The table below looks at the statistics for pfSense skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited pfSense over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
pfSense
Rank 590 655 -
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -
Permanent jobs citing pfSense 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.006% 0.002% -
As % of the System Software category 0.047% 0.021% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £61,250 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £23,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -38.66%
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
4281 4875 5527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.88% 11.26% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3630 4179 4820
Median salary £51,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

pfSense
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing pfSense as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

pfSense Salary Histogram in London

pfSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing pfSense also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for pfSense.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Python
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) Electronics
5 3 (42.86%) Games
5 3 (42.86%) PHP
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 3 (42.86%) Xdebug
5 3 (42.86%) Ansible
5 3 (42.86%) SaltStack
5 3 (42.86%) Iperf
5 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud

pfSense
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Route 53
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) FTP
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 1 (14.29%) LDAP
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) SMTP
5 1 (14.29%) SSH
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) IPTV Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Windows Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Video On Demand Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) IPTV
2 1 (14.29%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (14.29%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (14.29%) Samba
3 1 (14.29%) Snort
3 1 (14.29%) Squid
3 1 (14.29%) vCloud
3 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Iperf
2 1 (14.29%) Cacti
2 1 (14.29%) Graylog
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Nessus
2 1 (14.29%) OpenVAS
2 1 (14.29%) OSSEC
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) SaltStack
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) AlienVault
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
4 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
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