The table below looks at the statistics for Varnish 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 Varnish over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 255 232 246
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Permanent jobs citing Varnish 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.054% 0.015% 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 0.18% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +12.25%
Varnish
England

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

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
710 560 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.66% 8.18% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 570 475 585
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Varnish
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Varnish Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Varnish
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Varnish Salary Trend in the North West

Varnish
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 Varnish within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester - 4 - -
Varnish
England

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Varnish 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 Varnish.

1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 9 (81.82%) Perl
2 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 9 (81.82%) Nagios
2 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 9 (81.82%) Squid
2 9 (81.82%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (81.82%) Puppet
3 6 (54.55%) nginx
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
3 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) SMTP
4 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (45.45%) tcpdump
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
4 5 (45.45%) SCOM
4 5 (45.45%) Replication
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 5 (45.45%) Local Government
4 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
4 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
4 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Varnish 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 Varnish. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) nginx
2 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) CloudFront
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) SMTP
2 5 (45.45%) tcpdump
2 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
3 4 (36.36%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) IPv4
4 1 (9.09%) IPv6
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 5 (45.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Memcached
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Replication
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Perl
1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Squid
2 4 (36.36%) Postfix
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Nagios
1 9 (81.82%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (81.82%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) SCOM
2 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
3 4 (36.36%) Icinga
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) VMware