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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenVPN
Rank 796 834 867
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +33
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 41 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.020% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.11% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 3
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £46,550 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +46.66%
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
17557 16858 20674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.07% 17.34% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14352 13311 17265
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -2 20 £57,500 +15.00% 8
South East - 10 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire -3 6 £43,000 +56.36% 1
North West - 5 £27,500 - 1
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 54 (84.38%) Linux
2 51 (79.69%) MySQL
3 34 (53.13%) VPN
3 34 (53.13%) Nagios
4 33 (51.56%) Web Services
4 33 (51.56%) Windows
5 31 (48.44%) Bash Shell
6 30 (46.88%) Firewall
7 29 (45.31%) Ubuntu
7 29 (45.31%) PHP
7 29 (45.31%) Amazon AWS
8 25 (39.06%) Cisco
9 22 (34.38%) Redis
9 22 (34.38%) MariaDB
10 19 (29.69%) DNS
11 17 (26.56%) Python
11 17 (26.56%) VoIP
11 17 (26.56%) VMware
11 17 (26.56%) NoSQL
12 16 (25.00%) Openswan
13 15 (23.44%) VLAN
13 15 (23.44%) CentOS
13 15 (23.44%) SSL
14 14 (21.88%) Apache
14 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
14 14 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (21.88%) Debian
14 14 (21.88%) SSH
14 14 (21.88%) logstash
15 13 (20.31%) Splunk

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 14 (21.88%) Apache
2 9 (14.06%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.38%) nginx
4 5 (7.81%) IIS
5 4 (6.25%) WordPress
5 4 (6.25%) Zope
5 4 (6.25%) Plone
5 4 (6.25%) ejabberd
6 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (45.31%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (20.31%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (15.63%) Amazon S3
3 10 (15.63%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (15.63%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (6.25%) SaaS
5 3 (4.69%) Route 53
6 1 (1.56%) IaaS
6 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (53.13%) VPN
2 30 (46.88%) Firewall
3 19 (29.69%) DNS
4 17 (26.56%) VoIP
5 15 (23.44%) SSL
5 15 (23.44%) VLAN
6 14 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (21.88%) SSH
7 11 (17.19%) IPsec
8 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
8 10 (15.63%) IPv4
9 8 (12.50%) DHCP
9 8 (12.50%) FTP
9 8 (12.50%) Network Security
10 6 (9.38%) IMAP
10 6 (9.38%) SAN
10 6 (9.38%) SMTP
10 6 (9.38%) Asterisk PBX
11 5 (7.81%) LDAP
11 5 (7.81%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (79.69%) MySQL
2 22 (34.38%) Redis
2 22 (34.38%) MariaDB
3 17 (26.56%) NoSQL
4 10 (15.63%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (14.06%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (10.94%) Couchbase
7 5 (7.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (6.25%) Big Data
9 3 (4.69%) SQLite
10 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Emacs
3 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.69%) Subversion
3 3 (4.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 4 (6.25%) Games
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) Administrator
2 32 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (32.81%) Linux Administrator
4 20 (31.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 15 (23.44%) Support Engineer
6 11 (17.19%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (15.63%) Linux Support
7 10 (15.63%) Linux Support Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) IT Manager
9 5 (7.81%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) DBA
9 5 (7.81%) Systems Support
9 5 (7.81%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Systems Support Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Systems Support Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Network Administrator
11 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (51.56%) Web Services
2 7 (10.94%) LAMP
3 4 (6.25%) HTML
3 4 (6.25%) CSS
4 3 (4.69%) .NET
4 3 (4.69%) XML
4 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.69%) JSON
4 3 (4.69%) WCF
4 3 (4.69%) .NET Compact Framework
4 3 (4.69%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.81%) Open Source
5 4 (6.25%) Cryptography
5 4 (6.25%) PKI
6 3 (4.69%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.56%) Replication
7 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 54 (84.38%) Linux
2 33 (51.56%) Windows
3 29 (45.31%) Ubuntu
4 15 (23.44%) CentOS
5 14 (21.88%) Debian
6 13 (20.31%) Amazon Linux
7 10 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (15.63%) Apple iOS
7 10 (15.63%) Android
8 7 (10.94%) OpenBSD
8 7 (10.94%) Solaris
9 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (7.81%) FreeBSD
10 5 (7.81%) UNIX
11 3 (4.69%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (4.69%) Windows CE
12 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
12 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
2 10 (15.63%) Incident Management
3 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.25%) Analytics
5 4 (6.25%) DevOps
5 4 (6.25%) Web Development
5 4 (6.25%) Web Design
6 3 (4.69%) Information Security
6 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.69%) Logistics
6 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.69%) ITIL
6 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.13%) Workflow
7 2 (3.13%) Practice Management
7 2 (3.13%) Project Management
7 2 (3.13%) Change Management
7 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) Bash Shell
2 29 (45.31%) PHP
3 17 (26.56%) Python
4 7 (10.94%) C
4 7 (10.94%) Perl
5 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.25%) C++
7 3 (4.69%) C#
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
8 2 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) CCNA
2 1 (1.56%) CISSP
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.56%) CISM
2 1 (1.56%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) Openswan
2 13 (20.31%) Postfix
3 7 (10.94%) XenApp
4 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (7.81%) XenServer
5 5 (7.81%) Varnish
5 5 (7.81%) SpamAssassin
5 5 (7.81%) KVM
5 5 (7.81%) Docker
5 5 (7.81%) Ceph
5 5 (7.81%) LXC
6 4 (6.25%) Xen
7 3 (4.69%) NFS
7 3 (4.69%) Firmware
7 3 (4.69%) Samba
8 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
8 2 (3.13%) OpenSSH
9 1 (1.56%) vSphere
9 1 (1.56%) Dovecot
9 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (53.13%) Nagios
2 14 (21.88%) logstash
3 13 (20.31%) Cacti
4 12 (18.75%) Ganglia
4 12 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (15.63%) Puppet
6 8 (12.50%) Bacula
7 5 (7.81%) Vagrant
8 4 (6.25%) HAProxy
8 4 (6.25%) Ansible
8 4 (6.25%) Ganeti
9 3 (4.69%) ZABBIX
10 1 (1.56%) Rsyslog
10 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (1.56%) WSUS
10 1 (1.56%) Munin
10 1 (1.56%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Cisco
2 17 (26.56%) VMware
3 13 (20.31%) Splunk
3 13 (20.31%) Percona
4 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 12 (18.75%) Citrix
5 7 (10.94%) HP
6 5 (7.81%) Polycom
7 4 (6.25%) Apple
8 3 (4.69%) Assembla
9 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle
10 1 (1.56%) Juniper
10 1 (1.56%) NetApp
10 1 (1.56%) EMC
10 1 (1.56%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
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