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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank 427 425 437
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Squid 13 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.059% 0.005% 0.044%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 0.037% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 10
Average salary £42,500 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 - £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+34.92% -3.07%
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
2804 2669 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.74% 12.63% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2267 2250 2253
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 6 £50,000 -
Surrey - 5 £42,500 -
Kent 0 2 £60,000 -
Squid
England

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) DNS
3 15 (60.00%) Firewall
4 13 (52.00%) Apache
5 12 (48.00%) Perl
5 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
6 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (44.00%) PHP
6 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco
6 11 (44.00%) Load Balancing
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) LDAP
8 9 (36.00%) MySQL
8 9 (36.00%) CentOS
9 8 (32.00%) Juniper
10 7 (28.00%) Windows
11 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
11 6 (24.00%) Information Security
11 6 (24.00%) Sourcefire
11 6 (24.00%) Snort
11 6 (24.00%) qmail
11 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
11 6 (24.00%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (24.00%) Network Security
11 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
11 6 (24.00%) GPG13
11 6 (24.00%) DHCP
11 6 (24.00%) CCNP

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (52.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) DNS
2 15 (60.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (40.00%) LDAP
5 6 (24.00%) DHCP
5 6 (24.00%) NetScreen
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (24.00%) Network Security
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (20.00%) HTTP
6 5 (20.00%) LAN
6 5 (20.00%) WAN
6 5 (20.00%) SMTP
7 4 (16.00%) Internet
8 3 (12.00%) SSL
8 3 (12.00%) SAN
9 2 (8.00%) VRRP
9 2 (8.00%) IPsec
9 2 (8.00%) VLAN
9 2 (8.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
1 4 (16.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (28.00%) Administrator
1 7 (28.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (28.00%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) CSS
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
1 4 (16.00%) JSON
1 4 (16.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) CentOS
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.00%) Debian
6 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (8.00%) OpenBSD
7 2 (8.00%) FreeBSD
7 2 (8.00%) SELinux
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (24.00%) Information Security
3 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.00%) OO PHP
4 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Perl
2 11 (44.00%) PHP
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (16.00%) Tcl
5 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) Java
6 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCNP
1 6 (24.00%) CCNA
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCSA
4 1 (4.00%) CCSE
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (24.00%) GPG13
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Snort
1 6 (24.00%) qmail
2 4 (16.00%) Postfix
2 4 (16.00%) Varnish
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.00%) KVM
3 2 (8.00%) Sendmail
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Nagios
2 5 (20.00%) Puppet
3 2 (8.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.00%) Nessus
4 1 (4.00%) WMI
4 1 (4.00%) Zenoss
4 1 (4.00%) YUM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) Juniper
5 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (24.00%) Websense
5 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
5 6 (24.00%) Sourcefire
6 5 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) Infoblox
8 1 (4.00%) Tripwire
8 1 (4.00%) NetApp
8 1 (4.00%) HP