The first table below looks at the demand for OpenBSD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenBSD over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenBSD
Rank 864 870 884
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 37 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.016% 0.014%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.057% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 17
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +26.92%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31320 29729 32245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.78% 27.34% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26164 25155 27648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -

OpenBSD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenBSD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenBSD over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 within the UK.

OpenBSD Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenBSD
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenBSD within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -12 31 £45,000 -10.00% 4
London -51 14 £50,000 -4.76%
South East -4 11 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Brighton - 9 £32,000 -
East Sussex - 9 £32,000 -
East of England -1 6 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Hertfordshire -2 6 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Kent - 2 £60,000 - 1
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 - 1
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -

OpenBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenBSD 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 OpenBSD.

1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 48 (81.36%) Debian
3 42 (71.19%) Puppet
4 38 (64.41%) Ubuntu
5 33 (55.93%) FreeBSD
6 29 (49.15%) Open Source
7 26 (44.07%) Python
8 21 (35.59%) Node.js
9 20 (33.90%) Computer Science
9 20 (33.90%) Configuration Management
10 19 (32.20%) Capacity Planning
10 19 (32.20%) Mercurial
10 19 (32.20%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (28.81%) Bash Shell
11 17 (28.81%) Ruby
11 17 (28.81%) AIX
11 17 (28.81%) MySQL
12 15 (25.42%) Nagios
12 15 (25.42%) Load Balancing
12 15 (25.42%) Degree
12 15 (25.42%) Social Media
13 14 (23.73%) Load Testing
13 14 (23.73%) LAMP
13 14 (23.73%) TCP/IP
13 14 (23.73%) Build Automation
14 13 (22.03%) Big Data
14 13 (22.03%) Sphinx
14 13 (22.03%) Redis
14 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
14 13 (22.03%) UNIX

OpenBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenBSD 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 OpenBSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (35.59%) Node.js
2 2 (3.39%) nginx
2 2 (3.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) TCP/IP
2 11 (18.64%) Firewall
3 10 (16.95%) NAS
4 7 (11.86%) VPN
4 7 (11.86%) DNS
4 7 (11.86%) SMTP
4 7 (11.86%) IPsec
5 6 (10.17%) Network Security
6 5 (8.47%) DHCP
6 5 (8.47%) OpenLDAP
6 5 (8.47%) IMAP
7 4 (6.78%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (6.78%) OpenVPN
8 3 (5.08%) LAN
8 3 (5.08%) WAN
8 3 (5.08%) SSL
8 3 (5.08%) VRRP
8 3 (5.08%) VLAN
9 2 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) MySQL
2 13 (22.03%) Big Data
2 13 (22.03%) Redis
3 6 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Mercurial
2 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.17%) Grunt
General
1 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Administrator
2 38 (64.41%) Systems Administrator
3 37 (62.71%) Linux Administrator
4 36 (61.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (22.03%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 13 (22.03%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (22.03%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Developer
7 3 (5.08%) UNIX Specialist
7 3 (5.08%) Network Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (3.39%) Network Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Support Assistant
9 1 (1.69%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) IT Support Assistant
9 1 (1.69%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) LAMP
2 13 (22.03%) Sphinx
3 10 (16.95%) Django
4 6 (10.17%) Ajax
4 6 (10.17%) HTML5
4 6 (10.17%) CSS3
4 6 (10.17%) WebSockets
4 6 (10.17%) HTML
4 6 (10.17%) CSS
4 6 (10.17%) D3.js
4 6 (10.17%) Backbone.js
4 6 (10.17%) Highcharts JS
4 6 (10.17%) Sass
4 6 (10.17%) LESS
4 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.39%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 29 (49.15%) Open Source
2 20 (33.90%) Computer Science
3 15 (25.42%) Social Media
4 13 (22.03%) Replication
5 7 (11.86%) Mathematics
6 6 (10.17%) Physics
7 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 48 (81.36%) Debian
3 38 (64.41%) Ubuntu
4 33 (55.93%) FreeBSD
5 17 (28.81%) AIX
6 13 (22.03%) UNIX
7 7 (11.86%) Windows
8 6 (10.17%) Solaris
9 5 (8.47%) Mac OS X
9 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
10 4 (6.78%) CentOS
11 2 (3.39%) SELinux
12 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.69%) Android
12 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Configuration Management
2 19 (32.20%) Capacity Planning
2 19 (32.20%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (25.42%) Load Balancing
4 14 (23.73%) Load Testing
4 14 (23.73%) Build Automation
5 6 (10.17%) MVC
5 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.47%) Social Media Monitoring
7 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.08%) Analytics
9 2 (3.39%) Network Management
9 2 (3.39%) Service Management
10 1 (1.69%) ITIL
10 1 (1.69%) Migration
10 1 (1.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) Python
2 17 (28.81%) Bash Shell
2 17 (28.81%) Ruby
3 8 (13.56%) PHP
4 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.39%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.69%) CCNP
2 1 (1.69%) CCNA
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) KVM
2 6 (10.17%) Samba
2 6 (10.17%) NFS
3 5 (8.47%) Postfix
4 4 (6.78%) OpenSSH
5 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.39%) Snort
6 2 (3.39%) Squid
6 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.69%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 42 (71.19%) Puppet
2 15 (25.42%) Nagios
3 13 (22.03%) Cacti
4 2 (3.39%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.69%) Ansible
5 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) NetApp
2 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco
3 3 (5.08%) HP
3 3 (5.08%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Google
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandwich
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 8 days ago