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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 189 227 218
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -9
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 12 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.27% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 5
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
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
2079 2610 3048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.36% 49.01% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1599 2037 2027
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 7 £32,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £62,500 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 22 (84.62%) Firewall
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) Data Centre
4 15 (57.69%) ITIL
4 15 (57.69%) VPN
5 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 13 (50.00%) WAN
6 13 (50.00%) LAN
6 13 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (46.15%) Juniper
7 12 (46.15%) OSPF
7 12 (46.15%) Wireless
7 12 (46.15%) BGP
7 12 (46.15%) Linux
7 12 (46.15%) Cisco
7 12 (46.15%) 802.1X
8 11 (42.31%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (42.31%) Network Security
8 11 (42.31%) F5
9 10 (38.46%) VMware
10 9 (34.62%) Network Load Balancing
10 9 (34.62%) High Availability
10 9 (34.62%) SolarWinds Orion
10 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (30.77%) CentOS
11 8 (30.77%) Change Control
11 8 (30.77%) Change Management
11 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
11 8 (30.77%) Nagios
11 8 (30.77%) Active Directory

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) Apache
1 3 (11.54%) IIS
1 3 (11.54%) nginx
1 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
1 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (23.08%) Office 365
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) VPN
3 13 (50.00%) LAN
3 13 (50.00%) WAN
4 12 (46.15%) BGP
4 12 (46.15%) OSPF
4 12 (46.15%) Wireless
5 11 (42.31%) Network Security
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (26.92%) MPLS
6 7 (26.92%) SAN
7 6 (23.08%) 802.11
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (23.08%) EIGRP
7 6 (23.08%) FWSM
7 6 (23.08%) HSRP
7 6 (23.08%) TACACS
8 5 (19.23%) VoIP
8 5 (19.23%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Ant
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) IT Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Senior VMWare Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.54%) Private Cloud
3 3 (11.54%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) CentOS
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (34.62%) High Availability
3 9 (34.62%) Network Load Balancing
4 8 (30.77%) Change Control
4 8 (30.77%) Change Management
5 7 (26.92%) Network Management
6 6 (23.08%) Data Security
7 5 (19.23%) Network Design
7 5 (19.23%) Network Planning
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.54%) DevOps
8 3 (11.54%) ITSM
8 3 (11.54%) Kernel Tuning
8 3 (11.54%) Service Management
8 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCNA
2 7 (26.92%) CCNP
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
3 6 (23.08%) CCSP
3 6 (23.08%) CCVP
3 6 (23.08%) MCSE
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) CFCE
4 1 (3.85%) GCFA
4 1 (3.85%) GCIA
4 1 (3.85%) GCIH
4 1 (3.85%) GIAC
4 1 (3.85%) GREM
4 1 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Firmware
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Snort
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (30.77%) Nagios
3 5 (19.23%) Cacti
3 5 (19.23%) SmokePing
4 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (11.54%) Puppet
5 2 (7.69%) Ansible
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (3.85%) Nessus
6 1 (3.85%) Pingdom
6 1 (3.85%) QRadar
6 1 (3.85%) RSA enVision
6 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) Juniper
3 11 (42.31%) F5
4 10 (38.46%) VMware
5 7 (26.92%) Palo Alto
6 6 (23.08%) Veeam
7 5 (19.23%) Aruba
7 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
7 5 (19.23%) Riverbed
7 5 (19.23%) Stonesoft
8 4 (15.38%) HP
8 4 (15.38%) Splunk
9 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
10 2 (7.69%) Citrix
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle
11 1 (3.85%) EMC
11 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
11 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
11 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire