The table below looks at the statistics for OpenBSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenBSD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenBSD
Rank 857 847 873
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 31 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.006% 0.015%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.022% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 16
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £38,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
OpenBSD
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29256 27397 30836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.92% 27.52% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24504 23464 26650
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

OpenBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenBSD Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenBSD
Salary Trend in England

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

OpenBSD Salary Trend in England

OpenBSD
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenBSD across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

OpenBSD Salary Histogram in England

OpenBSD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenBSD within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
London +10 15 £50,000 -4.76%
East of England -5 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South East - 7 £37,500 - 1
OpenBSD
UK

OpenBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OpenBSD 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 OpenBSD.

1 44 (84.62%) Linux
2 42 (80.77%) Debian
3 33 (63.46%) Puppet
4 32 (61.54%) Ubuntu
5 26 (50.00%) FreeBSD
6 23 (44.23%) Node.js
7 21 (40.38%) Mercurial
7 21 (40.38%) Configuration Management
8 20 (38.46%) Open Source
9 18 (34.62%) Python
10 17 (32.69%) MySQL
10 17 (32.69%) Bash Shell
10 17 (32.69%) Ruby
11 16 (30.77%) Degree
11 16 (30.77%) Social Media
12 15 (28.85%) Load Balancing
12 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
12 15 (28.85%) Nagios
13 14 (26.92%) LAMP
13 14 (26.92%) Load Testing
13 14 (26.92%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (26.92%) Build Automation
13 14 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (25.00%) Big Data
14 13 (25.00%) Jenkins
14 13 (25.00%) SaaS
14 13 (25.00%) Cacti
14 13 (25.00%) Sphinx
14 13 (25.00%) Redis
14 13 (25.00%) Replication

OpenBSD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OpenBSD 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 OpenBSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (44.23%) Node.js
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) nginx
3 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) Zope
4 1 (1.92%) Plone
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Firewall
2 8 (15.38%) SMTP
2 8 (15.38%) DNS
3 7 (13.46%) IPsec
3 7 (13.46%) Network Security
4 6 (11.54%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (11.54%) IMAP
4 6 (11.54%) VPN
5 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.62%) DHCP
5 5 (9.62%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (9.62%) OpenVPN
6 3 (5.77%) VRRP
6 3 (5.77%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (5.77%) VLAN
6 3 (5.77%) SSL
7 2 (3.85%) SAN
7 2 (3.85%) Internet
7 2 (3.85%) OSPF
7 2 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) MySQL
2 13 (25.00%) Redis
2 13 (25.00%) Big Data
3 7 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Mercurial
2 13 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
4 8 (15.38%) Grunt
5 1 (1.92%) Emacs
General
1 1 (1.92%) Games
1 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) Administrator
2 37 (71.15%) Systems Administrator
2 37 (71.15%) Linux Administrator
3 36 (69.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 13 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 13 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 13 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 8 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Network Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) UNIX Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Network Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) LAMP
2 13 (25.00%) Sphinx
3 8 (15.38%) CSS3
3 8 (15.38%) WebSockets
3 8 (15.38%) Backbone.js
3 8 (15.38%) D3.js
3 8 (15.38%) Highcharts JS
3 8 (15.38%) Sass
3 8 (15.38%) LESS
3 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 8 (15.38%) Ajax
3 8 (15.38%) HTML
3 8 (15.38%) CSS
3 8 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (3.85%) Memcached
5 1 (1.92%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Open Source
2 16 (30.77%) Social Media
3 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
4 13 (25.00%) Replication
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 44 (84.62%) Linux
2 42 (80.77%) Debian
3 32 (61.54%) Ubuntu
4 26 (50.00%) FreeBSD
5 10 (19.23%) AIX
6 7 (13.46%) Solaris
6 7 (13.46%) Windows
7 6 (11.54%) Mac OS X
7 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
8 4 (7.69%) UNIX
9 3 (5.77%) CentOS
10 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.85%) SELinux
10 2 (3.85%) Android
11 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Configuration Management
2 15 (28.85%) Load Balancing
3 14 (26.92%) Load Testing
3 14 (26.92%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (26.92%) Build Automation
3 14 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (15.38%) MVC
5 6 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (9.62%) Social Media Monitoring
7 4 (7.69%) Analytics
7 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.85%) Service Management
9 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.92%) ITIL
9 1 (1.92%) Migration
9 1 (1.92%) Web Design
9 1 (1.92%) Web Development
9 1 (1.92%) Network Management
9 1 (1.92%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) Python
2 17 (32.69%) Ruby
2 17 (32.69%) Bash Shell
3 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.92%) CCNP
2 1 (1.92%) CCNA
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) NFS
1 7 (13.46%) Samba
2 6 (11.54%) KVM
3 4 (7.69%) Postfix
3 4 (7.69%) OpenSSH
4 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.85%) Squid
5 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.92%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (1.92%) Varnish
6 1 (1.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 33 (63.46%) Puppet
2 15 (28.85%) Nagios
3 13 (25.00%) Cacti
4 3 (5.77%) HAProxy
4 3 (5.77%) Ansible
5 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Cisco
1 3 (5.77%) HP
1 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
1 3 (5.77%) VMware
2 2 (3.85%) Google
2 2 (3.85%) NetApp
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