Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South West > Devon
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 76 69
Rank change year-on-year +23 -7 +24
Permanent jobs citing VPN 16 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.12% 1.95% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.80% 9.26% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 8
Devon median annual salary £18,250 £27,500 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.64% +41.03% +8.33%
South West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -9.72% +2.86%

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 125 162 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 24.37% 21.01% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 101 137 83
Devon median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +12.07% -7.94%
10th Percentile £18,500 £23,200 £19,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.58% +0.67% -

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 25 February 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 +19 11 £18,250 -63.50% 3
Dartmouth - 4 £19,000 -
Paignton - 1 £24,000 -
VPN
South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Internet
3 12 (75.00%) WAN
3 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (68.75%) Unix
4 11 (68.75%) DSL
4 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (68.75%) Proactive Management
5 7 (43.75%) Incident Management
6 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
7 4 (25.00%) SLA
7 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (25.00%) Firewall
7 4 (25.00%) Wireless
7 4 (25.00%) Google
7 4 (25.00%) G Suite
7 4 (25.00%) Office 365
7 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (6.25%) MCDST
8 1 (6.25%) MCITP
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (6.25%) MCP
8 1 (6.25%) Windows
8 1 (6.25%) MCSA

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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) G Suite
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Internet
2 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (75.00%) WAN
3 11 (68.75%) DSL
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (25.00%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Technical Support
2 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (43.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 7 (43.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (43.75%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 7 (43.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (43.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (43.75%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 7 (43.75%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 7 (43.75%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (43.75%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) IT Support
5 4 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (25.00%) IT Technician
5 4 (25.00%) Support Technician
5 4 (25.00%) Technical Advisor
5 4 (25.00%) Technical Support Advisor
6 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Proactive Management
2 7 (43.75%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCDST
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Google