The table below looks at the statistics 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenBSD
Rank 909 898 873
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 6 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.029% 0.017%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.021% 0.11% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 3 33 18
Average salary £77,500 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.22% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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
28855 31327 29728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.33% 26.75% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24221 26171 25169
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Top 4 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 2015. 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
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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 +11 6 £77,500 +72.22% 2
London +20 3 £77,500 +55.00% 1
South East -3 3 - - 1
Hampshire - 3 - -

OpenBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) OpenVPN
3 3 (42.86%) CFEngine
3 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
3 3 (42.86%) Go
3 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (42.86%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (42.86%) Google Apps
3 3 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) CouchDB
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) FreeSWITCH
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) Google

OpenBSD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Google Apps
1 3 (42.86%) Google Compute Engine
1 3 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) OpenVPN
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (42.86%) CouchDB
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Security Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Information Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (42.86%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) FreeBSD
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Go
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Postfix
2 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
2 1 (14.29%) Varnish
2 1 (14.29%) Dovecot
2 1 (14.29%) Openswan
2 1 (14.29%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (14.29%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (14.29%) Corosync
2 1 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) Ceph
2 1 (14.29%) iptables
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) CFEngine
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (14.29%) logstash
3 1 (14.29%) Rsyslog
3 1 (14.29%) Bacula
3 1 (14.29%) Pacemaker
3 1 (14.29%) Cacti
3 1 (14.29%) Munin
3 1 (14.29%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) Percona
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
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