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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 30 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.00% 2.62% 4.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 8.33% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 7
Average salary £25,625 £25,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.49% -38.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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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
53 60 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 26.50% 31.41% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 50 57 18
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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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

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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

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005

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Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) VMware