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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 30 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +18
Permanent jobs citing VPN 42 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.06% 2.99% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.46% 14.41% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 3
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,750 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,530 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
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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
179 111 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 30.08% 20.75% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 135 64 147
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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

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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 24 December 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 59 (72.84%) Firewall
2 52 (64.20%) Linux
3 38 (46.91%) Windows
3 38 (46.91%) Cisco
4 31 (38.27%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (37.04%) MySQL
5 30 (37.04%) Apache
6 26 (32.10%) Shell Script
7 25 (30.86%) DNS
8 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
8 23 (28.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 21 (25.93%) SQL
10 20 (24.69%) C#
10 20 (24.69%) C++
10 20 (24.69%) HTML
10 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
10 20 (24.69%) PHP
10 20 (24.69%) CSS
10 20 (24.69%) UNIX
10 20 (24.69%) MVC
10 20 (24.69%) LAMP
10 20 (24.69%) Ajax
10 20 (24.69%) PHP5
10 20 (24.69%) jQuery
10 20 (24.69%) Apple iOS
11 19 (23.46%) TCP/IP
11 19 (23.46%) Security Cleared
12 18 (22.22%) CCNP
12 18 (22.22%) SC Cleared
13 17 (20.99%) HTTP

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (37.04%) Apache
2 10 (12.35%) IIS
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.47%) Lync
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.23%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.23%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Project
3 3 (3.70%) MS Office
3 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (72.84%) Firewall
2 25 (30.86%) DNS
3 19 (23.46%) TCP/IP
4 17 (20.99%) HTTP
4 17 (20.99%) SSL
5 16 (19.75%) Network Security
6 12 (14.81%) HTTPS
6 12 (14.81%) IPsec
7 10 (12.35%) LAN
7 10 (12.35%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (8.64%) Wireless
9 6 (7.41%) OSPF
9 6 (7.41%) Ethernet
9 6 (7.41%) VLAN
9 6 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (6.17%) WAN
11 4 (4.94%) DHCP
12 3 (3.70%) BGP
12 3 (3.70%) SSH
12 3 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.04%) MySQL
2 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Legal
3 2 (2.47%) Military
3 2 (2.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Developer
1 20 (24.69%) Web Developer
2 13 (16.05%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (14.81%) Network Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Administrator
5 9 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
5 9 (11.11%) Designer
6 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.94%) Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Incident Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
10 2 (2.47%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.47%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.69%) HTML
1 20 (24.69%) CSS
1 20 (24.69%) LAMP
1 20 (24.69%) Ajax
1 20 (24.69%) jQuery
2 10 (12.35%) .NET
3 3 (3.70%) Middleware
4 2 (2.47%) SAML
5 1 (1.23%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
1 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) PKI
3 2 (2.47%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.23%) iPhone
4 1 (1.23%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.23%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 52 (64.20%) Linux
2 38 (46.91%) Windows
3 20 (24.69%) Apple iOS
3 20 (24.69%) UNIX
4 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (12.35%) Debian
5 10 (12.35%) Ubuntu
6 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.70%) AIX
8 3 (3.70%) Solaris
8 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.47%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.23%) Android
10 1 (1.23%) Windows CE
10 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.23%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) MVC
2 12 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
4 9 (11.11%) Validation
5 7 (8.64%) ITIL
6 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.70%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.70%) SIEM
7 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.70%) Change Management
7 3 (3.70%) Document Management
7 3 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (2.47%) Performance Testing
8 2 (2.47%) Information Security
8 2 (2.47%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.47%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.47%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.47%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) Shell Script
2 21 (25.93%) SQL
3 20 (24.69%) PHP
3 20 (24.69%) C#
3 20 (24.69%) C++
3 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
3 20 (24.69%) PHP5
4 13 (16.05%) Perl
5 12 (14.81%) Python
5 12 (14.81%) Ruby
6 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.47%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (38.27%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (23.46%) Security Cleared
3 18 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 18 (22.22%) CCNP
4 16 (19.75%) CCNA
5 11 (13.58%) Degree
6 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.70%) MCSE
7 3 (3.70%) CISSP
7 3 (3.70%) GCIA
7 3 (3.70%) GCIH
8 2 (2.47%) ISEB
9 1 (1.23%) HNC
9 1 (1.23%) CCSA
9 1 (1.23%) CCIE
9 1 (1.23%) CCDP
9 1 (1.23%) CCSE
9 1 (1.23%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (28.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (18.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.70%) COSO
3 3 (3.70%) COBIT
3 3 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.81%) Snort
2 12 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.47%) Postfix
3 2 (2.47%) Sendmail
3 2 (2.47%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (2.47%) UAG
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.47%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (18.52%) SCCM
2 5 (6.17%) SCOM
3 1 (1.23%) Sysprep
3 1 (1.23%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.23%) DameWare
Vendors
1 38 (46.91%) Cisco
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Juniper
4 2 (2.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.23%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.23%) F5
5 1 (1.23%) Splunk
5 1 (1.23%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.23%) SOTI
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 5 days ago