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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
VPN
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
12 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 13.95% 26.32% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 4
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% -1.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
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

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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

VPN
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act

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Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) PC Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (75.00%) PC Support
2 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) PC Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft