Period
to 23 July 2018

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 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenVPN
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1105 1137 1226
Rank change year-on-year +32 +89 +16
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 43 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.025% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.15% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 19
England median annual salary £65,000 £51,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.60% +8.95% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,750 £66,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +30.00% +8.11% +2.78%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24,699 26,743 32,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.27% 16.00% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19,670 21,805 27,175
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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 6 months to 23 July 2018.

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 6 months to 23 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 21 £67,500 +17.39% 5
East of England +26 14 £35,000 -34.58%
South East -15 8 £45,000 -10.00% 4
OpenVPN
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT jobs citing OpenVPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for OpenVPN.

1 38 (88.37%) Linux
2 32 (74.42%) Windows
3 31 (72.09%) Python
3 31 (72.09%) DevOps
4 30 (69.77%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (67.44%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (67.44%) Ansible
6 28 (65.12%) Puppet
6 28 (65.12%) DNS
7 27 (62.79%) Cisco
7 27 (62.79%) Samba
7 27 (62.79%) Git (software)
8 26 (60.47%) IPsec
9 24 (55.81%) Firewall
10 23 (53.49%) SSH
10 23 (53.49%) SSL
10 23 (53.49%) Bash Shell
11 22 (51.16%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (51.16%) VMware
12 20 (46.51%) CentOS
12 20 (46.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (46.51%) Cisco IOS
12 20 (46.51%) Red Hat
12 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
13 19 (44.19%) VirtualBox
13 19 (44.19%) Docker
13 19 (44.19%) High Availability
13 19 (44.19%) HP
13 19 (44.19%) SNMP

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 17 (39.53%) Confluence
1 17 (39.53%) OpenStack
1 17 (39.53%) WebLogic
1 17 (39.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) nginx
2 2 (4.65%) Zimbra
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 30 (69.77%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (39.53%) GitHub
2 17 (39.53%) IaaS
3 13 (30.23%) SaaS
4 3 (6.98%) Office 365
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.65%) Route 53
5 2 (4.65%) Serverless
5 2 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (65.12%) DNS
2 26 (60.47%) IPsec
3 24 (55.81%) Firewall
4 23 (53.49%) SSH
4 23 (53.49%) SSL
5 20 (46.51%) Cisco IOS
6 19 (44.19%) SNMP
7 18 (41.86%) DHCP
8 17 (39.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (39.53%) FTP
8 17 (39.53%) HTTP
8 17 (39.53%) HTTPS
8 17 (39.53%) ICMP
8 17 (39.53%) IMAP
8 17 (39.53%) POP3
8 17 (39.53%) SMTP
8 17 (39.53%) TCP/IP
8 17 (39.53%) Telnet
8 17 (39.53%) WPA2
9 10 (23.26%) OPNsense
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (39.53%) MongoDB
2 17 (39.53%) Oracle Database
3 12 (27.91%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.65%) MySQL
5 2 (4.65%) Redis
6 1 (2.33%) Power BI
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (62.79%) Git (software)
2 17 (39.53%) Gerrit
2 17 (39.53%) JIRA
2 17 (39.53%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (39.53%) Senior DevOps
2 17 (39.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (16.28%) Administrator
4 7 (16.28%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.95%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (11.63%) AWS Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) DevOps Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Network Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Juniper Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) Web Services
2 17 (39.53%) Middleware
2 17 (39.53%) RESTful
2 17 (39.53%) SOAP
2 17 (39.53%) YAML
3 16 (37.21%) LDAP
4 3 (6.98%) SAML
5 1 (2.33%) .NET
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.33%) CGI
5 1 (2.33%) React
5 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Cyberattack
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Fintech
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (88.37%) Linux
2 32 (74.42%) Windows
3 20 (46.51%) CentOS
3 20 (46.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
3 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (39.53%) Android
5 17 (39.53%) Solaris
6 14 (32.56%) Ubuntu
7 11 (25.58%) Debian
8 10 (23.26%) FreeBSD
9 8 (18.60%) Unix
10 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
10 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) DevOps
2 19 (44.19%) High Availability
3 17 (39.53%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 17 (39.53%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (39.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (39.53%) Integration Testing
3 17 (39.53%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (39.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 17 (39.53%) Project Management
3 17 (39.53%) Release Management
3 17 (39.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (39.53%) Runbook
3 17 (39.53%) SDLC
4 10 (23.26%) Open Source
5 9 (20.93%) Analytics
6 8 (18.60%) Deep Learning
6 8 (18.60%) Video Analytics
7 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.63%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) Python
2 23 (53.49%) Bash Shell
3 19 (44.19%) PowerShell
4 18 (41.86%) PHP
4 18 (41.86%) SQL
5 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) Groovy
6 2 (4.65%) Scala
7 1 (2.33%) Java
7 1 (2.33%) Java 8
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) CEH
1 3 (6.98%) CISM
1 3 (6.98%) CISSP
1 3 (6.98%) GIAC
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (62.79%) Samba
2 22 (51.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (44.19%) Docker
3 19 (44.19%) VirtualBox
4 11 (25.58%) pfSense
5 10 (23.26%) KVM
5 10 (23.26%) NFS
6 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.65%) iptables
7 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (67.44%) Ansible
1 29 (67.44%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (65.12%) Puppet
3 18 (41.86%) Nagios
4 17 (39.53%) Rancher
4 17 (39.53%) Sysdig
4 17 (39.53%) vRealize
5 12 (27.91%) Terraform
6 10 (23.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Cisco
2 22 (51.16%) VMware
3 20 (46.51%) Red Hat
4 19 (44.19%) HP
4 19 (44.19%) Oracle
5 17 (39.53%) AppDynamics
5 17 (39.53%) BMC
5 17 (39.53%) IBM
5 17 (39.53%) Intel
5 17 (39.53%) New Relic
5 17 (39.53%) ServiceNow
5 17 (39.53%) Splunk
5 17 (39.53%) WorldPay
6 10 (23.26%) PagerDuty
7 7 (16.28%) Juniper
8 3 (6.98%) Apple
8 3 (6.98%) Veeam
9 2 (4.65%) Dell
9 2 (4.65%) Open-E
9 2 (4.65%) Palo Alto