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 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 67 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.16% 0.17% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.35% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
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
331 289 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 53.82% 48.82% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 305 218 203
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 22 December 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (40.00%) Kaseya
3 2 (40.00%) HP SIM
3 2 (40.00%) Nimsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Spiceworks
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Contact Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Contact Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (20.00%) IAG
2 1 (20.00%) UAG
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (20.00%) Cacti
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Kaseya
3 2 (40.00%) Nimsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Spiceworks
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec