The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 120 130 112
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 8 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 1.02% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Median salary £47,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
SolarWinds
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
661 683 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.81% 36.96% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 570 590 561
Median salary £41,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Bristol

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Bristol

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 9 (42.86%) HP
5 8 (38.10%) VPN
6 7 (33.33%) Internet
6 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
7 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (28.57%) SAN
7 6 (28.57%) DNS
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) LAN
8 5 (23.81%) MCSE
8 5 (23.81%) TACACS
8 5 (23.81%) CCNA
8 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (23.81%) Juniper
8 5 (23.81%) vSphere
8 5 (23.81%) IPsec
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
8 5 (23.81%) ArcSight
8 5 (23.81%) SIEM

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
1 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (33.33%) Internet
4 6 (28.57%) DNS
4 6 (28.57%) SAN
5 5 (23.81%) IPsec
5 5 (23.81%) LAN
5 5 (23.81%) TACACS
6 4 (19.05%) MPLS
6 4 (19.05%) SSL
6 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 3 (14.29%) Junos
7 3 (14.29%) Wireless
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (9.52%) FWSM
8 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
8 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
8 2 (9.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (4.76%) Military
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
1 4 (19.05%) PKI
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) SIEM
3 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (19.05%) Data Security
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Security Hardening
4 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (14.29%) DNA
4 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) Network Management
4 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.76%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (23.81%) CCNA
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (23.81%) MCSE
5 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) JNCIA
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.76%) CCA
7 1 (4.76%) CISSP
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (4.76%) GCIA
7 1 (4.76%) GSEC
7 1 (4.76%) MCSA
7 1 (4.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) GPG13
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (23.81%) vSphere
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Snort
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) vCloud
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (9.52%) QRadar
2 2 (9.52%) RSA Security Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (4.76%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (4.76%) RSA Archer
3 1 (4.76%) vMotion
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 5 (23.81%) ArcSight
4 5 (23.81%) Juniper
4 5 (23.81%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) Avaya
5 4 (19.05%) F5
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
6 3 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 3 (14.29%) LogLogic
6 3 (14.29%) Q1 Labs
6 3 (14.29%) Symantec
7 2 (9.52%) CA
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) IBM
7 2 (9.52%) IronPort
7 2 (9.52%) Nokia