The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 116 119 102
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing VPN 76 77 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.92% 1.96% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.14% 9.05% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 72 58 69
Average salary £41,500 £34,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.05% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,000 £17,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
934 851 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.57% 21.62% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 788 709 894
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,570 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPN
South East

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +16 33 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Southampton +5 9 £37,500 +112.76% 2
Havant -2 6 £49,250 +26.45%
Farnborough +3 4 £33,750 +28.57% 1
Andover -6 4 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Portsmouth -17 3 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Fareham -22 3 £38,800 +128.23%
Winchester +6 2 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Gosport - 1 £50,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 112 (57.14%) Linux
2 110 (56.12%) Firewall
3 103 (52.55%) Windows
4 84 (42.86%) Cisco
5 77 (39.29%) Active Directory
6 69 (35.20%) TCP/IP
7 57 (29.08%) DNS
8 51 (26.02%) Cisco Certification
9 49 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 46 (23.47%) ITIL
11 43 (21.94%) SQL
12 41 (20.92%) SQL Server
12 41 (20.92%) CCNP
12 41 (20.92%) VMware
13 40 (20.41%) IPsec
14 37 (18.88%) LAN
14 37 (18.88%) Internet
15 36 (18.37%) WAN
15 36 (18.37%) MS Excel
16 35 (17.86%) Security Cleared
17 34 (17.35%) UNIX
18 32 (16.33%) Juniper
18 32 (16.33%) VLAN
19 30 (15.31%) Apache
19 30 (15.31%) CCNA
20 29 (14.80%) MS Office
21 28 (14.29%) SSL
21 28 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
22 27 (13.78%) Windows Server 2008
22 27 (13.78%) PHP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 30 (15.31%) Apache
2 26 (13.27%) MS Exchange
3 19 (9.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (8.16%) SharePoint
5 15 (7.65%) IIS
6 11 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.55%) Lync
11 3 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
Applications
1 36 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 29 (14.80%) MS Office
3 5 (2.55%) MS Project
4 4 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.06%) IaaS
2 3 (1.53%) SaaS
2 3 (1.53%) PaaS
3 2 (1.02%) Office 365
3 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (56.12%) Firewall
2 69 (35.20%) TCP/IP
3 57 (29.08%) DNS
4 40 (20.41%) IPsec
5 37 (18.88%) Internet
5 37 (18.88%) LAN
6 36 (18.37%) WAN
7 32 (16.33%) VLAN
8 28 (14.29%) SSL
9 26 (13.27%) DHCP
10 25 (12.76%) SAN
11 22 (11.22%) VoIP
12 19 (9.69%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (8.67%) Network Security
13 17 (8.67%) MPLS
13 17 (8.67%) OSPF
13 17 (8.67%) BGP
14 15 (7.65%) PPP
14 15 (7.65%) ISDN
15 14 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.92%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.24%) MySQL
3 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.53%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.53%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (5.61%) Finance
2 7 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.04%) Retail
4 3 (1.53%) Legal
5 2 (1.02%) Military
5 2 (1.02%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (29.08%) Network Engineer
2 56 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 24 (12.24%) Web Developer
3 24 (12.24%) Developer
4 20 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 18 (9.18%) Administrator
5 18 (9.18%) Systems Administrator
6 17 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (8.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 16 (8.16%) Technical Support
7 16 (8.16%) Network Support
8 15 (7.65%) Network Support Engineer
8 15 (7.65%) Analyst
9 13 (6.63%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (6.63%) Technical Support Engineer
9 13 (6.63%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (6.12%) Security Engineer
11 10 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (5.10%) Support Technician
11 10 (5.10%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.76%) HTML
2 24 (12.24%) CSS
2 24 (12.24%) LAMP
2 24 (12.24%) Ajax
2 24 (12.24%) jQuery
3 9 (4.59%) .NET Framework
3 9 (4.59%) .NET
4 6 (3.06%) MSMQ
5 5 (2.55%) Middleware
6 2 (1.02%) SAML
7 1 (0.51%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.12%) Statistics
2 10 (5.10%) PKI
3 9 (4.59%) Firmware
4 5 (2.55%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.55%) Clustering
5 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.04%) iPhone
5 4 (2.04%) iPad
6 3 (1.53%) Replication
6 3 (1.53%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.02%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.02%) CMDB
8 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.51%) Social Media
8 1 (0.51%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 112 (57.14%) Linux
2 103 (52.55%) Windows
3 34 (17.35%) UNIX
4 27 (13.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (12.24%) Apple iOS
6 19 (9.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (9.18%) Windows 7
8 15 (7.65%) Windows 8
9 14 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (6.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (6.12%) Windows XP
12 10 (5.10%) Windows Vista
12 10 (5.10%) CentOS
13 6 (3.06%) Debian
13 6 (3.06%) Ubuntu
13 6 (3.06%) Solaris
14 5 (2.55%) AIX
15 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.51%) Android
15 1 (0.51%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.47%) ITIL
2 24 (12.24%) MVC
3 14 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 14 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (6.63%) Load Balancing
5 12 (6.12%) Service Management
5 12 (6.12%) E-Commerce
5 12 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (4.59%) SIEM
7 7 (3.57%) Network Management
7 7 (3.57%) Release Management
7 7 (3.57%) Project Management
7 7 (3.57%) Change Management
8 6 (3.06%) PRINCE2
8 6 (3.06%) Network Architecture
8 6 (3.06%) Change Control
9 5 (2.55%) Time Management
9 5 (2.55%) Document Management
9 5 (2.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (2.04%) DoDAF
Programming Languages
1 43 (21.94%) SQL
2 27 (13.78%) PHP
3 25 (12.76%) C++
3 25 (12.76%) JavaScript
4 24 (12.24%) C#
4 24 (12.24%) PHP5
5 6 (3.06%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.04%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.04%) Perl
7 3 (1.53%) Python
8 1 (0.51%) Java
8 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (26.02%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (20.92%) CCNP
3 35 (17.86%) Security Cleared
4 30 (15.31%) CCNA
5 23 (11.73%) SC Cleared
6 22 (11.22%) Degree
7 11 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (4.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (4.08%) CISSP
9 8 (4.08%) DV Cleared
10 7 (3.57%) GCIA
10 7 (3.57%) GCIH
10 7 (3.57%) MCSE
11 6 (3.06%) MCSA
12 3 (1.53%) MCP
12 3 (1.53%) MCTS
12 3 (1.53%) MCITP
13 2 (1.02%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.02%) CCSE
13 2 (1.02%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.67%) ISO 9001
2 11 (5.61%) SLA
3 9 (4.59%) PCI DSS
4 7 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (2.55%) COBIT
5 5 (2.55%) COSO
6 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 77 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 28 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (10.20%) vSphere
4 16 (8.16%) Hyper-V
5 10 (5.10%) vCloud
6 9 (4.59%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.55%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.53%) Postfix
9 2 (1.02%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.02%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.02%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.02%) UAG
10 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.51%) Snort
10 1 (0.51%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.06%) NetBackup
2 5 (2.55%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.55%) SCCM
3 3 (1.53%) SCOM
4 2 (1.02%) Nagios
4 2 (1.02%) DameWare
4 2 (1.02%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.51%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 84 (42.86%) Cisco
2 49 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 41 (20.92%) VMware
4 32 (16.33%) Juniper
5 19 (9.69%) HP
6 12 (6.12%) CheckPoint
7 10 (5.10%) Citrix
7 10 (5.10%) IronPort
7 10 (5.10%) Brocade
8 9 (4.59%) Nokia
8 9 (4.59%) Endeca
8 9 (4.59%) Oracle
8 9 (4.59%) Symantec
9 6 (3.06%) ProCurve
10 5 (2.55%) Fortinet
10 5 (2.55%) F5
10 5 (2.55%) EMC
10 5 (2.55%) NetApp
11 3 (1.53%) Dell
11 3 (1.53%) Aruba
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 17,500 + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60k plus + bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60 + plus bonus and package
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Winchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago