The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 29 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 3.97% - 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% - 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £28,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £28,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.89%
VPN
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 2 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 33.33% 3.64% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 30
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Cwmbran region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

VPN
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

VPN Salary Trend in Cwmbran

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Network Management
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) SNMP
4 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) PPTP
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) VMware

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) SNMP
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) PPTP
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (33.33%) IGRP
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) ADSL
5 2 (33.33%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (33.33%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (16.67%) Squid
3 1 (16.67%) Xen
3 1 (16.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) Brocade
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Nokia