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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 110 108 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing VPN 87 80 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.17% 1.98% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.17% 9.46% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 85 63 81
Average salary £42,250 £28,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.95% -20.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
949 846 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.68% 20.98% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 804 709 980
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +19 36 £39,750 -11.66% 3
Southampton +3 10 £30,000 +50.00%
Havant 0 6 £44,000 - 2
Farnborough -3 5 £34,000 +36.00%
Fareham -21 5 £18,000 -22.58% 1
Andover -5 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Portsmouth -21 4 £45,000 +57.89%
Winchester +2 2 £40,000 +70.21%
Gosport - 1 £50,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 116 (64.09%) Linux
2 106 (58.56%) Firewall
3 100 (55.25%) Windows
4 76 (41.99%) TCP/IP
5 73 (40.33%) Cisco
6 64 (35.36%) Active Directory
7 54 (29.83%) DNS
8 45 (24.86%) Cisco Certification
9 43 (23.76%) IPsec
9 43 (23.76%) Microsoft
9 43 (23.76%) ITIL
10 41 (22.65%) VMware
11 40 (22.10%) SQL Server
12 38 (20.99%) CCNP
13 37 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
14 36 (19.89%) Security Cleared
14 36 (19.89%) SQL
14 36 (19.89%) Apache
14 36 (19.89%) SSL
15 34 (18.78%) UNIX
15 34 (18.78%) Internet
16 30 (16.57%) MS Excel
17 29 (16.02%) LAN
18 28 (15.47%) C++
18 28 (15.47%) PHP
18 28 (15.47%) MySQL
18 28 (15.47%) SAN
18 28 (15.47%) Windows Server 2008
19 27 (14.92%) Apple iOS
19 27 (14.92%) HTML

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (19.89%) Apache
2 20 (11.05%) MS Exchange
3 17 (9.39%) SharePoint
4 14 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (5.52%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (4.42%) IIS
8 6 (3.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.31%) Lync
9 5 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.55%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 30 (16.57%) MS Excel
2 24 (13.26%) MS Office
3 5 (2.76%) MS Project
4 4 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.42%) IaaS
2 5 (2.76%) SaaS
2 5 (2.76%) PaaS
3 4 (2.21%) Office 365
4 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (58.56%) Firewall
2 76 (41.99%) TCP/IP
3 54 (29.83%) DNS
4 43 (23.76%) IPsec
5 36 (19.89%) SSL
6 34 (18.78%) Internet
7 29 (16.02%) LAN
8 28 (15.47%) SAN
9 27 (14.92%) WAN
10 21 (11.60%) NAS
10 21 (11.60%) VLAN
11 20 (11.05%) DHCP
12 19 (10.50%) Network Security
13 15 (8.29%) VoIP
13 15 (8.29%) HTTP
13 15 (8.29%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (7.18%) ISDN
15 12 (6.63%) MPLS
16 11 (6.08%) OSPF
16 11 (6.08%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.10%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.47%) MySQL
3 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (4.42%) Finance
2 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.10%) Legal
3 2 (1.10%) Electronics
4 1 (0.55%) Banking
4 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (25.41%) Network Engineer
2 44 (24.31%) Support Engineer
3 26 (14.36%) Web Developer
3 26 (14.36%) Developer
4 21 (11.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (10.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (8.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 16 (8.84%) Analyst
7 14 (7.73%) Administrator
7 14 (7.73%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (7.18%) Technical Support
8 13 (7.18%) Network Support
9 12 (6.63%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) Technical Support Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) Technical Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) Support Technician
10 10 (5.52%) Security Engineer
11 9 (4.97%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (4.97%) Senior Network Engineer
12 8 (4.42%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.92%) HTML
2 26 (14.36%) CSS
2 26 (14.36%) LAMP
2 26 (14.36%) Ajax
2 26 (14.36%) jQuery
3 6 (3.31%) .NET
4 5 (2.76%) Middleware
5 4 (2.21%) MSMQ
5 4 (2.21%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.10%) SAML
7 1 (0.55%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.55%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.52%) PKI
2 8 (4.42%) Statistics
3 5 (2.76%) Firmware
4 4 (2.21%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.21%) Clustering
4 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.66%) iPhone
5 3 (1.66%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.10%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.10%) CMDB
6 2 (1.10%) iPad
7 1 (0.55%) SCADA
7 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.55%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.55%) CESG
7 1 (0.55%) Replication
7 1 (0.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 116 (64.09%) Linux
2 100 (55.25%) Windows
3 34 (18.78%) UNIX
4 28 (15.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (14.92%) Apple iOS
6 19 (10.50%) Windows 7
6 19 (10.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (8.29%) CentOS
9 11 (6.08%) Windows 8
10 10 (5.52%) Debian
10 10 (5.52%) Ubuntu
11 8 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (4.42%) Windows XP
12 6 (3.31%) Solaris
13 5 (2.76%) AIX
14 3 (1.66%) Windows Vista
15 2 (1.10%) Android
15 2 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.76%) ITIL
2 26 (14.36%) MVC
3 25 (13.81%) Kalman Filter
4 18 (9.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (6.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (6.63%) Load Balancing
6 10 (5.52%) Project Planning
7 9 (4.97%) Change Management
7 9 (4.97%) Service Management
8 8 (4.42%) Project Management
8 8 (4.42%) SIEM
9 6 (3.31%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.31%) Network Architecture
9 6 (3.31%) Network Management
10 5 (2.76%) Release Management
10 5 (2.76%) Document Management
10 5 (2.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (2.76%) ITSM
10 5 (2.76%) UML
10 5 (2.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (19.89%) SQL
2 28 (15.47%) C++
2 28 (15.47%) PHP
3 27 (14.92%) JavaScript
4 26 (14.36%) C#
4 26 (14.36%) PHP5
5 12 (6.63%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.76%) Perl
7 4 (2.21%) Python
7 4 (2.21%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.10%) Ruby
9 1 (0.55%) VBScript
9 1 (0.55%) C
9 1 (0.55%) Java
9 1 (0.55%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 45 (24.86%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (20.99%) CCNP
3 36 (19.89%) Security Cleared
4 25 (13.81%) SC Cleared
5 21 (11.60%) CCNA
6 15 (8.29%) Degree
7 12 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (6.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (4.42%) CISSP
8 8 (4.42%) MCSE
9 7 (3.87%) DV Cleared
9 7 (3.87%) GCIA
9 7 (3.87%) GCIH
10 6 (3.31%) MCITP
11 5 (2.76%) MCTS
11 5 (2.76%) MCP
11 5 (2.76%) MCSA
12 4 (2.21%) CCIE
13 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.10%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.63%) ISO 9001
1 12 (6.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.97%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.31%) SLA
4 5 (2.76%) COBIT
4 5 (2.76%) COSO
5 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 64 (35.36%) Active Directory
2 37 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (12.71%) vSphere
4 21 (11.60%) Hyper-V
5 17 (9.39%) vCloud
6 5 (2.76%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.66%) Postfix
7 3 (1.66%) Snort
8 2 (1.10%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.10%) Sendmail
8 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.10%) UAG
9 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.55%) XenApp
9 1 (0.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (5.52%) SCCM
2 4 (2.21%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.66%) SCOM
3 3 (1.66%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.10%) DameWare
5 1 (0.55%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.55%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.55%) Icinga
5 1 (0.55%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.55%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 73 (40.33%) Cisco
2 43 (23.76%) Microsoft
3 41 (22.65%) VMware
4 25 (13.81%) Juniper
5 16 (8.84%) HP
6 12 (6.63%) CheckPoint
7 10 (5.52%) Brocade
7 10 (5.52%) IronPort
8 9 (4.97%) Nokia
8 9 (4.97%) Citrix
9 8 (4.42%) Symantec
10 6 (3.31%) ProCurve
11 5 (2.76%) F5
11 5 (2.76%) Fortinet
12 4 (2.21%) McAfee
12 4 (2.21%) Oracle
12 4 (2.21%) Endeca
13 3 (1.66%) Aruba
13 3 (1.66%) Blue Coat
13 3 (1.66%) Dell
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Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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