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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Squid Cache
Rank 261 291 315
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +24
Permanent jobs citing Squid 4 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.26% 0.057%
As % of the System Software category 0.53% 2.18% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 6
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
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
760 1236 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.39% 11.90% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 663 1074 922
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 12 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) SUSE
2 4 (80.00%) Debian
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) nginx
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Debian
2 4 (80.00%) SUSE
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) KVM
1 1 (20.00%) Postfix
1 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (20.00%) Shibboleth
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware