The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank 826 758 807
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +49
Permanent jobs citing Squid 79 121 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.11% 0.078%
As % of the System Software category 0.64% 1.12% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 50 104 81
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,123 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-7.19% +25.00%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12372 10770 11249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.56% 9.90% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10275 9173 9654
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -70 78 £40,000 -20.00% 7
London -119 15 £42,500 -22.72% 2
West Midlands -5 14 £30,000 -25.00%
Coventry +5 12 £30,000 -25.00%
South East -6 12 £50,000 +5.26% 3
North West - 12 £30,000 - 2
Gloucester +3 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Gloucestershire 0 11 £50,000 +11.11%
South West -11 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Berkshire +13 9 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire -29 9 - -
West Yorkshire - 9 - -
Leeds - 9 - -
Manchester - 9 £19,000 - 2
East of England - 5 £63,750 -
Reading - 4 £46,250 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £65,000 -
Slough - 4 £57,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £65,000 -
City of London -39 3 £46,250 -15.90%
Lancashire - 3 £37,123 -
Preston - 3 £37,123 -
Bury - 3 £19,000 -
Birmingham 0 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Kent -10 2 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Watford - 1 £60,000 -
Reigate - 1 £42,500 - 1
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 £42,500 - 1

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 109 (74.15%) Linux
2 87 (59.18%) Apache
3 71 (48.30%) DNS
4 61 (41.50%) Perl
5 54 (36.73%) PHP
6 45 (30.61%) MySQL
6 45 (30.61%) Red Hat
7 40 (27.21%) CSS
7 40 (27.21%) HTML
8 39 (26.53%) JavaScript
9 38 (25.85%) DHCP
10 37 (25.17%) TCP/IP
10 37 (25.17%) Cisco
10 37 (25.17%) Windows
11 36 (24.49%) Firewall
11 36 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 34 (23.13%) Bash Shell
12 34 (23.13%) Microsoft
13 32 (21.77%) VMware
13 32 (21.77%) CentOS
14 30 (20.41%) Python
15 29 (19.73%) Nagios
16 28 (19.05%) Degree
17 25 (17.01%) Internet
17 25 (17.01%) Shell Script
17 25 (17.01%) UNIX
17 25 (17.01%) LDAP
18 24 (16.33%) Load Balancing
19 23 (15.65%) SMTP
20 22 (14.97%) SQL

Squid
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 87 (59.18%) Apache
2 22 (14.97%) nginx
3 12 (8.16%) IIS
3 12 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.76%) Mule
4 7 (4.76%) Node.js
5 6 (4.08%) GlassFish
6 5 (3.40%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.72%) Confluence
8 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.68%) Lync
9 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.68%) Drupal
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.68%) Zimbra
Applications
1 9 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.76%) SaaS
2 2 (1.36%) Route 53
2 2 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.68%) Heroku
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (48.30%) DNS
2 38 (25.85%) DHCP
3 37 (25.17%) TCP/IP
4 36 (24.49%) Firewall
5 25 (17.01%) LDAP
5 25 (17.01%) Internet
6 23 (15.65%) SMTP
7 21 (14.29%) HTTP
8 18 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (11.56%) SAN
10 12 (8.16%) SSL
11 11 (7.48%) Network Security
12 10 (6.80%) WAN
12 10 (6.80%) NAS
13 9 (6.12%) LAN
13 9 (6.12%) VPN
13 9 (6.12%) SNMP
13 9 (6.12%) IPsec
14 8 (5.44%) NetScreen
14 8 (5.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.61%) MySQL
2 21 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 18 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (6.80%) Redis
5 7 (4.76%) MarkLogic
6 6 (4.08%) Triplestore
7 3 (2.04%) Big Data
8 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 7 (4.76%) PhantomJS
2 6 (4.08%) PHPUnit
3 4 (2.72%) Bugzilla
3 4 (2.72%) JIRA
3 4 (2.72%) Selenium
3 4 (2.72%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 15 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.16%) Finance
3 6 (4.08%) Publishing
4 5 (3.40%) Local Government
5 4 (2.72%) Back Office
6 2 (1.36%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (21.77%) Developer
2 31 (21.09%) Support Engineer
3 20 (13.61%) Administrator
4 17 (11.56%) Linux Administrator
5 16 (10.88%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (9.52%) Consultant
7 13 (8.84%) Linux Engineer
7 13 (8.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Applications Developer
9 9 (6.12%) Network Engineer
9 9 (6.12%) Web Developer
9 9 (6.12%) Network Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) Security Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.12%) Network Security Consultant
10 8 (5.44%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (5.44%) Applications Support
10 8 (5.44%) Technical Support
11 7 (4.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.21%) HTML
1 40 (27.21%) CSS
2 15 (10.20%) jQuery
3 13 (8.84%) Web Services
4 9 (6.12%) JSON
5 7 (4.76%) JSTL
5 7 (4.76%) Spring MVC
5 7 (4.76%) J2EE
5 7 (4.76%) Spring
5 7 (4.76%) RESTful
5 7 (4.76%) XSLT
5 7 (4.76%) JMS
5 7 (4.76%) JSP
5 7 (4.76%) Struts
6 6 (4.08%) Memcached
6 6 (4.08%) Apache Jena
7 3 (2.04%) .NET
7 3 (2.04%) LAMP
8 2 (1.36%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.48%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.80%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.80%) Open Source
3 9 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (6.12%) IBM XIV
3 9 (6.12%) Replication
4 8 (5.44%) PKI
4 8 (5.44%) Social Media
5 7 (4.76%) Semantic Web
5 7 (4.76%) Clustering
6 4 (2.72%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.36%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (1.36%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.68%) Equities
8 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 109 (74.15%) Linux
2 37 (25.17%) Windows
3 36 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (21.77%) CentOS
5 25 (17.01%) UNIX
6 19 (12.93%) Debian
7 17 (11.56%) Solaris
8 12 (8.16%) Ubuntu
9 9 (6.12%) FreeBSD
10 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (3.40%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.36%) OpenBSD
13 2 (1.36%) SELinux
14 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.68%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.33%) Load Balancing
2 19 (12.93%) ITIL
3 18 (12.24%) Information Security
4 17 (11.56%) MVC
5 15 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (8.84%) Unit Testing
7 12 (8.16%) Configuration Management
8 11 (7.48%) OO
9 10 (6.80%) Project Management
10 9 (6.12%) Change Management
10 9 (6.12%) Content Management
11 8 (5.44%) Project Planning
11 8 (5.44%) Web Development
12 7 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (4.76%) Service Management
12 7 (4.76%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.76%) TDD
13 6 (4.08%) Change Control
13 6 (4.08%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 61 (41.50%) Perl
2 54 (36.73%) PHP
3 39 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 34 (23.13%) Bash Shell
5 30 (20.41%) Python
6 25 (17.01%) Shell Script
7 22 (14.97%) SQL
8 18 (12.24%) Ruby
9 17 (11.56%) Java
10 6 (4.08%) C++
10 6 (4.08%) XQuery
11 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.72%) Tcl
12 4 (2.72%) C
12 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.72%) VBScript
13 2 (1.36%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 28 (19.05%) Degree
2 21 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (13.61%) CCNA
4 15 (10.20%) CCNP
5 7 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.40%) MCSE
6 5 (3.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.72%) RHCE
8 2 (1.36%) MCSA
8 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.68%) CCENT
9 1 (0.68%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.68%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.68%) LPIC
9 1 (0.68%) MCITP
9 1 (0.68%) PhD
9 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.68%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.56%) PCI DSS
2 14 (9.52%) GPG13
2 14 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (9.52%) QA
3 6 (4.08%) SLA
4 3 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (10.88%) Active Directory
1 16 (10.88%) vSphere
2 15 (10.20%) qmail
2 15 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.52%) Varnish
4 12 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (7.48%) Samba
6 10 (6.80%) Snort
7 9 (6.12%) NFS
7 9 (6.12%) Postfix
8 5 (3.40%) ISA Server
8 5 (3.40%) KVM
9 4 (2.72%) vCloud
9 4 (2.72%) Corosync
10 3 (2.04%) Sendmail
11 2 (1.36%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.68%) XenApp
12 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (19.73%) Nagios
2 20 (13.61%) Puppet
3 16 (10.88%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (6.12%) Opsview
5 6 (4.08%) Backup Exec
5 6 (4.08%) SCCM
6 5 (3.40%) SCOM
6 5 (3.40%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.72%) WSUS
8 3 (2.04%) Plesk
8 3 (2.04%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.04%) Cacti
9 2 (1.36%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.36%) Nessus
9 2 (1.36%) ARCserve
9 2 (1.36%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.68%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.68%) YUM
10 1 (0.68%) WMI
Vendors
1 45 (30.61%) Red Hat
2 37 (25.17%) Cisco
3 34 (23.13%) Microsoft
4 32 (21.77%) VMware
5 16 (10.88%) CheckPoint
6 15 (10.20%) Oracle
7 14 (9.52%) Juniper
7 14 (9.52%) Blue Coat
7 14 (9.52%) Websense
8 12 (8.16%) HP
9 10 (6.80%) JBoss
9 10 (6.80%) Sourcefire
10 9 (6.12%) IBM
11 7 (4.76%) Veritas
12 6 (4.08%) NetApp
12 6 (4.08%) Sun
13 5 (3.40%) Citrix
14 4 (2.72%) EMC
14 4 (2.72%) Symantec
14 4 (2.72%) Rackspace
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