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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeBSD
Rank 850 962 952
Rank change year-on-year
+112 -10
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 61 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.017% 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.066% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 53 10 42
Median salary £50,000 £32,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.03% -35.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £25,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -17.77%

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
24575 28884 31370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.10% 26.34% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21020 24250 26208
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 July 2016 within the UK.

FreeBSD Salary Histogram in the UK

FreeBSD
Top 18 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 July 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 +77 60 £50,000 +81.81% 7
South West - 24 £50,000 - 2
London +48 23 £75,000 +200.00%
Somerset - 22 £50,000 - 1
Bath - 22 £50,000 - 1
South East +24 12 £50,000 +81.81% 5
Hampshire +2 7 £50,000 - 1
Southampton -1 7 £50,000 - 1
Kent +23 3 £57,500 - 3
Reading +14 2 £37,250 +35.45%
Berkshire 0 2 £37,250 +35.45%
Dorset - 2 £45,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 2 £45,000 - 1
City of London - 2 £48,750 -
Shropshire - 1 £18,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £18,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £57,500 - 1
Telford - 1 £18,000 -

FreeBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 90 (87.38%) Linux
2 60 (58.25%) Puppet
3 59 (57.28%) Ansible
4 57 (55.34%) Python
4 57 (55.34%) Perl
5 53 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (48.54%) DevOps
7 44 (42.72%) Opscode Chef
8 43 (41.75%) Java
9 40 (38.83%) Unix
10 36 (34.95%) Ruby
10 36 (34.95%) Open Source
11 35 (33.98%) Configuration Management
12 34 (33.01%) CentOS
13 33 (32.04%) TDD
13 33 (32.04%) Web Services
14 31 (30.10%) Windows
14 31 (30.10%) Red Hat
15 30 (29.13%) Groovy
16 29 (28.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 29 (28.16%) VMware
17 28 (27.18%) TCP/IP
18 27 (26.21%) Data Centre
19 25 (24.27%) Bash Shell
19 25 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (24.27%) Internet
20 20 (19.42%) Microsoft
21 19 (18.45%) Amazon AWS
22 18 (17.48%) C

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 14 (13.59%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.77%) Apache
3 6 (5.83%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (27.18%) TCP/IP
2 25 (24.27%) Internet
3 14 (13.59%) Broadband
3 14 (13.59%) Ethernet
3 14 (13.59%) IPv6
4 12 (11.65%) LAN
4 12 (11.65%) WAN
5 9 (8.74%) HTTP
6 8 (7.77%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (7.77%) DNS
7 6 (5.83%) MRTG
8 5 (4.85%) LDAP
8 5 (4.85%) SNMP
9 4 (3.88%) BGP
10 3 (2.91%) Firewall
10 3 (2.91%) FTP
11 2 (1.94%) VPN
12 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.97%) SMTP
12 1 (0.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) MySQL
3 6 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.83%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.85%) Subversion
3 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.94%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.97%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (14.56%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.68%) Marketing
3 9 (8.74%) Law
4 5 (4.85%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.88%) Banking
6 3 (2.91%) Billing
6 3 (2.91%) Games
7 2 (1.94%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 36 (34.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (20.39%) Administrator
3 16 (15.53%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (10.68%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (8.74%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Data Centre Technician
6 8 (7.77%) Data Technician
6 8 (7.77%) Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Hardware Technician
6 8 (7.77%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (7.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.77%) Server Technician
6 8 (7.77%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) DevOps Manager
7 7 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (6.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.04%) Web Services
2 17 (16.50%) REST
3 15 (14.56%) RESTful
4 8 (7.77%) LAMP
5 6 (5.83%) .NET
6 5 (4.85%) MFC
6 5 (4.85%) Qt
6 5 (4.85%) WCF
6 5 (4.85%) WinForms
6 5 (4.85%) WPF
7 4 (3.88%) libvirt
8 3 (2.91%) Middleware
9 2 (1.94%) CSS
9 2 (1.94%) D3.js
9 2 (1.94%) Django
9 2 (1.94%) HTML
9 2 (1.94%) Sass
9 2 (1.94%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.21%) Data Centre
2 14 (13.59%) Digital Media
3 12 (11.65%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.83%) Wiki
5 3 (2.91%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.91%) PKI
6 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.94%) Replication
6 2 (1.94%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.97%) Handset
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 90 (87.38%) Linux
2 40 (38.83%) Unix
3 34 (33.01%) CentOS
4 31 (30.10%) Windows
5 29 (28.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (10.68%) Windows Server
7 9 (8.74%) Solaris
7 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.83%) Fedora
8 6 (5.83%) Mac OS X
8 6 (5.83%) OpenBSD
9 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.94%) AIX
10 2 (1.94%) CoreOS
10 2 (1.94%) Debian
10 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.97%) HPUX
11 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (48.54%) DevOps
3 36 (34.95%) Open Source
4 35 (33.98%) Configuration Management
5 33 (32.04%) TDD
6 25 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (16.50%) Information Security
7 17 (16.50%) Scrum
8 15 (14.56%) Kanban
9 12 (11.65%) ITIL
9 12 (11.65%) Patch Management
10 9 (8.74%) High Availability
10 9 (8.74%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.83%) Analytics
11 6 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.85%) Line Management
12 5 (4.85%) SDLC
13 4 (3.88%) OO
14 3 (2.91%) Business Continuity
14 3 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.34%) Perl
1 57 (55.34%) Python
2 43 (41.75%) Java
3 36 (34.95%) Ruby
4 30 (29.13%) Groovy
5 25 (24.27%) Bash Shell
6 18 (17.48%) C
7 16 (15.53%) Shell Script
8 15 (14.56%) C++
9 11 (10.68%) PHP
10 7 (6.80%) C#
11 6 (5.83%) SQL
11 6 (5.83%) VB
12 5 (4.85%) VB6
13 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
14 3 (2.91%) Clojure
14 3 (2.91%) Scala
15 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.65%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (11.65%) Degree
2 11 (10.68%) PMI Certification
2 11 (10.68%) PMP
3 8 (7.77%) A+ Certification
3 8 (7.77%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.88%) CCNP
6 2 (1.94%) CCNA
7 1 (0.97%) CEH
7 1 (0.97%) CISSP
7 1 (0.97%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) GCIH
7 1 (0.97%) SANS
7 1 (0.97%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.50%) XenServer
3 13 (12.62%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (10.68%) KVM
5 7 (6.80%) Postfix
6 6 (5.83%) Active Directory
6 6 (5.83%) Ceph
6 6 (5.83%) oVirt
6 6 (5.83%) Xen
7 4 (3.88%) QEMU
8 2 (1.94%) Docker
8 2 (1.94%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.94%) vSphere
9 1 (0.97%) Samba
9 1 (0.97%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.97%) Snort
Systems Management
1 60 (58.25%) Puppet
2 59 (57.28%) Ansible
3 44 (42.72%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (6.80%) Cobbler
5 6 (5.83%) Munin
5 6 (5.83%) Nagios
6 4 (3.88%) CFEngine
6 4 (3.88%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (3.88%) Ganeti
6 4 (3.88%) Kibana
6 4 (3.88%) logstash
7 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.97%) cPanel
8 1 (0.97%) EnCase
8 1 (0.97%) Nessus
8 1 (0.97%) Nmap
8 1 (0.97%) Plesk
Vendors
1 31 (30.10%) Red Hat
2 29 (28.16%) VMware
3 20 (19.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.68%) Cisco
5 8 (7.77%) Dell
5 8 (7.77%) HP
5 8 (7.77%) Sun
6 5 (4.85%) Perforce
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle
8 2 (1.94%) F5
9 1 (0.97%) BT
9 1 (0.97%) Citrix
9 1 (0.97%) Draytek
9 1 (0.97%) NETGEAR
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