The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank 61 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Squid 6 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.01% 2.94% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 24.19% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 4
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -3.07%
Squid
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
78 62 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.15% 12.13% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 67 55 59
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,663 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Squid
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Squid Salary Trend in Coventry

Squid
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Python
1 17 (100.00%) DHCP
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 13 (76.47%) Degree
3 11 (64.71%) Apache
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) UNIX
5 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
6 6 (35.29%) Perl
6 6 (35.29%) PHP
6 6 (35.29%) VoIP
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) Internet
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
7 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.76%) C
8 2 (11.76%) HTML
8 2 (11.76%) CSS
8 2 (11.76%) HTTP
8 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
8 2 (11.76%) Samba
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (64.71%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DHCP
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) Internet
2 6 (35.29%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Linux Support
2 6 (35.29%) Linux Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Graduate
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Support
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Perl
3 6 (35.29%) PHP
3 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Samba
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco