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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeBSD
Rank 909 913 877
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -36
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 26 24 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.023% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.098% 0.082% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 53
Average salary £50,000 £45,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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
26461 29154 28860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.13% 27.39% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22316 24490 23756
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 12 February 2016 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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 +22 26 £50,000 +9.28% 4
London +24 19 £62,500 +212.50% 1
Greenford - 6 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +7 4 £40,000 -20.00%
East of England +2 4 £40,000 -20.00% 2
South East +6 3 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Oxfordshire -5 2 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Oxford -14 2 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Berkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 £42,500 -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (84.21%) Windows
3 22 (57.89%) Unix
4 19 (50.00%) Perl
4 19 (50.00%) SQL
5 18 (47.37%) Solaris
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
6 15 (39.47%) Ruby
6 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
6 15 (39.47%) Bash Shell
7 14 (36.84%) Configuration Management
8 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
8 13 (34.21%) Open Source
9 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
9 12 (31.58%) SANS
9 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (31.58%) Law
9 12 (31.58%) Nessus
9 12 (31.58%) CEH
9 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 12 (31.58%) CISSP
9 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
9 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (31.58%) ITIL
9 12 (31.58%) C
10 11 (28.95%) C#
10 11 (28.95%) C++
10 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 11 (28.95%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) Reverse Proxy
2 11 (28.95%) tcpdump
2 11 (28.95%) Wireshark
3 7 (18.42%) DNS
3 7 (18.42%) Network Security
4 6 (15.79%) LDAP
4 6 (15.79%) SNMP
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.53%) Redis
3 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.95%) Metasploit
3 10 (26.32%) Subversion
3 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
4 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 4 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.63%) AppScan
6 1 (2.63%) Burp Suite
6 1 (2.63%) Paros
6 1 (2.63%) WebScarab
General
1 12 (31.58%) Law
2 4 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 2 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Software Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Security Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) CISSP Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Data Centre Technician
4 4 (10.53%) Data Technician
4 4 (10.53%) Product Manager
4 4 (10.53%) SIEM Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 6 (15.79%) MFC
2 6 (15.79%) Qt
2 6 (15.79%) WCF
2 6 (15.79%) WinForms
2 6 (15.79%) WPF
3 4 (10.53%) POSIX
4 3 (7.89%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) D3.js
5 2 (5.26%) Django
5 2 (5.26%) Sass
5 2 (5.26%) Zurb Foundation
6 1 (2.63%) CGI
6 1 (2.63%) LAMP
6 1 (2.63%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (2.63%) libvirt
6 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (28.95%) Cyberthreat
2 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
2 11 (28.95%) PKI
3 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.89%) User Experience
5 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (84.21%) Windows
3 22 (57.89%) Unix
4 18 (47.37%) Solaris
5 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
5 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (26.32%) Mac OS X
8 3 (7.89%) OpenBSD
9 2 (5.26%) CentOS
9 2 (5.26%) CoreOS
9 2 (5.26%) Debian
9 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.63%) HPUX
10 1 (2.63%) SUSE
10 1 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Configuration Management
2 13 (34.21%) Open Source
3 12 (31.58%) ITIL
4 11 (28.95%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (28.95%) Ethical Hacking
4 11 (28.95%) Identity Access Management
4 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
4 11 (28.95%) SIEM
4 11 (28.95%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (18.42%) OSINT
7 7 (18.42%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (15.79%) SDLC
9 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.53%) Line Management
9 4 (10.53%) Mobile Development
9 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Perl
1 19 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) Bash Shell
2 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
2 15 (39.47%) Ruby
3 12 (31.58%) C
4 11 (28.95%) C#
4 11 (28.95%) C++
4 11 (28.95%) Python
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 6 (15.79%) VB
6 6 (15.79%) VB6
7 5 (13.16%) Java
8 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) CEH
1 12 (31.58%) CISSP
1 12 (31.58%) SANS
2 11 (28.95%) CompTIA Security+
2 11 (28.95%) GCIH
2 11 (28.95%) Security+ Certification
3 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) A+ Certification
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.53%) Degree
4 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) OCP
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (5.26%) HND
7 1 (2.63%) CISA
7 1 (2.63%) CISM
7 1 (2.63%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (2.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Snort
2 3 (7.89%) Ceph
3 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) Docker
4 1 (2.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Nessus
2 11 (28.95%) EnCase
2 11 (28.95%) Nmap
3 4 (10.53%) Puppet
4 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.63%) Ansible
5 1 (2.63%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.63%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.79%) Perforce
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco
4 4 (10.53%) Dell
4 4 (10.53%) HP
4 4 (10.53%) Sun
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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