The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 156 173 187
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 15 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.47% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £52,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
SolarWinds
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1338 1596 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.59% 45.70% 43.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 1237 1309
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Leeds

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Leeds

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (62.96%) Cisco
2 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 15 (55.56%) Hadoop
3 13 (48.15%) Windows
3 13 (48.15%) CA
4 12 (44.44%) Linux
4 12 (44.44%) ArcSight
4 12 (44.44%) SIEM
4 12 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (40.74%) Cyberthreat
5 11 (40.74%) Security Operations
5 11 (40.74%) Security Operations Centre
5 11 (40.74%) HP
5 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
6 10 (37.04%) Firewall
6 10 (37.04%) Clustering
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (33.33%) Symantec
7 9 (33.33%) Big Data
7 9 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
8 8 (29.63%) LAN
8 8 (29.63%) WAN
8 8 (29.63%) Finance
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.93%) SolarWinds Orion
9 7 (25.93%) VPN
9 7 (25.93%) CCNP
9 7 (25.93%) Python

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (11.11%) CloudStack
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (29.63%) LAN
2 8 (29.63%) WAN
3 7 (25.93%) VPN
4 6 (22.22%) HSRP
4 6 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (22.22%) VRRP
5 5 (18.52%) SSL
5 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
6 4 (14.81%) BGP
6 4 (14.81%) DMVPN
6 4 (14.81%) EIGRP
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (11.11%) DNS
7 3 (11.11%) IPsec
7 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 3 (11.11%) Network Security
7 3 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) Hadoop
2 9 (33.33%) Big Data
3 6 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (22.22%) MySQL
3 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) iGaming
2 2 (7.41%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Applications Support
1 7 (25.93%) Applications Support Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Network Engineer
1 7 (25.93%) Support Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Cyberthreat
1 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
1 11 (40.74%) Security Operations Centre
2 10 (37.04%) Clustering
3 6 (22.22%) Cybercrime
4 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
5 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
6 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.41%) Social Gaming
7 1 (3.70%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) CentOS
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (44.44%) SIEM
3 11 (40.74%) Security Operations
4 7 (25.93%) Change Management
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL V3
4 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
4 7 (25.93%) Service Management
5 6 (22.22%) Analytics
5 6 (22.22%) BPEL
5 6 (22.22%) BPMN
5 6 (22.22%) Data Analytics
5 6 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (22.22%) Requirements Management
5 6 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 6 (22.22%) SysML
5 6 (22.22%) System Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (14.81%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 7 (25.93%) Python
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.93%) CCNP
3 4 (14.81%) CCNA
3 4 (14.81%) CCSP
4 3 (11.11%) CCDE
4 3 (11.11%) CCIE
4 3 (11.11%) CCSA
4 3 (11.11%) CCSE
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.70%) CCDA
5 1 (3.70%) CCDP
5 1 (3.70%) CISSP
5 1 (3.70%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 6 (22.22%) WSUS
3 5 (18.52%) Cacti
3 5 (18.52%) Graphite
3 5 (18.52%) Nagios
3 5 (18.52%) Opsview
4 3 (11.11%) Ansible
4 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (11.11%) Puppet
4 3 (11.11%) Salt
5 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) CA
3 12 (44.44%) ArcSight
4 11 (40.74%) HP
5 9 (33.33%) Symantec
6 7 (25.93%) Palo Alto
7 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat
7 6 (22.22%) FireEye
7 6 (22.22%) Forcepoint
7 6 (22.22%) Hortonworks
7 6 (22.22%) Intel
7 6 (22.22%) Juniper
8 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
9 4 (14.81%) VMware
10 3 (11.11%) F5
10 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
11 2 (7.41%) Citrix
11 2 (7.41%) CommVault
11 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
12 1 (3.70%) Infoblox