The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVPN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenVPN over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVPN
Rank 901 941 983
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +42
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 15 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.026% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.090% 0.15% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 13
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -11.76%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16651 19150 20929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.07% 17.28% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13836 15616 16734
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OpenVPN
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OpenVPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OpenVPN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenVPN
Salary Trend

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

OpenVPN Salary Trend in the UK

OpenVPN
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenVPN over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 within the UK.

OpenVPN Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenVPN
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVPN within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +42 15 £40,000 -11.11% 2
South Yorkshire +26 6 £31,500 +12.50%
Sheffield +26 6 £31,500 +12.50%
Yorkshire +16 6 £31,500 +12.50%
North West +13 4 - -
Manchester +4 4 - -
London +46 3 £70,000 +47.36% 1
South East +25 2 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hampshire +3 2 £47,500 - 1
Southampton - 2 £47,500 - 1

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing OpenVPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OpenVPN.

1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
3 19 (70.37%) Nagios
4 18 (66.67%) VMware
4 18 (66.67%) Puppet
5 17 (62.96%) Bash Shell
6 16 (59.26%) CentOS
6 16 (59.26%) Python
7 15 (55.56%) Apache
7 15 (55.56%) IPsec
8 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (48.15%) Cisco
9 12 (44.44%) Debian
10 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (40.74%) Perl
11 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
12 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (33.33%) Firewall
12 9 (33.33%) Windows
12 9 (33.33%) VPN
12 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
12 9 (33.33%) KVM
12 9 (33.33%) Docker
13 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
13 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
13 8 (29.63%) PHP
13 8 (29.63%) MySQL
13 8 (29.63%) Subversion
13 8 (29.63%) nginx
13 8 (29.63%) Degree

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (55.56%) Apache
2 8 (29.63%) nginx
3 4 (14.81%) OpenStack
4 3 (11.11%) Confluence
4 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) GitHub
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.41%) CloudFront
3 2 (7.41%) IaaS
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) IPsec
2 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) VPN
3 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
4 7 (25.93%) Asterisk PBX
5 6 (22.22%) Junos
5 6 (22.22%) VoIP
6 5 (18.52%) DHCP
6 5 (18.52%) DNS
6 5 (18.52%) LDAP
6 5 (18.52%) NAS
6 5 (18.52%) SAN
6 5 (18.52%) VLAN
7 4 (14.81%) FTP
8 3 (11.11%) HTTP
8 3 (11.11%) IMAP
8 3 (11.11%) LAN
8 3 (11.11%) POP3
8 3 (11.11%) SMTP
8 3 (11.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (7.41%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.70%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 8 (29.63%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) Gerrit
3 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 3 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) IT Support
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Support
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Junior
4 3 (11.11%) Junior IT Support
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Support
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) LAMP
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (11.11%) Middleware
2 3 (11.11%) RESTful
2 3 (11.11%) SOAP
2 3 (11.11%) YAML
3 2 (7.41%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (7.41%) PHP-FPM
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 16 (59.26%) CentOS
3 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (44.44%) Debian
5 9 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (22.22%) Mac OS X
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (11.11%) Android
8 3 (11.11%) Solaris
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
3 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (18.52%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (7.41%) High Availability
7 2 (7.41%) Information Security
7 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (7.41%) Release Management
7 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Bash Shell
2 16 (59.26%) Python
3 11 (40.74%) Perl
4 8 (29.63%) PHP
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PMP
3 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (33.33%) Docker
2 9 (33.33%) KVM
3 6 (22.22%) LXC
4 5 (18.52%) Xen
5 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
5 4 (14.81%) Samba
6 3 (11.11%) Postfix
6 3 (11.11%) VirtualBox
7 2 (7.41%) Dovecot
7 2 (7.41%) pfSense
7 2 (7.41%) QEMU
8 1 (3.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (70.37%) Nagios
2 18 (66.67%) Puppet
3 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (22.22%) Opsview
5 3 (11.11%) Ansible
5 3 (11.11%) Cacti
5 3 (11.11%) Rancher
5 3 (11.11%) Sysdig
5 3 (11.11%) vRealize
6 2 (7.41%) Munin
6 2 (7.41%) Pacemaker
7 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 13 (48.15%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) Apple
4 6 (22.22%) Brocade
5 5 (18.52%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) AppDynamics
6 3 (11.11%) BMC
6 3 (11.11%) Google
6 3 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
6 3 (11.11%) Intel
6 3 (11.11%) New Relic
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 3 (11.11%) Splunk
7 2 (7.41%) Dell
7 2 (7.41%) WorldPay
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) Remedy
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago