The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeBSD
Rank 888 896 832
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -64
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 15 44 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.036% 0.043%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.050% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 42
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £41,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +25.00%

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
29741 32126 30634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.84% 26.60% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24926 26762 25655
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 April 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
England +2 14 £27,500 -45.00% 3
London -6 6 £27,500 -45.00% 1
South East -13 5 £57,500 +27.77%
Hampshire +4 3 - -
Surrey +1 2 £57,500 +27.77%
North West +1 2 £36,250 -27.50% 1
Lancashire - 2 £36,250 -
Southampton - 2 - -
Burnley - 2 £36,250 -
Leatherhead +2 1 £60,000 +29.03%
Bristol - 1 £25,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £43,000 -
South Wales - 1 £43,000 -
South West - 1 £25,000 -
Wales - 1 £43,000 -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 35 (83.33%) Linux
2 23 (54.76%) Python
3 19 (45.24%) MySQL
4 18 (42.86%) Perl
4 18 (42.86%) Puppet
5 17 (40.48%) PHP
6 16 (38.10%) Windows
6 16 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
8 12 (28.57%) CentOS
8 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 11 (26.19%) Cisco
9 11 (26.19%) KVM
10 10 (23.81%) UNIX
11 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
11 9 (21.43%) Apache
11 9 (21.43%) Law
11 9 (21.43%) Network+ Certification
11 9 (21.43%) LAMP
11 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
11 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 9 (21.43%) Sun
11 9 (21.43%) HP
11 9 (21.43%) Dell
11 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (21.43%) A+ Certification
11 9 (21.43%) VMware
11 9 (21.43%) Ubuntu
11 9 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
11 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 9 (21.43%) Apache
2 7 (16.67%) nginx
3 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.76%) Drupal
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (11.90%) NAS
3 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) LAN
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) Internet
6 2 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (4.76%) OpenVPN
6 2 (4.76%) Network Security
6 2 (4.76%) VoIP
6 2 (4.76%) DHCP
6 2 (4.76%) HTTP
6 2 (4.76%) SSL
7 1 (2.38%) SAN
7 1 (2.38%) Broadband
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) MySQL
2 16 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Ant
General
1 9 (21.43%) Law
2 7 (16.67%) Marketing
3 5 (11.90%) Games
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (23.81%) Administrator
3 9 (21.43%) Data Centre Technician
4 7 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (16.67%) Perl Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Perl Software Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) LAMP
2 7 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (16.67%) CSS
2 7 (16.67%) Catalyst
2 7 (16.67%) Moose
3 5 (11.90%) HTML5
3 5 (11.90%) CSS3
4 4 (9.52%) Django
5 3 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Open Source
2 7 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Physics
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Windows
3 12 (28.57%) CentOS
4 10 (23.81%) UNIX
5 9 (21.43%) Ubuntu
6 6 (14.29%) Debian
6 6 (14.29%) OpenBSD
7 5 (11.90%) AIX
7 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (7.14%) Solaris
9 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 7 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 7 (16.67%) MVC
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.76%) Release Management
4 2 (4.76%) Content Management
4 2 (4.76%) Scrum
4 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.38%) Change Management
5 1 (2.38%) Information Security
5 1 (2.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (2.38%) Product Management
5 1 (2.38%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Python
2 18 (42.86%) Perl
3 17 (40.48%) PHP
4 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.90%) Golang
7 4 (9.52%) Java
8 3 (7.14%) SQL
8 3 (7.14%) Ruby
9 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.76%) C
9 2 (4.76%) C#
9 2 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (21.43%) A+ Certification
1 9 (21.43%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (11.90%) RHCSA
3 4 (9.52%) RHCE
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) KVM
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) Ceph
4 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.76%) Varnish
5 2 (4.76%) Postfix
5 2 (4.76%) Sendmail
5 2 (4.76%) NFS
5 2 (4.76%) iptables
5 2 (4.76%) Dovecot
5 2 (4.76%) Openswan
5 2 (4.76%) SpamAssassin
5 2 (4.76%) OpenSIPS
5 2 (4.76%) Corosync
6 1 (2.38%) LXC
6 1 (2.38%) XenServer
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (42.86%) Puppet
2 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.90%) Nagios
4 2 (4.76%) Cacti
4 2 (4.76%) Munin
4 2 (4.76%) yum
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (4.76%) Check_MK
4 2 (4.76%) Rsyslog
4 2 (4.76%) Bacula
4 2 (4.76%) logstash
4 2 (4.76%) Pacemaker
5 1 (2.38%) Salt
5 1 (2.38%) Graphite
5 1 (2.38%) Ansible
5 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Cisco
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Sun
2 9 (21.43%) HP
2 9 (21.43%) Dell
2 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 9 (21.43%) VMware
3 5 (11.90%) Google
4 4 (9.52%) NetApp
4 4 (9.52%) Percona
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
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