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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
pfSense
England / London
Rank 580 640 -
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -
Permanent jobs citing pfSense 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.002% -
As % of the System Software category 0.17% 0.021% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £32,500 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-53.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £26,500 -
% change year-on-year
+27.35% -

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
4098 4666 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.21% 11.63% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3490 4040 4503
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 23 January 2017.

pfSense Salary Histogram in London

pfSense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (70.00%) IIS
5 6 (60.00%) VoIP
5 6 (60.00%) MySQL
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (60.00%) Nagios
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (60.00%) Cacti
5 6 (60.00%) HSRP
5 6 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (50.00%) Digital Media
6 5 (50.00%) Graylog
6 5 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
6 5 (50.00%) Video on Demand
6 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (50.00%) FFmpeg
6 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (50.00%) VLAN
6 5 (50.00%) CCNP

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 7 (70.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Route 53
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) HSRP
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
4 5 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (50.00%) VLAN
5 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (10.00%) IPsec
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) LDAP
6 1 (10.00%) OpenVPN
6 1 (10.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) IPTV Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Video On Demand Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 5 (50.00%) Video on Demand
2 3 (30.00%) IPTV
2 3 (30.00%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
2 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (30.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (10.00%) Samba
4 1 (10.00%) Snort
4 1 (10.00%) Squid
4 1 (10.00%) vCloud
4 1 (10.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Cacti
1 6 (60.00%) Nagios
2 5 (50.00%) Graylog
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) Iperf
4 1 (10.00%) Nessus
4 1 (10.00%) OpenVAS
4 1 (10.00%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (10.00%) AlienVault
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire