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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 59 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.24% 0.15% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 0.65% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Median salary £36,989 £29,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.54% -39.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £29,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 153 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.17% 23.11% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 89 122 85
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,450 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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

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Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for VPN.

1 24 (88.89%) Firewall
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) DNS
3 14 (51.85%) VMware
4 13 (48.15%) ITIL
4 13 (48.15%) LAN
4 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (44.44%) CCNP
5 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
6 10 (37.04%) SAN
6 10 (37.04%) WAN
6 10 (37.04%) DHCP
6 10 (37.04%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
7 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 9 (33.33%) Juniper
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (29.63%) VoIP
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.93%) F5
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.93%) Degree
10 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
10 6 (22.22%) IP Telephony

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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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (88.89%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) DNS
3 13 (48.15%) LAN
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (37.04%) DHCP
5 10 (37.04%) SAN
5 10 (37.04%) WAN
5 10 (37.04%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (29.63%) VoIP
7 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
8 6 (22.22%) BGP
8 6 (22.22%) IP Telephony
8 6 (22.22%) IPsec
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (18.52%) Internet
9 5 (18.52%) NetScaler
9 5 (18.52%) NX-OS
9 5 (18.52%) WLAN
10 4 (14.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
1 6 (22.22%) Financial Institution
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Administrator
2 10 (37.04%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (22.22%) Linux
5 6 (22.22%) Unix
6 5 (18.52%) CatOS
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Coaching
2 6 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
2 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (22.22%) Service Management
3 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
3 5 (18.52%) Network Management
3 5 (18.52%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) CCNP
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (25.93%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CCDA
5 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) vSphere
4 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Juniper
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) F5
5 6 (22.22%) Avaya
5 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
7 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
8 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
8 2 (7.41%) Radware
8 2 (7.41%) TippingPoint
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