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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeBSD
Rank 855 820 831
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +11
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 20 58 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.054% 0.036%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.069% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 50 38
Average salary £36,250 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.04% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +12.50%

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
28914 28736 29273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.18% 26.93% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24154 23623 24642
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

FreeBSD Salary Histogram in the UK

FreeBSD
Top 21 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 4 March 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 -37 20 £36,250 -22.04% 2
South East -31 9 £62,500 +38.88% 1
London -1 4 £20,000 -60.00% 1
Hampshire -17 4 - -
Southampton - 4 - -
Surrey -13 3 £60,000 +29.03%
North West - 3 £40,000 -
Leatherhead +7 2 £60,000 +29.03%
Birmingham - 2 £27,500 -
Burnley - 2 £36,250 -
Oxford - 2 £65,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £36,250 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
Staines +13 1 £62,500 -3.84%
West Yorkshire - 1 £41,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £41,500 -
South West - 1 £25,000 -
Manchester - 1 £40,000 -
Bristol - 1 £25,000 -
Leeds - 1 £41,500 -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 39 (81.25%) Linux
2 30 (62.50%) Python
3 23 (47.92%) MySQL
4 22 (45.83%) Puppet
5 21 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (41.67%) Perl
7 19 (39.58%) PHP
8 17 (35.42%) Windows
9 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 15 (31.25%) Ubuntu
10 14 (29.17%) UNIX
10 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
10 14 (29.17%) KVM
11 13 (27.08%) Ceph
11 13 (27.08%) OpenBSD
12 12 (25.00%) Debian
12 12 (25.00%) Open Source
12 12 (25.00%) Apache
13 11 (22.92%) Cisco
13 11 (22.92%) nginx
13 11 (22.92%) CentOS
14 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
14 10 (20.83%) HP
14 10 (20.83%) Red Hat
14 10 (20.83%) LAMP
15 9 (18.75%) Games
15 9 (18.75%) MVC
15 9 (18.75%) DNS
15 9 (18.75%) RDBMS
15 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 12 (25.00%) Apache
2 11 (22.92%) nginx
3 3 (6.25%) ejabberd
3 3 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.25%) Zope
3 3 (6.25%) Plone
3 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.17%) Drupal
5 1 (2.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.75%) DNS
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (14.58%) NAS
4 6 (12.50%) LAN
5 5 (10.42%) OpenVPN
5 5 (10.42%) Asterisk PBX
5 5 (10.42%) Network Security
6 4 (8.33%) Internet
7 3 (6.25%) OSPF
7 3 (6.25%) BGP
7 3 (6.25%) Firewall
7 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (6.25%) SMTP
7 3 (6.25%) DHCP
7 3 (6.25%) HTTP
7 3 (6.25%) IMAP
7 3 (6.25%) SSH
7 3 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) MySQL
2 21 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.42%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Emacs
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (18.75%) Games
1 9 (18.75%) Marketing
2 7 (14.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 16 (33.33%) Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Perl Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Perl Software Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Data Centre Technician
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Junior Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) LAMP
2 9 (18.75%) Catalyst
2 9 (18.75%) Moose
3 8 (16.67%) CSS
3 8 (16.67%) HTML
4 7 (14.58%) Django
5 6 (12.50%) HTML5
5 6 (12.50%) CSS3
6 3 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (2.08%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Open Source
2 9 (18.75%) User Experience
3 5 (10.42%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.33%) Physics
5 2 (4.17%) Clustering
5 2 (4.17%) Replication
5 2 (4.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 39 (81.25%) Linux
2 17 (35.42%) Windows
3 15 (31.25%) Ubuntu
4 14 (29.17%) UNIX
5 13 (27.08%) OpenBSD
6 12 (25.00%) Debian
7 11 (22.92%) CentOS
8 7 (14.58%) AIX
8 7 (14.58%) Solaris
9 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 9 (18.75%) MVC
2 9 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.50%) DevOps
5 5 (10.42%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.25%) Web Development
7 3 (6.25%) Web Design
8 2 (4.17%) Release Management
8 2 (4.17%) Scrum
8 2 (4.17%) Content Management
8 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.08%) Change Management
9 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.08%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) Python
2 20 (41.67%) Perl
3 19 (39.58%) PHP
4 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
5 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.50%) Golang
7 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.25%) Java
8 3 (6.25%) Ruby
9 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.17%) SQL
9 2 (4.17%) C
9 2 (4.17%) C#
9 2 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) A+ Certification
1 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (14.58%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (10.42%) RHCSA
3 4 (8.33%) Degree
3 4 (8.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) KVM
2 13 (27.08%) Ceph
3 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.42%) Varnish
4 5 (10.42%) SpamAssassin
5 2 (4.17%) Postfix
5 2 (4.17%) Sendmail
5 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.17%) NFS
5 2 (4.17%) Corosync
5 2 (4.17%) OpenSIPS
5 2 (4.17%) Dovecot
5 2 (4.17%) Openswan
6 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (45.83%) Puppet
2 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (16.67%) Nagios
4 5 (10.42%) Bacula
5 4 (8.33%) Ganeti
5 4 (8.33%) Ansible
6 3 (6.25%) Check_MK
6 3 (6.25%) HAProxy
7 2 (4.17%) yum
7 2 (4.17%) Cacti
7 2 (4.17%) Munin
7 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (4.17%) Rsyslog
7 2 (4.17%) logstash
8 1 (2.08%) Salt
8 1 (2.08%) CFEngine
8 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Cisco
2 10 (20.83%) HP
2 10 (20.83%) Red Hat
3 9 (18.75%) VMware
4 7 (14.58%) NetApp
4 7 (14.58%) Dell
4 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.58%) Sun
5 6 (12.50%) Google
6 5 (10.42%) Percona
7 3 (6.25%) Citrix
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle
8 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago