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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 157 155 134
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 15 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.84% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 1.91% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 30
Average salary £42,275 £37,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.25% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,010 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £42,800 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
1486 1678 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.93% 44.22% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1387 1268
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram 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 26 March 2015. 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 8 £31,025 -11.35%
Derbyshire +21 7 £53,750 +7.50%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) F5
3 12 (48.00%) HP
3 12 (48.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (48.00%) Firewall
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) VMware
6 9 (36.00%) WAN
6 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (32.00%) ITIL
7 8 (32.00%) Windows
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) VPN
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
8 7 (28.00%) Degree
9 6 (24.00%) MS Office
9 6 (24.00%) SNMP
9 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
9 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.00%) UNIX
10 5 (20.00%) LAN
10 5 (20.00%) DNS
10 5 (20.00%) IBM
10 5 (20.00%) CCNP
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.00%) Cognizant
10 5 (20.00%) OSPF
10 5 (20.00%) BGP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) WAN
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (32.00%) VPN
4 6 (24.00%) SNMP
5 5 (20.00%) LAN
5 5 (20.00%) DNS
5 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (20.00%) Wireless
5 5 (20.00%) OSPF
5 5 (20.00%) BGP
6 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
6 4 (16.00%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (16.00%) FCoE
6 4 (16.00%) Network Security
6 4 (16.00%) Internet
6 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.00%) MPLS
7 3 (12.00%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.00%) Introscope
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Platform Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Communications Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) COM
1 1 (4.00%) SOAP
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) XSLT
1 1 (4.00%) WSDL
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) CESG
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (12.00%) SIEM
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Line Management
5 2 (8.00%) Transition Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Demand Forecasting
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) SOA
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) CCIE
3 2 (8.00%) CCDP
4 1 (4.00%) CCDA
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) XenServer
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) WMI
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (4.00%) CA Wily
4 1 (4.00%) SCCM
4 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) F5
3 12 (48.00%) HP
3 12 (48.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
7 5 (20.00%) Cognizant
7 5 (20.00%) IBM
8 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (12.00%) TippingPoint
9 3 (12.00%) ArcSight
9 3 (12.00%) Juniper
10 2 (8.00%) Nokia
10 2 (8.00%) Meraki
10 2 (8.00%) Tufin
10 2 (8.00%) ProCurve
10 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
11 1 (4.00%) Veeam
11 1 (4.00%) Siemens