The table below looks at the statistics for FreeBSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FreeBSD 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
FreeBSD
Rank - 444 423
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.023% 0.029%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.078% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £46,250 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +131.25%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +38.46%
FreeBSD
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5939 6405 5916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.54% 28.92% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5127 5270 5109
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 £24,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

FreeBSD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FreeBSD
Salary Trend in the South East

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

FreeBSD Salary Trend in the South East

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing FreeBSD 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 FreeBSD.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (16.67%) WMI
5 1 (16.67%) Xen
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) XenServer
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) LXC

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing FreeBSD 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 FreeBSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Author
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Author
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Go
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenServer
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
1 1 (16.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco