The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 22 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 1.30% 9.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.42%
VPN
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 27.27% 14.06% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 9
Median salary £26,500 £30,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgend region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

VPN
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

VPN Salary Trend in Bridgend

VPN
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for VPN.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) Google Apps
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Site Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) Smartphone
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware