Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 121 108
Rank change year-on-year -40 -13 -2
Permanent jobs citing VPN 105 131 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.58% 2.18% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.62% 12.17% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 83 100 176
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -15.79%
10th Percentile £19,750 £23,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,625 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -

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 1,092 1,076 1,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.47% 17.90% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 834 876 1,218
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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
Basingstoke -40 32 £52,500 +23.53% 2
Farnborough -14 18 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Southampton +7 17 £21,500 -54.74% 2
Portsmouth 0 11 £40,000 +48.15% 2
Fareham +1 7 £38,750 +49.04%
Andover -6 3 £21,500 -33.85%
Eastleigh - 3 £30,000 - 1
Fleet - 3 £29,500 -
Aldershot -4 1 - - 1
VPN
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 72 (68.57%) Firewall
2 68 (64.76%) Cisco
3 58 (55.24%) Windows
4 46 (43.81%) Active Directory
5 43 (40.95%) VMware
6 32 (30.48%) ITIL
6 32 (30.48%) WAN
7 30 (28.57%) DNS
8 29 (27.62%) Office 365
8 29 (27.62%) Problem-Solving
9 28 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 28 (26.67%) Linux
10 26 (24.76%) Wireless
10 26 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (24.76%) Data Centre
10 26 (24.76%) Windows Server
11 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
11 25 (23.81%) LAN
12 24 (22.86%) Windows 10
13 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
13 20 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (19.05%) Juniper
13 20 (19.05%) Windows 7
13 20 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
14 19 (18.10%) VLAN
14 19 (18.10%) DHCP
15 18 (17.14%) SC Cleared
15 18 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (15.24%) IIS

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 16 (15.24%) IIS
2 12 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.81%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.81%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.90%) Apache
5 2 (1.90%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.90%) CMS
5 2 (1.90%) Confluence
5 2 (1.90%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 29 (27.62%) Office 365
2 11 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.71%) IaaS
3 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.90%) Datadog
4 2 (1.90%) G Suite
4 2 (1.90%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 72 (68.57%) Firewall
2 32 (30.48%) WAN
3 30 (28.57%) DNS
4 28 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (24.76%) Wireless
6 25 (23.81%) LAN
7 19 (18.10%) DHCP
7 19 (18.10%) VLAN
8 14 (13.33%) VoIP
9 11 (10.48%) IPsec
9 11 (10.48%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (9.52%) BGP
10 10 (9.52%) OSPF
10 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
11 9 (8.57%) Internet
11 9 (8.57%) Skype
12 8 (7.62%) DAB
12 8 (7.62%) MPLS
12 8 (7.62%) Network Security
13 6 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.81%) MySQL
5 2 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Bitbucket
1 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.90%) JIRA
1 2 (1.90%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (4.76%) Retail
2 3 (2.86%) Legal
2 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.95%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (20.95%) Support Engineer
2 18 (17.14%) Analyst
3 17 (16.19%) Network Engineer
4 15 (14.29%) IT Support
5 13 (12.38%) IT Engineer
6 12 (11.43%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (10.48%) Service Analyst
8 10 (9.52%) Architect
8 10 (9.52%) Network Architect
8 10 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) Administrator
10 7 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Technical Leader
11 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.76%) Network Analyst
12 5 (4.76%) Network Support
12 5 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) .NET
1 8 (7.62%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.81%) Web Services
3 2 (1.90%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.90%) LAMP
3 2 (1.90%) LDAP
3 2 (1.90%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.95%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.76%) Data Centre
2 20 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (7.62%) Public Cloud
6 7 (6.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 5 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.86%) FMCG
8 3 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.90%) EPoS
9 2 (1.90%) iPhone
9 2 (1.90%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.90%) Replication
9 2 (1.90%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.95%) Fintech
10 1 (0.95%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 58 (55.24%) Windows
2 28 (26.67%) Linux
3 26 (24.76%) Windows Server
4 24 (22.86%) Windows 10
5 20 (19.05%) Windows 7
6 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.71%) CentOS
8 6 (5.71%) Mac OS
8 6 (5.71%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.81%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.90%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (1.90%) Debian
10 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.48%) ITIL
2 29 (27.62%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (9.52%) Network Design
5 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 6 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.71%) Migration
7 6 (5.71%) Network Virtualisation
8 5 (4.76%) Change Management
8 5 (4.76%) Data Security
8 5 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (3.81%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (3.81%) Information Security
9 4 (3.81%) ITIL V3
9 4 (3.81%) Network Management
9 4 (3.81%) Service Design
9 4 (3.81%) Software Asset Management
10 3 (2.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.71%) C
1 6 (5.71%) SQL
2 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
2 4 (3.81%) Python
3 2 (1.90%) Perl
3 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.90%) Ruby
3 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 20 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (17.14%) SC Cleared
4 13 (12.38%) CCNA
4 13 (12.38%) CCNP
5 11 (10.48%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (5.71%) Degree
7 4 (3.81%) CCDP
7 4 (3.81%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.81%) HNC
7 4 (3.81%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.90%) MCSA
8 2 (1.90%) MCSE
8 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.95%) CCENT
9 1 (0.95%) CCIE
9 1 (0.95%) CCSP
9 1 (0.95%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.95%) CISSP
9 1 (0.95%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) SLA
2 3 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.90%) GDPR
3 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 46 (43.81%) Active Directory
2 26 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.38%) VMware NSX
4 12 (11.43%) vSphere
5 11 (10.48%) vCloud
6 8 (7.62%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.86%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.90%) Docker
8 2 (1.90%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) WSUS
2 3 (2.86%) Ansible
2 3 (2.86%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.86%) OfficeScan
2 3 (2.86%) Puppet
3 2 (1.90%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.90%) Kibana
3 2 (1.90%) logstash
3 2 (1.90%) Observium
3 2 (1.90%) Packer
3 2 (1.90%) Terraform
3 2 (1.90%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.95%) OpenVAS
4 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 68 (64.76%) Cisco
2 43 (40.95%) VMware
3 28 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 20 (19.05%) Juniper
5 13 (12.38%) CheckPoint
6 10 (9.52%) Brocade
6 10 (9.52%) HP
7 7 (6.67%) Oracle
8 6 (5.71%) Riverbed
9 5 (4.76%) Avaya
9 5 (4.76%) Genesys
9 5 (4.76%) McAfee
9 5 (4.76%) Verint
10 3 (2.86%) Apple
10 3 (2.86%) Dell
10 3 (2.86%) EMC
10 3 (2.86%) Google
10 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.86%) Symantec
10 3 (2.86%) Trend Micro