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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 12 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 16.67% - 5.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.45% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £19,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
VPN
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
11 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 36.67% 9.38% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 4
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £29,462
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +35.77%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) VLAN
1 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) HSRP
1 5 (83.33%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (66.67%) Presales
2 4 (66.67%) Meraki
2 4 (66.67%) NETGEAR
2 4 (66.67%) Draytek
2 4 (66.67%) Huawei
2 4 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 4 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) IPv4
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS

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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 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) HSRP
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) Spanning Tree
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) VLAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
1 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) IPv4
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) IP Architect
2 2 (33.33%) IP Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IP Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Presales
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Resource Management
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCDP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Draytek
2 4 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Huawei
2 4 (66.67%) Meraki
2 4 (66.67%) NETGEAR
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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