The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 326 383 386
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +3
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 114 43 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.41% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 95 37 59
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,450 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.97% -4.11%
SolarWinds
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11272 10543 11150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.23% 49.91% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8628 8498 9361
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in the South East

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in the South East

SolarWinds
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
Surrey +43 73 £33,500 -4.28% 6
Hampshire +2 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Berkshire +7 12 £42,000 -40.00% 1
Kent +8 11 £50,000 +29.03% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £41,250 - 1
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 99 (49.50%) ITIL
2 83 (41.50%) Cisco
3 73 (36.50%) Windows
4 71 (35.50%) SCOM
5 70 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 66 (33.00%) Cisco Certification
7 62 (31.00%) Firewall
8 58 (29.00%) HP
9 57 (28.50%) Hyper-V
10 55 (27.50%) CCNA
10 55 (27.50%) VMware
11 54 (27.00%) MS Excel
12 52 (26.00%) SQL
13 51 (25.50%) Microsoft
14 47 (23.50%) SLA
15 43 (21.50%) MS Exchange
15 43 (21.50%) SAN
16 41 (20.50%) CheckPoint
17 40 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
18 39 (19.50%) Cisco ASA
18 39 (19.50%) WAN
19 38 (19.00%) Juniper
19 38 (19.00%) Network Monitoring
20 35 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
21 34 (17.00%) LAN
22 33 (16.50%) OSPF
22 33 (16.50%) BGP
22 33 (16.50%) CCNP
23 32 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
23 32 (16.00%) MCSE

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 43 (21.50%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.00%) Lync
4 9 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.00%) Moodle
6 5 (2.50%) IIS
7 2 (1.00%) CMS
8 1 (0.50%) Apache
8 1 (0.50%) nginx
Applications
1 54 (27.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.50%) MS Office
3 6 (3.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) RMDS
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.00%) Office 365
2 6 (3.00%) IaaS
2 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.50%) SaaS
3 3 (1.50%) PaaS
4 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (31.00%) Firewall
2 43 (21.50%) SAN
3 39 (19.50%) WAN
3 39 (19.50%) Cisco ASA
4 34 (17.00%) LAN
5 33 (16.50%) OSPF
5 33 (16.50%) BGP
6 31 (15.50%) Ethernet
7 29 (14.50%) DNS
7 29 (14.50%) VoIP
8 28 (14.00%) Internet
9 22 (11.00%) MPLS
9 22 (11.00%) ADSL
10 21 (10.50%) TCP/IP
11 19 (9.50%) VPN
11 19 (9.50%) Network Security
12 18 (9.00%) DHCP
13 14 (7.00%) Wireless
14 13 (6.50%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (6.00%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.00%) MySQL
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 21 (10.50%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.50%) Finance
3 5 (2.50%) Marketing
4 2 (1.00%) Local Government
5 1 (0.50%) Electronics
5 1 (0.50%) Japanese Language
5 1 (0.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.50%) Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (26.50%) Support Engineer
2 34 (17.00%) Analyst
2 34 (17.00%) Network Engineer
3 25 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 20 (10.00%) Operations Support Engineer
5 19 (9.50%) Service Analyst
6 17 (8.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 16 (8.00%) NOC Engineer
8 15 (7.50%) Security Engineer
9 13 (6.50%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (6.50%) Architect
9 13 (6.50%) Monitoring Specialist
10 12 (6.00%) Technical Architect
10 12 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
11 11 (5.50%) Senior Network Engineer
11 11 (5.50%) Technical Support
11 11 (5.50%) Applications Support
11 11 (5.50%) Technical Support Engineer
12 10 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.50%) WCF
2 1 (0.50%) REST
2 1 (0.50%) .NET
2 1 (0.50%) CSS
2 1 (0.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.50%) Firmware
3 7 (3.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.00%) DTV
5 2 (1.00%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.00%) Clustering
5 2 (1.00%) VLE
5 2 (1.00%) CESG
5 2 (1.00%) Celerra
5 2 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 73 (36.50%) Windows
2 40 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (3.50%) Linux
6 3 (1.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.50%) SUSE
8 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (49.50%) ITIL
2 38 (19.00%) Network Monitoring
3 27 (13.50%) Change Management
4 24 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
5 21 (10.50%) Load Balancing
6 15 (7.50%) Network Management
6 15 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (7.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 15 (7.50%) Change Control
7 14 (7.00%) Problem Management
7 14 (7.00%) Incident Management
8 11 (5.50%) Capacity Management
9 10 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 10 (5.00%) Business Continuity
10 9 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (4.50%) Service Management
10 9 (4.50%) ITIL V3
10 9 (4.50%) Performance Management
10 9 (4.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (4.50%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.00%) SQL
2 24 (12.00%) C
3 7 (3.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.00%) Perl
4 2 (1.00%) VBScript
4 2 (1.00%) Python
4 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.00%) Ruby
5 1 (0.50%) PHP
5 1 (0.50%) Java
5 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 66 (33.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (27.50%) CCNA
3 33 (16.50%) CCNP
4 32 (16.00%) MCSE
4 32 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 24 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 23 (11.50%) Network+ Certification
7 17 (8.50%) MCSA
8 14 (7.00%) DV Cleared
9 11 (5.50%) JNCIA
10 10 (5.00%) MOS
10 10 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (4.00%) JNCIS
13 7 (3.50%) CCSE
13 7 (3.50%) Degree
13 7 (3.50%) CCSA
14 6 (3.00%) CISSP
14 6 (3.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (23.50%) SLA
2 3 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 57 (28.50%) Hyper-V
3 21 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (7.50%) vSphere
4 15 (7.50%) Forefront TMG
4 15 (7.50%) UAG
5 11 (5.50%) ISA Server
6 10 (5.00%) XenApp
7 9 (4.50%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.00%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 71 (35.50%) SCOM
2 31 (15.50%) SCCM
3 27 (13.50%) Nagios
4 23 (11.50%) SolarWinds Orion
5 14 (7.00%) WSUS
6 13 (6.50%) CA Spectrum
7 11 (5.50%) HP SIM
7 11 (5.50%) EMC NetWorker
8 9 (4.50%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (4.00%) Foglight
10 7 (3.50%) Netcool
10 7 (3.50%) Cacti
11 6 (3.00%) OpenView
12 5 (2.50%) Puppet
13 4 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
13 4 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (2.00%) SCOrch
13 4 (2.00%) Cisco IPCC
13 4 (2.00%) NetBackup
13 4 (2.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 83 (41.50%) Cisco
2 58 (29.00%) HP
3 55 (27.50%) VMware
4 51 (25.50%) Microsoft
5 41 (20.50%) CheckPoint
6 38 (19.00%) Juniper
7 32 (16.00%) F5
8 27 (13.50%) Citrix
9 25 (12.50%) Sophos
10 24 (12.00%) BMC
11 19 (9.50%) NetIQ
12 18 (9.00%) NetApp
13 13 (6.50%) CA
14 11 (5.50%) ArcSight
14 11 (5.50%) 3PAR
14 11 (5.50%) Lumension
15 10 (5.00%) BT
16 9 (4.50%) Splunk
17 8 (4.00%) Riverbed
17 8 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
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