The table below looks at the statistics for Openswan skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Openswan over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Openswan
Rank - - 876
Permanent jobs citing Openswan 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12012 12699 10966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.97% 10.86% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9986 10508 9348
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Openswan
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Openswan within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Openswan Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Openswan
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Openswan within the UK.

Openswan Salary Trend in the UK

Openswan
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Openswan 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 Openswan.

1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVPN
1 2 (100.00%) Percona
2 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (50.00%) Corosync
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Rsyslog
2 1 (50.00%) Ceph
2 1 (50.00%) Bacula
2 1 (50.00%) Pacemaker
2 1 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (50.00%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) yum
2 1 (50.00%) Varnish
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Dovecot
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing

Openswan
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Openswan 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 Openswan. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) OpenBSD
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (50.00%) Varnish
1 1 (50.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (50.00%) OpenSIPS
1 1 (50.00%) Corosync
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) Ceph
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) Munin
1 1 (50.00%) yum
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
1 1 (50.00%) Rsyslog
1 1 (50.00%) Bacula
1 1 (50.00%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Percona
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk