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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 203 214 216
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 21 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.20% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.40% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 1
Average salary £58,750 £34,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.79% -49.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
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
2835 2742 2815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.32% 50.80% 54.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2086 1976 2135
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 8 £57,500 +61.97% 1
Slough +7 4 £46,500 +43.07% 1
Newbury - 3 £63,500 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (60.47%) Cisco
2 23 (53.49%) Firewall
3 19 (44.19%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (41.86%) Juniper
5 17 (39.53%) Network Management
6 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (37.21%) CCNA
6 16 (37.21%) VPN
7 15 (34.88%) VoIP
7 15 (34.88%) BGP
8 14 (32.56%) LAN
8 14 (32.56%) WAN
8 14 (32.56%) Network Security
9 13 (30.23%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (30.23%) OSPF
9 13 (30.23%) HP
10 12 (27.91%) Avaya
10 12 (27.91%) Project Management
10 12 (27.91%) IPsec
10 12 (27.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (25.58%) SCOM
12 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
12 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (23.26%) Change Management
12 10 (23.26%) Wireless
12 10 (23.26%) VMware
12 10 (23.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (23.26%) Data Security
12 10 (23.26%) Windows
12 10 (23.26%) SSL

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (9.30%) MS Exchange
1 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (9.30%) Lync
1 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) Firewall
2 19 (44.19%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (37.21%) VPN
4 15 (34.88%) VoIP
4 15 (34.88%) BGP
5 14 (32.56%) LAN
5 14 (32.56%) WAN
5 14 (32.56%) Network Security
6 13 (30.23%) Cisco IOS
6 13 (30.23%) OSPF
7 12 (27.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (27.91%) IPsec
8 10 (23.26%) Wireless
8 10 (23.26%) SSL
9 8 (18.60%) DHCP
9 8 (18.60%) DNS
9 8 (18.60%) SNMP
9 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
9 8 (18.60%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (11.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Problem Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Problem Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (4.65%) Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.33%) Network Support
5 1 (2.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) SOAP
1 2 (4.65%) Web Services
1 2 (4.65%) XML
1 2 (4.65%) EDI
1 2 (4.65%) JSON
1 2 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) PKI
3 2 (4.65%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Network Management
2 12 (27.91%) Project Management
3 10 (23.26%) Change Management
3 10 (23.26%) Data Security
4 9 (20.93%) ITIL
4 9 (20.93%) Change Control
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Data Management
7 2 (4.65%) Product Management
8 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.33%) Time Management
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) CCNA
1 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.93%) CCSP
2 9 (20.93%) CCNP
2 9 (20.93%) JNCIA
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
4 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) HP ASE
4 4 (9.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (9.30%) MCSE
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.98%) MCSA
6 2 (4.65%) VCP4
7 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.63%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.30%) Samba
4 4 (9.30%) XenDesktop
4 4 (9.30%) vSphere
4 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.98%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) SCOM
2 8 (18.60%) SCCM
3 6 (13.95%) OPNET
4 5 (11.63%) Foglight
5 4 (9.30%) Nagios
5 4 (9.30%) WSUS
5 4 (9.30%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (9.30%) HP SIM
6 2 (4.65%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (4.65%) OpenView
6 2 (4.65%) Netcool
6 2 (4.65%) OpenNMS
6 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Cisco
2 18 (41.86%) Juniper
3 13 (30.23%) HP
4 12 (27.91%) Avaya
5 10 (23.26%) VMware
5 10 (23.26%) ServiceNow
6 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
7 8 (18.60%) Brocade
7 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.95%) Riverbed
8 6 (13.95%) Nimsoft
9 5 (11.63%) Citrix
10 4 (9.30%) Compuware
10 4 (9.30%) ProCurve
10 4 (9.30%) Remedy
10 4 (9.30%) ArcSight
10 4 (9.30%) Lumension
10 4 (9.30%) 3PAR
11 3 (6.98%) Veeam
12 2 (4.65%) NetIQ
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Bell Integration
Posted: 10 days ago