Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 97 101
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 +14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 14 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.98% 0.59% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.01% 4.17% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 28
Southampton median annual salary £21,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.74% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £19,000 £36,850 £28,900
90th Percentile £26,825 £55,000 £50,000
Hampshire median annual salary £39,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +11.43% -23.08%

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 233 168 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.31% 14.24% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 212 155 287
Southampton median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £41,543
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% -9.73% +3.86%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £55,000 £53,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -1.84%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Southampton

VPN
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for VPN in Southampton

VPN
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Southampton over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for VPN.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) Wireless
4 7 (50.00%) SLA
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (42.86%) HP
5 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Office 365
7 3 (21.43%) Smartphone
7 3 (21.43%) Network Security
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 2 (14.29%) VLAN
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 2 (14.29%) C
8 2 (14.29%) LAN
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL

VPN
Co-occurring 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Wireless
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco IPT
3 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.14%) IPsec
6 1 (7.14%) Junos
6 1 (7.14%) L2TP
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) OSPF
6 1 (7.14%) PPP
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Service Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 3 (21.43%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V2
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) Tech Ops
4 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (7.14%) VMware