Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 72 72
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.79% 1.43% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 8.82% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 9
Devon median annual salary £38,469 £25,750 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.39% -25.36% +15.00%
10th Percentile £27,048 £18,775 £27,250
90th Percentile £40,444 £33,750 £35,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +11.94%

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 98 102 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 19.29% 16.16% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 80 91 77
Devon median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +20.69% -7.94%
10th Percentile £23,450 £20,500 £21,258
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £49,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Devon over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram 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 20 August 2018. 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 +25 2 £38,469 +18.37%
Newton Abbot - 1 £24,000 -
Plymouth - 1 £39,250 - 1
VPN
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for VPN.

1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) 802.11
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) IPv4
2 2 (50.00%) IPv6
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) RAD
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) 802.11
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) IPv4
2 2 (50.00%) IPv6
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) ADSL
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (50.00%) RAD
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos