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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 22 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 21 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 8.68% 5.68% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 15.44% 9.09% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
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
136 55 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 56.20% 62.50% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 62 29 26
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) Cisco
1 22 (95.65%) H.323
1 22 (95.65%) Network Monitoring
2 18 (78.26%) Finance
3 17 (73.91%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (60.87%) SLA
5 13 (56.52%) Cisco UCCE
5 13 (56.52%) Change Control
6 12 (52.17%) SAN
6 12 (52.17%) Firewall
7 11 (47.83%) Time Management
8 10 (43.48%) Polycom
8 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
9 9 (39.13%) Juniper
9 9 (39.13%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (39.13%) Cisco PIX
9 9 (39.13%) FWSM
9 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (30.43%) OSPF
10 7 (30.43%) BGP
11 5 (21.74%) CCNA
11 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
13 2 (8.70%) Internet
13 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
13 2 (8.70%) Banking
14 1 (4.35%) ITIL
14 1 (4.35%) Windows
14 1 (4.35%) LDAP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) H.323
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
2 12 (52.17%) SAN
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (39.13%) FWSM
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (30.43%) OSPF
4 7 (30.43%) BGP
5 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
6 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
7 1 (4.35%) LDAP
7 1 (4.35%) DHCP
7 1 (4.35%) DNS
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Network Specialist
3 6 (26.09%) Voice Specialist
4 4 (17.39%) Telephony Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Support
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Support
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Network Monitoring
2 13 (56.52%) Change Control
3 11 (47.83%) Time Management
4 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CCNA
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) Polycom
3 9 (39.13%) Juniper
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix