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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 198 193 227
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +34
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 17 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.35% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.71% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £41,250 £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +9.58%
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
2588 2695 2875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.81% 49.34% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1854 1895 2237
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 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 7 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 +3 14 £52,500 - 2
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) TCP/IP
3 26 (70.27%) DNS
3 26 (70.27%) DHCP
4 25 (67.57%) HP
5 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
5 24 (64.86%) SCCM
6 23 (62.16%) ArcSight
6 23 (62.16%) Performance Monitoring
7 22 (59.46%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
8 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
9 20 (54.05%) SCOM
9 20 (54.05%) EMC NetWorker
9 20 (54.05%) DV Cleared
9 20 (54.05%) HP SIM
9 20 (54.05%) WSUS
9 20 (54.05%) Lumension
10 16 (43.24%) SC Cleared
11 10 (27.03%) Cisco
12 8 (21.62%) SNMP
12 8 (21.62%) WAN
13 7 (18.92%) LAN
13 7 (18.92%) SLA
13 7 (18.92%) Firewall
13 7 (18.92%) VMware
14 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (16.22%) ITIL
14 6 (16.22%) Linux
15 5 (13.51%) SQL Server

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (10.81%) Lync
1 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) TCP/IP
2 26 (70.27%) DHCP
2 26 (70.27%) DNS
3 8 (21.62%) WAN
3 8 (21.62%) SNMP
4 7 (18.92%) LAN
4 7 (18.92%) Firewall
5 5 (13.51%) VLAN
5 5 (13.51%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (10.81%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (10.81%) VPN
6 4 (10.81%) SAN
7 3 (8.11%) MPLS
7 3 (8.11%) BGP
8 2 (5.41%) EIGRP
8 2 (5.41%) VoIP
8 2 (5.41%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
8 2 (5.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Applications Support
2 6 (16.22%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 22 (59.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) FMCG
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) AS400
4 1 (2.70%) e-Health
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.70%) OS/400
6 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Network Management
3 3 (8.11%) SIEM
4 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.41%) Malware Detection\Protection
4 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.70%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Change Management
5 1 (2.70%) ITSM
5 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
2 20 (54.05%) DV Cleared
3 16 (43.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) CCNA
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.81%) CISSP
6 3 (8.11%) MCSE
6 3 (8.11%) MCSA
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.11%) Degree
7 2 (5.41%) CISA
7 2 (5.41%) GCIA
7 2 (5.41%) GCIH
7 2 (5.41%) CEH
8 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.70%) CCNP
8 1 (2.70%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) Samba
3 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
3 4 (10.81%) vSphere
3 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (64.86%) SCCM
2 20 (54.05%) SCOM
2 20 (54.05%) WSUS
2 20 (54.05%) EMC NetWorker
2 20 (54.05%) HP SIM
3 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (5.41%) Nagios
4 2 (5.41%) Foglight
4 2 (5.41%) OPNET
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) HP
2 23 (62.16%) ArcSight
3 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
4 20 (54.05%) Lumension
5 10 (27.03%) Cisco
6 7 (18.92%) VMware
7 5 (13.51%) Brocade
8 4 (10.81%) ProCurve
8 4 (10.81%) 3PAR
9 3 (8.11%) Splunk
9 3 (8.11%) McAfee
9 3 (8.11%) LogRhythm
9 3 (8.11%) Citrix
10 2 (5.41%) NetScout
10 2 (5.41%) Trustwave
10 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
11 1 (2.70%) Veeam
11 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago