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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 89 81 96
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing VPN 101 126 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.69% 3.05% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.11% 13.18% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 66 95 66
Average salary £46,500 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.15% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,625 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £45,000
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
834 956 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.20% 23.18% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 661 807 723
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Fareham +20 27 £62,500 +257.14% 5
Basingstoke +26 22 £45,750 +66.36% 1
Andover -1 12 £48,000 +32.41%
Southampton -27 9 £43,750 +45.83%
Farnborough -14 8 £25,000 -9.09%
Havant -2 3 £27,500 -
Portsmouth -11 2 £23,250 -41.87%
Winchester - 2 £33,000 -
Petersfield - 2 £25,000 -
Hook +6 1 £40,000 +66.66%
Aldershot - 1 - -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 140 (69.65%) Cisco
2 104 (51.74%) Firewall
3 103 (51.24%) Cisco Certification
4 87 (43.28%) CCNP
5 81 (40.30%) WAN
6 76 (37.81%) LAN
7 65 (32.34%) TCP/IP
8 62 (30.85%) Cisco ASA
9 59 (29.35%) Windows
9 59 (29.35%) BGP
10 58 (28.86%) VMware
11 55 (27.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 54 (26.87%) ITIL
13 48 (23.88%) MPLS
14 46 (22.89%) Linux
15 44 (21.89%) EIGRP
16 42 (20.90%) OSPF
16 42 (20.90%) CCNA
17 40 (19.90%) Security Cleared
18 38 (18.91%) Root Cause Analysis
19 37 (18.41%) Incident Management
20 34 (16.92%) SLA
20 34 (16.92%) Microsoft
20 34 (16.92%) F5
21 33 (16.42%) Ethernet
21 33 (16.42%) Service Management
22 32 (15.92%) IPsec
22 32 (15.92%) Cisco IOS
22 32 (15.92%) Cisco Nexus
23 31 (15.42%) FWSM

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (13.43%) Lync
2 22 (10.95%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.48%) Apache
5 5 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.49%) IIS
6 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (6.97%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.00%) Office 365
3 1 (0.50%) IaaS
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (51.74%) Firewall
2 81 (40.30%) WAN
3 76 (37.81%) LAN
4 65 (32.34%) TCP/IP
5 62 (30.85%) Cisco ASA
6 59 (29.35%) BGP
7 48 (23.88%) MPLS
8 44 (21.89%) EIGRP
9 42 (20.90%) OSPF
10 33 (16.42%) Ethernet
11 32 (15.92%) IPsec
11 32 (15.92%) Cisco IOS
11 32 (15.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 31 (15.42%) FWSM
12 31 (15.42%) SSL
13 29 (14.43%) Wireshark
14 28 (13.93%) DNS
15 24 (11.94%) SAN
16 19 (9.45%) Wireless
16 19 (9.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.98%) MySQL
3 4 (1.99%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (13.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.50%) Selenium
2 1 (0.50%) WinDbg
General
1 28 (13.93%) Telecoms
2 15 (7.46%) Manufacturing
2 15 (7.46%) Retail
3 9 (4.48%) Finance
4 7 (3.48%) Electronics
5 2 (1.00%) Military
5 2 (1.00%) Banking
5 2 (1.00%) Law
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (27.36%) Network Engineer
2 25 (12.44%) Support Engineer
3 23 (11.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (11.44%) Designer
4 19 (9.45%) Senior Network Engineer
4 19 (9.45%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (6.97%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (6.97%) Solutions Designer
6 13 (6.47%) Analyst
7 12 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (4.48%) Developer
8 9 (4.48%) Junior
8 9 (4.48%) Web Developer
9 8 (3.98%) Network Designer
9 8 (3.98%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (3.98%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.48%) Cisco Engineer
10 7 (3.48%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (2.99%) Support Technician
12 5 (2.49%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.47%) CSS
2 9 (4.48%) HTML
2 9 (4.48%) LAMP
2 9 (4.48%) Ajax
2 9 (4.48%) jQuery
3 4 (1.99%) RSS
4 2 (1.00%) .NET
5 1 (0.50%) COM
5 1 (0.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.46%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (3.98%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.48%) PKI
4 6 (2.99%) CMDB
5 5 (2.49%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.49%) IPTV
6 3 (1.49%) Clustering
7 2 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.50%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.50%) SCADA
8 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (29.35%) Windows
2 46 (22.89%) Linux
3 26 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (6.97%) CentOS
6 13 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (5.97%) Windows XP
8 11 (5.47%) UNIX
9 9 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (4.48%) Windows 7
9 9 (4.48%) Apple iOS
10 7 (3.48%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.99%) Windows Vista
11 6 (2.99%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.50%) Solaris
12 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.50%) Debian
12 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.87%) ITIL
2 38 (18.91%) Root Cause Analysis
3 37 (18.41%) Incident Management
4 33 (16.42%) Service Management
5 29 (14.43%) Capacity Management
6 27 (13.43%) Network Design
7 26 (12.94%) ITIL V3
8 24 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 21 (10.45%) Service Delivery
9 21 (10.45%) Risk Management
9 21 (10.45%) Demand Management
10 16 (7.96%) Validation
11 15 (7.46%) Load Balancing
11 15 (7.46%) ITSM
12 10 (4.98%) Performance Management
13 9 (4.48%) Network Management
13 9 (4.48%) MVC
14 8 (3.98%) Business Continuity
14 8 (3.98%) Procure-to-pay
15 6 (2.99%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.47%) SQL
2 12 (5.97%) C++
3 10 (4.98%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.48%) C#
4 9 (4.48%) PHP5
4 9 (4.48%) PHP
5 7 (3.48%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.99%) Python
7 3 (1.49%) Ruby
7 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.49%) C
7 3 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.50%) Java
8 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 103 (51.24%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (43.28%) CCNP
3 42 (20.90%) CCNA
4 40 (19.90%) Security Cleared
5 29 (14.43%) SC Cleared
6 27 (13.43%) DV Cleared
7 24 (11.94%) Degree
8 21 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (9.45%) CCDP
10 13 (6.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (3.48%) MCITP
12 6 (2.99%) JNCIS
13 5 (2.49%) MCSE
13 5 (2.49%) CCIE
14 4 (1.99%) MCP
14 4 (1.99%) MCTS
15 3 (1.49%) CCSE
15 3 (1.49%) MCSA
15 3 (1.49%) CISSP
16 2 (1.00%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (16.92%) SLA
2 7 (3.48%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.49%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.50%) FISMA
System Software
1 55 (27.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (12.94%) Active Directory
3 17 (8.46%) vSphere
4 14 (6.97%) vCloud
5 5 (2.49%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.49%) Snort
6 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.00%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.50%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 26 (12.94%) Nagios
1 26 (12.94%) Cisco Prime
1 26 (12.94%) Cisco LMS
1 26 (12.94%) Opsview
2 6 (2.99%) SCCM
2 6 (2.99%) DameWare
3 2 (1.00%) SCOM
4 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 140 (69.65%) Cisco
2 58 (28.86%) VMware
3 34 (16.92%) F5
3 34 (16.92%) Microsoft
4 24 (11.94%) Juniper
4 24 (11.94%) Aerohive Networks
5 23 (11.44%) Avaya
6 16 (7.96%) CheckPoint
7 11 (5.47%) Polycom
8 7 (3.48%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 6 (2.99%) IBM
9 6 (2.99%) Tandberg
10 5 (2.49%) Citrix
10 5 (2.49%) Oracle
10 5 (2.49%) Software AG
10 5 (2.49%) webMethods
11 4 (1.99%) Sony
12 3 (1.49%) McAfee
12 3 (1.49%) Mitel
12 3 (1.49%) Blue Coat
Fareham, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension + benefits + 25 days hols
Posted: Yesterday
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Stott and May
Salary: £60k-£70k + 20% bonus + car
Posted: 2 days ago
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