Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FreeBSD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FreeBSD over the 6 months to 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FreeBSD
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 747 1031 1085
Rank change year-on-year +284 +54 +94
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 3 9 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.007% 0.027%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.023% 0.032% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 40
Median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -44.44% +91.49%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £36,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -23.68% -5.00%

FreeBSD is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12,833 28,306 35,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.61% 22.44% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10,540 22,943 28,617
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +5.00%

FreeBSD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FreeBSD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FreeBSD in the UK

FreeBSD
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FreeBSD.

Salary trend for FreeBSD in the UK

FreeBSD
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing FreeBSD over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for FreeBSD in the UK

FreeBSD
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeBSD within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 2021. 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
England +282 3 £55,000 +33.33% 1
London +211 3 £55,000 -18.52%

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, IT jobs citing FreeBSD 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 with a requirement for FreeBSD.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Office Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (33.33%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6

FreeBSD
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Azure
1 1 (33.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BCP
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Office Automation
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware