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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 83 94 83
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing VPN 127 94 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.06% 2.45% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.16% 9.57% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 96 63 113
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,625 £23,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
965 982 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.27% 25.60% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 814 712 808
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +27 34 £30,000 - 3
Farnborough +11 19 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Basingstoke -16 15 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Havant -5 14 £27,500 -40.86% 1
Portsmouth -15 13 £40,000 -9.09%
Fareham - 11 £17,500 - 1
Hook - 4 £24,000 -
Andover - 1 £22,500 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 117 (57.92%) Active Directory
2 108 (53.47%) Firewall
3 105 (51.98%) Windows
4 101 (50.00%) Linux
5 84 (41.58%) TCP/IP
6 74 (36.63%) Cisco
7 68 (33.66%) Microsoft
8 65 (32.18%) Cisco Certification
9 56 (27.72%) LAN
10 55 (27.23%) MS Excel
10 55 (27.23%) Internet
11 50 (24.75%) MS Office
12 49 (24.26%) WAN
13 48 (23.76%) ITIL
13 48 (23.76%) VMware
14 46 (22.77%) DNS
15 44 (21.78%) CCNA
15 44 (21.78%) MS Exchange
16 43 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 40 (19.80%) SQL
17 40 (19.80%) Windows Server 2003
18 34 (16.83%) Juniper
18 34 (16.83%) Exchange Server 2010
19 32 (15.84%) SQL Server
20 31 (15.35%) ISO 9001
20 31 (15.35%) DHCP
20 31 (15.35%) CCNP
20 31 (15.35%) VLAN
20 31 (15.35%) VMware Infrastructure
21 30 (14.85%) VoIP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 44 (21.78%) MS Exchange
2 34 (16.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (8.42%) SharePoint
5 17 (8.42%) IIS
6 12 (5.94%) Apache
7 9 (4.46%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (3.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.98%) Lync
12 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 55 (27.23%) MS Excel
2 50 (24.75%) MS Office
3 5 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.99%) MS Project
4 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.99%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.50%) Office 365
1 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (53.47%) Firewall
2 84 (41.58%) TCP/IP
3 56 (27.72%) LAN
4 55 (27.23%) Internet
5 49 (24.26%) WAN
6 46 (22.77%) DNS
7 31 (15.35%) DHCP
7 31 (15.35%) VLAN
8 30 (14.85%) VoIP
9 27 (13.37%) IPsec
10 20 (9.90%) OSPF
10 20 (9.90%) BGP
11 19 (9.41%) MPLS
12 15 (7.43%) SAN
13 13 (6.44%) Network Security
14 12 (5.94%) Junos
14 12 (5.94%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (5.94%) PPP
14 12 (5.94%) L2TP
14 12 (5.94%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.45%) MySQL
3 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.48%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.98%) RDBMS
General
1 8 (3.96%) Telecoms
2 4 (1.98%) Finance
2 4 (1.98%) Retail
3 3 (1.49%) Military
4 2 (0.99%) Advertising
5 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (36.14%) Support Engineer
2 64 (31.68%) Network Engineer
3 33 (16.34%) Network Support
4 32 (15.84%) Network Support Engineer
5 26 (12.87%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (7.92%) Administrator
7 14 (6.93%) Field Engineer
7 14 (6.93%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (6.44%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (6.44%) 1st Line Support
9 12 (5.94%) Support Technician
9 12 (5.94%) Technical Engineer
9 12 (5.94%) Field Support Engineer
9 12 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (5.94%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 11 (5.45%) Web Developer
10 11 (5.45%) Developer
10 11 (5.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.45%) HTML
1 11 (5.45%) CSS
1 11 (5.45%) LAMP
1 11 (5.45%) Ajax
1 11 (5.45%) jQuery
2 9 (4.46%) .NET Framework
2 9 (4.46%) .NET
3 6 (2.97%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.94%) Statistics
2 11 (5.45%) Blackberry
3 9 (4.46%) Firmware
4 8 (3.96%) PKI
5 7 (3.47%) iPhone
6 5 (2.48%) Clustering
7 4 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.98%) Replication
7 4 (1.98%) iPad
8 3 (1.49%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.50%) Social Media
10 1 (0.50%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.50%) CESG
10 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 105 (51.98%) Windows
2 101 (50.00%) Linux
3 43 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (19.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (13.86%) Windows 7
6 22 (10.89%) Windows Vista
6 22 (10.89%) Windows XP
7 21 (10.40%) UNIX
7 21 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (9.41%) Windows 8
9 11 (5.45%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.48%) AIX
11 4 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.99%) Solaris
13 1 (0.50%) Debian
13 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.76%) ITIL
2 23 (11.39%) Project Planning
3 16 (7.92%) E-Commerce
4 12 (5.94%) Network Management
5 11 (5.45%) MVC
6 9 (4.46%) Load Balancing
7 8 (3.96%) Release Management
7 8 (3.96%) TOGAF
7 8 (3.96%) Network Design
7 8 (3.96%) Asset Management
7 8 (3.96%) DoDAF
7 8 (3.96%) MODAF
7 8 (3.96%) UML
8 7 (3.47%) Service Management
8 7 (3.47%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (3.47%) Information Security
9 6 (2.97%) QMS
9 6 (2.97%) Change Control
9 6 (2.97%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (2.97%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 40 (19.80%) SQL
2 14 (6.93%) PHP
3 11 (5.45%) C#
3 11 (5.45%) C++
3 11 (5.45%) JavaScript
3 11 (5.45%) PHP5
4 4 (1.98%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.49%) Python
5 3 (1.49%) Perl
6 2 (0.99%) Java
7 1 (0.50%) C
7 1 (0.50%) VBScript
7 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (32.18%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (21.78%) CCNA
3 31 (15.35%) CCNP
4 24 (11.88%) Security Cleared
5 19 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (8.91%) SC Cleared
7 17 (8.42%) MCSE
8 16 (7.92%) Degree
9 13 (6.44%) MCSA
10 12 (5.94%) MCP
10 12 (5.94%) MCITP
10 12 (5.94%) DV Cleared
11 6 (2.97%) OSCP
11 6 (2.97%) CCIE
12 5 (2.48%) MCTS
13 4 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.99%) JNCIP
14 2 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.99%) GCIH
14 2 (0.99%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.35%) ISO 9001
2 15 (7.43%) SLA
3 6 (2.97%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.50%) COSO
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 117 (57.92%) Active Directory
2 31 (15.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.91%) Terminal Services
4 16 (7.92%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.46%) vSphere
6 7 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (3.47%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.49%) XenApp
7 3 (1.49%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.99%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.99%) Postfix
8 2 (0.99%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.50%) Snort
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.50%) UAG
9 1 (0.50%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 12 (5.94%) Backup Exec
2 10 (4.95%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.98%) SCCM
3 4 (1.98%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.49%) SCOM
4 3 (1.49%) Nagios
4 3 (1.49%) WSUS
5 2 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 74 (36.63%) Cisco
2 68 (33.66%) Microsoft
3 48 (23.76%) VMware
4 34 (16.83%) Juniper
5 30 (14.85%) HP
6 13 (6.44%) Symantec
7 12 (5.94%) CheckPoint
8 11 (5.45%) Brocade
9 10 (4.95%) Oracle
10 9 (4.46%) McAfee
10 9 (4.46%) Endeca
11 8 (3.96%) ProCurve
11 8 (3.96%) F5
12 7 (3.47%) NetApp
12 7 (3.47%) EMC
12 7 (3.47%) Citrix
12 7 (3.47%) IronPort
13 6 (2.97%) BT
14 5 (2.48%) Fortinet
14 5 (2.48%) Nokia
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 22-25 days hol, free parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: 12 days ago