The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 88 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 100 98 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.03% 2.65% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.18% 11.42% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 93 72 68
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £24,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
618 858 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.72% 23.23% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 538 654 794
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

VPN Salary Histogram in Hampshire

VPN
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +19 22 £40,000 -4.47% 3
Portsmouth +12 13 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Fareham -21 13 £32,500 -50.00% 2
Basingstoke -10 12 £42,500 -
Farnborough -15 9 £40,000 -10.11% 1
Winchester - 9 £32,500 -
Andover 0 8 £19,000 -60.41%
Havant +7 3 £31,500 +14.54%
Aldershot -7 1 - - 1
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 103 (60.59%) Firewall
2 96 (56.47%) Windows
3 81 (47.65%) Cisco
4 70 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 69 (40.59%) DNS
6 68 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 65 (38.24%) LAN
7 65 (38.24%) Active Directory
8 61 (35.88%) Linux
9 59 (34.71%) WAN
10 52 (30.59%) Cisco Certification
11 51 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 46 (27.06%) MS Excel
14 45 (26.47%) TCP/IP
15 42 (24.71%) CCNA
16 41 (24.12%) VoIP
16 41 (24.12%) VMware
17 40 (23.53%) Windows 7
18 38 (22.35%) DHCP
18 38 (22.35%) MS Office
19 35 (20.59%) Wireless
19 35 (20.59%) IPsec
20 33 (19.41%) Security Cleared
21 32 (18.82%) Network Security
21 32 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification
21 32 (18.82%) Office 365
22 30 (17.65%) MS Exchange
22 30 (17.65%) MCSE
23 29 (17.06%) Telecoms

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 26 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.24%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (8.24%) nginx
4 11 (6.47%) IIS
5 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.76%) Node.js
5 3 (1.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (27.06%) MS Excel
2 38 (22.35%) MS Office
3 11 (6.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (18.82%) Office 365
2 16 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.29%) SaaS
4 8 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (4.12%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.59%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 103 (60.59%) Firewall
2 69 (40.59%) DNS
3 65 (38.24%) LAN
4 59 (34.71%) WAN
5 45 (26.47%) TCP/IP
6 41 (24.12%) VoIP
7 38 (22.35%) DHCP
8 35 (20.59%) IPsec
8 35 (20.59%) Wireless
9 32 (18.82%) Network Security
10 27 (15.88%) VLAN
11 23 (13.53%) Internet
11 23 (13.53%) Intrusion Detection
12 20 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (10.00%) NAS
14 13 (7.65%) WLAN
15 12 (7.06%) BGP
15 12 (7.06%) SAN
16 11 (6.47%) OSPF
17 10 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.41%) MySQL
2 8 (4.71%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.53%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.76%) Big Data
5 3 (1.76%) GIS
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (5.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.53%) JUnit
2 6 (3.53%) PHPUnit
3 2 (1.18%) Selenium
3 2 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.59%) RSpec
General
1 29 (17.06%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.12%) Finance
3 5 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.35%) Electronics
4 4 (2.35%) Marketing
5 2 (1.18%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.59%) Legal
6 1 (0.59%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 36 (21.18%) Security Engineer
3 29 (17.06%) IT Engineer
4 27 (15.88%) IT Support
5 26 (15.29%) Support Engineer
6 23 (13.53%) Network Security Engineer
7 21 (12.35%) Analyst
8 19 (11.18%) IT Support Engineer
9 13 (7.65%) Junior
10 11 (6.47%) Architect
10 11 (6.47%) IT Support Technician
10 11 (6.47%) IT Technician
10 11 (6.47%) Junior IT Engineer
10 11 (6.47%) Junior IT Support
10 11 (6.47%) Junior IT Technician
10 11 (6.47%) Junior Support Engineer
10 11 (6.47%) Junior Support Technician
10 11 (6.47%) Support Technician
11 10 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.88%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.88%) CSS
1 10 (5.88%) Web Services
2 9 (5.29%) HTML
3 8 (4.71%) LAMP
3 8 (4.71%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (3.53%) Laravel
4 6 (3.53%) Symfony
5 3 (1.76%) Sensu
6 1 (0.59%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.59%) COM
6 1 (0.59%) jQuery
6 1 (0.59%) React
6 1 (0.59%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.65%) PKI
3 6 (3.53%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.76%) CCTV
5 3 (1.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.76%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.59%) Handset
7 1 (0.59%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 96 (56.47%) Windows
2 68 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 61 (35.88%) Linux
4 51 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (23.53%) Windows 7
7 19 (11.18%) Windows 10
8 13 (7.65%) Solaris
9 11 (6.47%) Mac OS
10 7 (4.12%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.18%) Android
12 2 (1.18%) CentOS
12 2 (1.18%) Debian
12 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (10.00%) ITIL
2 16 (9.41%) Information Security
3 14 (8.24%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (8.24%) Network Architecture
4 13 (7.65%) Computer Security
4 13 (7.65%) ERP
4 13 (7.65%) Security Architecture
4 13 (7.65%) Software Deployment
5 10 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 9 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (5.29%) Network Design
6 9 (5.29%) OO
7 8 (4.71%) Front End Development
7 8 (4.71%) OO PHP
7 8 (4.71%) Presales
7 8 (4.71%) Software Engineering
7 8 (4.71%) Web Application Development
8 7 (4.12%) High Availability
8 7 (4.12%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.12%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.41%) PHP
2 9 (5.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.53%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.53%) PHP 5
3 6 (3.53%) Python
4 2 (1.18%) Java
4 2 (1.18%) SQL
5 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (30.59%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (24.71%) CCNA
3 33 (19.41%) Security Cleared
4 32 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (17.65%) MCSE
6 28 (16.47%) SC Cleared
7 25 (14.71%) MCITP
8 21 (12.35%) CCNP
9 17 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (6.47%) JNCIA
10 11 (6.47%) MCSA
11 9 (5.29%) MCP
11 9 (5.29%) MCTS
12 8 (4.71%) JNCIP
13 6 (3.53%) MySQL Certification
14 4 (2.35%) HP AIS
14 4 (2.35%) HP ASE
14 4 (2.35%) Network+ Certification
15 3 (1.76%) BPSS Clearance
15 3 (1.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (7.65%) FISMA
3 7 (4.12%) SLA
4 4 (2.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 20 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.71%) vCloud
5 2 (1.18%) NFS
5 2 (1.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (6.47%) Backup Exec
3 8 (4.71%) HAProxy
4 6 (3.53%) FortiGate
4 6 (3.53%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (2.94%) Nagios
6 4 (2.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.76%) Icinga
7 3 (1.76%) QRadar
7 3 (1.76%) WSUS
8 2 (1.18%) Munin
8 2 (1.18%) Puppet
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.59%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.59%) Nessus
Vendors
1 81 (47.65%) Cisco
2 70 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 41 (24.12%) VMware
4 18 (10.59%) Juniper
5 16 (9.41%) F5
6 15 (8.82%) Barracuda Networks
6 15 (8.82%) Symantec
7 14 (8.24%) CheckPoint
8 12 (7.06%) CA
8 12 (7.06%) Stonesoft
9 11 (6.47%) HP
9 11 (6.47%) Synology
10 7 (4.12%) Google
11 6 (3.53%) 3PAR
11 6 (3.53%) Intel Security
11 6 (3.53%) ION Trading
11 6 (3.53%) NetApp
11 6 (3.53%) Zend
12 4 (2.35%) Meraki
12 4 (2.35%) Trend Micro
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 17,500-20,000+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
TDA Group
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £26500 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago