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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 162 166 135
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -31
Permanent jobs citing VPN 714 850 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.03% 1.96% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.48% 12.46% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 592 689 906
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
5723 6823 7683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.25% 15.75% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 5723 6474
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +9 110 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Chiswick -6 11 £50,000 +17.64%
Dagenham - 8 - -
Hounslow +2 6 £51,500 -14.16%
Croydon +2 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Feltham - 5 £37,500 - 1
Ealing - 4 £37,500 -
Twickenham 0 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Brentford - 3 £50,000 -
Hammersmith +15 2 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Bromley +6 2 £32,000 +42.22%
Enfield +5 2 £28,000 +12.00%
Wimbledon -8 2 £25,000 +8.69%
Westminster - 2 £65,000 -
Docklands, London -2 1 £37,500 -2.59%
Greenwich -5 1 £65,000 +85.71%
Canary Wharf -8 1 £75,000 +7.14%
Chessington - 1 £26,750 -
Southall - 1 £21,000 -
Teddington - 1 £45,000 -
West Drayton - 1 £37,500 -
VPN
England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 829 (57.73%) Cisco
2 782 (54.46%) Firewall
3 674 (46.94%) Windows
4 528 (36.77%) Cisco Certification
5 462 (32.17%) WAN
6 448 (31.20%) LAN
7 438 (30.50%) Active Directory
8 435 (30.29%) DNS
9 428 (29.81%) Microsoft
10 395 (27.51%) VMware
11 382 (26.60%) CCNP
12 368 (25.63%) MPLS
13 345 (24.03%) ITIL
14 341 (23.75%) Network Security
15 332 (23.12%) Data Centre
16 331 (23.05%) TCP/IP
17 325 (22.63%) Windows Server
18 322 (22.42%) BGP
19 317 (22.08%) OSPF
20 316 (22.01%) Wireless
21 311 (21.66%) Finance
22 297 (20.68%) Linux
23 287 (19.99%) VMware Infrastructure
24 281 (19.57%) DHCP
25 260 (18.11%) Cisco ASA
26 243 (16.92%) CheckPoint
27 238 (16.57%) CCNA
28 236 (16.43%) Citrix
28 236 (16.43%) Juniper
29 233 (16.23%) 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
1 207 (14.42%) MS Exchange
2 91 (6.34%) IIS
3 82 (5.71%) Skype for Business
4 79 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 78 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 77 (5.36%) SharePoint
7 73 (5.08%) Apache
8 40 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 38 (2.65%) Tomcat
10 19 (1.32%) JBoss
11 16 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 15 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
15 9 (0.63%) IBM Notes
16 7 (0.49%) Confluence
16 7 (0.49%) nginx
17 6 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
18 4 (0.28%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 226 (15.74%) MS Office
2 208 (14.48%) MS Excel
3 18 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.77%) MS Project
6 4 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.070%) SmartSuite
7 1 (0.070%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.14%) Eikon
2 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.14%) Summit
3 1 (0.070%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.070%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.070%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 140 (9.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 136 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
3 124 (8.64%) Office 365
4 43 (2.99%) Mimecast
5 42 (2.92%) SaaS
6 40 (2.79%) IaaS
7 31 (2.16%) PaaS
8 24 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 21 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
10 17 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (1.18%) G Suite
11 13 (0.91%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
13 9 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.56%) Route 53
15 6 (0.42%) CloudFront
16 4 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 4 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.28%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 782 (54.46%) Firewall
2 462 (32.17%) WAN
3 448 (31.20%) LAN
4 435 (30.29%) DNS
5 368 (25.63%) MPLS
6 341 (23.75%) Network Security
7 331 (23.05%) TCP/IP
8 322 (22.42%) BGP
9 317 (22.08%) OSPF
10 316 (22.01%) Wireless
11 281 (19.57%) DHCP
12 260 (18.11%) Cisco ASA
13 227 (15.81%) VLAN
14 155 (10.79%) VoIP
15 146 (10.17%) IPsec
16 127 (8.84%) SAN
17 123 (8.57%) HSRP
18 120 (8.36%) EIGRP
19 108 (7.52%) SSL
20 101 (7.03%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (9.12%) SQL Server
2 56 (3.90%) MySQL
3 26 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
5 13 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.49%) NoSQL
7 7 (0.49%) Redis
8 6 (0.42%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.35%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.28%) Informix
11 3 (0.21%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.14%) Big Data
12 2 (0.14%) DB2
12 2 (0.14%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.14%) Power BI
13 1 (0.070%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.070%) GIS
Development Applications
1 31 (2.16%) Git (software)
2 18 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 14 (0.97%) JIRA
4 12 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (0.56%) Subversion
6 5 (0.35%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.21%) Xdebug
8 2 (0.14%) Grunt
8 2 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.070%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.070%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.070%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.070%) Trac
9 1 (0.070%) Visual Studio
General
1 311 (21.66%) Finance
2 189 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 124 (8.64%) Legal
4 115 (8.01%) Banking
5 111 (7.73%) Law
6 46 (3.20%) Marketing
7 39 (2.72%) Investment Banking
8 29 (2.02%) Publishing
8 29 (2.02%) Retail
9 16 (1.11%) Games
10 15 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.91%) Advertising
11 13 (0.91%) Billing
12 12 (0.84%) Electronics
13 10 (0.70%) Spanish Language
14 9 (0.63%) Back Office
15 7 (0.49%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.42%) French Language
16 6 (0.42%) Front Office
17 4 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 436 (30.36%) Network Engineer
2 228 (15.88%) Analyst
3 159 (11.07%) Support Engineer
4 153 (10.65%) Security Engineer
5 136 (9.47%) Senior Network Engineer
6 110 (7.66%) Administrator
6 110 (7.66%) Network Security Engineer
7 104 (7.24%) Cisco Engineer
8 96 (6.69%) Service Analyst
9 95 (6.62%) Service Desk Analyst
10 90 (6.27%) Systems Administrator
11 83 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 82 (5.71%) IT Support
13 80 (5.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 78 (5.43%) Architect
15 63 (4.39%) IT Engineer
16 58 (4.04%) Network Analyst
17 51 (3.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 51 (3.55%) Network Support
18 50 (3.48%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (3.83%) 802.1X
2 35 (2.44%) Web Services
3 29 (2.02%) Middleware
4 21 (1.46%) LAMP
5 12 (0.84%) CSS
6 11 (0.77%) JSON
7 9 (0.63%) HTML
8 7 (0.49%) XML
9 6 (0.42%) .NET
9 6 (0.42%) jQuery
9 6 (0.42%) SOAP
10 5 (0.35%) Ajax
10 5 (0.35%) Backbone.js
10 5 (0.35%) DOM
10 5 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (0.35%) RESTful
10 5 (0.35%) XHTML
10 5 (0.35%) XMPP
11 4 (0.28%) REST
12 3 (0.21%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 332 (23.12%) Data Centre
2 109 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
4 70 (4.87%) Computer Science
5 68 (4.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 68 (4.74%) Management Information System
6 52 (3.62%) Public Cloud
7 36 (2.51%) RSA SecurID
8 35 (2.44%) Clustering
9 34 (2.37%) Blackberry
10 32 (2.23%) Replication
11 31 (2.16%) BYOD
12 27 (1.88%) iPad
12 27 (1.88%) iPhone
12 27 (1.88%) PKI
13 25 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
14 22 (1.53%) Virtual Team
15 17 (1.18%) Hedge funds
16 16 (1.11%) Cryptography
17 15 (1.04%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 674 (46.94%) Windows
2 325 (22.63%) Windows Server
3 297 (20.68%) Linux
4 233 (16.23%) Windows 7
5 153 (10.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 150 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 87 (6.06%) Windows 10
8 81 (5.64%) Windows 8
9 71 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 66 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 63 (4.39%) Mac OS X
12 62 (4.32%) Unix
13 56 (3.90%) Android
14 53 (3.69%) Ubuntu
15 50 (3.48%) CentOS
16 38 (2.65%) Windows XP
17 27 (1.88%) Debian
18 21 (1.46%) Apple iOS
18 21 (1.46%) Solaris
19 17 (1.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (24.03%) ITIL
2 134 (9.33%) Load Balancing
3 132 (9.19%) Network Design
4 121 (8.43%) Kalman Filter
5 109 (7.59%) Service Management
6 103 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 96 (6.69%) Information Security
8 87 (6.06%) Network Management
8 87 (6.06%) Project Management
8 87 (6.06%) Virtual Environments
9 84 (5.85%) Network Architecture
10 77 (5.36%) Business Continuity
11 76 (5.29%) Change Management
12 74 (5.15%) Ticket Management
13 66 (4.60%) DevOps
13 66 (4.60%) High Availability
14 63 (4.39%) Problem Management
15 62 (4.32%) Mentoring
16 54 (3.76%) Network Monitoring
17 52 (3.62%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (7.80%) SQL
2 79 (5.50%) Python
3 55 (3.83%) PowerShell
4 54 (3.76%) Bash Shell
5 43 (2.99%) Perl
6 41 (2.86%) Ruby
7 21 (1.46%) Shell Script
8 20 (1.39%) C
9 15 (1.04%) PHP
10 14 (0.97%) Java
11 13 (0.91%) Go
11 13 (0.91%) JavaScript
12 9 (0.63%) Lisp
13 8 (0.56%) VBScript
14 7 (0.49%) VB
15 4 (0.28%) C#
16 2 (0.14%) C++
16 2 (0.14%) Tcl
17 1 (0.070%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.070%) AWK
Qualifications
1 528 (36.77%) Cisco Certification
2 382 (26.60%) CCNP
3 238 (16.57%) CCNA
4 226 (15.74%) Degree
5 143 (9.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 96 (6.69%) MCSE
7 85 (5.92%) CCIE
8 55 (3.83%) CISSP
9 42 (2.92%) CCSA
9 42 (2.92%) MCSA
10 41 (2.86%) Security Cleared
11 40 (2.79%) MCP
12 36 (2.51%) CISM
13 35 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 34 (2.37%) CCSE
15 33 (2.30%) MCITP
16 31 (2.16%) CCSP
16 31 (2.16%) JNCIA
17 29 (2.02%) CEH
18 25 (1.74%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (9.89%) SLA
2 67 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (2.65%) PCI DSS
4 20 (1.39%) QA
5 10 (0.70%) JSP 440
6 8 (0.56%) COBIT
7 5 (0.35%) ISAE 3402
7 5 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.35%) SAS 70
8 3 (0.21%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.14%) GCP
10 1 (0.070%) HIPAA
System Software
1 438 (30.50%) Active Directory
2 287 (19.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (7.73%) Hyper-V
4 50 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
5 49 (3.41%) vSphere
6 35 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
7 29 (2.02%) VMware ESX
8 28 (1.95%) XenServer
9 27 (1.88%) XenApp
10 23 (1.60%) NFS
11 19 (1.32%) Xen
12 16 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
13 15 (1.04%) Terminal Services
14 14 (0.97%) iptables
14 14 (0.97%) KVM
15 13 (0.91%) Firmware
15 13 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
16 12 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 10 (0.70%) vCloud
17 10 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 65 (4.53%) SCCM
2 45 (3.13%) AirWatch
3 40 (2.79%) Cisco CUCM
4 39 (2.72%) Puppet
5 37 (2.58%) WSUS
6 36 (2.51%) Backup Exec
7 34 (2.37%) Ansible
8 31 (2.16%) Nagios
9 27 (1.88%) FortiGate
10 25 (1.74%) Cisco Prime
11 24 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
12 23 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
13 15 (1.04%) Nessus
14 14 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
15 11 (0.77%) Malwarebytes
15 11 (0.77%) WhatsUp Gold
16 10 (0.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 10 (0.70%) ZABBIX
17 9 (0.63%) Cacti
18 8 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 829 (57.73%) Cisco
2 428 (29.81%) Microsoft
3 395 (27.51%) VMware
4 243 (16.92%) CheckPoint
5 236 (16.43%) Citrix
5 236 (16.43%) Juniper
6 215 (14.97%) Palo Alto
7 158 (11.00%) HP
8 114 (7.94%) F5
9 96 (6.69%) Apple
10 73 (5.08%) Avaya
10 73 (5.08%) Red Hat
11 68 (4.74%) Dell
12 66 (4.60%) EMC
13 60 (4.18%) Meraki
14 53 (3.69%) Oracle
14 53 (3.69%) Riverbed
15 49 (3.41%) SolarWinds
16 48 (3.34%) Veeam
17 47 (3.27%) Fortinet
London
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hammersmith
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 55000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000-80,000 + OTE 110,000 + Car allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London, UK
Questionmark Computing Limited
Salary: Negotaible
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Between £35,000 - £45,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Gorkana
Salary: £0 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package of up to £55k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 65k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive + discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + big bonus
Posted: 14 days ago