The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Weymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 4 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 25.93% 4.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.67% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VPN
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Weymouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 55.56% 23.81% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 2
Average salary £31,500 £33,500 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.97% +69.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £20,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Weymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

VPN
Salary Trend in Weymouth

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

VPN Salary Trend in Weymouth

VPN
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (71.43%) CCSA
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) CCSE
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Nokia
4 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Network Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCSA
3 4 (57.14%) CCSE
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft