The first table below looks at the demand for Squid skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank 248 - 224
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Squid 8 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% - 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.15% - 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 12
Average salary £31,061 - £36,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 - £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
694 556 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.66% 7.57% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 541 430 626
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Squid
England

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Squid
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Squid Salary Trend in the North West

Squid
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Squid across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Squid Salary Histogram in the North West

Squid
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Squid within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 7 £25,000 - 2
Lancashire - 1 £37,123 - 2
Squid
England

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (71.43%) SQL
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
1 10 (71.43%) Apache
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) HP
3 6 (42.86%) IIS
3 6 (42.86%) LDAP
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) Perl
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) OpenLink
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Puppet
4 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
5 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (71.43%) Apache
2 6 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) LDAP
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
3 3 (21.43%) NAS
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) IPv4
3 3 (21.43%) IPv6
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
4 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Web Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Server Support
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Web Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Server Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Web Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) LAMP
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML Messaging
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Debian
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 3 (21.43%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) VBScript
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (21.43%) MCTS
3 3 (21.43%) MCITP
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) RHCE
3 3 (21.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) vCloud
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 3 (21.43%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (21.43%) UAG
3 3 (21.43%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 3 (21.43%) WSUS
2 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) Cobbler
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) OpenLink
4 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
4 3 (21.43%) ProCurve
4 3 (21.43%) Brocade
4 3 (21.43%) M86 Security
4 3 (21.43%) Foundry
4 3 (21.43%) Websense
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
4 3 (21.43%) Compaq
4 3 (21.43%) EMC
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
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