The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 1 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 73 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 13 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.13% 1.67% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 3.32% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 4
Average salary £49,250 £32,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.53% -53.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
SolarWinds
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
541 572 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 47.17% 50.31% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 419 479 396
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Essex

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Essex

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Brentwood -8 5 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Colchester - 5 - -
Harlow - 2 £40,500 -
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (54.55%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) Finance
3 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) CCNP
4 7 (31.82%) HP
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (31.82%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (27.27%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) H.323
6 5 (22.73%) Tivoli
6 5 (22.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) IBM
6 5 (22.73%) VPN
6 5 (22.73%) MS Office
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000
6 5 (22.73%) AS400
6 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (22.73%) AWD
6 5 (22.73%) SCOM
6 5 (22.73%) iSeries
6 5 (22.73%) HP SIM
6 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (18.18%) Aruba
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (18.18%) Mitel
7 4 (18.18%) CCNA
7 4 (18.18%) SAN
7 4 (18.18%) OSPF

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) H.323
2 5 (22.73%) VPN
3 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 4 (18.18%) OSPF
4 3 (13.64%) MPLS
4 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) HSRP
5 2 (9.09%) FCoE
5 2 (9.09%) NAS
5 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.55%) BGP
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.55%) FWSM
6 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Support Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Data Centre Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Telephony Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) AS400
1 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (22.73%) iSeries
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
2 3 (13.64%) Time Management
2 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) Data Privacy
3 2 (9.09%) Network Management
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) BCP
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CCNP
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (22.73%) Tivoli
2 5 (22.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (22.73%) SCOM
2 5 (22.73%) HP SIM
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) HP
3 5 (22.73%) IBM
4 4 (18.18%) Aruba
4 4 (18.18%) Mitel
5 3 (13.64%) Polycom
6 2 (9.09%) Google
6 2 (9.09%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
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