) IIS
8 66 (4.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 57 (3.58%) Apache
10 29 (1.82%) Tomcat
11 26 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
12 18 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (0.94%) Confluence
14 9 (0.57%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
16 6 (0.38%) JBoss
17 5 (0.31%) Zimbra
18 4 (0.25%) Apache Solr
18 4 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 349 (21.95%) MS Office
2 273 (17.17%) MS Excel
3 41 (2.58%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.38%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.38%) Revit
7 3 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.31%) thinkFolio
3 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.13%) assyst
4 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 151 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (6.35%) Office 365
3 63 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (3.33%) Mimecast
5 37 (2.33%) IaaS
6 27 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
7 26 (1.64%) SaaS
8 19 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 13 (0.82%) PaaS
10 11 (0.69%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 6 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.38%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.31%) GitHub
13 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (0.25%) Route 53
14 3 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.13%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 935 (58.81%) Firewall
2 514 (32.33%) WAN
3 485 (30.50%) LAN
4 407 (25.60%) MPLS
5 333 (20.94%) DNS
6 306 (19.25%) Wireless
7 304 (19.12%) BGP
8 300 (18.87%) Network Security
9 291 (18.30%) OSPF
10 284 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
11 272 (17.11%) TCP/IP
12 218 (13.71%) DHCP
13 208 (13.08%) IPsec
14 200 (12.58%) VoIP
15 195 (12.26%) VLAN
16 183 (11.51%) SAN
17 174 (10.94%) SSL
18 155 (9.75%) EIGRP
19 149 (9.37%) Internet
20 145 (9.12%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 77 (4.84%) MySQL
3 28 (1.76%) NoSQL
4 24 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (1.19%) Redis
6 16 (1.01%) Hadoop
7 14 (0.88%) Big Data
8 13 (0.82%) MongoDB
8 13 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (0.44%) HBase
10 7 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.38%) MS Access
11 6 (0.38%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 42 (2.64%) JIRA
2 40 (2.52%) Git (software)
3 31 (1.95%) Jenkins
4 17 (1.07%) TeamCity
5 9 (0.57%) git-flow
6 8 (0.50%) Subversion
7 7 (0.44%) Toad
8 6 (0.38%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (0.38%) Wing IDE
9 4 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.25%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.25%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.19%) RSpec
11 2 (0.13%) Hudson
11 2 (0.13%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.13%) WiX
11 2 (0.13%) Xcode
12 1 (0.063%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 363 (22.83%) Finance
2 267 (16.79%) Telecoms
3 109 (6.86%) Law
4 106 (6.67%) Legal
5 87 (5.47%) Banking
6 48 (3.02%) Advertising
7 47 (2.96%) Retail
8 34 (2.14%) Marketing
9 24 (1.51%) Publishing
10 22 (1.38%) Investment Banking
11 17 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 16 (1.01%) Manufacturing
13 15 (0.94%) Games
14 14 (0.88%) Electronics
15 13 (0.82%) Local Government
16 12 (0.75%) Online Betting
17 9 (0.57%) Back Office
18 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.19%) Billing
18 3 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 485 (30.50%) Network Engineer
2 307 (19.31%) Analyst
3 185 (11.64%) Security Engineer
4 168 (10.57%) Support Engineer
5 155 (9.75%) Network Security Engineer
6 143 (8.99%) Cisco Engineer
7 137 (8.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 134 (8.43%) Service Analyst
9 133 (8.36%) Service Desk Analyst
10 125 (7.86%) Senior Network Engineer
11 116 (7.30%) Support Analyst
12 111 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
13 101 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 92 (5.79%) Senior Analyst
15 89 (5.60%) IT Engineer
16 82 (5.16%) IT Support
17 81 (5.09%) Administrator
18 70 (4.40%) Architect
19 68 (4.28%) 1st/2nd Line Support
20 67 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (4.59%) 802.1X
2 69 (4.34%) Web Services
3 36 (2.26%) LAMP
4 29 (1.82%) JSON
5 27 (1.70%) XML
6 24 (1.51%) CSS
7 20 (1.26%) XMPP
8 16 (1.01%) .NET
8 16 (1.01%) HTML
9 14 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
10 13 (0.82%) Middleware
11 9 (0.57%) AngularJS
12 6 (0.38%) Backbone.js
12 6 (0.38%) COM
13 5 (0.31%) LAPP Stack
13 5 (0.31%) OAuth
13 5 (0.31%) SAML
13 5 (0.31%) Software Packaging
14 4 (0.25%) LINQ to SQL
14 4 (0.25%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 238 (14.97%) Data Centre
2 146 (9.18%) Blackberry
3 87 (5.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 84 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (5.22%) iPhone
6 61 (3.84%) Management Information System
7 58 (3.65%) Replication
8 53 (3.33%) iPad
9 51 (3.21%) RSA SecurID
10 44 (2.77%) Clustering
