The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 South East region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 369 413 391
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -22
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 82 25 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.22% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 58 22 39
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £39,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11587 11621 11911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.19% 51.77% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9109 9399 10122
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolarWinds
England

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 18 April 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 18 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
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Job
Vacancies
Surrey +25 35 £42,500 -6.59% 2
Kent -4 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Berkshire - 12 £32,500 - 2
Hampshire 0 11 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £42,500 -2.85% 1
West Sussex +8 3 £35,000 +7.69%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 93 (60.78%) Cisco
2 81 (52.94%) Firewall
3 75 (49.02%) ITIL
4 73 (47.71%) Cisco Certification
5 57 (37.25%) Active Directory
6 55 (35.95%) Windows
6 55 (35.95%) VMware
7 52 (33.99%) DNS
8 51 (33.33%) CCNA
8 51 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 46 (30.07%) Microsoft
10 45 (29.41%) Juniper
11 44 (28.76%) Cisco ASA
11 44 (28.76%) F5
12 43 (28.10%) HP
13 40 (26.14%) CCNP
13 40 (26.14%) WAN
13 40 (26.14%) LAN
14 39 (25.49%) MS Exchange
14 39 (25.49%) SLA
15 38 (24.84%) MS Excel
16 37 (24.18%) DHCP
17 36 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
17 36 (23.53%) MCSE
17 36 (23.53%) BGP
18 34 (22.22%) Security Cleared
19 32 (20.92%) SCCM
19 32 (20.92%) Cisco Nexus
19 32 (20.92%) TCP/IP
20 31 (20.26%) Network Monitoring

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.11%) Lync
2 17 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (9.15%) SharePoint
4 13 (8.50%) Moodle
5 12 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.31%) SAS
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 38 (24.84%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) RMDS
2 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.50%) Office 365
2 6 (3.92%) IaaS
3 5 (3.27%) SaaS
3 5 (3.27%) PaaS
4 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 81 (52.94%) Firewall
2 52 (33.99%) DNS
3 44 (28.76%) Cisco ASA
4 40 (26.14%) WAN
4 40 (26.14%) LAN
5 37 (24.18%) DHCP
6 36 (23.53%) BGP
7 32 (20.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 32 (20.92%) TCP/IP
8 28 (18.30%) OSPF
9 24 (15.69%) Ethernet
9 24 (15.69%) FWSM
10 23 (15.03%) VPN
10 23 (15.03%) MPLS
10 23 (15.03%) Internet
11 21 (13.73%) Wireless
11 21 (13.73%) SAN
12 15 (9.80%) VoIP
12 15 (9.80%) Network Security
12 15 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.27%) MySQL
3 2 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
General
1 25 (16.34%) Telecoms
2 20 (13.07%) Finance
3 5 (3.27%) Banking
4 4 (2.61%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (24.84%) Analyst
2 35 (22.88%) Network Engineer
3 34 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 21 (13.73%) Service Desk Analyst
4 21 (13.73%) Service Analyst
5 18 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (8.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (8.50%) Security Engineer
6 13 (8.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (7.84%) Network Support
7 12 (7.84%) Network Support Engineer
7 12 (7.84%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (7.84%) Consultant
8 11 (7.19%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 9 (5.88%) Security Support Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Architect
10 7 (4.58%) Senior Network Support
10 7 (4.58%) Senior Network Support Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.19%) SOAP
2 8 (5.23%) .NET
3 7 (4.58%) REST
3 7 (4.58%) WCF
4 4 (2.61%) RESTful
4 4 (2.61%) Rendezvous
4 4 (2.61%) Web Services
5 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.07%) Firmware
2 13 (8.50%) Clustering
3 4 (2.61%) Open Source
3 4 (2.61%) Celerra
3 4 (2.61%) Replication
3 4 (2.61%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) NHS
5 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.65%) CMDB
5 1 (0.65%) AVVID
5 1 (0.65%) CESG
5 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (35.95%) Windows
2 29 (18.95%) Linux
3 27 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (49.02%) ITIL
2 31 (20.26%) Network Monitoring
3 21 (13.73%) Problem Management
4 20 (13.07%) Load Balancing
5 17 (11.11%) Change Management
6 16 (10.46%) Service Management
7 14 (9.15%) Network Management
7 14 (9.15%) Performance Monitoring
7 14 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (8.50%) Capacity Management
9 10 (6.54%) Network Architecture
9 10 (6.54%) Network Design
10 9 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 9 (5.88%) ITIL V3
10 9 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (4.58%) Configuration Management
11 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (4.58%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.58%) Workflow
11 7 (4.58%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.34%) SQL
2 11 (7.19%) Perl
3 10 (6.54%) PowerShell
4 9 (5.88%) C
5 7 (4.58%) Python
5 7 (4.58%) Ruby
6 4 (2.61%) Java
6 4 (2.61%) PHP
7 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.31%) VBScript
8 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (47.71%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (33.33%) CCNA
3 40 (26.14%) CCNP
4 36 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (23.53%) MCSE
5 34 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 30 (19.61%) MCSA
7 22 (14.38%) Network+ Certification
8 16 (10.46%) MOS
9 15 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (8.50%) SC Cleared
10 13 (8.50%) DV Cleared
11 10 (6.54%) CCIE
12 8 (5.23%) CCDA
13 7 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (4.58%) Degree
13 7 (4.58%) CCSA
13 7 (4.58%) CCVP
14 6 (3.92%) JNCIP
14 6 (3.92%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (25.49%) SLA
2 5 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.61%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.96%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 57 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 28 (18.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (15.03%) vSphere
4 13 (8.50%) Hyper-V
5 12 (7.84%) XenApp
5 12 (7.84%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.27%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (3.27%) UAG
7 4 (2.61%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (20.92%) SCCM
2 26 (16.99%) SCOM
3 23 (15.03%) SolarWinds Orion
4 16 (10.46%) Nagios
5 14 (9.15%) WSUS
6 12 (7.84%) EMC NetWorker
6 12 (7.84%) Puppet
6 12 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (7.19%) Backup Exec
7 11 (7.19%) Foglight
8 8 (5.23%) SCOrch
8 8 (5.23%) HP SIM
9 7 (4.58%) AppManager
10 6 (3.92%) NetBackup
10 6 (3.92%) WMI
10 6 (3.92%) CiscoWorks
11 4 (2.61%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (2.61%) CA Spectrum
11 4 (2.61%) Tivoli
11 4 (2.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 93 (60.78%) Cisco
2 55 (35.95%) VMware
3 51 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 46 (30.07%) Microsoft
5 45 (29.41%) Juniper
6 44 (28.76%) F5
7 43 (28.10%) HP
8 22 (14.38%) Citrix
9 21 (13.73%) BMC
10 19 (12.42%) Sophos
11 16 (10.46%) BT
11 16 (10.46%) Blue Coat
11 16 (10.46%) McAfee
12 15 (9.80%) Avaya
12 15 (9.80%) NetApp
13 14 (9.15%) NetScout
14 13 (8.50%) EMC
14 13 (8.50%) Barracuda Networks
15 11 (7.19%) NetIQ
15 11 (7.19%) TippingPoint
Reading, Berkshire
Websense
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + On Call + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £38000 to £45000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable (DoE) + Annual Bonus + Ex
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable + Excellent Benefits, Sha
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent, South East
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BELL MICROSYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago