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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank 823 765 804
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +39
Permanent jobs citing Squid 78 122 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.11% 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 0.63% 1.13% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 49 106 85
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £38,750 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12417 10776 11331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.62% 9.91% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10295 9171 9704
Average salary £40,163 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.50% -
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 30 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 30 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
(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 -69 77 £40,000 -20.00% 11
London -126 15 £42,500 -22.72% 4
West Midlands +2 14 £30,000 -22.58% 1
Coventry +10 12 £30,000 -22.58%
South East -6 12 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Gloucester +3 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Gloucestershire -3 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South West -11 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North West - 11 £30,000 - 2
Yorkshire -19 9 - -
West Yorkshire - 9 - -
Berkshire - 9 £50,000 - 1
Leeds - 9 - -
Manchester - 9 £19,000 - 2
Reading - 5 £42,500 - 1
East of England - 5 £63,750 -
Cambridge - 4 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £65,000 -
City of London -41 3 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Slough - 3 £57,500 -
Bury - 3 £19,000 -
Birmingham 0 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Kent -9 2 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Lancashire - 2 £37,123 -
Preston - 2 £37,123 -
Reigate - 1 £42,500 - 1
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Watford - 1 £60,000 -

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 (75.17%) Linux
2 86 (59.31%) Apache
3 70 (48.28%) DNS
4 60 (41.38%) Perl
5 53 (36.55%) PHP
6 45 (31.03%) Red Hat
7 44 (30.34%) MySQL
8 38 (26.21%) CSS
8 38 (26.21%) HTML
8 38 (26.21%) Cisco
9 37 (25.52%) TCP/IP
9 37 (25.52%) DHCP
9 37 (25.52%) JavaScript
10 36 (24.83%) Windows
10 36 (24.83%) Firewall
10 36 (24.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 35 (24.14%) Bash Shell
12 34 (23.45%) Microsoft
13 32 (22.07%) CentOS
14 30 (20.69%) VMware
15 29 (20.00%) Nagios
15 29 (20.00%) Python
16 27 (18.62%) Degree
17 25 (17.24%) UNIX
17 25 (17.24%) LDAP
17 25 (17.24%) Internet
17 25 (17.24%) Shell Script
18 24 (16.55%) Load Balancing
19 23 (15.86%) SMTP
20 22 (15.17%) nginx

Squid
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 86 (59.31%) Apache
2 22 (15.17%) nginx
3 12 (8.28%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.28%) IIS
4 7 (4.83%) Mule
5 6 (4.14%) Node.js
5 6 (4.14%) GlassFish
6 5 (3.45%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.76%) Confluence
8 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.69%) Drupal
9 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.69%) Zimbra
9 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.69%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.07%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.38%) Route 53
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.69%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 70 (48.28%) DNS
2 37 (25.52%) TCP/IP
2 37 (25.52%) DHCP
3 36 (24.83%) Firewall
4 25 (17.24%) LDAP
4 25 (17.24%) Internet
5 23 (15.86%) SMTP
6 21 (14.48%) HTTP
7 18 (12.41%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (11.03%) SAN
9 12 (8.28%) SSL
10 11 (7.59%) Network Security
11 10 (6.90%) NAS
12 9 (6.21%) SNMP
12 9 (6.21%) WAN
12 9 (6.21%) IPsec
13 8 (5.52%) Wireshark
13 8 (5.52%) Cisco PIX
13 8 (5.52%) LAN
13 8 (5.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (30.34%) MySQL
2 20 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 18 (12.41%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (6.90%) Redis
5 7 (4.83%) MarkLogic
6 6 (4.14%) Triplestore
7 3 (2.07%) Big Data
8 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Jenkins
1 6 (4.14%) PhantomJS
1 6 (4.14%) PHPUnit
2 4 (2.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.76%) Bugzilla
2 4 (2.76%) JIRA
2 4 (2.76%) Selenium
3 3 (2.07%) Subversion
General
1 15 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.28%) Finance
3 6 (4.14%) Publishing
4 5 (3.45%) Local Government
5 4 (2.76%) Back Office
6 2 (1.38%) Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (21.38%) Developer
2 30 (20.69%) Support Engineer
3 21 (14.48%) Administrator
4 18 (12.41%) Linux Administrator
5 17 (11.72%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 14 (9.66%) Consultant
8 13 (8.97%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (8.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) Network Consultant
10 9 (6.21%) Network Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) Applications Developer
10 9 (6.21%) Security Consultant
10 9 (6.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) Network Security Consultant
11 8 (5.52%) Applications Support
11 8 (5.52%) Technical Support
11 8 (5.52%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (5.52%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.83%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (26.21%) CSS
1 38 (26.21%) HTML
2 15 (10.34%) jQuery
3 13 (8.97%) Web Services
4 9 (6.21%) JSON
5 7 (4.83%) JMS
5 7 (4.83%) XSLT
5 7 (4.83%) JSP
5 7 (4.83%) Struts
5 7 (4.83%) J2EE
5 7 (4.83%) JSTL
5 7 (4.83%) Spring MVC
5 7 (4.83%) Spring
5 7 (4.83%) RESTful
6 6 (4.14%) Apache Jena
6 6 (4.14%) Memcached
7 3 (2.07%) LAMP
8 2 (1.38%) .NET
8 2 (1.38%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.59%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.21%) Replication
3 9 (6.21%) Open Source
3 9 (6.21%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (6.21%) IBM XIV
4 8 (5.52%) Social Media
4 8 (5.52%) PKI
5 7 (4.83%) Clustering
5 7 (4.83%) Semantic Web
6 4 (2.76%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.38%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (1.38%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.69%) Equities
8 1 (0.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 109 (75.17%) Linux
2 36 (24.83%) Windows
2 36 (24.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (22.07%) CentOS
4 25 (17.24%) UNIX
5 18 (12.41%) Debian
6 17 (11.72%) Solaris
7 12 (8.28%) Ubuntu
8 8 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (5.52%) FreeBSD
9 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.76%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.38%) SELinux
11 2 (1.38%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.69%) SUSE
12 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.55%) Load Balancing
2 18 (12.41%) ITIL
2 18 (12.41%) Information Security
3 15 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (10.34%) MVC
4 12 (8.28%) Unit Testing
4 12 (8.28%) Configuration Management
5 10 (6.90%) OO
5 10 (6.90%) Project Management
6 9 (6.21%) Change Management
6 9 (6.21%) Content Management
7 8 (5.52%) Web Development
8 7 (4.83%) Service Management
8 7 (4.83%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.83%) Project Planning
8 7 (4.83%) TDD
9 6 (4.14%) Change Control
9 6 (4.14%) Resource Management
9 6 (4.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 60 (41.38%) Perl
2 53 (36.55%) PHP
3 37 (25.52%) JavaScript
4 35 (24.14%) Bash Shell
5 29 (20.00%) Python
6 25 (17.24%) Shell Script
7 20 (13.79%) SQL
8 17 (11.72%) Ruby
8 17 (11.72%) Java
9 6 (4.14%) C++
9 6 (4.14%) XQuery
10 4 (2.76%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.76%) C
10 4 (2.76%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.76%) Tcl
11 3 (2.07%) VBScript
12 2 (1.38%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 27 (18.62%) Degree
2 21 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (13.79%) CCNA
4 15 (10.34%) CCNP
5 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.76%) MCSE
6 4 (2.76%) RHCE
7 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.38%) MCSA
8 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.69%) PhD
8 1 (0.69%) CCENT
8 1 (0.69%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.69%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.69%) LPIC
8 1 (0.69%) MCITP
8 1 (0.69%) CCSA
8 1 (0.69%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.72%) PCI DSS
2 14 (9.66%) QA
2 14 (9.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (9.66%) GPG13
3 6 (4.14%) SLA
4 3 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (11.03%) Active Directory
1 16 (11.03%) qmail
2 15 (10.34%) vSphere
2 15 (10.34%) Varnish
3 14 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.59%) Samba
4 11 (7.59%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (6.90%) Postfix
5 10 (6.90%) Snort
6 9 (6.21%) NFS
7 5 (3.45%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.45%) KVM
8 4 (2.76%) Corosync
9 3 (2.07%) Sendmail
9 3 (2.07%) vCloud
10 2 (1.38%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.69%) XenApp
11 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (20.00%) Nagios
2 19 (13.10%) Puppet
3 15 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (6.21%) Opsview
5 5 (3.45%) SCCM
5 5 (3.45%) SCOM
5 5 (3.45%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.45%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.07%) WSUS
6 3 (2.07%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.07%) Cacti
6 3 (2.07%) Plesk
7 2 (1.38%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.38%) Zenoss
7 2 (1.38%) Nessus
7 2 (1.38%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.69%) WMI
8 1 (0.69%) YUM
8 1 (0.69%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 45 (31.03%) Red Hat
2 38 (26.21%) Cisco
3 34 (23.45%) Microsoft
4 30 (20.69%) VMware
5 16 (11.03%) CheckPoint
6 15 (10.34%) Oracle
7 14 (9.66%) Blue Coat
7 14 (9.66%) Juniper
7 14 (9.66%) Websense
8 11 (7.59%) HP
9 10 (6.90%) Sourcefire
9 10 (6.90%) JBoss
10 9 (6.21%) IBM
11 7 (4.83%) Veritas
12 6 (4.14%) Sun
12 6 (4.14%) NetApp
13 4 (2.76%) Rackspace
13 4 (2.76%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.76%) Atlassian
13 4 (2.76%) Citrix
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