The table below looks at the statistics for OpenBSD 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 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 434 441 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.036% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.084% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.55% +5.88%
OpenBSD
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%

OpenBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OpenBSD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenBSD
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OpenBSD Salary Trend in the South East

OpenBSD
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenBSD within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Hampshire - 3 - -
Berkshire +19 2 £33,500 +3.07%
OpenBSD
England

OpenBSD
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 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 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (60.00%) FreeSWITCH
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) OpenVPN
2 3 (60.00%) CFEngine
2 3 (60.00%) Google Apps
2 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (60.00%) Go
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 3 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Foundry
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec

OpenBSD
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 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Google Apps
1 3 (60.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 3 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) OpenVPN
2 2 (40.00%) HSRP
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) IPv4
2 2 (40.00%) IPv6
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (60.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (60.00%) FreeSWITCH
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Go
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) CFEngine
1 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Foundry
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Dell