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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 62 93 64
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -29
Permanent jobs citing VPN 27 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.25% 0.64% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.43% 5.43% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 4
Average salary £28,500 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.71% -16.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
175 92 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.06% 11.78% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 149 80 65
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 +21 18 £28,500 +29.54% 1
Weymouth +4 7 £30,000 -10.44% 1
Dorchester - 1 £36,000 -
Poole - 1 £44,500 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 53 (91.38%) Firewall
2 49 (84.48%) LAN
3 47 (81.03%) VLAN
4 45 (77.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (77.59%) Windows
4 45 (77.59%) IPsec
4 45 (77.59%) VMware
5 43 (74.14%) Active Directory
6 42 (72.41%) MS Office
7 40 (68.97%) MS Exchange
7 40 (68.97%) Citrix
7 40 (68.97%) Migration
7 40 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (68.97%) XenApp
7 40 (68.97%) Windows 7
7 40 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 40 (68.97%) Mac OS
7 40 (68.97%) Skype for Business
7 40 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 40 (68.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (65.52%) Data Centre
9 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
10 13 (22.41%) Cisco
11 12 (20.69%) ITIL
12 9 (15.52%) WAN
13 8 (13.79%) OSPF
13 8 (13.79%) BGP
14 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (12.07%) CCNP
14 7 (12.07%) CCNA

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 40 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2007
1 40 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2010
1 40 (68.97%) MS Exchange
1 40 (68.97%) Skype for Business
2 4 (6.90%) MQSeries
Applications
1 42 (72.41%) MS Office
2 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (91.38%) Firewall
2 49 (84.48%) LAN
3 47 (81.03%) VLAN
4 45 (77.59%) IPsec
5 9 (15.52%) WAN
6 8 (13.79%) BGP
6 8 (13.79%) OSPF
7 6 (10.34%) Network Security
7 6 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.90%) FTP
9 4 (6.90%) HTTP
9 4 (6.90%) HTTPS
9 4 (6.90%) LDAP
9 4 (6.90%) NAS
9 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.72%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.72%) DNS
10 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.90%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Service Desk Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) IT Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Senior IT Engineer
3 13 (22.41%) Service Desk Technician
4 12 (20.69%) IT Technician
4 12 (20.69%) Network Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Network Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Network Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Support
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (65.52%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Driving Licence
3 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (77.59%) Windows
2 40 (68.97%) Mac OS
2 40 (68.97%) Windows 7
2 40 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 40 (68.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.34%) Linux
4 4 (6.90%) Unix
4 4 (6.90%) VMS
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (68.97%) Migration
2 12 (20.69%) ITIL
3 5 (8.62%) Capacity Management
3 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
3 5 (8.62%) Load Balancing
3 5 (8.62%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (6.90%) BCP
4 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (5.17%) UML
6 1 (1.72%) Network Design
6 1 (1.72%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.72%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) C
1 4 (6.90%) Java
1 4 (6.90%) Perl
1 4 (6.90%) Python
2 3 (5.17%) C#
2 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) CCNA
1 7 (12.07%) CCNP
1 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.62%) CCSA
2 5 (8.62%) Degree
3 4 (6.90%) CCSE
3 4 (6.90%) HND
3 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (77.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (74.14%) Active Directory
3 40 (68.97%) XenApp
4 4 (6.90%) Samba
Vendors
1 45 (77.59%) VMware
2 40 (68.97%) Citrix
3 13 (22.41%) Cisco
4 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.62%) Nokia
6 4 (6.90%) NetApp
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle
8 1 (1.72%) Avaya
8 1 (1.72%) Juniper
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago