Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 50 51
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 2.85% 0.93% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 3.49% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Newport median annual salary £24,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.53% +6.25% +56.10%
South Wales median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +13.33%

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 Newport with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 52 86 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 18.51% 26.54% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 47 85 59
Newport median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £23,000 £27,750 £26,600
90th Percentile £44,950 £56,250 £55,250
South Wales median annual salary £37,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.88% - +3.90%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Newport

VPN
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for VPN in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 Newport region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 6 (75.00%) VoIP
3 6 (75.00%) SLA
4 5 (62.50%) Wireless
5 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (25.00%) Break/Fix
6 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (25.00%) Intranet
7 1 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Deskside Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Deskside Support
1 7 (87.50%) Deskside Support Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Desktop Support
1 7 (87.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft