Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

pfSense
England > North West
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 327 355
Permanent jobs citing pfSense 0 12 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West - 0.11% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category - 0.71% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 8
Median annual salary - £31,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -37.50% -
England median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -43.48% +50.33%

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 the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 915 1,688 1,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.61% 16.05% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 729 1,307 1,376
Median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -1.78% +12.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,150 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,625
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.00% +5.26% +7.95%

pfSense
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing pfSense as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for pfSense in the North West

pfSense
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing pfSense in the North West.

Salary trend for pfSense in the North West