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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South West / Dorset
Rank 64 65 91
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +26
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.24% 3.11% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% 14.77% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 26 4
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.49%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%

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
59 176 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.98% 21.08% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 50 149 77
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +8 1 £35,000 -21.34%
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) IaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Draytek
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA

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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Services Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Technical Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Draytek
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware