Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 49 78
Rank change year-on-year -18 +29 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 17 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.37% 3.47% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.78% 30.51% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 4
Portsmouth median annual salary £27,000 £32,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.56% +45.56% -50.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £21,400
90th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £24,275
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -15.79% +35.71%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 115 59 121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 16.06% 11.39% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 104 56 112
Portsmouth median annual salary £33,250 £35,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -20.45% +12.82%
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Portsmouth

VPN
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for VPN in Portsmouth

VPN
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for VPN.

1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco
3 12 (70.59%) LAN
4 11 (64.71%) VoIP
4 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
5 10 (58.82%) Windows
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
7 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
7 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (47.06%) VMware
7 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
8 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (41.18%) Juniper
8 7 (41.18%) DNS
8 7 (41.18%) DHCP
8 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (41.18%) Windows 10
9 6 (35.29%) Linux
9 6 (35.29%) CCNA
9 6 (35.29%) Finance
9 6 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
10 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
11 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
11 4 (23.53%) SSL

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) LAN
3 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 11 (64.71%) VoIP
3 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) DHCP
4 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 6 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (23.53%) IPsec
7 4 (23.53%) SSL
7 4 (23.53%) Wireless
8 2 (11.76%) Broadband
8 2 (11.76%) ISDN
8 2 (11.76%) Network Security
9 1 (5.88%) Internet
9 1 (5.88%) SAN
9 1 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) IT Support
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.76%) e-Health
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 10
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) SUSE
6 1 (5.88%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Network Design
2 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) IT Audit
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (35.29%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
4 2 (11.76%) JNCIE
4 2 (11.76%) JNCIP
4 2 (11.76%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) MCP
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Juniper
5 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
6 3 (17.65%) Meraki
6 3 (17.65%) Veeam
7 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) F5
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + On Call Allowance + OT + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
NCC Group
Posted: 18 days ago