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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 750 737 796
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +59
Permanent jobs citing Varnish 152 140 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.091%
As % of the System Software category 1.23% 1.32% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 112 113 91
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 £39,228 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
12356 10634 11812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.79% 9.97% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10250 9046 10145
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Varnish Salary Histogram in the UK

Varnish
Top 24 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 19 September 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 -8 150 £45,000 -18.18% 11
London -23 130 £47,500 -13.63% 8
Kingston Upon Thames - 19 £37,500 - 1
City of London +11 14 £55,000 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire - 9 £33,500 - 2
South East -14 7 £36,250 -36.40% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £41,250 -
Leeds - 4 £41,250 -
Hull - 4 £26,750 - 2
East Yorkshire - 4 £26,750 - 2
Berkshire +5 3 £35,000 -53.94%
Reading -2 3 £35,000 -53.94%
North West -16 2 - -
East of England -26 2 £47,500 +18.75%
East Sussex - 2 - -
Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Brighton - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Surrey -3 1 £44,000 -22.80% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Cambridge -12 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Marlow - 1 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 234 (75.48%) Linux
2 233 (75.16%) MySQL
3 203 (65.48%) PHP
4 193 (62.26%) Apache
5 187 (60.32%) nginx
6 174 (56.13%) Puppet
7 137 (44.19%) Git (software)
8 131 (42.26%) DevOps
9 125 (40.32%) Opscode Chef
10 115 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
11 102 (32.90%) Jenkins
12 97 (31.29%) JavaScript
13 96 (30.97%) Apache Solr
14 88 (28.39%) HTML
14 88 (28.39%) CSS
14 88 (28.39%) Python
15 86 (27.74%) Java
16 84 (27.10%) MongoDB
17 83 (26.77%) Amazon AWS
18 82 (26.45%) Ruby
19 80 (25.81%) Drupal
20 77 (24.84%) Subversion
20 77 (24.84%) Debian
21 76 (24.52%) Web Services
21 76 (24.52%) Tomcat
22 75 (24.19%) HAProxy
23 74 (23.87%) Memcached
24 70 (22.58%) DNS
25 69 (22.26%) LAMP
26 68 (21.94%) UNIX

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 193 (62.26%) Apache
2 187 (60.32%) nginx
3 96 (30.97%) Apache Solr
4 80 (25.81%) Drupal
5 76 (24.52%) Tomcat
6 54 (17.42%) Elasticsearch
7 43 (13.87%) IIS
8 24 (7.74%) Node.js
9 21 (6.77%) WordPress
9 21 (6.77%) CMS
10 20 (6.45%) OpenStack
11 11 (3.55%) Jetty
12 7 (2.26%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.94%) Zope
14 5 (1.61%) Plone
15 4 (1.29%) Mule
15 4 (1.29%) Lotus Domino
16 3 (0.97%) Confluence
17 2 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
17 2 (0.65%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (1.29%) MS Office
2 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (5.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 83 (26.77%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (12.26%) PaaS
3 34 (10.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (10.97%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (10.00%) IaaS
5 25 (8.06%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (6.77%) SaaS
7 19 (6.13%) Amazon ELB
8 14 (4.52%) Amazon S3
9 7 (2.26%) Joyent
10 6 (1.94%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.97%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.65%) Route 53
12 2 (0.65%) GitHub
13 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.32%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 1 (0.32%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 70 (22.58%) DNS
2 60 (19.35%) HTTP
3 42 (13.55%) TCP/IP
4 29 (9.35%) Firewall
5 20 (6.45%) SMTP
6 18 (5.81%) Network Security
7 16 (5.16%) SSL
8 15 (4.84%) SAN
8 15 (4.84%) Internet
9 13 (4.19%) BIG-IP
10 11 (3.55%) LDAP
11 9 (2.90%) DHCP
12 8 (2.58%) FTP
13 7 (2.26%) VPN
13 7 (2.26%) Wireshark
13 7 (2.26%) tcpdump
14 6 (1.94%) SSH
15 5 (1.61%) POP3
15 5 (1.61%) IMAP
15 5 (1.61%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (75.16%) MySQL
2 84 (27.10%) MongoDB
3 61 (19.68%) PostgreSQL
4 56 (18.06%) Redis
5 53 (17.10%) NoSQL
6 49 (15.81%) SQL Server
7 31 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 19 (6.13%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (3.23%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.26%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.29%) SQLite
12 4 (1.29%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.65%) Big Data
13 2 (0.65%) Jackrabbit
13 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 137 (44.19%) Git (software)
2 102 (32.90%) Jenkins
3 77 (24.84%) Subversion
4 33 (10.65%) TeamCity
5 24 (7.74%) JIRA
6 16 (5.16%) Behat
7 13 (4.19%) Hudson
8 12 (3.87%) PHPUnit
9 11 (3.55%) Ant
9 11 (3.55%) Gradle
10 8 (2.58%) Cucumber
10 8 (2.58%) RSpec
11 7 (2.26%) Selenium
11 7 (2.26%) Grunt
12 6 (1.94%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.94%) CruiseControl
13 5 (1.61%) JMeter
14 4 (1.29%) RubyGems
14 4 (1.29%) Emacs
