The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Shropshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 30 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.81% 0.48% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 0.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.21%
Vendors Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
80 116 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 65.04% 55.77% 59.01%
Number of salaries quoted 63 66 59
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolarWinds
West Midlands

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
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Telford +1 1 - -
SolarWinds
West Midlands

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) CCSA
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Riverbed
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) IronPort
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCSA
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) IronPort
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) OPNET
4 1 (20.00%) F5