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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 28 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 37 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 9.95% 1.77% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.43% 6.90% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 37 4 4
Average salary £47,500 £33,750 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.74% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,947 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -1.47%
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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
140 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.63% 25.66% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 125 47 31
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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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 31 July 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Farnborough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (73.33%) Firewall
1 33 (73.33%) VMware
2 32 (71.11%) ITIL
2 32 (71.11%) Windows
3 26 (57.78%) Cisco
3 26 (57.78%) CCNA
3 26 (57.78%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (57.78%) vSphere
4 23 (51.11%) SAN
4 23 (51.11%) VLAN
5 22 (48.89%) IPsec
6 21 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (46.67%) Linux
7 18 (40.00%) LAN
7 18 (40.00%) WAN
7 18 (40.00%) Business Continuity
8 17 (37.78%) MS Exchange
9 16 (35.56%) DNS
9 16 (35.56%) PCI DSS
10 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 15 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (31.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 14 (31.11%) EMC
11 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (31.11%) Information Security
12 13 (28.89%) Internet
12 13 (28.89%) DHCP
12 13 (28.89%) MCSE
12 13 (28.89%) vCloud

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Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (37.78%) MS Exchange
2 14 (31.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (24.44%) SAS
4 7 (15.56%) IIS
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.22%) Lync
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (73.33%) Firewall
2 23 (51.11%) SAN
2 23 (51.11%) VLAN
3 22 (48.89%) IPsec
4 18 (40.00%) LAN
4 18 (40.00%) WAN
5 16 (35.56%) DNS
6 13 (28.89%) DHCP
6 13 (28.89%) Internet
7 12 (26.67%) NAS
8 11 (24.44%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (24.44%) Network Security
9 9 (20.00%) VoIP
10 7 (15.56%) DMZ
10 7 (15.56%) IP Telephony
11 5 (11.11%) MPLS
12 4 (8.89%) Wireless
12 4 (8.89%) Ethernet
12 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
12 4 (8.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Network Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) SAN Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) VMware Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) RSS
2 1 (2.22%) LAMP
2 1 (2.22%) Symfony
2 1 (2.22%) Laravel
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (24.44%) EMC VNX
2 11 (24.44%) Blackberry
2 11 (24.44%) Replication
3 8 (17.78%) iPhone
3 8 (17.78%) iPad
4 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
5 5 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (6.67%) Clustering
7 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) Linux
3 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.22%) Solaris
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.22%) CentOS
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) SUSE
7 1 (2.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) ITIL
2 18 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 14 (31.11%) Information Security
4 10 (22.22%) Release Management
5 8 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (17.78%) Change Management
5 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
6 7 (15.56%) Patch Management
7 6 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (8.89%) Data Management
9 4 (8.89%) Network Management
9 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (6.67%) Change Control
10 3 (6.67%) Load Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Time Management
10 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
10 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
10 3 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PHP5
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) CCNA
1 26 (57.78%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (28.89%) MCSE
5 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
6 5 (11.11%) CCNP
7 2 (4.44%) CCENT
7 2 (4.44%) MCDST
7 2 (4.44%) MCSA
8 1 (2.22%) CCIE
8 1 (2.22%) MCTS
8 1 (2.22%) MySQL Certification
8 1 (2.22%) VCDX
8 1 (2.22%) VCP4
8 1 (2.22%) VCAP
8 1 (2.22%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (35.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) vSphere
2 15 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 13 (28.89%) vCloud
4 10 (22.22%) Firmware
5 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (17.78%) VMware ESX
7 7 (15.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (8.89%) Snort
8 4 (8.89%) Terminal Server
9 2 (4.44%) VirtualBox
10 1 (2.22%) MDaemon
10 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
10 1 (2.22%) XenServer
10 1 (2.22%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) FortiGate
1 8 (17.78%) Check_MK
2 4 (8.89%) Icinga
3 3 (6.67%) WSUS
4 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.44%) Zenoss
4 2 (4.44%) Ansible
5 1 (2.22%) Nagios
5 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) VMware
2 26 (57.78%) Cisco
3 14 (31.11%) EMC
4 7 (15.56%) CommVault
5 5 (11.11%) Citrix
5 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.11%) Polycom
6 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.67%) Dell
8 1 (2.22%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.22%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.22%) Zend
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 37000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago