The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 27 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 3.35% 0.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.07% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £31,500 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,643
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.75%
VPN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 16 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 19.62% 7.02% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39 14 42
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

VPN
Salary Trend in Newport

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

VPN Salary Trend in Newport

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) Juniper
3 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
3 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
4 6 (46.15%) Security Architecture
5 5 (38.46%) Change Control
6 4 (30.77%) SLA
6 4 (30.77%) EPoS
6 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) CCNP
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (15.38%) CCSA
8 2 (15.38%) JNCIP
8 2 (15.38%) VLAN
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
9 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
9 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 1 (7.69%) Degree
9 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Service Support Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Service Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Support Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Security Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Change Control
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCSA
1 2 (15.38%) JNCIP
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
1 7 (53.85%) Juniper
1 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
Newport, Gwent
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
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