Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +18
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 6.90% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Fife median annual salary - - -
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £35,750 £29,350
% change year-on-year +18.88% +21.81% -26.63%

VPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Fife
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 17 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 19.54% 10.00% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 15
Fife median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -21.43% +10.24%
10th Percentile £26,150 £25,750 £26,550
90th Percentile £45,750 £38,500 £39,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Fife.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Fife

VPN
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN in Fife.

Salary trend for VPN in Fife

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Fife region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Terminal Services
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) ISDN
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) IP Telephony
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Smart Home
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Management
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) IP Telephony
1 5 (83.33%) ISDN
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) VLAN
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) IT Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) IT Support
1 5 (83.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Strategic Management
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware