Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

pfSense
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 261 -
Rank change year-on-year +35 - -
Permanent jobs citing pfSense 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.041% 0.032% -
As % of the System Software category 0.24% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Surrey median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
South East median annual salary £27,750 £21,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +32.14% -55.79% +5.56%

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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 841 800 1,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.42% 12.81% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 711 693 907
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

pfSense
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for pfSense in Surrey

pfSense
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for pfSense in Surrey

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Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing pfSense within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 1 £30,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £35,000 -
pfSense
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for pfSense.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Signage
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Cyberattack
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) ATM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberattack
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Server Building
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec