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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 71 68 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 17 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.34% 2.01% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.94% 6.67% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 9
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £17,750 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,522 £62,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +6.84%
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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
171 210 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.52% 30.17% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 164 177 176
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 24 August 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 33 (89.19%) Cisco
2 29 (78.38%) Windows
3 24 (64.86%) Firewall
4 23 (62.16%) VoIP
4 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
5 22 (59.46%) WAN
6 21 (56.76%) DNS
7 20 (54.05%) DHCP
7 20 (54.05%) LAN
7 20 (54.05%) Data Centre
8 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
8 18 (48.65%) MS Exchange
8 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
8 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (48.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (43.24%) Network Architecture
9 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
10 15 (40.54%) CCNA
11 14 (37.84%) CCNP
11 14 (37.84%) CA
11 14 (37.84%) F5
11 14 (37.84%) Network Security
11 14 (37.84%) Barracuda Networks
11 14 (37.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (37.84%) Stonesoft
12 13 (35.14%) IIS
13 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (32.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012

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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 (48.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 18 (48.65%) MS Exchange
2 13 (35.14%) IIS
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.41%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) Firewall
2 23 (62.16%) VoIP
3 22 (59.46%) WAN
4 21 (56.76%) DNS
5 20 (54.05%) DHCP
5 20 (54.05%) LAN
6 14 (37.84%) Network Security
7 11 (29.73%) OSPF
8 9 (24.32%) BGP
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (21.62%) IPsec
9 8 (21.62%) MPLS
9 8 (21.62%) VLAN
10 7 (18.92%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (16.22%) Junos
11 6 (16.22%) L2TP
11 6 (16.22%) PPP
11 6 (16.22%) RTP
12 5 (13.51%) Wireless
13 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Network Engineer
2 14 (37.84%) IT Engineer
3 13 (35.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (35.14%) Security Engineer
4 12 (32.43%) IT Security Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Network Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Network Support
7 3 (8.11%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) IT Support
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) Statistics
3 1 (2.70%) CESG
3 1 (2.70%) Handset
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
3 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (29.73%) Linux
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.41%) Unix
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Network Architecture
2 12 (32.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.41%) Analytics
4 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.41%) Customer Analytics
4 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.41%) High Availability
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Network Design
4 2 (5.41%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.70%) Information Security
5 1 (2.70%) Information Security Management
5 1 (2.70%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Security Management
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.41%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (40.54%) CCNA
3 14 (37.84%) CCNP
4 3 (8.11%) CISSP
5 2 (5.41%) CCDA
5 2 (5.41%) CCDE
5 2 (5.41%) CCDP
5 2 (5.41%) CCIE
6 1 (2.70%) CEH
6 1 (2.70%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.70%) CISM
6 1 (2.70%) Degree
6 1 (2.70%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) NFS
2 2 (5.41%) pfSense
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Munin
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Cisco
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 14 (37.84%) Barracuda Networks
3 14 (37.84%) CA
3 14 (37.84%) F5
3 14 (37.84%) Stonesoft
4 6 (16.22%) Juniper
5 3 (8.11%) VMware
6 2 (5.41%) Aruba
6 2 (5.41%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
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