The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 53 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing VPN 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.44% 0.24% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.43% 2.17% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +34.02%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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Hampshire

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
53 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.23% 11.11% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 36
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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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Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for VPN.

1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 9 (64.29%) LAN
4 8 (57.14%) Wireless
4 8 (57.14%) Meraki
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (35.71%) BCP
6 5 (35.71%) MCSE
6 5 (35.71%) DNS
6 5 (35.71%) VoIP
6 5 (35.71%) DHCP
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (35.71%) MCITP
6 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) Veeam
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (28.57%) CCNA
8 3 (21.43%) CCDP
8 3 (21.43%) CCNP

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Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
3 8 (57.14%) Wireless
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (14.29%) HTTP
7 2 (14.29%) MPLS
7 2 (14.29%) VLAN
8 1 (7.14%) 3GPP
8 1 (7.14%) Broadband
8 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
8 1 (7.14%) Internet
8 1 (7.14%) RTP
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Network Support
3 3 (21.43%) Network Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Streaming Video
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) BCP
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) Email Filtering
2 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (21.43%) Presales
2 3 (21.43%) Web Filtering
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) MCITP
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CCDP
3 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Meraki
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Veeam
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 3 (21.43%) F5
5 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
5 3 (21.43%) IronPort
5 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
6 2 (14.29%) Juniper