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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 85 73 106
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 12 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.20% 2.07% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 4.70% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 5
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
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
447 574 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.61% 44.05% 57.62%
Number of salaries quoted 319 433 656
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 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
(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
Harlow - 5 £52,500 -
Brentwood 0 4 - -
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 21 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (66.67%) CCNP
3 17 (56.67%) Cisco
3 17 (56.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (53.33%) ITIL
5 14 (46.67%) SLA
5 14 (46.67%) Time Management
6 12 (40.00%) Polycom
6 12 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (40.00%) Cisco UCCE
6 12 (40.00%) Verint
6 12 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
6 12 (40.00%) CCNA
6 12 (40.00%) H.323
6 12 (40.00%) Finance
7 9 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (30.00%) Information Security
7 9 (30.00%) Symantec
7 9 (30.00%) CISM
7 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
7 9 (30.00%) CISSP
7 9 (30.00%) Unix
7 9 (30.00%) Linux
7 9 (30.00%) MCSE
7 9 (30.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 9 (30.00%) Zeacom
7 9 (30.00%) ServiceNow
7 9 (30.00%) Network Security

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) H.323
2 9 (30.00%) Network Security
2 9 (30.00%) Unified Communications
2 9 (30.00%) Wireshark
3 6 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 5 (16.67%) DHCP
4 5 (16.67%) DNS
4 5 (16.67%) LDAP
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (10.00%) Firewall
5 3 (10.00%) LAN
5 3 (10.00%) MPLS
5 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.00%) WAN
5 3 (10.00%) Wireless
5 3 (10.00%) WLAN
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco ICM
6 2 (6.67%) Telepresence
6 2 (6.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Publishing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 12 (40.00%) Voice Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Operations Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Security Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Security Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix Support
6 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (16.67%) CMDB
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
1 9 (30.00%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (53.33%) ITIL
3 14 (46.67%) Time Management
4 12 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (30.00%) Change Control
5 9 (30.00%) Fault Analysis
5 9 (30.00%) Information Security
5 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (30.00%) Security Operations
5 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (30.00%) WFM
5 9 (30.00%) Workforce Optimisation
6 8 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 8 (26.67%) TOGAF
7 6 (20.00%) BCP
7 6 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 6 (20.00%) SIEM
7 6 (20.00%) Workflow
8 5 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) C
1 8 (26.67%) Python
1 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (66.67%) CCNP
3 12 (40.00%) CCNA
4 9 (30.00%) CCNP Voice
4 9 (30.00%) CEH
4 9 (30.00%) CISM
4 9 (30.00%) CISSP
4 9 (30.00%) MCSE
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (30.00%) SANS
5 8 (26.67%) Degree
6 6 (20.00%) CCVP
6 6 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 6 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (10.00%) RHCE
8 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) SLA
2 8 (26.67%) ISO27002
3 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 9 (30.00%) Nessus
2 9 (30.00%) QRadar
2 9 (30.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (6.67%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) Polycom
2 12 (40.00%) Verint
3 9 (30.00%) ArcSight
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (30.00%) ServiceNow
3 9 (30.00%) Symantec
3 9 (30.00%) Zeacom
4 6 (20.00%) HP
4 6 (20.00%) IBM
4 6 (20.00%) Splunk
5 5 (16.67%) Citrix
5 5 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp