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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 175 202 207
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 748 720 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.90% 1.61% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.73% 10.01% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 625 657 700
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 £30,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
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
6375 7190 8136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.17% 16.09% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5502 6107 6690
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 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +72 180 £50,000 - 15
Romford - 10 £25,000 -
Feltham +4 7 £52,500 +40.00%
Kingston Upon Thames +2 6 £30,500 -28.23%
Hammersmith - 6 £52,500 -
Wimbledon -12 5 £73,750 +67.61%
Hounslow +3 4 £45,000 -25.00%
Harrow - 4 - - 1
Uxbridge -3 2 £30,000 +25.00%
Croydon -8 2 £48,750 +25.00%
Stanmore - 2 £32,500 -
Upminster - 2 £27,000 -
Docklands, London +11 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Canary Wharf +3 1 £47,500 -32.14%
Sidcup - 1 £53,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £27,500 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £45,000 -
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England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 867 (57.11%) Firewall
2 815 (53.69%) Cisco
3 747 (49.21%) Windows
4 535 (35.24%) Active Directory
5 487 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
6 471 (31.03%) WAN
7 456 (30.04%) Microsoft
8 433 (28.52%) LAN
9 377 (24.84%) ITIL
10 355 (23.39%) CCNP
11 340 (22.40%) DNS
12 330 (21.74%) MPLS
13 324 (21.34%) Cisco ASA
14 321 (21.15%) Windows Server
15 314 (20.69%) MS Office
16 310 (20.42%) Finance
17 307 (20.22%) VMware
18 305 (20.09%) Windows 7
19 297 (19.57%) CheckPoint
20 295 (19.43%) Citrix
20 295 (19.43%) Network Security
21 293 (19.30%) Wireless
22 282 (18.58%) Linux
23 251 (16.53%) BGP
24 244 (16.07%) Data Centre
25 243 (16.01%) Juniper
25 243 (16.01%) TCP/IP
26 240 (15.81%) MS Excel
26 240 (15.81%) OSPF
27 229 (15.09%) CCNA

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 (14.36%) MS Exchange
2 108 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 84 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 82 (5.40%) Skype for Business
5 64 (4.22%) IIS
6 63 (4.15%) SharePoint
7 60 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 54 (3.56%) Apache
9 51 (3.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 27 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
11 25 (1.65%) Tomcat
12 19 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (0.99%) Confluence
14 9 (0.59%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.46%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.46%) JBoss
15 7 (0.46%) nginx
16 6 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
17 5 (0.33%) Zimbra
Applications
1 314 (20.69%) MS Office
2 240 (15.81%) MS Excel
3 50 (3.29%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.40%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.40%) Revit
7 2 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.33%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.066%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 162 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (7.71%) Office 365
3 90 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (3.49%) Mimecast
5 36 (2.37%) IaaS
6 29 (1.91%) SaaS
7 26 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.99%) PaaS
8 15 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (0.53%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 6 (0.40%) Google Apps
11 5 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.26%) GitHub
12 4 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.13%) Nimbula
14 2 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 867 (57.11%) Firewall
2 471 (31.03%) WAN
3 433 (28.52%) LAN
4 340 (22.40%) DNS
5 330 (21.74%) MPLS
6 324 (21.34%) Cisco ASA
7 295 (19.43%) Network Security
8 293 (19.30%) Wireless
9 251 (16.53%) BGP
10 243 (16.01%) TCP/IP
11 240 (15.81%) OSPF
12 224 (14.76%) DHCP
13 181 (11.92%) VoIP
14 174 (11.46%) SAN
15 152 (10.01%) IPsec
16 148 (9.75%) VLAN
17 133 (8.76%) EIGRP
17 133 (8.76%) Internet
18 130 (8.56%) SSL
19 101 (6.65%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (7.31%) SQL Server
2 61 (4.02%) MySQL
3 35 (2.31%) NoSQL
4 24 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (1.38%) Hadoop
6 17 (1.12%) Redis
7 15 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (0.92%) Big Data
9 13 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 11 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (0.66%) HBase
13 7 (0.46%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.40%) MS Access
15 5 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
17 2 (0.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 2 (0.13%) DB2
17 2 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
17 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (2.70%) JIRA
2 37 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 28 (1.84%) Jenkins
4 13 (0.86%) TeamCity
5 9 (0.59%) git-flow
5 9 (0.59%) Subversion
6 8 (0.53%) Eclipse
6 8 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (0.46%) Toad
8 4 (0.26%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.26%) Wing IDE
9 3 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.20%) RSpec
10 2 (0.13%) Maven
11 1 (0.066%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 310 (20.42%) Finance
2 223 (14.69%) Telecoms
3 118 (7.77%) Law
4 109 (7.18%) Legal
5 78 (5.14%) Banking
6 36 (2.37%) Retail
7 35 (2.31%) Advertising
8 27 (1.78%) Publishing
9 18 (1.19%) Games
9 18 (1.19%) Marketing
10 15 (0.99%) Investment Banking
11 14 (0.92%) Local Government
11 14 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.79%) Back Office
12 12 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.59%) Electronics
14 6 (0.40%) Online Betting
15 5 (0.33%) Billing
16 4 (0.26%) German Language
16 4 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 466 (30.70%) Network Engineer
2 287 (18.91%) Analyst
3 205 (13.50%) Security Engineer
4 178 (11.73%) Network Security Engineer
5 158 (10.41%) Support Engineer
6 135 (8.89%) Cisco Engineer
7 123 (8.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 123 (8.10%) Service Analyst
8 122 (8.04%) Service Desk Analyst
9 111 (7.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 101 (6.65%) Senior Network Engineer
11 97 (6.39%) Support Analyst
12 93 (6.13%) IT Engineer
13 91 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support
14 88 (5.80%) IT Support
15 76 (5.01%) Architect
16 75 (4.94%) Administrator
17 73 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
18 72 (4.74%) Network Support
19 69 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (5.80%) 802.1X
2 73 (4.81%) Web Services
3 28 (1.84%) JSON
3 28 (1.84%) XML
4 26 (1.71%) LAMP
5 24 (1.58%) CSS
6 17 (1.12%) HTML
7 14 (0.92%) Middleware
7 14 (0.92%) XMPP
8 12 (0.79%) .NET
8 12 (0.79%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (0.53%) Backbone.js
10 7 (0.46%) Lucene
11 6 (0.40%) COM
11 6 (0.40%) SOAP
12 5 (0.33%) Ajax
12 5 (0.33%) jQuery
12 5 (0.33%) LEMP Stack
13 4 (0.26%) beanstalkd
13 4 (0.26%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 244 (16.07%) Data Centre
2 110 (7.25%) Blackberry
3 82 (5.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 73 (4.81%) iPhone
4 73 (4.81%) RSA SecurID
5 67 (4.41%) Management Information System
6 63 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (3.89%) Replication
8 51 (3.36%) Video Conferencing
9 38 (2.50%) Clustering
10 36 (2.37%) Computer Science
11 35 (2.31%) iPad
12 28 (1.84%) Client/Server
12 28 (1.84%) Smartphone
13 26 (1.71%) Virtual Team
14 23 (1.52%) Public Cloud
15 22 (1.45%) Over-the-Top Content
16 21 (1.38%) PKI
17 20 (1.32%) CESG
18 18 (1.19%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 747 (49.21%) Windows
2 321 (21.15%) Windows Server
3 305 (20.09%) Windows 7
4 282 (18.58%) Linux
5 195 (12.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 163 (10.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 125 (8.23%) Unix
8 111 (7.31%) Windows 8
9 82 (5.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 78 (5.14%) Android
11 76 (5.01%) Windows XP
12 54 (3.56%) Windows 10
13 48 (3.16%) Ubuntu
14 43 (2.83%) Mac OS X
15 30 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 29 (1.91%) Debian
17 21 (1.38%) Apple iOS
18 20 (1.32%) Solaris
19 17 (1.12%) CentOS
19 17 (1.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (24.84%) ITIL
2 151 (9.95%) Change Management
3 145 (9.55%) Service Management
4 134 (8.83%) Load Balancing
5 96 (6.32%) Information Security
6 93 (6.13%) Virtual Environments
7 89 (5.86%) SIEM
8 88 (5.80%) Network Management
9 83 (5.47%) Network Monitoring
10 72 (4.74%) Service Delivery
11 70 (4.61%) Ticket Management
12 68 (4.48%) Migration
13 66 (4.35%) DDoS Mitigation
14 65 (4.28%) Kalman Filter
15 62 (4.08%) Project Management
16 61 (4.02%) High Availability
17 60 (3.95%) E-Commerce
18 59 (3.89%) Case Management
18 59 (3.89%) Cybersecurity
18 59 (3.89%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 117 (7.71%) SQL
2 112 (7.38%) Python
3 70 (4.61%) Bash Shell
4 65 (4.28%) PowerShell
5 61 (4.02%) Perl
6 60 (3.95%) Ruby
7 41 (2.70%) Java
8 31 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 30 (1.98%) JavaScript
10 28 (1.84%) C
11 26 (1.71%) PHP
12 16 (1.05%) C++
13 8 (0.53%) VBScript
14 7 (0.46%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.46%) VBA
15 4 (0.26%) VB
16 3 (0.20%) AWK
16 3 (0.20%) sed
17 1 (0.066%) Go
17 1 (0.066%) Korn
Qualifications
1 487 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
2 355 (23.39%) CCNP
3 229 (15.09%) CCNA
4 170 (11.20%) Degree
5 169 (11.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 100 (6.59%) Security Cleared
7 90 (5.93%) MCSE
8 88 (5.80%) CCIE
9 84 (5.53%) CCSP
10 73 (4.81%) CISSP
11 69 (4.55%) SC Cleared
12 68 (4.48%) CCSA
13 61 (4.02%) CCSE
14 53 (3.49%) MCSA
15 43 (2.83%) CCIP
16 40 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 37 (2.44%) SSCP
18 34 (2.24%) DV Cleared
19 26 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
19 26 (1.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (9.68%) SLA
2 67 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (1.65%) COBIT
3 25 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.19%) QA
5 5 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.26%) ISAE 3402
6 4 (0.26%) SAS 70
7 3 (0.20%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.13%) BS25999
8 2 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.13%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.13%) RMADS
9 1 (0.066%) GPG13
9 1 (0.066%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.066%) ISO20022
System Software
1 535 (35.24%) Active Directory
2 218 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (7.84%) Hyper-V
4 63 (4.15%) XenApp
5 57 (3.75%) vSphere
6 48 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
6 48 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (2.77%) NFS
8 32 (2.11%) Docker
9 31 (2.04%) VMware ESX
10 30 (1.98%) Virtual Servers
11 25 (1.65%) XenDesktop
12 24 (1.58%) Xen
13 22 (1.45%) XenServer
14 17 (1.12%) Terminal Services
15 14 (0.92%) KVM
15 14 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
16 13 (0.86%) LXC
17 12 (0.79%) iptables
17 12 (0.79%) Samba
Systems Management
1 79 (5.20%) SCCM
2 60 (3.95%) Backup Exec
3 54 (3.56%) Puppet
4 53 (3.49%) Cisco CUCM
5 46 (3.03%) FortiGate
6 43 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
7 39 (2.57%) Nagios
8 31 (2.04%) ZABBIX
9 29 (1.91%) Ansible
10 22 (1.45%) SCOM
11 21 (1.38%) Cacti
12 20 (1.32%) Graphite
13 18 (1.19%) AirWatch
13 18 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
14 17 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
15 15 (0.99%) Cisco Prime
15 15 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
15 15 (0.99%) vMotion
15 15 (0.99%) WSUS
16 14 (0.92%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 815 (53.69%) Cisco
2 456 (30.04%) Microsoft
3 307 (20.22%) VMware
4 297 (19.57%) CheckPoint
5 295 (19.43%) Citrix
6 243 (16.01%) Juniper
7 219 (14.43%) Palo Alto
8 164 (10.80%) F5
9 121 (7.97%) HP
10 89 (5.86%) Oracle
11 82 (5.40%) SolarWinds
12 67 (4.41%) Mitel
13 64 (4.22%) Meraki
13 64 (4.22%) Symantec
14 60 (3.95%) Dell
14 60 (3.95%) Riverbed
15 57 (3.75%) Blue Coat
16 56 (3.69%) Veeam
17 55 (3.62%) NetApp
18 51 (3.36%) Apple
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 Per Annum package, plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + ben
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and strong bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Flawless money Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum pro-rata
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago