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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 206 206 218
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 11 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.76% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 1
Average salary £51,250 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +84.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
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
2532 2766 2859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.09% 50.32% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2063 2016 2058
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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 +15 5 - -
Slough +1 3 £50,000 +7.52%
Maidenhead +4 1 £55,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £40,500 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (95.45%) Firewall
2 20 (90.91%) Cisco
3 19 (86.36%) Wireless
4 17 (77.27%) WAN
4 17 (77.27%) LAN
5 16 (72.73%) Network Monitoring
6 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (59.09%) Juniper
7 13 (59.09%) OSPF
7 13 (59.09%) BGP
8 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
8 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
8 12 (54.55%) Cacti
9 11 (50.00%) Network Security
9 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
9 11 (50.00%) ITIL
10 10 (45.45%) VPN
10 10 (45.45%) 802.1X
11 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (36.36%) VoIP
11 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
11 8 (36.36%) CCNP
11 8 (36.36%) CCNA
11 8 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (36.36%) MPLS
12 7 (31.82%) Sophos
12 7 (31.82%) Fortinet
12 7 (31.82%) Skype for Business
13 6 (27.27%) HSRP
13 6 (27.27%) Degree

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (31.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
1 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) Firewall
2 19 (86.36%) Wireless
3 17 (77.27%) LAN
3 17 (77.27%) WAN
4 13 (59.09%) BGP
4 13 (59.09%) OSPF
5 11 (50.00%) Network Security
5 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (45.45%) VPN
7 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (36.36%) MPLS
7 8 (36.36%) VoIP
8 6 (27.27%) 802.11
8 6 (27.27%) HSRP
9 5 (22.73%) VRRP
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (18.18%) EIGRP
10 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (13.64%) Cisco Wireless
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) AS400
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.55%) iSeries
4 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Change Management
4 5 (22.73%) Change Control
4 5 (22.73%) Coaching
4 5 (22.73%) Network Design
4 5 (22.73%) Network Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Web Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Data Security
6 2 (9.09%) High Availability
6 2 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (9.09%) Network Management
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCNA
2 8 (36.36%) CCNP
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (27.27%) Degree
4 5 (22.73%) MCSA
4 5 (22.73%) MCSD
4 5 (22.73%) MCSE
4 5 (22.73%) MCTS
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (22.73%) MOS
5 3 (13.64%) CCSP
5 3 (13.64%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Cacti
2 5 (22.73%) Nagios
2 5 (22.73%) SmokePing
3 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.55%) CA Wily
4 1 (4.55%) OpenView
4 1 (4.55%) OVSD
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) Juniper
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
5 7 (31.82%) Fortinet
5 7 (31.82%) Sophos
6 5 (22.73%) Aruba
6 5 (22.73%) Riverbed
6 5 (22.73%) Stonesoft
7 4 (18.18%) F5
7 4 (18.18%) Palo Alto
8 2 (9.09%) HP
9 1 (4.55%) AirMagnet
9 1 (4.55%) CA
9 1 (4.55%) Citrix
9 1 (4.55%) EMC
9 1 (4.55%) Splunk
9 1 (4.55%) VMware
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago