The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Squid Cache
Rank 164 169 152
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Squid 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.061% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.67% 0.43% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £26,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+142.99% -
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +3.12%
Squid
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
419 464 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.12% 14.26% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 339 328 188
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Squid
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Squid Salary Trend in Leeds

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Clustering
2 7 (87.50%) nginx
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (75.00%) LAMP
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) IBM XIV
5 1 (12.50%) Opsview
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (100.00%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Redis
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
2 6 (75.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 6 (75.00%) Technical Architect
2 6 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) LAMP
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) IBM XIV
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
1 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Opsview
2 1 (12.50%) Graphite
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco