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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Openswan
Rank - - 880
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 - - 0.037%
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
12290 12535 10875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.10% 10.61% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10167 10496 9255
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 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 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 11 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 11 (100.00%) OpenVPN
2 10 (90.91%) Cacti
2 10 (90.91%) Nagios
2 10 (90.91%) VoIP
3 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (81.82%) Splunk
3 9 (81.82%) MariaDB
3 9 (81.82%) Percona
4 8 (72.73%) Server Hardening
4 8 (72.73%) Ganglia
4 8 (72.73%) VPN
4 8 (72.73%) Windows
5 7 (63.64%) IPv4
5 7 (63.64%) VLAN
5 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
6 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
7 5 (45.45%) PHP
8 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (27.27%) Redis
9 3 (27.27%) SAN
9 3 (27.27%) CentOS
9 3 (27.27%) Couchbase
9 3 (27.27%) Datadog

Openswan
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) nginx
1 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) OpenVPN
2 10 (90.91%) VoIP
3 8 (72.73%) VPN
4 7 (63.64%) IPv4
4 7 (63.64%) VLAN
5 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) SSL
7 2 (18.18%) Network Security
7 2 (18.18%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (81.82%) MariaDB
3 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
4 3 (27.27%) Redis
4 3 (27.27%) Couchbase
5 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Administrator
2 8 (72.73%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (72.73%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (63.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (36.36%) DBA
4 4 (36.36%) Network Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) OpenBSD
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) FreeBSD
5 1 (9.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Server Hardening
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) NFS
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Postfix
1 2 (18.18%) Sendmail
1 2 (18.18%) Varnish
1 2 (18.18%) Dovecot
1 2 (18.18%) SpamAssassin
1 2 (18.18%) OpenSIPS
1 2 (18.18%) Corosync
1 2 (18.18%) KVM
1 2 (18.18%) Ceph
1 2 (18.18%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Nagios
1 10 (90.91%) Cacti
2 8 (72.73%) Ganglia
3 2 (18.18%) Munin
3 2 (18.18%) yum
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (18.18%) logstash
3 2 (18.18%) Rsyslog
3 2 (18.18%) Bacula
3 2 (18.18%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
1 9 (81.82%) Splunk
1 9 (81.82%) Percona
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds