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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenVPN
Rank 835 841 876
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +35
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 30 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.022% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.13% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £27,500 -
% change year-on-year
+56.36% -
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
18661 17562 21389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.02% 17.46% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15164 13877 17958
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -11 19 £50,000 -4.30% 3
South East - 6 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire -15 3 £43,000 +56.36%
North West - 2 £27,500 - 1
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 53 (91.38%) Linux
2 42 (72.41%) VPN
3 40 (68.97%) MySQL
3 40 (68.97%) Windows
4 36 (62.07%) PHP
5 31 (53.45%) DNS
6 30 (51.72%) Cisco
7 29 (50.00%) Bash Shell
8 24 (41.38%) Ubuntu
8 24 (41.38%) Postfix
9 23 (39.66%) DHCP
9 23 (39.66%) TCP/IP
9 23 (39.66%) SSH
10 21 (36.21%) Nagios
11 20 (34.48%) Firewall
12 19 (32.76%) VoIP
12 19 (32.76%) Wi-Fi
12 19 (32.76%) VLAN
13 18 (31.03%) Web Services
13 18 (31.03%) VMware
14 17 (29.31%) FTP
14 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
14 17 (29.31%) Citrix
14 17 (29.31%) IPsec
14 17 (29.31%) LAMP
15 16 (27.59%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (25.86%) MS Exchange
17 14 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
17 14 (24.14%) Redis
18 13 (22.41%) IIS

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (25.86%) MS Exchange
2 13 (22.41%) IIS
3 10 (17.24%) Apache
4 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.62%) nginx
5 4 (6.90%) Zope
5 4 (6.90%) Plone
5 4 (6.90%) ejabberd
6 2 (3.45%) WordPress
6 2 (3.45%) Confluence
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (8.62%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (6.90%) Amazon S3
4 4 (6.90%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (5.17%) Route 53
6 1 (1.72%) IaaS
6 1 (1.72%) SaaS
6 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (72.41%) VPN
2 31 (53.45%) DNS
3 23 (39.66%) DHCP
3 23 (39.66%) TCP/IP
3 23 (39.66%) SSH
4 20 (34.48%) Firewall
5 19 (32.76%) Wi-Fi
5 19 (32.76%) VoIP
5 19 (32.76%) VLAN
6 17 (29.31%) IPsec
6 17 (29.31%) FTP
7 16 (27.59%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (22.41%) Wireshark
8 13 (22.41%) DSL
9 12 (20.69%) Network Security
10 11 (18.97%) Internet
10 11 (18.97%) SSL
11 10 (17.24%) SMTP
11 10 (17.24%) IMAP
12 9 (15.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (68.97%) MySQL
2 14 (24.14%) Redis
3 13 (22.41%) MariaDB
4 12 (20.69%) NoSQL
5 10 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (8.62%) Couchbase
7 4 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (6.90%) Big Data
8 3 (5.17%) SQLite
9 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Emacs
2 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) Subversion
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.45%) PHPUnit
3 2 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.90%) Games
2 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Legal
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Systems Administrator
1 26 (44.83%) Administrator
2 17 (29.31%) Support Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 17 (29.31%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (22.41%) Systems Support Engineer
3 13 (22.41%) Systems Support Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (22.41%) Systems Support
3 13 (22.41%) Support Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Linux Support
5 4 (6.90%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Embedded Software Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.17%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) Web Services
2 17 (29.31%) LAMP
3 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.17%) JSON
3 3 (5.17%) WCF
3 3 (5.17%) .NET Compact Framework
3 3 (5.17%) XML
3 3 (5.17%) .NET
4 2 (3.45%) CSS
4 2 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.62%) Open Source
4 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.17%) Device Driver
4 3 (5.17%) PKI
5 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 53 (91.38%) Linux
2 40 (68.97%) Windows
3 24 (41.38%) Ubuntu
4 13 (22.41%) Solaris
5 12 (20.69%) Debian
5 12 (20.69%) CentOS
6 10 (17.24%) OpenBSD
7 6 (10.34%) Mac OS X
7 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
8 5 (8.62%) Android
8 5 (8.62%) Amazon Linux
9 4 (6.90%) UNIX
9 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (6.90%) FreeBSD
10 3 (5.17%) Windows CE
10 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (5.17%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (18.97%) E-Commerce
3 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.90%) Analytics
4 4 (6.90%) Web Development
4 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.90%) SIEM
4 4 (6.90%) Project Management
4 4 (6.90%) Web Design
5 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.17%) Logistics
5 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.17%) Identity Management
5 3 (5.17%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (3.45%) DevOps
6 2 (3.45%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.45%) ITIL
6 2 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (1.72%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) PHP
2 29 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 11 (18.97%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) C
5 6 (10.34%) Perl
6 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.90%) C++
8 3 (5.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.90%) CCNP
4 2 (3.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) CISSP
5 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.72%) CISM
5 1 (1.72%) GIAC
5 1 (1.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (41.38%) Postfix
2 8 (13.79%) Openswan
3 7 (12.07%) Samba
4 6 (10.34%) NFS
4 6 (10.34%) OpenSSH
5 5 (8.62%) Docker
5 5 (8.62%) LXC
6 4 (6.90%) Ceph
6 4 (6.90%) SpamAssassin
6 4 (6.90%) Varnish
6 4 (6.90%) XenApp
7 3 (5.17%) XenServer
7 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
7 3 (5.17%) Firmware
7 3 (5.17%) ISA Server
7 3 (5.17%) Squid
8 2 (3.45%) Xen
8 2 (3.45%) KVM
9 1 (1.72%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 21 (36.21%) Nagios
2 7 (12.07%) Puppet
3 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.62%) Cacti
4 5 (8.62%) Ganglia
5 4 (6.90%) HAProxy
5 4 (6.90%) Ansible
5 4 (6.90%) logstash
5 4 (6.90%) Ganeti
5 4 (6.90%) Bacula
6 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (5.17%) OpenView
6 3 (5.17%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (51.72%) Cisco
2 18 (31.03%) VMware
3 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
3 17 (29.31%) Citrix
4 13 (22.41%) Polycom
5 8 (13.79%) HP
6 7 (12.07%) Percona
7 6 (10.34%) Splunk
8 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.17%) Aruba
9 3 (5.17%) Sun
9 3 (5.17%) Compuware
9 3 (5.17%) ArcSight
9 3 (5.17%) Assembla
10 2 (3.45%) Apple
10 2 (3.45%) Juniper
10 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
10 2 (3.45%) Perforce
11 1 (1.72%) EMC
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