The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenVPN over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenVPN
Rank 803 840 851
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +11
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 47 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.018% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.11% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 44 17 6
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £47,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +82.22%
OpenVPN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17848 17028 20662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.17% 17.18% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14467 13378 17007
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenVPN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenVPN Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenVPN
Salary Trend in England

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

OpenVPN Salary Trend in England

OpenVPN
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenVPN across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

OpenVPN Salary Histogram in England

OpenVPN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVPN within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 22 £57,500 +15.00% 1
South East - 11 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 7 £43,000 - 1
North West - 7 £27,500 -
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 56 (82.35%) Linux
2 52 (76.47%) MySQL
3 37 (54.41%) Nagios
4 36 (52.94%) Web Services
5 34 (50.00%) Firewall
5 34 (50.00%) Windows
6 33 (48.53%) VPN
7 31 (45.59%) Ubuntu
7 31 (45.59%) Amazon AWS
8 30 (44.12%) Bash Shell
9 27 (39.71%) PHP
10 24 (35.29%) Cisco
11 23 (33.82%) Redis
11 23 (33.82%) MariaDB
12 19 (27.94%) SSL
13 18 (26.47%) DNS
13 18 (26.47%) Python
13 18 (26.47%) NoSQL
13 18 (26.47%) Openswan
14 17 (25.00%) CentOS
14 17 (25.00%) VMware
15 16 (23.53%) VoIP
15 16 (23.53%) logstash
16 15 (22.06%) Percona
16 15 (22.06%) Apache
16 15 (22.06%) Debian
17 14 (20.59%) Wi-Fi
17 14 (20.59%) E-Commerce
17 14 (20.59%) Splunk
17 14 (20.59%) Amazon Linux

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 15 (22.06%) Apache
2 7 (10.29%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.29%) nginx
3 4 (5.88%) ejabberd
3 4 (5.88%) Zope
3 4 (5.88%) Plone
3 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.88%) WordPress
4 2 (2.94%) IIS
4 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (45.59%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.59%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (16.18%) Amazon S3
3 11 (16.18%) Amazon SQS
3 11 (16.18%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (5.88%) SaaS
5 3 (4.41%) Route 53
6 1 (1.47%) IaaS
6 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (50.00%) Firewall
2 33 (48.53%) VPN
3 19 (27.94%) SSL
4 18 (26.47%) DNS
5 16 (23.53%) VoIP
6 14 (20.59%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (19.12%) VLAN
8 11 (16.18%) IPsec
8 11 (16.18%) SSH
9 10 (14.71%) IPv4
10 9 (13.24%) SAN
10 9 (13.24%) Network Security
11 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
12 7 (10.29%) Asterisk PBX
13 6 (8.82%) LDAP
13 6 (8.82%) FTP
13 6 (8.82%) SMTP
13 6 (8.82%) IMAP
14 5 (7.35%) OSPF
14 5 (7.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (76.47%) MySQL
2 23 (33.82%) Redis
2 23 (33.82%) MariaDB
3 18 (26.47%) NoSQL
4 11 (16.18%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (10.29%) Couchbase
7 5 (7.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.88%) Big Data
8 4 (5.88%) SQLite
9 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.88%) Subversion
2 4 (5.88%) Emacs
3 3 (4.41%) JIRA
3 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.88%) Legal
1 4 (5.88%) Games
2 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Law
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (51.47%) Administrator
2 34 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (30.88%) Linux Administrator
4 20 (29.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (19.12%) Support Engineer
6 12 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (16.18%) Linux Support
7 11 (16.18%) Linux Support Engineer
8 8 (11.76%) IT Manager
9 6 (8.82%) DBA
10 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Network Administrator
10 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (5.88%) Embedded Software Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Systems Support Analyst
11 2 (2.94%) Systems Support Engineer
11 2 (2.94%) Analyst
11 2 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) Web Services
2 4 (5.88%) XML
2 4 (5.88%) LAMP
2 4 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 4 (5.88%) JSON
2 4 (5.88%) WCF
2 4 (5.88%) .NET Compact Framework
2 4 (5.88%) HTML
2 4 (5.88%) .NET
2 4 (5.88%) CSS
3 3 (4.41%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.35%) Open Source
5 4 (5.88%) Cryptography
5 4 (5.88%) PKI
6 3 (4.41%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.94%) Replication
7 2 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 56 (82.35%) Linux
2 34 (50.00%) Windows
3 31 (45.59%) Ubuntu
4 17 (25.00%) CentOS
5 15 (22.06%) Debian
6 14 (20.59%) Amazon Linux
7 11 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (14.71%) Apple iOS
8 10 (14.71%) Android
9 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (11.76%) OpenBSD
9 8 (11.76%) Solaris
10 6 (8.82%) FreeBSD
10 6 (8.82%) UNIX
11 4 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (5.88%) Windows CE
12 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
12 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) E-Commerce
2 11 (16.18%) Incident Management
3 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 6 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (7.35%) DevOps
6 4 (5.88%) Analytics
6 4 (5.88%) Web Development
6 4 (5.88%) Web Design
6 4 (5.88%) Information Security
6 4 (5.88%) Logistics
6 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.88%) ITIL
6 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.41%) Practice Management
7 3 (4.41%) Project Management
7 3 (4.41%) Change Management
7 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.41%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) Bash Shell
2 27 (39.71%) PHP
3 18 (26.47%) Python
4 8 (11.76%) Perl
4 8 (11.76%) C
5 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.88%) C#
6 4 (5.88%) C++
7 3 (4.41%) Ruby
8 2 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) VCP4
2 1 (1.47%) CCNA
2 1 (1.47%) CISSP
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.47%) CISM
2 1 (1.47%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (26.47%) Openswan
2 11 (16.18%) Postfix
3 9 (13.24%) XenApp
4 8 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (10.29%) XenServer
6 6 (8.82%) Varnish
6 6 (8.82%) SpamAssassin
6 6 (8.82%) KVM
6 6 (8.82%) Ceph
7 5 (7.35%) LXC
7 5 (7.35%) Docker
8 4 (5.88%) Xen
8 4 (5.88%) NFS
8 4 (5.88%) Firmware
9 3 (4.41%) Samba
10 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
10 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
10 2 (2.94%) OpenSSH
10 2 (2.94%) Sendmail
10 2 (2.94%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 37 (54.41%) Nagios
2 16 (23.53%) logstash
3 14 (20.59%) Cacti
4 13 (19.12%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (17.65%) Ganglia
6 10 (14.71%) Puppet
7 9 (13.24%) Bacula
8 5 (7.35%) Vagrant
9 4 (5.88%) HAProxy
9 4 (5.88%) Ansible
9 4 (5.88%) Ganeti
10 3 (4.41%) ZABBIX
11 2 (2.94%) Rsyslog
11 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (2.94%) Munin
11 2 (2.94%) yum
12 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Cisco
2 17 (25.00%) VMware
3 15 (22.06%) Percona
4 14 (20.59%) Splunk
5 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.18%) Citrix
6 8 (11.76%) HP
7 4 (5.88%) Assembla
7 4 (5.88%) Apple
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle
8 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.94%) NetApp
9 2 (2.94%) Polycom
10 1 (1.47%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.47%) New Relic
10 1 (1.47%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.47%) Juniper
10 1 (1.47%) EMC
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