The table below looks at the statistics for OpenBSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenBSD over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenBSD
Rank 132 140 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 0.041% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.55% +5.88%
OpenBSD
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
571 694 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.62% 28.21% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 479 514 529
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

OpenBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OpenBSD Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OpenBSD
Salary Trend in Reading

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

OpenBSD Salary Trend in Reading

OpenBSD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Foundry
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP

OpenBSD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Foundry