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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 87 118 122
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 113 76 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.16% 1.92% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.97% 8.07% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 99 72 58
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -2.66%
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
809 942 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.60% 23.77% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 660 788 709
Average salary £42,845 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.81% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 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 29 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 +10 37 £47,500 +40.74% 1
Basingstoke +14 25 £45,000 +20.00%
Southampton +7 13 £45,000 +20.00%
Fareham +28 9 £50,000 +28.86%
Portsmouth +20 3 £22,500 -50.00%
Havant -1 3 £26,000 -47.20% 2
Andover -2 2 £48,000 -4.00%
Aldershot - 2 £60,000 - 1
Tadley - 1 - -
Alton - 1 £19,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 138 (66.67%) Cisco
2 137 (66.18%) Firewall
3 125 (60.39%) WAN
4 111 (53.62%) LAN
5 95 (45.89%) Cisco Certification
6 94 (45.41%) ITIL
7 82 (39.61%) VMware
8 81 (39.13%) Windows
9 66 (31.88%) MPLS
10 64 (30.92%) CCNP
11 62 (29.95%) BGP
12 59 (28.50%) CCNA
12 59 (28.50%) Cisco ASA
13 58 (28.02%) TCP/IP
14 55 (26.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 51 (24.64%) SAN
15 51 (24.64%) IPsec
16 48 (23.19%) Active Directory
17 43 (20.77%) Linux
17 43 (20.77%) VLAN
17 43 (20.77%) F5
18 42 (20.29%) Ethernet
19 41 (19.81%) MS Exchange
19 41 (19.81%) EIGRP
20 39 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery
20 39 (18.84%) OSPF
20 39 (18.84%) Network Design
21 38 (18.36%) Microsoft
22 36 (17.39%) Network Security
23 35 (16.91%) vSphere

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 41 (19.81%) MS Exchange
2 31 (14.98%) Lync
3 29 (14.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (8.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (5.80%) SAS
6 11 (5.31%) IIS
6 11 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (4.83%) SharePoint
8 9 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (8.70%) MS Office
2 13 (6.28%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.42%) Office 365
2 3 (1.45%) IaaS
2 3 (1.45%) Google Compute Engine
2 3 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.45%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.97%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 137 (66.18%) Firewall
2 125 (60.39%) WAN
3 111 (53.62%) LAN
4 66 (31.88%) MPLS
5 62 (29.95%) BGP
6 59 (28.50%) Cisco ASA
7 58 (28.02%) TCP/IP
8 51 (24.64%) SAN
8 51 (24.64%) IPsec
9 43 (20.77%) VLAN
10 42 (20.29%) Ethernet
11 41 (19.81%) EIGRP
12 39 (18.84%) OSPF
13 36 (17.39%) Network Security
14 34 (16.43%) VoIP
15 32 (15.46%) DNS
16 31 (14.98%) Internet
17 26 (12.56%) Wireless
18 24 (11.59%) SSL
18 24 (11.59%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.93%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.45%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.97%) MySQL
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (7.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.93%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.48%) JUnit
4 1 (0.48%) Selenium
4 1 (0.48%) PHPUnit
General
1 32 (15.46%) Finance
2 22 (10.63%) Telecoms
3 21 (10.14%) Manufacturing
4 20 (9.66%) Retail
5 5 (2.42%) Banking
6 4 (1.93%) Legal
6 4 (1.93%) Electronics
7 2 (0.97%) Law
7 2 (0.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (19.81%) Network Engineer
2 35 (16.91%) Support Engineer
3 26 (12.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (6.28%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (6.28%) Analyst
6 12 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (4.83%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (4.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (4.83%) Designer
8 9 (4.35%) Network Manager
9 8 (3.86%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (3.38%) Network Designer
10 7 (3.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 7 (3.38%) Team Leader
11 6 (2.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (2.90%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.90%) Cisco Engineer
11 6 (2.90%) VMware Engineer
12 5 (2.42%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.45%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (1.45%) FreeSWITCH
1 3 (1.45%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.97%) SAML
2 2 (0.97%) CSS
3 1 (0.48%) RSS
3 1 (0.48%) HTML
3 1 (0.48%) COM
3 1 (0.48%) LAMP
3 1 (0.48%) Symfony
3 1 (0.48%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.63%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.25%) Blackberry
3 12 (5.80%) Replication
3 12 (5.80%) EMC VNX
4 9 (4.35%) iPhone
4 9 (4.35%) iPad
4 9 (4.35%) PKI
5 8 (3.86%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.90%) Clustering
6 6 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.93%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.93%) IPTV
8 2 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.97%) SecurID
8 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.97%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 81 (39.13%) Windows
2 43 (20.77%) Linux
3 27 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.31%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.38%) Ubuntu
8 7 (3.38%) CentOS
8 7 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.42%) Debian
10 4 (1.93%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.45%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.48%) SUSE
12 1 (0.48%) Solaris
12 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (45.41%) ITIL
2 39 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 39 (18.84%) Network Design
3 32 (15.46%) Risk Management
4 30 (14.49%) Root Cause Analysis
5 29 (14.01%) Demand Management
6 28 (13.53%) Business Continuity
7 27 (13.04%) Incident Management
8 25 (12.08%) Information Security
9 22 (10.63%) Capacity Planning
10 21 (10.14%) Network Management
11 18 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
12 17 (8.21%) Capacity Management
12 17 (8.21%) Load Balancing
12 17 (8.21%) Supplier Management
12 17 (8.21%) Service Management
12 17 (8.21%) Configuration Management
13 16 (7.73%) Security Patching
14 15 (7.25%) ITIL V3
14 15 (7.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.28%) SQL
2 6 (2.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.45%) Ruby
4 3 (1.45%) VBScript
4 3 (1.45%) Python
4 3 (1.45%) Go
5 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.48%) PHP5
5 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 95 (45.89%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (30.92%) CCNP
3 59 (28.50%) CCNA
4 30 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (14.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 27 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 21 (10.14%) CCDP
8 20 (9.66%) MCSE
9 15 (7.25%) DV Cleared
10 9 (4.35%) CCIE
11 8 (3.86%) MCITP
11 8 (3.86%) Degree
12 7 (3.38%) MCTS
12 7 (3.38%) MCP
13 6 (2.90%) CCSE
14 4 (1.93%) JNCIP
14 4 (1.93%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.93%) MCSA
14 4 (1.93%) CCDA
14 4 (1.93%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.08%) PCI DSS
2 22 (10.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) FISMA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 55 (26.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (23.19%) Active Directory
3 35 (16.91%) vSphere
4 20 (9.66%) vCloud
4 20 (9.66%) Hyper-V
5 19 (9.18%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (6.76%) VMware ESX
7 10 (4.83%) Firmware
8 7 (3.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 5 (2.42%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.93%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.93%) Snort
11 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.97%) UAG
12 2 (0.97%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.97%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.48%) XenApp
13 1 (0.48%) XenServer
13 1 (0.48%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 19 (9.18%) Nagios
2 17 (8.21%) FortiGate
3 15 (7.25%) Cisco Prime
3 15 (7.25%) Cisco LMS
3 15 (7.25%) Opsview
4 8 (3.86%) Check_MK
5 6 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.93%) Icinga
6 4 (1.93%) vMotion
6 4 (1.93%) Puppet
6 4 (1.93%) WSUS
7 3 (1.45%) SCOM
7 3 (1.45%) CFEngine
7 3 (1.45%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.97%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.97%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.97%) SCCM
8 2 (0.97%) Ansible
Vendors
1 138 (66.67%) Cisco
2 82 (39.61%) VMware
3 43 (20.77%) F5
4 38 (18.36%) Microsoft
5 32 (15.46%) Aerohive Networks
6 30 (14.49%) Avaya
7 29 (14.01%) Juniper
8 17 (8.21%) EMC
8 17 (8.21%) Citrix
9 13 (6.28%) CheckPoint
10 8 (3.86%) Websense
11 7 (3.38%) CommVault
11 7 (3.38%) Dell
12 6 (2.90%) McAfee
13 5 (2.42%) Polycom
13 5 (2.42%) IBM
14 4 (1.93%) HP
14 4 (1.93%) Nokia
14 4 (1.93%) webMethods
14 4 (1.93%) Alcatel-Lucent
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 37000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Technology Means Business Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Technology Means Business Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago