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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 64 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.51% 0.40% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 0.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
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
305 275 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 51.61% 55.56% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 276 205 230
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,950 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) HP
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) XenApp
5 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
5 4 (44.44%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (44.44%) IAG
5 4 (44.44%) UAG
5 4 (44.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (44.44%) Lync
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) WSUS
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) SCOM
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (44.44%) COM

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (44.44%) Lync
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) Security Management
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Contact Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) XenApp
3 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 4 (44.44%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (44.44%) IAG
3 4 (44.44%) UAG
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (33.33%) ISA Server
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (44.44%) WSUS
2 4 (44.44%) SCOM
2 4 (44.44%) Cacti
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) EMC
4 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) Nimsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Spiceworks
6 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 1 (11.11%) Kaseya