The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 49 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.56% 0.75% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 1.22% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
SolarWinds
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Vendors Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
230 164 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 71.88% 61.19% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 193 129 83
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Farnborough region.

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Farnborough

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) Snort
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) WPA2
2 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) FortiGate
2 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) Check_MK
3 3 (42.86%) Network Management
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) DMZ

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) WPA2
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) DMZ
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Network Management
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) FortiGate
1 4 (57.14%) Check_MK
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) VMware