The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 39 73 86
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 28 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.37% 1.13% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.84% 5.15% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 5
Median salary £47,500 £22,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+111.11% -29.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £22,500 £38,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.42%
VPN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 136 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.59% 22.04% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 71 96 114
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £24,000 £21,875
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VPN
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

VPN Salary Trend in Dorset

VPN
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Dorset

VPN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +1 19 £47,500 - 2
Bournemouth +20 5 £60,000 +166.66% 3
Weymouth - 4 £37,500 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for VPN.

1 32 (58.18%) TCP/IP
2 28 (50.91%) MS Office
3 26 (47.27%) Firewall
4 24 (43.64%) Wireless
4 24 (43.64%) Ethernet
4 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
4 24 (43.64%) Systems Analysis
4 24 (43.64%) Embedded Systems
4 24 (43.64%) RS-232
4 24 (43.64%) RS-485
5 23 (41.82%) NFC
5 23 (41.82%) LAN
6 22 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 22 (40.00%) Driving Licence
7 19 (34.55%) WAN
8 17 (30.91%) ITIL
8 17 (30.91%) Cisco
8 17 (30.91%) VLAN
9 16 (29.09%) Software Engineering
10 15 (27.27%) CheckPoint
11 13 (23.64%) CCNA
11 13 (23.64%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (20.00%) VMware
12 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (20.00%) CCNP
12 11 (20.00%) IPsec
13 10 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (16.36%) CCSA
14 9 (16.36%) Load Balancing

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (10.91%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 28 (50.91%) MS Office
2 22 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (58.18%) TCP/IP
2 26 (47.27%) Firewall
3 24 (43.64%) Ethernet
3 24 (43.64%) RS-232
3 24 (43.64%) RS-485
3 24 (43.64%) Wireless
4 23 (41.82%) LAN
4 23 (41.82%) NFC
5 19 (34.55%) WAN
6 17 (30.91%) VLAN
7 11 (20.00%) IPsec
8 10 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (14.55%) HTTP
9 8 (14.55%) HTTPS
10 6 (10.91%) BGP
10 6 (10.91%) OSPF
11 5 (9.09%) LDAP
12 4 (7.27%) FTP
12 4 (7.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.45%) Back Office
1 3 (5.45%) Front Office
1 3 (5.45%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (74.55%) Analyst
2 24 (43.64%) Systems Analyst
3 23 (41.82%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) Network Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) Network Analyst
5 12 (21.82%) Project Analyst
5 12 (21.82%) Project Engineer
6 11 (20.00%) Design Engineer
7 10 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (18.18%) Senior Network Analyst
8 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (12.73%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (9.09%) Unix Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Network Manager
11 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
12 1 (1.82%) 3rd Line Support
12 1 (1.82%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) J2EE
2 1 (1.82%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (43.64%) Embedded Systems
2 22 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.45%) ASIC
5 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Mac OS
2 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
2 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.09%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Systems Analysis
2 17 (30.91%) ITIL
3 16 (29.09%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.36%) Load Balancing
5 6 (10.91%) Migration
5 6 (10.91%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.27%) BCP
7 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (5.45%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (5.45%) Low Latency
8 3 (5.45%) Network Architecture
8 3 (5.45%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (1.82%) Change Control
9 1 (1.82%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.82%) Presales
9 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.82%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) Perl
1 5 (9.09%) Python
2 4 (7.27%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) C
4 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) CCNA
1 13 (23.64%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.00%) CCNP
3 9 (16.36%) CCSA
4 8 (14.55%) CCSE
4 8 (14.55%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.45%) Degree
5 3 (5.45%) HND
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.91%) XenApp
4 4 (7.27%) Samba
5 3 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Nagios
1 2 (3.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.91%) Cisco
3 15 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 11 (20.00%) VMware
5 9 (16.36%) Nokia
6 6 (10.91%) Citrix
7 4 (7.27%) Avaya
7 4 (7.27%) Juniper
8 3 (5.45%) NetApp
9 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Significant bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: circa £26,000 + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Upto £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago