The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenVPN over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenVPN
UK / England
Rank 841 885 886
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +1
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 4 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.010% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.030% 0.058% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 34
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -31.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £31,500 £42,650
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £37,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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
13237 15417 17597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.80% 16.78% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10830 12916 14353
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OpenVPN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OpenVPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

OpenVPN Salary Histogram in England

OpenVPN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVPN within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 3 £25,000 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing OpenVPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OpenVPN.

1 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco
3 21 (72.41%) IPsec
3 21 (72.41%) VMware
4 18 (62.07%) CentOS
5 17 (58.62%) Red Hat
5 17 (58.62%) VPN
6 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
6 16 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (55.17%) VLAN
7 15 (51.72%) Windows
7 15 (51.72%) Puppet
8 14 (48.28%) Apache
9 12 (41.38%) PHP
9 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (41.38%) pfSense
10 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
10 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (37.93%) Web Services
10 11 (37.93%) Dell
10 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
11 10 (34.48%) Postfix
12 9 (31.03%) Information Security
12 9 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (31.03%) DNS
12 9 (31.03%) LAPP Stack
12 9 (31.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (31.03%) Couchbase
12 9 (31.03%) PHP-FPM

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (48.28%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.90%) CloudFront
3 2 (6.90%) Route 53
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) PaaS
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) IPsec
2 17 (58.62%) VPN
3 16 (55.17%) TCP/IP
3 16 (55.17%) VLAN
4 9 (31.03%) DNS
5 8 (27.59%) Firewall
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (13.79%) DHCP
8 3 (10.34%) BGP
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (10.34%) DMVPN
8 3 (10.34%) EIGRP
8 3 (10.34%) HSRP
8 3 (10.34%) MPLS
8 3 (10.34%) OSPF
8 3 (10.34%) SAN
8 3 (10.34%) SSH
8 3 (10.34%) SSL
8 3 (10.34%) VoIP
8 3 (10.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (31.03%) Couchbase
1 9 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.69%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Grunt
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.45%) GitLab
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Liquibase
4 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) French Language
1 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (20.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (20.69%) IT Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Associate Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support
6 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Web Services
2 9 (31.03%) LAPP Stack
2 9 (31.03%) PHP-FPM
3 3 (10.34%) 802.1X
4 2 (6.90%) LAMP
4 2 (6.90%) Node.js
5 1 (3.45%) ELK Stack
5 1 (3.45%) MCollective
5 1 (3.45%) Memcached
5 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) EMC VNX
2 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) CentOS
3 16 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (51.72%) Windows
5 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
5 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (27.59%) Debian
7 7 (24.14%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.90%) Unix
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.45%) Fedora
9 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
2 9 (31.03%) Information Security
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (10.34%) Network Design
5 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.90%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) Security Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) PHP
2 7 (24.14%) Python
3 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.79%) Perl
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Ruby
6 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) pfSense
2 10 (34.48%) Postfix
3 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.79%) KVM
5 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
6 2 (6.90%) Docker
6 2 (6.90%) iptables
6 2 (6.90%) NFS
6 2 (6.90%) oVirt
6 2 (6.90%) Samba
6 2 (6.90%) vCloud
7 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.45%) LXC
7 1 (3.45%) RHEV
7 1 (3.45%) Snort
7 1 (3.45%) Squid
7 1 (3.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) Puppet
2 5 (17.24%) Ansible
2 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) Bacula
3 2 (6.90%) Nagios
3 2 (6.90%) WSUS
3 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.45%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.45%) cPanel
4 1 (3.45%) Kibana
4 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.45%) logstash
4 1 (3.45%) Nessus
4 1 (3.45%) OpenVAS
4 1 (3.45%) Opsview
4 1 (3.45%) OSSEC
4 1 (3.45%) Plesk
4 1 (3.45%) Rancher
4 1 (3.45%) Salt
4 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 17 (58.62%) Red Hat
4 11 (37.93%) Dell
5 6 (20.69%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.79%) NetApp
7 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
7 2 (6.90%) Avaya
7 2 (6.90%) EMC
7 2 (6.90%) NetSuite
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle
7 2 (6.90%) Sophos
8 1 (3.45%) Apple
8 1 (3.45%) Brocade
8 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.45%) Juniper
8 1 (3.45%) Sonatype
8 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire