Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 547 581 651
Rank change year-on-year +34 +70 -2
Permanent jobs citing OpenVPN 12 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.039% 0.048% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.23% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 0
South East median annual salary £33,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.53% - -
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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5405 7488 8604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.66% 21.28% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4307 5992 6994
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,025 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

OpenVPN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing OpenVPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for OpenVPN in the South East

OpenVPN
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for OpenVPN in the South East

OpenVPN
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Salary histogram for OpenVPN in the South East

OpenVPN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVPN within the South East 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
Hampshire -6 6 £21,000 -55.79%
Surrey +2 4 £47,500 -
Thames Valley - 2 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 - 1
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 South East region with a requirement for OpenVPN.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) IPsec
4 7 (58.33%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) Samba
5 6 (50.00%) NetSuite
5 6 (50.00%) WSUS
5 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
5 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (50.00%) ERP
5 6 (50.00%) NFS
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) HP
5 6 (50.00%) Dell
5 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (50.00%) Sophos
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Office 365
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) pfSense
5 6 (50.00%) KVM
5 6 (50.00%) Bacula

OpenVPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (16.67%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
3 9 (75.00%) IPsec
4 7 (58.33%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) SNMP
7 2 (16.67%) BGP
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (16.67%) Junos
7 2 (16.67%) LDAP
7 2 (16.67%) OSPF
7 2 (16.67%) SSH
7 2 (16.67%) SSL
7 2 (16.67%) VLAN
8 1 (8.33%) DHCP
8 1 (8.33%) DNS
8 1 (8.33%) LAN
8 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 6 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ERP
1 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) OWASP
3 2 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) KVM
1 6 (50.00%) NFS
1 6 (50.00%) oVirt
1 6 (50.00%) pfSense
1 6 (50.00%) Samba
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Bacula
1 6 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (50.00%) Dell
2 6 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (50.00%) Sophos
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) BMC
5 1 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds