The table below looks at the statistics for pfSense skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited pfSense over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
pfSense
Rank 624 657 610
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -47
Permanent jobs citing pfSense 5 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.004% 0.037%
As % of the System Software category 0.093% 0.042% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 17
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 - £37,500
pfSense
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5391 4786 4200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.11% 9.72% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4670 4171 3576
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

pfSense
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

pfSense Jobs Demand Trend in London

pfSense
Salary Trend in London

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

pfSense Salary Trend in London

pfSense
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing pfSense across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

pfSense Salary Histogram in London

pfSense
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing pfSense within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 2 £60,000 -
pfSense
England

pfSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing pfSense 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 pfSense.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) SMTP
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 3 (60.00%) Samba
3 3 (60.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) Squid
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (60.00%) NAS
3 3 (60.00%) Moodle
3 3 (60.00%) French Language
3 3 (60.00%) Google Apps
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (40.00%) vCloud
4 2 (40.00%) OSSEC
4 2 (40.00%) Network Management

pfSense
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing pfSense 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 pfSense. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) OpenVPN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) French Language
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM
1 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VCAP
3 1 (20.00%) CCDP
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Samba
1 3 (60.00%) Squid
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vCloud
2 2 (40.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
1 2 (40.00%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HP
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
BrightTALK
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago