The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 193 215 229
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +14
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 14 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.055% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.10% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +83.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2707 2861 3011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.52% 52.33% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1891 2211 2536
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolarWinds
South East

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
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 22 July 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
Reading - 7 - -
Maidenhead -3 6 - -
Newbury - 1 £55,000 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 21 (75.00%) SCOM
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) DHCP
2 13 (46.43%) DNS
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) HP
3 12 (42.86%) Nagios
4 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
4 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
4 11 (39.29%) WSUS
4 11 (39.29%) EMC NetWorker
4 11 (39.29%) SCCM
4 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
4 11 (39.29%) DV Cleared
4 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
4 11 (39.29%) HP SIM
4 11 (39.29%) ArcSight
4 11 (39.29%) Lumension
4 11 (39.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (35.71%) SQL
5 10 (35.71%) CA
5 10 (35.71%) NetIQ
5 10 (35.71%) CA Spectrum
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco
6 7 (25.00%) Wireless
7 6 (21.43%) VoIP
7 6 (21.43%) Juniper
8 5 (17.86%) LAN
8 5 (17.86%) WAN
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 2 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) DNS
1 13 (46.43%) DHCP
2 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
3 7 (25.00%) Wireless
4 6 (21.43%) VoIP
5 5 (17.86%) LAN
5 5 (17.86%) WAN
5 5 (17.86%) Network Security
5 5 (17.86%) Firewall
6 4 (14.29%) VPN
6 4 (14.29%) OSPF
6 4 (14.29%) BGP
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (7.14%) HSRP
8 2 (7.14%) VRRP
8 2 (7.14%) SSL
8 2 (7.14%) IPv4
8 2 (7.14%) IPv6
8 2 (7.14%) 802.11
General
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 8 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Security Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Network Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Network Design Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (17.86%) Change Control
3 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.71%) Network Design
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Security
5 2 (7.14%) Network Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Network Management
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
1 11 (39.29%) DV Cleared
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.71%) CCNP
3 3 (10.71%) CCNA
4 2 (7.14%) JNCIA
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) CCSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (75.00%) SCOM
2 12 (42.86%) Nagios
3 11 (39.29%) WSUS
3 11 (39.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 11 (39.29%) SCCM
3 11 (39.29%) HP SIM
4 10 (35.71%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (7.14%) SmokePing
5 2 (7.14%) Cacti
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
1 13 (46.43%) HP
2 11 (39.29%) ArcSight
2 11 (39.29%) Lumension
3 10 (35.71%) CA
3 10 (35.71%) NetIQ
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (21.43%) Juniper
6 3 (10.71%) Riverbed
6 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
7 2 (7.14%) Aruba
7 2 (7.14%) Avaya
8 1 (3.57%) F5