The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 23 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing VPN 19 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 7.60% 1.89% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.76% 9.76% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 5
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 41 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 23.20% 19.34% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 61
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -27.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
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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

VPN
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

VPN
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VPN Salary Histogram in Farnborough

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) Windows
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) DHCP
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) DNS
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) Firewall
5 7 (36.84%) MS Office
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco
6 6 (31.58%) Internet
7 5 (26.32%) LAN
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (21.05%) WAN
8 4 (21.05%) EMC
8 4 (21.05%) CCNA
8 4 (21.05%) SAN
8 4 (21.05%) NetApp
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
8 4 (21.05%) VLAN
8 4 (21.05%) vSphere
8 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DHCP
2 10 (52.63%) DNS
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) Internet
5 5 (26.32%) LAN
6 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) SAN
6 4 (21.05%) VLAN
7 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
8 1 (5.26%) Network Security
8 1 (5.26%) 3G
8 1 (5.26%) DMZ
8 1 (5.26%) Wireless
8 1 (5.26%) SMTP
8 1 (5.26%) VoIP
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) PC Support Technician
1 6 (31.58%) PC Support
1 6 (31.58%) Support Technician
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.53%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Release Management
2 3 (15.79%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) Validation
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
3 2 (10.53%) SIEM
3 2 (10.53%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Python
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
1 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) CISSP
5 1 (5.26%) VCP5
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
3 4 (21.05%) vSphere
3 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) EMC
4 4 (21.05%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) IronPort
6 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Nokia
6 2 (10.53%) McAfee
6 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (5.26%) Adobe
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