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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenBSD
Rank 925 978 947
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -31
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 2 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.029%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.008% 0.021% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 33
Median salary £37,250 £77,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.93% +72.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £77,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,050 £79,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 - £38,750

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
24583 28997 31181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.09% 26.34% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21004 24347 26081
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%

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 4 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 27 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 +23 2 £37,250 -51.93% 2
South East +11 2 £37,250 - 2
Reading - 2 £37,250 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £37,250 - 1

OpenBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 6 (100.00%) Ceph
2 4 (66.67%) Ganeti
2 4 (66.67%) libvirt
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) KVM
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) CFEngine
2 4 (66.67%) QEMU
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Django
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (33.33%) D3.js
3 2 (33.33%) Sass

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 6 (100.00%) OpenStack
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) 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
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) 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
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Ceph
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) KVM
2 4 (66.67%) QEMU
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) CFEngine
2 4 (66.67%) Ganeti
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago