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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 34 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.99% - 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £30,250 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
118 67 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 58.42% 63.21% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 96 47 57
Average salary £31,000 £29,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.98% -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015. 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
Telford - 1 £30,000 - 1
SolarWinds
West Midlands

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Brocade
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 6 (66.67%) Nagios
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) Network Design
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Avaya
5 4 (44.44%) Juniper
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (44.44%) Mitel
6 3 (33.33%) VLAN
6 3 (33.33%) IPv4
6 3 (33.33%) IPv6
6 3 (33.33%) CCNP
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) LAN

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (33.33%) DDNS
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) IPv4
4 3 (33.33%) IPv6
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) SNMP
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) CCDP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) Brocade
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Mitel
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Avaya
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) Nokia
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) SonicWALL