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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Scotland > Glasgow
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 103 80
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.33% 0.93% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.48% 10.81% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 22
Glasgow median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +2.56%  
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,500 £52,625 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.66% +3.75%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 115 111 179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.51% 8.60% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 318 200 441
Glasgow median annual salary £37,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.00% +11.11%  
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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

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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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Replication
6 2 (28.57%) MySQL
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics

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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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) IMAP
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) POP3
3 1 (14.29%) PPTP
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) LXC
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) IBM