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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 139 140 134
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 12 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.53% 0.28% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.59% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 13
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1256 1194 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.77% 47.87% 52.29%
Number of salaries quoted 994 952 1131
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,136 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram 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 24 April 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
St Albans - 7 £50,000 -
Watford +6 2 £36,000 -10.00%
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (42.11%) LAN
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) Wireless
5 7 (36.84%) MVC
5 7 (36.84%) IPsec
5 7 (36.84%) VLAN
5 7 (36.84%) VPN
5 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) C#
5 7 (36.84%) HTML
5 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 7 (36.84%) .NET
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
5 7 (36.84%) JIRA
5 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
5 7 (36.84%) QA
5 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (36.84%) SaaS
5 7 (36.84%) Confluence
5 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 7 (36.84%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (36.84%) SpecFlow
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (36.84%) Confluence
1 7 (36.84%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) LAN
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
1 8 (42.11%) Wireless
2 7 (36.84%) IPsec
2 7 (36.84%) VPN
2 7 (36.84%) VLAN
2 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (31.58%) Network Security
3 6 (31.58%) DNS
3 6 (31.58%) WAN
3 6 (31.58%) DHCP
4 5 (26.32%) IP Telephony
5 4 (21.05%) SSL
5 4 (21.05%) NAS
6 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
6 3 (15.79%) ADSL
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (15.79%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
1 7 (36.84%) JIRA
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (36.84%) SpecFlow
1 7 (36.84%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Junior
5 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
1 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (36.84%) HTML5
1 7 (36.84%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (21.05%) Statistics
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Blog
3 2 (10.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 7 (36.84%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) VBScript
3 3 (15.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNP
3 4 (21.05%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
2 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) Cacti
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) F5
2 7 (36.84%) AppDynamics
3 4 (21.05%) Splunk
3 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Crossbeam
4 3 (15.79%) IronPort
4 3 (15.79%) Veeam
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) Sophos
5 1 (5.26%) Aruba
5 1 (5.26%) Sun