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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeBSD
Rank 601 603 595
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 4 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.059% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.034% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 26
Average salary £20,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.90% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
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
11710 12112 12720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.37% 28.35% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10035 10132 11010
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 January 2015.

FreeBSD Salary Histogram in London

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (62.50%) HP
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) SMTP
5 7 (43.75%) UNIX
5 7 (43.75%) Python
5 7 (43.75%) Debian
5 7 (43.75%) OpenBSD
5 7 (43.75%) Ubuntu
5 7 (43.75%) Ceph
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
6 6 (37.50%) Law
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) DNS
6 6 (37.50%) Sun
6 6 (37.50%) Dell
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (37.50%) A+ Certification
7 5 (31.25%) MySQL
7 5 (31.25%) Apache
7 5 (31.25%) Varnish
7 5 (31.25%) nginx
7 5 (31.25%) Open Source
7 5 (31.25%) Network Security
7 5 (31.25%) HAProxy

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 5 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) nginx
2 4 (25.00%) ejabberd
2 4 (25.00%) Zope
2 4 (25.00%) Plone
3 1 (6.25%) Drupal
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress
3 1 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) SMTP
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
5 4 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (25.00%) OpenVPN
5 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (25.00%) SSH
5 4 (25.00%) IMAP
5 4 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (25.00%) OSPF
5 4 (25.00%) BGP
6 3 (18.75%) NAS
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) FTP
7 2 (12.50%) HTTP
7 2 (12.50%) LDAP
8 1 (6.25%) POP3
8 1 (6.25%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (25.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Emacs
2 1 (6.25%) Webistrano
2 1 (6.25%) JMeter
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 6 (37.50%) Law
2 4 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) German Language
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre Technician
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Account Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Account Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Django
2 1 (6.25%) Memcached
2 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) UNIX
3 7 (43.75%) Debian
3 7 (43.75%) OpenBSD
3 7 (43.75%) Ubuntu
4 4 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (18.75%) AIX
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Web Development
1 4 (25.00%) Web Design
1 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (6.25%) High Availability
3 1 (6.25%) Release Management
3 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) B2B
3 1 (6.25%) B2C
3 1 (6.25%) Data Security
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (37.50%) A+ Certification
1 6 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Ceph
2 5 (31.25%) Varnish
3 4 (25.00%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) HAProxy
2 4 (25.00%) Ansible
2 4 (25.00%) Ganeti
2 4 (25.00%) Bacula
2 4 (25.00%) Nagios
3 3 (18.75%) Puppet
4 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
4 1 (6.25%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Sun
4 6 (37.50%) Dell
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
6 2 (12.50%) Juniper
7 1 (6.25%) Lotus
7 1 (6.25%) VMware
7 1 (6.25%) Rackspace