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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 95 105 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing VPN 95 90 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.85% 2.42% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.05% 10.66% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 83 58 90
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +72.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £22,225
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £42,050
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
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
676 844 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.28% 22.68% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 583 655 823
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 6 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 6 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 +17 16 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Portsmouth +16 14 £33,750 +50.00% 1
Andover +12 11 £19,000 -60.41%
Farnborough -15 11 £40,000 +14.28%
Fareham -20 11 £32,500 -49.01%
Basingstoke -11 10 £42,500 -5.55%
Winchester +29 9 £32,500 -1.51% 1
Aldershot -2 4 - -
Havant +4 2 £28,250 +2.72%
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 93 (57.76%) Windows
2 92 (57.14%) Firewall
3 72 (44.72%) Cisco
4 67 (41.61%) DNS
5 66 (40.99%) Microsoft
6 65 (40.37%) Windows Server
7 62 (38.51%) Active Directory
7 62 (38.51%) Linux
8 56 (34.78%) LAN
9 51 (31.68%) WAN
10 49 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
11 48 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 47 (29.19%) TCP/IP
12 47 (29.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 44 (27.33%) MS Excel
13 44 (27.33%) VMware
14 39 (24.22%) Windows 7
15 37 (22.98%) MS Office
15 37 (22.98%) CCNA
15 37 (22.98%) DHCP
15 37 (22.98%) VoIP
16 36 (22.36%) IPsec
17 34 (21.12%) Wireless
18 31 (19.25%) Microsoft Certification
18 31 (19.25%) Office 365
19 30 (18.63%) Security Cleared
20 29 (18.01%) Network Security
20 29 (18.01%) VLAN
20 29 (18.01%) Telecoms
20 29 (18.01%) MCSE

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 27 (16.77%) MS Exchange
2 23 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (7.45%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (7.45%) nginx
4 8 (4.97%) IIS
5 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.86%) Node.js
6 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (27.33%) MS Excel
2 37 (22.98%) MS Office
3 11 (6.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (19.25%) Office 365
2 13 (8.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.59%) SaaS
4 7 (4.35%) Google Apps
5 6 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.62%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 92 (57.14%) Firewall
2 67 (41.61%) DNS
3 56 (34.78%) LAN
4 51 (31.68%) WAN
5 47 (29.19%) TCP/IP
6 37 (22.98%) DHCP
6 37 (22.98%) VoIP
7 36 (22.36%) IPsec
8 34 (21.12%) Wireless
9 29 (18.01%) Network Security
9 29 (18.01%) VLAN
10 22 (13.66%) Intrusion Detection
11 20 (12.42%) Internet
12 19 (11.80%) NAS
13 17 (10.56%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (8.70%) SAN
14 14 (8.70%) WLAN
15 12 (7.45%) SSL
16 11 (6.83%) BGP
16 11 (6.83%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.70%) MySQL
2 7 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.73%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.11%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.86%) GIS
6 1 (0.62%) Big Data
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.73%) JUnit
2 6 (3.73%) PHPUnit
3 3 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.24%) Selenium
5 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.62%) RSpec
General
1 29 (18.01%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.73%) Finance
3 4 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.86%) Electronics
4 3 (1.86%) Marketing
5 2 (1.24%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.62%) Legal
6 1 (0.62%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 48 (29.81%) Network Engineer
2 30 (18.63%) Security Engineer
3 27 (16.77%) IT Support
4 26 (16.15%) IT Engineer
4 26 (16.15%) Support Engineer
5 20 (12.42%) Analyst
6 19 (11.80%) IT Support Engineer
7 18 (11.18%) Network Security Engineer
8 13 (8.07%) Junior
