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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 48 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 22 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.09% - 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% - 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 18
Median salary £35,000 - £41,250
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,292 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +7.64%
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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
132 142 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.57% 17.47% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 119 126 135
Median salary £36,477 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.46% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 24 July 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 21 (65.63%) Firewall
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
3 16 (50.00%) Cisco
4 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 13 (40.63%) LAN
5 13 (40.63%) VMware
6 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (34.38%) DNS
7 10 (31.25%) WAN
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 9 (28.13%) VoIP
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
8 9 (28.13%) ITIL
9 8 (25.00%) CCNP
9 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
10 7 (21.88%) Degree
10 7 (21.88%) Juniper
10 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
11 6 (18.75%) DHCP
11 6 (18.75%) IPsec
11 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (18.75%) Internet
11 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (15.63%) VLAN
12 5 (15.63%) OSPF

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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 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) Firewall
2 13 (40.63%) LAN
3 11 (34.38%) DNS
4 10 (31.25%) WAN
5 9 (28.13%) VoIP
6 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (18.75%) DHCP
7 6 (18.75%) Internet
7 6 (18.75%) IPsec
8 5 (15.63%) BGP
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (15.63%) HTTP
8 5 (15.63%) OSPF
8 5 (15.63%) VLAN
9 4 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (12.50%) MPLS
9 4 (12.50%) NX-OS
9 4 (12.50%) SAN
10 3 (9.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) IT Support
3 4 (12.50%) Project Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Head of Technology
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Services Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (9.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) CatOS
4 3 (9.38%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Unix
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Data Security
3 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
3 3 (9.38%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.38%) Information Assurance
3 3 (9.38%) Information Security
3 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.38%) Network Management
3 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
3 3 (9.38%) SDLC
3 3 (9.38%) Security Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Software Architecture
3 3 (9.38%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (9.38%) Threat Modelling
3 3 (9.38%) Time Management
3 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 2 (6.25%) Perl
1 2 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CCNP
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.88%) Degree
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.38%) CCNA
4 3 (9.38%) CISSP
5 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (6.25%) MCITP
5 2 (6.25%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (9.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.88%) Juniper
5 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.50%) F5
5 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.13%) Avaya
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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