10 44 (2.77%) Video Conferencing
11 43 (2.70%) Computer Science
12 30 (1.89%) Client/Server
13 25 (1.57%) CESG
14 23 (1.45%) Statistics
15 20 (1.26%) Over-the-Top Content
15 20 (1.26%) PKI
15 20 (1.26%) Visualisation
16 15 (0.94%) EPoS
17 14 (0.88%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 815 (51.26%) Windows
2 338 (21.26%) Windows 7
3 329 (20.69%) Windows Server
4 283 (17.80%) Linux
5 248 (15.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 164 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 138 (8.68%) Windows 8
8 108 (6.79%) Unix
9 99 (6.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 93 (5.85%) Android
11 81 (5.09%) Windows XP
12 48 (3.02%) Ubuntu
13 45 (2.83%) Windows 10
14 41 (2.58%) Mac OS X
15 30 (1.89%) Apple iOS
15 30 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 25 (1.57%) CentOS
16 25 (1.57%) Solaris
17 23 (1.45%) Mac OS
18 21 (1.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (23.77%) ITIL
2 173 (10.88%) Service Management
3 149 (9.37%) Load Balancing
4 147 (9.25%) Change Management
5 100 (6.29%) Information Security
6 86 (5.41%) Network Management
7 83 (5.22%) SIEM
8 78 (4.91%) Network Monitoring
9 75 (4.72%) Migration
10 69 (4.34%) DDoS Mitigation
10 69 (4.34%) Network Design
10 69 (4.34%) Ticket Management
11 68 (4.28%) Patch Management
12 64 (4.03%) Service Delivery
13 62 (3.90%) DevOps
13 62 (3.90%) Mentoring
14 60 (3.77%) E-Commerce
15 59 (3.71%) High Availability
16 58 (3.65%) Case Management
17 57 (3.58%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 136 (8.55%) SQL
2 92 (5.79%) Python
3 79 (4.97%) Bash Shell
4 64 (4.03%) PowerShell
5 61 (3.84%) Ruby
6 57 (3.58%) Perl
7 38 (2.39%) Java
8 36 (2.26%) JavaScript
9 33 (2.08%) C
10 27 (1.70%) PHP
11 26 (1.64%) Shell Script
12 13 (0.82%) VB
13 12 (0.75%) C++
14 8 (0.50%) VBA
15 7 (0.44%) C#
15 7 (0.44%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.31%) AWK
16 5 (0.31%) sed
16 5 (0.31%) VBScript
17 2 (0.13%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 511 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 369 (23.21%) CCNP
3 240 (15.09%) CCNA
4 203 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 178 (11.19%) Degree
6 116 (7.30%) MCSE
7 91 (5.72%) CCIE
8 85 (5.35%) Security Cleared
9 66 (4.15%) CCSP
9 66 (4.15%) MCSA
10 64 (4.03%) CISSP
11 62 (3.90%) SC Cleared
12 59 (3.71%) CCSA
13 52 (3.27%) CCSE
14 44 (2.77%) MCP
15 42 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 37 (2.33%) MCITP
17 34 (2.14%) DV Cleared
18 32 (2.01%) MCDST
19 31 (1.95%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (9.94%) SLA
2 66 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.89%) COBIT
4 29 (1.82%) PCI DSS
5 19 (1.19%) QA
6 7 (0.44%) JSP 440
7 5 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.19%) ISO15022
8 3 (0.19%) ISO20022
9 2 (0.13%) BS25999
10 1 (0.063%) GPG13
10 1 (0.063%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.063%) RMADS
System Software
1 573 (36.04%) Active Directory
2 235 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 67 (4.21%) XenApp
5 53 (3.33%) vSphere
6 44 (2.77%) VMware ESX
7 37 (2.33%) Docker
8 35 (2.20%) NFS
9 30 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
10 28 (1.76%) XenServer
11 26 (1.64%) XenDesktop
12 24 (1.51%) Terminal Services
13 21 (1.32%) Xen
14 18 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
15 14 (0.88%) iptables
15 14 (0.88%) LXC
15 14 (0.88%) Samba
16 13 (0.82%) KVM
17 10 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 6 (0.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 74 (4.65%) Backup Exec
2 64 (4.03%) SCCM
3 55 (3.46%) Cisco CUCM
4 52 (3.27%) Puppet
5 47 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (2.14%) Nagios
7 32 (2.01%) FortiGate
7 32 (2.01%) ZABBIX
8 24 (1.51%) Ansible
8 24 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
8 24 (1.51%) SolarWinds Orion
9 22 (1.38%) Graphite
10 19 (1.19%) vMotion
11 18 (1.13%) Cacti
12 17 (1.07%) Cisco UCCX
13 13 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 13 (0.82%) WSUS
14 12 (0.75%) Nessus
14 12 (0.75%) SCOM
14 12 (0.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 839 (52.77%) Cisco
2 448 (28.18%) Microsoft
3 324 (20.38%) Citrix
3 324 (20.38%) VMware
4 274 (17.23%) Juniper
5 253 (15.91%) CheckPoint
6 210 (13.21%) Palo Alto
7 171 (10.75%) F5
8 133 (8.36%) HP
9 81 (5.09%) SolarWinds
10 76 (4.78%) Oracle
11 72 (4.53%) Dell
12 70 (4.40%) Mitel
12 70 (4.40%) Riverbed
13 68 (4.28%) Symantec
14 56 (3.52%) Meraki
15 52 (3.27%) NetApp
16 50 (3.14%) Blue Coat
17 49 (3.08%) Veeam
18 43 (2.70%) Apple
London
Client Server
Salary: £27k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
Candour Solutions
Salary: Salary Based on Experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Upminster, Essex
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% on Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: Yesterday
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
sanderson associates ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Car, Overtime, Bonus, Training, Ph
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago