The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood 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 28 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 12 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.50% 0.97% 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category 8.22% 1.67% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.86%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
SolarWinds
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood region.

Vendors Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
146 60 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 66.97% 58.25% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 79 42 48
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Brentwood region.

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Brentwood

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 25 (78.13%) Cisco
1 25 (78.13%) H.323
1 25 (78.13%) Network Monitoring
2 23 (71.88%) SLA
3 22 (68.75%) Finance
4 17 (53.13%) Video Conferencing
5 16 (50.00%) Change Control
6 15 (46.88%) Time Management
6 15 (46.88%) SAN
6 15 (46.88%) Firewall
7 13 (40.63%) Cisco UCCE
8 12 (37.50%) FWSM
8 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
8 12 (37.50%) Juniper
9 10 (31.25%) OSPF
9 10 (31.25%) BGP
9 10 (31.25%) Polycom
9 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
10 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (25.00%) CCNA
11 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
11 7 (21.88%) Citrix
11 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
11 7 (21.88%) ITIL
11 7 (21.88%) Windows
11 7 (21.88%) LDAP
11 7 (21.88%) DHCP
11 7 (21.88%) DNS

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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.

Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) H.323
2 15 (46.88%) Firewall
2 15 (46.88%) SAN
3 12 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
3 12 (37.50%) FWSM
3 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (31.25%) OSPF
4 10 (31.25%) BGP
5 7 (21.88%) LDAP
5 7 (21.88%) DHCP
5 7 (21.88%) DNS
6 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
7 2 (6.25%) Internet
7 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Network Engineer
2 14 (43.75%) Network Specialist
3 6 (18.75%) Voice Specialist
4 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.50%) Telephony Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Network Support
6 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Server Support
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Support
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (21.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Network Monitoring
2 16 (50.00%) Change Control
3 15 (46.88%) Time Management
4 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 7 (21.88%) Change Management
5 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CCNA
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (71.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Cisco
2 12 (37.50%) Juniper
3 10 (31.25%) Polycom
4 7 (21.88%) VMware
4 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.88%) Citrix