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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenVPN
Rank 855 871 848
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 23 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.024% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.13% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -15.15%
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
17307 19542 18860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.93% 17.87% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14322 15698 15238
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
North West +4 10 £37,500 +25.00% 2
London +27 6 £45,000 -25.00% 2
South East -4 5 £45,000 +60.71%
South West -12 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Yorkshire - 1 £28,000 -
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 56 (87.50%) VPN
2 52 (81.25%) Linux
3 48 (75.00%) IPsec
4 39 (60.94%) MySQL
5 33 (51.56%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (50.00%) CentOS
7 31 (48.44%) Bash Shell
8 30 (46.88%) Python
8 30 (46.88%) PPTP
9 28 (43.75%) PHP
9 28 (43.75%) Firewall
10 27 (42.19%) L2TP
11 24 (37.50%) Ubuntu
12 23 (35.94%) Route 53
12 23 (35.94%) Telecoms
13 21 (32.81%) VMware
13 21 (32.81%) Cisco
14 20 (31.25%) Data Centre
15 19 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (29.69%) DNS
16 18 (28.13%) SSL
16 18 (28.13%) Apache
16 18 (28.13%) Debian
17 17 (26.56%) Red Hat
17 17 (26.56%) nginx
18 16 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
18 16 (25.00%) Puppet
18 16 (25.00%) KVM
18 16 (25.00%) MariaDB
18 16 (25.00%) Shell Script

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (28.13%) Apache
2 17 (26.56%) nginx
3 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.56%) Jetty
4 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (51.56%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (35.94%) Route 53
3 16 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (23.44%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (7.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (4.69%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (4.69%) Google Apps
7 2 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.56%) SaaS
8 1 (1.56%) PaaS
8 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (87.50%) VPN
2 48 (75.00%) IPsec
3 30 (46.88%) PPTP
4 28 (43.75%) Firewall
5 27 (42.19%) L2TP
6 19 (29.69%) DNS
7 18 (28.13%) SSL
8 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
9 12 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (18.75%) Internet
10 6 (9.38%) MPLS
10 6 (9.38%) OSPF
10 6 (9.38%) BGP
11 5 (7.81%) 3G
11 5 (7.81%) 4G
11 5 (7.81%) Network Security
12 4 (6.25%) SAN
12 4 (6.25%) Ethernet
13 3 (4.69%) LDAP
13 3 (4.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (60.94%) MySQL
2 16 (25.00%) MariaDB
3 6 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.69%) CouchDB
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.13%) Redis
6 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.56%) SQLite
6 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (35.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.56%) Law
2 1 (1.56%) Legal
2 1 (1.56%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Systems Administrator
2 21 (32.81%) Administrator
3 11 (17.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Network Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Design Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Network Design Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Linux Support
8 2 (3.13%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Consultant
9 1 (1.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (1.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) Web Services
2 12 (18.75%) LAMP
3 3 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (4.69%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (1.56%) .NET Compact Framework
4 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.56%) XML
4 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.56%) Java EE
4 1 (1.56%) JSON
4 1 (1.56%) WCF
4 1 (1.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 15 (23.44%) PKI
3 12 (18.75%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.56%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 52 (81.25%) Linux
2 32 (50.00%) CentOS
3 24 (37.50%) Ubuntu
4 18 (28.13%) Debian
5 15 (23.44%) Windows
6 12 (18.75%) Amazon Linux
7 4 (6.25%) OpenBSD
8 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.69%) UNIX
9 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.56%) FreeNAS
10 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.56%) Solaris
10 1 (1.56%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (23.44%) Analytics
2 13 (20.31%) DevOps
2 13 (20.31%) Migration
3 12 (18.75%) Scrum
3 12 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (17.19%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (17.19%) Data Protection
4 11 (17.19%) TDD
5 7 (10.94%) Network Design
5 7 (10.94%) Network Architecture
6 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.25%) CRM
7 4 (6.25%) Information Security
7 4 (6.25%) SIEM
8 3 (4.69%) Time Management
8 3 (4.69%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (3.13%) Server Hardening
9 2 (3.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) Bash Shell
2 30 (46.88%) Python
3 28 (43.75%) PHP
4 16 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 15 (23.44%) Perl
6 12 (18.75%) C++
7 4 (6.25%) Ruby
8 3 (4.69%) Java
8 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.69%) Go
9 2 (3.13%) C
10 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
1 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) CCIE
2 2 (3.13%) CCNP
2 2 (3.13%) CCNA
2 2 (3.13%) CCDP
2 2 (3.13%) CISSP
3 1 (1.56%) CISM
3 1 (1.56%) GIAC
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
3 1 (1.56%) CCSP
3 1 (1.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (25.00%) KVM
3 14 (21.88%) Xen
4 12 (18.75%) Docker
5 6 (9.38%) FreeRADIUS
6 4 (6.25%) Snort
7 3 (4.69%) Postfix
7 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
7 3 (4.69%) vCloud
8 2 (3.13%) pfSense
8 2 (3.13%) XenApp
8 2 (3.13%) XenServer
8 2 (3.13%) NFS
8 2 (3.13%) Openswan
9 1 (1.56%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (1.56%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (1.56%) Ceph
9 1 (1.56%) LXC
9 1 (1.56%) iptables
9 1 (1.56%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 16 (25.00%) Puppet
2 14 (21.88%) Nagios
2 14 (21.88%) Vagrant
3 6 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.69%) logstash
4 3 (4.69%) Nessus
4 3 (4.69%) CFEngine
4 3 (4.69%) OSSEC
5 2 (3.13%) Cacti
5 2 (3.13%) Munin
5 2 (3.13%) Pacemaker
6 1 (1.56%) Rsyslog
6 1 (1.56%) Bacula
6 1 (1.56%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.56%) yum
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Cisco
1 21 (32.81%) VMware
2 17 (26.56%) Red Hat
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.25%) Juniper
4 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle
5 3 (4.69%) HP
5 3 (4.69%) Sourcefire
5 3 (4.69%) Google
6 2 (3.13%) Splunk
6 2 (3.13%) Percona
6 2 (3.13%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.13%) Citrix
6 2 (3.13%) NetApp
6 2 (3.13%) McAfee
7 1 (1.56%) Symantec
7 1 (1.56%) EMC
7 1 (1.56%) Assembla
7 1 (1.56%) New Relic
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