The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 119 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.62% 0.35% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
SolarWinds
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
694 604 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.71% 42.06% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 524 504 536
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -9 4 - -
Thame - 4 £60,000 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 13 (52.00%) Network Security
3 13 (52.00%) CISSP
4 11 (44.00%) ITIL
5 10 (40.00%) Linux
6 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (32.00%) Windows
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (32.00%) SIEM
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (28.00%) ISO27002
8 7 (28.00%) Threat Modelling
8 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (28.00%) Veeam
8 7 (28.00%) Product Management
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (28.00%) Perl
8 7 (28.00%) PHP
8 7 (28.00%) Project Management
8 7 (28.00%) Juniper
8 7 (28.00%) SAN
8 7 (28.00%) CommVault
8 7 (28.00%) Nagios
8 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (12.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Firewall
2 13 (52.00%) Network Security
3 7 (28.00%) SAN
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (24.00%) Wireshark
5 5 (20.00%) Wireless
6 4 (16.00%) BGP
6 4 (16.00%) IPv6
6 4 (16.00%) OSPF
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (4.00%) LAN
7 1 (4.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Architect
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Principal Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Principal Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Unix
5 3 (12.00%) CentOS
5 3 (12.00%) Debian
5 3 (12.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) SIEM
3 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (28.00%) Information Security
3 7 (28.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (28.00%) Product Management
3 7 (28.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Threat Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) Change Control
4 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Data Security
6 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Perl
1 7 (28.00%) PHP
1 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) C
3 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) CISSP
2 7 (28.00%) CISM
3 6 (24.00%) CEH
3 6 (24.00%) CISA
3 6 (24.00%) GCIA
3 6 (24.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (28.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Corosync
2 3 (12.00%) Postfix
3 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Nagios
2 6 (24.00%) QRadar
3 3 (12.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) CommVault
3 7 (28.00%) Juniper
3 7 (28.00%) Veeam
4 6 (24.00%) ArcSight
4 6 (24.00%) Intel Security
4 6 (24.00%) LogRhythm
4 6 (24.00%) Splunk
4 6 (24.00%) Trustwave
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Sophos