15 3 (0.97%) PhpStorm
General
1 31 (10.00%) Music Industry
2 21 (6.77%) Finance
3 19 (6.13%) Publishing
4 17 (5.48%) Marketing
5 9 (2.90%) Games
6 6 (1.94%) Advertising
7 5 (1.61%) Local Government
7 5 (1.61%) Legal
8 2 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (24.84%) Developer
2 73 (23.55%) Systems Administrator
3 72 (23.23%) Administrator
4 52 (16.77%) Linux Administrator
5 51 (16.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 47 (15.16%) Web Engineer
6 47 (15.16%) Operations Engineer
7 44 (14.19%) Drupal Developer
8 32 (10.32%) PHP Developer
9 28 (9.03%) DevOps Engineer
10 23 (7.42%) Architect
11 17 (5.48%) Team Leader
12 13 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (3.87%) Web Developer
13 12 (3.87%) PHP Drupal Developer
14 11 (3.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 11 (3.55%) Lead Developer
15 10 (3.23%) Technical Architect
15 10 (3.23%) DevOps Administrator
16 8 (2.58%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (28.39%) HTML
1 88 (28.39%) CSS
2 76 (24.52%) Web Services
3 74 (23.87%) Memcached
4 69 (22.26%) LAMP
5 42 (13.55%) .NET
6 35 (11.29%) RESTful
7 33 (10.65%) ASP.NET
8 30 (9.68%) Symfony
9 29 (9.35%) jQuery
10 24 (7.74%) Ajax
11 20 (6.45%) XHTML
12 19 (6.13%) JSON
13 17 (5.48%) HTML5
14 16 (5.16%) CakePHP
14 16 (5.16%) Middleware
15 14 (4.52%) SOAP
16 10 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
17 9 (2.90%) ActiveMQ
17 9 (2.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.13%) Open Source
2 31 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 25 (8.06%) Computer Science
4 24 (7.74%) Replication
5 20 (6.45%) Digital Media
6 14 (4.52%) W3C
7 13 (4.19%) Video on Demand
8 12 (3.87%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.58%) Taxonomies
10 5 (1.61%) Social Media
11 4 (1.29%) User Experience
11 4 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.29%) Clustering
11 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.65%) Derivative
12 2 (0.65%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 234 (75.48%) Linux
2 77 (24.84%) Debian
3 68 (21.94%) UNIX
4 63 (20.32%) Windows
5 57 (18.39%) CentOS
6 55 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (17.74%) Ubuntu
7 36 (11.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (4.84%) Fedora
9 12 (3.87%) Android
9 12 (3.87%) Apple iOS
10 8 (2.58%) FreeBSD
11 7 (2.26%) SELinux
12 5 (1.61%) Solaris
13 4 (1.29%) OpenBSD
13 4 (1.29%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.65%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (42.26%) DevOps
2 115 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (21.94%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (21.29%) E-Commerce
5 55 (17.74%) Configuration Management
6 49 (15.81%) Scrum
7 33 (10.65%) Build Automation
8 32 (10.32%) TDD
9 31 (10.00%) OO
10 30 (9.68%) Load Balancing
11 28 (9.03%) BDD
12 27 (8.71%) OOP
13 25 (8.06%) Change Management
14 23 (7.42%) Kanban
15 22 (7.10%) Software Engineering
16 20 (6.45%) SOA
17 18 (5.81%) Content Management
18 17 (5.48%) OOD
19 16 (5.16%) Release Management
20 12 (3.87%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 203 (65.48%) PHP
2 97 (31.29%) JavaScript
3 88 (28.39%) Python
4 86 (27.74%) Java
5 82 (26.45%) Ruby
6 61 (19.68%) Bash Shell
7 48 (15.48%) Perl
7 48 (15.48%) SQL
8 18 (5.81%) Shell Script
9 14 (4.52%) PHP5
10 5 (1.61%) C#
11 2 (0.65%) C++
11 2 (0.65%) C
11 2 (0.65%) Scala
12 1 (0.32%) Groovy
12 1 (0.32%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.32%) sed
12 1 (0.32%) AWK
12 1 (0.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 31 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (0.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (16.77%) QA
2 13 (4.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.32%) WCAG
4 1 (0.32%) WAI
4 1 (0.32%) HIPAA
System Software
1 46 (14.84%) KVM
2 35 (11.29%) Samba
3 23 (7.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (4.52%) Postfix
4 14 (4.52%) Squid
5 13 (4.19%) Sendmail
6 10 (3.23%) Xen
7 8 (2.58%) NFS
8 6 (1.94%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.29%) qmail
9 4 (1.29%) SpamAssassin
10 3 (0.97%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.65%) Gluster
12 1 (0.32%) Docker
12 1 (0.32%) HDFS
12 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 174 (56.13%) Puppet
2 125 (40.32%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (24.19%) HAProxy
4 47 (15.16%) ZABBIX
5 43 (13.87%) Nagios
6 36 (11.61%) StatsD
6 36 (11.61%) logstash
7 33 (10.65%) Kibana
8 31 (10.00%) Vagrant
9 14 (4.52%) Capistrano
10 13 (4.19%) Ansible
11 12 (3.87%) Salt
12 11 (3.55%) Icinga
13 9 (2.90%) Ganglia
14 5 (1.61%) SCOM
14 5 (1.61%) NetBackup
15 4 (1.29%) Cacti
16 3 (0.97%) Munin
16 3 (0.97%) Opsview
17 2 (0.65%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (15.16%) Cisco
2 46 (14.84%) Red Hat
3 40 (12.90%) VMware
4 37 (11.94%) HP
5 35 (11.29%) New Relic
6 33 (10.65%) Dell
6 33 (10.65%) Juniper
7 31 (10.00%) Apple
7 31 (10.00%) Sony
7 31 (10.00%) Toshiba
8 27 (8.71%) Zend
8 27 (8.71%) Rackspace
9 13 (4.19%) Microsoft
10 12 (3.87%) SaltStack
11 9 (2.90%) Akamai
12 8 (2.58%) Intel
13 6 (1.94%) SolarWinds
13 6 (1.94%) Percona
14 5 (1.61%) Sun
15 4 (1.29%) Lotus
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