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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 86 91 119
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +28
Permanent jobs citing VPN 109 99 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.18% 2.75% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.87% 12.79% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 90 87 84
Median salary £41,522 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.58% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £50,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.84%
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
733 774 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.37% 21.51% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 645 643 795
Median salary £42,250 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Fareham +6 20 £53,500 +137.77%
Aldershot +13 19 £46,000 -23.33%
Southampton -7 16 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Farnborough -12 15 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Basingstoke -31 9 £43,750 -2.77%
Portsmouth +13 6 £33,500 -4.28% 3
Eastleigh - 4 £40,000 - 1
Havant +8 2 £30,250 +13.08%
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 123 (59.71%) Firewall
2 122 (59.22%) Windows
3 116 (56.31%) Cisco
4 92 (44.66%) LAN
5 87 (42.23%) WAN
6 81 (39.32%) Linux
7 73 (35.44%) DNS
8 72 (34.95%) Active Directory
9 71 (34.47%) Cisco Certification
10 63 (30.58%) Windows Server
11 58 (28.16%) TCP/IP
11 58 (28.16%) CCNA
12 57 (27.67%) Microsoft
13 49 (23.79%) ITIL
13 49 (23.79%) IPsec
14 47 (22.82%) VMware
15 46 (22.33%) DHCP
16 45 (21.84%) CCNP
17 44 (21.36%) VoIP
17 44 (21.36%) Windows Server 2008
18 42 (20.39%) Windows Server 2012
18 42 (20.39%) Wireless
18 42 (20.39%) Network Security
19 41 (19.90%) MS Excel
20 37 (17.96%) MS Exchange
21 34 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
22 32 (15.53%) Windows 7
22 32 (15.53%) Internet
22 32 (15.53%) Telecoms
23 31 (15.05%) Data Centre

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 37 (17.96%) MS Exchange
2 26 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (10.68%) IIS
4 14 (6.80%) nginx
5 9 (4.37%) Apache
6 8 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (19.90%) MS Excel
2 29 (14.08%) MS Office
3 8 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.97%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.22%) SaaS
2 14 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.31%) Office 365
4 12 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (4.85%) IaaS
5 10 (4.85%) PaaS
6 7 (3.40%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.49%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 123 (59.71%) Firewall
2 92 (44.66%) LAN
3 87 (42.23%) WAN
4 73 (35.44%) DNS
5 58 (28.16%) TCP/IP
6 49 (23.79%) IPsec
7 46 (22.33%) DHCP
8 44 (21.36%) VoIP
9 42 (20.39%) Network Security
9 42 (20.39%) Wireless
10 32 (15.53%) Internet
11 30 (14.56%) SAN
11 30 (14.56%) VLAN
12 24 (11.65%) WLAN
13 18 (8.74%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (8.74%) Intrusion Detection
13 18 (8.74%) SSL
14 14 (6.80%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (6.31%) NAS
16 12 (5.83%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.88%) MongoDB
2 8 (3.88%) MySQL
3 7 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.46%) Big Data
4 3 (1.46%) GIS
5 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.49%) RSpec
1 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (15.53%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.74%) Finance
3 9 (4.37%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.94%) Marketing
5 3 (1.46%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.46%) Electronics
6 2 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.97%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (28.16%) Network Engineer
2 39 (18.93%) Support Engineer
3 38 (18.45%) Security Engineer
4 28 (13.59%) Analyst
5 25 (12.14%) IT Engineer
5 25 (12.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 21 (10.19%) IT Support
7 15 (7.28%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (6.31%) IT Support Engineer
9 12 (5.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 12 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (5.83%) IT Security Engineer
10 10 (4.85%) Architect
10 10 (4.85%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (4.85%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.85%) Team Leader
11 9 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (4.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.37%) IT Support Analyst
11 9 (4.37%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.83%) Web Services
2 8 (3.88%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (1.46%) Node.js
3 3 (1.46%) Sensu
3 3 (1.46%) XML
4 2 (0.97%) CSS
5 1 (0.49%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.49%) HTML
5 1 (0.49%) jQuery
5 1 (0.49%) React
5 1 (0.49%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.49%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.05%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.22%) PKI
3 15 (7.28%) Statistics
4 8 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.94%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (1.94%) EqualLogic
6 4 (1.94%) SCADA
6 4 (1.94%) Streaming Video
7 3 (1.46%) CCTV
7 3 (1.46%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.49%) CESG
9 1 (0.49%) Handset
9 1 (0.49%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 122 (59.22%) Windows
2 81 (39.32%) Linux
3 63 (30.58%) Windows Server
4 44 (21.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (20.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (15.53%) Windows 7
7 16 (7.77%) Solaris
8 12 (5.83%) CentOS
8 12 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (5.83%) Windows 10
9 8 (3.88%) Mac OS
10 7 (3.40%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.46%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.97%) Android
12 2 (0.97%) Debian
12 2 (0.97%) Unix
12 2 (0.97%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.79%) ITIL
2 23 (11.17%) Information Security
2 23 (11.17%) Service Delivery
3 19 (9.22%) Security Architecture
4 17 (8.25%) Coaching
4 17 (8.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (7.77%) Computer Security
5 16 (7.77%) Network Architecture
5 16 (7.77%) Service Management
5 16 (7.77%) Software Deployment
6 15 (7.28%) Business Continuity
7 14 (6.80%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (5.83%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 10 (4.85%) ERP
10 9 (4.37%) Data Security
10 9 (4.37%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.37%) Presales
10 9 (4.37%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (4.37%) Security Patching
11 6 (2.91%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.37%) Python
2 8 (3.88%) Bash Shell
2 8 (3.88%) PHP
3 6 (2.91%) SQL
4 3 (1.46%) Perl
4 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.97%) C
5 2 (0.97%) Java
5 2 (0.97%) Ruby
6 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 71 (34.47%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (28.16%) CCNA
3 45 (21.84%) CCNP
4 30 (14.56%) Security Cleared
5 26 (12.62%) SC Cleared
6 19 (9.22%) MCSE
6 19 (9.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (8.74%) MCITP
8 16 (7.77%) JNCIA
9 12 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (4.85%) JNCIP
10 10 (4.85%) MCSA
11 9 (4.37%) Degree
12 8 (3.88%) MCP
13 7 (3.40%) MCTS
14 5 (2.43%) CISSP
15 4 (1.94%) CCDA
15 4 (1.94%) CCENT
16 3 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
16 3 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (7.77%) FISMA
3 9 (4.37%) SLA
4 6 (2.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (34.95%) Active Directory
2 34 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.74%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.83%) vCloud
4 12 (5.83%) vSphere
5 2 (0.97%) NFS
5 2 (0.97%) pfSense
5 2 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.49%) Firmware
6 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (9.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (4.37%) Tivoli
3 8 (3.88%) Backup Exec
3 8 (3.88%) HAProxy
4 4 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.94%) Nagios
4 4 (1.94%) WSUS
5 3 (1.46%) Icinga
5 3 (1.46%) QRadar
6 2 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.97%) Munin
6 2 (0.97%) Puppet
7 1 (0.49%) IBM BigFix
7 1 (0.49%) Nessus
7 1 (0.49%) SCOM
7 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 116 (56.31%) Cisco
2 57 (27.67%) Microsoft
3 47 (22.82%) VMware
4 26 (12.62%) Juniper
5 19 (9.22%) Symantec
6 17 (8.25%) Barracuda Networks
7 15 (7.28%) F5
8 14 (6.80%) CA
8 14 (6.80%) HP
8 14 (6.80%) Stonesoft
9 13 (6.31%) EMC
10 12 (5.83%) Veeam
11 11 (5.34%) CheckPoint
11 11 (5.34%) IBM
12 10 (4.85%) Brocade
13 9 (4.37%) Extreme Networks
14 8 (3.88%) Synology
15 7 (3.40%) Google
16 5 (2.43%) Citrix
16 5 (2.43%) Dell
Eastleigh
aap3
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Attractive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago