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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 198 206 208
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 13 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.54% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Median salary £52,500 £41,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,377 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.50%
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
2199 2581 2699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.45% 51.47% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1693 1861 1872
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 7 £52,500 -
Reading +6 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 £61,250 -
Maidenhead - 1 £55,000 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 18 (81.82%) VPN
3 16 (72.73%) Cisco
3 16 (72.73%) Juniper
3 16 (72.73%) LAN
3 16 (72.73%) WAN
3 16 (72.73%) OSPF
3 16 (72.73%) BGP
3 16 (72.73%) 802.1X
4 15 (68.18%) Wireless
4 15 (68.18%) Network Monitoring
5 14 (63.64%) Network Security
6 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
7 12 (54.55%) F5
8 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds Orion
8 10 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (45.45%) Change Management
8 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (45.45%) MPLS
8 10 (45.45%) ITIL
8 10 (45.45%) Windows
8 10 (45.45%) CCNP
8 10 (45.45%) Palo Alto
9 9 (40.91%) EIGRP
9 9 (40.91%) Cisco PIX
9 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (40.91%) High Availability
10 8 (36.36%) Change Control
10 8 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
10 8 (36.36%) Shell Script

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) nginx
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 6 (27.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 18 (81.82%) VPN
3 16 (72.73%) BGP
3 16 (72.73%) LAN
3 16 (72.73%) OSPF
3 16 (72.73%) WAN
4 15 (68.18%) Wireless
5 14 (63.64%) Network Security
6 10 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (45.45%) MPLS
7 9 (40.91%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (40.91%) EIGRP
8 8 (36.36%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (31.82%) 802.11
9 7 (31.82%) FWSM
9 7 (31.82%) HSRP
9 7 (31.82%) TACACS
10 6 (27.27%) VoIP
10 6 (27.27%) VRRP
11 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Ant
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
3 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
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%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) CentOS
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (45.45%) Change Management
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) High Availability
4 8 (36.36%) Change Control
4 8 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (31.82%) Data Security
5 7 (31.82%) Network Management
6 6 (27.27%) Network Design
6 6 (27.27%) Network Planning
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) ITSM
7 2 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (4.55%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
2 3 (13.64%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CCNP
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCSP
2 8 (36.36%) CCVP
3 7 (31.82%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) CFCE
4 1 (4.55%) GCFA
4 1 (4.55%) GCIA
4 1 (4.55%) GCIH
4 1 (4.55%) GIAC
4 1 (4.55%) GREM
4 1 (4.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Snort
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (36.36%) Nagios
3 6 (27.27%) Cacti
3 6 (27.27%) SmokePing
4 2 (9.09%) Ansible
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (4.55%) CA Wily
5 1 (4.55%) Nessus
5 1 (4.55%) OpenView
5 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.55%) OVSD
5 1 (4.55%) Puppet
5 1 (4.55%) QRadar
5 1 (4.55%) RSA enVision
5 1 (4.55%) SCCM
5 1 (4.55%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
1 16 (72.73%) Juniper
2 12 (54.55%) F5
3 10 (45.45%) Palo Alto
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) Aruba
5 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 6 (27.27%) Riverbed
5 6 (27.27%) Stonesoft
6 4 (18.18%) Splunk
7 3 (13.64%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
8 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.55%) CA
9 1 (4.55%) Citrix
9 1 (4.55%) EMC
9 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle
9 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire