Period
to 8 May 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 8 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FreeBSD
UK
6 months to
8 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 875 927 1084
Rank change year-on-year +52 +157 +82
Permanent jobs citing FreeBSD 1 23 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.023% 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.006% 0.11% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 25
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - £45,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - -33.33% +42.11%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £45,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - -33.33% +42.11%

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 17,063 21,185 33,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.26% 21.15% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13,593 17,301 26,947
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +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
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 8 May 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
London +72 1 - -
England +58 1 - -

For the 6 months to 8 May 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Go
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) LXC
1 1 (100.00%) Rundeck
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure 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 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Go
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Rundeck