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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 735 725 802
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +77
Permanent jobs citing Varnish 170 154 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 1.37% 1.43% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 112 131 82
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 £35,100 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,311 £53,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-30.25% +42.66%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12372 10770 11249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.56% 9.90% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10275 9173 9654
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 25 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 25 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 -15 169 £50,000 -9.09% 18
London -18 151 £50,000 -9.09% 16
City of London 0 26 £53,750 -2.27% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 9 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire -30 8 £37,500 +7.14%
West Yorkshire - 7 £37,500 -
Leeds - 7 £40,000 -
North West - 7 £37,123 - 1
Manchester - 4 - - 1
Preston - 3 £37,123 -
Lancashire - 3 £37,123 -
Berkshire +4 2 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Reading -3 2 £35,000 -39.13% 1
South East -29 2 £35,000 -38.59% 1
Bristol -3 1 £27,500 -21.42%
South West -14 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 25 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.

1 250 (77.88%) MySQL
2 234 (72.90%) Linux
3 207 (64.49%) PHP
4 189 (58.88%) Apache
5 174 (54.21%) Puppet
6 164 (51.09%) nginx
7 155 (48.29%) Git (software)
8 145 (45.17%) Opscode Chef
9 142 (44.24%) DevOps
10 109 (33.96%) JavaScript
11 100 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
12 99 (30.84%) Subversion
13 98 (30.53%) HTML
14 97 (30.22%) CSS
14 97 (30.22%) Ruby
14 97 (30.22%) Drupal
14 97 (30.22%) Jenkins
15 93 (28.97%) MongoDB
15 93 (28.97%) Python
16 90 (28.04%) Amazon AWS
17 89 (27.73%) Apache Solr
17 89 (27.73%) Web Services
18 86 (26.79%) Java
19 82 (25.55%) HAProxy
20 77 (23.99%) Configuration Management
21 75 (23.36%) Continuous Integration
21 75 (23.36%) Debian
22 72 (22.43%) PostgreSQL
23 71 (22.12%) LAMP
23 71 (22.12%) UNIX

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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
1 189 (58.88%) Apache
2 164 (51.09%) nginx
3 97 (30.22%) Drupal
4 89 (27.73%) Apache Solr
5 62 (19.31%) Tomcat
6 52 (16.20%) Elasticsearch
7 43 (13.40%) IIS
8 30 (9.35%) OpenStack
9 22 (6.85%) CMS
10 21 (6.54%) WordPress
11 20 (6.23%) Node.js
12 11 (3.43%) Jetty
13 10 (3.12%) Eucalyptus
14 6 (1.87%) WebLogic
15 4 (1.25%) Adobe CQ
16 3 (0.93%) Confluence
16 3 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
17 2 (0.62%) Mule
17 2 (0.62%) Zope
18 1 (0.31%) Plone
Applications
1 3 (0.93%) MS Office
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (6.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 90 (28.04%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (15.58%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (12.46%) PaaS
4 36 (11.21%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (8.10%) IaaS
7 23 (7.17%) SaaS
8 21 (6.54%) Amazon ELB
9 20 (6.23%) Amazon S3
10 10 (3.12%) Joyent
11 8 (2.49%) CloudFront
12 7 (2.18%) GitHub
13 6 (1.87%) Rackspace Cloud
14 4 (1.25%) Route 53
15 3 (0.93%) Google Apps
15 3 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
16 1 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 64 (19.94%) DNS
2 56 (17.45%) HTTP
3 44 (13.71%) TCP/IP
4 24 (7.48%) BIG-IP
5 23 (7.17%) Firewall
6 20 (6.23%) Network Security
7 16 (4.98%) Internet
8 14 (4.36%) SSL
8 14 (4.36%) SMTP
9 12 (3.74%) LDAP
10 10 (3.12%) DHCP
10 10 (3.12%) SAN
11 7 (2.18%) Wireshark
11 7 (2.18%) tcpdump
12 5 (1.56%) VPN
13 4 (1.25%) OpenVPN
13 4 (1.25%) Wireless
14 3 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.93%) POP3
14 3 (0.93%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (77.88%) MySQL
2 93 (28.97%) MongoDB
3 72 (22.43%) PostgreSQL
4 65 (20.25%) Redis
5 56 (17.45%) NoSQL
6 37 (11.53%) SQL Server
7 28 (8.72%) Relational Database
8 19 (5.92%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (3.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.56%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.25%) SQLite
11 4 (1.25%) Jackrabbit
12 3 (0.93%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.31%) Big Data
13 1 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 155 (48.29%) Git (software)
2 99 (30.84%) Subversion
3 97 (30.22%) Jenkins
4 33 (10.28%) TeamCity
5 26 (8.10%) JIRA
6 15 (4.67%) Behat
7 14 (4.36%) PHPUnit
8 13 (4.05%) Ant
8 13 (4.05%) Gradle
9 11 (3.43%) Cucumber
9 11 (3.43%) RSpec
10 8 (2.49%) Hudson
11 7 (2.18%) RubyGems
11 7 (2.18%) Selenium
12 6 (1.87%) Grunt
13 5 (1.56%) CruiseControl
14 4 (1.25%) Mercurial
14 4 (1.25%) Mockito
14 4 (1.25%) Maven
14 4 (1.25%) JUnit
General
1 26 (8.10%) Music Industry
2 22 (6.85%) Marketing
3 21 (6.54%) Finance
