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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVPN
Rank 652 637 680
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +43
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 4 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.058% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.060% 0.33% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 9
Average salary £65,000 £51,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.82% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £59,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +11.11%
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
6687 7840 7778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.82% 17.54% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5703 6554 6379
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (81.82%) Python
2 9 (81.82%) CentOS
2 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) Nagios
4 6 (54.55%) Perl
4 6 (54.55%) MySQL
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Apache
4 6 (54.55%) IPsec
4 6 (54.55%) LAMP
4 6 (54.55%) Xen
5 5 (45.45%) VLAN
5 5 (45.45%) Marketing
5 5 (45.45%) Google
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (45.45%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) Cacti
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) High Availability
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (36.36%) PHP
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) SSH

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (54.55%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Confluence
2 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) GitHub
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (18.18%) IaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (9.09%) CloudFront
4 1 (9.09%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) IPsec
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) VLAN
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) FTP
4 3 (27.27%) HTTP
4 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
4 3 (27.27%) ICMP
4 3 (27.27%) IMAP
4 3 (27.27%) POP3
4 3 (27.27%) SMTP
4 3 (27.27%) SNMP
4 3 (27.27%) SSH
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) Telnet
4 3 (27.27%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Gerrit
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) VisualVM
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support
1 5 (45.45%) Junior
1 5 (45.45%) Junior IT Support
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Support
2 4 (36.36%) IT Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Junior IT Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Junior Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Junior Systems Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) LAMP
2 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) RESTful
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) YAML
3 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Fintech
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) CentOS
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Android
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Solaris
4 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) High Availability
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
1 9 (81.82%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
1 2 (18.18%) PMP
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Xen
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Docker
4 3 (27.27%) Samba
4 3 (27.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Nagios
2 5 (45.45%) Cacti
2 5 (45.45%) Puppet
3 3 (27.27%) Ansible
3 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (27.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Google
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) AppDynamics
5 3 (27.27%) BMC
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Intel
5 3 (27.27%) New Relic
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
5 3 (27.27%) Splunk
6 2 (18.18%) WorldPay