The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 62 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.98% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 0.29% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £70,000 £21,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+233.33% -50.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
SolarWinds
South Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
225 344 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.70% 47.98% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 189 285 250
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Sheffield

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Nagios
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Cacti
2 5 (71.43%) Network Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Opsview
2 5 (71.43%) Graphite
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) Salt
3 4 (57.14%) Ansible
3 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) CCDE
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Clustering
3 4 (57.14%) ActiveMQ

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (42.86%) CloudStack
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
2 2 (28.57%) IPsec
2 2 (28.57%) Junos
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) RIP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Informix
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (57.14%) Clustering
3 3 (42.86%) Public Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
4 1 (14.29%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Network Architecture
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCDE
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) CCSP
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) CCDA
3 1 (14.29%) CCDP
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Cacti
1 5 (71.43%) Graphite
1 5 (71.43%) Nagios
1 5 (71.43%) Opsview
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (57.14%) Salt
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas