The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 233 236 247
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 32 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 1.01% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 11
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +45.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,313 £36,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3200 3372 3106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 45.27% 46.77% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2566 2702 2487
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in the East of England

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the East of England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in the East of England

SolarWinds
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the East of England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Essex +6 21 £55,000 +10.00%
Cambridgeshire +2 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Bedfordshire 0 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Hertfordshire -9 3 £50,000 +11.11%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 45 (69.23%) Cisco
2 33 (50.77%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (38.46%) WAN
4 23 (35.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (32.31%) ITIL
6 20 (30.77%) Windows
6 20 (30.77%) LAN
6 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 19 (29.23%) CCNA
7 19 (29.23%) SNMP
7 19 (29.23%) SLA
7 19 (29.23%) Finance
8 18 (27.69%) VMware
8 18 (27.69%) DNS
8 18 (27.69%) DHCP
8 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
8 18 (27.69%) CCNP
8 18 (27.69%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (26.15%) Juniper
9 17 (26.15%) Firewall
10 16 (24.62%) VPN
10 16 (24.62%) Time Management
10 16 (24.62%) Windows Server
11 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
12 14 (21.54%) Citrix
12 14 (21.54%) Change Management
12 14 (21.54%) Network Monitoring
12 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (20.00%) Network Security
13 13 (20.00%) IP Telephony

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 9 (13.85%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (38.46%) WAN
2 20 (30.77%) LAN
3 19 (29.23%) SNMP
4 18 (27.69%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (27.69%) DHCP
4 18 (27.69%) DNS
5 17 (26.15%) Firewall
6 16 (24.62%) VPN
7 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 13 (20.00%) H.323
8 13 (20.00%) IP Telephony
8 13 (20.00%) Network Security
8 13 (20.00%) VLAN
9 10 (15.38%) Wireshark
10 9 (13.85%) MPLS
10 9 (13.85%) Unified Communications
11 8 (12.31%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (12.31%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (12.31%) OSPF
11 8 (12.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Marketing
3 5 (7.69%) Retail
4 4 (6.15%) Games
5 2 (3.08%) Publishing
5 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) Cisco Engineer
2 25 (38.46%) Network Engineer
3 16 (24.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Voice Engineer
5 11 (16.92%) IT Engineer
6 9 (13.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 9 (13.85%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Server Support
8 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) SAN Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Consultant
10 3 (4.62%) IP Network Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Network Support
10 3 (4.62%) Network Support Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Principal Consultant
10 3 (4.62%) Security Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) CMDB
2 7 (10.77%) Driving Licence
3 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.69%) PMI
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.08%) PKI
5 2 (3.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) Windows
2 16 (24.62%) Windows Server
3 10 (15.38%) Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Unix
5 1 (1.54%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (32.31%) ITIL
3 16 (24.62%) Time Management
4 14 (21.54%) Change Management
4 14 (21.54%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (18.46%) E-Commerce
6 10 (15.38%) Change Control
6 10 (15.38%) Fault Analysis
6 10 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
7 9 (13.85%) WFM
7 9 (13.85%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 7 (10.77%) Digital Forensics
8 7 (10.77%) Network Management
8 7 (10.77%) Patch Management
8 7 (10.77%) Project Management
8 7 (10.77%) Security Patching
9 5 (7.69%) Logistics
9 5 (7.69%) Open Source
9 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) SQL
2 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.77%) VBScript
3 5 (7.69%) C
4 2 (3.08%) Python
4 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (29.23%) CCNA
3 18 (27.69%) CCNP
4 9 (13.85%) CCNP Voice
5 6 (9.23%) CCVP
5 6 (9.23%) CEH
5 6 (9.23%) CISSP
6 5 (7.69%) MCSE
6 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (7.69%) PMI Certification
7 4 (6.15%) Degree
8 3 (4.62%) CISA
8 3 (4.62%) CISM
8 3 (4.62%) GCIA
8 3 (4.62%) GCIH
8 3 (4.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (4.62%) RHCE
8 3 (4.62%) SANS
9 2 (3.08%) MCITP
9 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.23%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.08%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.77%) vSphere
4 5 (7.69%) pfSense
5 2 (3.08%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (3.08%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) Cisco UCCE
2 9 (13.85%) Cacti
3 7 (10.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (10.77%) SCCM
3 7 (10.77%) WSUS
4 6 (9.23%) QRadar
5 5 (7.69%) Nagios
5 5 (7.69%) RANCID
5 5 (7.69%) SmokePing
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (4.62%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (4.62%) Nessus
6 3 (4.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (3.08%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 45 (69.23%) Cisco
2 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 18 (27.69%) VMware
4 17 (26.15%) Juniper
5 14 (21.54%) Citrix
6 12 (18.46%) Polycom
6 12 (18.46%) Verint
7 10 (15.38%) Symantec
8 9 (13.85%) F5
8 9 (13.85%) ServiceNow
8 9 (13.85%) Zeacom
9 8 (12.31%) Splunk
10 7 (10.77%) Avaya
10 7 (10.77%) Infoblox
10 7 (10.77%) Veeam
11 6 (9.23%) ArcSight
12 5 (7.69%) Sun
13 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
13 4 (6.15%) Crossbeam
14 3 (4.62%) Trustwave