The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 81 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.92% 1.46% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.37% 11.39% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 11
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £36,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
95 79 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.47% 12.82% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85 63 97
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Dorset

VPN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wareham -4 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Bournemouth -26 2 £23,500 -44.70%
Weymouth - 1 £33,500 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) IPsec
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Network Security
4 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (43.75%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (37.50%) C
5 6 (37.50%) tcpdump
5 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
5 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (31.25%) Cyber Security
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
6 5 (31.25%) Information Assurance
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) HTTP
6 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
7 4 (25.00%) NetApp
7 4 (25.00%) BCP
7 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
7 4 (25.00%) FTP
7 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (25.00%) MQSeries

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) MQSeries
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Lync
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) IPsec
3 7 (43.75%) Network Security
4 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) tcpdump
4 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
5 5 (31.25%) HTTP
6 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
6 4 (25.00%) FTP
6 4 (25.00%) LDAP
6 4 (25.00%) NAS
7 3 (18.75%) LAN
7 3 (18.75%) SSL
7 3 (18.75%) SAN
8 2 (12.50%) IPv4
8 2 (12.50%) IPv6
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) SNMP
8 2 (12.50%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) PKI
3 2 (12.50%) SCADA
3 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.25%) SecurID
4 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
2 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (31.25%) Cyber Security
3 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
3 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
3 5 (31.25%) Information Assurance
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) BCP
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) C
3 4 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) Assembly Language
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) MCTS
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Samba
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCDPM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) NetApp
3 4 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) McAfee
5 2 (12.50%) Websense
5 2 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Brocade
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Nokia
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago