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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 42 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing VPN 38 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.57% 2.28% 4.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.03% 8.88% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 38 7 22
Average salary £43,250 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,900 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
237 169 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.75% 25.68% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 207 125 181
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 16 September 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 45 (76.27%) Firewall
2 44 (74.58%) Linux
3 33 (55.93%) Apache
4 29 (49.15%) MySQL
4 29 (49.15%) DNS
5 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
5 26 (44.07%) Windows
6 25 (42.37%) Cisco
7 24 (40.68%) SQL
8 23 (38.98%) CSS
8 23 (38.98%) PHP
8 23 (38.98%) C#
8 23 (38.98%) C++
8 23 (38.98%) HTML
8 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
8 23 (38.98%) UNIX
8 23 (38.98%) MVC
8 23 (38.98%) LAMP
8 23 (38.98%) Ajax
8 23 (38.98%) PHP5
8 23 (38.98%) jQuery
8 23 (38.98%) Apple iOS
9 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
10 17 (28.81%) SC Cleared
11 16 (27.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 16 (27.12%) Shell Script
12 14 (23.73%) TCP/IP
13 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (20.34%) SSL
14 12 (20.34%) HTTP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 33 (55.93%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.69%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.78%) MS Project
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
1 2 (3.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (76.27%) Firewall
2 29 (49.15%) DNS
3 14 (23.73%) TCP/IP
4 12 (20.34%) SSL
4 12 (20.34%) HTTP
5 8 (13.56%) Network Security
6 7 (11.86%) ATM
6 7 (11.86%) ISDN
7 6 (10.17%) HTTPS
7 6 (10.17%) IPsec
8 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (8.47%) DHCP
9 4 (6.78%) WAN
9 4 (6.78%) SSH
10 3 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (5.08%) Internet
11 2 (3.39%) SAN
11 2 (3.39%) SMTP
11 2 (3.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (49.15%) MySQL
2 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Developer
1 23 (38.98%) Web Developer
2 10 (16.95%) Support Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Administrator
3 7 (11.86%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Support
4 6 (10.17%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Incident Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Consultant
5 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) CSS
1 23 (38.98%) HTML
1 23 (38.98%) LAMP
1 23 (38.98%) Ajax
1 23 (38.98%) jQuery
2 6 (10.17%) .NET
3 3 (5.08%) Middleware
4 2 (3.39%) SAML
5 1 (1.69%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) PKI
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Firmware
3 2 (3.39%) CMDB
3 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.69%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (74.58%) Linux
2 26 (44.07%) Windows
3 23 (38.98%) UNIX
3 23 (38.98%) Apple iOS
4 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (16.95%) Debian
5 10 (16.95%) Ubuntu
6 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
8 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.08%) AIX
9 3 (5.08%) Solaris
10 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.69%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (1.69%) Android
11 1 (1.69%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) MVC
2 10 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (13.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (11.86%) ITIL
5 6 (10.17%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.78%) SIEM
6 4 (6.78%) Network Architecture
7 3 (5.08%) Service Management
7 3 (5.08%) Change Management
7 3 (5.08%) Performance Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Document Management
7 3 (5.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (3.39%) Migration
8 2 (3.39%) ITSM
8 2 (3.39%) Project Management
8 2 (3.39%) Network Management
8 2 (3.39%) Change Control
8 2 (3.39%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) SQL
2 23 (38.98%) PHP
2 23 (38.98%) C#
2 23 (38.98%) C++
2 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
2 23 (38.98%) PHP5
3 16 (27.12%) Shell Script
4 7 (11.86%) Perl
5 6 (10.17%) Python
5 6 (10.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
2 17 (28.81%) SC Cleared
3 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (15.25%) CCNA
5 7 (11.86%) CCNP
6 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (6.78%) CISSP
7 4 (6.78%) GCIA
7 4 (6.78%) GCIH
7 4 (6.78%) Degree
8 3 (5.08%) MCSE
9 2 (3.39%) ISEB
9 2 (3.39%) HNC
9 2 (3.39%) CCSE
9 2 (3.39%) CCSA
10 1 (1.69%) MCITP
10 1 (1.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (16.95%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.08%) COSO
3 3 (5.08%) COBIT
4 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
2 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.17%) Snort
4 2 (3.39%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.39%) Postfix
4 2 (3.39%) Sendmail
4 2 (3.39%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.39%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
2 2 (3.39%) DameWare
3 1 (1.69%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.69%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) Cisco
2 8 (13.56%) Juniper
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.39%) F5
4 1 (1.69%) SOTI
4 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
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