The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 7 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 18.92% 11.69% 5.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.89% 34.62% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Median salary £32,000 £25,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 48.65% 33.77% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 3
Median salary £32,000 £25,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.73% -15.83%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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Salary Trend in Dudley

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

VPN Salary Trend in Dudley

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Salary Histogram in Dudley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Dudley region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Dudley

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Dudley region with a requirement for VPN.

1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
1 9 (100.00%) VLAN
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (77.78%) MPLS
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
4 6 (66.67%) Draytek
4 6 (66.67%) Fortinet
4 6 (66.67%) Wireshark
4 6 (66.67%) Huawei
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (66.67%) HSRP
4 6 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (66.67%) Meraki
5 5 (55.56%) ADSL
5 5 (55.56%) VoIP
5 5 (55.56%) CCNA
6 4 (44.44%) IPv4
6 4 (44.44%) Project Management
6 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
6 4 (44.44%) SSL
6 4 (44.44%) DHCP
6 4 (44.44%) Risk Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) VLAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (77.78%) MPLS
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) HSRP
4 6 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (66.67%) Wireshark
5 5 (55.56%) ADSL
5 5 (55.56%) VoIP
6 4 (44.44%) DHCP
6 4 (44.44%) IPv4
6 4 (44.44%) SSL
7 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) GIS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IP Architect
2 2 (22.22%) IP Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IP Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Presales
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Resource Management
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCDP
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Draytek
2 6 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Huawei
2 6 (66.67%) Meraki
3 4 (44.44%) NETGEAR
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) SonicWALL
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds