Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for pfSense skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited pfSense over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

pfSense
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +267
Permanent jobs citing pfSense 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.041% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 - -
North West median annual salary £42,500 - -

pfSense is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,108 920 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.23% 11.32% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 916 810 558
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.28% -1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £20,875 £22,488 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%

pfSense
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing pfSense as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for pfSense in Manchester

pfSense
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing pfSense in Manchester.

Salary trend for pfSense in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing pfSense also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for pfSense.

1 3 (100.00%) Sophos
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) FreeRADIUS
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (66.67%) AWS Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

pfSense
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Sophos