The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Squid Cache
Rank 794 836 812
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -24
Permanent jobs citing Squid 98 60 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.054% 0.069%
As % of the System Software category 0.76% 0.53% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 72 54 62
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12879 11262 10671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.97% 10.06% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10655 9372 8919
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,444
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Squid
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Squid within the UK.

Squid Salary Trend in the UK

Squid
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Squid over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Squid Salary Histogram in the UK

Squid
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Squid within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
England +47 96 £52,500 +31.25% 4
London +84 60 £52,500 +5.00% 2
City of London +35 32 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South East -2 20 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Surrey +12 14 £46,250 +2.77%
Yorkshire +5 7 £65,000 +80.55%
West Yorkshire - 7 £65,000 -
Leeds - 7 £65,000 -
Kent +22 6 £47,500 -
East of England +11 4 £56,250 +40.62%
Cambridge - 4 £56,250 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £56,250 -
Hampshire - 4 £62,500 -
North West +6 3 £37,500 +50.00%
Merseyside - 3 £37,500 -
Liverpool - 3 £37,500 -
Bermondsey - 3 - -
Bristol -3 2 £41,250 +17.85%
South West -21 2 £41,250 +17.85%
Home Counties - 2 £47,500 -
Scotland - 1 £60,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £60,000 -
Reigate - 1 £67,500 -

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 107 (68.59%) Linux
2 102 (65.38%) Apache
3 63 (40.38%) Perl
4 61 (39.10%) Java
5 59 (37.82%) HTTP
6 56 (35.90%) Firewall
7 52 (33.33%) GlassFish
8 51 (32.69%) Tomcat
9 50 (32.05%) UNIX
10 48 (30.77%) Solaris
11 47 (30.13%) Cisco
12 43 (27.56%) Sun
13 40 (25.64%) MySQL
13 40 (25.64%) PKI
14 39 (25.00%) Internet
15 36 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
16 35 (22.44%) TCP/IP
16 35 (22.44%) Puppet
17 34 (21.79%) Finance
18 33 (21.15%) CCNA
19 32 (20.51%) DNS
19 32 (20.51%) CheckPoint
19 32 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
19 32 (20.51%) nginx
20 31 (19.87%) PCI DSS
20 31 (19.87%) QA
20 31 (19.87%) Blue Coat
20 31 (19.87%) Websense
20 31 (19.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
20 31 (19.87%) Information Security

Squid
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 102 (65.38%) Apache
2 52 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 51 (32.69%) Tomcat
4 32 (20.51%) nginx
5 24 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 23 (14.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (7.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (4.49%) JBoss
9 4 (2.56%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.92%) Moodle
11 2 (1.28%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.28%) Jetty
12 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.92%) PaaS
2 3 (1.92%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.28%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.64%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.64%) SaaS
4 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 59 (37.82%) HTTP
2 56 (35.90%) Firewall
3 39 (25.00%) Internet
4 35 (22.44%) TCP/IP
5 32 (20.51%) DNS
5 32 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (14.10%) SAN
7 19 (12.18%) LDAP
8 12 (7.69%) VPN
8 12 (7.69%) NAS
9 10 (6.41%) SMTP
10 7 (4.49%) OpenLDAP
11 6 (3.85%) SSH
12 4 (2.56%) VLAN
12 4 (2.56%) DHCP
12 4 (2.56%) LAN
13 3 (1.92%) WAN
13 3 (1.92%) FTP
13 3 (1.92%) Kerberos
13 3 (1.92%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.64%) MySQL
2 6 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 6 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.21%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.92%) Big Data
6 2 (1.28%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.28%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (14.74%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.90%) Hudson
2 17 (10.90%) Jenkins
2 17 (10.90%) Eclipse
3 15 (9.62%) Mercurial
4 5 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.64%) Ant
6 1 (0.64%) Maven
General
1 34 (21.79%) Finance
2 13 (8.33%) Banking
3 12 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.85%) Retail
5 3 (1.92%) Marketing
5 3 (1.92%) French Language
5 3 (1.92%) Back Office
5 3 (1.92%) Advertising
6 2 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 26 (16.67%) Administrator
2 21 (13.46%) Architect
3 18 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (10.90%) Project Engineer
5 15 (9.62%) Analyst
6 14 (8.97%) UNIX Engineer
6 14 (8.97%) Implementation Engineer
7 12 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
8 11 (7.05%) Network Support
8 11 (7.05%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 11 (7.05%) Network Engineer
8 11 (7.05%) Network Support Engineer
9 10 (6.41%) Applications Engineer
9 10 (6.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 10 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) Middleware Analyst
10 9 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (5.13%) Technical Architect
11 8 (5.13%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.23%) Middleware
2 25 (16.03%) ActiveMQ
3 14 (8.97%) LAMP
4 13 (8.33%) .NET
5 10 (6.41%) J2EE
6 8 (5.13%) Web Services
7 7 (4.49%) RESTful
8 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.56%) CSS
9 4 (2.56%) HTML
10 2 (1.28%) jQuery
10 2 (1.28%) Spring MVC
10 2 (1.28%) Spring
10 2 (1.28%) JSTL
10 2 (1.28%) JSP
10 2 (1.28%) Struts
10 2 (1.28%) XSLT
10 2 (1.28%) JMS
10 2 (1.28%) libvirt
11 1 (0.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.64%) PKI
2 24 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (8.97%) Clustering
4 11 (7.05%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.92%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.28%) Replication
10 1 (0.64%) Equities
10 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.64%) Physics
10 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.64%) Open Source
10 1 (0.64%) IBM XIV
10 1 (0.64%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 107 (68.59%) Linux
2 50 (32.05%) UNIX
3 48 (30.77%) Solaris
4 26 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (15.38%) CentOS
6 13 (8.33%) Windows
7 8 (5.13%) Debian
8 6 (3.85%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.87%) Information Security
2 28 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
3 27 (17.31%) Problem Management
4 26 (16.67%) Mobile Commerce
5 24 (15.38%) ITIL
5 24 (15.38%) Release Management
6 21 (13.46%) Change Control
7 18 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 17 (10.90%) Resource Management
9 12 (7.69%) OOP
9 12 (7.69%) OO
9 12 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (5.13%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.49%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (3.85%) Service Management
14 5 (3.21%) Content Management
14 5 (3.21%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 63 (40.38%) Perl
2 61 (39.10%) Java
3 28 (17.95%) PHP
4 27 (17.31%) Python
5 26 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 24 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 13 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.49%) C
9 5 (3.21%) C#
10 4 (2.56%) C++
11 3 (1.92%) SQL
11 3 (1.92%) Ruby
12 1 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (21.15%) CCNA
3 31 (19.87%) CCNP
4 20 (12.82%) Degree
5 5 (3.21%) RHCE
5 5 (3.21%) CCSA
5 5 (3.21%) CCSE
6 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.64%) PhD
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (19.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 31 (19.87%) QA
1 31 (19.87%) PCI DSS
1 31 (19.87%) GPG13
System Software
1 19 (12.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (9.62%) Samba
3 11 (7.05%) Varnish
4 8 (5.13%) NFS
5 4 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.56%) Postfix
5 4 (2.56%) vSphere
5 4 (2.56%) Corosync
5 4 (2.56%) iptables
6 3 (1.92%) Xen
6 3 (1.92%) pfSense
6 3 (1.92%) Docker
6 3 (1.92%) GPFS
7 2 (1.28%) oVirt
7 2 (1.28%) GFS2
7 2 (1.28%) RHEV
7 2 (1.28%) KVM
7 2 (1.28%) Gluster
8 1 (0.64%) Snort
Systems Management
1 35 (22.44%) Puppet
2 12 (7.69%) Nagios
3 11 (7.05%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (2.56%) ZABBIX
5 4 (2.56%) Cacti
6 3 (1.92%) Munin
6 3 (1.92%) Zenoss
6 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (1.92%) SmokePing
6 3 (1.92%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (1.92%) Pacemaker
7 2 (1.28%) SELinux
7 2 (1.28%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.28%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.64%) Ansible
8 1 (0.64%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.64%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.64%) Opsview
8 1 (0.64%) Graphite
Vendors
1 47 (30.13%) Cisco
2 43 (27.56%) Sun
3 32 (20.51%) CheckPoint
4 31 (19.87%) Websense
4 31 (19.87%) Blue Coat
5 29 (18.59%) VMware
5 29 (18.59%) Oracle
6 25 (16.03%) IBM
7 22 (14.10%) Red Hat
8 15 (9.62%) Veritas
9 8 (5.13%) Hitachi
10 4 (2.56%) NetApp
10 4 (2.56%) Google
11 3 (1.92%) Perforce
11 3 (1.92%) Juniper
12 2 (1.28%) EMC
12 2 (1.28%) Twitter
13 1 (0.64%) Brocade
13 1 (0.64%) Microsoft
13 1 (0.64%) Informatica
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