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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenVPN
Rank 616 615 624
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 27 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.032% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.20% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 4
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +71.11%
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
7787 7413 8578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.63% 15.70% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6499 6064 7075
Average salary £51,500 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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
City of London +6 6 £53,750 +7.50% 1
OpenVPN
England

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 38 (84.44%) VPN
3 37 (82.22%) MySQL
4 33 (73.33%) Web Services
4 33 (73.33%) Ubuntu
5 31 (68.89%) Bash Shell
6 30 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (64.44%) MariaDB
8 27 (60.00%) PHP
9 21 (46.67%) Python
10 20 (44.44%) CentOS
11 19 (42.22%) Windows
11 19 (42.22%) Firewall
12 18 (40.00%) Apache
12 18 (40.00%) Cisco
12 18 (40.00%) Nagios
12 18 (40.00%) Debian
12 18 (40.00%) VMware
13 16 (35.56%) PPTP
13 16 (35.56%) IPsec
13 16 (35.56%) NoSQL
13 16 (35.56%) Openswan
14 15 (33.33%) L2TP
14 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (31.11%) Perl
15 14 (31.11%) Xen
15 14 (31.11%) KVM
16 13 (28.89%) Telecoms
16 13 (28.89%) Amazon EC2
16 13 (28.89%) Splunk

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 18 (40.00%) Apache
2 12 (26.67%) nginx
3 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 30 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (28.89%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (26.67%) Route 53
4 7 (15.56%) Datadog
5 3 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (84.44%) VPN
2 19 (42.22%) Firewall
3 16 (35.56%) PPTP
3 16 (35.56%) IPsec
4 15 (33.33%) L2TP
5 11 (24.44%) VoIP
6 10 (22.22%) IPv4
6 10 (22.22%) VLAN
7 9 (20.00%) Internet
8 8 (17.78%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (13.33%) DNS
10 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
11 4 (8.89%) LDAP
11 4 (8.89%) SSL
11 4 (8.89%) FTP
11 4 (8.89%) HTTP
11 4 (8.89%) 802.15
11 4 (8.89%) SAN
11 4 (8.89%) ZigBee
11 4 (8.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (82.22%) MySQL
2 29 (64.44%) MariaDB
3 16 (35.56%) NoSQL
4 10 (22.22%) Redis
5 7 (15.56%) Couchbase
6 4 (8.89%) SQLite
7 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.89%) Subversion
3 3 (6.67%) JIRA
3 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (28.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Systems Administrator
2 31 (68.89%) Administrator
3 16 (35.56%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.33%) DBA
6 4 (8.89%) Embedded Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Network Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.22%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (73.33%) Web Services
2 4 (8.89%) XML
2 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
2 4 (8.89%) JSON
2 4 (8.89%) WCF
2 4 (8.89%) .NET Compact Framework
3 3 (6.67%) MCollective
4 2 (4.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Open Source
4 3 (6.67%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 33 (73.33%) Ubuntu
3 20 (44.44%) CentOS
4 19 (42.22%) Windows
5 18 (40.00%) Debian
6 11 (24.44%) Amazon Linux
7 4 (8.89%) Windows CE
7 4 (8.89%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (11.11%) DevOps
4 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.89%) Logistics
5 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.44%) CRM
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.44%) SIEM
6 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (4.44%) Workflow
7 1 (2.22%) Information Security
7 1 (2.22%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) Bash Shell
2 27 (60.00%) PHP
3 21 (46.67%) Python
4 14 (31.11%) Perl
5 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.89%) C
6 4 (8.89%) C#
7 3 (6.67%) Ruby
8 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) CCIE
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.22%) CCNP
3 1 (2.22%) CCDP
3 1 (2.22%) CISSP
3 1 (2.22%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Openswan
2 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (31.11%) KVM
3 14 (31.11%) Xen
4 4 (8.89%) Docker
4 4 (8.89%) LXC
4 4 (8.89%) Postfix
4 4 (8.89%) Firmware
5 2 (4.44%) Snort
5 2 (4.44%) vCloud
5 2 (4.44%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 18 (40.00%) Nagios
2 12 (26.67%) Cacti
2 12 (26.67%) Ganglia
3 6 (13.33%) Puppet
4 5 (11.11%) Vagrant
5 3 (6.67%) ZABBIX
5 3 (6.67%) logstash
5 3 (6.67%) Bacula
6 2 (4.44%) OSSEC
6 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.44%) Nessus
7 1 (2.22%) Munin
7 1 (2.22%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco
1 18 (40.00%) VMware
2 13 (28.89%) Splunk
2 13 (28.89%) Percona
3 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.89%) Assembla
5 2 (4.44%) Juniper
5 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.44%) McAfee
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.22%) HP
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