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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 756 761 802
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +41
Permanent jobs citing Varnish 135 128 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the System Software category 1.08% 1.16% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 107 103 80
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -

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
12547 11047 12291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.15% 10.29% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10482 9356 10507
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 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Varnish Salary Histogram in the UK

Varnish
Top 22 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 1 October 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 -17 134 £45,000 -18.18% 13
London -2 114 £46,750 -15.00% 10
Kingston Upon Thames - 20 £37,500 -
City of London +15 12 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Yorkshire -28 11 £34,500 +6.15%
South East +5 7 £36,250 -36.40% 2
East Yorkshire - 6 £28,500 -
Hull - 6 £28,500 -
West Yorkshire -20 5 £41,250 +26.92%
Leeds -19 4 £41,250 +26.92%
Berkshire +9 3 £35,000 -53.94% 1
Reading +7 3 £35,000 -53.94%
East of England -9 2 £47,500 +18.75%
East Sussex - 2 - -
Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Brighton - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Cambridge -6 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Surrey -10 1 £44,000 -22.80% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Marlow - 1 £37,500 -

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 231 (76.24%) Linux
2 224 (73.93%) MySQL
3 200 (66.01%) PHP
4 185 (61.06%) nginx
5 183 (60.40%) Apache
6 175 (57.76%) Puppet
7 134 (44.22%) Git (software)
8 130 (42.90%) DevOps
9 124 (40.92%) Opscode Chef
10 111 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
11 102 (33.66%) Jenkins
12 95 (31.35%) JavaScript
13 92 (30.36%) Apache Solr
14 89 (29.37%) Python
15 87 (28.71%) CSS
16 86 (28.38%) HTML
16 86 (28.38%) Java
17 85 (28.05%) MongoDB
18 84 (27.72%) Ruby
19 79 (26.07%) Amazon AWS
20 76 (25.08%) Subversion
20 76 (25.08%) Drupal
21 73 (24.09%) Web Services
21 73 (24.09%) Tomcat
21 73 (24.09%) E-Commerce
21 73 (24.09%) Memcached
22 71 (23.43%) HAProxy
23 69 (22.77%) Debian
24 67 (22.11%) LAMP
24 67 (22.11%) Continuous Integration

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 185 (61.06%) nginx
2 183 (60.40%) Apache
3 92 (30.36%) Apache Solr
4 76 (25.08%) Drupal
5 73 (24.09%) Tomcat
6 51 (16.83%) Elasticsearch
7 41 (13.53%) IIS
8 25 (8.25%) Node.js
9 22 (7.26%) OpenStack
10 21 (6.93%) WordPress
11 20 (6.60%) CMS
12 10 (3.30%) Jetty
13 7 (2.31%) WebLogic
14 6 (1.98%) Zope
15 5 (1.65%) Plone
16 4 (1.32%) Lotus Domino
16 4 (1.32%) Mule
16 4 (1.32%) ejabberd
17 3 (0.99%) Confluence
18 2 (0.66%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (1.32%) MS Office
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (5.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 79 (26.07%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (12.54%) PaaS
3 32 (10.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (10.56%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (10.23%) IaaS
5 23 (7.59%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (6.93%) SaaS
7 16 (5.28%) Amazon ELB
8 13 (4.29%) Amazon S3
9 7 (2.31%) Joyent
10 6 (1.98%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.66%) GitHub
11 2 (0.66%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.33%) Heroku
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.33%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 66 (21.78%) DNS
2 59 (19.47%) HTTP
3 37 (12.21%) TCP/IP
4 26 (8.58%) Firewall
5 20 (6.60%) SMTP
6 16 (5.28%) SSL
7 15 (4.95%) Network Security
7 15 (4.95%) Internet
8 14 (4.62%) BIG-IP
9 13 (4.29%) SAN
10 9 (2.97%) LDAP
11 8 (2.64%) FTP
12 7 (2.31%) tcpdump
12 7 (2.31%) Wireshark
12 7 (2.31%) VPN
12 7 (2.31%) DHCP
13 6 (1.98%) SSH
14 5 (1.65%) IMAP
14 5 (1.65%) POP3
15 4 (1.32%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (73.93%) MySQL
2 85 (28.05%) MongoDB
3 60 (19.80%) PostgreSQL
4 57 (18.81%) Redis
5 52 (17.16%) NoSQL
6 46 (15.18%) SQL Server
7 31 (10.23%) Relational Database
8 17 (5.61%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (3.30%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.31%) CouchDB
10 7 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.32%) SQLite
11 4 (1.32%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.66%) Big Data
13 1 (0.33%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.33%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 134 (44.22%) Git (software)
2 102 (33.66%) Jenkins
3 76 (25.08%) Subversion
4 31 (10.23%) TeamCity
5 21 (6.93%) JIRA
6 17 (5.61%) Behat
7 14 (4.62%) Hudson
8 13 (4.29%) PHPUnit
9 10 (3.30%) Ant
9 10 (3.30%) Gradle
10 8 (2.64%) Jasmine
11 7 (2.31%) RSpec
11 7 (2.31%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.31%) Grunt
11 7 (2.31%) Selenium
12 6 (1.98%) CruiseControl
13 5 (1.65%) JMeter
14 4 (1.32%) Emacs
15 3 (0.99%) RubyGems
15 3 (0.99%) PhpStorm
General
1 31 (10.23%) Music Industry
2 21 (6.93%) Finance
2 21 (6.93%) Publishing
3 15 (4.95%) Marketing
4 8 (2.64%) Games
4 8 (2.64%) Advertising
5 5 (1.65%) Local Government
5 5 (1.65%) Legal
6 2 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (24.75%) Developer
2 74 (24.42%) Systems Administrator
3 71 (23.43%) Administrator
4 52 (17.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 51 (16.83%) Linux Administrator
6 45 (14.85%) Web Engineer
6 45 (14.85%) Operations Engineer
7 42 (13.86%) Drupal Developer
8 34 (11.22%) PHP Developer
9 29 (9.57%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (7.26%) Architect
11 14 (4.62%) Team Leader
12 13 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (3.96%) PHP Drupal Developer
14 11 (3.63%) Web Developer
14 11 (3.63%) Lead Developer
15 10 (3.30%) DevOps Administrator
15 10 (3.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 9 (2.97%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 9 (2.97%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (28.71%) CSS
2 86 (28.38%) HTML
3 73 (24.09%) Web Services
3 73 (24.09%) Memcached
4 67 (22.11%) LAMP
5 40 (13.20%) .NET
6 33 (10.89%) RESTful
7 31 (10.23%) Symfony
7 31 (10.23%) jQuery
7 31 (10.23%) ASP.NET
8 23 (7.59%) Ajax
9 19 (6.27%) XHTML
9 19 (6.27%) HTML5
10 16 (5.28%) JSON
11 15 (4.95%) CakePHP
11 15 (4.95%) Middleware
12 14 (4.62%) SOAP
13 11 (3.63%) Sass
14 9 (2.97%) AngularJS
14 9 (2.97%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.17%) Open Source
2 31 (10.23%) Blackberry
3 25 (8.25%) Computer Science
4 22 (7.26%) Replication
5 19 (6.27%) Digital Media
6 12 (3.96%) W3C
6 12 (3.96%) Video on Demand
7 11 (3.63%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.64%) Taxonomies
9 5 (1.65%) Social Media
10 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.32%) Clustering
10 4 (1.32%) User Experience
10 4 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.66%) Derivative
11 2 (0.66%) Spread Betting
11 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 231 (76.24%) Linux
2 69 (22.77%) Debian
3 66 (21.78%) UNIX
4 55 (18.15%) Windows
5 54 (17.82%) CentOS
6 52 (17.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 51 (16.83%) Ubuntu
8 34 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (4.95%) Fedora
10 13 (4.29%) Apple iOS
10 13 (4.29%) Android
11 8 (2.64%) FreeBSD
12 6 (1.98%) Solaris
13 5 (1.65%) SELinux
14 4 (1.32%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.32%) OpenBSD
15 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.33%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (42.90%) DevOps
2 111 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (24.09%) E-Commerce
4 67 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (17.82%) Configuration Management
6 46 (15.18%) Scrum
7 35 (11.55%) OO
8 31 (10.23%) TDD
8 31 (10.23%) Build Automation
9 29 (9.57%) BDD
10 27 (8.91%) Load Balancing
10 27 (8.91%) OOP
11 23 (7.59%) Change Management
12 22 (7.26%) Software Engineering
13 21 (6.93%) Kanban
14 18 (5.94%) SOA
14 18 (5.94%) Content Management
15 17 (5.61%) OOD
16 16 (5.28%) Release Management
17 12 (3.96%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 200 (66.01%) PHP
2 95 (31.35%) JavaScript
3 89 (29.37%) Python
4 86 (28.38%) Java
5 84 (27.72%) Ruby
6 60 (19.80%) Bash Shell
7 46 (15.18%) SQL
8 41 (13.53%) Perl
9 19 (6.27%) Shell Script
10 15 (4.95%) PHP5
11 5 (1.65%) C#
12 2 (0.66%) C
12 2 (0.66%) C++
12 2 (0.66%) AWK
12 2 (0.66%) Korn
12 2 (0.66%) sed
12 2 (0.66%) Scala
13 1 (0.33%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 28 (9.24%) Degree
2 2 (0.66%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (16.50%) QA
2 13 (4.29%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.33%) WCAG
4 1 (0.33%) WAI
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (14.85%) KVM
2 33 (10.89%) Samba
3 21 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.96%) Squid
5 11 (3.63%) Xen
5 11 (3.63%) Postfix
5 11 (3.63%) Sendmail
6 7 (2.31%) NFS
7 6 (1.98%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.32%) qmail
8 4 (1.32%) Ceph
8 4 (1.32%) SpamAssassin
9 2 (0.66%) Gluster
9 2 (0.66%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.33%) vSphere
10 1 (0.33%) HDFS
10 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 175 (57.76%) Puppet
2 124 (40.92%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (23.43%) HAProxy
4 43 (14.19%) ZABBIX
5 38 (12.54%) Nagios
6 35 (11.55%) StatsD
6 35 (11.55%) logstash
7 31 (10.23%) Vagrant
7 31 (10.23%) Kibana
8 13 (4.29%) Capistrano
9 11 (3.63%) Salt
9 11 (3.63%) Ansible
10 10 (3.30%) Icinga
11 9 (2.97%) Ganglia
12 5 (1.65%) SCOM
12 5 (1.65%) NetBackup
13 4 (1.32%) Ganeti
13 4 (1.32%) Bacula
14 3 (0.99%) collectd
14 3 (0.99%) Opsview
Vendors
1 44 (14.52%) Cisco
2 41 (13.53%) Red Hat
3 36 (11.88%) HP
3 36 (11.88%) VMware
4 33 (10.89%) New Relic
5 31 (10.23%) Sony
5 31 (10.23%) Toshiba
5 31 (10.23%) Apple
5 31 (10.23%) Juniper
5 31 (10.23%) Dell
6 28 (9.24%) Rackspace
7 26 (8.58%) Zend
8 13 (4.29%) SaltStack
8 13 (4.29%) Microsoft
9 9 (2.97%) Akamai
10 8 (2.64%) Intel
11 6 (1.98%) SolarWinds
11 6 (1.98%) Percona
12 4 (1.32%) Oracle
12 4 (1.32%) Lotus
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