The table below looks at the statistics for OpenBSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenBSD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenBSD
Rank 143 122 162
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +40
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 3 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.42% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 1.42% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
OpenBSD
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
613 564 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.78% 29.79% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 473 445 709
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

OpenBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OpenBSD Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OpenBSD
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OpenBSD Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

OpenBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (100.00%) AIX
1 13 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 13 (100.00%) Debian
1 13 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Ajax
2 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) Mercurial
2 8 (61.54%) HTML5
2 8 (61.54%) Node.js
2 8 (61.54%) CSS3
2 8 (61.54%) WebSockets
2 8 (61.54%) Backbone.js
2 8 (61.54%) D3.js
2 8 (61.54%) Highcharts JS
2 8 (61.54%) Sass
2 8 (61.54%) LESS
2 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
2 8 (61.54%) Grunt
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
3 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
3 5 (38.46%) Physics
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) Open Source

OpenBSD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (61.54%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) NAS
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
1 8 (61.54%) Mercurial
1 8 (61.54%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Front-End Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML5
1 8 (61.54%) CSS3
1 8 (61.54%) WebSockets
1 8 (61.54%) Backbone.js
1 8 (61.54%) D3.js
1 8 (61.54%) Highcharts JS
1 8 (61.54%) Sass
1 8 (61.54%) LESS
1 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) Ajax
2 4 (30.77%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
1 5 (38.46%) Physics
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) AIX
1 13 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 13 (100.00%) Debian
1 13 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) KVM
1 5 (38.46%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) NetApp