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 29 June 2015 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 61 93 76
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -17
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 38 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.00% 0.74% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 6.86% 1.32% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 13
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,826 £30,800 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,163 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,125
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.72%
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
554 756 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.69% 56.04% 51.42%
Number of salaries quoted 388 643 471
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 June 2015.

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 29 June 2015. 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 +9 22 - -
Basildon -1 4 - -
Chelmsford -2 4 £33,826 +1.99%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £45,000 -
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 41 (75.93%) VMware
1 41 (75.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 37 (68.52%) Citrix
3 36 (66.67%) SLA
3 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 35 (64.81%) ITIL
4 35 (64.81%) Active Directory
5 34 (62.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 30 (55.56%) Change Management
6 30 (55.56%) LDAP
6 30 (55.56%) DNS
6 30 (55.56%) DHCP
6 30 (55.56%) CMDB
6 30 (55.56%) Security Patching
7 21 (38.89%) Finance
8 17 (31.48%) Cisco
9 15 (27.78%) Time Management
10 14 (25.93%) Firewall
11 11 (20.37%) CCNA
11 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (14.81%) CCNP
12 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
13 7 (12.96%) Barracuda Networks
13 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
13 7 (12.96%) HP
13 7 (12.96%) Juniper
13 7 (12.96%) NetApp
13 7 (12.96%) Websense
14 6 (11.11%) H.323

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 30 (55.56%) LDAP
1 30 (55.56%) DHCP
1 30 (55.56%) DNS
2 14 (25.93%) Firewall
3 6 (11.11%) H.323
4 4 (7.41%) NetScreen
4 4 (7.41%) VPN
4 4 (7.41%) LAN
5 3 (5.56%) SAN
5 3 (5.56%) OSPF
5 3 (5.56%) BGP
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (5.56%) Unified Communications
5 3 (5.56%) FWSM
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Server Support
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 7 (12.96%) Network Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Team Leader
4 5 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.26%) Service Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Systems Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Service Desk Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Network Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 30 (55.56%) CMDB
2 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.56%) iSeries
4 3 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (64.81%) ITIL
2 34 (62.96%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (55.56%) Change Management
3 30 (55.56%) Security Patching
4 15 (27.78%) Time Management
5 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.11%) Change Control
6 6 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.70%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) CCNA
1 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.81%) CCNP
3 4 (7.41%) MCP
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) CCSA
3 4 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.41%) MCTS
3 4 (7.41%) MCITP
3 4 (7.41%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.70%) PMP
4 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (75.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (64.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (5.56%) HP SIM
2 3 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (3.70%) Nagios
3 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (75.93%) VMware
2 37 (68.52%) Citrix
3 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 17 (31.48%) Cisco
5 7 (12.96%) HP
5 7 (12.96%) Juniper
5 7 (12.96%) NetApp
5 7 (12.96%) Barracuda Networks
5 7 (12.96%) Websense
6 4 (7.41%) Infoblox
6 4 (7.41%) F5
6 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
6 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.41%) Avaya
6 4 (7.41%) Nortel
7 3 (5.56%) IBM
7 3 (5.56%) Polycom