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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Squid Cache
Rank 853 851 757
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -94
Permanent jobs citing Squid 39 78 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.067% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.32% 0.61% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 49 107
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%

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
12012 12699 10966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.97% 10.86% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9986 10508 9348
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Squid Salary Histogram in the UK

Squid
Top 21 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 31 July 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
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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 -19 39 £42,500 +6.25% 9
London +35 20 £39,250 -7.64% 5
South East +6 17 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Reading +18 16 £44,750 +5.29% 2
Berkshire +12 16 £42,500 -15.00% 2
City of London +29 6 - - 1
Slough -6 4 £42,500 -26.08%
Basingstoke - 4 £42,500 -
Bracknell - 4 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 4 £42,500 -
Newbury - 4 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £42,500 -
Oxford - 4 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £42,500 -
Surrey +16 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Reigate +15 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
East of England +1 1 £45,000 -29.41%
West Midlands -23 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Coventry -24 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Norwich - 1 £45,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 91 (76.47%) Linux
2 82 (68.91%) Apache
3 45 (37.82%) nginx
4 44 (36.97%) Tomcat
5 42 (35.29%) Puppet
6 41 (34.45%) HTTP
7 38 (31.93%) Python
7 38 (31.93%) Perl
8 35 (29.41%) DNS
9 33 (27.73%) Java
9 33 (27.73%) Finance
10 32 (26.89%) Firewall
10 32 (26.89%) MySQL
11 31 (26.05%) Red Hat
12 30 (25.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 29 (24.37%) UNIX
13 29 (24.37%) Cisco
14 28 (23.53%) VMware
15 27 (22.69%) LDAP
15 27 (22.69%) GlassFish
16 26 (21.85%) Degree
16 26 (21.85%) WebLogic
17 24 (20.17%) Solaris
17 24 (20.17%) SMTP
17 24 (20.17%) Nagios
17 24 (20.17%) Middleware
17 24 (20.17%) CentOS
18 23 (19.33%) TCP/IP
19 22 (18.49%) ITIL
20 21 (17.65%) JBoss

Squid
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 82 (68.91%) Apache
2 45 (37.82%) nginx
3 44 (36.97%) Tomcat
4 27 (22.69%) GlassFish
5 26 (21.85%) WebLogic
6 21 (17.65%) JBoss
7 15 (12.61%) OpenStack
8 9 (7.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (7.56%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.52%) Moodle
10 2 (1.68%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.68%) Drupal
10 2 (1.68%) Jetty
10 2 (1.68%) Lightstreamer
10 2 (1.68%) IIS
10 2 (1.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.84%) CMS
11 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.84%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.52%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.68%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.68%) PaaS
3 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.84%) SaaS
4 1 (0.84%) Office 365
4 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 41 (34.45%) HTTP
2 35 (29.41%) DNS
3 32 (26.89%) Firewall
4 27 (22.69%) LDAP
5 24 (20.17%) SMTP
6 23 (19.33%) TCP/IP
7 16 (13.45%) SSL
7 16 (13.45%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (12.61%) Internet
9 12 (10.08%) SAN
10 9 (7.56%) VPN
11 8 (6.72%) DHCP
11 8 (6.72%) NAS
12 6 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (4.20%) OpenLDAP
14 4 (3.36%) SSH
14 4 (3.36%) LAN
15 3 (2.52%) VLAN
15 3 (2.52%) WAN
16 2 (1.68%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.89%) MySQL
2 9 (7.56%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.20%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.52%) MarkLogic
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.72%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.20%) Hudson
3 5 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.20%) Mercurial
3 5 (4.20%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.52%) Subversion
5 2 (1.68%) RSpec
6 1 (0.84%) Maven
6 1 (0.84%) Ant
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (27.73%) Finance
2 10 (8.40%) Banking
3 6 (5.04%) Retail
4 4 (3.36%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.52%) French Language
6 1 (0.84%) Local Government
6 1 (0.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (20.17%) Administrator
2 23 (19.33%) Support Engineer
3 17 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (9.24%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (9.24%) Developer
4 11 (9.24%) Analyst
4 11 (9.24%) Applications Support
5 9 (7.56%) Middleware Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Applications Support Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Senior Support Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.04%) Operations Support Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) UNIX Administrator
9 5 (4.20%) Project Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.17%) Middleware
2 20 (16.81%) Web Services
3 13 (10.92%) MCollective
4 10 (8.40%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (6.72%) LAMP
5 8 (6.72%) .NET
5 8 (6.72%) RESTful
6 5 (4.20%) HTML
6 5 (4.20%) J2EE
6 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.20%) CSS
7 4 (3.36%) REST
8 3 (2.52%) JSP
8 3 (2.52%) Struts
8 3 (2.52%) XSLT
8 3 (2.52%) JMS
8 3 (2.52%) Spring
8 3 (2.52%) jQuery
8 3 (2.52%) JSON
8 3 (2.52%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) PKI
2 13 (10.92%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.40%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.88%) Data Centre
6 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.36%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (2.52%) Clustering
8 3 (2.52%) Derivative
9 2 (1.68%) Replication
10 1 (0.84%) Equities
10 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (76.47%) Linux
2 30 (25.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (24.37%) UNIX
4 24 (20.17%) Solaris
4 24 (20.17%) CentOS
5 15 (12.61%) Windows
6 11 (9.24%) Debian
7 10 (8.40%) Ubuntu
8 6 (5.04%) SUSE
9 5 (4.20%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.49%) ITIL
2 21 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.81%) Information Security
4 18 (15.13%) Configuration Management
5 14 (11.76%) DevOps
6 12 (10.08%) Incident Management
7 11 (9.24%) Problem Management
7 11 (9.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (7.56%) Resource Management
9 8 (6.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (6.72%) Release Management
9 8 (6.72%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (6.72%) Mobile Commerce
10 7 (5.88%) Open Source
11 6 (5.04%) Change Control
11 6 (5.04%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (5.04%) Service Management
11 6 (5.04%) Service Delivery
12 5 (4.20%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.20%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.93%) Python
1 38 (31.93%) Perl
2 33 (27.73%) Java
3 19 (15.97%) Bash Shell
4 16 (13.45%) Shell Script
5 11 (9.24%) PHP
6 8 (6.72%) Objective-C
6 8 (6.72%) Ruby
7 5 (4.20%) C#
7 5 (4.20%) SQL
8 2 (1.68%) Scala
9 1 (0.84%) C
9 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (21.85%) Degree
2 20 (16.81%) CCNA
2 20 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (13.45%) CCNP
4 3 (2.52%) CCSA
4 3 (2.52%) CCSE
5 1 (0.84%) PhD
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.84%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (0.84%) PMP
5 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.81%) PCI DSS
2 16 (13.45%) GPG13
2 16 (13.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (13.45%) QA
System Software
1 20 (16.81%) Varnish
2 17 (14.29%) qmail
3 7 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.88%) Samba
4 5 (4.20%) iptables
5 4 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.52%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (2.52%) pfSense
7 2 (1.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (1.68%) Docker
7 2 (1.68%) NFS
8 1 (0.84%) Snort
8 1 (0.84%) Postfix
8 1 (0.84%) vSphere
8 1 (0.84%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.84%) Gluster
8 1 (0.84%) RHEV
8 1 (0.84%) oVirt
8 1 (0.84%) GFS2
8 1 (0.84%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 42 (35.29%) Puppet
2 24 (20.17%) Nagios
3 16 (13.45%) ZABBIX
4 14 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (10.92%) Ganglia
6 11 (9.24%) Cacti
6 11 (9.24%) collectd
6 11 (9.24%) logstash
6 11 (9.24%) Graphite
7 9 (7.56%) Oracle ZFS
8 8 (6.72%) Ansible
9 4 (3.36%) Salt
9 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (2.52%) HAProxy
10 3 (2.52%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (1.68%) Pacemaker
11 2 (1.68%) Check_MK
11 2 (1.68%) SmokePing
11 2 (1.68%) Munin
11 2 (1.68%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 31 (26.05%) Red Hat
2 29 (24.37%) Cisco
3 28 (23.53%) VMware
4 18 (15.13%) Sun
4 18 (15.13%) Oracle
5 17 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 17 (14.29%) Websense
6 16 (13.45%) Blue Coat
7 11 (9.24%) Splunk
8 7 (5.88%) F5
8 7 (5.88%) Veritas
9 6 (5.04%) IBM
10 5 (4.20%) NetApp
10 5 (4.20%) Google
11 4 (3.36%) WorldPay
12 3 (2.52%) Ruckus Wireless
13 2 (1.68%) AppDynamics
13 2 (1.68%) Terracotta
13 2 (1.68%) Akamai
13 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Competitive basic up to £40,000 plus benefits
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Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus scheme and travel benefits
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