The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OpenBSD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenBSD over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenBSD
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 868 910 -
Rank change year-on-year +42 -  
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.003% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.009% 0.012% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £55,750 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.86% -  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £36,000 -
% change year-on-year +15.27% -  

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

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22371 25016 29405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 25.10% 25.44% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18463 21361 24649
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

OpenBSD
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing OpenBSD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenBSD in the UK

OpenBSD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenBSD in the UK

OpenBSD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenBSD over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenBSD in the UK

OpenBSD
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenBSD within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 1 £70,000 +94.44% 2
Torfaen - 1 £41,500 -
Wales - 1 £41,500 -
South Wales - 1 £41,500 -
London - 1 £70,000 -
Cwmbran - 1 £41,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing OpenBSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OpenBSD.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Terraform
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree

OpenBSD
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 (100.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
1 3 (75.00%) PaaS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Line Management
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago