Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 81 66
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15 +12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.70% 1.27% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.13% 7.58% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 10
Devon median annual salary £18,875 £31,250 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.60% +60.26% +5.41%
10th Percentile £18,250 £21,250 £19,125
90th Percentile £20,925 £35,000 £33,125
South West median annual salary £36,750 £33,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +11.36% -9.59% +21.67%

VPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 78 132 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.73% 16.79% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 69 114 92
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £31,135 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.41% +3.78% -18.92%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Devon

VPN
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for VPN in Devon

VPN
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter 0 3 £18,250 -45.93%
VPN
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) DSL
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Proactive Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DSL
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Proactive Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCENT
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (25.00%) VMware