The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 58 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.88% 2.29% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.46% 14.71% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 8
Median salary £67,500 £38,750 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+74.19% -8.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 102 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.73% 15.60% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 64 84 106
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

VPN Salary Trend in Cardiff

VPN
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for VPN.

1 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 18 (66.67%) Cisco
3 15 (55.56%) LAN
3 15 (55.56%) WAN
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
4 14 (51.85%) Avaya
4 14 (51.85%) DNS
5 13 (48.15%) DHCP
5 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (44.44%) VMware
6 12 (44.44%) F5
6 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
6 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (40.74%) BIG-IP
7 11 (40.74%) Internet
7 11 (40.74%) MPLS
7 11 (40.74%) OSPF
7 11 (40.74%) BGP
7 11 (40.74%) CCNP
7 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (40.74%) Unified Communications
8 10 (37.04%) Banking
8 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
9 9 (33.33%) ITIL
10 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (22.22%) Unix
11 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 6 (22.22%) vSphere

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) IaaS
1 6 (22.22%) PaaS
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) Office 365
4 1 (3.70%) Bluemix
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Firewall
1 15 (55.56%) LAN
1 15 (55.56%) WAN
2 14 (51.85%) DNS
3 13 (48.15%) DHCP
4 11 (40.74%) BGP
4 11 (40.74%) BIG-IP
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (40.74%) Internet
4 11 (40.74%) MPLS
4 11 (40.74%) OSPF
4 11 (40.74%) Unified Communications
5 5 (18.52%) SAN
5 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (14.81%) HTTP
7 3 (11.11%) IPsec
7 3 (11.11%) NAS
7 3 (11.11%) SSL
7 3 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Ant
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Banking
2 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Architect
1 11 (40.74%) Network Architect
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco Architect
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco Network Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Head of Security
5 3 (11.11%) Head of Technology
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Cloud Native
3 5 (18.52%) Fintech
4 3 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
1 6 (22.22%) Unix
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
4 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Coaching
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
5 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.11%) Data Security
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Threat Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNP
3 3 (11.11%) CISSP
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 6 (22.22%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Ansible
1 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) Avaya
3 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 12 (44.44%) F5
3 12 (44.44%) VMware
4 6 (22.22%) Vyatta
5 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Juniper
7 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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