The table below looks at the statistics for FreeBSD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FreeBSD over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeBSD
Rank 870 951 959
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +8
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 53 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.019% 0.035%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.072% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45 15 36
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25066 28996 32311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.46% 26.50% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21445 24289 27184
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing FreeBSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

FreeBSD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FreeBSD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK.

FreeBSD Salary Trend in the UK

FreeBSD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FreeBSD over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 within the UK.

FreeBSD Salary Histogram in the UK

FreeBSD
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +71 52 £50,000 +11.11% 6
London +47 26 £65,000 +136.36% 2
Somerset - 18 £50,000 - 3
South West - 18 £50,000 - 3
Bath - 18 £50,000 - 3
South East +46 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Reading +17 3 £36,000 +30.90%
Berkshire +15 3 £36,000 +30.90%
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
City of London - 3 £50,000 -
Oxford - 3 £45,000 -
Kent +12 1 - -
Hampshire +6 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Southampton 0 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing FreeBSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for FreeBSD.

1 76 (85.39%) Linux
2 54 (60.67%) Perl
3 51 (57.30%) Unix
4 42 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (47.19%) Puppet
4 42 (47.19%) Ansible
5 40 (44.94%) Python
6 34 (38.20%) Ruby
7 33 (37.08%) DevOps
7 33 (37.08%) Opscode Chef
8 32 (35.96%) Open Source
9 31 (34.83%) Windows
10 29 (32.58%) Java
10 29 (32.58%) Red Hat
10 29 (32.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (31.46%) CentOS
12 26 (29.21%) TCP/IP
13 24 (26.97%) VMware
13 24 (26.97%) Bash Shell
14 23 (25.84%) Groovy
14 23 (25.84%) TDD
14 23 (25.84%) Web Services
15 22 (24.72%) Configuration Management
15 22 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (22.47%) Internet
16 20 (22.47%) Solaris
16 20 (22.47%) C
17 19 (21.35%) SQL
17 19 (21.35%) Data Centre
18 17 (19.10%) ITIL

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills 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 13 (14.61%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.99%) Apache
3 6 (6.74%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.21%) TCP/IP
2 20 (22.47%) Internet
3 13 (14.61%) Broadband
3 13 (14.61%) DNS
3 13 (14.61%) Ethernet
3 13 (14.61%) IPv6
4 11 (12.36%) Firewall
5 9 (10.11%) LAN
5 9 (10.11%) Reverse Proxy
5 9 (10.11%) tcpdump
5 9 (10.11%) WAN
5 9 (10.11%) Wireshark
6 8 (8.99%) LDAP
6 8 (8.99%) SNMP
7 6 (6.74%) MRTG
7 6 (6.74%) Network Security
8 4 (4.49%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (3.37%) FTP
9 3 (3.37%) HTTP
10 2 (2.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) MySQL
2 8 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.11%) Metasploit
3 8 (8.99%) Subversion
3 8 (8.99%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.25%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (12.36%) Marketing
2 10 (11.24%) Law
3 9 (10.11%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.87%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.49%) Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Games
6 2 (2.25%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 26 (29.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) Administrator
3 15 (16.85%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (11.24%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (10.11%) Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Security Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Desktop Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (8.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.99%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (7.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Data Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.84%) Web Services
2 14 (15.73%) RESTful
3 10 (11.24%) REST
4 9 (10.11%) .NET
5 8 (8.99%) LAMP
5 8 (8.99%) MFC
5 8 (8.99%) Qt
5 8 (8.99%) WCF
5 8 (8.99%) WinForms
5 8 (8.99%) WPF
6 4 (4.49%) libvirt
7 2 (2.25%) CSS
7 2 (2.25%) D3.js
7 2 (2.25%) Django
7 2 (2.25%) HTML
7 2 (2.25%) Sass
7 2 (2.25%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.36%) PKI
3 10 (11.24%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (10.11%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (10.11%) Management Information System
5 8 (8.99%) Digital Media
6 6 (6.74%) Wiki
7 3 (3.37%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.25%) Replication
8 2 (2.25%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 76 (85.39%) Linux
2 51 (57.30%) Unix
3 31 (34.83%) Windows
4 29 (32.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (31.46%) CentOS
6 20 (22.47%) Solaris
7 17 (19.10%) Windows Server
8 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (8.99%) Mac OS X
11 6 (6.74%) OpenBSD
12 2 (2.25%) AIX
12 2 (2.25%) CoreOS
13 1 (1.12%) Debian
13 1 (1.12%) Fedora
13 1 (1.12%) HPUX
13 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) DevOps
3 32 (35.96%) Open Source
4 23 (25.84%) TDD
5 22 (24.72%) Configuration Management
6 17 (19.10%) ITIL
7 14 (15.73%) Information Security
8 12 (13.48%) Kanban
8 12 (13.48%) Scrum
9 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.11%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (10.11%) Ethical Hacking
10 9 (10.11%) Identity Access Management
10 9 (10.11%) Patch Management
10 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2
10 9 (10.11%) SIEM
10 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
10 9 (10.11%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (8.99%) SDLC
12 7 (7.87%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (60.67%) Perl
2 40 (44.94%) Python
3 34 (38.20%) Ruby
4 29 (32.58%) Java
5 24 (26.97%) Bash Shell
6 23 (25.84%) Groovy
7 20 (22.47%) C
8 19 (21.35%) SQL
9 14 (15.73%) C++
10 13 (14.61%) Shell Script
11 10 (11.24%) C#
11 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
12 9 (10.11%) VB
13 8 (8.99%) VB6
14 7 (7.87%) PHP
15 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Degree
2 9 (10.11%) CEH
2 9 (10.11%) CISSP
2 9 (10.11%) CompTIA Security+
2 9 (10.11%) GCIH
2 9 (10.11%) SANS
2 9 (10.11%) Security+ Certification
3 8 (8.99%) PMI Certification
3 8 (8.99%) PMP
3 8 (8.99%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.99%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.49%) A+ Certification
5 4 (4.49%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (2.25%) CCNP
7 1 (1.12%) CCNA
7 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) HND
System Software
1 22 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (15.73%) XenServer
3 13 (14.61%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (12.36%) KVM
5 9 (10.11%) Snort
6 7 (7.87%) Postfix
7 6 (6.74%) Active Directory
7 6 (6.74%) Ceph
7 6 (6.74%) oVirt
7 6 (6.74%) Xen
8 4 (4.49%) QEMU
9 2 (2.25%) Docker
9 2 (2.25%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.25%) vSphere
10 1 (1.12%) Samba
10 1 (1.12%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 42 (47.19%) Ansible
1 42 (47.19%) Puppet
2 33 (37.08%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (10.11%) EnCase
3 9 (10.11%) Nessus
3 9 (10.11%) Nmap
4 6 (6.74%) Cobbler
4 6 (6.74%) Munin
4 6 (6.74%) Nagios
5 4 (4.49%) CFEngine
5 4 (4.49%) Ganeti
6 2 (2.25%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.25%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.25%) Kibana
6 2 (2.25%) logstash
7 1 (1.12%) cPanel
7 1 (1.12%) Plesk
Vendors
1 29 (32.58%) Red Hat
2 24 (26.97%) VMware
3 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.99%) Perforce
5 6 (6.74%) Cisco
6 4 (4.49%) Dell
6 4 (4.49%) HP
6 4 (4.49%) Sun
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle
8 2 (2.25%) F5
9 1 (1.12%) Citrix
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