The first table below looks at the demand for SolarWinds Orion skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 3 months to 29 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 of the Systems Management category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 182 139 148
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +9
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 4 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.59% 3.10% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Systems Management Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
251 226 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.82% 8.86% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 213 168 113
Average salary £41,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.29%
SolarWinds Orion
West Yorkshire

SolarWinds Orion
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SolarWinds Orion Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SolarWinds Orion
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SolarWinds Orion Salary Trend in Leeds

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing SolarWinds Orion 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 Orion.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (80.00%) Hudson
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) CCIE
2 4 (80.00%) CCSP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) IBM XIV
2 4 (80.00%) Opsview
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (80.00%) CCDE
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Cacti
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) Veritas Cluster Server

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing SolarWinds Orion 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 Orion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) Informix
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Hudson
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Engineering Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (80.00%) IBM XIV
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCIE
1 4 (80.00%) CCSP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (80.00%) CCDE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
1 4 (80.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (80.00%) Cacti
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Opsview
2 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Veritas
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft