The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 37 71
Rank change year-on-year -27 +34  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 1 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.21% 5.32% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 36.36% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 1
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% +111.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +5.12%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 72 77 132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 15.16% 14.64% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 66 73 93
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.15% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,901 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Dorset

VPN
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for VPN in Dorset

VPN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -4 1 £35,000 -41.66% 5
VPN
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) FMCG
4 2 (40.00%) Infor
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Infor M3
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) OpenEdge
5 1 (20.00%) HND
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (40.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (20.00%) MobiControl
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Infor
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Draytek
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) SOTI
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
Bournemouth
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £26000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: c. £43,000 plus flexible benefit options
Posted: 4 days ago