The table below looks at the statistics for FreeBSD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FreeBSD over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
FreeBSD
UK
Rank 833 906 932
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +26
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 19 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.019% 0.024%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.093% 0.074% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 21
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%

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
20421 25590 28902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.26% 26.03% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17221 21625 24178
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

FreeBSD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing FreeBSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017 within the UK.

FreeBSD Salary Histogram in the UK

FreeBSD
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +78 18 £45,000 -10.00%
London +67 7 - -
South West - 6 £50,000 -
South East +63 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Southampton - 5 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £45,000 -
Somerset - 3 £41,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £50,000 -
Cheltenham - 3 £50,000 -
Bath - 3 £41,500 -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing FreeBSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for FreeBSD.

1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) MS Excel
2 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
3 30 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (64.44%) Python
5 28 (62.22%) Java
5 28 (62.22%) Ansible
5 28 (62.22%) DevOps
6 27 (60.00%) Configuration Management
7 26 (57.78%) Puppet
8 23 (51.11%) Web Services
9 22 (48.89%) Red Hat
9 22 (48.89%) Ruby
9 22 (48.89%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (46.67%) Bash Shell
10 21 (46.67%) Jenkins
10 21 (46.67%) HTTP
11 18 (40.00%) CentOS
11 18 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (37.78%) PHP
12 17 (37.78%) Fedora
13 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
14 12 (26.67%) TDD
15 11 (24.44%) Cisco
15 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
16 10 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
16 10 (22.22%) Sun
16 10 (22.22%) HP

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (68.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (48.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) HTTP
2 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
3 10 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (6.67%) IPv6
5 2 (4.44%) IPv4
6 1 (2.22%) Broadband
6 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.22%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP
6 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (22.22%) Law
2 3 (6.67%) Billing
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Data Centre Technician
2 10 (22.22%) Data Technician
3 5 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Research Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.44%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Hardware Technician
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Server Technician
6 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Cloud Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) Web Services
2 6 (13.33%) REST
3 3 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (68.89%) Windows
3 18 (40.00%) CentOS
3 18 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (37.78%) Fedora
4 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.89%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (62.22%) DevOps
3 27 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (26.67%) TDD
5 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.89%) OO
7 4 (8.89%) Open Source
8 3 (6.67%) BDD
8 3 (6.67%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (6.67%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Microservices
9 2 (4.44%) OOD
10 1 (2.22%) ITIL
10 1 (2.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) Python
2 28 (62.22%) Java
3 22 (48.89%) Ruby
4 21 (46.67%) Bash Shell
5 17 (37.78%) PHP
6 8 (17.78%) Perl
7 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
8 6 (13.33%) C++
9 4 (8.89%) Groovy
10 3 (6.67%) C
10 3 (6.67%) C#
10 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
11 2 (4.44%) Clojure
11 2 (4.44%) Scala
12 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) A+ Certification
1 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (62.22%) Ansible
2 26 (57.78%) Puppet
3 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.44%) Icinga
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 22 (48.89%) Red Hat
3 11 (24.44%) Cisco
4 10 (22.22%) Dell
4 10 (22.22%) HP
4 10 (22.22%) Sun
5 1 (2.22%) BT
5 1 (2.22%) Draytek
5 1 (2.22%) NETGEAR
5 1 (2.22%) TP-LINK
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Yealink