The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Essex region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 81 72 92
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 7 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.60% 1.67% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 3.23% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 4
Average salary £33,163 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.03% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -16.47%
Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
616 589 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.38% 51.71% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 531 517 522
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolarWinds
East of England

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 1 August 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
Chelmsford - 4 £33,163 -
Basildon +10 3 £31,000 +3.33%
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 7 (50.00%) MS Office
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) HP
2 6 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 6 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 2000
2 6 (42.86%) AS400
2 6 (42.86%) AWD
2 6 (42.86%) iSeries
2 6 (42.86%) HP SIM
3 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Mitel
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Aruba
4 4 (28.57%) CCNP
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (21.43%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) BCP
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Back Office
5 3 (21.43%) Nagios
5 3 (21.43%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (21.43%) OpenView
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) MPLS
1 3 (21.43%) ADSL
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) VoIP
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
1 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Back Office
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) AS400
1 6 (42.86%) iSeries
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 2000
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) BCP
1 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Tivoli
1 6 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (42.86%) HP SIM
2 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (21.43%) Nagios
3 3 (21.43%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (21.43%) OpenView
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM
4 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) HP
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) Mitel
3 4 (28.57%) Aruba
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Apple