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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 98 90 105
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 100 107 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.50% 2.80% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.92% 13.06% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 94 93 78
Average salary £40,750 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.42% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
916 819 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.92% 21.43% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 796 700 1018
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +26 40 £43,250 +6.79% 3
Farnborough +2 11 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Southampton -4 9 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Havant -5 7 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Fareham -15 6 £18,625 -25.50% 2
Portsmouth -15 5 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Andover -12 4 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Winchester +3 1 £45,000 +68.22%
Hook +3 1 £50,000 +108.33%
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 107 (62.57%) Linux
1 107 (62.57%) Firewall
2 102 (59.65%) Windows
3 71 (41.52%) Cisco
4 66 (38.60%) TCP/IP
5 52 (30.41%) IPsec
6 51 (29.82%) Active Directory
7 50 (29.24%) Cisco Certification
7 50 (29.24%) DNS
8 45 (26.32%) VMware
9 42 (24.56%) SSL
10 40 (23.39%) Microsoft
10 40 (23.39%) ITIL
10 40 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 36 (21.05%) CCNP
12 36 (21.05%) Security Cleared
13 33 (19.30%) SAN
14 32 (18.71%) Apache
15 31 (18.13%) SQL
15 31 (18.13%) Windows Server 2008
16 30 (17.54%) UNIX
17 29 (16.96%) MySQL
18 28 (16.37%) WAN
19 27 (15.79%) LAN
19 27 (15.79%) vSphere
20 26 (15.20%) CSS
20 26 (15.20%) CCNA
21 25 (14.62%) MS Excel
21 25 (14.62%) NAS

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 32 (18.71%) Apache
2 19 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 18 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 13 (7.60%) SharePoint Server
4 13 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (6.43%) IIS
6 9 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (4.09%) Lync
7 7 (4.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.58%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
Applications
1 25 (14.62%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.28%) MS Office
3 5 (2.92%) MS Project
4 4 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.58%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.02%) IaaS
2 9 (5.26%) Office 365
3 7 (4.09%) SaaS
3 7 (4.09%) PaaS
4 4 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (62.57%) Firewall
2 66 (38.60%) TCP/IP
3 52 (30.41%) IPsec
4 50 (29.24%) DNS
5 42 (24.56%) SSL
6 33 (19.30%) SAN
7 28 (16.37%) WAN
8 27 (15.79%) LAN
9 25 (14.62%) NAS
10 24 (14.04%) Internet
11 22 (12.87%) VLAN
12 20 (11.70%) DHCP
12 20 (11.70%) HTTP
13 16 (9.36%) Network Security
14 15 (8.77%) VoIP
15 14 (8.19%) ISDN
15 14 (8.19%) MPLS
16 13 (7.60%) Cisco IOS
17 11 (6.43%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (6.43%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.96%) MySQL
3 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (5.26%) Finance
2 8 (4.68%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.75%) Retail
4 2 (1.17%) Electronics
4 2 (1.17%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (20.47%) Network Engineer
1 35 (20.47%) Support Engineer
2 25 (14.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (12.87%) Web Developer
3 22 (12.87%) Developer
4 18 (10.53%) Analyst
4 18 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (8.77%) Technical Support
5 15 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (8.19%) Administrator
7 13 (7.60%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (7.02%) Technical Support Engineer
8 12 (7.02%) Technical Engineer
9 10 (5.85%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (4.09%) Network Support
11 7 (4.09%) Consultant
11 7 (4.09%) Support Technician
11 7 (4.09%) IT Support
12 6 (3.51%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.20%) CSS
2 23 (13.45%) HTML
3 22 (12.87%) LAMP
3 22 (12.87%) Ajax
3 22 (12.87%) jQuery
4 10 (5.85%) .NET
5 5 (2.92%) Middleware
6 4 (2.34%) RSS
6 4 (2.34%) SAML
7 3 (1.75%) MSMQ
7 3 (1.75%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.58%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) PKI
2 6 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.92%) iPhone
3 5 (2.92%) Statistics
3 5 (2.92%) Firmware
3 5 (2.92%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.34%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.75%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.75%) Clustering
5 3 (1.75%) iPad
6 2 (1.17%) CMDB
7 1 (0.58%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.58%) SCADA
7 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.58%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 107 (62.57%) Linux
2 102 (59.65%) Windows
3 31 (18.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (17.54%) UNIX
5 24 (14.04%) Apple iOS
6 23 (13.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 18 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (9.94%) CentOS
10 13 (7.60%) Windows 8
11 10 (5.85%) Debian
11 10 (5.85%) Ubuntu
12 8 (4.68%) Windows XP
13 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (2.92%) AIX
14 5 (2.92%) Solaris
15 3 (1.75%) Android
16 2 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (1.17%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.39%) ITIL
2 22 (12.87%) MVC
3 19 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (9.36%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (7.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (6.43%) Load Balancing
6 11 (6.43%) Change Management
7 9 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.68%) ITSM
8 8 (4.68%) Project Management
8 8 (4.68%) Service Management
9 7 (4.09%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (4.09%) Project Planning
10 6 (3.51%) People Management
10 6 (3.51%) SIEM
10 6 (3.51%) Network Architecture
10 6 (3.51%) PRINCE2
11 5 (2.92%) UML
11 5 (2.92%) Network Management
11 5 (2.92%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.13%) SQL
2 24 (14.04%) C++
3 23 (13.45%) JavaScript
4 22 (12.87%) C#
4 22 (12.87%) PHP5
4 22 (12.87%) PHP
5 17 (9.94%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.68%) Perl
7 7 (4.09%) Ruby
7 7 (4.09%) Python
8 4 (2.34%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.17%) Java
10 1 (0.58%) C
10 1 (0.58%) VBScript
10 1 (0.58%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 50 (29.24%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (21.05%) CCNP
2 36 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 26 (15.20%) CCNA
4 24 (14.04%) SC Cleared
5 14 (8.19%) Degree
5 14 (8.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (8.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (6.43%) MCSE
7 8 (4.68%) MCITP
8 7 (4.09%) MCTS
8 7 (4.09%) MCP
9 6 (3.51%) CISSP
9 6 (3.51%) GCIA
9 6 (3.51%) GCIH
10 4 (2.34%) CCIE
10 4 (2.34%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.75%) MCSA
11 3 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.17%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (8.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.92%) COSO
3 5 (2.92%) COBIT
4 4 (2.34%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.34%) SLA
5 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 51 (29.82%) Active Directory
2 40 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (15.79%) vSphere
4 24 (14.04%) Hyper-V
5 21 (12.28%) vCloud
6 7 (4.09%) Snort
7 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.34%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.34%) UAG
7 4 (2.34%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.75%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.17%) Postfix
9 2 (1.17%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.58%) XenApp
10 1 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (7.02%) SCCM
2 5 (2.92%) SCOM
3 4 (2.34%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.75%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.17%) DameWare
6 1 (0.58%) Nagios
6 1 (0.58%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.58%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.58%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.58%) Icinga
Vendors
1 71 (41.52%) Cisco
2 45 (26.32%) VMware
3 40 (23.39%) Microsoft
4 20 (11.70%) Juniper
5 15 (8.77%) HP
6 12 (7.02%) Symantec
7 10 (5.85%) Brocade
7 10 (5.85%) CheckPoint
8 9 (5.26%) Citrix
9 7 (4.09%) Nokia
9 7 (4.09%) IronPort
10 6 (3.51%) ProCurve
10 6 (3.51%) McAfee
11 5 (2.92%) Kaspersky
12 4 (2.34%) Polycom
12 4 (2.34%) Tandberg
13 3 (1.75%) Fortinet
13 3 (1.75%) Aruba
13 3 (1.75%) Remedy
13 3 (1.75%) Endeca
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton
Anantha
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £24500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £24500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 24 days ago