The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 25 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 16 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 6.78% 3.10% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 16.00% 5.34% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
SolarWinds
London

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

Vendors Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 131 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 42.37% 57.96% 49.05%
Number of salaries quoted 84 105 87
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Croydon

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (85.71%) SAN
2 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (85.71%) Network Management
3 16 (76.19%) Degree
3 16 (76.19%) Legal
4 5 (23.81%) SLA
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Firmware
5 3 (14.29%) CCNA
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (14.29%) Firewall
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) Statistics
6 2 (9.52%) Wireless
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.52%) LAN
6 2 (9.52%) WAN
6 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (4.76%) MCSE
7 1 (4.76%) MCSA
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (4.76%) MOS

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Applications
1 18 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) FWSM
General
1 16 (76.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Infrastructure Technician
2 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Firmware
2 2 (9.52%) Statistics
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Network Management
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MOS
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Juniper
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.52%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) F5
Croydon, Surrey
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago