The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 61 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.34% 0.66% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 1.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £34,360 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -11.76%
SolarWinds
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
306 325 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 51.34% 53.99% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 265 245 195
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Coventry

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
4 7 (70.00%) SAN
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) Cisco
5 6 (60.00%) HP
5 6 (60.00%) EMC
5 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (60.00%) VoIP
5 6 (60.00%) DHCP
5 6 (60.00%) DNS
5 6 (60.00%) COM
5 6 (60.00%) NetApp
5 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (60.00%) Symantec
5 6 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (60.00%) Cacti
5 6 (60.00%) XenApp
5 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (60.00%) IAG
5 6 (60.00%) UAG

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (60.00%) Lync
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) SAN
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (60.00%) XenApp
2 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (60.00%) IAG
2 6 (60.00%) UAG
3 5 (50.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (60.00%) Cacti
2 6 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (60.00%) WSUS
3 4 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) EMC
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) NetApp
3 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (60.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Nimsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Spiceworks
5 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow