The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 7 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 9.09% 4.35% 5.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 5.88% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £27,500 £25,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
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 Caerphilly region.

Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 63.64% 73.91% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 15
Median salary £27,500 £62,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-56.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £68,800 £39,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

VPN
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

VPN Salary Trend in Caerphilly

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Caerphilly region with a requirement for VPN.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Radware
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5

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Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Support
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Radware
2 1 (50.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VMware