Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 139 138
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -23
Permanent jobs citing VPN 20 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.89% 0.39% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.51% 3.78% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 11
Glasgow median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £26,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £51,375 £51,875 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £43,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -21.84% +33.85% -4.41%

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 235 238 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.43% 10.22% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 160 141 140
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.59% +0.60%
10th Percentile £23,725 £25,000 £25,475
90th Percentile £57,625 £60,875 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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

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Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) Wireless
5 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) Adobe
6 6 (30.00%) Cognizant
6 6 (30.00%) Lotus
6 6 (30.00%) IBM Notes
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) ServiceNow
6 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (25.00%) Office 365
7 5 (25.00%) LAN
7 5 (25.00%) WAN
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco
8 4 (20.00%) Intranet
8 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (20.00%) VMware
8 4 (20.00%) Service Management
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (15.00%) SCCM
9 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
9 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
9 3 (15.00%) French Language

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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 6 (30.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) IaaS
4 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
1 7 (35.00%) Wireless
2 5 (25.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) Intranet
4 3 (15.00%) ADSL
4 3 (15.00%) Extranet
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP
4 3 (15.00%) WLAN
5 2 (10.00%) Broadband
5 2 (10.00%) DHCP
5 2 (10.00%) DNS
5 2 (10.00%) MPLS
5 2 (10.00%) Skype
6 1 (5.00%) 3G
6 1 (5.00%) BGP
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (5.00%) IPsec
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (15.00%) French Language
1 3 (15.00%) German Language
1 3 (15.00%) Italian Language
1 3 (15.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (10.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) HPUX
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Management
5 1 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) iptables
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.00%) Malwarebytes
2 1 (5.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Adobe
2 6 (30.00%) Cognizant
2 6 (30.00%) Lotus
2 6 (30.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Apple
4 2 (10.00%) iManage
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) Avaya
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.00%) Polycom
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Sophos
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec