The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenVPN
Rank 869 826 858
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +32
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 26 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.010% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.054% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 18
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,250 £31,650
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £33,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +22.22%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19275 18628 19991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.71% 18.36% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15532 15055 16702
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OpenVPN
UK

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 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 1 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 - 10 £28,000 - 2
London -23 9 £60,000 +41.17% 1
East of England - 3 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £30,000 - 1
South West - 2 £42,500 -
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 36 (97.30%) Linux
2 25 (67.57%) VPN
3 21 (56.76%) DNS
3 21 (56.76%) Windows
3 21 (56.76%) MySQL
3 21 (56.76%) Bash Shell
4 20 (54.05%) PHP
4 20 (54.05%) TCP/IP
5 19 (51.35%) Postfix
6 18 (48.65%) Cisco
6 18 (48.65%) DHCP
7 16 (43.24%) SSH
8 15 (40.54%) IPsec
9 14 (37.84%) NFS
9 14 (37.84%) CentOS
10 13 (35.14%) FTP
10 13 (35.14%) VLAN
11 12 (32.43%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (32.43%) LAMP
11 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
11 12 (32.43%) Degree
11 12 (32.43%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (29.73%) Apache
12 11 (29.73%) VMware
13 10 (27.03%) Ubuntu
13 10 (27.03%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
13 10 (27.03%) Puppet
14 9 (24.32%) Wireshark
14 9 (24.32%) Polycom

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (29.73%) Apache
2 9 (24.32%) IIS
2 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
3 7 (18.92%) nginx
4 4 (10.81%) Drupal
4 4 (10.81%) Apache Solr
5 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 3 (8.11%) GlassFish
5 3 (8.11%) Jetty
6 2 (5.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Route 53
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (67.57%) VPN
2 21 (56.76%) DNS
3 20 (54.05%) TCP/IP
4 18 (48.65%) DHCP
5 16 (43.24%) SSH
6 15 (40.54%) IPsec
7 13 (35.14%) FTP
7 13 (35.14%) VLAN
8 12 (32.43%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (27.03%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (24.32%) Wireshark
10 9 (24.32%) VoIP
10 9 (24.32%) DSL
11 7 (18.92%) Internet
11 7 (18.92%) SNMP
11 7 (18.92%) IMAP
11 7 (18.92%) OpenLDAP
12 6 (16.22%) SSL
13 5 (13.51%) OSPF
13 5 (13.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) MySQL
2 12 (32.43%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.11%) SQLite
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
1 7 (18.92%) Mercurial
2 4 (10.81%) Hudson
2 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.11%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 2 (5.41%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (10.81%) Publishing
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Multimedia
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Systems Support
2 9 (24.32%) Support Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Support Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Systems Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Systems Support Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Systems Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (18.92%) Administrator
3 7 (18.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Team Leader
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) LAMP
2 3 (8.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Windows
3 14 (37.84%) CentOS
4 10 (27.03%) Ubuntu
5 7 (18.92%) Solaris
6 5 (13.51%) Mac OS X
7 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.81%) Debian
7 4 (10.81%) OpenBSD
8 3 (8.11%) UNIX
8 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
2 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
2 7 (18.92%) DevOps
3 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.81%) Load Testing
5 3 (8.11%) OO
5 3 (8.11%) Identity Management
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (8.11%) High Availability
5 3 (8.11%) SIEM
5 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.11%) Web Development
6 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Analytics
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Bash Shell
2 20 (54.05%) PHP
3 8 (21.62%) Python
3 8 (21.62%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) Perl
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) C++
5 4 (10.81%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.81%) CCNP
3 1 (2.70%) HND
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Postfix
2 14 (37.84%) NFS
3 8 (21.62%) Samba
4 7 (18.92%) OpenSSH
5 4 (10.81%) VirtualBox
5 4 (10.81%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (10.81%) Varnish
6 3 (8.11%) ISA Server
6 3 (8.11%) KVM
7 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (5.41%) Squid
8 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Puppet
2 7 (18.92%) Nagios
3 4 (10.81%) Capistrano
3 4 (10.81%) Vagrant
4 3 (8.11%) OpenView
4 3 (8.11%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (8.11%) ZABBIX
4 3 (8.11%) Cacti
5 1 (2.70%) Munin
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Cisco
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (29.73%) VMware
4 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
5 9 (24.32%) Polycom
5 9 (24.32%) Citrix
6 6 (16.22%) HP
7 3 (8.11%) Sun
7 3 (8.11%) Compuware
7 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.11%) Aruba
7 3 (8.11%) ArcSight
7 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
8 2 (5.41%) Perforce
9 1 (2.70%) NetApp
9 1 (2.70%) Juniper
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