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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank 828 784 816
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +32
Permanent jobs citing Squid 59 89 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.084% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category 0.48% 0.84% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 44 72 79
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -3.07%

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
12299 10543 12009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.78% 9.92% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10203 8952 10304
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 16 September 2014 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 16 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
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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 -51 58 £45,000 - 6
London -57 18 £63,750 +27.50% 3
South East -10 13 £42,500 -10.52% 1
West Midlands -15 10 £30,000 -4.76% 2
Coventry -18 6 £30,000 -4.76%
Manchester - 6 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 6 £50,000 -
North West - 6 £30,000 -
Yorkshire -34 5 - -
Surrey - 5 £42,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 - -
Reigate - 5 £42,500 - 1
Leeds - 5 - -
Gloucester - 3 - -
Reading - 3 £35,000 -
Slough - 3 £57,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
South West - 3 - -
East of England - 3 £62,500 -
Kent +4 2 £60,000 +26.31%
Birmingham -5 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridge - 2 £62,500 -
Telford - 2 £26,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 £62,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £26,500 - 2
City of London -22 1 - - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £27,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 104 (77.61%) Linux
2 78 (58.21%) Apache
3 77 (57.46%) DNS
4 59 (44.03%) Perl
5 53 (39.55%) MySQL
6 49 (36.57%) PHP
7 45 (33.58%) TCP/IP
7 45 (33.58%) Red Hat
7 45 (33.58%) Firewall
8 43 (32.09%) Cisco
9 37 (27.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 34 (25.37%) UNIX
10 34 (25.37%) LDAP
11 33 (24.63%) DHCP
11 33 (24.63%) Bash Shell
12 32 (23.88%) Windows
13 30 (22.39%) Microsoft
14 29 (21.64%) Shell Script
14 29 (21.64%) Nagios
15 28 (20.90%) Internet
15 28 (20.90%) CentOS
15 28 (20.90%) Load Balancing
15 28 (20.90%) VMware
16 27 (20.15%) Solaris
17 24 (17.91%) Python
17 24 (17.91%) SMTP
18 23 (17.16%) HTTP
18 23 (17.16%) JavaScript
18 23 (17.16%) Degree
19 22 (16.42%) CCNA

Squid
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 78 (58.21%) Apache
2 19 (14.18%) nginx
3 15 (11.19%) Tomcat
4 10 (7.46%) IIS
4 10 (7.46%) GlassFish
5 6 (4.48%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.99%) Confluence
7 3 (2.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.49%) Moodle
9 1 (0.75%) Zimbra
9 1 (0.75%) Drupal
9 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.75%) Lync
9 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.73%) MS Office
3 4 (2.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.97%) SaaS
2 2 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.49%) Route 53
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 77 (57.46%) DNS
2 45 (33.58%) TCP/IP
2 45 (33.58%) Firewall
3 34 (25.37%) LDAP
4 33 (24.63%) DHCP
5 28 (20.90%) Internet
6 24 (17.91%) SMTP
7 23 (17.16%) HTTP
8 20 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (13.43%) SAN
10 13 (9.70%) SSL
11 12 (8.96%) WAN
11 12 (8.96%) SSH
12 11 (8.21%) Network Security
12 11 (8.21%) LAN
13 10 (7.46%) VPN
13 10 (7.46%) NAS
14 9 (6.72%) SNMP
14 9 (6.72%) VoIP
15 8 (5.97%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (39.55%) MySQL
2 16 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.70%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (7.46%) Redis
5 3 (2.24%) Big Data
5 3 (2.24%) MarkLogic
5 3 (2.24%) Triplestore
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.48%) PHPUnit
3 5 (3.73%) Bugzilla
4 4 (2.99%) Selenium
4 4 (2.99%) JIRA
5 3 (2.24%) Subversion
5 3 (2.24%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.24%) Hudson
5 3 (2.24%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (14.18%) Finance
2 17 (12.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.73%) Local Government
3 5 (3.73%) Back Office
4 3 (2.24%) Publishing
5 2 (1.49%) Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (23.13%) Support Engineer
2 22 (16.42%) Administrator
3 18 (13.43%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (11.19%) Developer
5 14 (10.45%) Consultant
5 14 (10.45%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (8.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (8.21%) Network Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.72%) Network Security Consultant
8 9 (6.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.72%) UNIX Engineer
8 9 (6.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.72%) Network Consultant
8 9 (6.72%) Security Consultant
9 8 (5.97%) Technical Support
10 7 (5.22%) Network Support
10 7 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) Linux Support Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.93%) CSS
1 20 (14.93%) HTML
2 12 (8.96%) jQuery
3 10 (7.46%) JSON
4 7 (5.22%) Web Services
5 6 (4.48%) Memcached
6 3 (2.24%) JSTL
6 3 (2.24%) Spring MVC
6 3 (2.24%) LAMP
6 3 (2.24%) Spring
6 3 (2.24%) JMS
6 3 (2.24%) JSP
6 3 (2.24%) Struts
6 3 (2.24%) J2EE
6 3 (2.24%) XSLT
6 3 (2.24%) RESTful
6 3 (2.24%) Apache Jena
7 2 (1.49%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.75%) HTML5
8 1 (0.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.21%) PKI
3 10 (7.46%) Enterprise Storage
3 10 (7.46%) Replication
4 9 (6.72%) IBM XIV
5 8 (5.97%) Clustering
6 7 (5.22%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.73%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (2.99%) Social Media
9 3 (2.24%) Semantic Web
9 3 (2.24%) Open Source
10 2 (1.49%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.75%) Equities
11 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.75%) HP StorageWorks
11 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 104 (77.61%) Linux
2 37 (27.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (25.37%) UNIX
4 32 (23.88%) Windows
5 28 (20.90%) CentOS
6 27 (20.15%) Solaris
7 16 (11.94%) Debian
8 11 (8.21%) Ubuntu
9 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.99%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.49%) SELinux
11 2 (1.49%) FreeBSD
11 2 (1.49%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.75%) SUSE
12 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.90%) Load Balancing
2 21 (15.67%) Information Security
3 19 (14.18%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (11.19%) ITIL
5 12 (8.96%) Configuration Management
6 11 (8.21%) Mentoring
7 10 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (7.46%) Change Control
7 10 (7.46%) Project Management
7 10 (7.46%) Resource Management
8 9 (6.72%) Change Management
9 7 (5.22%) Project Planning
9 7 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.22%) Service Management
10 6 (4.48%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.73%) Business Continuity
11 5 (3.73%) Validation
11 5 (3.73%) Content Management
11 5 (3.73%) Logistics
11 5 (3.73%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.03%) Perl
2 49 (36.57%) PHP
3 33 (24.63%) Bash Shell
4 29 (21.64%) Shell Script
5 24 (17.91%) Python
6 23 (17.16%) JavaScript
7 17 (12.69%) SQL
8 15 (11.19%) Java
9 11 (8.21%) Ruby
10 6 (4.48%) C++
11 4 (2.99%) C
11 4 (2.99%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.99%) Tcl
12 3 (2.24%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.24%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.24%) XQuery
13 2 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (17.16%) Degree
2 22 (16.42%) CCNA
2 22 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (12.69%) CCNP
4 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.24%) MCSE
6 2 (1.49%) MCSA
6 2 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.75%) CCENT
7 1 (0.75%) LPIC
7 1 (0.75%) MCITP
7 1 (0.75%) CCSA
7 1 (0.75%) CCSE
7 1 (0.75%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.75%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.75%) RHCE
7 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.93%) PCI DSS
2 17 (12.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (12.69%) QA
2 17 (12.69%) GPG13
3 6 (4.48%) SLA
4 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (14.93%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.94%) vSphere
2 16 (11.94%) qmail
3 14 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.45%) Varnish
4 11 (8.21%) Postfix
5 10 (7.46%) NFS
5 10 (7.46%) Samba
5 10 (7.46%) Snort
6 9 (6.72%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (4.48%) Corosync
8 5 (3.73%) ISA Server
8 5 (3.73%) KVM
9 3 (2.24%) Sendmail
9 3 (2.24%) Hyper-V
10 2 (1.49%) vCloud
11 1 (0.75%) XenApp
11 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (21.64%) Nagios
2 17 (12.69%) Puppet
3 9 (6.72%) Opsview
3 9 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.48%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (3.73%) SCOM
5 5 (3.73%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.99%) Icinga
6 4 (2.99%) Plesk
6 4 (2.99%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.99%) SCCM
6 4 (2.99%) Cacti
7 3 (2.24%) ZABBIX
7 3 (2.24%) WSUS
8 2 (1.49%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.49%) ARCserve
8 2 (1.49%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.75%) WMI
9 1 (0.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 45 (33.58%) Red Hat
2 43 (32.09%) Cisco
3 30 (22.39%) Microsoft
4 28 (20.90%) VMware
5 18 (13.43%) CheckPoint
6 17 (12.69%) Juniper
6 17 (12.69%) Websense
6 17 (12.69%) Blue Coat
7 14 (10.45%) Oracle
8 11 (8.21%) Veritas
9 10 (7.46%) Sun
9 10 (7.46%) Sourcefire
10 9 (6.72%) HP
10 9 (6.72%) IBM
11 6 (4.48%) NetApp
12 4 (2.99%) Rackspace
12 4 (2.99%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.99%) Atlassian
13 3 (2.24%) Brocade
13 3 (2.24%) Citrix
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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