The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 198 196 223
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 19 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.33% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.66% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
SolarWinds
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2552 2738 2981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.01% 49.63% 57.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1873 1938 2339
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Berkshire

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Reading -5 16 £58,750 - 2
Maidenhead -6 1 - -
Slough - 1 £60,000 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 26 (66.67%) Windows
1 26 (66.67%) HP
2 24 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 21 (53.85%) DNS
3 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (53.85%) DHCP
3 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 21 (53.85%) SCCM
4 20 (51.28%) ArcSight
5 19 (48.72%) Performance Monitoring
6 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 18 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (43.59%) Lumension
7 17 (43.59%) DV Cleared
7 17 (43.59%) SCOM
7 17 (43.59%) EMC NetWorker
7 17 (43.59%) HP SIM
7 17 (43.59%) WSUS
8 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
9 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (28.21%) VMware
10 9 (23.08%) Cisco
10 9 (23.08%) SNMP
11 8 (20.51%) ITIL
11 8 (20.51%) Firewall
11 8 (20.51%) Brocade
11 8 (20.51%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
12 7 (17.95%) Linux
12 7 (17.95%) SQL Server

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (10.26%) Lync
1 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 21 (53.85%) DHCP
2 21 (53.85%) DNS
3 9 (23.08%) SNMP
4 8 (20.51%) Firewall
4 8 (20.51%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (15.38%) WAN
5 6 (15.38%) LAN
6 5 (12.82%) SAN
7 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
7 4 (10.26%) VPN
7 4 (10.26%) iSCSI
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (10.26%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (10.26%) Converged Networks
7 4 (10.26%) VLAN
8 3 (7.69%) VoIP
8 3 (7.69%) MPLS
8 3 (7.69%) BGP
8 3 (7.69%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Support Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Problem Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Problem Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) SOAP
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
1 2 (5.13%) XML
1 2 (5.13%) EDI
1 2 (5.13%) JSON
1 2 (5.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) PKI
4 2 (5.13%) FMCG
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Network Management
4 4 (10.26%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) SIEM
6 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Malware Detection\Protection
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.13%) Data Management
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.13%) Product Management
7 1 (2.56%) Time Management
7 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.56%) Analytics
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 17 (43.59%) DV Cleared
3 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) Degree
5 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (10.26%) HP ASE
5 4 (10.26%) MCSE
5 4 (10.26%) CISSP
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.69%) MCSA
6 3 (7.69%) CCNA
7 2 (5.13%) CISA
7 2 (5.13%) GCIA
7 2 (5.13%) GCIH
7 2 (5.13%) CEH
8 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.26%) Samba
4 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
4 4 (10.26%) vSphere
4 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (53.85%) SCCM
2 17 (43.59%) SCOM
2 17 (43.59%) WSUS
2 17 (43.59%) EMC NetWorker
2 17 (43.59%) HP SIM
3 5 (12.82%) OPNET
4 4 (10.26%) Foglight
5 2 (5.13%) OpenView
5 2 (5.13%) Netcool
5 2 (5.13%) Nagios
5 2 (5.13%) OpenNMS
5 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) HP
2 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 20 (51.28%) ArcSight
4 17 (43.59%) Lumension
5 11 (28.21%) VMware
6 9 (23.08%) Cisco
7 8 (20.51%) Brocade
8 5 (12.82%) Riverbed
8 5 (12.82%) Citrix
9 4 (10.26%) 3PAR
9 4 (10.26%) ProCurve
10 3 (7.69%) Veeam
10 3 (7.69%) Splunk
10 3 (7.69%) McAfee
10 3 (7.69%) LogRhythm
11 2 (5.13%) Trustwave
11 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
11 2 (5.13%) Remedy
11 2 (5.13%) Compuware
11 2 (5.13%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago