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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeBSD
Rank 206 220 222
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.022% 0.17% 0.038%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.068% 0.65% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
FreeBSD
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1465 1390 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.26% 26.37% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 1214 1249
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,614 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

FreeBSD Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

FreeBSD
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

FreeBSD Salary Trend in Surrey

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
2 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (85.71%) KVM
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
3 5 (71.43%) RHCSA
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) PHP
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Apache
4 4 (57.14%) RHCE
5 3 (42.86%) nginx
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) HTTP

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) nginx
3 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 4 (57.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) AIX
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) Debian
6 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
3 5 (71.43%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) RHCSA
2 4 (57.14%) RHCE
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) LXC
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Percona