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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 66 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 10 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.45% 2.12% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 16.28% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 10
Average salary £36,750 £42,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.52% +36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.05%
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
90 86 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.08% 13.03% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 79 68 131
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,600 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Bournemouth -3 6 £23,500 -27.69% 1
Wareham -2 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Weymouth - 1 £33,500 -
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) Network Security
2 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) IPsec
3 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (33.33%) C
5 6 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) SSL
5 6 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 6 (33.33%) tcpdump
6 5 (27.78%) DNS
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) HTTP
6 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
6 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
7 4 (22.22%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) BCP
7 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 4 (22.22%) Information Assurance
7 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
7 4 (22.22%) Cyber Security
7 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (22.22%) F5

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (22.22%) MQSeries
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) Network Security
3 8 (44.44%) IPsec
3 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 6 (33.33%) SSL
4 6 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 6 (33.33%) tcpdump
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) HTTP
6 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
6 4 (22.22%) LDAP
6 4 (22.22%) FTP
6 4 (22.22%) NAS
7 2 (11.11%) Junos
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (11.11%) LAN
7 2 (11.11%) SNMP
7 2 (11.11%) IPv4
7 2 (11.11%) IPv6
7 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) IT Support
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
2 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
2 2 (11.11%) SCADA
3 1 (5.56%) SecurID
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
5 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) BCP
5 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 4 (22.22%) Information Assurance
5 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
5 4 (22.22%) Cyber Security
5 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C
1 6 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) Perl
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) HND
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (22.22%) Samba
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
3 4 (22.22%) NetApp
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) F5
4 3 (16.67%) Juniper
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Nokia
6 1 (5.56%) McAfee
6 1 (5.56%) Websense
6 1 (5.56%) Brocade
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago