The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.87% 2.49% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 13.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 0
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +5.12%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 63 126 161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 12.91% 18.42% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 59 114 135
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £25,700 £26,875
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Cardiff

VPN
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for VPN in Cardiff

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Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Cardiff over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for VPN.

1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco
3 12 (48.00%) Linux
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (40.00%) ITIL
5 10 (40.00%) DNS
5 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (36.00%) Load Balancing
6 9 (36.00%) LAN
6 9 (36.00%) WAN
6 9 (36.00%) F5
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (28.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (28.00%) Juniper
7 7 (28.00%) OSPF
7 7 (28.00%) BGP
8 6 (24.00%) Internet
8 6 (24.00%) IPsec
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (24.00%) DHCP
8 6 (24.00%) VMware
8 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
9 5 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
9 5 (20.00%) FTP
9 5 (20.00%) IPv4
9 5 (20.00%) IPv6
9 5 (20.00%) CCNP
9 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Office 365
3 2 (8.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) PaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.00%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (4.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (40.00%) DNS
3 9 (36.00%) LAN
3 9 (36.00%) WAN
4 7 (28.00%) BGP
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (28.00%) OSPF
5 6 (24.00%) DHCP
5 6 (24.00%) Internet
5 6 (24.00%) IPsec
6 5 (20.00%) FTP
6 5 (20.00%) IPv4
6 5 (20.00%) IPv6
6 5 (20.00%) MPLS
6 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (16.00%) Network Security
7 4 (16.00%) SSL
8 3 (12.00%) SAN
8 3 (12.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 3 (12.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Support
5 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Manager
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) BBC
3 2 (8.00%) Xbox
4 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) CMDB
4 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) IVR
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.00%) VMS
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) CentOS
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (8.00%) Microservices
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Task Automation
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) CCDP
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (36.00%) F5
4 7 (28.00%) Juniper
5 6 (24.00%) VMware
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix
8 2 (8.00%) EqualLogic
8 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
9 1 (4.00%) Adobe
9 1 (4.00%) Aruba
9 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago