The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 737 718 798
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +80
Permanent jobs citing Varnish 170 151 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.090%
As % of the System Software category 1.37% 1.41% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 111 127 90
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £40,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £55,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-32.12% +47.33%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12396 10734 11279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.60% 9.87% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10279 9143 9676
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%

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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Varnish Salary Histogram in the UK

Varnish
Top 21 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 29 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 -25 169 £50,000 -9.09% 15
London -1 152 £50,000 -9.09% 13
City of London +6 25 £55,000 - 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 9 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire -36 8 £37,500 +7.14%
West Yorkshire - 7 £37,500 -
Leeds - 7 £40,000 -
North West - 6 £37,123 - 1
Manchester - 4 - - 1
Berkshire +2 2 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Reading -6 2 £35,000 -39.13% 1
South East -16 2 £35,000 -38.59% 1
Lancashire - 2 £37,123 -
Preston - 2 £37,123 -
Bristol -2 1 £27,500 -21.42%
South West -12 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Bradford - 1 £37,500 -
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 29 July 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.

1 251 (78.68%) MySQL
2 231 (72.41%) Linux
3 203 (63.64%) PHP
4 186 (58.31%) Apache
5 173 (54.23%) Puppet
6 162 (50.78%) nginx
7 154 (48.28%) Git (software)
8 144 (45.14%) Opscode Chef
9 141 (44.20%) DevOps
10 109 (34.17%) JavaScript
11 101 (31.66%) Agile Software Development
12 98 (30.72%) HTML
12 98 (30.72%) Jenkins
13 97 (30.41%) CSS
13 97 (30.41%) Subversion
14 95 (29.78%) Ruby
14 95 (29.78%) Drupal
14 95 (29.78%) MongoDB
15 90 (28.21%) Apache Solr
16 89 (27.90%) Python
17 87 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
18 85 (26.65%) Web Services
19 84 (26.33%) Java
20 80 (25.08%) HAProxy
21 76 (23.82%) Debian
22 75 (23.51%) Continuous Integration
23 74 (23.20%) Configuration Management
24 71 (22.26%) UNIX
24 71 (22.26%) PostgreSQL
25 69 (21.63%) LAMP

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 186 (58.31%) Apache
2 162 (50.78%) nginx
3 95 (29.78%) Drupal
4 90 (28.21%) Apache Solr
5 61 (19.12%) Tomcat
6 54 (16.93%) Elasticsearch
7 44 (13.79%) IIS
8 31 (9.72%) OpenStack
9 22 (6.90%) CMS
10 21 (6.58%) WordPress
11 20 (6.27%) Node.js
12 10 (3.13%) Jetty
13 8 (2.51%) Eucalyptus
14 6 (1.88%) WebLogic
15 4 (1.25%) Adobe CQ
16 3 (0.94%) Confluence
16 3 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
17 2 (0.63%) Mule
17 2 (0.63%) Zope
18 1 (0.31%) Plone
Applications
1 3 (0.94%) MS Office
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (6.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 87 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (14.73%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (12.23%) PaaS
4 37 (11.60%) Cloud Computing
5 34 (10.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (8.46%) IaaS
7 22 (6.90%) SaaS
8 20 (6.27%) Amazon S3
9 19 (5.96%) Amazon ELB
10 10 (3.13%) Joyent
11 8 (2.51%) CloudFront
12 7 (2.19%) GitHub
13 6 (1.88%) Rackspace Cloud
14 3 (0.94%) Google Apps
14 3 (0.94%) Route 53
14 3 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 64 (20.06%) DNS
2 56 (17.55%) HTTP
3 42 (13.17%) TCP/IP
4 24 (7.52%) BIG-IP
5 23 (7.21%) Firewall
6 19 (5.96%) Network Security
7 14 (4.39%) SMTP
7 14 (4.39%) SSL
7 14 (4.39%) Internet
8 11 (3.45%) SAN
8 11 (3.45%) LDAP
9 9 (2.82%) DHCP
10 6 (1.88%) Wireshark
10 6 (1.88%) tcpdump
11 5 (1.57%) VPN
12 4 (1.25%) OpenVPN
12 4 (1.25%) Wireless
13 3 (0.94%) POP3
13 3 (0.94%) Kerberos
13 3 (0.94%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (78.68%) MySQL
2 95 (29.78%) MongoDB
3 71 (22.26%) PostgreSQL
4 67 (21.00%) Redis
5 57 (17.87%) NoSQL
6 38 (11.91%) SQL Server
7 28 (8.78%) Relational Database
8 18 (5.64%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.88%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.25%) SQLite
11 4 (1.25%) Jackrabbit
12 3 (0.94%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.31%) Big Data
13 1 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 154 (48.28%) Git (software)
2 98 (30.72%) Jenkins
3 97 (30.41%) Subversion
4 34 (10.66%) TeamCity
5 26 (8.15%) JIRA
6 15 (4.70%) Behat
7 14 (4.39%) PHPUnit
8 13 (4.08%) Ant
8 13 (4.08%) Gradle
9 12 (3.76%) Cucumber
9 12 (3.76%) RSpec
10 8 (2.51%) Hudson
11 7 (2.19%) RubyGems
11 7 (2.19%) Selenium
12 6 (1.88%) Grunt
13 5 (1.57%) CruiseControl
14 4 (1.25%) Mercurial
14 4 (1.25%) Mockito
14 4 (1.25%) Maven
14 4 (1.25%) JUnit
General
1 27 (8.46%) Music Industry
2 22 (6.90%) Marketing
3 20 (6.27%) Finance
4 12 (3.76%) Publishing
5 10 (3.13%) Games
6 5 (1.57%) Local Government
7 3 (0.94%) Retail
7 3 (0.94%) Legal
8 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 86 (26.96%) Developer
2 52 (16.30%) Administrator
3 50 (15.67%) Systems Administrator
3 50 (15.67%) Operations Engineer
4 48 (15.05%) Web Engineer
4 48 (15.05%) Drupal Developer
5 38 (11.91%) Linux Administrator
6 36 (11.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 35 (10.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 34 (10.66%) PHP Developer
9 21 (6.58%) Architect
10 18 (5.64%) Team Leader
11 16 (5.02%) Web Developer
11 16 (5.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 14 (4.39%) PHP Drupal Developer
13 13 (4.08%) Lead Developer
14 12 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
14 12 (3.76%) DevOps Administrator
15 10 (3.13%) Technical Architect
15 10 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (30.72%) HTML
2 97 (30.41%) CSS
3 85 (26.65%) Web Services
4 69 (21.63%) LAMP
5 65 (20.38%) Memcached
6 43 (13.48%) RESTful
7 38 (11.91%) .NET
8 37 (11.60%) Symfony
9 30 (9.40%) ASP.NET
10 29 (9.09%) jQuery
11 24 (7.52%) Ajax
12 21 (6.58%) XHTML
13 20 (6.27%) JSON
14 19 (5.96%) Middleware
15 17 (5.33%) HTML5
15 17 (5.33%) Ruby on Rails
15 17 (5.33%) CakePHP
16 16 (5.02%) ActiveMQ
16 16 (5.02%) SOAP
17 12 (3.76%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 58 (18.18%) Open Source
2 43 (13.48%) Computer Science
3 27 (8.46%) Blackberry
4 25 (7.84%) Digital Media
5 21 (6.58%) Replication
6 19 (5.96%) W3C
7 14 (4.39%) Mobile App
8 13 (4.08%) Video on Demand
9 11 (3.45%) Taxonomies
10 7 (2.19%) Social Media
11 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.94%) Clustering
12 3 (0.94%) Blog
13 2 (0.63%) Derivative
13 2 (0.63%) Spread Betting
14 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 231 (72.41%) Linux
2 76 (23.82%) Debian
3 71 (22.26%) UNIX
4 58 (18.18%) Windows
5 51 (15.99%) CentOS
6 50 (15.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (13.79%) Ubuntu
8 34 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (4.39%) Apple iOS
10 13 (4.08%) Fedora
10 13 (4.08%) Android
11 9 (2.82%) SELinux
12 4 (1.25%) Gentoo
13 3 (0.94%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.94%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (44.20%) DevOps
2 101 (31.66%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (23.51%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (23.20%) Configuration Management
5 62 (19.44%) Scrum
6 56 (17.55%) E-Commerce
7 51 (15.99%) OO
8 40 (12.54%) TDD
9 39 (12.23%) OOP
10 38 (11.91%) Software Engineering
11 30 (9.40%) Load Balancing
11 30 (9.40%) Kanban
12 29 (9.09%) Build Automation
13 28 (8.78%) BDD
14 26 (8.15%) SOA
15 25 (7.84%) Change Management
16 19 (5.96%) OOD
17 18 (5.64%) Content Management
18 17 (5.33%) Release Management
19 14 (4.39%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 203 (63.64%) PHP
2 109 (34.17%) JavaScript
3 95 (29.78%) Ruby
4 89 (27.90%) Python
5 84 (26.33%) Java
6 54 (16.93%) SQL
7 53 (16.61%) Perl
8 46 (14.42%) Bash Shell
9 18 (5.64%) PHP5
10 14 (4.39%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.57%) C#
12 4 (1.25%) C
13 2 (0.63%) C++
14 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.31%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (12.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.31%) CISSP
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (17.55%) QA
2 9 (2.82%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) WCAG
4 1 (0.31%) WAI
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (17.55%) KVM
2 30 (9.40%) Samba
3 25 (7.84%) Xen
4 20 (6.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (4.39%) Postfix
5 14 (4.39%) Squid
6 11 (3.45%) NFS
7 6 (1.88%) Sendmail
8 5 (1.57%) VirtualBox
9 4 (1.25%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.31%) Gluster
10 1 (0.31%) qmail
10 1 (0.31%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 173 (54.23%) Puppet
2 144 (45.14%) Opscode Chef
3 80 (25.08%) HAProxy
4 52 (16.30%) StatsD
5 51 (15.99%) logstash
6 49 (15.36%) Vagrant
7 47 (14.73%) ZABBIX
8 46 (14.42%) Nagios
9 34 (10.66%) Kibana
10 27 (8.46%) Salt
11 17 (5.33%) collectd
12 15 (4.70%) Cacti
12 15 (4.70%) Ganglia
13 14 (4.39%) Capistrano
14 9 (2.82%) Ansible
15 8 (2.51%) CFEngine
15 8 (2.51%) OpenView
15 8 (2.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 5 (1.57%) NetBackup
16 5 (1.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (14.42%) Red Hat
2 44 (13.79%) Rackspace
3 42 (13.17%) Cisco
4 37 (11.60%) VMware
5 35 (10.97%) New Relic
6 34 (10.66%) Juniper
6 34 (10.66%) Dell
7 32 (10.03%) HP
8 29 (9.09%) Zend
9 27 (8.46%) Apple
9 27 (8.46%) Sony
9 27 (8.46%) Toshiba
10 26 (8.15%) SaltStack
11 15 (4.70%) Splunk
12 11 (3.45%) Microsoft
13 8 (2.51%) BMC
14 7 (2.19%) Sun
14 7 (2.19%) Akamai
15 6 (1.88%) Intel
16 5 (1.57%) Adobe
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Medical, Pension, Clothing Allowance, Company di
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + high bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago