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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 91 72 85
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPN 104 127 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.79% 3.28% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.44% 14.58% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 73 100 75
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,250 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
836 871 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.42% 22.51% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 671 728 744
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 30 March 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 March 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 +22 28 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Fareham +16 19 £62,500 +257.14% 2
Andover -3 14 £48,000 -4.00%
Southampton -28 9 £43,125 +43.75%
Farnborough -9 8 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Havant -4 3 £27,500 -
Hook 0 2 £40,000 +66.66% 1
Winchester -16 2 £33,000 +53.48%
Portsmouth -18 2 £23,250 -21.51% 1
Petersfield - 2 £25,000 -
Aldershot - 1 - -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 134 (65.05%) Cisco
2 108 (52.43%) Firewall
3 100 (48.54%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (39.81%) CCNP
5 71 (34.47%) WAN
6 68 (33.01%) Windows
7 65 (31.55%) TCP/IP
8 63 (30.58%) LAN
9 61 (29.61%) VMware
10 59 (28.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 55 (26.70%) BGP
12 54 (26.21%) Linux
13 53 (25.73%) ITIL
13 53 (25.73%) Cisco ASA
14 44 (21.36%) MPLS
15 43 (20.87%) CCNA
16 40 (19.42%) OSPF
17 39 (18.93%) Security Cleared
18 37 (17.96%) EIGRP
19 35 (16.99%) DNS
19 35 (16.99%) SSL
19 35 (16.99%) IPsec
19 35 (16.99%) Service Management
19 35 (16.99%) Root Cause Analysis
20 33 (16.02%) Cisco Nexus
20 33 (16.02%) Microsoft
21 32 (15.53%) SLA
21 32 (15.53%) Incident Management
22 31 (15.05%) Active Directory
23 30 (14.56%) Cisco IOS

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 22 (10.68%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.71%) Lync
3 12 (5.83%) Apache
4 11 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.43%) IIS
7 4 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.94%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.49%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.91%) SaaS
1 6 (2.91%) PaaS
1 6 (2.91%) IaaS
2 5 (2.43%) Office 365
3 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 108 (52.43%) Firewall
2 71 (34.47%) WAN
3 65 (31.55%) TCP/IP
4 63 (30.58%) LAN
5 55 (26.70%) BGP
6 53 (25.73%) Cisco ASA
7 44 (21.36%) MPLS
8 40 (19.42%) OSPF
9 37 (17.96%) EIGRP
10 35 (16.99%) DNS
10 35 (16.99%) SSL
10 35 (16.99%) IPsec
11 33 (16.02%) Cisco Nexus
12 30 (14.56%) Cisco IOS
13 28 (13.59%) FWSM
14 27 (13.11%) Wireshark
14 27 (13.11%) Ethernet
15 25 (12.14%) SAN
16 22 (10.68%) Network Security
17 21 (10.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.28%) MySQL
3 4 (1.94%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (12.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.49%) Selenium
2 1 (0.49%) WinDbg
General
1 25 (12.14%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.85%) Retail
3 9 (4.37%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.88%) Finance
5 6 (2.91%) Electronics
6 3 (1.46%) Law
7 2 (0.97%) Military
7 2 (0.97%) Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (25.73%) Network Engineer
2 26 (12.62%) Designer
3 23 (11.17%) Support Engineer
3 23 (11.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (8.74%) Systems Engineer
5 16 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (6.80%) Solutions Designer
6 14 (6.80%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (6.31%) Analyst
8 12 (5.83%) Developer
8 12 (5.83%) Web Developer
9 11 (5.34%) Network Designer
9 11 (5.34%) Junior
9 11 (5.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (4.85%) Security Engineer
10 10 (4.85%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (4.37%) Support Technician
12 7 (3.40%) Network Security Engineer
13 6 (2.91%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (2.91%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.77%) CSS
2 12 (5.83%) HTML
2 12 (5.83%) LAMP
2 12 (5.83%) Ajax
2 12 (5.83%) jQuery
3 5 (2.43%) .NET
4 4 (1.94%) RSS
5 1 (0.49%) Middleware
5 1 (0.49%) COM
5 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.77%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (3.88%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.40%) PKI
4 6 (2.91%) CMDB
5 4 (1.94%) IPTV
5 4 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.97%) Smartphone
6 2 (0.97%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.97%) Clustering
6 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.49%) CESG
7 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.49%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 68 (33.01%) Windows
2 54 (26.21%) Linux
3 29 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (7.77%) CentOS
6 15 (7.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (7.28%) Windows XP
7 14 (6.80%) UNIX
8 12 (5.83%) Apple iOS
9 11 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (4.37%) Windows Vista
11 8 (3.88%) Windows 2000
11 8 (3.88%) Windows 8
11 8 (3.88%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.73%) ITIL
2 35 (16.99%) Service Management
2 35 (16.99%) Root Cause Analysis
3 32 (15.53%) Incident Management
4 27 (13.11%) Capacity Management
5 24 (11.65%) ITIL V3
6 22 (10.68%) Service Delivery
7 19 (9.22%) Network Design
8 16 (7.77%) Validation
8 16 (7.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (7.77%) Load Balancing
9 13 (6.31%) Demand Management
9 13 (6.31%) ITSM
9 13 (6.31%) Risk Management
10 12 (5.83%) MVC
11 8 (3.88%) Performance Management
12 7 (3.40%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (2.91%) Supplier Management
13 6 (2.91%) Business Continuity
13 6 (2.91%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.77%) SQL
2 15 (7.28%) C++
3 13 (6.31%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.83%) C#
4 12 (5.83%) PHP5
4 12 (5.83%) PHP
5 9 (4.37%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.91%) Python
7 5 (2.43%) Ruby
7 5 (2.43%) Perl
8 3 (1.46%) C
8 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.49%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.49%) Java
9 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (48.54%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (39.81%) CCNP
3 43 (20.87%) CCNA
4 39 (18.93%) Security Cleared
5 29 (14.08%) SC Cleared
6 25 (12.14%) DV Cleared
7 24 (11.65%) Degree
8 21 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (8.74%) CCDP
10 12 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (3.88%) MCITP
12 7 (3.40%) CCIE
13 6 (2.91%) MCSE
13 6 (2.91%) JNCIS
14 3 (1.46%) CCSE
14 3 (1.46%) MCTS
14 3 (1.46%) MCP
14 3 (1.46%) CISSP
14 3 (1.46%) CCDE
15 2 (0.97%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.53%) SLA
2 9 (4.37%) ISO 9001
3 7 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.91%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.49%) FISMA
System Software
1 59 (28.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (15.05%) Active Directory
3 20 (9.71%) vSphere
4 16 (7.77%) vCloud
5 5 (2.43%) Snort
6 4 (1.94%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.97%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.97%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.49%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 24 (11.65%) Nagios
1 24 (11.65%) Cisco Prime
1 24 (11.65%) Cisco LMS
1 24 (11.65%) Opsview
2 8 (3.88%) SCCM
3 6 (2.91%) DameWare
4 3 (1.46%) SCOM
5 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 134 (65.05%) Cisco
2 61 (29.61%) VMware
3 33 (16.02%) Microsoft
4 29 (14.08%) F5
5 24 (11.65%) Juniper
6 18 (8.74%) CheckPoint
7 17 (8.25%) Avaya
8 16 (7.77%) Aerohive Networks
9 11 (5.34%) Polycom
10 6 (2.91%) Tandberg
10 6 (2.91%) Citrix
10 6 (2.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 6 (2.91%) IBM
10 6 (2.91%) Oracle
11 4 (1.94%) Software AG
11 4 (1.94%) webMethods
11 4 (1.94%) Sony
12 3 (1.46%) Mitel
12 3 (1.46%) Nortel
12 3 (1.46%) HP
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Virgin Media
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago