The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenVPN over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenVPN
Rank 611 587 637
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +50
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 12 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.050% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.31% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 4
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £44,750 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £32,200
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £33,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +57.14%
OpenVPN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7687 7056 8737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 15.94% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6343 5950 7402
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenVPN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenVPN across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OpenVPN Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenVPN
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenVPN across the London region.

OpenVPN Salary Trend in London

OpenVPN
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenVPN across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

OpenVPN Salary Histogram in London

OpenVPN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVPN within the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
City of London -2 4 £25,000 -41.17%
Hammersmith - 1 £27,500 -
OpenVPN
England

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (68.42%) Windows
4 12 (63.16%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (63.16%) DNS
5 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
5 11 (57.89%) Degree
6 10 (52.63%) SSH
7 9 (47.37%) OpenBSD
7 9 (47.37%) VPN
7 9 (47.37%) Solaris
7 9 (47.37%) SMTP
7 9 (47.37%) IMAP
7 9 (47.37%) Ubuntu
7 9 (47.37%) Network Security
7 9 (47.37%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (42.11%) Postfix
8 8 (42.11%) OpenSSH
8 8 (42.11%) DHCP
8 8 (42.11%) MySQL
8 8 (42.11%) Samba
9 7 (36.84%) IPsec
9 7 (36.84%) HP
9 7 (36.84%) Cisco
9 7 (36.84%) Apache
9 7 (36.84%) OpenLDAP
9 7 (36.84%) Asterisk PBX
9 7 (36.84%) Web Development
10 6 (31.58%) PHP
10 6 (31.58%) NFS

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 7 (36.84%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) nginx
3 4 (21.05%) Zope
3 4 (21.05%) Plone
4 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) Drupal
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Wi-Fi
1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 10 (52.63%) SSH
4 9 (47.37%) VPN
4 9 (47.37%) SMTP
4 9 (47.37%) IMAP
4 9 (47.37%) Network Security
5 8 (42.11%) DHCP
6 7 (36.84%) IPsec
6 7 (36.84%) OpenLDAP
6 7 (36.84%) Asterisk PBX
7 5 (26.32%) Firewall
8 4 (21.05%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (21.05%) OSPF
8 4 (21.05%) BGP
9 3 (15.79%) Broadband
9 3 (15.79%) GSM
9 3 (15.79%) LAN
9 3 (15.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (42.11%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) MariaDB
4 3 (15.79%) SQLite
4 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Emacs
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (21.05%) Games
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Multimedia
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Administrator
2 9 (47.37%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Project Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support
6 1 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) OpenBSD
3 9 (47.37%) Solaris
3 9 (47.37%) Ubuntu
4 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Debian
5 4 (21.05%) FreeBSD
5 4 (21.05%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) CentOS
7 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (36.84%) Web Development
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) Web Design
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PHP
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Postfix
1 8 (42.11%) OpenSSH
1 8 (42.11%) Samba
2 6 (31.58%) NFS
3 5 (26.32%) Varnish
4 4 (21.05%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.26%) Squid
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
1 4 (21.05%) HAProxy
1 4 (21.05%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
2 1 (5.26%) Capistrano
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) HP
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) VMware