9 12 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (6.83%) IT Support Technician
10 11 (6.83%) IT Technician
10 11 (6.83%) Junior IT Engineer
10 11 (6.83%) Junior IT Support
10 11 (6.83%) Junior IT Technician
10 11 (6.83%) Junior Support Engineer
10 11 (6.83%) Junior Support Technician
10 11 (6.83%) Support Technician
11 10 (6.21%) IT Analyst
11 10 (6.21%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.21%) CSS
2 9 (5.59%) HTML
3 8 (4.97%) LAMP
3 8 (4.97%) Web Services
4 6 (3.73%) Laravel
4 6 (3.73%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (3.73%) Symfony
5 3 (1.86%) Sensu
6 1 (0.62%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.62%) COM
6 1 (0.62%) jQuery
6 1 (0.62%) React
6 1 (0.62%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.07%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.45%) PKI
3 6 (3.73%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.86%) CCTV
5 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.86%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.62%) Handset
6 1 (0.62%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 93 (57.76%) Windows
2 65 (40.37%) Windows Server
3 62 (38.51%) Linux
4 48 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (29.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (24.22%) Windows 7
7 18 (11.18%) Windows 10
8 12 (7.45%) Solaris
9 11 (6.83%) Mac OS
10 5 (3.11%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.48%) CentOS
11 4 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.24%) Android
13 2 (1.24%) Debian
13 2 (1.24%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (10.56%) ITIL
2 15 (9.32%) Information Security
3 14 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (8.07%) ERP
5 12 (7.45%) Computer Security
5 12 (7.45%) Security Architecture
5 12 (7.45%) Software Deployment
6 11 (6.83%) Network Architecture
7 9 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (5.59%) Network Design
7 9 (5.59%) OO
8 8 (4.97%) Front End Development
8 8 (4.97%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.97%) OO PHP
8 8 (4.97%) Software Engineering
8 8 (4.97%) Web Application Development
9 7 (4.35%) High Availability
9 7 (4.35%) Load Balancing
9 7 (4.35%) Presales
9 7 (4.35%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.70%) PHP
2 9 (5.59%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.73%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.73%) PHP 5
3 6 (3.73%) Python
4 2 (1.24%) SQL
5 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (22.98%) CCNA
3 31 (19.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (18.63%) Security Cleared
5 29 (18.01%) MCSE
6 25 (15.53%) SC Cleared
7 24 (14.91%) MCITP
8 19 (11.80%) CCNP
9 17 (10.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (6.21%) MCSA
11 8 (4.97%) MCP
11 8 (4.97%) MCTS
12 7 (4.35%) JNCIA
13 6 (3.73%) JNCIP
13 6 (3.73%) MySQL Certification
14 4 (2.48%) HP AIS
14 4 (2.48%) HP ASE
14 4 (2.48%) Network+ Certification
15 3 (1.86%) BPSS Clearance
15 3 (1.86%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (7.45%) FISMA
3 5 (3.11%) SLA
4 4 (2.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (38.51%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.94%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.21%) vCloud
5 5 (3.11%) vSphere
6 2 (1.24%) NFS
7 1 (0.62%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (9.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (6.83%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.73%) FortiGate
3 6 (3.73%) HAProxy
4 5 (3.11%) Nagios
5 4 (2.48%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (1.86%) Icinga
6 3 (1.86%) QRadar
6 3 (1.86%) WSUS
7 2 (1.24%) Munin
7 2 (1.24%) Puppet
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.62%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.62%) Nessus
Vendors
1 72 (44.72%) Cisco
2 66 (40.99%) Microsoft
3 44 (27.33%) VMware
4 15 (9.32%) Symantec
5 14 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 13 (8.07%) F5
6 13 (8.07%) Juniper
7 12 (7.45%) Barracuda Networks
8 11 (6.83%) Synology
9 10 (6.21%) HP
10 9 (5.59%) CA
10 9 (5.59%) Stonesoft
11 7 (4.35%) Google
11 7 (4.35%) ION Trading
12 6 (3.73%) 3PAR
12 6 (3.73%) NetApp
12 6 (3.73%) Zend
13 4 (2.48%) ProCurve
13 4 (2.48%) Trend Micro
13 4 (2.48%) WatchGuard
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits, pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago