The table below looks at the statistics for OpenBSD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenBSD over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenBSD
Rank 937 986 988
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +2
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 3 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.011% 0.003% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 19
Median salary £35,500 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%

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
26658 30042 32222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.88% 26.82% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22614 25138 26946
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

OpenBSD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OpenBSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

OpenBSD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenBSD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenBSD within the UK.

OpenBSD Salary Trend in the UK

OpenBSD
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenBSD within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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 +9 3 £35,500 +9.23%
Reading - 2 £35,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £35,500 -
South East - 2 £35,500 -
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

OpenBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing OpenBSD 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 OpenBSD.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) FreeBSD
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) OpenStack
2 5 (83.33%) Ceph
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) CFEngine
4 3 (50.00%) Ganeti
4 3 (50.00%) libvirt
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (50.00%) KVM
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) Games
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) Docker
5 2 (33.33%) CoreOS
5 2 (33.33%) Sass
5 2 (33.33%) Zurb Foundation

OpenBSD
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 5 (83.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) OpenVPN
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) libvirt
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) D3.js
2 2 (33.33%) Django
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Sass
2 2 (33.33%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) FreeBSD
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) CoreOS
5 1 (16.67%) Debian
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) RHCE
1 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Ceph
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) KVM
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) CFEngine
2 3 (50.00%) Ganeti
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) HP