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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeBSD
Rank 869 954 965
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +11
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 52 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.012% 0.031%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.045% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 46 10 31
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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
25218 28949 32389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.68% 26.78% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21432 24235 27266
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,425 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 30 May 2016 within the UK.

FreeBSD Salary Histogram in the UK

FreeBSD
Top 14 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 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +89 52 £50,000 +37.93%
London +53 26 £50,000 +81.81%
Bath - 16 £50,000 -
Somerset - 16 £50,000 -
South West - 16 £50,000 -
South East +39 10 £45,000 -10.00%
Oxfordshire - 6 £45,000 -
Oxford - 6 £45,000 -
City of London - 5 £50,000 -
Reading - 3 £36,000 -
Greenford - 3 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £36,000 -
Kent +1 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 70 (88.61%) Linux
2 50 (63.29%) Unix
3 46 (58.23%) Perl
4 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (43.04%) Puppet
6 33 (41.77%) Ansible
7 32 (40.51%) Ruby
7 32 (40.51%) Python
8 30 (37.97%) Windows
9 27 (34.18%) Red Hat
9 27 (34.18%) Opscode Chef
9 27 (34.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (32.91%) Open Source
10 26 (32.91%) DevOps
11 24 (30.38%) CentOS
11 24 (30.38%) Solaris
12 23 (29.11%) SQL
13 22 (27.85%) Java
13 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
13 22 (27.85%) Bash Shell
14 21 (26.58%) C
15 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (24.05%) VMware
16 18 (22.78%) ITIL
16 18 (22.78%) Configuration Management
17 17 (21.52%) Web Services
17 17 (21.52%) TDD
17 17 (21.52%) Groovy
18 15 (18.99%) Git (software)
18 15 (18.99%) Data Centre

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 9 (11.39%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.59%) Apache
3 5 (6.33%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.80%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
2 14 (17.72%) Internet
3 13 (16.46%) Firewall
4 12 (15.19%) DNS
5 11 (13.92%) Reverse Proxy
5 11 (13.92%) tcpdump
5 11 (13.92%) Wireshark
6 10 (12.66%) LDAP
6 10 (12.66%) SNMP
7 9 (11.39%) Broadband
7 9 (11.39%) Ethernet
7 9 (11.39%) IPv6
8 8 (10.13%) LAN
8 8 (10.13%) WAN
9 7 (8.86%) Network Security
10 5 (6.33%) MRTG
11 3 (3.80%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (2.53%) FTP
12 2 (2.53%) HTTP
12 2 (2.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.92%) Metasploit
3 10 (12.66%) Subversion
3 10 (12.66%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.53%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (13.92%) Marketing
2 10 (12.66%) Law
3 8 (10.13%) Aerospace
3 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.06%) Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Games
5 2 (2.53%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (17.72%) Administrator
3 12 (15.19%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (13.92%) Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Security Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Software Engineer
5 10 (12.66%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (12.66%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 10 (12.66%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (10.13%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.33%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) CISSP Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) DevOps Manager
10 4 (5.06%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) Web Services
2 11 (13.92%) .NET
3 10 (12.66%) MFC
3 10 (12.66%) Qt
3 10 (12.66%) WCF
3 10 (12.66%) WinForms
3 10 (12.66%) WPF
4 9 (11.39%) RESTful
5 8 (10.13%) REST
6 6 (7.59%) LAMP
7 3 (3.80%) libvirt
8 2 (2.53%) CSS
8 2 (2.53%) D3.js
8 2 (2.53%) Django
8 2 (2.53%) HTML
8 2 (2.53%) Sass
8 2 (2.53%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Data Centre
2 13 (16.46%) PKI
3 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (13.92%) Cyberthreat
3 11 (13.92%) Management Information System
4 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.86%) Digital Media
6 5 (6.33%) Wiki
7 2 (2.53%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.53%) Replication
7 2 (2.53%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 70 (88.61%) Linux
2 50 (63.29%) Unix
3 30 (37.97%) Windows
4 27 (34.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (30.38%) CentOS
5 24 (30.38%) Solaris
6 15 (18.99%) Windows Server
7 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (12.66%) Mac OS X
9 5 (6.33%) OpenBSD
10 2 (2.53%) AIX
10 2 (2.53%) CoreOS
11 1 (1.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.91%) DevOps
2 26 (32.91%) Open Source
3 18 (22.78%) Configuration Management
3 18 (22.78%) ITIL
4 17 (21.52%) TDD
5 12 (15.19%) Information Security
6 11 (13.92%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (13.92%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (13.92%) Identity Access Management
6 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2
6 11 (13.92%) SIEM
6 11 (13.92%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (12.66%) Kanban
7 10 (12.66%) Scrum
7 10 (12.66%) SDLC
7 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.13%) Line Management
8 8 (10.13%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) Perl
2 32 (40.51%) Python
2 32 (40.51%) Ruby
3 23 (29.11%) SQL
4 22 (27.85%) Bash Shell
4 22 (27.85%) Java
5 21 (26.58%) C
6 17 (21.52%) Groovy
7 15 (18.99%) C++
8 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
9 11 (13.92%) C#
9 11 (13.92%) Shell Script
9 11 (13.92%) VB
10 10 (12.66%) VB6
11 5 (6.33%) PHP
12 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) CEH
1 11 (13.92%) CISSP
1 11 (13.92%) CompTIA Security+
1 11 (13.92%) GCIH
1 11 (13.92%) SANS
1 11 (13.92%) Security+ Certification
2 9 (11.39%) Degree
2 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
2 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) PMI Certification
3 7 (8.86%) PMP
4 3 (3.80%) A+ Certification
4 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.80%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (2.53%) HND
6 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) XenServer
3 11 (13.92%) Snort
4 9 (11.39%) KVM
5 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (6.33%) Ceph
5 5 (6.33%) oVirt
5 5 (6.33%) Postfix
5 5 (6.33%) Xen
6 3 (3.80%) QEMU
7 2 (2.53%) Docker
7 2 (2.53%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.53%) vSphere
8 1 (1.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 34 (43.04%) Puppet
2 33 (41.77%) Ansible
3 27 (34.18%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (13.92%) EnCase
4 11 (13.92%) Nessus
4 11 (13.92%) Nmap
5 5 (6.33%) Cobbler
5 5 (6.33%) Munin
5 5 (6.33%) Nagios
6 3 (3.80%) CFEngine
6 3 (3.80%) Ganeti
7 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Red Hat
2 19 (24.05%) VMware
3 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.66%) Perforce
5 5 (6.33%) Cisco
6 3 (3.80%) Dell
6 3 (3.80%) HP
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle
6 3 (3.80%) Sun
7 2 (2.53%) F5
8 1 (1.27%) Citrix