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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 129 - 162
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.39% - 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% - 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
1094 940 1464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.63% 48.88% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 855 692 1176
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 January 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
Watford - 4 £47,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £45,000 -
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 25 (64.10%) Cisco
2 22 (56.41%) VPN
2 22 (56.41%) Firewall
3 20 (51.28%) Wireless
3 20 (51.28%) VoIP
4 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 18 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (43.59%) MPLS
5 17 (43.59%) Windows
5 17 (43.59%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (41.03%) VMware
7 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
8 14 (35.90%) CCNP
9 13 (33.33%) OSPF
9 13 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 13 (33.33%) BGP
9 13 (33.33%) UNIX
9 13 (33.33%) LAN
9 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
10 12 (30.77%) ITIL
10 12 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (28.21%) Finance
11 11 (28.21%) WAN
11 11 (28.21%) Change Control
12 10 (25.64%) VCP5
12 10 (25.64%) VCP4
12 10 (25.64%) MCP
12 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.82%) Lync
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) VPN
1 22 (56.41%) Firewall
2 20 (51.28%) Wireless
2 20 (51.28%) VoIP
3 17 (43.59%) MPLS
3 17 (43.59%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (33.33%) OSPF
4 13 (33.33%) BGP
4 13 (33.33%) LAN
5 12 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (28.21%) WAN
7 10 (25.64%) VPLS
8 7 (17.95%) Wireshark
8 7 (17.95%) VLAN
8 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (17.95%) IPsec
9 6 (15.38%) DNS
9 6 (15.38%) Network Security
10 5 (12.82%) ADSL
10 5 (12.82%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Billing
3 2 (5.13%) Local Government
3 2 (5.13%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Network Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Data Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Network Support
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Business Data Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Exchange Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.26%) Statistics
2 3 (7.69%) Handset
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Blog
3 2 (5.13%) FMCG
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (33.33%) UNIX
4 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) AIX
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) Change Control
3 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
3 10 (25.64%) Document Management
4 8 (20.51%) Service Management
5 7 (17.95%) CRM
5 7 (17.95%) Validation
5 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Data Cleansing
5 7 (17.95%) Analytics
5 7 (17.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.13%) Line Management
8 2 (5.13%) Network Design
8 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
3 1 (2.56%) VB
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (35.90%) CCNP
3 10 (25.64%) MCP
3 10 (25.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (25.64%) MBCS
3 10 (25.64%) VCP4
3 10 (25.64%) VCP5
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (15.38%) MCSE
5 5 (12.82%) CCNA
5 5 (12.82%) MCTS
5 5 (12.82%) MCITP
5 5 (12.82%) VCAP
6 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.69%) CCIE
8 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (7.69%) Cacti
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco
2 16 (41.03%) VMware
3 10 (25.64%) Blue Coat
4 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.95%) Business Objects
5 7 (17.95%) F5
6 5 (12.82%) Meru Networks
6 5 (12.82%) Aruba
6 5 (12.82%) Mitel
6 5 (12.82%) IBM
7 4 (10.26%) Splunk
7 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
8 3 (7.69%) HP
8 3 (7.69%) Juniper
8 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.69%) Crossbeam
9 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.56%) IronPort
10 1 (2.56%) Veeam
10 1 (2.56%) Sophos