The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 27 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +10
Permanent jobs citing VPN 48 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.93% 1.44% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 8.75% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42 6 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,850 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +16.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,850 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
VPN
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
180 80 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.75% 16.43% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 133 52 159
Average salary £36,000 £41,600 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% -2.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT 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
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

VPN Salary Trend in Basingstoke

VPN
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT 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 IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 52 (62.65%) Firewall
2 42 (50.60%) Linux
3 41 (49.40%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (43.37%) Cisco
5 35 (42.17%) Windows
6 28 (33.73%) MySQL
7 27 (32.53%) DNS
8 26 (31.33%) CCNP
9 23 (27.71%) Apache
10 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
11 21 (25.30%) Shell Script
12 20 (24.10%) TCP/IP
12 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (22.89%) SQL
14 18 (21.69%) PHP
14 18 (21.69%) C#
14 18 (21.69%) C++
14 18 (21.69%) HTML
14 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
14 18 (21.69%) CSS
14 18 (21.69%) UNIX
14 18 (21.69%) Service Delivery
14 18 (21.69%) MVC
14 18 (21.69%) LAMP
14 18 (21.69%) Ajax
14 18 (21.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 18 (21.69%) PHP5
14 18 (21.69%) jQuery
14 18 (21.69%) Apple iOS
15 17 (20.48%) CCNA

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT 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 IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (27.71%) Apache
2 10 (12.05%) IIS
3 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.41%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.41%) Lync
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.20%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.20%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.41%) Office 365
2 2 (2.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (62.65%) Firewall
2 27 (32.53%) DNS
3 20 (24.10%) TCP/IP
4 14 (16.87%) Network Security
5 13 (15.66%) SSL
5 13 (15.66%) HTTP
6 12 (14.46%) HTTPS
6 12 (14.46%) LAN
6 12 (14.46%) IPsec
7 10 (12.05%) Wireless
7 10 (12.05%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (10.84%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (9.64%) VLAN
9 8 (9.64%) OSPF
9 8 (9.64%) DHCP
9 8 (9.64%) Ethernet
10 7 (8.43%) WAN
11 4 (4.82%) SAN
12 3 (3.61%) BGP
13 2 (2.41%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.73%) MySQL
2 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (12.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.61%) Electronics
3 2 (2.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Developer
1 18 (21.69%) Web Developer
2 14 (16.87%) Network Engineer
2 14 (16.87%) Solutions Designer
2 14 (16.87%) Designer
3 8 (9.64%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (7.23%) Administrator
5 5 (6.02%) Service Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) Security Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (2.41%) Consultant
8 2 (2.41%) Desktop Support
8 2 (2.41%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.69%) HTML
1 18 (21.69%) CSS
1 18 (21.69%) LAMP
1 18 (21.69%) Ajax
1 18 (21.69%) jQuery
2 10 (12.05%) .NET
3 2 (2.41%) SAML
4 1 (1.20%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.23%) CMDB
3 2 (2.41%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.20%) iPhone
4 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.20%) IPTV
4 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (50.60%) Linux
2 35 (42.17%) Windows
3 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (21.69%) UNIX
4 18 (21.69%) Apple iOS
5 8 (9.64%) Windows 8
5 8 (9.64%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.43%) Windows XP
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.02%) Debian
8 5 (6.02%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.69%) Service Delivery
1 18 (21.69%) MVC
2 14 (16.87%) Validation
3 12 (14.46%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (10.84%) ITIL
5 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.23%) ITSM
7 5 (6.02%) Service Management
7 5 (6.02%) Line Management
8 2 (2.41%) Information Security
8 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.41%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.20%) CRM
9 1 (1.20%) Workflow
9 1 (1.20%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.20%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.20%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (1.20%) Network Management
9 1 (1.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.30%) Shell Script
2 19 (22.89%) SQL
3 18 (21.69%) PHP
3 18 (21.69%) C#
3 18 (21.69%) C++
3 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
3 18 (21.69%) PHP5
4 12 (14.46%) Ruby
4 12 (14.46%) Python
4 12 (14.46%) Perl
5 2 (2.41%) C
5 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (49.40%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (31.33%) CCNP
3 17 (20.48%) CCNA
4 12 (14.46%) Degree
4 12 (14.46%) SC Cleared
4 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
5 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.82%) CCDP
7 3 (3.61%) JNCIS
7 3 (3.61%) MCITP
7 3 (3.61%) MCSE
8 2 (2.41%) ISEB
9 1 (1.20%) MCSA
9 1 (1.20%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (14.46%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.61%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.07%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.46%) Snort
3 7 (8.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.41%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.41%) UAG
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.41%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.20%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) SCCM
2 6 (7.23%) DameWare
3 5 (6.02%) SCOM
4 1 (1.20%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (43.37%) Cisco
2 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) Juniper
4 3 (3.61%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (3.61%) Citrix
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle
6 1 (1.20%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.20%) Software AG
6 1 (1.20%) webMethods
6 1 (1.20%) Symantec
6 1 (1.20%) McAfee
6 1 (1.20%) Sophos
6 1 (1.20%) Sony
6 1 (1.20%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) AppSense
6 1 (1.20%) Aastra
6 1 (1.20%) Veeam
6 1 (1.20%) Splunk
6 1 (1.20%) MobileIron
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