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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 176 165 152
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 3 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.082% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.53% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £52,500 £33,695 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.81% -15.76%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,925 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -6.98%
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
1663 1497 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.52% 43.09% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1308 1157 1056
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 22 (64.71%) Windows
1 22 (64.71%) SAN
2 17 (50.00%) Cisco
2 17 (50.00%) Firewall
3 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (47.06%) CCNP
4 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
4 15 (44.12%) HP
5 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
7 9 (26.47%) MPLS
7 9 (26.47%) BGP
7 9 (26.47%) EIGRP
7 9 (26.47%) Project Management
7 9 (26.47%) LAN
7 9 (26.47%) WAN
7 9 (26.47%) VMware
7 9 (26.47%) Degree
7 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (26.47%) SolarWinds Orion
8 8 (23.53%) vSphere
8 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
8 8 (23.53%) Legal
8 8 (23.53%) Finance
8 8 (23.53%) CISSP
8 8 (23.53%) VoIP
8 8 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (23.53%) Linux
8 8 (23.53%) OSPF

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 7 (20.59%) Apache
1 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) SAN
2 17 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (26.47%) MPLS
3 9 (26.47%) BGP
3 9 (26.47%) EIGRP
3 9 (26.47%) LAN
3 9 (26.47%) WAN
4 8 (23.53%) VoIP
4 8 (23.53%) OSPF
4 8 (23.53%) Internet
5 7 (20.59%) NAS
6 3 (8.82%) FWSM
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.88%) SNMP
7 2 (5.88%) VPN
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.94%) HSRP
8 1 (2.94%) DMVPN
8 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
2 7 (20.59%) Informix
2 7 (20.59%) MySQL
2 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.82%) Redis
3 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
1 7 (20.59%) Subversion
1 7 (20.59%) JIRA
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Hudson
General
1 8 (23.53%) Legal
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Infrastructure Technician
2 10 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Engineering Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Technician
6 1 (2.94%) Network Implementation Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (11.76%) Middleware
3 3 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (20.59%) IBM XIV
2 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (17.65%) Statistics
4 4 (11.76%) Clustering
5 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Linux
3 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Project Management
2 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 7 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (20.59%) Network Management
4 4 (11.76%) Change Management
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 4 (11.76%) Network Architecture
4 4 (11.76%) Line Management
5 3 (8.82%) Build Automation
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) SIEM
7 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
7 1 (2.94%) Change Control
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
2 7 (20.59%) Perl
2 7 (20.59%) PHP
2 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (47.06%) CCNP
2 9 (26.47%) Degree
3 8 (23.53%) CISSP
4 7 (20.59%) CCIE
4 7 (20.59%) CCSP
4 7 (20.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (20.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (11.76%) CCDE
6 1 (2.94%) CCSA
6 1 (2.94%) CCSE
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCDA
6 1 (2.94%) CCDP
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (23.53%) vSphere
4 7 (20.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (20.59%) Opsview
2 7 (20.59%) Graphite
2 7 (20.59%) Nagios
2 7 (20.59%) NetBackup
2 7 (20.59%) Cacti
3 4 (11.76%) Puppet
4 3 (8.82%) Salt
5 2 (5.88%) WSUS
5 2 (5.88%) Nessus
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM
6 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) HP
3 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 9 (26.47%) VMware
5 8 (23.53%) F5
6 7 (20.59%) Veritas
6 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
6 7 (20.59%) IBM
7 5 (14.71%) NetApp
8 4 (11.76%) Symantec
8 4 (11.76%) Riverbed
9 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.88%) Altiris
9 2 (5.88%) ScanSafe
10 1 (2.94%) Nimsoft
10 1 (2.94%) Spiceworks
10 1 (2.94%) Brocade
10 1 (2.94%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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