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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 210 211 218
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 19 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.24% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.45% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 3
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
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
3107 3122 2630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.07% 52.58% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2067 2337 2133
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Slough +3 9 £42,000 -14.28%
Maidenhead -7 7 - -
Bracknell - 1 £32,500 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (50.00%) SCOM
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) Nagios
2 14 (41.18%) NetIQ
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco
3 13 (38.24%) CCNA
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (38.24%) Firewall
4 12 (35.29%) Network Security
4 12 (35.29%) Juniper
5 11 (32.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (32.35%) Avaya
5 11 (32.35%) OSPF
5 11 (32.35%) BGP
5 11 (32.35%) VoIP
5 11 (32.35%) VPN
5 11 (32.35%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (32.35%) Network Management
5 11 (32.35%) IPsec
6 10 (29.41%) CA
6 10 (29.41%) CA Spectrum
7 9 (26.47%) Change Control
7 9 (26.47%) ServiceNow
7 9 (26.47%) CheckPoint
7 9 (26.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (26.47%) WAN
7 9 (26.47%) CCNP
7 9 (26.47%) LAN
7 9 (26.47%) SSL

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (35.29%) Network Security
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (32.35%) IPsec
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (32.35%) OSPF
3 11 (32.35%) BGP
3 11 (32.35%) VoIP
3 11 (32.35%) VPN
4 9 (26.47%) LAN
4 9 (26.47%) SSL
4 9 (26.47%) WAN
4 9 (26.47%) Wireless
5 7 (20.59%) DHCP
5 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
5 7 (20.59%) DNS
6 1 (2.94%) WLAN
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Network Engineer
1 12 (35.29%) Monitoring Specialist
2 7 (20.59%) Security Support Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Applications Support Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Security Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Applications Support
3 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (2.94%) Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Network Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Network Design Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Network Management
2 9 (26.47%) Change Control
2 9 (26.47%) Change Management
2 9 (26.47%) Data Security
3 8 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Migration
4 1 (2.94%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) CCNA
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (26.47%) CCNP
3 8 (23.53%) CCSP
3 8 (23.53%) JNCIA
4 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) CCSA
5 1 (2.94%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (26.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (50.00%) SCOM
2 14 (41.18%) Nagios
3 10 (29.41%) CA Spectrum
4 7 (20.59%) HP SIM
4 7 (20.59%) WSUS
4 7 (20.59%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (20.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) NetIQ
2 13 (38.24%) Cisco
3 12 (35.29%) Juniper
4 11 (32.35%) Avaya
5 10 (29.41%) CA
6 9 (26.47%) CheckPoint
6 9 (26.47%) ServiceNow
7 7 (20.59%) ArcSight
7 7 (20.59%) Lumension
7 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.59%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.94%) F5
8 1 (2.94%) Nimsoft