Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 64 63
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +29
Permanent jobs citing VPN 12 10 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 2.55% 1.76% 4.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 11.90% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 33
Bournemouth median annual salary £36,500 £60,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.17% +110.53% +3.64%
10th Percentile £28,325 £26,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £62,500 £32,000
Dorset median annual salary £36,500 £28,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year +30.36% -1.75% +3.64%

VPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bournemouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 80 84 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 16.99% 14.76% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 74 76 156
Bournemouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £47,500
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Bournemouth

VPN
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for VPN in Bournemouth

VPN
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Bournemouth over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for VPN.

1 11 (91.67%) IPsec
2 8 (66.67%) VLAN
3 7 (58.33%) Juniper
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) PPP
4 6 (50.00%) MPLS
4 6 (50.00%) OSPF
4 6 (50.00%) BGP
4 6 (50.00%) L2TP
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) PKI
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Rapid7
5 3 (25.00%) LogRhythm
5 3 (25.00%) CISSP
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) GIAC
5 3 (25.00%) SSCP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) MCSE
5 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) IPsec
2 8 (66.67%) VLAN
3 6 (50.00%) BGP
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) L2TP
3 6 (50.00%) MPLS
3 6 (50.00%) OSPF
3 6 (50.00%) PPP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) Skype
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (25.00%) SIEM
1 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (25.00%) GIAC
3 3 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) SSCP
4 1 (8.33%) CCSP
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Juniper
2 3 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Rapid7
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat