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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 49 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 9 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.61% 2.17% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.93% 13.64% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 11
Median salary £34,500 £23,750 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.21%
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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
43 66 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 12.46% 15.94% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 96
Median salary £34,500 £30,000 £33,027
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £67,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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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 29 July 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 +6 9 £34,500 +45.26%
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South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 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 Devon region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) VoIP
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) Network Security
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
6 3 (27.27%) DMZ
6 3 (27.27%) Apache
6 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
6 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) Server Hardening
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers

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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 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) VoIP
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) Network Security
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (27.27%) DMZ
6 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) VLAN
7 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Network Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Security Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Deskside Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support
3 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Server Hardening
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Veeam
4 1 (9.09%) Wyse