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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 51 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.71% 1.63% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 8.22% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £28,000 £33,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -30.52%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
VPN
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
30 73 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 10.64% 19.84% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26 56 55
Median salary £29,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £30,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,500 £38,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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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 6 May 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
Plymouth -3 1 £21,500 -34.84%
Exeter - 1 £34,500 -
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South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

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

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Server Hardening
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Wyse

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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 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Deskside Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Deskside Support
2 1 (25.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Server Hardening
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Wyse