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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenVPN
Rank 853 822 853
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +31
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 27 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.035% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.20% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 20
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +106.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £31,550
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
19088 17400 21205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.34% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15191 14220 17495
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 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -19 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South East - 11 £28,000 - 2
North West - 2 £30,000 -
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 41 (95.35%) Linux
2 32 (74.42%) Windows
3 30 (69.77%) DNS
4 29 (67.44%) VPN
5 26 (60.47%) Cisco
6 25 (58.14%) TCP/IP
6 25 (58.14%) SSH
7 24 (55.81%) DHCP
8 23 (53.49%) PHP
8 23 (53.49%) MySQL
9 22 (51.16%) Postfix
10 19 (44.19%) Bash Shell
11 16 (37.21%) VLAN
11 16 (37.21%) FTP
11 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
11 16 (37.21%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (37.21%) VMware
12 15 (34.88%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (34.88%) LAMP
12 15 (34.88%) IPsec
12 15 (34.88%) Ubuntu
12 15 (34.88%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (32.56%) Degree
14 13 (30.23%) Kalman Filter
14 13 (30.23%) Citrix
14 13 (30.23%) Solaris
14 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
14 13 (30.23%) VoIP
15 12 (27.91%) IIS
15 12 (27.91%) DSL

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.91%) IIS
3 10 (23.26%) Apache
4 4 (9.30%) Zope
4 4 (9.30%) Plone
4 4 (9.30%) nginx
4 4 (9.30%) ejabberd
5 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Route 53
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (69.77%) DNS
2 29 (67.44%) VPN
3 25 (58.14%) TCP/IP
3 25 (58.14%) SSH
4 24 (55.81%) DHCP
5 16 (37.21%) VLAN
5 16 (37.21%) FTP
5 16 (37.21%) Wi-Fi
6 15 (34.88%) IPsec
6 15 (34.88%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (30.23%) VoIP
8 12 (27.91%) DSL
8 12 (27.91%) Wireshark
8 12 (27.91%) Network Security
9 10 (23.26%) OSPF
9 10 (23.26%) Internet
9 10 (23.26%) SMTP
9 10 (23.26%) IMAP
10 9 (20.93%) OpenLDAP
10 9 (20.93%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) MySQL
2 15 (34.88%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.30%) MariaDB
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.98%) SQLite
5 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.65%) Redis
5 2 (4.65%) Big Data
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Emacs
2 2 (4.65%) PHPUnit
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (9.30%) Games
2 3 (6.98%) Multimedia
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Administrator
2 15 (34.88%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (27.91%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Systems Support
3 12 (27.91%) Support Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Support Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Systems Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Systems Support Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Systems Support Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (20.93%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Project Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Network Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Security Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) LAMP
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Hedge funds
2 2 (4.65%) Open Source
3 1 (2.33%) PKI
3 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 41 (95.35%) Linux
2 32 (74.42%) Windows
3 15 (34.88%) Ubuntu
4 13 (30.23%) Solaris
5 10 (23.26%) OpenBSD
6 9 (20.93%) CentOS
7 7 (16.28%) Mac OS X
7 7 (16.28%) Debian
8 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
9 4 (9.30%) FreeBSD
9 4 (9.30%) UNIX
10 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (16.28%) Web Development
3 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.30%) Web Design
4 4 (9.30%) SIEM
5 3 (6.98%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.98%) OO
5 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.98%) Identity Management
5 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
6 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Analytics
6 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) People Management
7 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) PHP
2 19 (44.19%) Bash Shell
3 7 (16.28%) Python
3 7 (16.28%) Perl
4 5 (11.63%) C++
4 5 (11.63%) Java
5 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.65%) C
6 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.30%) CCNP
4 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CISSP
5 1 (2.33%) HND
5 1 (2.33%) GIAC
5 1 (2.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (51.16%) Postfix
2 11 (25.58%) Samba
3 9 (20.93%) OpenSSH
3 9 (20.93%) NFS
4 4 (9.30%) Varnish
4 4 (9.30%) SpamAssassin
4 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.30%) Ceph
5 3 (6.98%) Squid
5 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.98%) ISA Server
6 2 (4.65%) Docker
7 1 (2.33%) Snort
7 1 (2.33%) vSphere
7 1 (2.33%) XenApp
7 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.33%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Nagios
2 4 (9.30%) Ansible
2 4 (9.30%) Ganeti
2 4 (9.30%) Bacula
2 4 (9.30%) HAProxy
3 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (6.98%) Puppet
3 3 (6.98%) OpenView
3 3 (6.98%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (2.33%) WSUS
4 1 (2.33%) Munin
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Cisco
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 16 (37.21%) VMware
3 13 (30.23%) Citrix
4 12 (27.91%) Polycom
5 10 (23.26%) HP
6 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.98%) ArcSight
7 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.98%) Aruba
7 3 (6.98%) Sun
7 3 (6.98%) Compuware
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.65%) Juniper
8 2 (4.65%) Perforce
8 2 (4.65%) NetApp
8 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.33%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.33%) Splunk
9 1 (2.33%) EMC
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