The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank - 27 28
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 0.85% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.32% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
SolarWinds
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
116 76 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 56.04% 64.96% 68.55%
Number of salaries quoted 94 66 44
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Shropshire

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) DDNS
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) DDNS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper