Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenVPN
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 842 914
Rank change year-on-year +35 +72 -14
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 33 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.044% 0.020% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.12% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 10
London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £31,100
90th Percentile £84,375 £57,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% +26.67% -6.25%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 10944 12127 14270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.49% 15.94% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8923 10378 12092
London median annual salary £54,500 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.83% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

OpenVPN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenVPN in London

OpenVPN
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for OpenVPN in London

OpenVPN
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenVPN in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenVPN in London

OpenVPN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVPN within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Central London +14 6 £42,500 -10.53%
West London - 2 £50,000 -
OpenVPN
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 London region with a requirement for OpenVPN.

1 31 (93.94%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) SSL
3 15 (45.45%) Firewall
4 14 (42.42%) VPN
4 14 (42.42%) Windows
4 14 (42.42%) Bash Shell
5 13 (39.39%) HTTP
5 13 (39.39%) nginx
6 12 (36.36%) Ubuntu
6 12 (36.36%) Cisco
6 12 (36.36%) Python
6 12 (36.36%) Puppet
7 11 (33.33%) DNS
7 11 (33.33%) DHCP
7 11 (33.33%) Clustering
8 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (30.30%) OSPF
8 10 (30.30%) BGP
8 10 (30.30%) IPsec
8 10 (30.30%) SNMP
8 10 (30.30%) Ansible
8 10 (30.30%) DevOps
9 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 9 (27.27%) MySQL
10 8 (24.24%) VLAN
10 8 (24.24%) BIG-IP
10 8 (24.24%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (24.24%) Ruby
10 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
10 8 (24.24%) CentOS

OpenVPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 13 (39.39%) nginx
2 7 (21.21%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.09%) JBoss
3 3 (9.09%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.03%) Confluence
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (24.24%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.03%) Cloudflare
5 1 (3.03%) Google App Engine
5 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) SSL
2 15 (45.45%) Firewall
3 14 (42.42%) VPN
4 13 (39.39%) HTTP
5 11 (33.33%) DHCP
5 11 (33.33%) DNS
6 10 (30.30%) BGP
6 10 (30.30%) IPsec
6 10 (30.30%) OSPF
6 10 (30.30%) SNMP
7 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 8 (24.24%) BIG-IP
8 8 (24.24%) Junos
8 8 (24.24%) MPLS
8 8 (24.24%) VLAN
9 5 (15.15%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (15.15%) SSH
10 3 (9.09%) Wireless
11 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (6.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MySQL
2 7 (21.21%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (18.18%) Big Data
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.03%) Blockchain
5 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) GitLab
3 1 (3.03%) Gradle
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Network Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) IT Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Administrator
7 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (9.09%) Junior
8 3 (9.09%) Senior Technician
8 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) IT Technician
9 2 (6.06%) Junior Support Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior IT Technician
9 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Spring
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.03%) JAX-RS
2 1 (3.03%) Kafka
2 1 (3.03%) LAMP
2 1 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.03%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Clustering
2 8 (24.24%) Fintech
3 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.03%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) Ubuntu
4 8 (24.24%) CentOS
5 5 (15.15%) Debian
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
7 3 (9.09%) Mac OS
7 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.03%) Unix
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) DevOps
2 6 (18.18%) Analytics
2 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 6 (18.18%) Machine Learning
3 5 (15.15%) Operations Management
3 5 (15.15%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.09%) Cryptography
5 3 (9.09%) High Availability
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security
5 3 (9.09%) Innovative Thinking
5 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) BDD
6 1 (3.03%) CQRS
6 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) Microservices
6 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Bash Shell
2 12 (36.36%) Python
3 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
3 8 (24.24%) Ruby
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CCNA
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Docker
2 5 (15.15%) LXC
3 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.09%) VirtualBox
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (3.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) Puppet
2 10 (30.30%) Ansible
3 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (21.21%) Kubernetes
4 7 (21.21%) Terraform
5 6 (18.18%) Mesos
5 6 (18.18%) Packer
5 6 (18.18%) Salt
6 5 (15.15%) Nagios
7 3 (9.09%) Graphite
7 3 (9.09%) Graylog
8 2 (6.06%) Cacti
9 1 (3.03%) Kibana
9 1 (3.03%) logstash
9 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) F5
2 8 (24.24%) Juniper
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Mitel
5 1 (3.03%) New Relic