The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Squid Cache
Rank 232 - 201
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Squid 7 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% - 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.08% - 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 11
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Squid
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
647 502 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.37% 9.39% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 511 409 439
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Squid across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Squid
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Squid across the West Midlands region.

Squid Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Squid
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Squid within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Coventry - 7 £45,000 -
Squid
England

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Squid 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 Squid.

1 12 (85.71%) Linux
1 12 (85.71%) DHCP
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 11 (78.57%) Apache
3 10 (71.43%) Python
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) Perl
4 9 (64.29%) Unix
5 7 (50.00%) Presales
6 6 (42.86%) Internet
7 5 (35.71%) NetApp
7 5 (35.71%) Degree
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 5 (35.71%) PHP
7 5 (35.71%) CSS
7 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
7 5 (35.71%) Arabic Language
7 5 (35.71%) French Language
7 5 (35.71%) Portuguese Language
7 5 (35.71%) Spanish Language
7 5 (35.71%) Samba
7 5 (35.71%) Open Source
8 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (14.29%) HP Superdome
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) HPUX
9 1 (7.14%) Cisco
9 1 (7.14%) VoIP
9 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
9 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Squid 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 Squid. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (78.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) DHCP
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 5 (35.71%) Arabic Language
1 5 (35.71%) French Language
1 5 (35.71%) Portuguese Language
1 5 (35.71%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Graduate
2 5 (35.71%) Network Support
2 5 (35.71%) Python Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Python Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Graduate Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Graduate Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) HPUX Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Unix Support
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Unix Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Unix Support
5 2 (14.29%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) HP Superdome
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Presales
2 5 (35.71%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 10 (71.43%) Perl
1 10 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Samba
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) NetApp
2 2 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco