The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 181 164 167
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 1 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.026% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.065% 0.43% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.60% +7.73%
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -11.76%
SolarWinds
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1546 1631 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.95% 49.92% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1374 1410
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SolarWinds
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -4 1 £40,000 -11.60%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL
3 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) IBM
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 7 (41.18%) Network Management
5 6 (35.29%) Splunk
5 6 (35.29%) IBM SmartCloud
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (35.29%) MCSE
5 6 (35.29%) SNMP
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) Tivoli
5 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 6 (35.29%) Netcool
5 6 (35.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 5 (29.41%) CCNA
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
8 3 (17.65%) VoIP
8 3 (17.65%) CCNP
8 3 (17.65%) Citrix

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 6 (35.29%) SNMP
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) DHCP
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.88%) Network Security
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (5.88%) MPLS
7 1 (5.88%) OSPF
7 1 (5.88%) BGP
7 1 (5.88%) SAN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
4 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Systems Support
4 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
1 2 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) UNIX
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Network Management
3 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
1 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
1 2 (11.76%) JCL
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (35.29%) MCSE
2 5 (29.41%) CCNA
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (17.65%) CCNP
5 2 (11.76%) MCSA
6 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (5.88%) IAG
3 1 (5.88%) UAG
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Tivoli
1 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 6 (35.29%) Netcool
1 6 (35.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (11.76%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.88%) Cacti
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) IBM
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Splunk
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp