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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 41 67 82
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 31 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.32% 2.42% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.35% 11.76% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 6
Median salary £37,500 £22,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £29,900 £29,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.21%
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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
83 136 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.24% 20.57% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 76 96 117
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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

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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 26 July 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Dorset

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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 26 July 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 -3 14 £47,500 +171.42% 1
Bournemouth +11 9 £60,000 +135.29%
Weymouth - 3 £37,500 -
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South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 46 (77.97%) TCP/IP
2 28 (47.46%) Firewall
3 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
4 24 (40.68%) Ethernet
4 24 (40.68%) MS Office
4 24 (40.68%) Wireless
4 24 (40.68%) Systems Analysis
4 24 (40.68%) Embedded Systems
4 24 (40.68%) RS-232
4 24 (40.68%) RS-485
5 23 (38.98%) NFC
5 23 (38.98%) LAN
5 23 (38.98%) WAN
6 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
6 22 (37.29%) Driving Licence
7 20 (33.90%) Cisco
8 18 (30.51%) HTTP
8 18 (30.51%) ITIL
9 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
9 16 (27.12%) VLAN
10 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (25.42%) VMware
10 15 (25.42%) Windows
10 15 (25.42%) MS Exchange
10 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
11 14 (23.73%) CheckPoint
12 13 (22.03%) DNS
12 13 (22.03%) Linux
12 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
13 12 (20.34%) Network Security

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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 15 (25.42%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.56%) Apache
2 8 (13.56%) IIS
3 4 (6.78%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (40.68%) MS Office
2 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 46 (77.97%) TCP/IP
2 28 (47.46%) Firewall
3 24 (40.68%) Ethernet
3 24 (40.68%) RS-232
3 24 (40.68%) RS-485
3 24 (40.68%) Wireless
4 23 (38.98%) LAN
4 23 (38.98%) NFC
4 23 (38.98%) WAN
5 18 (30.51%) HTTP
6 16 (27.12%) VLAN
7 13 (22.03%) DNS
8 12 (20.34%) Network Security
9 10 (16.95%) HTTPS
10 8 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (13.56%) DHCP
10 8 (13.56%) ICMP
10 8 (13.56%) SAN
10 8 (13.56%) SMTP
10 8 (13.56%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Back Office
2 5 (8.47%) Front Office
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Analyst
2 24 (40.68%) Systems Analyst
3 23 (38.98%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Project Analyst
4 12 (20.34%) Project Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) Design Engineer
6 9 (15.25%) Network Engineer
7 8 (13.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (13.56%) Network Analyst
8 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (10.17%) Senior Network Analyst
10 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (8.47%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (8.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (8.47%) IT Support
10 5 (8.47%) Unix Analyst
11 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) J2EE
2 1 (1.69%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.68%) Embedded Systems
2 22 (37.29%) Driving Licence
3 5 (8.47%) ASIC
3 5 (8.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (8.47%) Statistics
4 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 13 (22.03%) Linux
3 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.47%) Unix
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Systems Analysis
2 18 (30.51%) ITIL
3 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
4 10 (16.95%) Load Balancing
5 9 (15.25%) Business Continuity
6 8 (13.56%) Data Security
7 6 (10.17%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.47%) Electronic Trading
8 5 (8.47%) Low Latency
8 5 (8.47%) Network Architecture
8 5 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) Security Patching
9 4 (6.78%) BCP
9 4 (6.78%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (6.78%) Capacity Management
9 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.08%) Translating Business Requirements
11 2 (3.39%) Migration
12 1 (1.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) Perl
1 5 (8.47%) Python
1 5 (8.47%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) Java
3 3 (5.08%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) CCNA
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.17%) CCNP
2 6 (10.17%) CCSA
2 6 (10.17%) CCSE
2 6 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 3 (5.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
1 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.78%) Samba
4 3 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (13.56%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.39%) Nagios
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
2 20 (33.90%) Cisco
3 15 (25.42%) VMware
4 14 (23.73%) CheckPoint
5 8 (13.56%) Brocade
5 8 (13.56%) EMC
5 8 (13.56%) HP
5 8 (13.56%) IBM
5 8 (13.56%) Symantec
5 8 (13.56%) Veeam
6 7 (11.86%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (10.17%) Nokia
8 5 (8.47%) Juniper
9 4 (6.78%) Avaya
10 3 (5.08%) NetApp
11 2 (3.39%) Citrix
11 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
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