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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
South West / Bristol
Rank 125 120 119
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.45% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 1.13% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Median salary £36,572 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.72% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,829 £37,500 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,314 £60,750 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
673 706 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.60% 39.60% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 546 627 556
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 12 (85.71%) HP
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) IBM
3 10 (71.43%) VPN
3 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (71.43%) Data Centre
4 9 (64.29%) FWSM
4 9 (64.29%) Unified Communications
4 9 (64.29%) IP Telephony
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco IPT
4 9 (64.29%) IronPort
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (64.29%) CA
4 9 (64.29%) Nokia
4 9 (64.29%) MPLS
5 8 (57.14%) Wireless
5 8 (57.14%) F5
6 7 (50.00%) Network Management
7 5 (35.71%) High Availability
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (35.71%) NetScout
7 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (35.71%) Network Security
7 5 (35.71%) SLA
7 5 (35.71%) Network Design
8 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
8 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (21.43%) VMware

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 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (71.43%) VPN
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco IPT
3 9 (64.29%) FWSM
3 9 (64.29%) IP Telephony
3 9 (64.29%) MPLS
3 9 (64.29%) Unified Communications
4 8 (57.14%) Wireless
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (35.71%) Network Security
6 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (7.14%) IPsec
6 1 (7.14%) Junos
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (7.14%) SSL
6 1 (7.14%) TACACS
6 1 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.14%) iSeries
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Network Management
2 5 (35.71%) High Availability
2 5 (35.71%) Network Design
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
5 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Hardening
5 1 (7.14%) SIEM
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) GCIA
3 1 (7.14%) GSEC
3 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) SANS
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
3 1 (7.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (7.14%) OpenView
3 1 (7.14%) QRadar
3 1 (7.14%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) HP
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 10 (71.43%) IBM
4 9 (64.29%) CA
4 9 (64.29%) IronPort
4 9 (64.29%) Nokia
5 8 (57.14%) F5
6 5 (35.71%) NetScout
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
8 2 (14.29%) Juniper
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 1 (7.14%) arcserve
9 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
9 1 (7.14%) Intel
9 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
9 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
9 1 (7.14%) Sophos
9 1 (7.14%) Splunk