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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 82 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 6 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.59% 1.78% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 1.55% 4.30% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 7
Median salary £41,500 £38,750 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.09% -20.10%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
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
388 535 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 38.08% 41.44% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 284 390 402
Median salary £48,500 £39,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.35% -4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,930 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £55,000
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 1 October 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 -10 5 - -
Chelmsford -3 1 £41,500 +27.69%
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) SAN
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Change Control
3 6 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (35.71%) Security Patching
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (35.71%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) MCSE
4 5 (35.71%) LDAP
4 5 (35.71%) DHCP
4 5 (35.71%) DNS
4 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) CISM
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (28.57%) Information Security
5 4 (28.57%) Nessus
5 4 (28.57%) CEH
5 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Python

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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) LDAP
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 2 (14.29%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) H.323
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Security Operations Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Change Control
3 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) Security Patching
4 4 (28.57%) BCP
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security
4 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 4 (28.57%) SIEM
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
4 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (21.43%) Investment Management
5 3 (21.43%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
1 4 (28.57%) Python
1 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
2 4 (28.57%) CEH
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CISM
2 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (28.57%) SANS
2 4 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (28.57%) ISO27002
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 6 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) MetaFrame
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
2 3 (21.43%) Xen
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Nessus
1 4 (28.57%) QRadar
1 4 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) HP
2 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) ArcSight
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Splunk
3 4 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 2 (14.29%) Polycom
4 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (14.29%) Verint