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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 144 147 150
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 44 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.16% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 1.00% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 43 7 9
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +8.43%
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
1887 1403 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.85% 47.92% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1392 1121 978
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 31 October 2014.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Leeds

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 37 (56.06%) Cisco
1 37 (56.06%) CCNP
1 37 (56.06%) Cisco Certification
1 37 (56.06%) Firewall
2 31 (46.97%) Windows
3 28 (42.42%) SAN
4 23 (34.85%) Finance
5 22 (33.33%) LAN
5 22 (33.33%) WAN
6 20 (30.30%) SQL
6 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
6 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
6 20 (30.30%) MPLS
6 20 (30.30%) OSPF
6 20 (30.30%) BGP
7 19 (28.79%) HP
7 19 (28.79%) Load Balancing
8 18 (27.27%) VoIP
9 17 (25.76%) MS Excel
10 16 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (24.24%) EIGRP
11 15 (22.73%) Degree
12 12 (18.18%) F5
13 11 (16.67%) Network Management
13 11 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (16.67%) DHCP
13 11 (16.67%) VPN
13 11 (16.67%) SLA
13 11 (16.67%) Linux
13 11 (16.67%) Legal

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 9 (13.64%) Apache
1 9 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (25.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (56.06%) Firewall
2 28 (42.42%) SAN
3 22 (33.33%) LAN
3 22 (33.33%) WAN
4 20 (30.30%) MPLS
4 20 (30.30%) OSPF
4 20 (30.30%) BGP
5 18 (27.27%) VoIP
6 16 (24.24%) EIGRP
7 11 (16.67%) SSH
7 11 (16.67%) DHCP
7 11 (16.67%) VPN
7 11 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (15.15%) SNMP
9 9 (13.64%) Network Security
10 8 (12.12%) NAS
10 8 (12.12%) Internet
11 7 (10.61%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
11 7 (10.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (15.15%) MySQL
3 8 (12.12%) Informix
3 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.12%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.52%) Redis
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Subversion
1 8 (12.12%) JIRA
1 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 8 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.61%) Hudson
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Legal
3 8 (12.12%) Games
4 7 (10.61%) Law
5 5 (7.58%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
6 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Infrastructure Technician
2 17 (25.76%) Network Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Engineering Manager
3 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
4 6 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Security Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Network Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) Security Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Network Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Network Security Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Security Specialist
6 2 (3.03%) Network Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (10.61%) Middleware
3 1 (1.52%) LAMP
3 1 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (12.12%) IBM XIV
2 8 (12.12%) Statistics
2 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.12%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (10.61%) SecurID
3 7 (10.61%) PKI
3 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 31 (46.97%) Windows
2 11 (16.67%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) UNIX
6 1 (1.52%) SUSE
6 1 (1.52%) AIX
6 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Load Balancing
2 11 (16.67%) Network Management
3 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (12.12%) Project Management
4 7 (10.61%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (10.61%) Line Management
4 7 (10.61%) Performance Management
4 7 (10.61%) Network Architecture
5 6 (9.09%) ITIL
6 4 (6.06%) Network Design
6 4 (6.06%) Change Management
7 3 (4.55%) SIEM
8 2 (3.03%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.03%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.03%) Service Management
9 1 (1.52%) Process Management
9 1 (1.52%) CMMI
9 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
3 8 (12.12%) Perl
3 8 (12.12%) PHP
4 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.52%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) VBScript
5 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (56.06%) CCNP
1 37 (56.06%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (22.73%) Degree
3 10 (15.15%) CCIE
4 9 (13.64%) CISSP
5 8 (12.12%) CCSP
5 8 (12.12%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (10.61%) CCDE
6 7 (10.61%) CCNA
7 4 (6.06%) CCIP
8 2 (3.03%) MCSE
8 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (12.12%) vSphere
4 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (12.12%) Cacti
2 8 (12.12%) Opsview
2 8 (12.12%) Nagios
2 8 (12.12%) NetBackup
2 8 (12.12%) Puppet
3 3 (4.55%) Nessus
3 3 (4.55%) WSUS
4 2 (3.03%) SCCM
4 2 (3.03%) SCOM
5 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.52%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.52%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.52%) Salt
5 1 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.52%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 37 (56.06%) Cisco
2 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 19 (28.79%) HP
4 12 (18.18%) F5
5 10 (15.15%) ScanSafe
5 10 (15.15%) VMware
6 9 (13.64%) Red Hat
7 8 (12.12%) Veritas
7 8 (12.12%) IBM
8 7 (10.61%) NetApp
8 7 (10.61%) Symantec
8 7 (10.61%) IronPort
8 7 (10.61%) Riverbed
9 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.06%) Juniper
10 3 (4.55%) Citrix
10 3 (4.55%) Altiris
11 2 (3.03%) CA
12 1 (1.52%) Oracle
12 1 (1.52%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago