The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 70 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.65% 1.67% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.17% 11.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 60 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 12.50% 14.32% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 64
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
Hampshire

VPN
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

VPN
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

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (60.00%) Endeca
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) IIS
2 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) MSMQ
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) IPsec
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (20.00%) SLA
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) VoIP
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 2 (13.33%) BGP
6 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (13.33%) CCIE
6 2 (13.33%) CCNP
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) IPsec
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (13.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
1 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (40.00%) MSMQ
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCIE
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
1 9 (60.00%) Endeca
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.67%) Aruba
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago