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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenVPN
Rank - 322 320
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.100% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -15.15%
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
1323 2003 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.95% 17.07% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 1684 1597
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (57.14%) IPsec
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) KVM
4 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (42.86%) vCloud
4 3 (42.86%) Route 53
4 3 (42.86%) MariaDB
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) OSSEC
4 3 (42.86%) nginx
4 3 (42.86%) SIEM
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Route 53
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
3 3 (42.86%) L2TP
3 3 (42.86%) PPTP
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) Junos
5 1 (14.29%) IMAP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) MariaDB
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Debian
2 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCDP
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) KVM
3 3 (42.86%) vCloud
3 3 (42.86%) Snort
3 3 (42.86%) Xen
4 2 (28.57%) pfSense
5 1 (14.29%) NFS
5 1 (14.29%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nessus
1 3 (42.86%) OSSEC
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
2 1 (14.29%) Cacti
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp