The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 55 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 13 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.90% 0.41% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.98% 2.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £25,500 £29,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,947 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -1.47%
VPN
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 92 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 20.76% 18.89% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 67 73 43
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

VPN
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

VPN Salary Trend in Bournemouth

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) IPsec
2 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) MS Office
4 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (60.00%) Lync
5 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
5 7 (46.67%) LAN
5 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 7 (46.67%) Network Security
6 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (40.00%) VLAN
6 6 (40.00%) Migration
6 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (40.00%) Linux
6 6 (40.00%) XenApp
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (40.00%) Mac OS
7 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
8 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (26.67%) Samba
8 4 (26.67%) Retail
8 4 (26.67%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) Lync
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (26.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Office
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
1 11 (73.33%) IPsec
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) Network Security
3 6 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (26.67%) FTP
4 4 (26.67%) HTTP
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) HTTPS
4 4 (26.67%) NAS
4 4 (26.67%) LDAP
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) DMZ
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Remote Desktop Support
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Mac OS
5 4 (26.67%) UNIX
6 3 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) BCP
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
3 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Time Management
4 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
1 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) Perl
1 4 (26.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) HND
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) MCP
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) XenApp
4 4 (26.67%) Samba
5 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) Reuters
4 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Avaya