Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 110 57
Rank change year-on-year +42 -53 +26
Permanent jobs citing VPN 42 33 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.21% 1.85% 4.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.00% 8.71% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 38
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +20.00% +2.94%
10th Percentile £24,150 £29,350 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £63,750 £56,500
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.63% -11.25% -

VPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 200 379 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 15.28% 21.30% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 141 269 209
Basingstoke median annual salary £37,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +31.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -1.23%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Basingstoke

VPN
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN in Basingstoke.

Salary trend for VPN in Basingstoke

VPN
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for VPN in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for VPN.

1 20 (47.62%) VMware
1 20 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (45.24%) Firewall
3 18 (42.86%) Cisco
4 17 (40.48%) BGP
5 16 (38.10%) AWS
5 16 (38.10%) Ansible
6 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 14 (33.33%) Windows
7 14 (33.33%) Linux
7 14 (33.33%) Python
8 13 (30.95%) MPLS
8 13 (30.95%) Juniper
9 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (28.57%) MySQL
9 12 (28.57%) DNS
9 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 12 (28.57%) Puppet
10 11 (26.19%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (26.19%) Azure
10 11 (26.19%) PlayStation
11 10 (23.81%) WAN
11 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (23.81%) Clustering
11 10 (23.81%) Docker
12 9 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
12 9 (21.43%) NoSQL

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Confluence
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (38.10%) AWS
2 11 (26.19%) Azure
3 9 (21.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (11.90%) Office 365
5 2 (4.76%) IaaS
6 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) Firewall
2 17 (40.48%) BGP
3 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 13 (30.95%) MPLS
5 12 (28.57%) DNS
6 10 (23.81%) WAN
7 9 (21.43%) DHCP
7 9 (21.43%) OSPF
8 7 (16.67%) VLAN
9 6 (14.29%) LAN
10 5 (11.90%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (9.52%) DWDM
12 3 (7.14%) DAB
13 2 (4.76%) IPsec
13 2 (4.76%) SSL
14 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
14 1 (2.38%) Radio Access Network
14 1 (2.38%) SAN
14 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) MySQL
2 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) GitLab
2 1 (2.38%) GoCD
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Military
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Network Architect
5 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) IT Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) IT Support
5 4 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Juniper Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) PlayStation
2 10 (23.81%) Clustering
3 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (21.43%) CentOS
3 9 (21.43%) Ubuntu
4 5 (11.90%) Windows 10
5 4 (9.52%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 8 (19.05%) Proactive Management
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL
5 5 (11.90%) Network Management
5 5 (11.90%) Network Virtualisation
6 4 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.14%) ITSM
7 3 (7.14%) Service Management
8 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.76%) Software Licensing
9 1 (2.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 1 (2.38%) DevOps
9 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) Python
2 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (21.43%) CCNP
2 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 6 (14.29%) CCNA
5 5 (11.90%) CCDP
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
5 5 (11.90%) JNCIS
6 4 (9.52%) CCIE
6 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) JNCIA
7 3 (7.14%) MCSA
7 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.38%) MCP
8 1 (2.38%) RHCE
8 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (23.81%) Docker
4 8 (19.05%) VMware NSX
5 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (4.76%) Postfix
6 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.76%) vSphere
7 1 (2.38%) Firmware
7 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) Ansible
2 12 (28.57%) Puppet
3 9 (21.43%) Terraform
4 2 (4.76%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (4.76%) SCCM
5 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.38%) Nagios
5 1 (2.38%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) VMware
2 18 (42.86%) Cisco
3 13 (30.95%) Juniper
4 9 (21.43%) Citrix
5 5 (11.90%) Brocade
5 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.90%) Palo Alto
6 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.52%) F5
6 4 (9.52%) Fortinet
7 3 (7.14%) YouTube
8 1 (2.38%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.38%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) Nokia
8 1 (2.38%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard