The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank 439 425 438
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Squid 11 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.049% 0.018% 0.039%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.14% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 9
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +53.22%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Squid
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2822 2772 2478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.47% 12.75% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2250 2359 2152
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Squid
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Squid Salary Trend in the South East

Squid
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Squid across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Squid Salary Histogram in the South East

Squid
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Squid within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Berkshire - 7 £50,000 -
Kent -5 2 £60,000 +26.31%
Surrey - 2 £42,500 -
Squid
England

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) DNS
3 13 (50.00%) Perl
4 12 (46.15%) Firewall
5 11 (42.31%) PHP
5 11 (42.31%) Apache
5 11 (42.31%) Cisco
5 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
6 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
7 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
8 8 (30.77%) LDAP
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) Juniper
9 7 (26.92%) Nagios
9 7 (26.92%) DHCP
9 7 (26.92%) HTML
9 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 7 (26.92%) OO
9 7 (26.92%) MySQL
9 7 (26.92%) CSS
9 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
10 6 (23.08%) Blue Coat
10 6 (23.08%) Sourcefire
10 6 (23.08%) Snort
10 6 (23.08%) VMware
10 6 (23.08%) Information Security
10 6 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (23.08%) Network Security

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (42.31%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Node.js
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) nginx
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) DNS
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
4 8 (30.77%) LDAP
5 7 (26.92%) DHCP
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (23.08%) Network Security
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (23.08%) NetScreen
7 5 (19.23%) HTTP
7 5 (19.23%) SMTP
8 4 (15.38%) Internet
9 3 (11.54%) SAN
9 3 (11.54%) SSL
9 3 (11.54%) Kerberos
10 2 (7.69%) IPsec
10 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
10 2 (7.69%) VLAN
10 2 (7.69%) LAN
10 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) PHPUnit
1 4 (15.38%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) PhantomJS
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (26.92%) Administrator
1 7 (26.92%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (26.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Network Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Web Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Security Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Developer
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Support Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
1 7 (26.92%) CSS
2 4 (15.38%) JSON
2 4 (15.38%) jQuery
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Open Source
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) CentOS
4 5 (19.23%) FreeBSD
4 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Debian
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX
5 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.69%) OpenBSD
6 2 (7.69%) SELinux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
2 7 (26.92%) OO
2 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Information Security
4 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) OO PHP
4 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Perl
2 11 (42.31%) PHP
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 5 (19.23%) Python
7 4 (15.38%) C++
7 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 4 (15.38%) Tcl
8 3 (11.54%) Ruby
9 2 (7.69%) Java
9 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
10 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (23.08%) CCNP
1 6 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.85%) CCSE
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
4 1 (3.85%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
1 6 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (23.08%) GPG13
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Snort
1 6 (23.08%) qmail
2 5 (19.23%) Varnish
3 4 (15.38%) Postfix
4 2 (7.69%) Sendmail
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) KVM
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Nagios
2 5 (19.23%) Puppet
3 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.85%) Zenoss
5 1 (3.85%) YUM
5 1 (3.85%) Nessus
5 1 (3.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Juniper
4 6 (23.08%) Blue Coat
4 6 (23.08%) Sourcefire
4 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 6 (23.08%) Websense
4 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Tripwire