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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeBSD
Rank 857 797 828
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +31
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 47 78 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.072% 0.053%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.15% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 40 74 52
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £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
31106 29778 32287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.75% 27.35% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26023 25261 27679
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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

FreeBSD Salary Histogram in the UK

FreeBSD
Top 16 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 23 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 -69 43 £50,000 - 8
London -58 26 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North West +9 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Northumberland - 5 - -
North East - 5 - -
East of England -16 4 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Hertfordshire -16 4 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Warrington - 4 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £50,000 -
South East -12 3 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Surrey +3 2 £70,000 +7.69%
Kent - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Bolton - 1 £35,000 -
Egham - 1 £70,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 76 (85.39%) Linux
2 34 (38.20%) Puppet
3 33 (37.08%) Ubuntu
3 33 (37.08%) Debian
4 32 (35.96%) UNIX
4 32 (35.96%) MySQL
5 31 (34.83%) Windows
6 29 (32.58%) Python
6 29 (32.58%) Perl
7 28 (31.46%) OpenBSD
7 28 (31.46%) Ruby
8 25 (28.09%) Node.js
9 24 (26.97%) Open Source
9 24 (26.97%) TCP/IP
9 24 (26.97%) DNS
9 24 (26.97%) Cisco
10 21 (23.60%) Red Hat
11 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
11 20 (22.47%) Jenkins
11 20 (22.47%) Load Balancing
12 19 (21.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (21.35%) Bash Shell
12 19 (21.35%) Firewall
13 18 (20.22%) SaaS
13 18 (20.22%) Mercurial
13 18 (20.22%) Redis
14 17 (19.10%) Nagios
14 17 (19.10%) Management Information System
14 17 (19.10%) Replication
14 17 (19.10%) PHP

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (28.09%) Node.js
2 16 (17.98%) Apache
3 15 (16.85%) Tomcat
4 12 (13.48%) nginx
5 5 (5.62%) Tornado
6 3 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.37%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.37%) IIS
6 3 (3.37%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (3.37%) Drupal
6 3 (3.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.22%) SaaS
2 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.37%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.97%) TCP/IP
1 24 (26.97%) DNS
2 19 (21.35%) Firewall
3 16 (17.98%) LDAP
4 11 (12.36%) Reverse Proxy
5 10 (11.24%) Wireshark
5 10 (11.24%) tcpdump
5 10 (11.24%) HTTP
5 10 (11.24%) SMTP
5 10 (11.24%) SSL
6 9 (10.11%) Internet
6 9 (10.11%) Kerberos
6 9 (10.11%) SSH
7 8 (8.99%) NAS
8 6 (6.74%) FTP
9 4 (4.49%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (4.49%) VRRP
10 3 (3.37%) ICMP
10 3 (3.37%) Network Security
10 3 (3.37%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) MySQL
2 18 (20.22%) Redis
3 14 (15.73%) MongoDB
4 13 (14.61%) Big Data
5 5 (5.62%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Jenkins
2 18 (20.22%) Mercurial
3 10 (11.24%) Metasploit
4 7 (7.87%) PhantomJS
5 5 (5.62%) Grunt
5 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.37%) JMeter
6 3 (3.37%) Subversion
6 3 (3.37%) JIRA
General
1 5 (5.62%) Legal
1 5 (5.62%) Games
2 4 (4.49%) Law
3 1 (1.12%) German Language
3 1 (1.12%) Publishing
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Administrator
2 21 (23.60%) Developer
2 21 (23.60%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (19.10%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (17.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 16 (17.98%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 15 (16.85%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 15 (16.85%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (12.36%) IT Security Engineer
6 11 (12.36%) Security Engineer
7 10 (11.24%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (11.24%) Ruby Developer
8 7 (7.87%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Web Applications Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Applications Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Account Manager
9 6 (6.74%) Technical Account Manager
9 6 (6.74%) Security Manager
9 6 (6.74%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.98%) HTML
1 16 (17.98%) CSS
2 15 (16.85%) LAMP
3 13 (14.61%) Sphinx
4 9 (10.11%) Memcached
5 8 (8.99%) Django
6 6 (6.74%) Web Services
6 6 (6.74%) .NET
7 5 (5.62%) HTML5
7 5 (5.62%) Ajax
7 5 (5.62%) CherryPy
7 5 (5.62%) Backbone.js
7 5 (5.62%) D3.js
7 5 (5.62%) Highcharts JS
7 5 (5.62%) Sass
7 5 (5.62%) LESS
7 5 (5.62%) Ember.js
7 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.62%) ZeroMQ
7 5 (5.62%) gevent
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.97%) Open Source
2 17 (19.10%) Replication
2 17 (19.10%) Management Information System
3 13 (14.61%) Social Media
4 9 (10.11%) Device Driver
4 9 (10.11%) Clustering
5 6 (6.74%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.37%) Physics
7 1 (1.12%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 76 (85.39%) Linux
2 33 (37.08%) Debian
2 33 (37.08%) Ubuntu
3 32 (35.96%) UNIX
4 31 (34.83%) Windows
5 28 (31.46%) OpenBSD
6 19 (21.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (14.61%) AIX
8 11 (12.36%) Solaris
8 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (7.87%) CentOS
10 3 (3.37%) SUSE
10 3 (3.37%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.12%) SELinux
11 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) Load Balancing
2 16 (17.98%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (16.85%) ITIL
4 14 (15.73%) Multithreading
5 12 (13.48%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (13.48%) MVC
6 11 (12.36%) PRINCE2
6 11 (12.36%) SIEM
7 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.99%) Release Management
8 8 (8.99%) Product Management
9 7 (7.87%) Unit Testing
9 7 (7.87%) Information Security
9 7 (7.87%) OO
9 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.62%) Social Media Monitoring
11 4 (4.49%) High Availability
11 4 (4.49%) DevOps
11 4 (4.49%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.58%) Perl
1 29 (32.58%) Python
2 28 (31.46%) Ruby
3 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
4 19 (21.35%) Bash Shell
5 17 (19.10%) PHP
5 17 (19.10%) SQL
6 15 (16.85%) Shell Script
7 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
8 6 (6.74%) C++
9 4 (4.49%) Java
9 4 (4.49%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (15.73%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.24%) CCNP
2 10 (11.24%) CISSP
2 10 (11.24%) CCSE
3 4 (4.49%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (4.49%) A+ Certification
4 3 (3.37%) RHCE
4 3 (3.37%) Degree
5 1 (1.12%) MCSE
5 1 (1.12%) SSCP
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) Snort
1 10 (11.24%) Nmap
2 8 (8.99%) Squid
2 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.99%) KVM
3 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.37%) Postfix
3 3 (3.37%) Varnish
3 3 (3.37%) Xen
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.12%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 34 (38.20%) Puppet
2 17 (19.10%) Nagios
3 16 (17.98%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (16.85%) Cacti
5 11 (12.36%) HAProxy
6 10 (11.24%) Nessus
7 3 (3.37%) ZABBIX
7 3 (3.37%) Capistrano
8 2 (2.25%) Netcool
9 1 (1.12%) Munin
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) Cisco
2 21 (23.60%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
4 11 (12.36%) VMware
5 10 (11.24%) Blue Coat
5 10 (11.24%) CheckPoint
5 10 (11.24%) Websense
6 8 (8.99%) NetApp
7 6 (6.74%) Juniper
8 4 (4.49%) Sun
8 4 (4.49%) HP
8 4 (4.49%) Dell
9 3 (3.37%) Oracle
9 3 (3.37%) Lotus
9 3 (3.37%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.12%) Citrix
10 1 (1.12%) Sage
10 1 (1.12%) Percona
10 1 (1.12%) Twitter
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits and bonus
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago