The first table below looks at the demand for Squid skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank - 162 152
Permanent jobs citing Squid 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.062% 0.096%
As % of the System Software category - 1.04% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
273 193 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.43% 5.97% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 165 129 196
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Squid
UK

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Squid
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Squid Salary Trend in Scotland

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) L2TP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) L2TP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) Openswan
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware