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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 82 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.48% 2.33% 3.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.68% 13.85% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 34
Median salary £67,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+74.19% +10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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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 South Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
137 195 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.71% 16.81% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 118 179 194
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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Salary Trend in South Wales

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

VPN Salary Trend in South Wales

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Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in South Wales

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Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -4 13 £67,500 +58.82%
Newport -10 2 £38,750 +51.21% 2
Bridgend - 1 - - 1
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Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for VPN.

1 26 (56.52%) Cisco
2 25 (54.35%) Firewall
3 21 (45.65%) Finance
3 21 (45.65%) Windows
4 20 (43.48%) LAN
5 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
6 18 (39.13%) WAN
6 18 (39.13%) ITIL
6 18 (39.13%) VMware
6 18 (39.13%) Windows Server
7 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (34.78%) DNS
9 14 (30.43%) Avaya
9 14 (30.43%) DHCP
9 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (26.09%) F5
10 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
10 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 12 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (23.91%) CCNP
11 11 (23.91%) BGP
11 11 (23.91%) MPLS
11 11 (23.91%) OSPF
11 11 (23.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
11 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (21.74%) Unified Communications
12 10 (21.74%) Internet

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) SAS
3 4 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Office 365
2 6 (13.04%) IaaS
2 6 (13.04%) PaaS
3 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.17%) Bluemix
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (54.35%) Firewall
2 20 (43.48%) LAN
3 18 (39.13%) WAN
4 16 (34.78%) DNS
5 14 (30.43%) DHCP
6 11 (23.91%) BGP
6 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (23.91%) MPLS
6 11 (23.91%) OSPF
7 10 (21.74%) BIG-IP
7 10 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (21.74%) Internet
7 10 (21.74%) SSL
7 10 (21.74%) Unified Communications
8 9 (19.57%) HTTP
9 8 (17.39%) SAN
10 7 (15.22%) IPsec
10 7 (15.22%) Wireless
11 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
12 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Ant
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
3 10 (21.74%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Architect
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco Architect
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco Network Architect
1 10 (21.74%) Network Architect
2 5 (10.87%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) IT Support
3 4 (8.70%) Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) Head of Security
3 4 (8.70%) Head of Technology
3 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
3 4 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (8.70%) IT Technician
3 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Support Technician
3 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) CGI
1 1 (2.17%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Cloud Native
3 5 (10.87%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (10.87%) Fintech
3 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.22%) Linux
5 7 (15.22%) Unix
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (19.57%) Data Security
4 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
5 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.04%) Software Delivery
6 5 (10.87%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
6 5 (10.87%) Information Assurance
6 5 (10.87%) Information Security
6 5 (10.87%) Pattern Matching
6 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Performance Management
6 5 (10.87%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.87%) SDLC
6 5 (10.87%) Security Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Threat Modelling
6 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 2 (4.35%) Perl
1 2 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (2.17%) C#
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (23.91%) CCNP
3 9 (19.57%) Degree
4 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (10.87%) CISSP
6 4 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (8.70%) MCSE
7 2 (4.35%) CCNA
7 2 (4.35%) MCITP
7 2 (4.35%) MCSA
8 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
2 8 (17.39%) vSphere
3 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Ansible
1 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Cisco
2 18 (39.13%) VMware
3 14 (30.43%) Avaya
4 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
4 12 (26.09%) F5
4 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.04%) Vyatta
6 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix
7 2 (4.35%) Juniper
8 1 (2.17%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.17%) BMC
8 1 (2.17%) Dell
8 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.17%) Mitel
8 1 (2.17%) Nortel
8 1 (2.17%) Remedy
8 1 (2.17%) Splunk
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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