The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 89 96 102
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 111 76 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.89% 2.33% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.37% 11.89% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 93 59 77
Average salary £41,250 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £17,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,850 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +5.63%
VPN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
830 639 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.60% 19.60% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 702 531 836
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

VPN Salary Trend in Hampshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VPN Salary Histogram in Hampshire

VPN
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +35 51 £40,000 - 1
Andover +2 14 £45,500 -9.00% 1
Southampton -14 13 £35,000 +37.25% 2
Farnborough +9 7 £42,500 +19.71% 1
Fareham -6 7 £17,500 - 2
Hook -12 2 £40,000 +60.00%
Petersfield - 2 £25,000 -
Winchester -5 1 £33,000 +53.48%
Portsmouth -29 1 £30,000 +55.84%
Aldershot - 1 £30,000 - 1
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 113 (54.85%) Firewall
2 99 (48.06%) Cisco
3 97 (47.09%) Windows
4 94 (45.63%) Cisco Certification
5 81 (39.32%) Linux
6 70 (33.98%) TCP/IP
7 66 (32.04%) CCNP
8 64 (31.07%) VMware
9 61 (29.61%) VMware Infrastructure
10 50 (24.27%) IPsec
11 46 (22.33%) WAN
11 46 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 45 (21.84%) DNS
12 45 (21.84%) Active Directory
13 44 (21.36%) CCNA
14 43 (20.87%) SSL
14 43 (20.87%) LAN
14 43 (20.87%) ITIL
15 42 (20.39%) Security Cleared
16 38 (18.45%) Microsoft
17 34 (16.50%) BGP
18 32 (15.53%) SAN
19 31 (15.05%) SQL Server
19 31 (15.05%) SC Cleared
19 31 (15.05%) Cisco ASA
20 27 (13.11%) MySQL
21 26 (12.62%) Service Management
21 26 (12.62%) NAS
21 26 (12.62%) vSphere
22 25 (12.14%) MS Exchange

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 25 (12.14%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.19%) Apache
3 14 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.83%) IIS
5 11 (5.34%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.37%) Lync
8 8 (3.88%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.49%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 22 (10.68%) MS Office
2 20 (9.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.49%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.49%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.31%) Office 365
2 12 (5.83%) IaaS
3 10 (4.85%) SaaS
3 10 (4.85%) PaaS
4 4 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 113 (54.85%) Firewall
2 70 (33.98%) TCP/IP
3 50 (24.27%) IPsec
4 46 (22.33%) WAN
5 45 (21.84%) DNS
6 43 (20.87%) SSL
6 43 (20.87%) LAN
7 34 (16.50%) BGP
8 32 (15.53%) SAN
9 31 (15.05%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (12.62%) NAS
11 25 (12.14%) OSPF
12 23 (11.17%) MPLS
12 23 (11.17%) Network Security
13 22 (10.68%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (10.68%) EIGRP
13 22 (10.68%) VLAN
14 20 (9.71%) VoIP
14 20 (9.71%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (8.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.11%) MySQL
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (8.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.49%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 22 (10.68%) Telecoms
2 4 (1.94%) Electronics
2 4 (1.94%) Finance
3 3 (1.46%) Retail
4 2 (0.97%) Military
4 2 (0.97%) Law
5 1 (0.49%) Legal
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (18.93%) Network Engineer
2 31 (15.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (12.62%) Support Engineer
4 23 (11.17%) Designer
5 18 (8.74%) Analyst
6 17 (8.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (8.25%) Developer
6 17 (8.25%) Web Developer
7 14 (6.80%) Junior
7 14 (6.80%) Solutions Designer
7 14 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (6.80%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (6.31%) Support Technician
9 11 (5.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (4.37%) Network Designer
11 7 (3.40%) IT Support
11 7 (3.40%) Network Security Engineer
11 7 (3.40%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.40%) Administrator
11 7 (3.40%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.65%) CSS
2 17 (8.25%) jQuery
2 17 (8.25%) Ajax
2 17 (8.25%) LAMP
2 17 (8.25%) HTML
3 12 (5.83%) .NET
4 7 (3.40%) RSS
5 2 (0.97%) SAML
6 1 (0.49%) Middleware
6 1 (0.49%) ODBC
6 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.77%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (4.37%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.91%) CMDB
4 5 (2.43%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.43%) PKI
5 4 (1.94%) iPhone
6 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.97%) IPTV
7 2 (0.97%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.97%) SCADA
7 2 (0.97%) CESG
7 2 (0.97%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.97%) iPad
8 1 (0.49%) Kindle
8 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 97 (47.09%) Windows
2 81 (39.32%) Linux
3 46 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (11.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (10.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (9.22%) Apple iOS
6 19 (9.22%) Windows XP
6 19 (9.22%) UNIX
7 18 (8.74%) CentOS
8 17 (8.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (8.25%) Windows 7
9 14 (6.80%) Windows 8
10 13 (6.31%) Windows Vista
11 9 (4.37%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.94%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.94%) Debian
12 4 (1.94%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.97%) Android
14 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.87%) ITIL
2 26 (12.62%) Service Management
3 20 (9.71%) Service Delivery
3 20 (9.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 20 (9.71%) Incident Management
4 17 (8.25%) Capacity Management
4 17 (8.25%) MVC
5 16 (7.77%) ITIL V3
6 15 (7.28%) Validation
7 14 (6.80%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (5.83%) ITSM
9 10 (4.85%) Load Balancing
10 9 (4.37%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (3.88%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (3.40%) Line Management
12 7 (3.40%) Change Management
13 4 (1.94%) Information Security
14 3 (1.46%) Network Management
14 3 (1.46%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (11.65%) SQL
2 21 (10.19%) C++
3 20 (9.71%) Shell Script
4 18 (8.74%) JavaScript
5 17 (8.25%) PHP5
5 17 (8.25%) C#
5 17 (8.25%) PHP
6 13 (6.31%) Python
7 12 (5.83%) Perl
7 12 (5.83%) Ruby
8 4 (1.94%) C
9 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.97%) Java
10 2 (0.97%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (45.63%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (32.04%) CCNP
3 44 (21.36%) CCNA
4 42 (20.39%) Security Cleared
5 31 (15.05%) SC Cleared
6 24 (11.65%) Degree
7 21 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (7.77%) DV Cleared
9 14 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (5.34%) MCSE
10 11 (5.34%) CCDP
11 10 (4.85%) MCITP
12 6 (2.91%) CCIE
13 5 (2.43%) MCP
13 5 (2.43%) MCTS
13 5 (2.43%) JNCIS
14 4 (1.94%) CISSP
15 3 (1.46%) CCDE
16 2 (0.97%) ISEB
17 1 (0.49%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.65%) SLA
2 17 (8.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (6.80%) PCI DSS
4 10 (4.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (29.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (21.84%) Active Directory
3 26 (12.62%) vSphere
4 23 (11.17%) vCloud
5 14 (6.80%) Hyper-V
6 12 (5.83%) Snort
7 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.97%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.97%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.97%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.97%) UAG
8 2 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.49%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (7.77%) SCCM
2 15 (7.28%) Cisco Prime
2 15 (7.28%) Cisco LMS
2 15 (7.28%) Opsview
2 15 (7.28%) Nagios
3 6 (2.91%) DameWare
4 5 (2.43%) SCOM
5 2 (0.97%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.49%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (48.06%) Cisco
2 64 (31.07%) VMware
3 38 (18.45%) Microsoft
4 17 (8.25%) Juniper
5 13 (6.31%) CheckPoint
6 10 (4.85%) Polycom
7 9 (4.37%) F5
7 9 (4.37%) Tandberg
8 8 (3.88%) McAfee
9 7 (3.40%) Symantec
9 7 (3.40%) Citrix
10 6 (2.91%) HP
11 5 (2.43%) Kaspersky
12 4 (1.94%) Oracle
12 4 (1.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 4 (1.94%) Avaya
13 3 (1.46%) Remedy
13 3 (1.46%) IBM
13 3 (1.46%) Mitel
13 3 (1.46%) Fortinet
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: Car, 20% Bonus, Pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 13 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £17500 - £21000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago