The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenBSD
Rank 614 580 630
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +50
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 15 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.038% 0.027%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.14% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 13
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £41,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +26.92%
Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13068 12262 14085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.46% 27.74% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11251 10433 12346
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
OpenBSD
England

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 22 July 2014.

OpenBSD Salary Histogram in London

OpenBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (91.67%) Ubuntu
3 18 (75.00%) Debian
3 18 (75.00%) FreeBSD
3 18 (75.00%) Puppet
4 14 (58.33%) MySQL
4 14 (58.33%) LAMP
5 13 (54.17%) Replication
5 13 (54.17%) Nagios
5 13 (54.17%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (54.17%) Sphinx
5 13 (54.17%) Node.js
5 13 (54.17%) Redis
5 13 (54.17%) Big Data
5 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
5 13 (54.17%) Mercurial
5 13 (54.17%) SaaS
5 13 (54.17%) Social Media
5 13 (54.17%) Load Balancing
5 13 (54.17%) Cacti
6 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 6 (25.00%) PHP
7 6 (25.00%) Solaris
7 6 (25.00%) Firewall
7 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (25.00%) Network Security
7 6 (25.00%) Open Source
8 5 (20.83%) NAS
8 5 (20.83%) Django
8 5 (20.83%) IMAP

OpenBSD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 13 (54.17%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) Network Security
3 5 (20.83%) NAS
3 5 (20.83%) IMAP
3 5 (20.83%) SMTP
4 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 4 (16.67%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (16.67%) IPsec
4 4 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (16.67%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) MySQL
2 13 (54.17%) Redis
2 13 (54.17%) Big Data
3 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
1 13 (54.17%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Linux Administrator
1 19 (79.17%) Administrator
2 18 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 18 (75.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 13 (54.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 13 (54.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 13 (54.17%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) LAMP
2 13 (54.17%) Sphinx
3 5 (20.83%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Replication
1 13 (54.17%) Social Media
2 6 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (91.67%) Ubuntu
3 18 (75.00%) Debian
3 18 (75.00%) FreeBSD
4 6 (25.00%) Solaris
5 5 (20.83%) AIX
5 5 (20.83%) UNIX
6 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Performance Tuning
1 13 (54.17%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.83%) Social Media Monitoring
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) PHP
2 5 (20.83%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Samba
1 5 (20.83%) NFS
2 4 (16.67%) Postfix
2 4 (16.67%) OpenSSH
3 1 (4.17%) KVM
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (75.00%) Puppet
2 13 (54.17%) Nagios
2 13 (54.17%) Cacti
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) NetApp
2 1 (4.17%) VMware