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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 5.26% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £19,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
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
4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 21.05% 36.36% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £29,462 £30,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.60% +0.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS

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Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL