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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 83 85
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 4 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.65% 0.87% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.12% 3.95% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -7.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £31,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.37% +6.66%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 97 177 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 15.70% 22.04% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 93 162 134
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

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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

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Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Southampton over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VPN in Southampton

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for VPN.

1 17 (58.62%) Windows
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) CCNP
2 15 (51.72%) VoIP
2 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (51.72%) Firewall
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) CCNA
4 11 (37.93%) Office 365
5 10 (34.48%) Linux
5 10 (34.48%) VMware
6 9 (31.03%) DNS
6 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
7 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
7 8 (27.59%) Unified Communications
7 8 (27.59%) Q.931
7 8 (27.59%) SS7
7 8 (27.59%) LAN
7 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
7 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (24.14%) WAN
9 6 (20.69%) SSL
9 6 (20.69%) Juniper
9 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (20.69%) IPsec
9 6 (20.69%) Finance

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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 4 (13.79%) Drupal
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Infor CRM
2 2 (6.90%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Firewall
1 15 (51.72%) VoIP
2 9 (31.03%) DNS
3 8 (27.59%) LAN
3 8 (27.59%) Q.931
3 8 (27.59%) SS7
3 8 (27.59%) Unified Communications
4 7 (24.14%) WAN
5 6 (20.69%) IPsec
5 6 (20.69%) SSL
5 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
6 5 (17.24%) DSL
7 4 (13.79%) BGP
7 4 (13.79%) Internet
7 4 (13.79%) L2TP
7 4 (13.79%) LDAP
7 4 (13.79%) MPLS
7 4 (13.79%) OSPF
7 4 (13.79%) PPP
7 4 (13.79%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
1 4 (13.79%) Trac
General
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Support
4 3 (10.34%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) Network Operations Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Linux
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.79%) Android
7 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
7 4 (13.79%) VMS
8 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
9 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) DevOps
2 5 (17.24%) Kanban
2 5 (17.24%) Scrum
3 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.79%) CRM
3 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (13.79%) Security Management
3 4 (13.79%) Service Management
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.79%) Statistics
4 3 (10.34%) Identity Management
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C
1 4 (13.79%) C++
1 4 (13.79%) Perl
1 4 (13.79%) PHP
1 4 (13.79%) Python
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
1 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) CCNP
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (37.93%) CCNA
3 5 (17.24%) CCDA
3 5 (17.24%) CCDE
3 5 (17.24%) CCDP
4 4 (13.79%) Degree
5 3 (10.34%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) KVM
4 2 (6.90%) NFS
4 2 (6.90%) oVirt
4 2 (6.90%) pfSense
4 2 (6.90%) Samba
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.45%) NDS
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) FreeIPA
1 4 (13.79%) Nagios
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) SCOM
3 2 (6.90%) Bacula
3 2 (6.90%) HP SIM
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (6.90%) WSUS
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 6 (20.69%) Juniper
5 4 (13.79%) HP
5 4 (13.79%) Infor
5 4 (13.79%) Mitel
5 4 (13.79%) SonicWALL
6 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
6 2 (6.90%) Avaya
6 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.90%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.90%) Sophos
7 1 (3.45%) Apple
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Novell
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