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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 70 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.33% 0.89% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.20% 5.88% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
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
129 136 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.39% 15.08% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 90 113 104
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 6 July 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
Bournemouth +2 6 £22,500 -29.68% 4
Poole +20 2 - - 1
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) IPsec
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (30.77%) NAS
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
5 4 (30.77%) Samba
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (30.77%) FTP
5 4 (30.77%) HTTP
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) HTTPS
5 4 (30.77%) SLA
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) MQSeries
5 4 (30.77%) LDAP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (30.77%) MQSeries
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) IPsec
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) HTTPS
4 4 (30.77%) LDAP
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) FTP
4 4 (30.77%) HTTP
4 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
5 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 1 (7.69%) DMZ
7 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
2 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) BCP
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Samba
3 3 (23.08%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
1 1 (7.69%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) NetApp
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) McAfee
4 1 (7.69%) Websense
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £15000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, South
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago