The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVPN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenVPN over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVPN
Rank 921 891 917
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +26
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 14 46 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.043% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.081% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 19
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%

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
17278 19320 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.15% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14368 15676 14260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OpenVPN
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenVPN within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016 within the UK.

OpenVPN Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenVPN
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVPN within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
England -16 8 £31,500 -30.00% 2
Wales - 6 £40,000 -
Monmouthshire - 6 £40,000 -
South Wales - 6 £40,000 -
London -8 5 £31,500 -44.00% 2
East Midlands - 2 £43,750 -
Monmouth - 2 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £43,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £43,750 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £25,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £25,000 -

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Nagios
2 15 (53.57%) Puppet
3 14 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 14 (50.00%) MySQL
4 13 (46.43%) Apache
4 13 (46.43%) Bash Shell
5 12 (42.86%) CentOS
5 12 (42.86%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) Windows
6 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 10 (35.71%) Firewall
6 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (32.14%) IPsec
7 9 (32.14%) Cisco
8 8 (28.57%) VPN
8 8 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (25.00%) Marketing
9 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.00%) Munin
9 7 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
9 7 (25.00%) KVM
10 6 (21.43%) Pacemaker
10 6 (21.43%) Xen
10 6 (21.43%) Dovecot
10 6 (21.43%) QEMU
10 6 (21.43%) LAN
10 6 (21.43%) Perl
10 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (21.43%) LAMP

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 13 (46.43%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (14.29%) SaaS
4 3 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (7.14%) Route 53
6 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (3.57%) GitHub
6 1 (3.57%) IaaS
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) IPsec
3 8 (28.57%) VPN
4 7 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
4 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (21.43%) LAN
6 5 (17.86%) VLAN
7 4 (14.29%) DNS
8 3 (10.71%) DHCP
8 3 (10.71%) LDAP
8 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
9 2 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
9 2 (7.14%) FTP
9 2 (7.14%) HTTP
9 2 (7.14%) NAS
9 2 (7.14%) PPTP
9 2 (7.14%) SAN
9 2 (7.14%) SNMP
9 2 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) MySQL
2 8 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.71%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (10.71%) VisualVM
3 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.57%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Consultant
1 6 (21.43%) IT Support
1 6 (21.43%) Linux Consultant
1 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Junior
2 5 (17.86%) Junior IT Support
2 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Systems Support
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Junior IT Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Junior Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Junior Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Programmer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) RESTful
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XHTML
2 1 (3.57%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.86%) PKI
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Fintech
4 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.57%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) CentOS
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
5 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 3 (10.71%) Debian
6 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.57%) Android
8 1 (3.57%) OpenBSD
8 1 (3.57%) Solaris
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) High Availability
2 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Bash Shell
2 12 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (21.43%) Perl
4 4 (14.29%) PHP
4 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) CCNP
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) RHCE
2 1 (3.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) KVM
3 6 (21.43%) Dovecot
3 6 (21.43%) QEMU
3 6 (21.43%) Xen
4 3 (10.71%) Docker
4 3 (10.71%) Samba
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) XenServer
5 2 (7.14%) Postfix
6 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.57%) Squid
6 1 (3.57%) VirtualBox
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (53.57%) Nagios
1 15 (53.57%) Puppet
2 7 (25.00%) Munin
3 6 (21.43%) Pacemaker
4 5 (17.86%) Cacti
5 2 (7.14%) Ansible
6 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.57%) vRealize
6 1 (3.57%) WSUS
6 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) Google
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) Vyatta
5 2 (7.14%) AppDynamics
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) BMC
6 1 (3.57%) IBM
6 1 (3.57%) Intel
6 1 (3.57%) Juniper
6 1 (3.57%) New Relic
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy
6 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.57%) Splunk
6 1 (3.57%) WorldPay
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago