The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 79 45 82
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +37
Permanent jobs citing VPN 25 50 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.90% 3.94% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.65% 18.18% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 10
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,100 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
259 275 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.65% 21.67% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 216 245 169
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +19.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £24,650 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £54,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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Salary Trend in Wales

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

VPN Salary Trend in Wales

VPN
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Wales

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Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -27 25 £37,500 -25.00% 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 38 (80.85%) Firewall
2 36 (76.60%) Cisco
3 34 (72.34%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (63.83%) CCNP
5 26 (55.32%) BGP
6 25 (53.19%) LAN
7 24 (51.06%) WAN
8 21 (44.68%) VMware
9 18 (38.30%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (36.17%) MPLS
11 16 (34.04%) DHCP
12 15 (31.91%) Windows
13 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
13 14 (29.79%) HSRP
14 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (27.66%) ITIL
15 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
15 12 (25.53%) CCNA
15 12 (25.53%) Juniper
15 12 (25.53%) IPsec
16 11 (23.40%) Telnet
16 11 (23.40%) Advertising
16 11 (23.40%) Cloud Computing
16 11 (23.40%) SolarWinds
16 11 (23.40%) SSH
16 11 (23.40%) CCIP
16 11 (23.40%) PuTTY
16 11 (23.40%) SecureCRT
17 10 (21.28%) MS Office
18 9 (19.15%) Active Directory

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Lync
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) GroupWise
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) GoldMine
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (80.85%) Firewall
2 26 (55.32%) BGP
3 25 (53.19%) LAN
4 24 (51.06%) WAN
5 18 (38.30%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (36.17%) MPLS
7 16 (34.04%) DHCP
8 14 (29.79%) HSRP
9 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
9 12 (25.53%) IPsec
10 11 (23.40%) SSH
10 11 (23.40%) Telnet
10 11 (23.40%) PuTTY
10 11 (23.40%) SecureCRT
11 9 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (17.02%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (17.02%) OSPF
12 8 (17.02%) DNS
13 7 (14.89%) EIGRP
13 7 (14.89%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
General
1 11 (23.40%) Advertising
2 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Network Support
3 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Operations Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) Head of Infrastructure
5 3 (6.38%) Network Operations Team Leader
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Data Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.13%) SecurID
2 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) UNIX
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) NetWare
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
2 8 (17.02%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.77%) Network Design
4 3 (6.38%) Network Management
4 3 (6.38%) Capacity Management
4 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.26%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.13%) Change Management
6 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) AWK
1 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (72.34%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (63.83%) CCNP
3 12 (25.53%) CCNA
4 11 (23.40%) CCIP
5 6 (12.77%) SAP Certification
6 3 (6.38%) Degree
7 2 (4.26%) CCIE
7 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) CCSP
8 1 (2.13%) CCENT
8 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) ISO 9001
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
1 6 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.13%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (76.60%) Cisco
2 21 (44.68%) VMware
3 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
4 12 (25.53%) Juniper
5 11 (23.40%) SolarWinds
6 9 (19.15%) F5
6 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
7 8 (17.02%) HP
8 6 (12.77%) SAP
8 6 (12.77%) TippingPoint
9 3 (6.38%) Nokia
9 3 (6.38%) Novell
10 2 (4.26%) Dell
10 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.13%) Fujitsu
11 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
11 1 (2.13%) Remedy
11 1 (2.13%) BT
11 1 (2.13%) 3Com
11 1 (2.13%) Nortel
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