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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 203 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 21 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.26% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2744 2855 3101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.93% 49.55% 58.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2012 2056 2333
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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 28 April 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 28 April 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 £62,500 - 4
Slough +8 4 £46,500 +43.07% 1
Maidenhead -4 1 - - 1
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 22 (52.38%) HP
2 21 (50.00%) Windows
3 19 (45.24%) TCP/IP
4 18 (42.86%) SCOM
5 17 (40.48%) SCCM
5 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
5 17 (40.48%) DHCP
5 17 (40.48%) DNS
5 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
6 16 (38.10%) ArcSight
7 15 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
8 14 (33.33%) Cisco
8 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 14 (33.33%) Firewall
9 13 (30.95%) DV Cleared
9 13 (30.95%) EMC NetWorker
9 13 (30.95%) WSUS
9 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (30.95%) Lumension
9 13 (30.95%) HP SIM
10 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (23.81%) VMware
10 10 (23.81%) ITIL
11 8 (19.05%) SNMP
11 8 (19.05%) Brocade
11 8 (19.05%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (16.67%) Riverbed
12 7 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (16.67%) OPNET

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (9.52%) Lync
1 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) TCP/IP
2 17 (40.48%) DHCP
2 17 (40.48%) DNS
3 14 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (19.05%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (19.05%) SNMP
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (14.29%) WAN
6 6 (14.29%) LAN
7 5 (11.90%) VPN
7 5 (11.90%) SAN
8 4 (9.52%) BGP
8 4 (9.52%) VoIP
8 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
8 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
8 4 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (9.52%) VLAN
9 3 (7.14%) Network Security
9 3 (7.14%) EIGRP
9 3 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (4.76%) Subversion
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Problem Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Problem Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (2.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.38%) Network Support
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) SOAP
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
1 2 (4.76%) XML
1 2 (4.76%) EDI
1 2 (4.76%) JSON
1 2 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) PKI
3 2 (4.76%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (23.81%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Network Management
4 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) SIEM
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.76%) Product Management
7 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.76%) Data Management
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.76%) Malware Detection\Protection
8 1 (2.38%) Change Management
8 1 (2.38%) Data Security
8 1 (2.38%) Time Management
8 1 (2.38%) Change Control
8 1 (2.38%) Analytics
8 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.95%) DV Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) HP ASE
4 4 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (9.52%) MCSE
4 4 (9.52%) CCNA
4 4 (9.52%) CISSP
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.14%) MCSA
6 2 (4.76%) CISA
6 2 (4.76%) GCIA
6 2 (4.76%) GCIH
6 2 (4.76%) CEH
7 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.38%) CCSP
7 1 (2.38%) CCNP
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.52%) Samba
4 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
4 4 (9.52%) vSphere
4 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (42.86%) SCOM
2 17 (40.48%) SCCM
3 13 (30.95%) HP SIM
3 13 (30.95%) WSUS
3 13 (30.95%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (16.67%) OPNET
5 6 (14.29%) Foglight
6 2 (4.76%) OpenView
6 2 (4.76%) Netcool
6 2 (4.76%) Nagios
6 2 (4.76%) OpenNMS
6 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) HP
2 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 16 (38.10%) ArcSight
4 14 (33.33%) Cisco
5 13 (30.95%) Lumension
6 10 (23.81%) VMware
7 8 (19.05%) Brocade
8 7 (16.67%) Riverbed
9 6 (14.29%) Juniper
10 5 (11.90%) Citrix
10 5 (11.90%) Nimsoft
11 4 (9.52%) Compuware
11 4 (9.52%) 3PAR
11 4 (9.52%) Remedy
11 4 (9.52%) ProCurve
12 3 (7.14%) Veeam
12 3 (7.14%) McAfee
12 3 (7.14%) Splunk
12 3 (7.14%) LogRhythm
13 2 (4.76%) Trustwave
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