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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 92 122 115
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Permanent jobs citing VPN 98 65 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.69% 1.66% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.91% 7.15% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 81 57 49
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
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
823 909 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.60% 23.18% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 647 770 682
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
Farnborough -1 26 £46,250 +32.14% 2
Basingstoke +19 23 £45,000 +80.00% 3
Fareham +35 13 £65,000 +67.52% 1
Southampton +1 12 £42,500 +30.76%
Andover -8 5 £48,000 -4.00%
Portsmouth +25 2 £22,500 -50.00%
Havant -9 2 £26,750 -45.68% 3
Aldershot - 2 £60,000 -
Tadley - 1 - -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 147 (70.67%) Cisco
2 124 (59.62%) Firewall
3 121 (58.17%) WAN
4 107 (51.44%) LAN
5 101 (48.56%) Cisco Certification
6 84 (40.38%) ITIL
7 82 (39.42%) VMware
8 77 (37.02%) Windows
9 74 (35.58%) CCNP
10 66 (31.73%) TCP/IP
10 66 (31.73%) Cisco ASA
11 64 (30.77%) BGP
12 62 (29.81%) MPLS
13 60 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
14 54 (25.96%) CCNA
15 50 (24.04%) SAN
16 49 (23.56%) IPsec
17 47 (22.60%) EIGRP
18 46 (22.12%) Linux
19 45 (21.63%) OSPF
20 44 (21.15%) Active Directory
20 44 (21.15%) F5
21 41 (19.71%) Ethernet
22 39 (18.75%) Network Design
23 38 (18.27%) Microsoft
24 36 (17.31%) MS Exchange
24 36 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
25 34 (16.35%) VLAN
25 34 (16.35%) Root Cause Analysis
26 33 (15.87%) Incident Management

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 36 (17.31%) MS Exchange
2 31 (14.90%) Lync
3 25 (12.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (4.33%) SAS
5 9 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.85%) IIS
6 8 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (3.37%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.48%) Apache
9 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (6.73%) MS Office
2 12 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.96%) Office 365
1 2 (0.96%) IaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) PaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 124 (59.62%) Firewall
2 121 (58.17%) WAN
3 107 (51.44%) LAN
4 66 (31.73%) TCP/IP
4 66 (31.73%) Cisco ASA
5 64 (30.77%) BGP
6 62 (29.81%) MPLS
7 50 (24.04%) SAN
8 49 (23.56%) IPsec
9 47 (22.60%) EIGRP
10 45 (21.63%) OSPF
11 41 (19.71%) Ethernet
12 34 (16.35%) VLAN
13 31 (14.90%) SSL
14 30 (14.42%) Network Security
15 29 (13.94%) Cisco Nexus
15 29 (13.94%) DNS
15 29 (13.94%) VoIP
16 26 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
17 25 (12.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.92%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.96%) MySQL
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.48%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 21 (10.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.48%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (10.58%) Telecoms
2 21 (10.10%) Finance
3 20 (9.62%) Manufacturing
3 20 (9.62%) Retail
4 5 (2.40%) Banking
4 5 (2.40%) Electronics
5 3 (1.44%) Law
5 3 (1.44%) Legal
6 2 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 37 (17.79%) Support Engineer
3 28 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (12.02%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (7.21%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (7.21%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (6.73%) Designer
7 12 (5.77%) Analyst
8 8 (3.85%) Network Manager
9 7 (3.37%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (3.37%) Team Leader
9 7 (3.37%) Network Designer
9 7 (3.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (3.37%) Security Engineer
9 7 (3.37%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 6 (2.88%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.88%) Technical Engineer
11 5 (2.40%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.96%) CSS
2 1 (0.48%) RSS
2 1 (0.48%) SAML
2 1 (0.48%) LAMP
2 1 (0.48%) Ajax
2 1 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.48%) jQuery
2 1 (0.48%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (0.48%) HTML
2 1 (0.48%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.13%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 11 (5.29%) PKI
4 8 (3.85%) Replication
4 8 (3.85%) EMC VNX
4 8 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (3.37%) iPhone
5 7 (3.37%) iPad
5 7 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.40%) Clustering
6 5 (2.40%) IPTV
6 5 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.44%) CMDB
8 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.48%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 77 (37.02%) Windows
2 46 (22.12%) Linux
3 24 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (8.17%) Windows 7
6 11 (5.29%) CentOS
6 11 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (5.29%) Windows 8
7 6 (2.88%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.40%) Debian
8 5 (2.40%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.48%) UNIX
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.48%) OpenBSD
9 1 (0.48%) SUSE
9 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (40.38%) ITIL
2 39 (18.75%) Network Design
3 36 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 34 (16.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 33 (15.87%) Incident Management
6 32 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 29 (13.94%) Demand Management
8 22 (10.58%) Business Continuity
9 21 (10.10%) Service Management
9 21 (10.10%) Capacity Management
10 20 (9.62%) Security Patching
11 19 (9.13%) ITIL V3
12 18 (8.65%) Load Balancing
13 16 (7.69%) Service Delivery
14 15 (7.21%) Information Security
14 15 (7.21%) ITSM
14 15 (7.21%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (7.21%) Network Management
15 14 (6.73%) Performance Management
16 11 (5.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.25%) SQL
2 5 (2.40%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.44%) VBScript
4 2 (0.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.48%) PHP
5 1 (0.48%) C#
5 1 (0.48%) C++
5 1 (0.48%) Python
5 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.48%) Ruby
5 1 (0.48%) PHP5
5 1 (0.48%) Go
5 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 101 (48.56%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (35.58%) CCNP
3 54 (25.96%) CCNA
4 33 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (14.90%) Security Cleared
6 27 (12.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (10.58%) CCDP
8 19 (9.13%) DV Cleared
9 18 (8.65%) MCSE
10 11 (5.29%) Degree
11 10 (4.81%) SC Cleared
12 9 (4.33%) MCITP
12 9 (4.33%) CCIE
13 6 (2.88%) MCP
13 6 (2.88%) MCTS
13 6 (2.88%) CCSE
14 5 (2.40%) MCSA
15 4 (1.92%) JNCIS
16 3 (1.44%) JNCIP
16 3 (1.44%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.50%) SLA
2 15 (7.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.48%) FISMA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (21.15%) Active Directory
3 32 (15.38%) vSphere
4 22 (10.58%) vCloud
5 16 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 14 (6.73%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (6.25%) VMware ESX
8 6 (2.88%) Firmware
9 5 (2.40%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (1.44%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.96%) Snort
12 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.96%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.96%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.48%) MDaemon
13 1 (0.48%) pfSense
13 1 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.48%) UAG
13 1 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (10.10%) Nagios
2 19 (9.13%) Cisco Prime
2 19 (9.13%) Cisco LMS
2 19 (9.13%) Opsview
3 10 (4.81%) FortiGate
4 5 (2.40%) Check_MK
5 4 (1.92%) WSUS
5 4 (1.92%) vMotion
6 3 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.44%) Icinga
6 3 (1.44%) DameWare
7 2 (0.96%) SCOM
7 2 (0.96%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.96%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.96%) Puppet
7 2 (0.96%) Ansible
8 1 (0.48%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 147 (70.67%) Cisco
2 82 (39.42%) VMware
3 44 (21.15%) F5
4 38 (18.27%) Microsoft
5 32 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
6 31 (14.90%) Avaya
7 25 (12.02%) Juniper
8 18 (8.65%) Citrix
8 18 (8.65%) CheckPoint
9 11 (5.29%) EMC
10 6 (2.88%) IBM
10 6 (2.88%) Polycom
11 5 (2.40%) webMethods
11 5 (2.40%) Oracle
11 5 (2.40%) Dell
11 5 (2.40%) Software AG
11 5 (2.40%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 5 (2.40%) CommVault
12 4 (1.92%) Nokia
12 4 (1.92%) HP
Havant, Hampshire
Technology Means Business Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Technology Means Business Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
PS Computer
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 per year + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Farringdon, Hampshire
Your Golf Travel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £17500 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
Basingstoke
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago