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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank 207 189 196
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Squid 11 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.40% 0.042%
As % of the System Software category 2.00% 3.83% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 2
Average salary £30,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
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
549 575 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.92% 10.34% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 471 520 399
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Squid across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Squid Salary Histogram 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 22 August 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
Coventry -6 8 £30,000 -9.09%
Birmingham +3 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Shropshire - 1 £26,500 - 1
Squid
England

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) Python
2 18 (75.00%) DHCP
2 18 (75.00%) DNS
3 13 (54.17%) Degree
4 12 (50.00%) Apache
5 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) UNIX
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco
7 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
8 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (25.00%) VoIP
8 6 (25.00%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) Perl
8 6 (25.00%) PHP
8 6 (25.00%) Internet
9 4 (16.67%) MS Office
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
9 4 (16.67%) SSH
9 4 (16.67%) vSphere
9 4 (16.67%) Plesk
10 3 (12.50%) Samba
10 3 (12.50%) HTTP
10 3 (12.50%) CSS
10 3 (12.50%) HTML
11 2 (8.33%) C
11 2 (8.33%) CCNP
11 2 (8.33%) CCNA

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) DHCP
1 18 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) VoIP
2 6 (25.00%) Internet
3 4 (16.67%) SSH
4 3 (12.50%) HTTP
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Linux Support
3 5 (20.83%) Graduate
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.33%) Information Security
1 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Python
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (25.00%) Perl
3 6 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) vSphere
2 3 (12.50%) Samba
3 2 (8.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Plesk
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Juniper
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) Websense
3 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
3 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
Telford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago