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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 79 71 80
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 8 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.73% 1.90% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 3.76% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 5
Average salary £37,750 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.11% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.97% -4.11%
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
524 559 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 47.81% 50.68% 50.88%
Number of salaries quoted 411 471 419
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
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 19 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
Colchester - 4 - - 2
Harlow - 2 £40,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £33,163 -
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
2 7 (41.18%) HP
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (35.29%) iSeries
3 6 (35.29%) HP SIM
3 6 (35.29%) AS400
3 6 (35.29%) AWD
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Tivoli
3 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (35.29%) IBM
3 6 (35.29%) MS Office
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 2000
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) SCOM
5 4 (23.53%) Mitel
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Aruba
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) CCNA
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) Back Office
6 3 (17.65%) Nagios

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) VPN
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) HSRP
2 3 (17.65%) MPLS
2 3 (17.65%) OSPF
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) NAS
3 1 (5.88%) FCoE
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) AS400
1 6 (35.29%) iSeries
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 2000
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
1 3 (17.65%) BCP
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Network Management
2 2 (11.76%) Data Privacy
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNP
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (35.29%) HP SIM
2 6 (35.29%) Tivoli
2 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (23.53%) SCOM
4 3 (17.65%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (17.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
1 7 (41.18%) HP
2 6 (35.29%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) Mitel
3 4 (23.53%) Aruba
4 1 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical, etc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Salary & package reflects the seniority of this post. please call.
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Extremely competitive packages on offer.
Posted: 4 days ago