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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
England / London
Rank 192 168 131
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -37
Permanent jobs citing VPN 566 783 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.69% 1.93% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.80% 12.19% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 479 623 884
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £28,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
5241 6424 7454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.68% 15.81% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4416 5433 6235
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -13 87 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Canary Wharf -11 8 £70,000 -3.44%
West End of London +11 5 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Croydon +4 5 £53,750 +26.47%
Dagenham - 4 - -
Feltham +2 3 £40,000 -30.43%
Hammersmith -7 3 £29,500 -43.80%
Hounslow -8 3 £45,000 +41.73%
Wimbledon +4 2 £43,750 +37.79%
Heathrow -11 2 £38,750 -
Chiswick -12 2 - -
Brentford - 2 £45,750 -
Bromley - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +14 1 £34,000 -43.33% 1
Greenwich -2 1 £47,500 +50.79%
Uxbridge -3 1 - - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £37,500 -
Greenford - 1 £32,500 -
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 772 (60.36%) Firewall
2 739 (57.78%) Cisco
3 538 (42.06%) Windows
4 501 (39.17%) Cisco Certification
5 431 (33.70%) WAN
6 398 (31.12%) LAN
7 385 (30.10%) CCNP
8 366 (28.62%) DNS
9 361 (28.23%) VMware
10 355 (27.76%) Active Directory
11 354 (27.68%) MPLS
12 334 (26.11%) BGP
13 320 (25.02%) Wireless
14 315 (24.63%) Network Security
15 314 (24.55%) Microsoft
16 311 (24.32%) OSPF
17 303 (23.69%) TCP/IP
18 302 (23.61%) Finance
19 300 (23.46%) Data Centre
20 275 (21.50%) Juniper
21 266 (20.80%) ITIL
22 263 (20.56%) Cisco ASA
23 261 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
24 248 (19.39%) Windows Server
25 241 (18.84%) Palo Alto
26 219 (17.12%) Degree
26 219 (17.12%) Linux
27 209 (16.34%) DHCP
28 203 (15.87%) Citrix
28 203 (15.87%) 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
1 170 (13.29%) MS Exchange
2 81 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 76 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 72 (5.63%) Skype for Business
5 71 (5.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 70 (5.47%) Apache
7 67 (5.24%) IIS
8 36 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 32 (2.50%) Tomcat
10 17 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 17 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (0.94%) JBoss
13 10 (0.78%) Confluence
14 9 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (0.70%) OpenStack
15 8 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.47%) Oracle Self-Service HR
17 5 (0.39%) Anypoint
Applications
1 182 (14.23%) MS Office
2 173 (13.53%) MS Excel
3 19 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.63%) MS Project
6 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.078%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.078%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 12 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.16%) Bankmaster
3 2 (0.16%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.078%) Eikon
4 1 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.078%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 142 (11.10%) Office 365
2 127 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (2.50%) SaaS
5 30 (2.35%) Mimecast
6 29 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (1.95%) IaaS
8 23 (1.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 17 (1.33%) PaaS
10 14 (1.09%) G Suite
11 11 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
12 10 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (0.63%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 4 (0.31%) CloudFront
15 4 (0.31%) GitHub
15 4 (0.31%) Route 53
16 3 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 772 (60.36%) Firewall
2 431 (33.70%) WAN
3 398 (31.12%) LAN
4 366 (28.62%) DNS
5 354 (27.68%) MPLS
6 334 (26.11%) BGP
7 320 (25.02%) Wireless
8 315 (24.63%) Network Security
9 311 (24.32%) OSPF
10 303 (23.69%) TCP/IP
11 263 (20.56%) Cisco ASA
12 209 (16.34%) DHCP
13 198 (15.48%) VLAN
14 161 (12.59%) VoIP
15 148 (11.57%) IPsec
16 123 (9.62%) Internet
17 121 (9.46%) SSL
18 119 (9.30%) HSRP
19 114 (8.91%) Cisco IOS
20 108 (8.44%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 59 (4.61%) MySQL
3 26 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (0.86%) Oracle Database
6 11 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (0.70%) Redis
8 7 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.39%) Informix
10 4 (0.31%) Big Data
10 4 (0.31%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.23%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.16%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.16%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.16%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.16%) MS Access
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (1.80%) Git (software)
2 21 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 17 (1.33%) Subversion
4 14 (1.09%) JIRA
5 13 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.23%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.23%) JMeter
6 3 (0.23%) Selenium
6 3 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.23%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.16%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.16%) Grunt
7 2 (0.16%) Trac
8 1 (0.078%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.078%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.078%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.078%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.078%) Vagrant
General
1 302 (23.61%) Finance
2 162 (12.67%) Telecoms
3 87 (6.80%) Legal
4 81 (6.33%) Law
5 74 (5.79%) Banking
6 32 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 29 (2.27%) Marketing
8 24 (1.88%) Retail
9 21 (1.64%) Publishing
10 17 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.25%) Electronics
12 15 (1.17%) Games
13 10 (0.78%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.70%) Billing
15 7 (0.55%) Advertising
15 7 (0.55%) Online Betting
16 6 (0.47%) Back Office
17 5 (0.39%) Spanish Language
18 4 (0.31%) French Language
18 4 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 436 (34.09%) Network Engineer
2 165 (12.90%) Analyst
3 137 (10.71%) Security Engineer
4 133 (10.40%) Senior Network Engineer
5 122 (9.54%) Support Engineer
6 119 (9.30%) Cisco Engineer
7 102 (7.97%) Network Security Engineer
8 88 (6.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 87 (6.80%) Administrator
10 84 (6.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 80 (6.25%) IT Support
12 75 (5.86%) Architect
13 72 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
14 69 (5.39%) Service Analyst
15 68 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
16 65 (5.08%) Juniper Engineer
17 59 (4.61%) IT Engineer
18 50 (3.91%) 2nd Line Support
19 42 (3.28%) Senior Security Engineer
20 40 (3.13%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.60%) 802.1X
2 37 (2.89%) Web Services
3 17 (1.33%) LAMP
4 15 (1.17%) Middleware
5 7 (0.55%) CSS
6 6 (0.47%) Memcached
6 6 (0.47%) Sphinx
7 5 (0.39%) FFmpeg
7 5 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (0.31%) FreeSWITCH
8 4 (0.31%) HTML
8 4 (0.31%) J2EE
8 4 (0.31%) XML
9 3 (0.23%) Node.js
9 3 (0.23%) REST
10 2 (0.16%) .NET
10 2 (0.16%) CGI
10 2 (0.16%) JSON
10 2 (0.16%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 300 (23.46%) Data Centre
2 108 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 65 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 51 (3.99%) Video Conferencing
6 43 (3.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 34 (2.66%) Clustering
8 32 (2.50%) Public Cloud
9 28 (2.19%) BYOD
10 26 (2.03%) Blackberry
10 26 (2.03%) Replication
11 23 (1.80%) RSA SecurID
12 22 (1.72%) PKI
13 20 (1.56%) Virtual Team
14 19 (1.49%) Hedge funds
14 19 (1.49%) iPad
15 17 (1.33%) Driving Licence
16 16 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
17 15 (1.17%) iPhone
18 14 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 538 (42.06%) Windows
2 248 (19.39%) Windows Server
3 219 (17.12%) Linux
4 203 (15.87%) Windows 7
5 133 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 131 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 87 (6.80%) Windows 10
8 64 (5.00%) Windows 8
9 61 (4.77%) Unix
10 55 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 53 (4.14%) Android
12 46 (3.60%) CentOS
13 42 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 38 (2.97%) Windows XP
15 36 (2.81%) Ubuntu
16 33 (2.58%) Mac OS X
17 27 (2.11%) Solaris
18 15 (1.17%) Apple iOS
19 13 (1.02%) Debian
20 11 (0.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (20.80%) ITIL
2 159 (12.43%) Network Design
3 108 (8.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 103 (8.05%) Service Management
5 100 (7.82%) Load Balancing
6 94 (7.35%) Kalman Filter
7 85 (6.65%) Business Continuity
8 84 (6.57%) Network Architecture
9 80 (6.25%) Network Management
10 77 (6.02%) Project Management
11 75 (5.86%) Information Security
12 69 (5.39%) Change Management
12 69 (5.39%) High Availability
13 61 (4.77%) DevOps
14 59 (4.61%) Virtual Environments
15 54 (4.22%) Network Monitoring
16 53 (4.14%) Presales
17 52 (4.07%) Problem Management
18 48 (3.75%) Mentoring
19 47 (3.67%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (7.82%) SQL
2 59 (4.61%) Python
3 57 (4.46%) PowerShell
4 37 (2.89%) Bash Shell
5 26 (2.03%) Perl
6 24 (1.88%) Ruby
7 19 (1.49%) Java
8 16 (1.25%) Shell Script
9 15 (1.17%) C
10 13 (1.02%) PHP
11 11 (0.86%) Go
12 9 (0.70%) JavaScript
13 7 (0.55%) VB
13 7 (0.55%) VBScript
14 5 (0.39%) C++
15 2 (0.16%) C#
15 2 (0.16%) Lisp
16 1 (0.078%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.078%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 501 (39.17%) Cisco Certification
2 385 (30.10%) CCNP
3 219 (17.12%) Degree
4 200 (15.64%) CCNA
5 114 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 106 (8.29%) CCIE
7 82 (6.41%) MCSE
8 42 (3.28%) JNCIP
8 42 (3.28%) MCP
9 40 (3.13%) JNCIA
10 39 (3.05%) Security Cleared
11 36 (2.81%) JNCIS
12 34 (2.66%) CISM
13 31 (2.42%) CISSP
13 31 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 29 (2.27%) CCDP
15 26 (2.03%) MCITP
16 25 (1.95%) MCSA
17 23 (1.80%) CCSA
18 22 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (8.68%) SLA
2 39 (3.05%) PCI DSS
3 34 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.80%) QA
5 10 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.55%) JSP 440
7 6 (0.47%) COBIT
8 4 (0.31%) PMO
9 2 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.16%) GCP
9 2 (0.16%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.078%) HIPAA
System Software
1 355 (27.76%) Active Directory
2 261 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (7.66%) Hyper-V
4 41 (3.21%) Virtual Machines
5 35 (2.74%) vSphere
6 30 (2.35%) XenServer
7 24 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (1.72%) VMware ESX
9 15 (1.17%) NFS
10 14 (1.09%) KVM
10 14 (1.09%) Xen
10 14 (1.09%) XenApp
11 12 (0.94%) Firmware
11 12 (0.94%) iptables
12 11 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
13 9 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (0.63%) pfSense
14 8 (0.63%) Squid
14 8 (0.63%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 47 (3.67%) SCCM
2 44 (3.44%) Nagios
3 43 (3.36%) Cisco CUCM
4 40 (3.13%) AirWatch
5 38 (2.97%) Ansible
6 36 (2.81%) Backup Exec
7 35 (2.74%) Puppet
8 26 (2.03%) WSUS
9 24 (1.88%) Cisco Prime
10 22 (1.72%) FortiGate
11 19 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
12 18 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (1.09%) HAProxy
14 13 (1.02%) Nessus
15 12 (0.94%) Cacti
16 11 (0.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 11 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
17 10 (0.78%) XenMobile
18 9 (0.70%) SCOM
19 7 (0.55%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 739 (57.78%) Cisco
2 361 (28.23%) VMware
3 314 (24.55%) Microsoft
4 275 (21.50%) Juniper
5 241 (18.84%) Palo Alto
6 203 (15.87%) Citrix
7 182 (14.23%) CheckPoint
8 157 (12.28%) HP
9 121 (9.46%) F5
10 69 (5.39%) Fortinet
11 68 (5.32%) SolarWinds
12 64 (5.00%) Meraki
13 60 (4.69%) Riverbed
14 57 (4.46%) EMC
15 55 (4.30%) Avaya
15 55 (4.30%) Red Hat
16 54 (4.22%) Apple
17 51 (3.99%) Dell
18 46 (3.60%) NetApp
19 41 (3.21%) Oracle
South West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive+bens+bonus totally negot
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + on call.
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + on-call
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package of up to £55k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Icore Tech
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £56000 per annum + Medical and Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £37,500 to £37,500 per annum NHS - Band 7 AfC + Inner London Wait
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
The North Starr
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cloud Direct
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Vadis People
Salary: c£27,000 - £34,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits 20% bonus, vendor training, many b
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: base salary to £75,000 plus bonus to 20% plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
The North Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Condeco Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Anonymous
Salary: £30,000 per annum Discretionary Bonus Scheme & Company Pension Scheme
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 26 days ago
East London
Dillistone
Salary: From £19,000 to £20,500 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago