The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenVPN
Rank 850 838 866
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +28
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 24 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.007% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.037% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 15
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +57.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £30,200
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £33,750 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-17.03% +25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19294 18739 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.62% 18.40% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15599 15157 16682
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OpenVPN
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -40 9 £60,000 +41.17% 2
South East - 8 £28,000 - 2
East of England - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 2 £42,500 -
North West - 2 £30,000 - 1
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (65.00%) VPN
3 23 (57.50%) DNS
3 23 (57.50%) Bash Shell
4 21 (52.50%) Windows
4 21 (52.50%) MySQL
5 20 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 19 (47.50%) PHP
6 19 (47.50%) DHCP
6 19 (47.50%) Postfix
6 19 (47.50%) CentOS
7 18 (45.00%) IPsec
8 16 (40.00%) SSH
8 16 (40.00%) NFS
8 16 (40.00%) Cisco
9 14 (35.00%) Red Hat
9 14 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (32.50%) Ubuntu
10 13 (32.50%) Apache
11 12 (30.00%) Perl
11 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 12 (30.00%) FTP
11 12 (30.00%) VLAN
11 12 (30.00%) Degree
11 12 (30.00%) Puppet
12 11 (27.50%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (27.50%) VMware
12 11 (27.50%) LAMP
13 10 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (32.50%) Apache
2 9 (22.50%) IIS
3 8 (20.00%) nginx
3 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (10.00%) Drupal
4 4 (10.00%) GlassFish
4 4 (10.00%) Jetty
4 4 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Route 53
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (65.00%) VPN
2 23 (57.50%) DNS
3 20 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 19 (47.50%) DHCP
5 18 (45.00%) IPsec
6 16 (40.00%) SSH
7 12 (30.00%) VLAN
7 12 (30.00%) FTP
8 11 (27.50%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (22.50%) OpenLDAP
11 8 (20.00%) IMAP
11 8 (20.00%) Wireshark
11 8 (20.00%) VoIP
11 8 (20.00%) DSL
11 8 (20.00%) SNMP
12 7 (17.50%) SSL
13 6 (15.00%) Internet
13 6 (15.00%) LDAP
13 6 (15.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) MySQL
2 14 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) SQLite
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 5 (12.50%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) Hudson
3 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (10.00%) Publishing
2 3 (7.50%) Multimedia
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Administrator
2 9 (22.50%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 8 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 4 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) LAMP
2 4 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Clustering
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Open Source
3 3 (7.50%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) Windows
3 19 (47.50%) CentOS
4 13 (32.50%) Ubuntu
5 7 (17.50%) Solaris
6 6 (15.00%) Debian
7 5 (12.50%) Mac OS X
8 4 (10.00%) OpenBSD
8 4 (10.00%) UNIX
8 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (22.50%) DevOps
3 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.00%) High Availability
6 3 (7.50%) SIEM
6 3 (7.50%) Web Development
6 3 (7.50%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.50%) OO
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) Identity Management
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) Bash Shell
2 19 (47.50%) PHP
3 12 (30.00%) Perl
4 10 (25.00%) Java
5 9 (22.50%) Python
6 5 (12.50%) SQL
6 5 (12.50%) C++
7 4 (10.00%) Ruby
8 2 (5.00%) C
9 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) CCNP
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
1 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Postfix
2 16 (40.00%) NFS
3 9 (22.50%) Samba
4 7 (17.50%) OpenSSH
5 4 (10.00%) Varnish
5 4 (10.00%) VirtualBox
5 4 (10.00%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (10.00%) KVM
6 3 (7.50%) ISA Server
6 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (5.00%) Squid
7 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Puppet
2 9 (22.50%) Nagios
3 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.00%) Capistrano
4 4 (10.00%) Vagrant
4 4 (10.00%) ZABBIX
4 4 (10.00%) Cacti
5 3 (7.50%) Munin
5 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (7.50%) OpenView
5 3 (7.50%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (2.50%) WSUS
6 1 (2.50%) SCOM
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco
2 14 (35.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (27.50%) VMware
5 8 (20.00%) Polycom
5 8 (20.00%) Citrix
6 6 (15.00%) HP
7 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.50%) Aruba
7 3 (7.50%) ArcSight
7 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.50%) Sun
7 3 (7.50%) Compuware
8 2 (5.00%) Perforce
8 2 (5.00%) NetApp
8 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
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