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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 111 93 99
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing VPN 68 118 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.05% 3.03% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.95% 13.61% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 47 96 61
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £26,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
760 867 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.87% 22.25% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 664 731 552
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -12 19 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Aldershot +17 12 £32,500 +8.33%
Basingstoke -34 7 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Portsmouth - 7 £32,500 - 1
Southampton -7 6 £50,000 +42.85%
Havant - 5 £34,000 - 3
Winchester +6 2 £37,500 +13.63%
Fareham -3 2 £23,750 +25.82%
Andover -6 1 £19,000 -58.24% 1
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 68 (50.75%) Firewall
2 61 (45.52%) Windows
3 54 (40.30%) Cisco
4 51 (38.06%) VMware
5 47 (35.07%) WAN
6 46 (34.33%) Linux
7 43 (32.09%) DNS
8 42 (31.34%) TCP/IP
8 42 (31.34%) Cisco Certification
8 42 (31.34%) Telecoms
9 40 (29.85%) VoIP
10 38 (28.36%) LAN
10 38 (28.36%) MPLS
11 37 (27.61%) Microsoft
11 37 (27.61%) VLAN
12 34 (25.37%) IPsec
13 32 (23.88%) Active Directory
14 30 (22.39%) CCNP
14 30 (22.39%) BGP
14 30 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (21.64%) OSPF
16 26 (19.40%) Wireless
16 26 (19.40%) Network Security
16 26 (19.40%) Windows Server
17 25 (18.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 24 (17.91%) CheckPoint
18 24 (17.91%) Security Cleared
19 23 (17.16%) SC Cleared
20 22 (16.42%) WLAN
20 22 (16.42%) MS Excel

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (8.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.48%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.24%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.49%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.75%) IIS
6 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 19 (14.18%) MS Office
3 4 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.93%) Office 365
2 8 (5.97%) SaaS
3 6 (4.48%) Google Apps
3 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (50.75%) Firewall
2 47 (35.07%) WAN
3 43 (32.09%) DNS
4 42 (31.34%) TCP/IP
5 40 (29.85%) VoIP
6 38 (28.36%) LAN
6 38 (28.36%) MPLS
7 37 (27.61%) VLAN
8 34 (25.37%) IPsec
9 30 (22.39%) BGP
10 29 (21.64%) OSPF
11 26 (19.40%) Network Security
11 26 (19.40%) Wireless
12 22 (16.42%) WLAN
13 18 (13.43%) Intrusion Detection
14 17 (12.69%) SSL
15 16 (11.94%) Internet
16 15 (11.19%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (11.19%) SAN
17 12 (8.96%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.21%) MySQL
2 4 (2.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (8.21%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.72%) JUnit
2 9 (6.72%) PHPUnit
3 5 (3.73%) Selenium
4 2 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (31.34%) Telecoms
2 15 (11.19%) Finance
3 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Electronics
4 1 (0.75%) Polish Language
4 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (25.37%) Network Engineer
2 19 (14.18%) IT Support
3 16 (11.94%) Architect
3 16 (11.94%) Data Network Engineer
3 16 (11.94%) Network Architect
4 13 (9.70%) Network Design Engineer
4 13 (9.70%) Security Engineer
4 13 (9.70%) Support Engineer
5 12 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (8.96%) Wireless Engineer
5 12 (8.96%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 11 (8.21%) Technical Leader
7 10 (7.46%) Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Designer
8 9 (6.72%) Firewall Architect
8 9 (6.72%) IT Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Developer
9 8 (5.97%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.21%) CSS
1 11 (8.21%) HTML
1 11 (8.21%) LAMP
2 9 (6.72%) Symfony
3 7 (5.22%) Laravel
4 2 (1.49%) Velocity
5 1 (0.75%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.46%) PKI
3 6 (4.48%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.99%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.24%) iPad
6 3 (2.24%) IVR
6 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.49%) SecurID
8 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 61 (45.52%) Windows
2 46 (34.33%) Linux
3 26 (19.40%) Windows Server
4 20 (14.93%) Windows 7
4 20 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (8.21%) CentOS
6 11 (8.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (7.46%) Solaris
8 7 (5.22%) Windows 10
9 6 (4.48%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.73%) Mac OS
11 4 (2.99%) Android
12 3 (2.24%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (10.45%) ITIL
2 12 (8.96%) Front End Development
3 11 (8.21%) Load Balancing
3 11 (8.21%) Network Design
3 11 (8.21%) OO
3 11 (8.21%) OO PHP
3 11 (8.21%) Software Engineering
3 11 (8.21%) Web Application Development
4 10 (7.46%) Computer Security
4 10 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (7.46%) Information Security
4 10 (7.46%) Mentoring
4 10 (7.46%) Security Architecture
4 10 (7.46%) Software Deployment
5 9 (6.72%) Automated Testing
5 9 (6.72%) Network Architecture
5 9 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (4.48%) Threat Management
7 5 (3.73%) Functional Testing
7 5 (3.73%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.96%) JavaScript
2 11 (8.21%) PHP
3 9 (6.72%) PHP 5
4 3 (2.24%) SQL
5 1 (0.75%) C
5 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (31.34%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (22.39%) CCNP
3 25 (18.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (17.91%) Security Cleared
5 23 (17.16%) SC Cleared
6 21 (15.67%) CCNA
7 20 (14.93%) MCSE
8 13 (9.70%) MCITP
9 11 (8.21%) MCSA
10 10 (7.46%) CCDP
10 10 (7.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (6.72%) MySQL Certification
12 7 (5.22%) Network+ Certification
13 6 (4.48%) CCDA
13 6 (4.48%) Degree
14 4 (2.99%) MCP
14 4 (2.99%) MCTS
15 3 (2.24%) A+ Certification
15 3 (2.24%) CCIP
16 2 (1.49%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.46%) FISMA
2 3 (2.24%) COBIT
3 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (23.88%) Active Directory
2 30 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (13.43%) vCloud
4 15 (11.19%) Hyper-V
4 15 (11.19%) vSphere
5 2 (1.49%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.49%) XenApp
6 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (4.48%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.73%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (3.73%) SCCM
3 3 (2.24%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.75%) Nagios
5 1 (0.75%) SCOM
5 1 (0.75%) vMotion
Vendors
1 54 (40.30%) Cisco
2 51 (38.06%) VMware
3 37 (27.61%) Microsoft
4 24 (17.91%) CheckPoint
5 19 (14.18%) F5
5 19 (14.18%) Juniper
6 13 (9.70%) ION Trading
7 10 (7.46%) Palo Alto
8 9 (6.72%) HP
8 9 (6.72%) Zend
9 8 (5.97%) Fortinet
10 7 (5.22%) 3PAR
11 6 (4.48%) Google
11 6 (4.48%) NetApp
11 6 (4.48%) Symantec
12 5 (3.73%) Citrix
12 5 (3.73%) Intel Security
13 3 (2.24%) Forcepoint
13 3 (2.24%) Intel
13 3 (2.24%) Sophos
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire, United Kingdom
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive Salary & Generous Benefi
Posted: 26 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary & Generous Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive Salary & Generous Benefi
Posted: 26 days ago