The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 58 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.65% 0.17% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 2.87% 0.34% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
Average salary £42,000 £49,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +96.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
SolarWinds
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
314 295 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 57.51% 48.84% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 245 258 230
Average salary £42,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,750 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Slough

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Slough

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) SSL
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Avaya
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) VoIP
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Data Security
1 9 (100.00%) IPsec
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (100.00%) Network Management
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 8 (88.89%) Change Control
2 8 (88.89%) JNCIA
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) CCSP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
3 7 (77.78%) Project Management
3 7 (77.78%) Finance

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (100.00%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) SSL
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) IPsec
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (100.00%) VoIP
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) Data Security
1 9 (100.00%) Network Management
2 8 (88.89%) Change Control
3 7 (77.78%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) JNCIA
2 8 (88.89%) CCSP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Avaya
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint