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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 86 88 93
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing VPN 114 104 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.99% 2.90% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.69% 13.85% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 88 82 84
Average salary £45,250 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.54% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
833 751 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.87% 20.91% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 696 622 818
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 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 3 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 +33 47 £45,000 +12.50%
Fareham +13 14 £62,500 +257.14% 2
Andover -2 14 £48,000 -4.00%
Southampton -27 11 £43,750 +71.56%
Farnborough +5 6 £40,000 - 2
Hook -7 2 £40,000 +66.66%
Winchester -11 2 £33,000 +53.48%
Aldershot - 2 £30,000 - 1
Petersfield - 2 £25,000 -
Havant -8 1 £27,500 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 126 (58.33%) Cisco
2 115 (53.24%) Firewall
3 103 (47.69%) Cisco Certification
4 85 (39.35%) Windows
5 78 (36.11%) CCNP
6 68 (31.48%) TCP/IP
7 67 (31.02%) Linux
8 64 (29.63%) VMware
9 61 (28.24%) WAN
10 60 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 56 (25.93%) LAN
12 50 (23.15%) ITIL
13 48 (22.22%) CCNA
14 47 (21.76%) BGP
15 46 (21.30%) IPsec
15 46 (21.30%) Cisco ASA
16 42 (19.44%) DNS
17 40 (18.52%) SSL
18 39 (18.06%) Security Cleared
19 38 (17.59%) MPLS
19 38 (17.59%) Active Directory
20 37 (17.13%) Windows Server 2008
21 36 (16.67%) Microsoft
22 33 (15.28%) OSPF
23 32 (14.81%) EIGRP
24 31 (14.35%) SAN
24 31 (14.35%) Service Management
25 30 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
26 29 (13.43%) SC Cleared
27 28 (12.96%) Cisco Nexus

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (10.19%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.41%) Lync
3 14 (6.48%) Apache
4 11 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.17%) IIS
6 8 (3.70%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.31%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (8.80%) MS Office
2 18 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.46%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.46%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.09%) IaaS
2 10 (4.63%) Office 365
3 9 (4.17%) SaaS
3 9 (4.17%) PaaS
4 5 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 115 (53.24%) Firewall
2 68 (31.48%) TCP/IP
3 61 (28.24%) WAN
4 56 (25.93%) LAN
5 47 (21.76%) BGP
6 46 (21.30%) IPsec
6 46 (21.30%) Cisco ASA
7 42 (19.44%) DNS
8 40 (18.52%) SSL
9 38 (17.59%) MPLS
10 33 (15.28%) OSPF
11 32 (14.81%) EIGRP
12 31 (14.35%) SAN
13 28 (12.96%) Cisco Nexus
14 26 (12.04%) Cisco IOS
15 25 (11.57%) VLAN
15 25 (11.57%) NAS
16 24 (11.11%) FWSM
17 23 (10.65%) VoIP
18 22 (10.19%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.72%) MySQL
3 4 (1.85%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (10.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.46%) Selenium
2 1 (0.46%) WinDbg
General
1 27 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.24%) Finance
2 7 (3.24%) Retail
3 6 (2.78%) Electronics
4 5 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.39%) Law
6 2 (0.93%) Military
6 2 (0.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (21.30%) Network Engineer
2 27 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (11.57%) Support Engineer
3 25 (11.57%) Designer
4 17 (7.87%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (7.87%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (7.87%) Analyst
5 14 (6.48%) Developer
5 14 (6.48%) Web Developer
5 14 (6.48%) Solutions Designer
6 13 (6.02%) Support Technician
6 13 (6.02%) Junior
7 12 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (5.09%) Network Designer
9 10 (4.63%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (4.63%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.24%) Network Security Engineer
11 6 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (2.78%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.72%) CSS
2 14 (6.48%) HTML
2 14 (6.48%) LAMP
2 14 (6.48%) Ajax
2 14 (6.48%) jQuery
3 9 (4.17%) .NET
4 7 (3.24%) RSS
5 2 (0.93%) SAML
6 1 (0.46%) Middleware
6 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.24%) PKI
4 6 (2.78%) CMDB
5 5 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.85%) IPTV
6 4 (1.85%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.39%) iPhone
8 2 (0.93%) iPad
8 2 (0.93%) Clustering
8 2 (0.93%) CESG
8 2 (0.93%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.46%) SCADA
9 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.46%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.46%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 85 (39.35%) Windows
2 67 (31.02%) Linux
3 37 (17.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (10.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 17 (7.87%) CentOS
7 16 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (7.41%) UNIX
8 15 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (6.94%) Windows 7
8 15 (6.94%) Apple iOS
9 14 (6.48%) Windows 8
10 13 (6.02%) Windows Vista
11 9 (4.17%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.39%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.46%) Android
13 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.15%) ITIL
2 31 (14.35%) Service Management
3 30 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 28 (12.96%) Incident Management
5 23 (10.65%) Capacity Management
6 22 (10.19%) Service Delivery
7 21 (9.72%) ITIL V3
8 16 (7.41%) Validation
9 15 (6.94%) ITSM
10 14 (6.48%) MVC
10 14 (6.48%) Load Balancing
11 13 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (5.56%) Network Design
13 11 (5.09%) Penetration Testing
14 9 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
15 8 (3.70%) Demand Management
15 8 (3.70%) Risk Management
16 6 (2.78%) Line Management
17 5 (2.31%) Kalman Filter
17 5 (2.31%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.26%) SQL
2 17 (7.87%) C++
3 15 (6.94%) JavaScript
4 14 (6.48%) C#
4 14 (6.48%) PHP5
4 14 (6.48%) PHP
5 13 (6.02%) Shell Script
6 10 (4.63%) Python
7 9 (4.17%) Ruby
7 9 (4.17%) Perl
8 3 (1.39%) C
8 3 (1.39%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.93%) Java
10 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.46%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 103 (47.69%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (36.11%) CCNP
3 48 (22.22%) CCNA
4 39 (18.06%) Security Cleared
5 29 (13.43%) SC Cleared
6 26 (12.04%) Degree
7 21 (9.72%) DV Cleared
8 20 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (7.41%) CCDP
10 13 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (3.70%) MCITP
12 7 (3.24%) MCSE
12 7 (3.24%) CCIE
13 6 (2.78%) JNCIS
14 4 (1.85%) CISSP
15 3 (1.39%) CCSE
15 3 (1.39%) CCDE
16 2 (0.93%) VCP4
16 2 (0.93%) CCSA
16 2 (0.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.50%) SLA
2 11 (5.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.09%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (17.59%) Active Directory
3 23 (10.65%) vSphere
4 20 (9.26%) vCloud
5 9 (4.17%) Snort
6 7 (3.24%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.93%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.93%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.93%) UAG
8 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.46%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 20 (9.26%) Nagios
1 20 (9.26%) Cisco Prime
1 20 (9.26%) Cisco LMS
1 20 (9.26%) Opsview
2 11 (5.09%) SCCM
3 6 (2.78%) DameWare
4 5 (2.31%) SCOM
5 2 (0.93%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 126 (58.33%) Cisco
2 64 (29.63%) VMware
3 36 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 22 (10.19%) F5
5 20 (9.26%) Juniper
6 16 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 13 (6.02%) Avaya
8 12 (5.56%) Polycom
9 11 (5.09%) Aerohive Networks
10 9 (4.17%) Tandberg
11 7 (3.24%) Citrix
11 7 (3.24%) IBM
12 6 (2.78%) Oracle
13 5 (2.31%) HP
13 5 (2.31%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 5 (2.31%) McAfee
14 4 (1.85%) webMethods
14 4 (1.85%) Symantec
14 4 (1.85%) Sony
14 4 (1.85%) Software AG
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £24000 - £26000.00 per annum + Shift Allowance, Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Wallington, Surrey
@ITS
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum £24,000 - £27,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Kenexa
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago