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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 103 119 102
Rank change year-on-year +16 -17  
Permanent jobs citing VPN 68 74 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.27% 2.18% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.87% 9.11% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 57 74
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £46,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.10%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 573 812 834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 19.14% 23.92% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 454 704 679
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% -7.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,550 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham +20 15 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Basingstoke +15 12 £46,250 +10.11% 2
Portsmouth -11 8 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Farnborough -7 7 £35,000 -
Southampton +7 4 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Havant +5 4 £25,500 -25.00% 2
Andover +3 3 £32,500 +71.05%
Aldershot +1 2 £60,000 +84.61%
Alton - 2 £32,000 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 106 (68.83%) Firewall
2 94 (61.04%) Cisco
3 66 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (39.61%) Juniper
5 55 (35.71%) DNS
5 55 (35.71%) Windows
6 50 (32.47%) LAN
6 50 (32.47%) VMware
7 47 (30.52%) TCP/IP
8 45 (29.22%) CCNA
9 44 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 44 (28.57%) WAN
10 43 (27.92%) CCNP
11 41 (26.62%) Linux
12 37 (24.03%) IPsec
13 36 (23.38%) Security Cleared
14 35 (22.73%) VoIP
14 35 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
15 34 (22.08%) SSL
15 34 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
16 33 (21.43%) SC Cleared
16 33 (21.43%) Microsoft
16 33 (21.43%) MPLS
16 33 (21.43%) Windows Server
17 31 (20.13%) ITIL
17 31 (20.13%) VLAN
18 30 (19.48%) Load Balancing
18 30 (19.48%) Wireless
19 28 (18.18%) Data Centre
20 26 (16.88%) Palo Alto

VPN
Top Related 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 8 (5.19%) OpenStack
2 7 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.60%) Drupal
4 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.65%) IIS
6 1 (0.65%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (10.39%) MS Office
2 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Infor CRM
2 2 (1.30%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.79%) Office 365
2 9 (5.84%) SaaS
3 8 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.90%) IaaS
4 6 (3.90%) PaaS
5 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 106 (68.83%) Firewall
2 55 (35.71%) DNS
3 50 (32.47%) LAN
4 47 (30.52%) TCP/IP
5 44 (28.57%) WAN
6 37 (24.03%) IPsec
7 35 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
7 35 (22.73%) VoIP
8 34 (22.08%) SSL
9 33 (21.43%) MPLS
10 31 (20.13%) VLAN
11 30 (19.48%) Wireless
12 20 (12.99%) BGP
12 20 (12.99%) Network Security
13 19 (12.34%) Internet
13 19 (12.34%) OSPF
14 16 (10.39%) DHCP
14 16 (10.39%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (7.14%) Unified Communications
16 10 (6.49%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.79%) MySQL
2 4 (2.60%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.60%) Subversion
1 4 (2.60%) Trac
2 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 18 (11.69%) Finance
3 8 (5.19%) Legal
4 6 (3.90%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.60%) Banking
5 4 (2.60%) Electronics
6 3 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (34.42%) Network Engineer
2 24 (15.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 23 (14.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 22 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
5 21 (13.64%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 20 (12.99%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 17 (11.04%) Firewall Engineer
8 16 (10.39%) Administrator
8 16 (10.39%) Support Engineer
9 15 (9.74%) Cisco Engineer
9 15 (9.74%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (7.79%) Analyst
10 12 (7.79%) Architect
11 11 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 10 (6.49%) IT Manager
12 10 (6.49%) Network Support
13 9 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (5.84%) Network Architect
13 9 (5.84%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 7 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.25%) OAuth2
1 5 (3.25%) OpenID
1 5 (3.25%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (3.25%) SAML
2 4 (2.60%) COM
3 3 (1.95%) EDI
4 1 (0.65%) Middleware
4 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.95%) e-Health
5 3 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.95%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (1.95%) PKI
6 2 (1.30%) iPad
7 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (35.71%) Windows
2 41 (26.62%) Linux
3 33 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (12.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (11.69%) Windows 10
7 11 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 9 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (5.19%) CentOS
10 7 (4.55%) Unix
11 6 (3.90%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.60%) Android
12 4 (2.60%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.60%) VMS
13 3 (1.95%) Solaris
13 3 (1.95%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.95%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.65%) AIX
14 1 (0.65%) Debian
14 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.13%) ITIL
2 30 (19.48%) Load Balancing
3 17 (11.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (11.04%) Service Management
4 11 (7.14%) Migration
5 10 (6.49%) Data Security
6 9 (5.84%) Business Continuity
6 9 (5.84%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (5.19%) Configuration Management
7 8 (5.19%) CRM
7 8 (5.19%) ERP
7 8 (5.19%) Network Management
7 8 (5.19%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.19%) SIEM
8 7 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (4.55%) Time Management
9 6 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (3.90%) Mentoring
9 6 (3.90%) UML
10 5 (3.25%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.74%) SQL
2 10 (6.49%) C
3 9 (5.84%) Python
4 5 (3.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.25%) Ruby
5 4 (2.60%) C++
5 4 (2.60%) Perl
5 4 (2.60%) PHP
5 4 (2.60%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (29.22%) CCNA
3 43 (27.92%) CCNP
4 36 (23.38%) Security Cleared
5 33 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 21 (13.64%) Degree
7 14 (9.09%) CCDP
8 10 (6.49%) JNCIS
9 9 (5.84%) DV Cleared
10 6 (3.90%) CCIE
11 5 (3.25%) CCDA
11 5 (3.25%) CCDE
11 5 (3.25%) JNCIP
12 4 (2.60%) JNCIA
12 4 (2.60%) JNCIE
13 3 (1.95%) CCVP
13 3 (1.95%) CEH
13 3 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (1.30%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) SLA
2 5 (3.25%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.30%) FISMA
5 1 (0.65%) COBIT
5 1 (0.65%) COSO
5 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.65%) SAS 70
System Software
1 44 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 34 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.49%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.84%) vSphere
5 7 (4.55%) vCloud
6 6 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.95%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.30%) Docker
8 2 (1.30%) KVM
8 2 (1.30%) NFS
8 2 (1.30%) oVirt
8 2 (1.30%) pfSense
8 2 (1.30%) Postfix
8 2 (1.30%) Samba
8 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.30%) XenServer
9 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.65%) NDS
Systems Management
1 11 (7.14%) Puppet
2 8 (5.19%) FortiGate
2 8 (5.19%) WSUS
3 7 (4.55%) Nagios
3 7 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (3.25%) HAProxy
4 5 (3.25%) QRadar
5 4 (2.60%) FreeIPA
5 4 (2.60%) SCCM
6 3 (1.95%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.95%) SCOM
7 2 (1.30%) Bacula
7 2 (1.30%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.30%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.65%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.65%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 94 (61.04%) Cisco
2 61 (39.61%) Juniper
3 50 (32.47%) VMware
4 33 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 26 (16.88%) Palo Alto
6 25 (16.23%) CheckPoint
7 20 (12.99%) F5
8 10 (6.49%) SonicWALL
9 9 (5.84%) Brocade
10 8 (5.19%) Dell
10 8 (5.19%) Vyatta
11 6 (3.90%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.90%) Fujitsu
11 6 (3.90%) HP
12 5 (3.25%) Citrix
12 5 (3.25%) Extreme Networks
13 4 (2.60%) Infor
13 4 (2.60%) Mitel
13 4 (2.60%) Veeam
14 3 (1.95%) QAD
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant
aap3
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits + Flexable working
Posted: 23 days ago