Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 170 111
Rank change year-on-year +14 -59 +34
Permanent jobs citing VPN 103 106 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.61% 1.53% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.94% 9.84% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 78 83 151
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £20,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,036 1,077 1,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.19% 15.50% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 785 881 1,113
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% -7.06% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,100 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.46%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Hampshire

VPN
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for VPN in Hampshire

VPN
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VPN in Hampshire

VPN
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough +25 27 £35,000 -16.67% 5
Southampton +11 25 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Basingstoke -11 22 £44,650 -18.82% 3
Portsmouth +3 21 £40,000 +8.11% 2
Fareham 0 1 £50,000 +42.86% 5
Eastleigh -1 1 - - 3
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 84 (81.55%) Firewall
2 65 (63.11%) Windows
3 62 (60.19%) Cisco
4 51 (49.51%) VMware
5 46 (44.66%) Linux
6 36 (34.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (33.98%) Cisco ASA
7 35 (33.98%) WAN
7 35 (33.98%) Active Directory
8 34 (33.01%) Microsoft
9 32 (31.07%) LAN
10 31 (30.10%) VoIP
10 31 (30.10%) ITIL
10 31 (30.10%) Juniper
11 30 (29.13%) DNS
12 29 (28.16%) Cisco Certification
13 28 (27.18%) Security Cleared
13 28 (27.18%) SC Cleared
13 28 (27.18%) VLAN
14 27 (26.21%) MS Exchange
15 26 (25.24%) CCNA
16 24 (23.30%) Office 365
17 22 (21.36%) Windows 10
17 22 (21.36%) OSPF
17 22 (21.36%) BGP
17 22 (21.36%) IPsec
18 21 (20.39%) F5
18 21 (20.39%) Network Security
18 21 (20.39%) Windows Server
19 20 (19.42%) SolarWinds

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 27 (26.21%) MS Exchange
2 16 (15.53%) SharePoint
3 14 (13.59%) IIS
4 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.97%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.30%) Office 365
2 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (81.55%) Firewall
2 35 (33.98%) Cisco ASA
2 35 (33.98%) WAN
3 32 (31.07%) LAN
4 31 (30.10%) VoIP
5 30 (29.13%) DNS
6 28 (27.18%) VLAN
7 22 (21.36%) BGP
7 22 (21.36%) IPsec
7 22 (21.36%) OSPF
8 21 (20.39%) Network Security
9 20 (19.42%) Wireless
10 18 (17.48%) TCP/IP
11 16 (15.53%) SAN
12 15 (14.56%) HSRP
12 15 (14.56%) Intrusion Detection
13 14 (13.59%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (13.59%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (13.59%) DHCP
14 9 (8.74%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) DB2
2 4 (3.88%) MySQL
2 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (12.62%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.83%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.88%) Finance
4 3 (2.91%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (25.24%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.53%) IT Support
3 11 (10.68%) Administrator
3 11 (10.68%) Architect
3 11 (10.68%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (9.71%) Network Architect
4 10 (9.71%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.74%) Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (8.74%) Support Technician
6 8 (7.77%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) IT Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Lead Architect
8 6 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support Technician
8 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) Middleware
2 4 (3.88%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.56%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.68%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.77%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.80%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.88%) Clustering
6 4 (3.88%) PKI
6 4 (3.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 3 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.97%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 65 (63.11%) Windows
2 46 (44.66%) Linux
3 22 (21.36%) Windows 10
4 21 (20.39%) Windows Server
5 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (12.62%) Windows 8
7 9 (8.74%) Windows 7
8 7 (6.80%) AIX
8 7 (6.80%) CentOS
8 7 (6.80%) Ubuntu
8 7 (6.80%) Windows Vista
9 4 (3.88%) Solaris
10 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) ITIL
2 19 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (16.50%) ITIL V3
3 17 (16.50%) Line Management
4 16 (15.53%) Network Virtualisation
5 14 (13.59%) Service Management
6 9 (8.74%) Network Design
7 8 (7.77%) Information Security
7 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (7.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (6.80%) Validation
9 6 (5.83%) Time Management
10 5 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.85%) Network Architecture
10 5 (4.85%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.88%) Business Continuity
11 4 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.88%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.88%) Security Architecture
11 4 (3.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.71%) SQL
2 9 (8.74%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.91%) VBScript
4 2 (1.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (27.18%) SC Cleared
2 28 (27.18%) Security Cleared
3 26 (25.24%) CCNA
4 12 (11.65%) CCNP
5 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (7.77%) CCIE
6 8 (7.77%) JNCIE
6 8 (7.77%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (6.80%) DV Cleared
7 7 (6.80%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (6.80%) MCSA
8 6 (5.83%) Degree
9 5 (4.85%) MCSE
10 3 (2.91%) HNC
10 3 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.94%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.97%) CCDP
12 1 (0.97%) CISM
12 1 (0.97%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.59%) SLA
2 8 (7.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.88%) FISMA
4 3 (2.91%) QA
System Software
1 36 (34.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (33.98%) Active Directory
3 19 (18.45%) Hyper-V
3 19 (18.45%) VMware NSX
4 5 (4.85%) vSphere
5 4 (3.88%) Docker
5 4 (3.88%) oVirt
5 4 (3.88%) pfSense
5 4 (3.88%) vCloud
6 3 (2.91%) Terminal Server
6 3 (2.91%) XenServer
7 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (13.59%) Nagios
2 4 (3.88%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 62 (60.19%) Cisco
2 51 (49.51%) VMware
3 34 (33.01%) Microsoft
4 31 (30.10%) Juniper
5 21 (20.39%) F5
6 20 (19.42%) SolarWinds
7 15 (14.56%) Palo Alto
8 8 (7.77%) CheckPoint
9 7 (6.80%) Oracle
10 5 (4.85%) McAfee
10 5 (4.85%) SonicWALL
10 5 (4.85%) Veeam
11 4 (3.88%) Avaya
11 4 (3.88%) Brocade
11 4 (3.88%) Dell
12 3 (2.91%) Citrix
12 3 (2.91%) Genesys
12 3 (2.91%) IBM
12 3 (2.91%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.91%) Verint