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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenVPN
Rank 857 839 870
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +31
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 26 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.020% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 23
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £33,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +57.14%
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
19558 17881 20283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.88% 17.82% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15648 14541 16861
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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
South East - 12 £28,000 -
London -28 8 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East of England - 3 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £30,000 -
South West - 1 £42,500 -
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 26 (68.42%) VPN
3 23 (60.53%) Windows
4 22 (57.89%) PHP
4 22 (57.89%) MySQL
4 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
4 22 (57.89%) DNS
4 22 (57.89%) Bash Shell
5 21 (55.26%) Postfix
6 20 (52.63%) DHCP
6 20 (52.63%) Cisco
7 18 (47.37%) SSH
8 15 (39.47%) FTP
8 15 (39.47%) VLAN
9 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 14 (36.84%) IPsec
9 14 (36.84%) LAMP
9 14 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (34.21%) NFS
10 13 (34.21%) VMware
10 13 (34.21%) CentOS
11 12 (31.58%) Degree
12 11 (28.95%) IIS
12 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
12 11 (28.95%) VoIP
12 11 (28.95%) Citrix
12 11 (28.95%) DSL
12 11 (28.95%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (28.95%) Wireshark
12 11 (28.95%) Polycom

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
1 11 (28.95%) IIS
2 10 (26.32%) Apache
3 6 (15.79%) nginx
4 4 (10.53%) Apache Solr
4 4 (10.53%) Drupal
5 2 (5.26%) GlassFish
5 2 (5.26%) Jetty
5 2 (5.26%) Confluence
5 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Route 53
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (68.42%) VPN
2 22 (57.89%) DNS
2 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 20 (52.63%) DHCP
4 18 (47.37%) SSH
5 15 (39.47%) VLAN
5 15 (39.47%) FTP
6 14 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (36.84%) IPsec
7 11 (28.95%) Wireshark
7 11 (28.95%) VoIP
7 11 (28.95%) DSL
8 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (23.68%) Internet
10 7 (18.42%) OpenLDAP
11 6 (15.79%) IMAP
11 6 (15.79%) SNMP
12 5 (13.16%) SSL
12 5 (13.16%) OSPF
12 5 (13.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) MySQL
2 11 (28.95%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.89%) SQLite
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.79%) Mercurial
2 4 (10.53%) Hudson
2 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (10.53%) Publishing
2 3 (7.89%) Multimedia
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Systems Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Systems Support
2 11 (28.95%) Support Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Systems Support Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Systems Support Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (13.16%) Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) LAMP
2 2 (5.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Open Source
2 2 (5.26%) Hedge funds
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 23 (60.53%) Windows
3 13 (34.21%) CentOS
4 9 (23.68%) Ubuntu
5 7 (18.42%) Solaris
6 5 (13.16%) Mac OS X
7 4 (10.53%) OpenBSD
7 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (7.89%) Debian
9 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
2 7 (18.42%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (15.79%) DevOps
3 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.53%) Load Testing
5 3 (7.89%) SIEM
5 3 (7.89%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.89%) Web Development
5 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.89%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.26%) High Availability
6 2 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) PHP
1 22 (57.89%) Bash Shell
2 7 (18.42%) Python
2 7 (18.42%) Java
2 7 (18.42%) Perl
3 5 (13.16%) C++
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) CCNP
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (55.26%) Postfix
2 13 (34.21%) NFS
3 8 (21.05%) Samba
4 7 (18.42%) OpenSSH
5 4 (10.53%) Varnish
5 4 (10.53%) VirtualBox
6 3 (7.89%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (7.89%) ISA Server
7 2 (5.26%) KVM
7 2 (5.26%) Squid
7 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Puppet
2 6 (15.79%) Nagios
3 4 (10.53%) Capistrano
3 4 (10.53%) Vagrant
4 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (7.89%) OpenView
4 3 (7.89%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (5.26%) ZABBIX
5 2 (5.26%) Cacti
5 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.63%) Munin
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Cisco
2 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (34.21%) VMware
4 11 (28.95%) Polycom
4 11 (28.95%) Citrix
5 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
6 6 (15.79%) HP
7 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.89%) Aruba
7 3 (7.89%) ArcSight
7 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.89%) Sun
7 3 (7.89%) Compuware
8 2 (5.26%) Perforce
8 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.63%) Juniper
9 1 (2.63%) NetApp
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