The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Leeds region.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 157 131 147
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 22 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.60% 0.54% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 1.15% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1824 1220 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.65% 47.27% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 930 954
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolarWinds
West Yorkshire

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 July 2014.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Leeds

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (76.00%) Cisco
1 19 (76.00%) CCNP
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (76.00%) Firewall
2 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
3 10 (40.00%) LAN
3 10 (40.00%) WAN
4 9 (36.00%) DHCP
4 9 (36.00%) VPN
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) SSH
5 8 (32.00%) Windows
5 8 (32.00%) MPLS
5 8 (32.00%) OSPF
5 8 (32.00%) BGP
5 8 (32.00%) HP
5 8 (32.00%) F5
6 7 (28.00%) SAN
6 7 (28.00%) Network Security
7 6 (24.00%) Linux
7 6 (24.00%) MySQL
7 6 (24.00%) VoIP
7 6 (24.00%) CCIE
7 6 (24.00%) SNMP
7 6 (24.00%) ScanSafe
8 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (20.00%) Puppet
8 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
1 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) LAN
2 10 (40.00%) WAN
3 9 (36.00%) DHCP
3 9 (36.00%) VPN
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (36.00%) SSH
4 8 (32.00%) MPLS
4 8 (32.00%) OSPF
4 8 (32.00%) BGP
5 7 (28.00%) SAN
5 7 (28.00%) Network Security
6 6 (24.00%) VoIP
6 6 (24.00%) SNMP
7 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.00%) Kerberos
7 5 (20.00%) DNS
7 5 (20.00%) LDAP
7 5 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (16.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (16.00%) Informix
2 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
1 4 (16.00%) Hudson
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Law
2 5 (20.00%) Advertising
3 4 (16.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Engineering Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Network Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Middleware
1 4 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) SecurID
1 5 (20.00%) PKI
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (16.00%) IBM XIV
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.00%) Network Design
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (4.00%) SIEM
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Process Management
4 1 (4.00%) CMMI
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) CCNP
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCIE
3 5 (20.00%) CCNA
4 4 (16.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (16.00%) CCDE
4 4 (16.00%) CISSP
4 4 (16.00%) CCSP
4 4 (16.00%) CCIP
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (16.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (16.00%) Nagios
2 4 (16.00%) Cacti
2 4 (16.00%) Opsview
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) SCOM
4 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (4.00%) Cobbler
4 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.00%) HP SIM
4 1 (4.00%) WSUS
4 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) HP
2 8 (32.00%) F5
3 6 (24.00%) ScanSafe
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.00%) IronPort
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) Veritas
5 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.00%) Symantec
5 4 (16.00%) Juniper
5 4 (16.00%) IBM
5 4 (16.00%) Riverbed
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle
8 1 (4.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) CA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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