The table below looks at the statistics for WhatsUp Gold skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank 616 623 637
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 10 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.011% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.29% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 7
Average salary £75,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.23% -18.75%
WhatsUp Gold
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3415 2878 2844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.46% 6.47% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2836 2389 2432
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WhatsUp Gold
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WhatsUp Gold Jobs Demand Trend in London

WhatsUp Gold
Salary Trend in London

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

WhatsUp Gold Salary Trend in London

WhatsUp Gold
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold.

1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (93.75%) Capacity Management
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
2 15 (93.75%) vSphere
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (93.75%) CLARiiON
2 15 (93.75%) EMC NetWorker
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) EMC
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) MS Excel
2 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
3 13 (81.25%) DHCP
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (81.25%) NetScaler
4 12 (75.00%) UAG
4 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (75.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 12 (75.00%) Infoblox
4 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (75.00%) Red Hat

WhatsUp Gold
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (93.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (81.25%) NetScaler
2 13 (81.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) FTP
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) SSH
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Team Leader
1 12 (75.00%) Data Centre Team Leader
2 5 (31.25%) Operations Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) CLARiiON
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
1 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (93.75%) Capacity Management
3 3 (18.75%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) JNCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
2 15 (93.75%) vSphere
3 12 (75.00%) UAG
3 12 (75.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) EMC
3 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (75.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper