Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 123 104
Rank change year-on-year -6 -19 +21
Permanent jobs citing VPN 11 38 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.57% 1.61% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.98% 12.58% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 16
Glasgow median annual salary £34,280 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.30% +4.58% -4.08%
10th Percentile £26,200 £36,250 £28,125
90th Percentile £50,250 £57,125 £46,125
Scotland median annual salary £35,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -10.13% +8.22% +5.80%

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 184 302 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.49% 12.76% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 131 175 150
Glasgow median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,200 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £46,750 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.65% +3.75% -2.44%

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 22 March 2019.

Salary histogram for VPN in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) PaaS
3 3 (27.27%) IaaS
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) HSRP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS

VPN
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 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) IaaS
1 3 (27.27%) PaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) ADSL
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
3 2 (18.18%) HSRP
3 2 (18.18%) IPsec
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Hudson
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCSA
2 1 (9.09%) CCSE
2 1 (9.09%) CEH
2 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Cognizant
3 2 (18.18%) Lotus
3 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 1 (9.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (9.09%) Ciena
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Cloudera
4 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
4 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
4 1 (9.09%) Huawei
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Nokia
4 1 (9.09%) Nortel
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) VMware