The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 136 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.14% 0.40% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1157 1080 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.22% 53.52% 48.27%
Number of salaries quoted 969 845 714
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
Watford +10 3 £50,000 +5.26%
St Albans +4 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £50,000 -
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (55.56%) CCNA
4 10 (55.56%) WAN
5 8 (44.44%) Wireshark
6 7 (38.89%) VLAN
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) SNMP
6 7 (38.89%) MPLS
6 7 (38.89%) VRRP
6 7 (38.89%) Multicast
6 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
6 7 (38.89%) Driving Licence
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
7 6 (33.33%) LAN
7 6 (33.33%) Wireless
8 5 (27.78%) Games
8 5 (27.78%) Retail
8 5 (27.78%) Network Design
8 5 (27.78%) F5
8 5 (27.78%) High Availability
8 5 (27.78%) Project Planning
8 5 (27.78%) Crossbeam
8 5 (27.78%) BIG-IP
8 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (27.78%) Firewall
8 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (55.56%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) Wireshark
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (38.89%) MPLS
4 7 (38.89%) Multicast
4 7 (38.89%) SNMP
4 7 (38.89%) VLAN
4 7 (38.89%) VRRP
5 6 (33.33%) LAN
5 6 (33.33%) Wireless
6 5 (27.78%) 3G
6 5 (27.78%) ADSL
6 5 (27.78%) BIG-IP
6 5 (27.78%) DHCP
6 5 (27.78%) DNS
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) VPN
General
1 5 (27.78%) Games
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) SAN Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) IT Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Principal Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
1 7 (38.89%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (27.78%) High Availability
1 5 (27.78%) Network Design
1 5 (27.78%) Project Planning
2 3 (16.67%) SIEM
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITSM
3 2 (11.11%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (11.11%) Network Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (27.78%) CCNP
4 3 (16.67%) CEH
4 3 (16.67%) CISA
4 3 (16.67%) CISSP
4 3 (16.67%) GCIA
4 3 (16.67%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Cacti
2 3 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
2 5 (27.78%) Crossbeam
2 5 (27.78%) F5
2 5 (27.78%) Juniper
3 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 3 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 3 (16.67%) LogRhythm
3 3 (16.67%) Splunk
3 3 (16.67%) Trustwave
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Aruba