The table below looks at the statistics for WhatsUp Gold skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank - 936 972
Permanent jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.040% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
WhatsUp Gold
UK

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

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7898 7430 7323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.16% 7.20% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6433 5938 5820
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

WhatsUp Gold
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WhatsUp Gold Jobs Demand Trend in England

WhatsUp Gold
Salary Trend in England

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

WhatsUp Gold Salary Trend in England

WhatsUp Gold
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Back Office
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (37.50%) WSUS
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Symantec
4 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (37.50%) Sophos
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) SNMP
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) HP SIM
4 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010

WhatsUp Gold
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SNMP
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) ADSL
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Products Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (37.50%) HP SIM
2 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) WSUS
3 1 (12.50%) Control-M
3 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (12.50%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (12.50%) QRadar
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
3 1 (12.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 3 (37.50%) Sophos
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) Meraki
5 1 (12.50%) Mitel
5 1 (12.50%) SevOne
5 1 (12.50%) Spiceworks
5 1 (12.50%) Tripwire