4 11 (3.43%) Publishing
5 10 (3.12%) Games
6 5 (1.56%) Local Government
7 3 (0.93%) Retail
7 3 (0.93%) Legal
8 2 (0.62%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 85 (26.48%) Developer
2 53 (16.51%) Administrator
3 51 (15.89%) Systems Administrator
4 49 (15.26%) Operations Engineer
5 48 (14.95%) Drupal Developer
6 47 (14.64%) Web Engineer
7 39 (12.15%) Linux Administrator
8 37 (11.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 36 (11.21%) DevOps Engineer
10 34 (10.59%) PHP Developer
11 20 (6.23%) Architect
12 17 (5.30%) Team Leader
13 16 (4.98%) Web Developer
13 16 (4.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 14 (4.36%) PHP Drupal Developer
15 13 (4.05%) Lead Developer
16 12 (3.74%) Systems Engineer
16 12 (3.74%) Linux Engineer
16 12 (3.74%) DevOps Administrator
17 11 (3.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (30.53%) HTML
2 97 (30.22%) CSS
3 89 (27.73%) Web Services
4 71 (22.12%) LAMP
5 65 (20.25%) Memcached
6 43 (13.40%) RESTful
7 37 (11.53%) Symfony
7 37 (11.53%) .NET
8 29 (9.03%) ASP.NET
8 29 (9.03%) jQuery
9 24 (7.48%) Ajax
10 21 (6.54%) JSON
10 21 (6.54%) XHTML
11 19 (5.92%) Middleware
12 17 (5.30%) HTML5
12 17 (5.30%) CakePHP
13 16 (4.98%) Ruby on Rails
13 16 (4.98%) ActiveMQ
13 16 (4.98%) SOAP
14 12 (3.74%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 62 (19.31%) Open Source
2 43 (13.40%) Computer Science
3 26 (8.10%) Digital Media
3 26 (8.10%) Blackberry
4 21 (6.54%) Replication
5 19 (5.92%) W3C
6 14 (4.36%) Mobile App
7 13 (4.05%) Video on Demand
8 11 (3.43%) Taxonomies
9 7 (2.18%) Social Media
10 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.93%) Clustering
11 3 (0.93%) Blog
12 2 (0.62%) Derivative
12 2 (0.62%) Spread Betting
13 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 234 (72.90%) Linux
2 75 (23.36%) Debian
3 71 (22.12%) UNIX
4 58 (18.07%) Windows
5 53 (16.51%) CentOS
6 51 (15.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (13.71%) Ubuntu
8 33 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (4.36%) Fedora
9 14 (4.36%) Apple iOS
10 13 (4.05%) Android
11 9 (2.80%) SELinux
12 4 (1.25%) Gentoo
13 3 (0.93%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.93%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (44.24%) DevOps
2 100 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (23.99%) Configuration Management
4 75 (23.36%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (19.00%) Scrum
6 55 (17.13%) E-Commerce
7 51 (15.89%) OO
8 40 (12.46%) TDD
9 39 (12.15%) OOP
10 38 (11.84%) Software Engineering
11 31 (9.66%) Load Balancing
12 30 (9.35%) Kanban
13 28 (8.72%) BDD
13 28 (8.72%) Build Automation
14 26 (8.10%) SOA
15 25 (7.79%) Change Management
16 19 (5.92%) OOD
17 17 (5.30%) Content Management
17 17 (5.30%) Release Management
18 14 (4.36%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 207 (64.49%) PHP
2 109 (33.96%) JavaScript
3 97 (30.22%) Ruby
4 93 (28.97%) Python
5 86 (26.79%) Java
6 57 (17.76%) Perl
7 55 (17.13%) SQL
8 48 (14.95%) Bash Shell
9 18 (5.61%) PHP5
10 14 (4.36%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.56%) C#
12 4 (1.25%) C
13 2 (0.62%) C++
14 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.31%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (13.08%) Degree
2 2 (0.62%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.31%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (17.45%) QA
2 9 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.25%) SLA
4 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) WCAG
5 1 (0.31%) WAI
System Software
1 56 (17.45%) KVM
2 29 (9.03%) Samba
3 25 (7.79%) Xen
4 19 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (4.36%) Postfix
5 14 (4.36%) Squid
6 11 (3.43%) NFS
7 5 (1.56%) Sendmail
7 5 (1.56%) VirtualBox
8 4 (1.25%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.31%) Gluster
9 1 (0.31%) qmail
9 1 (0.31%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 174 (54.21%) Puppet
2 145 (45.17%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (25.55%) HAProxy
4 51 (15.89%) StatsD
5 50 (15.58%) logstash
6 49 (15.26%) Vagrant
6 49 (15.26%) Nagios
7 48 (14.95%) ZABBIX
8 33 (10.28%) Kibana
9 28 (8.72%) Salt
10 18 (5.61%) Cacti
11 17 (5.30%) Ganglia
11 17 (5.30%) collectd
12 14 (4.36%) Capistrano
13 10 (3.12%) Ansible
13 10 (3.12%) OpenView
13 10 (3.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 8 (2.49%) CFEngine
15 5 (1.56%) NetBackup
15 5 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (14.33%) Red Hat
2 44 (13.71%) Rackspace
3 41 (12.77%) Cisco
4 37 (11.53%) VMware
5 34 (10.59%) New Relic
6 33 (10.28%) Juniper
6 33 (10.28%) Dell
7 32 (9.97%) HP
8 29 (9.03%) Zend
9 26 (8.10%) SaltStack
9 26 (8.10%) Apple
9 26 (8.10%) Sony
9 26 (8.10%) Toshiba
10 17 (5.30%) Splunk
11 12 (3.74%) Microsoft
12 10 (3.12%) BMC
13 9 (2.80%) Sun
14 6 (1.87%) Akamai
15 5 (1.56%) Percona
15 5 (1.56%) Intel
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Medical, Pension, Clothing Allowance, Company di
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + high bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago