The table below looks at the statistics for FreeBSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FreeBSD over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeBSD
Rank 216 221 218
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.017% 0.089% 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.059% 0.31% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £20,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £29,250
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +11.11%
FreeBSD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1698 1604 1702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.14% 28.68% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1288 1489
Average salary £37,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FreeBSD across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

FreeBSD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

FreeBSD
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FreeBSD across the Berkshire region.

FreeBSD Salary Trend in Berkshire

FreeBSD
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £32,500 -
FreeBSD
South East

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing FreeBSD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FreeBSD.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Debian
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) RHCE
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) OpenBSD
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) CFEngine
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing FreeBSD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FreeBSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Linux Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Trainee
3 1 (25.00%) Trainee Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Debian
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft