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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.00% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
23 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 15.33% 8.99% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 8
Average salary £35,000 £32,646 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.21% +0.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £55,000 £34,000
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

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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

VPN
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Change Control
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) CCSA
5 2 (33.33%) JNCIP
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CCSA
1 2 (33.33%) JNCIP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
Newport, Gwent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus+ben
Posted: 2 days ago