The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank - - 180
Permanent jobs citing Squid 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.053%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+34.92% -21.25%
Squid
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
401 307 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.62% 8.25% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 331 265 269
Average salary £33,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Squid
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Squid Salary Trend in Manchester

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) LDAP
3 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (60.00%) Puppet
4 6 (60.00%) MySQL
4 6 (60.00%) PHP
5 5 (50.00%) CentOS
6 4 (40.00%) Postfix
6 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (40.00%) Information Security
6 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (40.00%) Service Management
6 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (40.00%) Nagios
6 4 (40.00%) SLA
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) Apache
6 4 (40.00%) DHCP
6 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (40.00%) Memcached

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Route 53
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) LDAP
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
4 3 (30.00%) SMTP
5 2 (20.00%) OpenVPN
5 2 (20.00%) PPTP
5 2 (20.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Junior
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) Memcached
2 2 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) CentOS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Service Management
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) C++
7 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Postfix
2 4 (40.00%) Varnish
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (30.00%) NFS
3 3 (30.00%) KVM
3 3 (30.00%) Samba
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (40.00%) Icinga
2 4 (40.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (20.00%) Perforce
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) ProCurve