Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 59 79
Rank change year-on-year -51 +20 -26
Permanent jobs citing VPN 32 48 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.86% 4.17% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.89% 18.46% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 23
Basingstoke median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,000 £68,750
Hampshire median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.25% - -15.79%

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 360 260 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 20.87% 22.59% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 260 217 207
Basingstoke median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £58,000 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -5.55%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for VPN in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 28 (87.50%) Firewall
2 24 (75.00%) WAN
3 22 (68.75%) Cisco
4 18 (56.25%) LAN
5 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
6 12 (37.50%) DNS
6 12 (37.50%) Windows
7 11 (34.38%) ITIL
7 11 (34.38%) Juniper
8 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
8 10 (31.25%) VMware
8 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (28.13%) Riverbed
9 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
9 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
9 9 (28.13%) Skype
10 8 (25.00%) Windows 10
10 8 (25.00%) Verint
10 8 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
10 8 (25.00%) Network Design
10 8 (25.00%) Brocade
10 8 (25.00%) VLAN
10 8 (25.00%) CTI
10 8 (25.00%) McAfee
10 8 (25.00%) MPLS
10 8 (25.00%) Genesys
10 8 (25.00%) Avaya
10 8 (25.00%) Ethernet
11 7 (21.88%) HNC

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 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.13%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 28 (87.50%) Firewall
2 24 (75.00%) WAN
3 18 (56.25%) LAN
4 12 (37.50%) DNS
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (28.13%) Skype
7 8 (25.00%) CTI
7 8 (25.00%) Ethernet
7 8 (25.00%) MPLS
7 8 (25.00%) VLAN
8 7 (21.88%) DAB
8 7 (21.88%) Wireless
9 6 (18.75%) DHCP
9 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (9.38%) IPsec
11 3 (9.38%) SAN
12 2 (6.25%) BGP
12 2 (6.25%) Internet
12 2 (6.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Architect
1 8 (25.00%) Network Architect
1 8 (25.00%) Technical Design Leader
1 8 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) IT Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) IT Support
3 6 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.13%) LAMP
1 1 (3.13%) LDAP
1 1 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) FMCG
4 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.50%) Linux
7 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.25%) Debian
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.13%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (3.13%) CentOS
9 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Network Design
2 8 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (21.88%) Information Security
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL V3
3 7 (21.88%) Service Design
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Server Management
6 2 (6.25%) Validation
7 1 (3.13%) Break/Fix
7 1 (3.13%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps
7 1 (3.13%) High Availability
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.13%) Python
1 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) HNC
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.38%) CCNP
5 2 (6.25%) CCNA
5 2 (6.25%) MCSA
5 2 (6.25%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CCDP
6 1 (3.13%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CISSP
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GDPR
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.13%) VMware NSX
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Kibana
1 1 (3.13%) logstash
1 1 (3.13%) Observium
1 1 (3.13%) Packer
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) Terraform
1 1 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 11 (34.38%) Juniper
3 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 10 (31.25%) VMware
4 9 (28.13%) Riverbed
5 8 (25.00%) Avaya
5 8 (25.00%) Brocade
5 8 (25.00%) Genesys
5 8 (25.00%) McAfee
5 8 (25.00%) Verint
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.38%) F5
8 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
9 1 (3.13%) Google
9 1 (3.13%) HP
9 1 (3.13%) Meraki