The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank 106 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Squid 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.086% - 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.78% - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £70,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -6.25%
Squid
South East

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

System Software Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
128 134 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.00% 10.88% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 115 125 82
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Squid
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Squid Salary Trend in Kent

Squid
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Squid within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling - 1 £70,000 -
Squid
South East

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Memcached
2 2 (66.67%) HAProxy
2 2 (66.67%) SELinux
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) FreeBSD
2 2 (66.67%) Debian

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) FreeBSD
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) OpenBSD
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HAProxy
1 2 (66.67%) SELinux
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint