The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 14 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 9.23% - 3.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £30,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
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
12 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 18.46% 15.22% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 10
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +69.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) FDDI
2 5 (83.33%) BMC
2 5 (83.33%) Nokia
2 5 (83.33%) PPP
2 5 (83.33%) RIP
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) Remedy
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
2 5 (83.33%) ADSL
2 5 (83.33%) Broadband
2 5 (83.33%) ISDN
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) OpenView
2 5 (83.33%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (83.33%) Nortel
2 5 (83.33%) 3Com
2 5 (83.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (83.33%) SonicWALL
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (83.33%) Statistics
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (83.33%) Network Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) FDDI
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
2 5 (83.33%) ADSL
2 5 (83.33%) Broadband
2 5 (83.33%) ISDN
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) PPP
2 5 (83.33%) RIP
2 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (66.67%) PBX
3 4 (66.67%) WLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Network Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) OpenView
1 5 (83.33%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (83.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Nortel
1 5 (83.33%) BMC
1 5 (83.33%) Nokia
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (83.33%) Remedy
1 5 (83.33%) 3Com
1 5 (83.33%) SonicWALL
1 5 (83.33%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Siemens
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago