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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 75 81 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.26% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.58% 1.87% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +94.44%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
132 107 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.62% 14.76% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 74 80
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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
Poole - 4 £22,750 -
Wimborne - 3 - - 2
Wareham +1 1 £42,500 -
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £27,500 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) DNS
4 5 (35.71%) SSL
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) IPsec
4 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) Juniper
6 3 (21.43%) VLAN
6 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (21.43%) Lync
6 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (21.43%) Lync
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 5 (35.71%) SSL
3 5 (35.71%) IPsec
3 5 (35.71%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) tcpdump
5 2 (14.29%) Junos
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (14.29%) SNMP
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) IPv4
5 2 (14.29%) IPv6
6 1 (7.14%) DHCP
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) IT Support
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Device Driver
1 2 (14.29%) SCADA
1 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.14%) SecurID
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
3 3 (21.43%) Mac OS
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Assembly Language
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) C++
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) Websense
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