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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Squid Cache
Rank 844 899 926
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +27
Permanent jobs citing Squid 112 80 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.072% 0.057%
As % of the System Software category 0.88% 0.59% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 92 55 56
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%

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
12662 13485 12495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.25% 12.14% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10715 11063 10477
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Squid Salary Histogram in the UK

Squid
Top 30 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 29 April 2016. 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 +26 99 £52,500 - 7
London 0 49 £62,500 +16.27% 4
South East +57 37 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Berkshire +24 15 £55,000 - 1
Reading +37 14 £56,250 - 1
Surrey -1 13 £52,500 +16.66%
Reigate - 11 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 9 £70,000 -
Coventry - 7 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 7 £45,000 -
City of London +25 6 £50,000 -4.76%
Scotland 0 6 £35,000 -41.66%
North West +18 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Edinburgh +14 5 £35,000 -41.66%
Wales - 5 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
Torfaen - 5 £45,000 -
South Wales - 5 £45,000 -
Horsham - 5 £40,000 -
Cwmbran - 5 £45,000 -
Liverpool +11 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Merseyside +10 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Yorkshire +15 3 £31,500 -51.53%
Buckinghamshire - 3 - - 1
Amersham - 3 - - 1
Manchester - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Salford - 2 - -
Doncaster - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +9 1 £31,500 -51.53%

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 170 (95.51%) Linux
2 134 (75.28%) Apache
3 102 (57.30%) Perl
4 84 (47.19%) DNS
5 78 (43.82%) Python
6 77 (43.26%) LAMP
7 75 (42.13%) Puppet
8 72 (40.45%) MySQL
9 70 (39.33%) Tomcat
10 62 (34.83%) Red Hat
11 58 (32.58%) PHP
12 57 (32.02%) Unix
13 56 (31.46%) Nagios
13 56 (31.46%) Bash Shell
14 53 (29.78%) LDAP
15 45 (25.28%) nginx
16 43 (24.16%) VMware
17 41 (23.03%) Windows
18 40 (22.47%) Java
19 38 (21.35%) Configuration Management
20 37 (20.79%) ITIL
21 36 (20.22%) HTTP
21 36 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
22 35 (19.66%) JBoss
23 34 (19.10%) Finance
23 34 (19.10%) Degree
23 34 (19.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 34 (19.10%) High Availability
23 34 (19.10%) Jenkins
24 32 (17.98%) Git (software)

Squid
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 134 (75.28%) Apache
2 70 (39.33%) Tomcat
3 45 (25.28%) nginx
4 35 (19.66%) JBoss
5 24 (13.48%) WebLogic
6 20 (11.24%) OpenStack
7 10 (5.62%) GlassFish
8 9 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (5.06%) Liferay
8 9 (5.06%) MS Exchange
9 8 (4.49%) WebSphere
10 7 (3.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (3.93%) Drupal
10 7 (3.93%) Lightstreamer
11 6 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (2.81%) Skype for Business
12 5 (2.81%) Zimbra
13 4 (2.25%) Node.js
13 4 (2.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (2.25%) TWiki
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 36 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.55%) PaaS
3 4 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.25%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.25%) GitHub
3 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.69%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 84 (47.19%) DNS
2 53 (29.78%) LDAP
3 36 (20.22%) HTTP
4 32 (17.98%) Internet
5 31 (17.42%) DHCP
6 30 (16.85%) SSL
7 29 (16.29%) TCP/IP
8 26 (14.61%) SMTP
9 25 (14.04%) SAN
10 24 (13.48%) Firewall
11 20 (11.24%) iSCSI
11 20 (11.24%) NAS
12 17 (9.55%) OpenLDAP
12 17 (9.55%) VPN
13 15 (8.43%) Network Security
14 13 (7.30%) SNMP
14 13 (7.30%) Wireless
15 11 (6.18%) Kerberos
16 10 (5.62%) WAN
17 9 (5.06%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (40.45%) MySQL
2 21 (11.80%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (6.18%) Redis
4 10 (5.62%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.06%) Big Data
5 9 (5.06%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.49%) Couchbase
6 8 (4.49%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.69%) DB2
10 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (19.10%) Jenkins
2 32 (17.98%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.30%) Hudson
4 9 (5.06%) Subversion
4 9 (5.06%) Vagrant
5 7 (3.93%) RSpec
6 6 (3.37%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.37%) JIRA
7 5 (2.81%) git-flow
7 5 (2.81%) Maven
8 4 (2.25%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.25%) Bugzilla
8 4 (2.25%) GitLab
8 4 (2.25%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.56%) Gradle
General
1 34 (19.10%) Finance
2 16 (8.99%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.62%) Advertising
3 10 (5.62%) Banking
4 8 (4.49%) Marketing
5 5 (2.81%) Arabic Language
5 5 (2.81%) French Language
5 5 (2.81%) Legal
5 5 (2.81%) Portuguese Language
5 5 (2.81%) Spanish Language
6 4 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.12%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (32.58%) Administrator
2 53 (29.78%) Linux Administrator
3 46 (25.84%) Linux Engineer
4 37 (20.79%) Support Engineer
5 28 (15.73%) Systems Administrator
6 25 (14.04%) Network Engineer
7 23 (12.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 19 (10.67%) Linux Support
9 15 (8.43%) Network Support
10 14 (7.87%) DevOps Engineer
11 13 (7.30%) Applications Engineer
11 13 (7.30%) Applications Support
11 13 (7.30%) Network Support Engineer
12 12 (6.74%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 11 (6.18%) Linux Support Engineer
13 11 (6.18%) Senior Linux Administrator
13 11 (6.18%) Systems Support Engineer
14 10 (5.62%) Analyst
14 10 (5.62%) Windows Engineer
14 10 (5.62%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (43.26%) LAMP
2 25 (14.04%) Web Services
3 24 (13.48%) MCollective
4 23 (12.92%) Middleware
5 21 (11.80%) LAPP Stack
6 20 (11.24%) LEMP Stack
7 12 (6.74%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (5.06%) JDBC
8 9 (5.06%) JMS
9 7 (3.93%) CSS
9 7 (3.93%) HTML
9 7 (3.93%) Kafka
10 6 (3.37%) J2EE
11 4 (2.25%) ELK Stack
11 4 (2.25%) Java EE
11 4 (2.25%) JMX
11 4 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (2.25%) Sensu
11 4 (2.25%) Swagger
12 2 (1.12%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.48%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.99%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.43%) Management Information System
4 13 (7.30%) Clustering
4 13 (7.30%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.06%) Cryptography
6 8 (4.49%) PKI
7 6 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.81%) Driving Licence
8 5 (2.81%) HP Superdome
8 5 (2.81%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.69%) Fintech
9 3 (1.69%) iPad
10 2 (1.12%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.12%) Physics
10 2 (1.12%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.56%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 170 (95.51%) Linux
2 57 (32.02%) Unix
3 41 (23.03%) Windows
4 34 (19.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (16.85%) CentOS
6 24 (13.48%) Debian
7 20 (11.24%) Windows Server
8 14 (7.87%) SUSE
9 9 (5.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 9 (5.06%) Ubuntu
10 8 (4.49%) Solaris
10 8 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (2.81%) HPUX
12 5 (2.81%) Windows 10
12 5 (2.81%) Windows 7
12 5 (2.81%) Windows 8
13 4 (2.25%) Windows 2000
13 4 (2.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.35%) Configuration Management
2 37 (20.79%) ITIL
3 34 (19.10%) High Availability
4 29 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (13.48%) DevOps
5 24 (13.48%) Kalman Filter
6 23 (12.92%) OOP
7 22 (12.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 21 (11.80%) Capacity Planning
8 21 (11.80%) E-Commerce
9 18 (10.11%) OO
9 18 (10.11%) Open Source
9 18 (10.11%) Web Filtering
10 15 (8.43%) Incident Management
11 12 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (6.74%) Load Balancing
11 12 (6.74%) Problem Management
12 11 (6.18%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (6.18%) Presales
13 10 (5.62%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 102 (57.30%) Perl
2 78 (43.82%) Python
3 58 (32.58%) PHP
4 56 (31.46%) Bash Shell
5 40 (22.47%) Java
6 29 (16.29%) Ruby
7 23 (12.92%) SQL
8 13 (7.30%) Shell Script
9 12 (6.74%) JavaScript
10 9 (5.06%) AWK
10 9 (5.06%) C++
10 9 (5.06%) sed
11 4 (2.25%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.69%) C
13 2 (1.12%) C#
13 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (19.10%) Degree
2 9 (5.06%) RHCE
3 5 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.25%) CISSP
4 4 (2.25%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (2.25%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.25%) PMP
4 4 (2.25%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (1.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.67%) QA
2 5 (2.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.25%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) HIPAA
System Software
1 32 (17.98%) NFS
2 27 (15.17%) Varnish
3 26 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (8.99%) iptables
4 16 (8.99%) qmail
5 14 (7.87%) Samba
6 11 (6.18%) Active Directory
7 10 (5.62%) Docker
8 9 (5.06%) Postfix
9 7 (3.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 5 (2.81%) Corosync
10 5 (2.81%) Hyper-V
10 5 (2.81%) Sendmail
10 5 (2.81%) Snort
11 4 (2.25%) ISA Server
11 4 (2.25%) LXC
11 4 (2.25%) NDS
11 4 (2.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 4 (2.25%) OpenSSH
11 4 (2.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 75 (42.13%) Puppet
2 56 (31.46%) Nagios
3 29 (16.29%) logstash
3 29 (16.29%) ZABBIX
4 20 (11.24%) Cacti
5 19 (10.67%) Graphite
6 17 (9.55%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (8.43%) collectd
7 15 (8.43%) Ganglia
8 12 (6.74%) Ansible
9 9 (5.06%) Nmap
10 8 (4.49%) Salt
11 7 (3.93%) HAProxy
12 5 (2.81%) CFEngine
12 5 (2.81%) Munin
12 5 (2.81%) Zenoss
13 4 (2.25%) Bacula
13 4 (2.25%) Kibana
13 4 (2.25%) systemd
14 3 (1.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 62 (34.83%) Red Hat
2 43 (24.16%) VMware
3 32 (17.98%) Cisco
4 26 (14.61%) IBM
5 20 (11.24%) EMC
5 20 (11.24%) Splunk
6 18 (10.11%) Oracle
7 15 (8.43%) F5
7 15 (8.43%) Microsoft
8 14 (7.87%) NetApp
9 13 (7.30%) Novell
10 11 (6.18%) HP
11 9 (5.06%) SAP
12 8 (4.49%) Sun
13 7 (3.93%) Adobe
13 7 (3.93%) Akamai
13 7 (3.93%) AppDynamics
13 7 (3.93%) Fiorano
13 7 (3.93%) Terracotta
14 6 (3.37%) Juniper
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