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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 59 54 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Permanent jobs citing VPN 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.49% 0.58% 3.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 2.94% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £32,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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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
94 68 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 22.98% 19.83% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 84 57 39
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (50.00%) DMZ
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Password Management
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007

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Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) DMZ
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Password Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft