The first table below looks at the demand for FreeBSD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FreeBSD over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeBSD
Rank 864 805 832
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +27
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 49 77 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.071% 0.054%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 42 73 52
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -5.40%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31314 29707 32324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.75% 27.31% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26166 25152 27689
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014 within the UK.

FreeBSD Salary Histogram in the UK

FreeBSD
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
England -56 45 £50,000 - 8
London -83 27 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North West +4 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Northumberland - 5 - -
North East - 5 - -
South East +9 4 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Hertfordshire -10 4 £45,000 +28.57% 3
East of England -12 4 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Warrington - 4 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £50,000 -
Surrey -6 2 £70,000 +7.69%
Kent - 2 £60,000 - 1
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 - 1
Bolton - 1 £35,000 -
Egham - 1 £70,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 77 (85.56%) Linux
2 34 (37.78%) Debian
2 34 (37.78%) Ubuntu
2 34 (37.78%) Puppet
3 33 (36.67%) MySQL
4 32 (35.56%) UNIX
5 31 (34.44%) Windows
6 29 (32.22%) Python
6 29 (32.22%) Perl
6 29 (32.22%) OpenBSD
7 28 (31.11%) Ruby
8 25 (27.78%) Node.js
8 25 (27.78%) Open Source
8 25 (27.78%) DNS
9 24 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 24 (26.67%) Cisco
10 22 (24.44%) Red Hat
11 21 (23.33%) Load Balancing
12 20 (22.22%) Jenkins
12 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 19 (21.11%) Firewall
13 19 (21.11%) Bash Shell
13 19 (21.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (20.00%) SaaS
14 18 (20.00%) Mercurial
14 18 (20.00%) Redis
14 18 (20.00%) Management Information System
14 18 (20.00%) PHP
15 17 (18.89%) SQL
15 17 (18.89%) Apache

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 25 (27.78%) Node.js
2 17 (18.89%) Apache
3 15 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 13 (14.44%) nginx
5 5 (5.56%) Tornado
6 3 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (3.33%) IIS
6 3 (3.33%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.33%) Drupal
6 3 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.00%) SaaS
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.33%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.78%) DNS
2 24 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 19 (21.11%) Firewall
4 16 (17.78%) LDAP
5 11 (12.22%) SMTP
5 11 (12.22%) HTTP
5 11 (12.22%) SSL
5 11 (12.22%) Reverse Proxy
6 10 (11.11%) Wireshark
6 10 (11.11%) tcpdump
6 10 (11.11%) Internet
7 9 (10.00%) Kerberos
7 9 (10.00%) SSH
8 8 (8.89%) NAS
9 6 (6.67%) FTP
10 5 (5.56%) VRRP
11 4 (4.44%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (3.33%) ICMP
12 3 (3.33%) POP3
12 3 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (36.67%) MySQL
2 18 (20.00%) Redis
3 14 (15.56%) MongoDB
4 13 (14.44%) Big Data
5 5 (5.56%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 18 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 10 (11.11%) Metasploit
4 7 (7.78%) PhantomJS
5 5 (5.56%) Grunt
5 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.33%) JMeter
6 3 (3.33%) JIRA
6 3 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (5.56%) Games
1 5 (5.56%) Legal
2 4 (4.44%) Law
3 2 (2.22%) German Language
4 1 (1.11%) Publishing
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (24.44%) Administrator
2 21 (23.33%) Systems Administrator
2 21 (23.33%) Developer
3 17 (18.89%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (17.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 16 (17.78%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 15 (16.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 15 (16.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (12.22%) Security Engineer
6 11 (12.22%) IT Security Engineer
7 10 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.78%) Applications Developer
8 7 (7.78%) Web Applications Developer
8 7 (7.78%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Technical Manager
9 6 (6.67%) Security Manager
9 6 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Technical Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.78%) HTML
1 16 (17.78%) CSS
2 15 (16.67%) LAMP
3 13 (14.44%) Sphinx
4 10 (11.11%) Memcached
5 8 (8.89%) Django
6 6 (6.67%) Web Services
6 6 (6.67%) .NET
7 5 (5.56%) Sass
7 5 (5.56%) LESS
7 5 (5.56%) Ember.js
7 5 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.56%) ZeroMQ
7 5 (5.56%) CSS3
7 5 (5.56%) WebSockets
7 5 (5.56%) Highcharts JS
7 5 (5.56%) Backbone.js
7 5 (5.56%) D3.js
7 5 (5.56%) HTML5
7 5 (5.56%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.78%) Open Source
2 18 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 17 (18.89%) Replication
4 13 (14.44%) Social Media
5 9 (10.00%) Clustering
5 9 (10.00%) Device Driver
6 6 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.33%) Physics
8 1 (1.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 77 (85.56%) Linux
2 34 (37.78%) Debian
2 34 (37.78%) Ubuntu
3 32 (35.56%) UNIX
4 31 (34.44%) Windows
5 29 (32.22%) OpenBSD
6 19 (21.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (14.44%) AIX
8 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (12.22%) Solaris
8 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (8.89%) CentOS
10 3 (3.33%) SUSE
10 3 (3.33%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.22%) SELinux
12 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.33%) Load Balancing
2 16 (17.78%) ITIL
2 16 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (15.56%) Multithreading
4 12 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (13.33%) MVC
5 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
5 11 (12.22%) SIEM
6 10 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.89%) Release Management
7 8 (8.89%) Product Management
7 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.78%) Information Security
8 7 (7.78%) OO
8 7 (7.78%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.56%) Social Media Monitoring
10 4 (4.44%) DevOps
10 4 (4.44%) Load Testing
10 4 (4.44%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.22%) Python
1 29 (32.22%) Perl
2 28 (31.11%) Ruby
3 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (21.11%) Bash Shell
5 18 (20.00%) PHP
6 17 (18.89%) SQL
7 15 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 10 (11.11%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.67%) C++
10 5 (5.56%) Java
11 4 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.11%) CCSE
2 10 (11.11%) CCNP
2 10 (11.11%) CISSP
3 4 (4.44%) A+ Certification
3 4 (4.44%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (3.33%) RHCE
4 3 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.11%) SSCP
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.11%) MCSE
5 1 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.22%) SLA
3 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) Snort
1 10 (11.11%) Nmap
2 9 (10.00%) Squid
2 9 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.00%) KVM
3 3 (3.33%) Postfix
3 3 (3.33%) Varnish
3 3 (3.33%) Xen
3 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.11%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 34 (37.78%) Puppet
2 17 (18.89%) Nagios
3 16 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (16.67%) Cacti
5 12 (13.33%) HAProxy
6 10 (11.11%) Nessus
7 3 (3.33%) Capistrano
7 3 (3.33%) ZABBIX
8 2 (2.22%) Netcool
9 1 (1.11%) Munin
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) Cisco
2 22 (24.44%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.33%) VMware
4 10 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 10 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 10 (11.11%) Websense
5 8 (8.89%) NetApp
6 6 (6.67%) Juniper
7 4 (4.44%) HP
7 4 (4.44%) Dell
7 4 (4.44%) Sun
8 3 (3.33%) Lotus
8 3 (3.33%) Oracle
8 3 (3.33%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.11%) Sage
9 1 (1.11%) Citrix
9 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.11%) Percona
9 1 (1.11%) Twitter
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