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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 87 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 6 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.57% 1.00% 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 2.25% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 13
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
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
442 622 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.82% 44.43% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 299 452 535
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -5 5 - -
Chelmsford -7 1 £41,500 +27.69%
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Change Control
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (58.33%) Security Patching
4 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) Change Management
5 6 (50.00%) SAN
6 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (33.33%) DHCP
7 4 (33.33%) LDAP
7 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) Time Management
7 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (25.00%) Investment Management
8 3 (25.00%) Office 365
8 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (25.00%) Banking

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) LDAP
4 2 (16.67%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) H.323
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) OSPF
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Change Control
3 7 (58.33%) Change Management
3 7 (58.33%) Security Patching
4 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 3 (25.00%) Investment Management
5 3 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) Data Management
7 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (8.33%) Office Automation
7 1 (8.33%) Security Management
7 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) MetaFrame
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Avaya
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 2 (16.67%) Polycom
4 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 2 (16.67%) Verint
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) IBM