The table below looks at the statistics for Varnish 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 Varnish over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Varnish
Rank 286 296 301
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Varnish 24 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.24% 0.073%
As % of the System Software category 1.82% 2.59% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 7
Average salary £46,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £57,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +41.97%
Varnish
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
1319 1041 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.65% 9.25% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1130 942 941
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Varnish
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Varnish Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Varnish
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Varnish Salary Trend in the City of London

Varnish
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Varnish across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Varnish Salary Histogram in the City of London

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Varnish 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 Varnish.

1 25 (62.50%) MySQL
2 23 (57.50%) Puppet
3 22 (55.00%) PHP
3 22 (55.00%) Linux
3 22 (55.00%) Apache
3 22 (55.00%) Git (software)
4 20 (50.00%) nginx
5 18 (45.00%) Configuration Management
6 17 (42.50%) Open Source
7 15 (37.50%) HTTP
7 15 (37.50%) Nagios
7 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (37.50%) DevOps
8 14 (35.00%) LAMP
9 13 (32.50%) Ubuntu
9 13 (32.50%) Memcached
9 13 (32.50%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (30.00%) Python
11 11 (27.50%) Perl
11 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
11 11 (27.50%) DNS
11 11 (27.50%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (27.50%) Drupal
11 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (25.00%) UNIX
12 10 (25.00%) Windows
12 10 (25.00%) VMware
12 10 (25.00%) Degree
12 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Varnish 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 Varnish. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (55.00%) Apache
2 20 (50.00%) nginx
3 11 (27.50%) Drupal
4 9 (22.50%) IIS
4 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
4 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
5 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
6 6 (15.00%) CMS
7 4 (10.00%) Apache Solr
7 4 (10.00%) Node.js
8 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.50%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 3 (7.50%) PaaS
2 3 (7.50%) Joyent
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.50%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) HTTP
2 11 (27.50%) DNS
3 9 (22.50%) Internet
3 9 (22.50%) SMTP
3 9 (22.50%) DHCP
3 9 (22.50%) IMAP
3 9 (22.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) MySQL
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (22.50%) QlikView
4 8 (20.00%) Redis
5 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
6 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.50%) MariaDB
8 1 (2.50%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (55.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (17.50%) Subversion
4 4 (10.00%) PHPUnit
5 2 (5.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.50%) Selenium
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.50%) Hudson
6 1 (2.50%) Behat
6 1 (2.50%) Gradle
6 1 (2.50%) Ant
6 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (22.50%) Billing
2 5 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
2 10 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (22.50%) Administrator
4 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Lead PHP Developer
7 3 (7.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 2 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Developer
8 2 (5.00%) LAMP Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) LAMP
2 13 (32.50%) Memcached
3 10 (25.00%) RESTful
4 9 (22.50%) Symfony
5 7 (17.50%) HTML
5 7 (17.50%) jQuery
5 7 (17.50%) CSS
6 6 (15.00%) CakePHP
7 5 (12.50%) SOAP
7 5 (12.50%) Web Services
8 4 (10.00%) REST
9 3 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (7.50%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (5.00%) .NET
10 2 (5.00%) CGI
10 2 (5.00%) Sass
10 2 (5.00%) LESS
11 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.50%) Play Framework
11 1 (2.50%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Open Source
2 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) User Experience
4 3 (7.50%) Clustering
4 3 (7.50%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.50%) RIA
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Ubuntu
3 10 (25.00%) UNIX
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Solaris
7 3 (7.50%) CentOS
8 1 (2.50%) Debian
8 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Configuration Management
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) DevOps
3 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
4 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
5 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Release Management
8 5 (12.50%) TDD
9 4 (10.00%) Scrum
9 4 (10.00%) Content Management
9 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
9 4 (10.00%) Kanban
9 4 (10.00%) BDD
10 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.50%) People Management
10 3 (7.50%) SOA
10 3 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) PHP
2 12 (30.00%) Python
3 11 (27.50%) Perl
4 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
4 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
4 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
6 6 (15.00%) Ruby
7 5 (12.50%) Korn
7 5 (12.50%) AWK
7 5 (12.50%) sed
8 2 (5.00%) SQL
9 1 (2.50%) C#
9 1 (2.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
2 9 (22.50%) NFS
2 9 (22.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.00%) iptables
4 1 (2.50%) Squid
4 1 (2.50%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.50%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 23 (57.50%) Puppet
2 15 (37.50%) Nagios
3 13 (32.50%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (22.50%) ZABBIX
4 9 (22.50%) Cacti
4 9 (22.50%) Sysprep
4 9 (22.50%) Tivoli
5 4 (10.00%) Ansible
6 3 (7.50%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.50%) logstash
7 1 (2.50%) Kibana
7 1 (2.50%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) VMware
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) NetApp
3 6 (15.00%) Zend
4 5 (12.50%) Splunk
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.50%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) hybris
7 1 (2.50%) F5
7 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday