The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hertfordshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 131 129 151
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 17 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.68% 0.14% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1328 1126 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.42% 52.72% 50.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 830 1038
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolarWinds
East of England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 - 9 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -4 5 £27,500 -24.65%
St Albans - 1 £47,500 -
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 20 (83.33%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) WAN
2 12 (50.00%) DHCP
3 11 (45.83%) VPN
4 10 (41.67%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) DNS
4 10 (41.67%) HP
4 10 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (37.50%) Firewall
5 9 (37.50%) Aruba
6 8 (33.33%) LAN
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (33.33%) Time Management
6 8 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (29.17%) IIS
7 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
7 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
7 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
7 7 (29.17%) CCNP
7 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
7 7 (29.17%) EMC
7 7 (29.17%) Citrix
7 7 (29.17%) CommVault
7 7 (29.17%) NetApp
7 7 (29.17%) Thin Client
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (29.17%) IIS
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
1 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
1 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint Server
1 7 (29.17%) Lync
1 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) WAN
1 12 (50.00%) DHCP
2 11 (45.83%) VPN
3 10 (41.67%) DNS
3 10 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (37.50%) Firewall
5 8 (33.33%) LAN
6 6 (25.00%) VoIP
6 6 (25.00%) MPLS
7 5 (20.83%) OSPF
7 5 (20.83%) BGP
7 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
7 5 (20.83%) Wireless
7 5 (20.83%) IPsec
7 5 (20.83%) Network Security
8 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
9 3 (12.50%) VLAN
9 3 (12.50%) 802.11
9 3 (12.50%) VRRP
9 3 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Server Support
2 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Server Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Server Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Wintel Support
2 7 (29.17%) Wintel Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planner
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
1 7 (29.17%) Thin Client
1 7 (29.17%) CLARiiON
1 7 (29.17%) Fat Client
1 7 (29.17%) FlexPod
2 5 (20.83%) Handset
3 2 (8.33%) Online Games
3 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (29.17%) Windows 2000 Server
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) Solaris
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (33.33%) Time Management
3 7 (29.17%) Business Continuity
3 7 (29.17%) BCP
3 7 (29.17%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (20.83%) Asset Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) ITSM
6 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 3 (12.50%) Network Design
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.50%) SIEM
6 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) CCDE
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) CCIE
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware ESX
1 7 (29.17%) XenApp
1 7 (29.17%) XenDesktop
1 7 (29.17%) vSphere
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (29.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (29.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (12.50%) OpenView
3 3 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (8.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) HP
3 9 (37.50%) Aruba
4 7 (29.17%) CommVault
4 7 (29.17%) NetApp
4 7 (29.17%) Symantec
4 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 7 (29.17%) Mitel
4 7 (29.17%) Fortinet
4 7 (29.17%) EMC
4 7 (29.17%) Citrix
5 6 (25.00%) Dell
6 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
6 5 (20.83%) Meru Networks
7 3 (12.50%) ArcSight
7 3 (12.50%) Sun
7 3 (12.50%) Compuware
8 2 (8.33%) Juniper
8 2 (8.33%) F5
8 2 (8.33%) Crossbeam