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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeBSD
Rank 872 876 807
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -69
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 20 53 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.045% 0.067%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.069% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 46 69
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +28.57%

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
28810 31338 29723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.31% 26.79% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24177 26170 25172
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 31 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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 -9 19 £26,250 -47.50% 4
London +15 12 £25,000 -54.54%
Warrington +8 4 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire +1 4 £50,000 - 1
North West -5 4 £50,000 - 1
South East 0 3 £27,500 -57.69%
Kent +7 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £37,000 -
South Wales - 1 £37,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £37,000 -
Reading - 1 £27,500 -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 33 (94.29%) Linux
2 28 (80.00%) Windows
3 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 15 (42.86%) Python
5 14 (40.00%) Law
6 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
6 12 (34.29%) Cisco
7 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (31.43%) A+ Certification
7 11 (31.43%) Sun
7 11 (31.43%) HP
7 11 (31.43%) Dell
7 11 (31.43%) Network+ Certification
7 11 (31.43%) Cisco PIX
7 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
8 9 (25.71%) Puppet
8 9 (25.71%) UNIX
9 8 (22.86%) Perl
10 7 (20.00%) Java
10 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (17.14%) MySQL
11 6 (17.14%) Apache
11 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (14.29%) C
12 5 (14.29%) C#
12 5 (14.29%) C++

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (17.14%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) SaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 11 (31.43%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) SNMP
4 2 (5.71%) SSL
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
5 1 (2.86%) SSH
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (2.86%) OpenVPN
5 1 (2.86%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) LDAP
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
1 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Redis
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
1 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
1 4 (11.43%) Subversion
1 4 (11.43%) JIRA
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
General
1 14 (40.00%) Law
2 3 (8.57%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Data Centre Technician
2 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Product Manager
2 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Product Owner
4 1 (2.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) C Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Author
4 1 (2.86%) Technical Author
4 1 (2.86%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) POSIX
2 3 (8.57%) LAMP
2 3 (8.57%) HTML5
2 3 (8.57%) CSS3
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (8.57%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
3 3 (8.57%) Derivative
4 2 (5.71%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) iPhone
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Linux
2 28 (80.00%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) UNIX
4 5 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 4 (11.43%) CentOS
5 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.43%) Mac OS X
5 4 (11.43%) Debian
6 3 (8.57%) SUSE
6 3 (8.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (5.71%) Solaris
8 1 (2.86%) AIX
8 1 (2.86%) OpenBSD
8 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.43%) TDD
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
3 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
3 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.43%) Mobile Development
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (5.71%) Open Source
5 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.86%) Coaching
6 1 (2.86%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) Python
2 8 (22.86%) Perl
3 7 (20.00%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.29%) C
4 5 (14.29%) C#
4 5 (14.29%) C++
4 5 (14.29%) Ruby
4 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
5 4 (11.43%) PHP
6 3 (8.57%) Go
7 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.86%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (31.43%) A+ Certification
1 11 (31.43%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) RHCSA
3 4 (11.43%) OCP
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) RHCE
4 3 (8.57%) Linux+ Certification
4 3 (8.57%) LPIC
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.71%) KVM
1 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.86%) Xen
2 1 (2.86%) NFS
2 1 (2.86%) Ceph
2 1 (2.86%) LXC
2 1 (2.86%) iptables
2 1 (2.86%) Postfix
2 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.86%) XenServer
2 1 (2.86%) Varnish
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.86%) Dovecot
2 1 (2.86%) Openswan
2 1 (2.86%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (2.86%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (2.86%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Puppet
2 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.57%) Ansible
4 2 (5.71%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) WMI
5 1 (2.86%) Cacti
5 1 (2.86%) Munin
5 1 (2.86%) yum
5 1 (2.86%) logstash
5 1 (2.86%) Rsyslog
5 1 (2.86%) Bacula
5 1 (2.86%) Graphite
5 1 (2.86%) Pacemaker
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) Cisco
3 11 (31.43%) Sun
3 11 (31.43%) HP
3 11 (31.43%) Dell
4 3 (8.57%) Google
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.86%) Percona
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