The first table below looks at the demand for Squid skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Squid 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-7.73% +16.66%
System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
168 127 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.18% 6.78% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 113 85 128
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
Squid
North West

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Squid across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Squid
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Squid across the Cheshire region.

Squid Salary Trend in Cheshire

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Squid also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Squid.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) LDAP
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (50.00%) Foundry
3 3 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (50.00%) UAG
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) M86 Security
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Cobbler
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) LAMP
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (50.00%) MCTS
3 3 (50.00%) MCITP
3 3 (50.00%) Brocade
3 3 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Squid also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Squid. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LDAP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) IPv4
2 3 (50.00%) IPv6
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Web Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) XML Messaging
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) RHCE
1 3 (50.00%) MCTS
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (50.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Compaq
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Websense
2 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (50.00%) Brocade
2 3 (50.00%) Foundry
2 3 (50.00%) M86 Security
2 3 (50.00%) Business Objects