The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 29 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole - 2.44% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 23.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £23,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.73%
VPN
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Communications & Networking Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 23.48% 10.57% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 4
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% +11.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

VPN
Salary Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Poole region.

VPN Salary Trend in Poole

VPN
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft