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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 167 181 190
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing VPN 726 802 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.88% 1.82% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.15% 11.49% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 607 712 693
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,900 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +8.21%
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
5973 6983 7872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.47% 15.89% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5104 5980 6492
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +46 115 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Hounslow +12 13 £45,000 -25.00%
Uxbridge -1 9 £50,000 +102.02% 2
West Drayton - 9 £37,500 -
Feltham +9 7 £52,500 +40.00%
Wimbledon -14 5 - -
Docklands, London +19 3 £37,500 -44.44%
Harrow +6 3 - -
Romford -11 3 £25,000 -
Hackney - 3 - -
Twickenham +9 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Hammersmith +3 2 £45,625 -3.43%
Brentford 0 2 £41,250 +71.87%
Croydon -9 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Enfield - 2 £24,000 -
Canary Wharf +1 1 £47,500 +15.15%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 1 £33,500 +21.81%
Chiswick -7 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £50,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £53,500 -
Upminster - 1 £26,500 -
Greenwich - 1 £62,500 -
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England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 838 (57.24%) Cisco
2 796 (54.37%) Firewall
3 701 (47.88%) Windows
4 496 (33.88%) Active Directory
5 482 (32.92%) Cisco Certification
6 472 (32.24%) Microsoft
7 470 (32.10%) WAN
8 443 (30.26%) LAN
9 390 (26.64%) ITIL
10 387 (26.43%) DNS
11 346 (23.63%) MPLS
12 343 (23.43%) VMware
13 342 (23.36%) CCNP
14 330 (22.54%) Windows Server
15 312 (21.31%) CheckPoint
16 306 (20.90%) Cisco ASA
17 303 (20.70%) Linux
18 291 (19.88%) Network Security
19 284 (19.40%) Finance
20 282 (19.26%) MS Office
21 270 (18.44%) Wireless
22 269 (18.37%) TCP/IP
23 264 (18.03%) DHCP
23 264 (18.03%) Data Centre
24 260 (17.76%) BGP
25 257 (17.55%) Windows 7
26 255 (17.42%) Citrix
27 252 (17.21%) OSPF
28 246 (16.80%) VMware Infrastructure
29 241 (16.46%) 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
1 203 (13.87%) MS Exchange
2 83 (5.67%) IIS
3 82 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 80 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 71 (4.85%) Skype for Business
6 70 (4.78%) Apache
7 61 (4.17%) SharePoint
8 45 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 44 (3.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 32 (2.19%) Tomcat
11 20 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (0.96%) JBoss
13 13 (0.89%) nginx
14 11 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.61%) Confluence
16 8 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
17 6 (0.41%) Apache Solr
17 6 (0.41%) IBM Notes
18 5 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
19 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 282 (19.26%) MS Office
2 239 (16.33%) MS Excel
3 41 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.61%) MS Project
5 7 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.20%) Revit
Business Applications
1 8 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.20%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.068%) assyst
3 1 (0.068%) Eikon
3 1 (0.068%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.068%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 152 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (8.13%) Office 365
3 112 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 56 (3.83%) Mimecast
5 44 (3.01%) IaaS
6 40 (2.73%) SaaS
7 24 (1.64%) PaaS
8 20 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (0.82%) Google Apps
11 8 (0.55%) Amazon S3
11 8 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (0.48%) Route 53
13 4 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.27%) Google Drive
14 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 3 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 796 (54.37%) Firewall
2 470 (32.10%) WAN
3 443 (30.26%) LAN
4 387 (26.43%) DNS
5 346 (23.63%) MPLS
6 306 (20.90%) Cisco ASA
7 291 (19.88%) Network Security
8 270 (18.44%) Wireless
9 269 (18.37%) TCP/IP
10 264 (18.03%) DHCP
11 260 (17.76%) BGP
12 252 (17.21%) OSPF
13 184 (12.57%) VLAN
14 173 (11.82%) VoIP
15 172 (11.75%) SAN
16 142 (9.70%) EIGRP
17 139 (9.49%) IPsec
18 111 (7.58%) SSL
19 105 (7.17%) Internet
20 102 (6.97%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 59 (4.03%) MySQL
3 30 (2.05%) NoSQL
4 22 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (1.23%) Hadoop
6 16 (1.09%) Redis
6 16 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (0.82%) Big Data
9 11 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (0.75%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (0.61%) HBase
12 6 (0.41%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.27%) MS Access
15 3 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.20%) DB2
16 2 (0.14%) Power BI
16 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (2.73%) Git (software)
2 28 (1.91%) JIRA
3 22 (1.50%) Jenkins
4 10 (0.68%) Subversion
4 10 (0.68%) TeamCity
5 7 (0.48%) Eclipse
6 6 (0.41%) Toad
6 6 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.27%) git-flow
7 4 (0.27%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.20%) RSpec
8 3 (0.20%) Xdebug
9 2 (0.14%) Maven
10 1 (0.068%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.068%) Visual Studio
General
1 284 (19.40%) Finance
2 199 (13.59%) Telecoms
3 123 (8.40%) Legal
4 122 (8.33%) Law
5 102 (6.97%) Banking
6 34 (2.32%) Marketing
7 31 (2.12%) Retail
8 30 (2.05%) Publishing
9 24 (1.64%) Advertising
10 22 (1.50%) Investment Banking
11 17 (1.16%) Games
12 11 (0.75%) Back Office
12 11 (0.75%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.61%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.61%) Local Government
14 8 (0.55%) Billing
15 7 (0.48%) Electronics
16 5 (0.34%) German Language
16 5 (0.34%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 435 (29.71%) Network Engineer
2 277 (18.92%) Analyst
3 186 (12.70%) Security Engineer
4 162 (11.07%) Support Engineer
5 153 (10.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 124 (8.47%) Service Analyst
7 123 (8.40%) Service Desk Analyst
8 120 (8.20%) Cisco Engineer
9 109 (7.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 99 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 91 (6.22%) Senior Network Engineer
12 87 (5.94%) Administrator
13 82 (5.60%) Architect
14 76 (5.19%) Network Support
15 70 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
15 70 (4.78%) IT Support
15 70 (4.78%) Support Analyst
15 70 (4.78%) Systems Administrator
16 65 (4.44%) IT Engineer
17 62 (4.23%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (5.26%) 802.1X
2 56 (3.83%) Web Services
3 30 (2.05%) LAMP
4 26 (1.78%) Middleware
5 25 (1.71%) JSON
6 23 (1.57%) CSS
6 23 (1.57%) XML
7 18 (1.23%) HTML
8 13 (0.89%) XMPP
9 12 (0.82%) .NET
10 9 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
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%) XHTML
13 6 (0.41%) Lucene
13 6 (0.41%) SOAP
14 5 (0.34%) REST
14 5 (0.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 264 (18.03%) Data Centre
2 79 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (5.33%) RSA SecurID
4 75 (5.12%) Blackberry
5 72 (4.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 71 (4.85%) Video Conferencing
7 65 (4.44%) Management Information System
8 52 (3.55%) Replication
9 50 (3.42%) iPhone
10 46 (3.14%) Computer Science
11 44 (3.01%) Public Cloud
12 30 (2.05%) Clustering
13 24 (1.64%) iPad
13 24 (1.64%) Over-the-Top Content
13 24 (1.64%) Smartphone
13 24 (1.64%) Virtual Team
14 19 (1.30%) IPTV
15 17 (1.16%) Client/Server
15 17 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
16 15 (1.02%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 701 (47.88%) Windows
2 330 (22.54%) Windows Server
3 303 (20.70%) Linux
4 257 (17.55%) Windows 7
5 165 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 158 (10.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 100 (6.83%) Unix
8 97 (6.63%) Windows 8
9 75 (5.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 69 (4.71%) Windows 10
11 64 (4.37%) Android
12 61 (4.17%) Mac OS X
13 60 (4.10%) Windows XP
14 54 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 45 (3.07%) Ubuntu
16 35 (2.39%) CentOS
17 34 (2.32%) Debian
18 20 (1.37%) Apple iOS
19 18 (1.23%) Solaris
20 16 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (26.64%) ITIL
2 142 (9.70%) Load Balancing
3 123 (8.40%) Change Management
4 117 (7.99%) Service Management
5 100 (6.83%) Kalman Filter
6 96 (6.56%) Network Management
7 95 (6.49%) Virtual Environments
8 87 (5.94%) Information Security
9 82 (5.60%) Ticket Management
10 75 (5.12%) Project Management
11 69 (4.71%) High Availability
12 68 (4.64%) Network Monitoring
13 64 (4.37%) Service Delivery
13 64 (4.37%) SIEM
14 62 (4.23%) DevOps
15 61 (4.17%) Network Design
16 60 (4.10%) DDoS Mitigation
17 58 (3.96%) Case Management
18 55 (3.76%) Configuration Management
18 55 (3.76%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 114 (7.79%) SQL
2 103 (7.04%) Python
3 68 (4.64%) Bash Shell
3 68 (4.64%) Perl
4 63 (4.30%) PowerShell
5 54 (3.69%) Ruby
6 33 (2.25%) Java
6 33 (2.25%) PHP
7 27 (1.84%) Shell Script
8 26 (1.78%) C
9 24 (1.64%) JavaScript
10 11 (0.75%) C++
11 10 (0.68%) VBScript
12 7 (0.48%) Lisp
13 6 (0.41%) VB
13 6 (0.41%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.41%) VBA
14 3 (0.20%) Go
15 2 (0.14%) C#
15 2 (0.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 482 (32.92%) Cisco Certification
2 342 (23.36%) CCNP
3 241 (16.46%) CCNA
4 189 (12.91%) Degree
5 141 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 82 (5.60%) Security Cleared
7 78 (5.33%) MCSE
8 75 (5.12%) CCSP
9 70 (4.78%) CCIE
10 67 (4.58%) CCSA
10 67 (4.58%) CISSP
11 60 (4.10%) CCSE
12 54 (3.69%) SC Cleared
13 48 (3.28%) MCSA
14 44 (3.01%) CCIP
15 38 (2.60%) SSCP
16 31 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 29 (1.98%) CEH
18 28 (1.91%) CISM
19 27 (1.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (10.59%) SLA
2 66 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (2.87%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.23%) COBIT
5 13 (0.89%) QA
6 7 (0.48%) ISAE 3402
6 7 (0.48%) SAS 70
7 4 (0.27%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.20%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.14%) RMADS
10 1 (0.068%) GPG13
System Software
1 496 (33.88%) Active Directory
2 246 (16.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (8.54%) Hyper-V
4 60 (4.10%) vSphere
5 46 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
6 45 (3.07%) XenApp
7 44 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
8 35 (2.39%) NFS
9 26 (1.78%) VMware ESX
10 25 (1.71%) Xen
11 24 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
12 20 (1.37%) Docker
12 20 (1.37%) XenServer
13 17 (1.16%) KVM
14 16 (1.09%) XenDesktop
15 15 (1.02%) iptables
15 15 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 15 (1.02%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.68%) LXC
17 9 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 71 (4.85%) SCCM
2 48 (3.28%) Puppet
3 44 (3.01%) Cisco CUCM
4 41 (2.80%) Backup Exec
5 35 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (2.32%) FortiGate
7 32 (2.19%) AirWatch
8 30 (2.05%) Ansible
9 28 (1.91%) Nagios
10 25 (1.71%) Cisco Prime
11 22 (1.50%) Cacti
11 22 (1.50%) WSUS
12 19 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
13 18 (1.23%) ZABBIX
14 17 (1.16%) NetBackup
15 16 (1.09%) SCOM
16 13 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
17 12 (0.82%) Cisco UCCX
18 10 (0.68%) Graphite
19 9 (0.61%) Nessus
Vendors
1 838 (57.24%) Cisco
2 472 (32.24%) Microsoft
3 343 (23.43%) VMware
4 312 (21.31%) CheckPoint
5 255 (17.42%) Citrix
6 208 (14.21%) Juniper
7 192 (13.11%) Palo Alto
8 158 (10.79%) F5
9 114 (7.79%) HP
10 85 (5.81%) Oracle
11 79 (5.40%) Apple
12 66 (4.51%) Mitel
13 64 (4.37%) Riverbed
14 62 (4.23%) Meraki
14 62 (4.23%) Symantec
15 59 (4.03%) Dell
15 59 (4.03%) SolarWinds
15 59 (4.03%) Veeam
16 56 (3.83%) NetApp
17 54 (3.69%) EMC
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Boston Hale
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent benefits - see advert
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum, Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £60000 to £65000
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £80 - £110 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
hmv Retail Ltd
Salary: Dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 23 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £98,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago
East London
Fitch Learning
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago