The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Squid Cache
Rank 292 322 299
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Permanent jobs citing Squid 4 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.042% 0.017% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 0.47% 0.17% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 24
Average salary - £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%
Squid
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
850 1207 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.96% 10.29% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 736 1040 821
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Squid
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Squid Salary Trend in the City of London

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Apache
2 11 (78.57%) Finance
3 9 (64.29%) WebLogic
4 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) UNIX
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (50.00%) Puppet
6 6 (42.86%) GlassFish
6 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
6 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
7 5 (35.71%) Middleware
7 5 (35.71%) BCP
7 5 (35.71%) Financial Institution
7 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
7 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
7 5 (35.71%) Information Security
7 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (35.71%) Performance Metrics
7 5 (35.71%) WorldPay
7 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
8 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (28.57%) PKI

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (78.57%) Apache
2 9 (64.29%) WebLogic
3 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 6 (42.86%) GlassFish
4 2 (14.29%) Lightstreamer
4 2 (14.29%) nginx
4 2 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (14.29%) Drupal
4 2 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) DDNS
3 1 (7.14%) DSL
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) IPsec
3 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) LDAP
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) RSpec
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Financial Institution
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
2 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (14.29%) Kafka
3 2 (14.29%) MCollective
3 2 (14.29%) mod_rewrite
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Metrics
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) PKI
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (50.00%) UNIX
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
3 5 (35.71%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) BCP
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V2
6 1 (7.14%) SIEM
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CCSA
1 1 (7.14%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Varnish
1 2 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (14.29%) Salt
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (35.71%) WorldPay
3 4 (28.57%) Sun
4 2 (14.29%) Adobe
4 2 (14.29%) Veritas
4 2 (14.29%) Terracotta
4 2 (14.29%) Akamai
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) AppDynamics
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Websense
5 1 (7.14%) Nokia
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
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