The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OpenVPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenVPN over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenVPN
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 898 925
Rank change year-on-year +53 +27  
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 20 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.017% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.10% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 30
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £29,750 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £73,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £31,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +42.85% -30.00%  

OpenVPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13674 15681 17859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.37% 16.97% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34087 39672 43359
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

OpenVPN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OpenVPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OpenVPN in England

OpenVPN
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for OpenVPN in England

OpenVPN
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenVPN in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenVPN in England

OpenVPN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVPN within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
London +43 14 £57,500 -17.85%
South East +47 4 £47,500 -
North of England -16 1 £37,500 +19.04%
North West -39 1 £37,500 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 - 1
OpenVPN
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for OpenVPN.

1 29 (93.55%) Linux
2 22 (70.97%) VPN
3 20 (64.52%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (61.29%) Puppet
4 19 (61.29%) Firewall
5 17 (54.84%) Jenkins
6 16 (51.61%) Cisco
7 15 (48.39%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (48.39%) Docker
8 14 (45.16%) nginx
8 14 (45.16%) Apache
9 13 (41.94%) MySQL
9 13 (41.94%) Windows
9 13 (41.94%) CentOS
10 12 (38.71%) IPsec
10 12 (38.71%) DevOps
11 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
11 9 (29.03%) Varnish
11 9 (29.03%) High Availability
11 9 (29.03%) Ansible
11 9 (29.03%) Terraform
12 8 (25.81%) Fintech
12 8 (25.81%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (25.81%) Kubernetes
12 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
12 8 (25.81%) Packer
12 8 (25.81%) HAProxy
12 8 (25.81%) Salt
12 8 (25.81%) logstash
12 8 (25.81%) Mesos

OpenVPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (45.16%) Apache
1 14 (45.16%) nginx
2 8 (25.81%) Apache Solr
2 8 (25.81%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (25.81%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.23%) Jetty
5 1 (3.23%) Zimbra
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (48.39%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (25.81%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (25.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (22.58%) Amazon S3
4 7 (22.58%) Google App Engine
4 7 (22.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.23%) Office 365
5 1 (3.23%) Route 53
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (70.97%) VPN
2 19 (61.29%) Firewall
3 12 (38.71%) IPsec
4 8 (25.81%) Junos
4 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (22.58%) DNS
5 7 (22.58%) SAN
5 7 (22.58%) SNMP
6 6 (19.35%) DHCP
6 6 (19.35%) HTTP
6 6 (19.35%) SSL
7 5 (16.13%) BGP
7 5 (16.13%) BIG-IP
7 5 (16.13%) MPLS
7 5 (16.13%) OSPF
7 5 (16.13%) VLAN
8 3 (9.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) MySQL
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.81%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (25.81%) Big Data
3 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (22.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
5 3 (9.68%) Redis
6 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Jenkins
2 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
3 7 (22.58%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Administrator
1 11 (35.48%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (29.03%) Network Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Network Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Network Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) IT Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (22.58%) Kafka
1 7 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (9.68%) Memcached
3 1 (3.23%) Dropwizard
3 1 (3.23%) Java EE
3 1 (3.23%) JMX
3 1 (3.23%) LAMP
3 1 (3.23%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Clustering
1 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
1 8 (25.81%) Fintech
2 7 (22.58%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) CentOS
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.45%) Debian
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) DevOps
2 9 (29.03%) High Availability
3 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
3 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (25.81%) Machine Learning
4 7 (22.58%) Microservices
5 6 (19.35%) Analytics
5 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.23%) Change Management
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
8 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.23%) Operations Management
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) Security Management
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
2 6 (19.35%) Python
3 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 5 (16.13%) Ruby
4 2 (6.45%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Docker
2 9 (29.03%) Varnish
3 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) Corosync
4 1 (3.23%) iptables
4 1 (3.23%) LXC
4 1 (3.23%) NFS
4 1 (3.23%) Postfix
4 1 (3.23%) Squid
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (61.29%) Puppet
2 9 (29.03%) Ansible
2 9 (29.03%) Terraform
3 8 (25.81%) HAProxy
3 8 (25.81%) Kubernetes
3 8 (25.81%) logstash
3 8 (25.81%) Mesos
3 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (25.81%) Packer
3 8 (25.81%) Salt
3 8 (25.81%) ZABBIX
4 7 (22.58%) Kibana
5 4 (12.90%) Nagios
6 3 (9.68%) cPanel
6 3 (9.68%) Graphite
6 3 (9.68%) Graylog
6 3 (9.68%) Plesk
7 1 (3.23%) Bacula
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Cisco
2 8 (25.81%) Dell
2 8 (25.81%) HP
3 7 (22.58%) New Relic
4 5 (16.13%) F5
4 5 (16.13%) Juniper
5 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) Avaya
6 1 (3.23%) BMC
6 1 (3.23%) Open-E
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Remedy
6 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam
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