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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Squid Cache
Rank 296 336 299
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -37
Permanent jobs citing Squid 7 3 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.024% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 0.81% 0.24% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 32
Average salary - £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
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
865 1250 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.33% 10.12% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 756 1081 865
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 August 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 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 24 (77.42%) Apache
3 19 (61.29%) GlassFish
4 18 (58.06%) UNIX
5 17 (54.84%) HTTP
5 17 (54.84%) Finance
6 16 (51.61%) Tomcat
7 15 (48.39%) Solaris
8 14 (45.16%) Sun
8 14 (45.16%) Java
9 13 (41.94%) ITIL
10 12 (38.71%) Perl
10 12 (38.71%) Middleware
10 12 (38.71%) PKI
10 12 (38.71%) QA
11 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
11 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
12 10 (32.26%) Internet
12 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
13 9 (29.03%) Oracle
13 9 (29.03%) ActiveMQ
13 9 (29.03%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
14 8 (25.81%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (22.58%) Mobile Commerce
15 7 (22.58%) Objective-C
15 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
15 7 (22.58%) Release Management
15 7 (22.58%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 24 (77.42%) Apache
2 19 (61.29%) GlassFish
3 16 (51.61%) Tomcat
4 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
5 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
5 8 (25.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (16.13%) nginx
7 3 (9.68%) JBoss
8 2 (6.45%) Drupal
8 2 (6.45%) Lightstreamer
8 2 (6.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) HTTP
2 10 (32.26%) Internet
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) Firewall
5 3 (9.68%) NAS
6 2 (6.45%) DNS
7 1 (3.23%) DDNS
7 1 (3.23%) DSL
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
7 1 (3.23%) LDAP
7 1 (3.23%) DHCP
7 1 (3.23%) Wireless
7 1 (3.23%) IPsec
7 1 (3.23%) SSH
7 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) Hudson
3 4 (12.90%) Mercurial
3 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) RSpec
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 5 (16.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) UNIX Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Middleware Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX Support
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Middleware
2 9 (29.03%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (6.45%) Kafka
3 2 (6.45%) MCollective
3 2 (6.45%) mod_rewrite
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) PKI
2 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (16.13%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) UNIX
3 15 (48.39%) Solaris
4 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Windows
7 1 (3.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
3 7 (22.58%) Release Management
3 7 (22.58%) Mobile Commerce
4 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
4 6 (19.35%) Resource Management
5 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
5 5 (16.13%) Information Security
5 5 (16.13%) BCP
5 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Change Control
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) Perl
3 7 (22.58%) Objective-C
4 5 (16.13%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CCSA
2 1 (3.23%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) QA
2 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Varnish
1 2 (6.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Snort
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (9.68%) Nagios
4 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.45%) Ansible
4 2 (6.45%) Salt
5 1 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Sun
2 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
3 9 (29.03%) Oracle
4 5 (16.13%) IBM
4 5 (16.13%) Veritas
4 5 (16.13%) WorldPay
5 4 (12.90%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) Adobe
6 2 (6.45%) Hitachi
6 2 (6.45%) Terracotta
6 2 (6.45%) Akamai
6 2 (6.45%) F5
6 2 (6.45%) AppDynamics
7 1 (3.23%) Nokia
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Websense
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago