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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeBSD
Rank 853 825 849
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +24
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 49 51 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.048% 0.045%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 45 45 45
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%

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
30719 29145 32386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.83% 27.31% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25403 24923 27688
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 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 -30 40 £47,500 +2.15% 2
London -31 24 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hertfordshire - 10 £45,000 - 1
East of England - 10 £45,000 - 1
South East -16 6 £46,250 +131.25%
City of London +6 4 £25,000 -54.54%
Surrey +2 2 - -
Kent 0 2 £60,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 - -
Berkshire -1 1 £32,500 +62.50%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £32,500 -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 79 (88.76%) Linux
2 44 (49.44%) Debian
2 44 (49.44%) Ubuntu
3 40 (44.94%) OpenBSD
4 34 (38.20%) Windows
4 34 (38.20%) MySQL
5 33 (37.08%) UNIX
6 29 (32.58%) Cisco
7 28 (31.46%) TCP/IP
7 28 (31.46%) DNS
7 28 (31.46%) Puppet
8 27 (30.34%) Python
9 23 (25.84%) Mercurial
9 23 (25.84%) Node.js
10 22 (24.72%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (23.60%) Ruby
11 21 (23.60%) Apache
11 21 (23.60%) Perl
11 21 (23.60%) Nagios
12 20 (22.47%) AIX
12 20 (22.47%) Shell Script
12 20 (22.47%) Load Balancing
12 20 (22.47%) Bash Shell
13 19 (21.35%) Open Source
13 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
13 19 (21.35%) Red Hat
14 18 (20.22%) Management Information System
14 18 (20.22%) SaaS
14 18 (20.22%) nginx
14 18 (20.22%) Redis

FreeBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (25.84%) Node.js
2 21 (23.60%) Apache
3 18 (20.22%) nginx
4 14 (15.73%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.62%) Tornado
6 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.49%) Zope
6 4 (4.49%) Plone
6 4 (4.49%) Drupal
6 4 (4.49%) WordPress
6 4 (4.49%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.49%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (3.37%) IIS
8 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.22%) SaaS
2 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.49%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.46%) TCP/IP
1 28 (31.46%) DNS
2 16 (17.98%) LDAP
2 16 (17.98%) SMTP
3 14 (15.73%) Reverse Proxy
4 13 (14.61%) Firewall
4 13 (14.61%) SSH
5 11 (12.36%) HTTP
5 11 (12.36%) SSL
6 10 (11.24%) Internet
6 10 (11.24%) Wireshark
6 10 (11.24%) tcpdump
7 9 (10.11%) NAS
7 9 (10.11%) Kerberos
8 8 (8.99%) Network Security
9 6 (6.74%) FTP
10 5 (5.62%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (4.49%) IMAP
11 4 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (4.49%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (38.20%) MySQL
2 18 (20.22%) Redis
3 13 (14.61%) Big Data
4 12 (13.48%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.62%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.49%) MariaDB
6 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (25.84%) Mercurial
2 13 (14.61%) Jenkins
3 11 (12.36%) Git (software)
4 10 (11.24%) Metasploit
4 10 (11.24%) Grunt
5 4 (4.49%) Emacs
5 4 (4.49%) JMeter
5 4 (4.49%) Subversion
5 4 (4.49%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.11%) Games
2 5 (5.62%) Law
3 4 (4.49%) Legal
3 4 (4.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (30.34%) Administrator
2 25 (28.09%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (21.35%) Developer
4 17 (19.10%) Linux Administrator
5 16 (17.98%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 16 (17.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (15.73%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 14 (15.73%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (11.24%) IT Security Engineer
7 10 (11.24%) Front-End Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Security Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Security Manager
8 6 (6.74%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Account Manager
8 6 (6.74%) Technical Account Manager
8 6 (6.74%) Technical Manager
8 6 (6.74%) Platform Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) UNIX Specialist
9 5 (5.62%) Games Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.85%) CSS
1 15 (16.85%) HTML
1 15 (16.85%) LAMP
2 13 (14.61%) Sphinx
3 11 (12.36%) Memcached
4 10 (11.24%) CSS3
4 10 (11.24%) WebSockets
4 10 (11.24%) AngularJS
4 10 (11.24%) HTML5
4 10 (11.24%) Backbone.js
4 10 (11.24%) D3.js
4 10 (11.24%) Highcharts JS
4 10 (11.24%) Sass
4 10 (11.24%) LESS
4 10 (11.24%) Ajax
5 9 (10.11%) Django
6 7 (7.87%) Web Services
7 5 (5.62%) CherryPy
7 5 (5.62%) .NET
7 5 (5.62%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Open Source
2 18 (20.22%) Management Information System
3 17 (19.10%) Replication
4 13 (14.61%) Social Media
5 11 (12.36%) Mathematics
5 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
6 9 (10.11%) Physics
6 9 (10.11%) Clustering
6 9 (10.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 79 (88.76%) Linux
2 44 (49.44%) Debian
2 44 (49.44%) Ubuntu
3 40 (44.94%) OpenBSD
4 34 (38.20%) Windows
5 33 (37.08%) UNIX
6 20 (22.47%) AIX
7 16 (17.98%) Solaris
8 15 (16.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (5.62%) Mac OS X
10 5 (5.62%) CentOS
11 3 (3.37%) SUSE
12 2 (2.25%) SELinux
13 1 (1.12%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (22.47%) Load Balancing
3 17 (19.10%) ITIL
4 14 (15.73%) Multithreading
5 10 (11.24%) SIEM
5 10 (11.24%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (11.24%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.24%) MVC
6 9 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.99%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.99%) Product Management
7 8 (8.99%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.87%) Release Management
9 6 (6.74%) Information Security
10 5 (5.62%) Load Testing
10 5 (5.62%) Social Media Monitoring
11 4 (4.49%) DevOps
11 4 (4.49%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.34%) Python
2 21 (23.60%) Perl
2 21 (23.60%) Ruby
3 20 (22.47%) Bash Shell
3 20 (22.47%) Shell Script
4 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
5 15 (16.85%) SQL
6 10 (11.24%) PHP
6 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.62%) C++
7 5 (5.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.24%) CCNP
2 10 (11.24%) CISSP
2 10 (11.24%) CCSE
3 7 (7.87%) Degree
4 5 (5.62%) A+ Certification
4 5 (5.62%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (3.37%) RHCE
6 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (16.85%) KVM
2 10 (11.24%) Snort
2 10 (11.24%) Nmap
3 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.99%) Varnish
4 4 (4.49%) SpamAssassin
5 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.25%) Squid
7 1 (1.12%) Xen
7 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (31.46%) Puppet
2 21 (23.60%) Nagios
3 16 (17.98%) HAProxy
4 15 (16.85%) Cacti
5 10 (11.24%) Nessus
5 10 (11.24%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.49%) ZABBIX
6 4 (4.49%) Capistrano
6 4 (4.49%) Ansible
7 2 (2.25%) Check_MK
7 2 (2.25%) Icinga
7 2 (2.25%) Netcool
8 1 (1.12%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 29 (32.58%) Cisco
2 19 (21.35%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.48%) VMware
3 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.24%) NetApp
4 10 (11.24%) Blue Coat
4 10 (11.24%) CheckPoint
4 10 (11.24%) Websense
5 9 (10.11%) HP
6 7 (7.87%) Juniper
7 5 (5.62%) Dell
7 5 (5.62%) Sun
8 4 (4.49%) Lotus
8 4 (4.49%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.25%) Percona
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle
9 2 (2.25%) Citrix
10 1 (1.12%) Twitter
10 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
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