The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 73 112 100
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -12
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 12 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.06% 0.31% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 0.59% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
SolarWinds
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
541 680 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 47.71% 52.88% 59.08%
Number of salaries quoted 419 625 583
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Bedford +47 10 £45,000 -5.26%
Luton - 2 £52,500 -
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SolarWinds 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 SolarWinds.

1 13 (86.67%) LAN
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
1 13 (86.67%) VPN
1 13 (86.67%) CCNP
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (86.67%) Wireless
1 13 (86.67%) VLAN
1 13 (86.67%) Load Balancing
2 12 (80.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (80.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 2 (13.33%) SCOM
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SolarWinds 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 SolarWinds. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) LAN
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
1 13 (86.67%) VPN
1 13 (86.67%) Wireless
1 13 (86.67%) VLAN
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Load Balancing
2 12 (80.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CCNP
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) DFS Replication
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco