The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 59 63 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs citing VPN 22 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.34% 2.44% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.96% 8.56% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 4
Median salary £32,500 £62,500 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +194.11%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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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 Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
184 187 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.92% 28.46% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 172 174 172
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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Salary Trend in Southampton

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

VPN Salary Trend in Southampton

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Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Southampton region with a requirement for VPN.

1 39 (92.86%) Cisco
2 31 (73.81%) Windows
3 29 (69.05%) VoIP
4 23 (54.76%) CCNP
4 23 (54.76%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (54.76%) Data Centre
5 22 (52.38%) CCNA
6 20 (47.62%) Firewall
6 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
7 19 (45.24%) WAN
8 18 (42.86%) DHCP
8 18 (42.86%) DNS
8 18 (42.86%) OSPF
9 16 (38.10%) Linux
9 16 (38.10%) BGP
10 15 (35.71%) MPLS
10 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
10 15 (35.71%) LAN
10 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
10 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
10 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 13 (30.95%) IPsec
12 13 (30.95%) VLAN
13 12 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 12 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (28.57%) Stonesoft
13 12 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
13 12 (28.57%) Network Architecture

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (28.57%) IIS
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.76%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (69.05%) VoIP
2 20 (47.62%) Firewall
3 19 (45.24%) WAN
4 18 (42.86%) DHCP
4 18 (42.86%) DNS
4 18 (42.86%) OSPF
5 16 (38.10%) BGP
6 15 (35.71%) LAN
6 15 (35.71%) MPLS
7 13 (30.95%) IPsec
7 13 (30.95%) VLAN
8 12 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (26.19%) Junos
9 11 (26.19%) L2TP
9 11 (26.19%) Network Security
9 11 (26.19%) PPP
9 11 (26.19%) RTP
10 8 (19.05%) Unified Communications
11 6 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (14.29%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Network Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) IT Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 11 (26.19%) IT Security Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Support Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Network Support
6 6 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 3 (7.14%) Cisco Specialist
9 3 (7.14%) Network Specialist
10 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (4.76%) Administrator
10 2 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 23 (54.76%) Data Centre
2 11 (26.19%) Statistics
3 1 (2.38%) CESG
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 16 (38.10%) Linux
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.76%) Unix
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 11 (26.19%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.76%) Change Management
4 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.76%) High Availability
4 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.76%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.38%) Information Security
5 1 (2.38%) Information Security Management
5 1 (2.38%) Network Design
5 1 (2.38%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (2.38%) Security Management
5 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.38%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
1 2 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) CCNP
1 23 (54.76%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (52.38%) CCNA
3 7 (16.67%) CCDP
4 5 (11.90%) CCDA
4 5 (11.90%) CCDE
5 2 (4.76%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (4.76%) CISSP
6 1 (2.38%) CCIE
6 1 (2.38%) CEH
6 1 (2.38%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.38%) CISM
6 1 (2.38%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.76%) NFS
2 2 (4.76%) pfSense
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (4.76%) Munin
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (92.86%) Cisco
2 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
3 12 (28.57%) CA
3 12 (28.57%) F5
3 12 (28.57%) Stonesoft
4 11 (26.19%) Juniper
5 3 (7.14%) VMware
6 2 (4.76%) Aruba
6 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec
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