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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVPN
Rank 935 931 996
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +65
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 9 42 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.038% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.051% 0.21% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 5 39 11
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%

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
17769 20070 20723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.27% 18.19% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14742 15904 16419
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,580
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

OpenVPN Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenVPN
Top 7 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 3 May 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 -12 8 £52,500 +10.52% 1
London -14 4 £65,000 +30.00%
North West +26 2 - -
Manchester +8 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 17 (73.91%) Nagios
2 16 (69.57%) Red Hat
2 16 (69.57%) Linux
3 14 (60.87%) Apache
3 14 (60.87%) MySQL
4 12 (52.17%) Python
4 12 (52.17%) Cisco
4 12 (52.17%) CentOS
4 12 (52.17%) Bash Shell
5 11 (47.83%) Puppet
6 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
6 9 (39.13%) Windows
7 8 (34.78%) Xen
7 8 (34.78%) IPsec
8 7 (30.43%) Firewall
8 7 (30.43%) LAMP
8 7 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (30.43%) VMware
8 7 (30.43%) Perl
8 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 7 (30.43%) KVM
9 6 (26.09%) Pacemaker
9 6 (26.09%) Dovecot
9 6 (26.09%) QEMU
9 6 (26.09%) VPN
9 6 (26.09%) LAN
9 6 (26.09%) Google
9 6 (26.09%) VLAN
9 6 (26.09%) Marketing
9 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 14 (60.87%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) OpenStack
3 3 (13.04%) Confluence
3 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) GitHub
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.70%) IaaS
3 2 (8.70%) SaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.35%) CloudFront
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
2 8 (34.78%) IPsec
3 7 (30.43%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) LAN
4 6 (26.09%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (26.09%) VLAN
4 6 (26.09%) VPN
5 4 (17.39%) FTP
5 4 (17.39%) SNMP
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (13.04%) DHCP
6 3 (13.04%) DNS
6 3 (13.04%) HTTP
6 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
6 3 (13.04%) ICMP
6 3 (13.04%) IMAP
6 3 (13.04%) POP3
6 3 (13.04%) SMTP
6 3 (13.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) MySQL
2 7 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Gerrit
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
1 3 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.35%) Hudson
2 1 (4.35%) VisualVM
General
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) IT Support
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Junior
2 6 (26.09%) Junior IT Support
2 6 (26.09%) Linux Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Systems Support
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) IT Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Junior IT Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Junior Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Junior Systems Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) IT Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) LAMP
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) RESTful
2 3 (13.04%) SOAP
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) YAML
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Fintech
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) CentOS
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Android
5 3 (13.04%) Debian
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.35%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) DevOps
1 4 (17.39%) High Availability
1 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
2 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Release Management
3 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) SDLC
3 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Bash Shell
1 12 (52.17%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) Perl
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.70%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.35%) RHCE
3 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Xen
2 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) KVM
3 6 (26.09%) Dovecot
3 6 (26.09%) QEMU
4 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (13.04%) Docker
5 3 (13.04%) Samba
5 3 (13.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (73.91%) Nagios
2 11 (47.83%) Puppet
3 6 (26.09%) Cacti
3 6 (26.09%) Munin
3 6 (26.09%) Pacemaker
4 4 (17.39%) Ansible
4 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (13.04%) vRealize
6 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Red Hat
2 12 (52.17%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) Google
5 4 (17.39%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) AppDynamics
6 3 (13.04%) BMC
6 3 (13.04%) IBM
6 3 (13.04%) Intel
6 3 (13.04%) New Relic
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow
6 3 (13.04%) Splunk
7 2 (8.70%) NetApp
7 2 (8.70%) WorldPay
8 1 (4.35%) Juniper
8 1 (4.35%) Remedy
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