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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeBSD
Rank 876 834 897
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +63
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 41 49 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.044% 0.021%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.16% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 21
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -42.85%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32237 30128 33555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.57% 27.13% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 26870 25240 28921
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -53 41 £50,000 +17.64% 4
London -64 20 £50,000 +5.26% 2
South East -9 16 £45,000 +12.50%
Surrey +6 10 £45,000 -30.76%
Epsom - 7 £45,000 -
North West - 5 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Warrington - 5 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire -9 3 £52,500 +31.25%
East of England -12 3 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £52,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £52,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £52,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £52,500 -
Reading - 3 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £52,500 -
Hampshire -1 2 - -
Staines -3 1 £65,000 -
Egham - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 88 (87.13%) Linux
2 50 (49.50%) Windows
3 38 (37.62%) Open Source
3 38 (37.62%) Puppet
4 35 (34.65%) Python
4 35 (34.65%) PHP
5 33 (32.67%) Debian
5 33 (32.67%) Ubuntu
6 32 (31.68%) Perl
7 31 (30.69%) TCP/IP
8 30 (29.70%) MySQL
8 30 (29.70%) UNIX
9 29 (28.71%) KVM
10 27 (26.73%) VMware
10 27 (26.73%) Red Hat
10 27 (26.73%) CentOS
11 26 (25.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (25.74%) Apache
12 24 (23.76%) Bash Shell
13 23 (22.77%) Opscode Chef
14 22 (21.78%) DNS
15 21 (20.79%) Cisco
15 21 (20.79%) OpenBSD
15 21 (20.79%) Firewall
15 21 (20.79%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (20.79%) Ruby
16 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
17 16 (15.84%) Tomcat
17 16 (15.84%) HTTP
17 16 (15.84%) Shell Script

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (25.74%) Apache
2 16 (15.84%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.90%) Node.js
4 9 (8.91%) nginx
5 3 (2.97%) IIS
6 2 (1.98%) WordPress
6 2 (1.98%) Drupal
6 2 (1.98%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.98%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Summit
2 1 (0.99%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) SaaS
2 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.69%) TCP/IP
2 22 (21.78%) DNS
3 21 (20.79%) Firewall
4 16 (15.84%) HTTP
5 15 (14.85%) LDAP
6 11 (10.89%) Internet
6 11 (10.89%) SMTP
7 9 (8.91%) VRRP
7 9 (8.91%) FTP
8 8 (7.92%) VoIP
9 5 (4.95%) SSL
9 5 (4.95%) Kerberos
9 5 (4.95%) SSH
9 5 (4.95%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (4.95%) NAS
10 3 (2.97%) WAN
10 3 (2.97%) LAN
10 3 (2.97%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (1.98%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.70%) MySQL
2 16 (15.84%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (13.86%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.97%) Big Data
6 3 (2.97%) Redis
7 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.93%) PhantomJS
3 3 (2.97%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.98%) JIRA
4 2 (1.98%) Metasploit
4 2 (1.98%) Subversion
4 2 (1.98%) JMeter
General
1 5 (4.95%) Law
1 5 (4.95%) Marketing
2 2 (1.98%) Legal
2 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.98%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) Administrator
2 28 (27.72%) Systems Administrator
3 27 (26.73%) Linux Administrator
4 26 (25.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 19 (18.81%) Linux Engineer
6 16 (15.84%) Applications Developer
6 16 (15.84%) Developer
6 16 (15.84%) Web Developer
6 16 (15.84%) Web Applications Developer
7 11 (10.89%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 11 (10.89%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (9.90%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (9.90%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 10 (9.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 9 (8.91%) Technical Account Manager
9 9 (8.91%) Technical Manager
9 9 (8.91%) Account Manager
9 9 (8.91%) Security Manager
10 8 (7.92%) Senior UNIX Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.87%) Django
2 12 (11.88%) .NET
3 9 (8.91%) HTML
3 9 (8.91%) CSS
3 9 (8.91%) Web Services
3 9 (8.91%) Ajax
4 8 (7.92%) LAMP
5 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.95%) SOAP
7 3 (2.97%) Sphinx
8 2 (1.98%) Memcached
8 2 (1.98%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.99%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 38 (37.62%) Open Source
2 11 (10.89%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.89%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.90%) Mathematics
3 10 (9.90%) Replication
4 5 (4.95%) Device Driver
4 5 (4.95%) Clustering
5 3 (2.97%) Social Media
6 2 (1.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 88 (87.13%) Linux
2 50 (49.50%) Windows
3 33 (32.67%) Debian
3 33 (32.67%) Ubuntu
4 30 (29.70%) UNIX
5 27 (26.73%) CentOS
6 26 (25.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (20.79%) OpenBSD
8 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (12.87%) AIX
9 9 (8.91%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.96%) SUSE
10 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.97%) Solaris
12 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.87%) Release Management
1 13 (12.87%) Information Security
2 11 (10.89%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (9.90%) Product Management
4 9 (8.91%) Load Balancing
5 7 (6.93%) MVC
5 7 (6.93%) OO
5 7 (6.93%) Unit Testing
5 7 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (6.93%) Low Latency
6 6 (5.94%) ITIL
7 5 (4.95%) Multithreading
8 4 (3.96%) High Availability
8 4 (3.96%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (3.96%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.97%) Benchmarking
9 3 (2.97%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.97%) SIEM
9 3 (2.97%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.65%) Python
1 35 (34.65%) PHP
2 32 (31.68%) Perl
3 24 (23.76%) Bash Shell
4 21 (20.79%) Ruby
5 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
6 16 (15.84%) Shell Script
7 11 (10.89%) SQL
8 7 (6.93%) C
9 5 (4.95%) Java
10 3 (2.97%) C++
11 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) RHCE
2 11 (10.89%) Degree
3 7 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.95%) A+ Certification
4 5 (4.95%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.98%) CCSE
5 2 (1.98%) CISSP
5 2 (1.98%) CCNP
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.99%) MCSE
6 1 (0.99%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (28.71%) KVM
2 21 (20.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.91%) Xen
4 7 (6.93%) Squid
5 4 (3.96%) Postfix
6 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.98%) Snort
7 2 (1.98%) Nmap
8 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.99%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.99%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (37.62%) Puppet
2 23 (22.77%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (8.91%) HAProxy
4 8 (7.92%) Cobbler
5 7 (6.93%) Nagios
6 5 (4.95%) Cacti
7 2 (1.98%) Nessus
7 2 (1.98%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.98%) Munin
7 2 (1.98%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.99%) Netcool
8 1 (0.99%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 27 (26.73%) VMware
1 27 (26.73%) Red Hat
2 21 (20.79%) Cisco
3 15 (14.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (12.87%) NetApp
5 9 (8.91%) Juniper
6 5 (4.95%) Oracle
6 5 (4.95%) Sage
6 5 (4.95%) Sun
6 5 (4.95%) HP
6 5 (4.95%) Dell
7 2 (1.98%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.98%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.98%) Websense
7 2 (1.98%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.98%) Lotus
8 1 (0.99%) Sonus
8 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow
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