Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FreeBSD
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1060 1109 1170
Rank change year-on-year +49 +61 +8
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 10 62 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.038% 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.032% 0.16% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 10 59 25
UK median annual salary £67,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.11% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,375 £38,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +50.00% -7.69% -2.50%

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 31,487 37,723 43,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.95% 22.94% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24,917 30,430 35,175
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.22% +2.50% -

FreeBSD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FreeBSD in the UK

FreeBSD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FreeBSD in the UK

FreeBSD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FreeBSD over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for FreeBSD in the UK

FreeBSD
Top 5 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 17 October 2019. 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 +62 10 £67,500 +42.11%
UK excluding London +49 10 £67,500 +50.00%
South East +20 6 £67,500 +50.00%
West Midlands - 4 £36,250 -
Midlands - 4 £36,250 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) CRM
2 6 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Xero
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Billing
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Serverless
4 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Smallworld
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) AWS
1 3 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (30.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) OSPF
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Ant
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Billing
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Application Development Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Applications Development Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Applications Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Applications Support
1 6 (60.00%) Applications Support Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Development Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Support Manager
2 4 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Magik
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Xero
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco