The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenVPN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenVPN
Rank 307 309 315
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 7 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.13% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.80% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +82.22%
OpenVPN
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2008 1742 2211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.31% 15.57% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 1451 1983
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OpenVPN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenVPN across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OpenVPN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OpenVPN
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenVPN across the City of London region.

OpenVPN Salary Trend in the City of London

OpenVPN
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenVPN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

OpenVPN Salary Histogram in the City of London

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OpenVPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenVPN.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) PHP
4 5 (62.50%) IPsec
4 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) L2TP
4 5 (62.50%) PPTP
4 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (62.50%) Route 53
4 5 (62.50%) MariaDB
4 5 (62.50%) Xen
4 5 (62.50%) KVM
4 5 (62.50%) Amazon Linux
5 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) McAfee
6 2 (25.00%) PKI
6 2 (25.00%) Nessus
6 2 (25.00%) Sourcefire
6 2 (25.00%) Snort

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OpenVPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenVPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Route 53
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) L2TP
2 5 (62.50%) PPTP
2 5 (62.50%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Debian
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) SIEM
1 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Xen
2 5 (62.50%) KVM
3 2 (25.00%) Snort
3 2 (25.00%) vCloud
3 2 (25.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) OSSEC
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (12.50%) logstash
2 1 (12.50%) Bacula
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) McAfee
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) HP
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