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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 119 117 99
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing VPN 75 78 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.91% 1.98% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.18% 9.17% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 71 59 68
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,000 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
917 851 1054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.34% 21.64% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 768 712 884
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +15 32 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Southampton +10 10 £37,500 +112.76% 1
Havant +3 6 £49,250 +26.45%
Farnborough +8 4 £33,750 +35.00% 2
Andover -4 3 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Fareham -20 3 £38,800 +128.23%
Portsmouth -22 3 £45,000 +32.35%
Winchester +3 2 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Gosport - 1 £50,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 112 (57.14%) Linux
2 110 (56.12%) Firewall
3 103 (52.55%) Windows
4 82 (41.84%) Cisco
5 77 (39.29%) Active Directory
6 68 (34.69%) TCP/IP
7 59 (30.10%) DNS
8 52 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
9 50 (25.51%) Microsoft
10 47 (23.98%) ITIL
11 43 (21.94%) SQL
12 42 (21.43%) VMware
13 41 (20.92%) SQL Server
14 40 (20.41%) CCNP
14 40 (20.41%) IPsec
15 39 (19.90%) LAN
16 38 (19.39%) WAN
16 38 (19.39%) Internet
17 35 (17.86%) MS Excel
18 34 (17.35%) UNIX
18 34 (17.35%) VLAN
19 33 (16.84%) Security Cleared
20 32 (16.33%) CCNA
20 32 (16.33%) Juniper
21 29 (14.80%) Apache
21 29 (14.80%) MS Office
22 28 (14.29%) SSL
22 28 (14.29%) DHCP
22 28 (14.29%) MS Exchange
22 28 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 29 (14.80%) Apache
2 28 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 21 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (8.16%) SharePoint
4 16 (8.16%) IIS
5 11 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.55%) Lync
9 4 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
Applications
1 35 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 29 (14.80%) MS Office
3 5 (2.55%) MS Project
4 4 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.06%) IaaS
2 3 (1.53%) SaaS
2 3 (1.53%) PaaS
3 2 (1.02%) Office 365
3 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (56.12%) Firewall
2 68 (34.69%) TCP/IP
3 59 (30.10%) DNS
4 40 (20.41%) IPsec
5 39 (19.90%) LAN
6 38 (19.39%) WAN
6 38 (19.39%) Internet
7 34 (17.35%) VLAN
8 28 (14.29%) SSL
8 28 (14.29%) DHCP
9 27 (13.78%) SAN
10 22 (11.22%) VoIP
11 19 (9.69%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (8.67%) MPLS
12 17 (8.67%) OSPF
12 17 (8.67%) BGP
13 16 (8.16%) Network Security
14 15 (7.65%) ISDN
14 15 (7.65%) PPP
15 14 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.92%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.24%) MySQL
3 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.53%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.53%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (5.61%) Finance
2 7 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.04%) Retail
4 3 (1.53%) Legal
5 2 (1.02%) Military
5 2 (1.02%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 55 (28.06%) Support Engineer
3 24 (12.24%) Web Developer
3 24 (12.24%) Developer
4 19 (9.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 17 (8.67%) Administrator
5 17 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (8.67%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (8.16%) Analyst
6 16 (8.16%) Technical Support
6 16 (8.16%) Network Support
6 16 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 15 (7.65%) Network Support Engineer
8 13 (6.63%) Technical Support Engineer
8 13 (6.63%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (6.63%) Technical Engineer
9 12 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (6.12%) Security Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) Support Technician
10 10 (5.10%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.76%) HTML
2 24 (12.24%) CSS
2 24 (12.24%) LAMP
2 24 (12.24%) Ajax
2 24 (12.24%) jQuery
3 9 (4.59%) .NET Framework
3 9 (4.59%) .NET
4 6 (3.06%) MSMQ
5 5 (2.55%) Middleware
6 2 (1.02%) SAML
7 1 (0.51%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.12%) Statistics
2 10 (5.10%) Firmware
2 10 (5.10%) PKI
3 6 (3.06%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.55%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.55%) Clustering
4 5 (2.55%) iPhone
4 5 (2.55%) iPad
5 4 (2.04%) Replication
6 3 (1.53%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.02%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.02%) CMDB
8 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.51%) Social Media
8 1 (0.51%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 112 (57.14%) Linux
2 103 (52.55%) Windows
3 34 (17.35%) UNIX
4 28 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (12.24%) Apple iOS
6 21 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (9.18%) Windows 7
8 15 (7.65%) Windows 8
8 15 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (6.12%) Windows XP
11 10 (5.10%) Windows Vista
11 10 (5.10%) CentOS
12 6 (3.06%) Solaris
13 5 (2.55%) AIX
13 5 (2.55%) Debian
13 5 (2.55%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.51%) Android
14 1 (0.51%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (23.98%) ITIL
2 24 (12.24%) MVC
3 14 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 14 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 14 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (6.63%) Load Balancing
5 12 (6.12%) Service Management
6 11 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (4.59%) SIEM
8 8 (4.08%) Release Management
9 7 (3.57%) Network Management
9 7 (3.57%) Project Management
9 7 (3.57%) Change Management
10 6 (3.06%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.06%) Change Control
10 6 (3.06%) Network Architecture
11 5 (2.55%) Time Management
11 5 (2.55%) Document Management
11 5 (2.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (2.04%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (21.94%) SQL
2 27 (13.78%) PHP
3 25 (12.76%) C++
3 25 (12.76%) JavaScript
4 24 (12.24%) C#
4 24 (12.24%) PHP5
5 5 (2.55%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.04%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.04%) Perl
7 3 (1.53%) Python
8 1 (0.51%) Java
8 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (20.41%) CCNP
3 33 (16.84%) Security Cleared
4 32 (16.33%) CCNA
5 22 (11.22%) Degree
6 21 (10.71%) SC Cleared
7 12 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (5.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (4.08%) CISSP
9 8 (4.08%) MCSE
10 7 (3.57%) GCIA
10 7 (3.57%) GCIH
10 7 (3.57%) DV Cleared
11 6 (3.06%) MCSA
12 3 (1.53%) MCP
12 3 (1.53%) MCTS
12 3 (1.53%) MCITP
13 2 (1.02%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.02%) CCSE
13 2 (1.02%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.67%) ISO 9001
2 11 (5.61%) SLA
3 10 (5.10%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (2.55%) COBIT
5 5 (2.55%) COSO
6 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 77 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 27 (13.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.22%) vSphere
4 15 (7.65%) Hyper-V
5 10 (5.10%) vCloud
6 9 (4.59%) Terminal Services
7 7 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.57%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.53%) Terminal Server
8 3 (1.53%) Postfix
9 2 (1.02%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.02%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.02%) UAG
10 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.51%) Snort
10 1 (0.51%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.08%) NetBackup
2 7 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.04%) SCCM
3 4 (2.04%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.53%) Nagios
4 3 (1.53%) SCOM
5 2 (1.02%) DameWare
6 1 (0.51%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 82 (41.84%) Cisco
2 50 (25.51%) Microsoft
3 42 (21.43%) VMware
4 32 (16.33%) Juniper
5 18 (9.18%) HP
6 12 (6.12%) CheckPoint
7 11 (5.61%) Symantec
7 11 (5.61%) Citrix
8 10 (5.10%) IronPort
9 9 (4.59%) Brocade
9 9 (4.59%) Nokia
9 9 (4.59%) Endeca
9 9 (4.59%) Oracle
10 7 (3.57%) EMC
10 7 (3.57%) NetApp
11 5 (2.55%) Fortinet
11 5 (2.55%) F5
11 5 (2.55%) ProCurve
12 3 (1.53%) Aruba
12 3 (1.53%) Blue Coat
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60k plus + bonus + package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60 + plus bonus and package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Winchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + flexible benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago