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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeBSD
Rank 870 926 937
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +11
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 50 24 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.022% 0.044%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.086% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 12 48
Median salary £50,000 £36,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
24334 28067 31269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.89% 26.09% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20843 23678 25944
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 29 August 2016 within the UK.

FreeBSD Salary Histogram in the UK

FreeBSD
Top 19 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 29 August 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 +64 49 £50,000 +37.93% 4
South West +17 18 £45,000 - 2
South East +45 15 £50,000 +81.81% 1
London +37 15 £75,000 +200.00%
Somerset - 14 £45,750 -
Bath - 14 £45,750 -
Southampton - 11 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire - 11 £50,000 - 1
Dorset - 4 £45,000 - 2
Bournemouth - 3 £45,000 - 1
Kent - 3 £57,500 -
City of London - 2 £48,750 -
Reading +6 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Berkshire +1 1 £35,000 +27.27%
West Midlands - 1 £18,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £18,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £57,500 -
Telford - 1 £18,000 -
Poole - 1 £45,000 - 1

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 90 (87.38%) Linux
2 65 (63.11%) Ansible
3 64 (62.14%) Puppet
4 61 (59.22%) Python
5 56 (54.37%) Perl
5 56 (54.37%) DevOps
6 51 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (47.57%) Java
8 44 (42.72%) Opscode Chef
9 40 (38.83%) Web Services
10 39 (37.86%) Configuration Management
10 39 (37.86%) Ruby
11 38 (36.89%) CentOS
11 38 (36.89%) Unix
12 36 (34.95%) Red Hat
13 33 (32.04%) TDD
13 33 (32.04%) Open Source
14 32 (31.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 31 (30.10%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (30.10%) Windows
16 30 (29.13%) Groovy
17 28 (27.18%) Bash Shell
17 28 (27.18%) VMware
18 27 (26.21%) TCP/IP
19 26 (25.24%) Data Centre
20 25 (24.27%) Amazon AWS
20 25 (24.27%) Internet
21 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
21 24 (23.30%) VMware Infrastructure
22 20 (19.42%) MS Excel

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 15 (14.56%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.77%) Apache
3 4 (3.88%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.91%) IIS
5 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (19.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (26.21%) TCP/IP
2 25 (24.27%) Internet
3 15 (14.56%) Ethernet
3 15 (14.56%) IPv6
4 14 (13.59%) Broadband
4 14 (13.59%) HTTP
5 12 (11.65%) LAN
5 12 (11.65%) WAN
6 8 (7.77%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (6.80%) DNS
8 6 (5.83%) MRTG
9 4 (3.88%) BGP
10 3 (2.91%) LDAP
10 3 (2.91%) SNMP
11 2 (1.94%) FTP
12 1 (0.97%) Firewall
12 1 (0.97%) SMTP
12 1 (0.97%) SSH
12 1 (0.97%) VoIP
12 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.77%) MySQL
2 6 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.74%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.91%) Subversion
3 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.68%) Marketing
3 8 (7.77%) Law
4 4 (3.88%) Banking
5 3 (2.91%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.91%) Billing
6 2 (1.94%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.97%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (40.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (20.39%) Administrator
3 16 (15.53%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (10.68%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (8.74%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Data Centre Technician
6 8 (7.77%) Data Technician
6 8 (7.77%) Hardware Technician
6 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (7.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.77%) Server Technician
7 7 (6.80%) DevOps Manager
7 7 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (6.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.83%) Web Services
2 17 (16.50%) REST
3 16 (15.53%) RESTful
4 8 (7.77%) LAMP
5 4 (3.88%) .NET
5 4 (3.88%) libvirt
6 3 (2.91%) MFC
6 3 (2.91%) Middleware
6 3 (2.91%) Qt
6 3 (2.91%) WCF
6 3 (2.91%) WinForms
6 3 (2.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.24%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.62%) Digital Media
3 12 (11.65%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.83%) Wiki
5 3 (2.91%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.94%) PKI
7 1 (0.97%) Handset
7 1 (0.97%) Replication
7 1 (0.97%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 90 (87.38%) Linux
2 38 (36.89%) CentOS
2 38 (36.89%) Unix
3 32 (31.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (30.10%) Windows
5 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (9.71%) Fedora
6 10 (9.71%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.85%) Solaris
8 4 (3.88%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.88%) OpenBSD
8 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.94%) Debian
9 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.97%) AIX
10 1 (0.97%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (54.37%) DevOps
2 51 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (37.86%) Configuration Management
4 33 (32.04%) Open Source
4 33 (32.04%) TDD
5 31 (30.10%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (16.50%) Information Security
6 17 (16.50%) Scrum
7 15 (14.56%) Kanban
8 12 (11.65%) Patch Management
9 11 (10.68%) ITIL
10 9 (8.74%) High Availability
11 7 (6.80%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.83%) Analytics
12 6 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (4.85%) OO
14 3 (2.91%) Business Continuity
14 3 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
14 3 (2.91%) Multithreading
14 3 (2.91%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 61 (59.22%) Python
2 56 (54.37%) Perl
3 49 (47.57%) Java
4 39 (37.86%) Ruby
5 30 (29.13%) Groovy
6 28 (27.18%) Bash Shell
7 16 (15.53%) C
7 16 (15.53%) Shell Script
8 15 (14.56%) PHP
9 13 (12.62%) C++
10 5 (4.85%) C#
11 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.88%) VB
12 3 (2.91%) Clojure
12 3 (2.91%) Scala
12 3 (2.91%) SQL
12 3 (2.91%) VB6
13 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.65%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (11.65%) Degree
2 11 (10.68%) PMI Certification
2 11 (10.68%) PMP
3 8 (7.77%) A+ Certification
3 8 (7.77%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (3.88%) CCNP
4 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.94%) CCNA
6 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 24 (23.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.50%) XenServer
3 13 (12.62%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (10.68%) KVM
5 7 (6.80%) Postfix
6 6 (5.83%) oVirt
6 6 (5.83%) Xen
7 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
8 4 (3.88%) Ceph
8 4 (3.88%) QEMU
9 1 (0.97%) Samba
9 1 (0.97%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 65 (63.11%) Ansible
2 64 (62.14%) Puppet
3 44 (42.72%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (6.80%) Cobbler
5 6 (5.83%) Munin
5 6 (5.83%) Nagios
6 4 (3.88%) CFEngine
6 4 (3.88%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (3.88%) Ganeti
6 4 (3.88%) Kibana
6 4 (3.88%) logstash
7 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.97%) cPanel
7 1 (0.97%) Plesk
Vendors
1 36 (34.95%) Red Hat
2 28 (27.18%) VMware
3 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.71%) Cisco
5 8 (7.77%) Dell
5 8 (7.77%) HP
5 8 (7.77%) Sun
6 3 (2.91%) Perforce
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle
8 1 (0.97%) BT
8 1 (0.97%) Citrix
8 1 (0.97%) Draytek
8 1 (0.97%) F5
8 1 (0.97%) NETGEAR
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Posted: 3 days ago
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