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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 61 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPN 20 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.74% 1.44% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 4.76% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 14
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £17,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £41,850
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
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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
135 231 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 18.47% 30.16% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 128 164 174
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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 27 June 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 23 (85.19%) Firewall
3 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
3 20 (74.07%) Windows
3 20 (74.07%) LAN
3 20 (74.07%) WAN
3 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
4 18 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 18 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 18 (66.67%) DNS
4 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 18 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (62.96%) DHCP
6 16 (59.26%) Network Architecture
7 14 (51.85%) Barracuda Networks
7 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (51.85%) F5
7 14 (51.85%) Network Security
7 14 (51.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (51.85%) VoIP
7 14 (51.85%) CA
7 14 (51.85%) Stonesoft
7 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
8 13 (48.15%) IIS
9 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (44.44%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (25.93%) CCNA
10 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification

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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 18 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 18 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (48.15%) IIS
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.41%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 20 (74.07%) LAN
2 20 (74.07%) WAN
3 18 (66.67%) DNS
4 17 (62.96%) DHCP
5 14 (51.85%) Network Security
5 14 (51.85%) VoIP
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (11.11%) BGP
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
7 3 (11.11%) OSPF
7 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (11.11%) Wireless
8 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (7.41%) IPsec
8 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
8 2 (7.41%) NAS
8 2 (7.41%) SAN
8 2 (7.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) IT Engineer
1 14 (51.85%) Network Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Security Engineer
3 12 (44.44%) IT Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Network Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) CESG
3 1 (3.70%) Handset
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
1 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
2 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Network Architecture
2 12 (44.44%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (14.81%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Customer Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) Software Distribution
5 2 (7.41%) Threat Management
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security Management
6 1 (3.70%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Security Management
6 1 (3.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
1 2 (7.41%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CCNA
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCNP
3 3 (11.11%) CISSP
4 2 (7.41%) CCIE
4 2 (7.41%) MCSE
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) CEH
5 1 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (3.70%) CISM
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) NFS
3 2 (7.41%) vCloud
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
1 2 (7.41%) Munin
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
3 14 (51.85%) Barracuda Networks
3 14 (51.85%) CA
3 14 (51.85%) F5
3 14 (51.85%) Stonesoft
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) NetApp
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + pension, car, holiday
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