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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 208 202 218
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 20 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.25% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.47% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 2
Average salary £57,500 £34,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.11% -31.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £31,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £51,200 £63,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
2876 2780 2567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.34% 52.47% 50.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2085 1987 2029
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -2 4 £55,000 +54.92% 1
Bracknell -13 4 £34,500 -33.65%
Newbury - 3 £63,500 -
Slough -2 2 £44,250 +36.15%
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (56.41%) Cisco
2 20 (51.28%) Firewall
3 18 (46.15%) Juniper
4 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (41.03%) Network Management
5 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (35.90%) BGP
5 14 (35.90%) CCNA
5 14 (35.90%) VoIP
6 13 (33.33%) VPN
6 13 (33.33%) OSPF
6 13 (33.33%) Network Security
6 13 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (30.77%) IPsec
7 12 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (30.77%) Avaya
8 11 (28.21%) Project Management
8 11 (28.21%) LAN
8 11 (28.21%) WAN
9 10 (25.64%) SSL
9 10 (25.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (25.64%) Data Security
9 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
9 10 (25.64%) Change Management
9 10 (25.64%) Wireless
9 10 (25.64%) ServiceNow
10 9 (23.08%) Finance
10 9 (23.08%) SCOM
10 9 (23.08%) JNCIA
10 9 (23.08%) Change Control

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.56%) Lync
1 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (51.28%) Firewall
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (35.90%) BGP
3 14 (35.90%) VoIP
4 13 (33.33%) VPN
4 13 (33.33%) OSPF
4 13 (33.33%) Network Security
4 13 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (30.77%) IPsec
5 12 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (28.21%) LAN
6 11 (28.21%) WAN
7 10 (25.64%) SSL
7 10 (25.64%) Wireless
8 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
8 5 (12.82%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (10.26%) iSCSI
9 4 (10.26%) SNMP
9 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
10 2 (5.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Network Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Monitoring Specialist
2 4 (10.26%) Problem Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Problem Manager
2 4 (10.26%) Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Administrator
4 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Network Support
5 1 (2.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) REST
1 2 (5.13%) JSON
1 2 (5.13%) SOAP
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
1 2 (5.13%) XML
1 2 (5.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) PKI
1 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) FMCG
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Network Management
2 11 (28.21%) Project Management
3 10 (25.64%) Data Security
3 10 (25.64%) Change Management
4 9 (23.08%) Change Control
5 6 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.13%) Product Management
7 2 (5.13%) Data Management
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (35.90%) CCNA
2 9 (23.08%) JNCIA
2 9 (23.08%) CCSP
2 9 (23.08%) CCNP
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) HP ASE
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) Samba
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) SCOM
2 8 (20.51%) Nagios
3 5 (12.82%) OPNET
4 4 (10.26%) Foglight
5 3 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (5.13%) OpenNMS
6 2 (5.13%) Netcool
6 2 (5.13%) SCCM
6 2 (5.13%) OpenView
7 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (2.56%) WSUS
7 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) Juniper
3 12 (30.77%) Avaya
4 10 (25.64%) ServiceNow
5 9 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 7 (17.95%) HP
6 7 (17.95%) VMware
7 6 (15.38%) Nimsoft
7 6 (15.38%) NetIQ
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.82%) Riverbed
8 5 (12.82%) Brocade
9 4 (10.26%) Remedy
9 4 (10.26%) Compuware
10 3 (7.69%) CA
10 3 (7.69%) Citrix
10 3 (7.69%) Veeam
11 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
11 2 (5.13%) Oracle
11 2 (5.13%) Cognos
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
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