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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 9 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 4.55% 20.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 56.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £26,500 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
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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
6 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 27.27% 35.56% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 6
Median salary £27,500 £29,000 £19,499
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +48.72%
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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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Remote Desktop

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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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft