Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 142 144
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -28
Permanent jobs citing VPN 19 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.78% 0.23% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.48% 2.38% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 19
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -30.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £33,850 £24,450 £30,000
90th Percentile £51,500 £48,875 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.74% -15.63% +17.65%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 293 210 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.04% 9.52% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 185 136 151
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,950 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,300 £60,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Glasgow

VPN
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for VPN in Glasgow

VPN
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for VPN.

1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) IPsec
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) SSL
3 8 (42.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 7 (36.84%) Office 365
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
5 6 (31.58%) DNS
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) HTTP
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) SMTP
6 5 (26.32%) Perl
6 5 (26.32%) Python
6 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
6 5 (26.32%) Information Management
6 5 (26.32%) Change Management
6 5 (26.32%) Password Management
6 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
6 5 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
6 5 (26.32%) Security Architecture
6 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (26.32%) Puppet
6 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (26.32%) Technical Analysis

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Office 365
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (10.53%) IaaS
6 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) IPsec
3 8 (42.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (42.11%) SSL
4 6 (31.58%) DNS
5 5 (26.32%) HTTP
5 5 (26.32%) SMTP
5 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.79%) ADSL
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.79%) Extranet
6 3 (15.79%) Intranet
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
7 2 (10.53%) Broadband
7 2 (10.53%) Skype
7 2 (10.53%) VoIP
7 2 (10.53%) WLAN
8 1 (5.26%) ISDN
8 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (15.79%) French Language
1 3 (15.79%) German Language
1 3 (15.79%) Italian Language
1 3 (15.79%) Spanish Language
2 2 (10.53%) Law
2 2 (10.53%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Security Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Public Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.26%) iPhone
4 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.26%) HPUX
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (26.32%) Change Management
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
2 5 (26.32%) Information Management
2 5 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (26.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (26.32%) Password Management
2 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (26.32%) Security Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
4 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
1 5 (26.32%) Perl
1 5 (26.32%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNP
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCIE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) CCIP
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Ansible
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (5.26%) Malwarebytes
4 1 (5.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Dell
2 4 (21.05%) F5
3 3 (15.79%) Brocade
3 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
3 3 (15.79%) McAfee
3 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) iManage
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) Apple
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.26%) Polycom
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Sophos
5 1 (5.26%) Tandberg