The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 47 43 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 7 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 2.22% 5.08% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.07% 13.24% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 3
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.66%  

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 58 136 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 18.35% 38.42% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 110 50
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -23.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough citing VPN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Farnborough

VPN
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for VPN in Farnborough

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Farnborough region with a requirement for VPN.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) SSL
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Dell
3 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) Service Management
3 6 (50.00%) IPsec
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) UML
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) CentOS
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) vSphere
3 6 (50.00%) SaaS
3 6 (50.00%) vCloud
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 6 (50.00%) IPsec
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
1 6 (50.00%) SSL
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Director
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Leader
3 2 (16.67%) SAN Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) CentOS
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) VCP6
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) vCloud
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Dell
3 6 (50.00%) SonicWALL