The table below looks at the statistics for Varnish skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Varnish over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 736 718 787
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +69
Permanent jobs citing Varnish 170 153 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.097%
As % of the System Software category 1.36% 1.43% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 112 130 99
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-15.25% +14.19%

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
12458 10709 11723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 9.85% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10273 9172 10032
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
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 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Varnish
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Varnish within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Varnish Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Varnish
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Varnish within the UK.

Varnish Salary Trend in the UK

Varnish
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Varnish over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Varnish Salary Histogram in the UK

Varnish
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Varnish within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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 0 169 £47,500 -13.63% 20
London +13 151 £50,000 -9.09% 16
Kingston Upon Thames - 17 £40,000 - 2
City of London -5 15 £56,250 +12.50% 2
Yorkshire -28 9 £37,500 +7.14% 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £38,750 - 1
Leeds - 7 £40,000 - 1
North West -17 4 - -
Manchester - 4 - -
Reading +2 3 £35,000 -39.13%
Berkshire -6 3 £35,000 -39.13%
South East -31 3 £35,000 -38.59% 2
East of England -1 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Bristol -2 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Cambridge -5 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Cambridgeshire -7 1 £55,000 +37.50%
South West -17 1 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Bradford - 1 £37,500 -
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Halifax - 1 £37,500 -
Huddersfield - 1 £37,500 -
Hull - 1 £30,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Varnish 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 Varnish.

1 254 (78.40%) MySQL
2 239 (73.77%) Linux
3 211 (65.12%) PHP
4 201 (62.04%) Apache
5 181 (55.86%) nginx
6 175 (54.01%) Puppet
7 149 (45.99%) Git (software)
8 139 (42.90%) DevOps
9 136 (41.98%) Opscode Chef
10 110 (33.95%) JavaScript
11 101 (31.17%) Apache Solr
11 101 (31.17%) Jenkins
12 99 (30.56%) HTML
13 98 (30.25%) CSS
14 96 (29.63%) Drupal
15 95 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
16 93 (28.70%) Amazon AWS
17 91 (28.09%) MongoDB
18 89 (27.47%) Ruby
19 88 (27.16%) Web Services
19 88 (27.16%) Java
20 87 (26.85%) Python
21 86 (26.54%) Subversion
22 78 (24.07%) Debian
23 77 (23.77%) HAProxy
24 76 (23.46%) Tomcat
24 76 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
25 74 (22.84%) Memcached
26 72 (22.22%) LAMP
27 68 (20.99%) DNS

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Varnish 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 Varnish. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 201 (62.04%) Apache
2 181 (55.86%) nginx
3 101 (31.17%) Apache Solr
4 96 (29.63%) Drupal
5 76 (23.46%) Tomcat
6 56 (17.28%) Elasticsearch
7 46 (14.20%) IIS
8 26 (8.02%) OpenStack
9 25 (7.72%) CMS
10 23 (7.10%) WordPress
11 22 (6.79%) Node.js
12 12 (3.70%) Jetty
13 7 (2.16%) WebLogic
14 6 (1.85%) Eucalyptus
15 4 (1.23%) Lotus Domino
15 4 (1.23%) Adobe CQ
16 3 (0.93%) Confluence
16 3 (0.93%) Mule
17 2 (0.62%) Zope
18 1 (0.31%) Plone
Applications
1 4 (1.23%) MS Office
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (5.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 93 (28.70%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (12.04%) PaaS
3 38 (11.73%) Cloud Computing
4 37 (11.42%) Amazon EC2
5 36 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 30 (9.26%) IaaS
7 23 (7.10%) SaaS
8 20 (6.17%) Amazon S3
9 19 (5.86%) Amazon ELB
10 8 (2.47%) Joyent
10 8 (2.47%) CloudFront
11 6 (1.85%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.62%) Route 53
14 1 (0.31%) Heroku
14 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 68 (20.99%) DNS
2 60 (18.52%) HTTP
3 43 (13.27%) TCP/IP
4 28 (8.64%) Firewall
5 18 (5.56%) BIG-IP
6 16 (4.94%) Internet
7 15 (4.63%) SMTP
8 14 (4.32%) Network Security
8 14 (4.32%) SAN
8 14 (4.32%) SSL
9 11 (3.40%) LDAP
10 9 (2.78%) DHCP
11 7 (2.16%) VPN
12 6 (1.85%) Wireshark
12 6 (1.85%) tcpdump
13 5 (1.54%) FTP
14 4 (1.23%) POP3
14 4 (1.23%) ICMP
14 4 (1.23%) Wireless
14 4 (1.23%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (78.40%) MySQL
2 91 (28.09%) MongoDB
3 64 (19.75%) Redis
4 61 (18.83%) PostgreSQL
5 55 (16.98%) NoSQL
6 46 (14.20%) SQL Server
7 31 (9.57%) Relational Database
8 18 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (2.47%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.85%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.23%) Jackrabbit
12 4 (1.23%) SQLite
13 1 (0.31%) Big Data
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 149 (45.99%) Git (software)
2 101 (31.17%) Jenkins
3 86 (26.54%) Subversion
4 35 (10.80%) TeamCity
5 28 (8.64%) JIRA
6 15 (4.63%) Behat
7 13 (4.01%) Gradle
7 13 (4.01%) Ant
8 12 (3.70%) PHPUnit
9 9 (2.78%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.78%) Hudson
9 9 (2.78%) RSpec
10 7 (2.16%) Grunt
10 7 (2.16%) Selenium
11 6 (1.85%) CruiseControl
12 5 (1.54%) RubyGems
12 5 (1.54%) JMeter
13 4 (1.23%) Maven
13 4 (1.23%) JUnit
13 4 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 30 (9.26%) Music Industry
2 23 (7.10%) Marketing
3 20 (6.17%) Finance
4 15 (4.63%) Publishing
5 10 (3.09%) Games
6 5 (1.54%) Legal
6 5 (1.54%) Local Government
7 3 (0.93%) Advertising
7 3 (0.93%) Retail
8 1 (0.31%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 83 (25.62%) Developer
2 61 (18.83%) Systems Administrator
3 60 (18.52%) Administrator
4 51 (15.74%) Operations Engineer
5 49 (15.12%) Web Engineer
6 48 (14.81%) Drupal Developer
7 45 (13.89%) Linux Administrator
8 44 (13.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 33 (10.19%) DevOps Engineer
10 30 (9.26%) PHP Developer
11 24 (7.41%) Architect
12 20 (6.17%) Team Leader
13 17 (5.25%) Web Developer
14 16 (4.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 14 (4.32%) PHP Drupal Developer
16 13 (4.01%) Systems Engineer
16 13 (4.01%) Lead Developer
17 12 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 12 (3.70%) Technical Architect
17 12 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (30.56%) HTML
2 98 (30.25%) CSS
3 88 (27.16%) Web Services
4 74 (22.84%) Memcached
5 72 (22.22%) LAMP
6 43 (13.27%) RESTful
7 42 (12.96%) .NET
8 36 (11.11%) Symfony
9 33 (10.19%) ASP.NET
10 30 (9.26%) jQuery
11 25 (7.72%) Ajax
12 23 (7.10%) XHTML
13 20 (6.17%) JSON
14 19 (5.86%) CakePHP
15 18 (5.56%) Middleware
16 16 (4.94%) SOAP
16 16 (4.94%) HTML5
17 14 (4.32%) Ruby on Rails
18 10 (3.09%) ActiveMQ
18 10 (3.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.67%) Open Source
2 36 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 30 (9.26%) Blackberry
4 25 (7.72%) Digital Media
5 22 (6.79%) Replication
6 20 (6.17%) W3C
7 15 (4.63%) Video on Demand
7 15 (4.63%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.78%) Taxonomies
9 6 (1.85%) Social Media
10 4 (1.23%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.93%) Clustering
12 2 (0.62%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.62%) Derivative
12 2 (0.62%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 239 (73.77%) Linux
2 78 (24.07%) Debian
3 67 (20.68%) UNIX
4 62 (19.14%) Windows
5 56 (17.28%) CentOS
6 52 (16.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 50 (15.43%) Ubuntu
8 37 (11.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (4.63%) Apple iOS
10 14 (4.32%) Fedora
10 14 (4.32%) Android
11 10 (3.09%) SELinux
12 4 (1.23%) Gentoo
12 4 (1.23%) FreeBSD
12 4 (1.23%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (42.90%) DevOps
2 95 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (19.75%) Configuration Management
5 61 (18.83%) Scrum
6 55 (16.98%) E-Commerce
7 38 (11.73%) OO
7 38 (11.73%) TDD
8 34 (10.49%) OOP
9 32 (9.88%) Build Automation
10 31 (9.57%) Software Engineering
11 30 (9.26%) Load Balancing
12 28 (8.64%) BDD
12 28 (8.64%) Kanban
13 26 (8.02%) Change Management
14 23 (7.10%) SOA
15 19 (5.86%) Content Management
16 17 (5.25%) Release Management
17 16 (4.94%) OOD
18 14 (4.32%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 211 (65.12%) PHP
2 110 (33.95%) JavaScript
3 89 (27.47%) Ruby
4 88 (27.16%) Java
5 87 (26.85%) Python
6 57 (17.59%) Bash Shell
7 54 (16.67%) Perl
8 50 (15.43%) SQL
9 16 (4.94%) PHP5
10 13 (4.01%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.85%) C#
12 5 (1.54%) C
13 3 (0.93%) C++
14 2 (0.62%) Scala
15 1 (0.31%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 37 (11.42%) Degree
2 2 (0.62%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (17.90%) QA
2 12 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) WCAG
4 1 (0.31%) WAI
System Software
1 51 (15.74%) KVM
2 33 (10.19%) Samba
3 22 (6.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (5.25%) Xen
4 17 (5.25%) Postfix
5 15 (4.63%) Squid
6 12 (3.70%) NFS
7 10 (3.09%) Sendmail
8 5 (1.54%) VirtualBox
8 5 (1.54%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.23%) qmail
10 2 (0.62%) Gluster
11 1 (0.31%) HDFS
11 1 (0.31%) vSphere
11 1 (0.31%) QEMU
11 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 175 (54.01%) Puppet
2 136 (41.98%) Opscode Chef
3 77 (23.77%) HAProxy
4 48 (14.81%) ZABBIX
5 45 (13.89%) Nagios
6 44 (13.58%) StatsD
6 44 (13.58%) logstash
7 41 (12.65%) Vagrant
8 35 (10.80%) Kibana
9 18 (5.56%) Salt
10 17 (5.25%) Capistrano
11 15 (4.63%) Ganglia
12 12 (3.70%) Cacti
12 12 (3.70%) Icinga
13 9 (2.78%) Ansible
14 8 (2.47%) collectd
15 6 (1.85%) OpenView
15 6 (1.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 5 (1.54%) NetBackup
16 5 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (15.43%) Red Hat
2 46 (14.20%) Cisco
3 41 (12.65%) VMware
4 37 (11.42%) New Relic
5 35 (10.80%) Dell
5 35 (10.80%) Juniper
6 34 (10.49%) Rackspace
6 34 (10.49%) HP
7 31 (9.57%) Zend
8 30 (9.26%) Sony
8 30 (9.26%) Toshiba
8 30 (9.26%) Apple
9 18 (5.56%) SaltStack
10 13 (4.01%) Splunk
10 13 (4.01%) Microsoft
11 9 (2.78%) Akamai
12 8 (2.47%) Intel
13 6 (1.85%) Sun
13 6 (1.85%) BMC
13 6 (1.85%) Percona
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