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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank - - 108
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
859 822 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.74% 44.29% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 694 700 564
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Back Office
2 3 (50.00%) PKI
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Junos
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) logstash
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Junos
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) PPTP
2 3 (50.00%) TACACS
2 3 (50.00%) H.323
2 3 (50.00%) ISDN
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) SMTP
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) PKI
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DNA
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CCDP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) VMware