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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 360 374 373
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 88 93 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.88% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 70 77 57
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
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
9710 10573 9712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.38% 50.64% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8099 8399 7593
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +15 46 £32,500 +1.56% 5
Hampshire +17 15 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Oxfordshire -1 10 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire -8 9 £48,000 -16.52%
Kent +12 6 £31,000 -31.11%
Middlesex - 3 £33,500 -
West Sussex -2 2 - -
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 86 (48.59%) VMware
2 85 (48.02%) Cisco
3 81 (45.76%) ITIL
4 79 (44.63%) Windows
5 75 (42.37%) Firewall
6 59 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 54 (30.51%) Cisco Certification
8 50 (28.25%) Network Security
9 46 (25.99%) Microsoft
9 46 (25.99%) TCP/IP
10 45 (25.42%) Hyper-V
11 44 (24.86%) SLA
12 41 (23.16%) SCOM
12 41 (23.16%) Windows Server 2008
12 41 (23.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 40 (22.60%) SCCM
14 37 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 37 (20.90%) SAN
15 36 (20.34%) Active Directory
15 36 (20.34%) Linux
15 36 (20.34%) Wireless
16 34 (19.21%) WAN
16 34 (19.21%) Data Centre
17 33 (18.64%) Network Monitoring
18 32 (18.08%) HP
19 31 (17.51%) LAN
19 31 (17.51%) C
19 31 (17.51%) Cisco ASA
20 29 (16.38%) Security Cleared
20 29 (16.38%) VoIP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (11.30%) Skype for Business
2 10 (5.65%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.82%) IIS
6 4 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.69%) Apache
7 3 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.69%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.82%) Office 365
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (42.37%) Firewall
2 50 (28.25%) Network Security
3 46 (25.99%) TCP/IP
4 37 (20.90%) SAN
5 36 (20.34%) Wireless
6 34 (19.21%) WAN
7 31 (17.51%) Cisco ASA
7 31 (17.51%) LAN
8 29 (16.38%) VoIP
9 25 (14.12%) BGP
10 21 (11.86%) Wireshark
11 18 (10.17%) Internet
11 18 (10.17%) OSPF
12 16 (9.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (8.47%) MPLS
14 12 (6.78%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (6.21%) Ethernet
15 11 (6.21%) Intranet
15 11 (6.21%) IP Telephony
16 10 (5.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.86%) MySQL
3 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.13%) JIRA
1 2 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (7.91%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.34%) Retail
3 8 (4.52%) Finance
4 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.13%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (25.42%) Network Engineer
2 35 (19.77%) Support Engineer
3 34 (19.21%) Architect
4 18 (10.17%) Consultant
4 18 (10.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (9.60%) Monitoring Engineer
6 16 (9.04%) IT Engineer
7 14 (7.91%) Analyst
8 13 (7.34%) Infrastructure Architect
8 13 (7.34%) Principal Architect
8 13 (7.34%) Principal Consultant
8 13 (7.34%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 13 (7.34%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (6.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.08%) Virtualisation Architect
11 8 (4.52%) IT Support
11 8 (4.52%) Senior IT Engineer
12 7 (3.95%) Cisco Engineer
12 7 (3.95%) Data Centre Architect
12 7 (3.95%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.69%) LAMP
2 1 (0.56%) .NET
2 1 (0.56%) SAML
2 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.21%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.73%) Clustering
3 18 (10.17%) Replication
4 10 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.52%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.26%) AS400
6 4 (2.26%) Cybercrime
6 4 (2.26%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.26%) iSeries
7 3 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.69%) PKI
7 3 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.13%) CESG
8 2 (1.13%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.13%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.13%) Wiki
9 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 79 (44.63%) Windows
2 59 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 41 (23.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (23.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (20.34%) Linux
5 28 (15.82%) Unix
6 5 (2.82%) Debian
7 3 (1.69%) AIX
7 3 (1.69%) CentOS
7 3 (1.69%) Solaris
8 2 (1.13%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (45.76%) ITIL
2 33 (18.64%) Network Monitoring
3 29 (16.38%) Load Balancing
4 19 (10.73%) Business Continuity
4 19 (10.73%) High Availability
5 18 (10.17%) Requirements Analysis
5 18 (10.17%) SIEM
5 18 (10.17%) Technical Architecture
6 17 (9.60%) Change Management
6 17 (9.60%) Project Management
7 14 (7.91%) Analytics
7 14 (7.91%) Server Patching
8 13 (7.34%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (6.21%) Web Analytics
10 10 (5.65%) Change Control
10 10 (5.65%) Coaching
11 9 (5.08%) Information Security
11 9 (5.08%) Security Patching
12 8 (4.52%) Network Management
13 7 (3.95%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.51%) C
2 9 (5.08%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.52%) Perl
4 7 (3.95%) PHP
4 7 (3.95%) SQL
5 4 (2.26%) Python
6 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 54 (30.51%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (16.38%) Security Cleared
3 28 (15.82%) CCNA
3 28 (15.82%) CCNP
4 22 (12.43%) CISSP
5 20 (11.30%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (11.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (9.60%) MCSE
7 15 (8.47%) CISA
8 13 (7.34%) CEH
8 13 (7.34%) GCIA
8 13 (7.34%) GCIH
9 12 (6.78%) MCSA
10 11 (6.21%) CCIE
11 9 (5.08%) CISM
11 9 (5.08%) Degree
11 9 (5.08%) SC Cleared
12 8 (4.52%) MOS
13 7 (3.95%) MCSD
13 7 (3.95%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (24.86%) SLA
2 10 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (3.95%) ISO27002
System Software
1 45 (25.42%) Hyper-V
2 37 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (20.34%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.82%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.69%) Corosync
5 3 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.69%) Postfix
5 3 (1.69%) vSphere
6 2 (1.13%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.13%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.13%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.13%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.56%) Firmware
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 41 (23.16%) SCOM
2 40 (22.60%) SCCM
3 25 (14.12%) Nagios
4 21 (11.86%) SCVMM
5 18 (10.17%) Hyperic
6 13 (7.34%) CiscoWorks
6 13 (7.34%) QRadar
7 12 (6.78%) Cacti
8 8 (4.52%) SCSM
9 7 (3.95%) OpenView
10 5 (2.82%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (2.26%) OVSD
11 4 (2.26%) Puppet
11 4 (2.26%) Unicenter
12 3 (1.69%) CA Spectrum
12 3 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (1.13%) Netcool
13 2 (1.13%) Opsview
13 2 (1.13%) WSUS
14 1 (0.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 86 (48.59%) VMware
2 85 (48.02%) Cisco
3 46 (25.99%) Microsoft
4 32 (18.08%) HP
5 28 (15.82%) Juniper
6 23 (12.99%) Citrix
7 21 (11.86%) NetApp
7 21 (11.86%) Oracle
7 21 (11.86%) Splunk
8 20 (11.30%) CheckPoint
9 18 (10.17%) Symantec
10 15 (8.47%) Sophos
11 14 (7.91%) Intel Security
12 13 (7.34%) ArcSight
12 13 (7.34%) Fortinet
12 13 (7.34%) LogRhythm
12 13 (7.34%) Trustwave
13 10 (5.65%) Nimsoft
14 9 (5.08%) Avaya
14 9 (5.08%) Veeam
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