The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 22 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing VPN 14 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.96% 0.43% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.42% 3.03% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £588 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £318 £320
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £16.72 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +1.33%
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Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 33 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 32.34% 14.04% 29.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 10 35
Average daily rate £390 £280 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -32.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VPN across the Basingstoke region.

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

VPN
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Basingstoke region.

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 19 (82.61%) PKI
2 15 (65.22%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) DV Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (43.48%) CESG Certified Professional
5 10 (43.48%) CLAS
6 9 (39.13%) Windows
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) Linux
7 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
7 8 (34.78%) Information Assurance
8 7 (30.43%) Network Architecture
8 7 (30.43%) Digital Forensics
8 7 (30.43%) SIEM
8 7 (30.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (30.43%) Analytics
8 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (30.43%) RSA Security Analytics
8 7 (30.43%) AIX
8 7 (30.43%) Solaris
8 7 (30.43%) HTTP
8 7 (30.43%) SSL
8 7 (30.43%) CISSP
8 7 (30.43%) GCIA
8 7 (30.43%) GCIH
8 7 (30.43%) Document Management
8 7 (30.43%) SSH
8 7 (30.43%) Intrusion Detection

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) MS Project
1 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) HTTP
2 7 (30.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (30.43%) SSH
2 7 (30.43%) SSL
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) BGP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.35%) IPsec
4 1 (4.35%) LTE
4 1 (4.35%) MPLS
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) OSPF
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
1 5 (21.74%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
1 7 (30.43%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Information Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Security Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) CLAS Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IP Architect
5 1 (4.35%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) LAN/WAN Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (82.61%) PKI
2 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
3 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) AIX
3 7 (30.43%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Information Assurance
2 7 (30.43%) Analytics
2 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (30.43%) Digital Forensics
2 7 (30.43%) Document Management
2 7 (30.43%) Network Architecture
2 7 (30.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (30.43%) SIEM
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
3 5 (21.74%) Patch Management
3 5 (21.74%) PRINCE
3 5 (21.74%) Security Operations
3 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (17.39%) Information Security
4 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
4 4 (17.39%) Line Management
4 4 (17.39%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) DV Cleared
3 10 (43.48%) CESG Certified Professional
3 10 (43.48%) CLAS
4 7 (30.43%) CISSP
4 7 (30.43%) GCIA
4 7 (30.43%) GCIH
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) CCNA
6 2 (8.70%) CCNP
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (4.35%) MCSA
7 1 (4.35%) MCSE
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (21.74%) COBIT
2 5 (21.74%) COSO
2 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
2 5 (21.74%) RMADS
2 5 (21.74%) SAS 70
3 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) vCloud
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Intel Security
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) F5
3 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
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