The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 16 10 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 2.27% 8.00% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 44.44% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £21,500 £33,000 £19,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.84% +71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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Devon

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

Communications & Networking Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 13.64% 18.00% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £29,000 £33,000 £26,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

VPN
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

VPN Salary Trend in Plymouth

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Top 6 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

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Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Deskside Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Deskside Support
1 1 (100.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse