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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 196 200 223
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 13 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.25% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.50% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £41,250 £55,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
2543 2798 2869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.04% 49.88% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1841 1919 2176
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +10 9 £45,000 - 1
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (79.41%) Windows
1 27 (79.41%) TCP/IP
2 25 (73.53%) DHCP
2 25 (73.53%) DNS
3 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 22 (64.71%) HP
3 22 (64.71%) SCCM
3 22 (64.71%) ArcSight
3 22 (64.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 22 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 20 (58.82%) Security Cleared
5 19 (55.88%) HP SIM
5 19 (55.88%) Lumension
5 19 (55.88%) SCOM
5 19 (55.88%) EMC NetWorker
5 19 (55.88%) DV Cleared
5 19 (55.88%) WSUS
6 15 (44.12%) SC Cleared
7 8 (23.53%) Cisco
7 8 (23.53%) WAN
8 7 (20.59%) LAN
9 6 (17.65%) SNMP
9 6 (17.65%) SLA
9 6 (17.65%) Firewall
10 5 (14.71%) VMware
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (14.71%) Linux
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (8.82%) Lync
1 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 27 (79.41%) TCP/IP
2 25 (73.53%) DHCP
2 25 (73.53%) DNS
3 8 (23.53%) WAN
4 7 (20.59%) LAN
5 6 (17.65%) SNMP
5 6 (17.65%) Firewall
6 4 (11.76%) VLAN
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (8.82%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (8.82%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 3 (8.82%) SAN
8 2 (5.88%) Intranet
8 2 (5.88%) MPLS
8 2 (5.88%) BGP
8 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.94%) Network Security
9 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Applications Support
2 6 (17.65%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) AS400
4 1 (2.94%) e-Health
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) FMCG
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) OS/400
4 2 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (8.82%) SIEM
3 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.88%) Malware Detection\Protection
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.88%) Network Management
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.94%) ITSM
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
4 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 19 (55.88%) DV Cleared
3 15 (44.12%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.76%) CCNA
4 4 (11.76%) CISSP
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.88%) CISA
5 2 (5.88%) GCIA
5 2 (5.88%) GCIH
5 2 (5.88%) CEH
5 2 (5.88%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) MCSE
5 2 (5.88%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Samba
3 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
3 3 (8.82%) vSphere
3 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (64.71%) SCCM
2 19 (55.88%) SCOM
2 19 (55.88%) WSUS
2 19 (55.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 19 (55.88%) HP SIM
3 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (8.82%) Nagios
5 2 (5.88%) Foglight
5 2 (5.88%) OPNET
5 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) HP
1 22 (64.71%) ArcSight
2 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 19 (55.88%) Lumension
4 8 (23.53%) Cisco
5 5 (14.71%) VMware
6 3 (8.82%) Brocade
6 3 (8.82%) NetScout
6 3 (8.82%) ProCurve
6 3 (8.82%) 3PAR
6 3 (8.82%) Splunk
6 3 (8.82%) McAfee
6 3 (8.82%) LogRhythm
7 2 (5.88%) Trustwave
7 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago