The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dudley 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
West Midlands / Dudley
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 10 12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dudley - 3.57% 20.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 20.00% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £26,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 Dudley with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dudley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1 5 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dudley 9.09% 17.86% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 14
Median salary £21,000 £27,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -6.89%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Dudley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dudley 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 Dudley

VPN
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Salary trend for VPN in Dudley

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Dudley region with a requirement for VPN.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft