The table below looks at the statistics for OpenBSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 627 - 608
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 3 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% - 0.040%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.024% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 19
Average salary £52,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
OpenBSD
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
12361 12556 13405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.26% 28.17% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10609 10576 11688
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

OpenBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OpenBSD Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenBSD
Salary Trend in London

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

OpenBSD Salary Trend in London

OpenBSD
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenBSD across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OpenBSD Salary Histogram in London

OpenBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) Ubuntu
3 13 (61.90%) IMAP
3 13 (61.90%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (57.14%) Solaris
4 12 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (57.14%) Network Security
5 11 (52.38%) MySQL
5 11 (52.38%) FreeBSD
5 11 (52.38%) SMTP
5 11 (52.38%) Debian
6 10 (47.62%) PHP
6 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 10 (47.62%) DNS
6 10 (47.62%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (47.62%) OpenVPN
7 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
8 8 (38.10%) Nagios
8 8 (38.10%) Firewall
8 8 (38.10%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (38.10%) Postfix
9 7 (33.33%) UNIX
9 7 (33.33%) Python
9 7 (33.33%) NFS
9 7 (33.33%) Samba
9 7 (33.33%) Puppet
9 7 (33.33%) Ceph
10 6 (28.57%) DHCP
10 6 (28.57%) VPN

OpenBSD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) Zope
1 4 (19.05%) Plone
1 4 (19.05%) nginx
1 4 (19.05%) Node.js
1 4 (19.05%) ejabberd
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) IMAP
2 12 (57.14%) Network Security
3 11 (52.38%) SMTP
4 10 (47.62%) DNS
4 10 (47.62%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (47.62%) OpenVPN
5 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) OpenLDAP
7 6 (28.57%) VPN
7 6 (28.57%) DHCP
7 6 (28.57%) IPsec
8 4 (19.05%) SSH
8 4 (19.05%) OSPF
8 4 (19.05%) BGP
8 4 (19.05%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (19.05%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (52.38%) MySQL
3 4 (19.05%) Redis
3 4 (19.05%) Big Data
3 4 (19.05%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Mercurial
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (19.05%) Emacs
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (19.05%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Administrator
2 15 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (52.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Network Administrator
7 2 (9.52%) Web Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) LAMP
2 4 (19.05%) Sphinx
3 3 (14.29%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Replication
1 4 (19.05%) Open Source
1 4 (19.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) Ubuntu
3 12 (57.14%) Solaris
4 11 (52.38%) FreeBSD
4 11 (52.38%) Debian
5 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) UNIX
7 6 (28.57%) Mac OS X
7 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 3 (14.29%) AIX
9 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Web Design
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) PHP
2 7 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Postfix
2 7 (33.33%) NFS
2 7 (33.33%) Samba
2 7 (33.33%) Ceph
3 6 (28.57%) OpenSSH
4 4 (19.05%) Varnish
4 4 (19.05%) SpamAssassin
5 3 (14.29%) KVM
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Nagios
2 7 (33.33%) Puppet
3 4 (19.05%) HAProxy
3 4 (19.05%) Ansible
3 4 (19.05%) Ganeti
3 4 (19.05%) Bacula
3 4 (19.05%) Cacti
4 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
1 4 (19.05%) HP
2 3 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) VMware