The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 28 30 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing VPN 6 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.24% 4.15% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 30.77% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £23,300 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
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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 Farnborough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 25.95% 13.47% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 51
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

VPN Salary Trend in Farnborough

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Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Farnborough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 15 (75.00%) Firewall
1 15 (75.00%) IPsec
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) Polycom
3 11 (55.00%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (45.00%) CCNA
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (40.00%) MPLS
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) Tandberg
5 8 (40.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 7 (35.00%) vSphere
6 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 6 (30.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) RSS
7 6 (30.00%) SaaS
7 6 (30.00%) PaaS
7 6 (30.00%) IaaS
8 5 (25.00%) NAS
8 5 (25.00%) vCloud
8 5 (25.00%) SAN
8 5 (25.00%) Change Management
9 4 (20.00%) SSL
10 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
11 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security

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Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (10.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) SaaS
1 6 (30.00%) PaaS
1 6 (30.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
1 15 (75.00%) IPsec
2 8 (40.00%) MPLS
3 5 (25.00%) NAS
3 5 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (10.00%) Multicast
5 2 (10.00%) OSPF
5 2 (10.00%) BGP
5 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.00%) SNMP
6 1 (5.00%) IPv4
6 1 (5.00%) IPv6
6 1 (5.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Support
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (5.00%) C++ Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
1 6 (30.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) SCADA
3 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (10.00%) Network Management
5 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCNA
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) vSphere
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) vCloud
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Polycom
3 8 (40.00%) Tandberg
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
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