The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 518 597 606
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +9
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 398 257 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.54% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 329 222 269
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -10.00%
SolarWinds
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51122 47976 53391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.17% 47.60% 48.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41008 39753 45218
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in England

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in England

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in England

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in England

SolarWinds
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
London +27 176 £50,000 +4.95% 16
South East +52 100 £35,000 - 14
East of England +10 48 £37,500 -12.79% 6
Yorkshire -17 37 £42,750 +14.00% 7
North West 0 17 £26,500 -24.28% 1
West Midlands +4 10 £32,604 -13.05% 1
South West -31 9 £55,000 +15.78% 2
East Midlands -15 1 £40,000 -11.60%
SolarWinds
UK

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 404 (55.04%) Cisco
2 354 (48.23%) Windows
3 257 (35.01%) VMware
4 251 (34.20%) Firewall
5 244 (33.24%) WAN
6 236 (32.15%) Cisco Certification
7 231 (31.47%) HP
8 225 (30.65%) ITIL
9 221 (30.11%) Active Directory
10 210 (28.61%) Microsoft
11 204 (27.79%) LAN
12 179 (24.39%) SQL
13 164 (22.34%) CheckPoint
13 164 (22.34%) Windows Server 2008
14 161 (21.93%) VPN
14 161 (21.93%) CCNP
15 156 (21.25%) MS Excel
16 155 (21.12%) MS Exchange
17 151 (20.57%) SAN
18 139 (18.94%) VoIP
18 139 (18.94%) VMware Infrastructure
19 135 (18.39%) MPLS
20 134 (18.26%) Citrix
21 133 (18.12%) DNS
22 132 (17.98%) Cisco ASA
23 128 (17.44%) F5
23 128 (17.44%) Juniper
24 126 (17.17%) Finance
25 116 (15.80%) Windows Server 2012
26 113 (15.40%) BGP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 155 (21.12%) MS Exchange
2 84 (11.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (5.59%) SharePoint
4 38 (5.18%) IIS
5 37 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 35 (4.77%) Lync
7 20 (2.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 20 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (1.91%) Apache
10 10 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (1.09%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.82%) Moodle
13 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.41%) SAS
13 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.14%) Jetty
15 1 (0.14%) CMS
Applications
1 156 (21.25%) MS Excel
2 52 (7.08%) MS Office
3 23 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.95%) AWD
2 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.41%) RMDS
3 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Summit
4 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.23%) Office 365
2 8 (1.09%) SaaS
3 7 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.95%) IaaS
4 6 (0.82%) IBM SmartCloud
4 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) GitHub
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 251 (34.20%) Firewall
2 244 (33.24%) WAN
3 204 (27.79%) LAN
4 161 (21.93%) VPN
5 151 (20.57%) SAN
6 139 (18.94%) VoIP
7 135 (18.39%) MPLS
8 133 (18.12%) DNS
9 132 (17.98%) Cisco ASA
10 113 (15.40%) BGP
11 104 (14.17%) Wireless
12 103 (14.03%) OSPF
13 97 (13.22%) DHCP
14 93 (12.67%) TCP/IP
15 81 (11.04%) Network Security
16 68 (9.26%) Internet
17 64 (8.72%) EIGRP
18 54 (7.36%) Cisco Nexus
19 51 (6.95%) IP Telephony
20 50 (6.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (12.13%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.13%) MySQL
3 13 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.09%) Big Data
4 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (0.82%) Informix
6 5 (0.68%) BusinessObjects XI
6 5 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.54%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Subversion
1 4 (0.54%) JIRA
1 4 (0.54%) Git (software)
1 4 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (0.54%) Hudson
1 4 (0.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 126 (17.17%) Finance
2 50 (6.81%) Law
3 49 (6.68%) Telecoms
4 30 (4.09%) Legal
5 14 (1.91%) Retail
6 13 (1.77%) Banking
6 13 (1.77%) Back Office
7 11 (1.50%) Games
8 8 (1.09%) Advertising
9 6 (0.82%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.68%) Marketing
10 5 (0.68%) Billing
11 4 (0.54%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.27%) Local Government
12 2 (0.27%) Electronics
12 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 187 (25.48%) Network Engineer
2 117 (15.94%) Analyst
3 105 (14.31%) Support Engineer
4 71 (9.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 67 (9.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 62 (8.45%) Security Engineer
7 46 (6.27%) Network Security Engineer
8 45 (6.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 40 (5.45%) Network Analyst
10 34 (4.63%) Architect
11 32 (4.36%) Senior Security Engineer
11 32 (4.36%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 31 (4.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 29 (3.95%) Operations Engineer
14 28 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
14 28 (3.81%) Support Analyst
14 28 (3.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 26 (3.54%) Consultant
16 25 (3.41%) Infrastructure Technician
