Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 192 179
Rank change year-on-year -8 -13 +37
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1320 1522 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.80% 1.85% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.69% 11.75% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1275 1518
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.97%
10th Percentile £28,725 £27,600 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%

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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 11292 12955 14972
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.40% 15.77% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9290 11091 12608
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in London

VPN
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for VPN in London

VPN
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in London

VPN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the London region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 207 £49,250 -1.50% 15
Uxbridge +16 15 £37,500 +50.00%
West End of London +1 13 £28,000 -35.63% 1
Croydon +7 11 £37,000 -22.11%
Wimbledon +23 7 £26,000 -62.86%
Kingston Upon Thames +6 5 £34,000 -9.33%
Brentford +5 5 £40,000 +15.94%
Feltham -6 5 £37,500 -31.82%
Dagenham - 5 £22,500 -
Stanmore -2 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Greenwich -3 4 £37,500 +19.05%
Hounslow -6 4 £45,000 -
Westminster -8 4 £50,000 -
Hammersmith -35 4 £72,250 +37.62%
Heathrow -2 3 £36,500 -
Docklands, London +5 2 £58,750 +17.50%
Canary Wharf -18 2 £70,000 -3.45%
Mayfair +1 1 £62,500 +197.62%
Chiswick -6 1 £34,000 +23.64%
West Wickham - 1 £47,500 -
Enfield - 1 £47,500 -
Bromley - 1 £21,000 -
VPN
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 London region with a requirement for VPN.

1 832 (63.03%) Firewall
2 667 (50.53%) Cisco
3 648 (49.09%) Windows
4 515 (39.02%) WAN
5 466 (35.30%) Microsoft
6 465 (35.23%) LAN
7 432 (32.73%) DNS
8 427 (32.35%) Active Directory
9 417 (31.59%) Cisco Certification
10 397 (30.08%) Finance
11 396 (30.00%) VMware
12 383 (29.02%) MPLS
13 335 (25.38%) CCNP
14 334 (25.30%) BGP
15 324 (24.55%) Windows Server
16 315 (23.86%) DHCP
17 314 (23.79%) Linux
18 292 (22.12%) Wireless
19 291 (22.05%) OSPF
20 289 (21.89%) TCP/IP
21 278 (21.06%) VMware Infrastructure
22 274 (20.76%) Juniper
23 271 (20.53%) MS Exchange
24 266 (20.15%) Data Centre
25 233 (17.65%) Windows 7
26 231 (17.50%) Degree
27 223 (16.89%) ITIL
28 217 (16.44%) Citrix
29 213 (16.14%) Cisco ASA
30 212 (16.06%) Network Security

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 271 (20.53%) MS Exchange
2 133 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 93 (7.05%) SharePoint
4 68 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 63 (4.77%) Apache
6 44 (3.33%) Tomcat
7 43 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 43 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 43 (3.26%) Skype for Business
8 35 (2.65%) IIS
9 20 (1.52%) Confluence
10 16 (1.21%) JBoss
11 13 (0.98%) OpenStack
12 12 (0.91%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.61%) Anypoint
15 8 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (0.61%) nginx
Applications
1 172 (13.03%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 21 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.45%) InDesign
6 6 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.23%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.076%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.076%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 14 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.15%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.076%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.076%) Eikon
4 1 (0.076%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.076%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.076%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 191 (14.47%) Office 365
2 170 (12.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 128 (9.70%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (4.09%) IaaS
5 40 (3.03%) PaaS
6 36 (2.73%) SaaS
7 25 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
8 23 (1.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 20 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (1.06%) Mimecast
11 9 (0.68%) G Suite
12 7 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.53%) OneDrive
12 7 (0.53%) OpenDNS
13 6 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 6 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.38%) Akamai
15 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
16 3 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
16 3 (0.23%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 832 (63.03%) Firewall
2 515 (39.02%) WAN
3 465 (35.23%) LAN
4 432 (32.73%) DNS
5 383 (29.02%) MPLS
6 334 (25.30%) BGP
7 315 (23.86%) DHCP
8 292 (22.12%) Wireless
9 291 (22.05%) OSPF
10 289 (21.89%) TCP/IP
11 213 (16.14%) Cisco ASA
12 212 (16.06%) Network Security
13 201 (15.23%) IPsec
13 201 (15.23%) VLAN
14 198 (15.00%) Internet
15 189 (14.32%) SSL
16 179 (13.56%) VoIP
17 131 (9.92%) Cisco Nexus
18 120 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
19 118 (8.94%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 58 (4.39%) MySQL
3 20 (1.52%) MariaDB
4 18 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (0.91%) Oracle Database
8 10 (0.76%) Redis
9 8 (0.61%) Big Data
10 7 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (0.45%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.30%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.30%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.23%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
15 2 (0.15%) Data Lake
15 2 (0.15%) DocumentDB
15 2 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 37 (2.80%) Git (software)
2 32 (2.42%) JIRA
3 23 (1.74%) Jenkins
4 18 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (0.83%) Metasploit
6 11 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (0.76%) Subversion
8 4 (0.30%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.15%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.15%) JMeter
9 2 (0.15%) Selenium
9 2 (0.15%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.15%) Wing IDE
10 1 (0.076%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.076%) Hudson
10 1 (0.076%) Vagrant
General
1 397 (30.08%) Finance
2 134 (10.15%) Telecoms
3 65 (4.92%) Banking
4 54 (4.09%) Law
5 44 (3.33%) Legal
6 30 (2.27%) Marketing
7 27 (2.05%) Retail
8 24 (1.82%) Financial Institution
8 24 (1.82%) Games
9 19 (1.44%) Publishing
10 17 (1.29%) Electronics
10 17 (1.29%) Investment Banking
11 14 (1.06%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.53%) Back Office
13 5 (0.38%) French Language
13 5 (0.38%) German Language
14 4 (0.30%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
14 4 (0.30%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 384 (29.09%) Network Engineer
2 257 (19.47%) Analyst
3 170 (12.88%) Support Engineer
4 144 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 123 (9.32%) Senior Network Engineer
6 120 (9.09%) IT Support
7 109 (8.26%) Cisco Engineer
8 96 (7.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 89 (6.74%) Support Analyst
10 79 (5.98%) IT Engineer
11 76 (5.76%) IT Analyst
12 72 (5.45%) Service Analyst
13 69 (5.23%) Security Engineer
14 68 (5.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 65 (4.92%) Security Analyst
16 62 (4.70%) Service Desk Analyst
17 59 (4.47%) Junior
17 59 (4.47%) Systems Engineer
18 56 (4.24%) Network Analyst
19 54 (4.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (4.77%) 802.1X
2 42 (3.18%) LAMP
3 29 (2.20%) Web Services
4 19 (1.44%) .NET
5 18 (1.36%) REST
6 17 (1.29%) CSS
7 16 (1.21%) JSON
8 12 (0.91%) J2EE
9 8 (0.61%) HTML
9 8 (0.61%) Memcached
10 7 (0.53%) Sphinx
10 7 (0.53%) XMPP
11 5 (0.38%) Middleware
11 5 (0.38%) XML
12 4 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
13 3 (0.23%) SailPoint
13 3 (0.23%) SAML
14 2 (0.15%) AngularJS
14 2 (0.15%) LEMP Stack
14 2 (0.15%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 266 (20.15%) Data Centre
2 92 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 58 (4.39%) Blackberry
5 57 (4.32%) Hedge funds
6 43 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
7 42 (3.18%) Clustering
8 41 (3.11%) Management Information System
9 37 (2.80%) Replication
10 33 (2.50%) PKI
11 32 (2.42%) Linux Command Line
12 29 (2.20%) Public Cloud
13 24 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 17 (1.29%) iPad
15 16 (1.21%) Smartphone
16 15 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
17 14 (1.06%) iPhone
18 12 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
18 12 (0.91%) Eurex
19 11 (0.83%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 648 (49.09%) Windows
2 324 (24.55%) Windows Server
3 314 (23.79%) Linux
4 233 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 171 (12.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 143 (10.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 107 (8.11%) Windows 10
8 103 (7.80%) CentOS
9 69 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 68 (5.15%) Unix
11 66 (5.00%) Android
12 63 (4.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 54 (4.09%) Windows XP
14 39 (2.95%) Windows 8
15 36 (2.73%) Mac OS X
16 32 (2.42%) Apple iOS
16 32 (2.42%) Debian
17 29 (2.20%) Ubuntu
18 27 (2.05%) Solaris
19 25 (1.89%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (16.89%) ITIL
2 116 (8.79%) Network Design
3 115 (8.71%) Load Balancing
4 99 (7.50%) High Availability
5 86 (6.52%) DevOps
6 81 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 78 (5.91%) SIEM
8 77 (5.83%) Network Monitoring
9 73 (5.53%) Network Management
10 72 (5.45%) Problem Management
11 70 (5.30%) Project Management
12 59 (4.47%) Change Management
12 59 (4.47%) Network Architecture
12 59 (4.47%) Service Management
13 53 (4.02%) Incident Management
14 52 (3.94%) Configuration Management
14 52 (3.94%) Service Delivery
15 50 (3.79%) Asset Management
15 50 (3.79%) Migration
16 48 (3.64%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 152 (11.52%) SQL
2 108 (8.18%) PowerShell
3 107 (8.11%) Python
4 78 (5.91%) Bash Shell
5 65 (4.92%) Java
6 58 (4.39%) Perl
7 53 (4.02%) Ruby
8 26 (1.97%) Shell Script
9 22 (1.67%) C
10 20 (1.52%) C++
11 14 (1.06%) JavaScript
12 13 (0.98%) PHP
13 8 (0.61%) VB
14 7 (0.53%) AWK
14 7 (0.53%) sed
15 6 (0.45%) C-shell
15 6 (0.45%) Korn
16 2 (0.15%) C#
17 1 (0.076%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.076%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 417 (31.59%) Cisco Certification
2 335 (25.38%) CCNP
3 231 (17.50%) Degree
4 181 (13.71%) CCNA
5 136 (10.30%) CCIE
6 89 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 45 (3.41%) CCSA
8 44 (3.33%) MCSE
9 41 (3.11%) JNCIP
10 34 (2.58%) JNCIS
11 31 (2.35%) CCSE
11 31 (2.35%) MCSA
12 30 (2.27%) CISSP
12 30 (2.27%) MCP
12 30 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 27 (2.05%) CCSP
14 24 (1.82%) CCDP
15 23 (1.74%) CEH
15 23 (1.74%) MCITP
15 23 (1.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (6.89%) SLA
2 68 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 56 (4.24%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
5 15 (1.14%) QA
6 14 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.91%) COBIT
8 9 (0.68%) GDPR
9 7 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 3 (0.23%) ISO 22301
10 3 (0.23%) PMO
11 1 (0.076%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 427 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 278 (21.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 159 (12.05%) Hyper-V
4 49 (3.71%) vSphere
5 47 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
6 38 (2.88%) NFS
6 38 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
7 33 (2.50%) XenServer
8 32 (2.42%) KVM
9 30 (2.27%) XenApp
10 28 (2.12%) Snort
11 26 (1.97%) Docker
11 26 (1.97%) iptables
12 14 (1.06%) pfSense
13 11 (0.83%) Firmware
14 8 (0.61%) Varnish
15 7 (0.53%) ProxySG
15 7 (0.53%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.53%) Xen
16 5 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 74 (5.61%) Puppet
2 52 (3.94%) SCCM
3 51 (3.86%) Nagios
4 49 (3.71%) Backup Exec
5 41 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (2.95%) Cisco CUCM
7 34 (2.58%) FortiGate
8 32 (2.42%) AirWatch
9 31 (2.35%) WSUS
10 27 (2.05%) Cisco Prime
10 27 (2.05%) Nessus
11 26 (1.97%) SolarWinds Orion
12 25 (1.89%) Ansible
13 22 (1.67%) Cacti
14 20 (1.52%) SELinux
15 19 (1.44%) Icinga
16 17 (1.29%) vCenter Server
17 16 (1.21%) Nmap
18 15 (1.14%) OpenView
18 15 (1.14%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 667 (50.53%) Cisco
2 466 (35.30%) Microsoft
3 396 (30.00%) VMware
4 274 (20.76%) Juniper
5 217 (16.44%) Citrix
6 212 (16.06%) Palo Alto
7 191 (14.47%) CheckPoint
8 157 (11.89%) F5
9 113 (8.56%) HP
10 110 (8.33%) Red Hat
11 68 (5.15%) SolarWinds
12 61 (4.62%) Meraki
13 55 (4.17%) Symantec
14 51 (3.86%) Bloomberg
15 49 (3.71%) Reuters
15 49 (3.71%) SonicWALL
16 48 (3.64%) Riverbed
17 47 (3.56%) NetApp
18 44 (3.33%) Fortinet
19 42 (3.18%) McAfee
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £68,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
The North Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £67,000 per annum +bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + fantastic listed benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + equity + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + bonus + insurances
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £62000.00 - £76000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per day £35,000 plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits, Training, Overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Resource Techniques
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus exc benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: & benefits and bonus
Posted: 9 days ago