The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 38 40
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - 0.39% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.00% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £19,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.91%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
103 50 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 22.69% 19.31% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 99 34 24
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

VPN
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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) Terminal Services
2 7 (63.64%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Vista
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (45.45%) Time Management
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (45.45%) Office 365
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) RIP
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 3 (27.27%) BGP

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Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 7 (63.64%) IIS
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) MPLS
3 3 (27.27%) OSPF
3 3 (27.27%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) xDSL
3 3 (27.27%) RIP
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
2 3 (27.27%) PC Support
2 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
2 3 (27.27%) PC Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Principal Architect
2 3 (27.27%) PC Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (18.18%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Vista
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Terminal Services
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday