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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenBSD
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 856 951 976
Rank change year-on-year +95 +25  
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.010% 0.011% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% -3.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +18.57% -3.44%  

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 20196 27084 29116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 23.70% 26.05% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16986 22803 24391
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
Top 4 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 28 March 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
Torfaen - 2 £41,500 -
South Wales - 2 £41,500 -
Wales - 2 £41,500 -
Cwmbran - 2 £41,500 -

OpenBSD
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware

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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware