The table below looks at the statistics for FreeBSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FreeBSD over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeBSD
Rank 601 581 619
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +38
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 27 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.080% 0.041%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 17
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -5.40%
FreeBSD
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 London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12815 12433 14119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.38% 27.60% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11001 10594 12362
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

FreeBSD Jobs Demand Trend in London

FreeBSD
Salary Trend in London

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

FreeBSD Salary Trend in London

FreeBSD
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FreeBSD across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

FreeBSD Salary Histogram in London

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (65.12%) Windows
3 25 (58.14%) Cisco
4 19 (44.19%) MySQL
5 18 (41.86%) Bash Shell
6 17 (39.53%) SaaS
6 17 (39.53%) Replication
6 17 (39.53%) Ubuntu
6 17 (39.53%) TCP/IP
6 17 (39.53%) Debian
7 16 (37.21%) Management Information System
7 16 (37.21%) Perl
8 15 (34.88%) OpenBSD
8 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (34.88%) Puppet
9 14 (32.56%) ITIL
10 13 (30.23%) UNIX
10 13 (30.23%) Red Hat
10 13 (30.23%) Nagios
10 13 (30.23%) Firewall
10 13 (30.23%) Sphinx
10 13 (30.23%) Node.js
10 13 (30.23%) Mercurial
10 13 (30.23%) Social Media
10 13 (30.23%) Cacti
10 13 (30.23%) LAMP
10 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
10 13 (30.23%) Redis
10 13 (30.23%) Big Data
10 13 (30.23%) Jenkins

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (30.23%) Node.js
2 6 (13.95%) nginx
3 4 (9.30%) Apache Solr
3 4 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (9.30%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (9.30%) Apache
3 4 (9.30%) Drupal
3 4 (9.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 17 (39.53%) SaaS
2 4 (9.30%) Rackspace Cloud
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) TCP/IP
2 13 (30.23%) Firewall
3 11 (25.58%) Reverse Proxy
4 10 (23.26%) Wireshark
4 10 (23.26%) SMTP
4 10 (23.26%) tcpdump
5 8 (18.60%) HTTP
6 6 (13.95%) FTP
6 6 (13.95%) LDAP
6 6 (13.95%) DNS
6 6 (13.95%) Internet
7 5 (11.63%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (9.30%) Network Security
8 4 (9.30%) POP3
8 4 (9.30%) ICMP
9 2 (4.65%) VRRP
9 2 (4.65%) VoIP
9 2 (4.65%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) MySQL
2 13 (30.23%) Redis
2 13 (30.23%) Big Data
3 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Mercurial
1 13 (30.23%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.26%) Metasploit
3 4 (9.30%) JMeter
3 4 (9.30%) Subversion
3 4 (9.30%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.63%) Law
1 5 (11.63%) Legal
2 4 (9.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (34.88%) Administrator
1 15 (34.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 15 (34.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 15 (34.88%) Linux Administrator
1 15 (34.88%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 15 (34.88%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 11 (25.58%) IT Security Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Security Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Technical Account Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Technical Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Account Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Security Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Data Centre Technician
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) LAMP
1 13 (30.23%) Sphinx
2 6 (13.95%) Web Services
2 6 (13.95%) .NET
3 4 (9.30%) HTML
3 4 (9.30%) CSS
3 4 (9.30%) Memcached
3 4 (9.30%) Regular Expression
4 2 (4.65%) Django
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Replication
2 16 (37.21%) Management Information System
3 13 (30.23%) Social Media
4 10 (23.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (65.12%) Windows
3 17 (39.53%) Debian
3 17 (39.53%) Ubuntu
4 15 (34.88%) OpenBSD
5 13 (30.23%) UNIX
6 11 (25.58%) Solaris
6 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (25.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.30%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.65%) AIX
8 2 (4.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
2 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
2 13 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
3 11 (25.58%) SIEM
3 11 (25.58%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (13.95%) Information Security
4 6 (13.95%) Product Management
4 6 (13.95%) Release Management
5 5 (11.63%) Social Media Monitoring
6 4 (9.30%) High Availability
6 4 (9.30%) Data Security
6 4 (9.30%) Migration
6 4 (9.30%) Load Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.30%) B2B
6 4 (9.30%) B2C
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.65%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.33%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Bash Shell
2 16 (37.21%) Perl
3 12 (27.91%) Ruby
4 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
4 10 (23.26%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
5 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (23.26%) CCNP
2 10 (23.26%) CISSP
2 10 (23.26%) CCSE
3 5 (11.63%) A+ Certification
3 5 (11.63%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Snort
1 10 (23.26%) Nmap
2 4 (9.30%) Varnish
3 2 (4.65%) KVM
3 2 (4.65%) Xen
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (34.88%) Puppet
2 13 (30.23%) Nagios
2 13 (30.23%) Cacti
3 10 (23.26%) Nessus
4 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (13.95%) HAProxy
5 4 (9.30%) ZABBIX
5 4 (9.30%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Cisco
2 13 (30.23%) Red Hat
3 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
3 10 (23.26%) Websense
3 10 (23.26%) Blue Coat
4 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.95%) VMware
5 6 (13.95%) Juniper
6 5 (11.63%) Sun
6 5 (11.63%) HP
6 5 (11.63%) Dell
7 4 (9.30%) Rackspace
7 4 (9.30%) Lotus
8 2 (4.65%) NetApp