The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 44 62 24
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -38
Permanent jobs citing VPN 22 6 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.55% 1.12% 8.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.28% 4.55% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 38
Median salary £46,250 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.11% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
144 132 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.81% 24.63% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 121 109 113
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £34,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 March 2017.

VPN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for VPN.

1 40 (88.89%) Firewall
2 28 (62.22%) Juniper
2 28 (62.22%) DNS
3 26 (57.78%) Cisco
3 26 (57.78%) WAN
3 26 (57.78%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (55.56%) LAN
5 24 (53.33%) CCNP
6 22 (48.89%) VLAN
6 22 (48.89%) Load Balancing
6 22 (48.89%) Palo Alto
7 21 (46.67%) TCP/IP
8 18 (40.00%) CCNA
9 17 (37.78%) MPLS
9 17 (37.78%) VMware
9 17 (37.78%) F5
10 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
10 11 (24.44%) Linux
11 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (17.78%) Network Management
12 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
12 8 (17.78%) Degree
12 8 (17.78%) SQL
12 8 (17.78%) MySQL
12 8 (17.78%) ITIL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (2.22%) Apache
1 1 (2.22%) IIS
1 1 (2.22%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (88.89%) Firewall
2 28 (62.22%) DNS
3 26 (57.78%) WAN
4 25 (55.56%) LAN
5 22 (48.89%) VLAN
6 21 (46.67%) TCP/IP
7 17 (37.78%) MPLS
8 8 (17.78%) BGP
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (17.78%) OSPF
9 7 (15.56%) DHCP
9 7 (15.56%) Wireless
10 6 (13.33%) DAB
10 6 (13.33%) DWDM
10 6 (13.33%) NetScaler
10 6 (13.33%) Wireshark
11 3 (6.67%) Network Security
12 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
12 2 (4.44%) IPsec
12 2 (4.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Network Engineer
2 22 (48.89%) Juniper Engineer
3 21 (46.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 21 (46.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 20 (44.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 20 (44.44%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 17 (37.78%) Firewall Engineer
6 10 (22.22%) Administrator
6 10 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (17.78%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 6 (13.33%) Architect
8 6 (13.33%) Cisco Architect
8 6 (13.33%) Cisco Network Architect
8 6 (13.33%) Cisco Solutions Architect
8 6 (13.33%) Juniper Architect
8 6 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (13.33%) Network Architect
8 6 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (8.89%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) e-Health
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Unix
3 5 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.22%) AIX
6 1 (2.22%) CentOS
6 1 (2.22%) Debian
6 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Load Balancing
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Network Management
3 7 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
3 7 (15.56%) Migration
4 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.44%) Change Management
6 2 (4.44%) Presales
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.22%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.22%) Document Management
7 1 (2.22%) Information Security
7 1 (2.22%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.22%) Network Design
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.22%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.22%) Security Operations
7 1 (2.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (53.33%) CCNP
3 18 (40.00%) CCNA
4 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (17.78%) Degree
6 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
6 7 (15.56%) JNCIS
7 6 (13.33%) CCDP
8 2 (4.44%) JNCIP
9 1 (2.22%) CISSP
9 1 (2.22%) GCIA
9 1 (2.22%) GCIH
9 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.22%) JNCIE
9 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) COBIT
2 1 (2.22%) COSO
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) SAS 70
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.44%) Postfix
5 2 (4.44%) vSphere
5 2 (4.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (15.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.22%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Juniper
2 26 (57.78%) Cisco
3 22 (48.89%) Palo Alto
4 17 (37.78%) F5
4 17 (37.78%) VMware
5 6 (13.33%) Brocade
5 6 (13.33%) Fujitsu
6 5 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (6.67%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.22%) CA
9 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.22%) Dell
9 1 (2.22%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (2.22%) EMC
9 1 (2.22%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.22%) NetApp
9 1 (2.22%) Qualys
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.22%) Riverbed