17 24 (3.27%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.86%) HTML
2 16 (2.18%) Web Services
3 12 (1.63%) XML
3 12 (1.63%) LAMP
4 10 (1.36%) COM
5 8 (1.09%) .NET
6 6 (0.82%) Middleware
7 5 (0.68%) Memcached
8 4 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (0.54%) REST
8 4 (0.54%) SOAP
8 4 (0.54%) WCF
9 3 (0.41%) Rendezvous
9 3 (0.41%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.27%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.27%) ServiceStack
10 2 (0.27%) WSH
11 1 (0.14%) DCOM
11 1 (0.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.13%) Video Conferencing
2 38 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 36 (4.90%) Clustering
4 33 (4.50%) Replication
4 33 (4.50%) Statistics
5 19 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 14 (1.91%) CESG
7 13 (1.77%) SecurID
7 13 (1.77%) PKI
8 11 (1.50%) CLARiiON
9 10 (1.36%) Firmware
9 10 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.23%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.09%) Thin Client
11 8 (1.09%) Handset
11 8 (1.09%) Fat Client
12 7 (0.95%) iSeries
12 7 (0.95%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.95%) AS400
12 7 (0.95%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 354 (48.23%) Windows
2 164 (22.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 116 (15.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 100 (13.62%) Linux
5 74 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (5.86%) UNIX
7 34 (4.63%) Windows 7
8 30 (4.09%) Solaris
9 28 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.77%) Windows 2000
11 10 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (1.09%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.09%) Windows Vista
12 8 (1.09%) AIX
12 8 (1.09%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.68%) Android
14 4 (0.54%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.54%) SUSE
15 2 (0.27%) CentOS
16 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (30.65%) ITIL
2 111 (15.12%) Network Monitoring
3 89 (12.13%) Network Management
4 63 (8.58%) Change Management
5 58 (7.90%) Load Balancing
6 52 (7.08%) Problem Management
6 52 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 39 (5.31%) Service Management
8 36 (4.90%) Capacity Planning
9 34 (4.63%) Business Continuity
9 34 (4.63%) Incident Management
10 32 (4.36%) Service Delivery
10 32 (4.36%) Kalman Filter
11 31 (4.22%) Performance Monitoring
12 29 (3.95%) Capacity Management
12 29 (3.95%) PRINCE2
13 28 (3.81%) Project Management
13 28 (3.81%) Network Design
13 28 (3.81%) WAN Optimisation
14 27 (3.68%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 179 (24.39%) SQL
2 44 (5.99%) PowerShell
3 31 (4.22%) Perl
4 25 (3.41%) C
5 20 (2.72%) Python
6 14 (1.91%) VB
6 14 (1.91%) Java
6 14 (1.91%) PHP
7 12 (1.63%) Bash Shell
8 9 (1.23%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.68%) Ruby
9 5 (0.68%) VBScript
10 3 (0.41%) C#
11 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.27%) JCL
11 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 236 (32.15%) Cisco Certification
2 161 (21.93%) CCNP
3 108 (14.71%) CCNA
4 88 (11.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 82 (11.17%) Degree
6 80 (10.90%) Security Cleared
7 68 (9.26%) MCSE
8 48 (6.54%) SC Cleared
9 31 (4.22%) MCSA
10 30 (4.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 24 (3.27%) CCIE
12 21 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (2.18%) Network+ Certification
13 16 (2.18%) CCSA
14 14 (1.91%) MCITP
15 13 (1.77%) DV Cleared
16 10 (1.36%) CISSP
17 9 (1.23%) MOS
17 9 (1.23%) CCIP
18 7 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (14.31%) SLA
2 14 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.41%) QA
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 221 (30.11%) Active Directory
2 139 (18.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (12.67%) Hyper-V
4 66 (8.99%) XenApp
4 66 (8.99%) vSphere
5 41 (5.59%) VMware ESX
6 31 (4.22%) XenDesktop
7 28 (3.81%) ISA Server
8 26 (3.54%) Forefront TMG
8 26 (3.54%) UAG
9 18 (2.45%) Terminal Services
10 12 (1.63%) NFS
10 12 (1.63%) Snort
11 11 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (1.36%) IAG
13 7 (0.95%) XenServer
13 7 (0.95%) Xen
13 7 (0.95%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.68%) Varnish
14 5 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 110 (14.99%) SCOM
2 102 (13.90%) Nagios
3 86 (11.72%) SolarWinds Orion
4 68 (9.26%) SCCM
5 62 (8.45%) OpenView
6 46 (6.27%) Cisco CUCM
7 44 (5.99%) Cacti
8 43 (5.86%) CiscoWorks
9 41 (5.59%) HP SIM
10 40 (5.45%) WSUS
11 30 (4.09%) Puppet
12 27 (3.68%) Cisco UCCX
13 23 (3.13%) CA Spectrum
14 22 (3.00%) Tivoli
14 22 (3.00%) MOM
15 20 (2.72%) EMC NetWorker
16 18 (2.45%) Netcool
17 17 (2.32%) OPNET
17 17 (2.32%) NetBackup
17 17 (2.32%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 404 (55.04%) Cisco
2 257 (35.01%) VMware
3 231 (31.47%) HP
4 210 (28.61%) Microsoft
5 164 (22.34%) CheckPoint
6 134 (18.26%) Citrix
7 128 (17.44%) Juniper
7 128 (17.44%) F5
8 73 (9.95%) Riverbed
9 58 (7.90%) Dell
10 52 (7.08%) EMC
11 47 (6.40%) NetApp
12 45 (6.13%) Aruba
13 43 (5.86%) Red Hat
14 41 (5.59%) Symantec
15 33 (4.50%) IBM
16 30 (4.09%) Nortel
17 29 (3.95%) BMC
17 29 (3.95%) ProCurve
18 27 (3.68%) Splunk
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, private medica
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Salary & package reflects the seniority of this post. please call.
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago