The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 17 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 1.61% 9.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £20,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £34,159 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.40% -
Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 16.13% 18.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 0
Average salary £45,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
VPN
South Wales

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 24 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Siemens
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) FDDI
1 2 (100.00%) 3Com
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) FDDI
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Siemens
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) 3Com
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) F5