The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenVPN
Rank 642 596 -
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.011% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.067% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £33,750 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-17.03% +25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7842 7507 8370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.30% 16.91% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6525 6160 7109
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OpenVPN
England

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 30 July 2014.

OpenVPN Salary Histogram in London

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (52.38%) NFS
3 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
3 11 (52.38%) DNS
3 11 (52.38%) CentOS
3 11 (52.38%) Postfix
4 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
4 10 (47.62%) Degree
4 10 (47.62%) VPN
4 10 (47.62%) Apache
4 10 (47.62%) MySQL
4 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
4 10 (47.62%) IPsec
5 9 (42.86%) Java
6 8 (38.10%) PHP
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
6 8 (38.10%) DHCP
6 8 (38.10%) Puppet
6 8 (38.10%) DevOps
7 7 (33.33%) OpenSSH
7 7 (33.33%) nginx
7 7 (33.33%) Mercurial
7 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 7 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
7 7 (33.33%) Ubuntu
7 7 (33.33%) SSH
7 7 (33.33%) IMAP
7 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (33.33%) Python

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (47.62%) Apache
2 7 (33.33%) nginx
3 4 (19.05%) Drupal
3 4 (19.05%) Apache Solr
4 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (14.29%) GlassFish
4 3 (14.29%) Jetty
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
1 11 (52.38%) DNS
2 10 (47.62%) VPN
2 10 (47.62%) IPsec
3 8 (38.10%) DHCP
4 7 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
4 7 (33.33%) SSH
4 7 (33.33%) IMAP
4 7 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (28.57%) SNMP
6 4 (19.05%) Network Security
6 4 (19.05%) SMTP
6 4 (19.05%) HTTP
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 3 (14.29%) Wireless
7 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 3 (14.29%) FTP
7 3 (14.29%) Broadband
7 3 (14.29%) GSM
7 3 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (47.62%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Hudson
General
1 4 (19.05%) Publishing
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Project Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 3 (14.29%) Open Source
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) CentOS
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 7 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) Solaris
5 4 (19.05%) OpenBSD
5 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
6 3 (14.29%) Debian
6 3 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) High Availability
5 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
2 9 (42.86%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) PHP
4 7 (33.33%) Python
4 7 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (19.05%) Ruby
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) NFS
1 11 (52.38%) Postfix
2 7 (33.33%) OpenSSH
2 7 (33.33%) Samba
3 4 (19.05%) VirtualBox
3 4 (19.05%) Varnish
4 3 (14.29%) FreeRADIUS
4 3 (14.29%) KVM
5 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Puppet
2 4 (19.05%) Vagrant
2 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (19.05%) Capistrano
3 3 (14.29%) Nagios
3 3 (14.29%) ZABBIX
3 3 (14.29%) Cacti
4 1 (4.76%) WSUS
4 1 (4.76%) SCOM
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) VMware