The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 47 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.14% 1.20% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.56% 9.26% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 5
Median salary £33,750 £23,750 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% +31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,900 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £47,700
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +6.84%
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South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 54 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 15.82% 12.98% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 56 39 107
Median salary £31,270 £30,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.52% -16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,508 £19,900 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £36,301 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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Salary Trend in Devon

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

VPN Salary Trend in Devon

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Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Devon

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Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +9 7 £35,000 +47.36%
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South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Devon region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) VLAN
5 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (30.00%) DMZ
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) Replication
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP

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Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) DMZ
5 3 (30.00%) VLAN
5 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Security Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (20.00%) Server Hardening
1 2 (20.00%) Service Management
1 2 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Security Management
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Veeam
3 2 (20.00%) VMware