The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 46 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.31% - 3.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.91% - 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 9
Average salary £32,500 - £19,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 54 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.52% 13.71% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 43 50 55
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

VPN Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (87.50%) MCITP
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) VoIP
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall

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Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) IT Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 4 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior IT Support
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MCITP
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Intel
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