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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 367 378 404
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +26
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 74 77 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.69% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 30
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
10373 11186 11426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.94% 48.81% 50.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8217 8888 9388
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
Surrey +21 29 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Berkshire +9 19 £60,000 - 1
West Sussex +20 11 £42,500 +24.08%
Buckinghamshire +5 11 £45,000 - 3
Hampshire -1 4 £46,250 -5.61% 5
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 107 (65.64%) Cisco
2 92 (56.44%) Windows
3 77 (47.24%) Firewall
4 71 (43.56%) WAN
5 63 (38.65%) LAN
6 57 (34.97%) TCP/IP
7 54 (33.13%) Microsoft
8 53 (32.52%) Active Directory
8 53 (32.52%) Data Centre
9 49 (30.06%) Cisco Certification
10 45 (27.61%) HP
11 44 (26.99%) Cisco ASA
12 42 (25.77%) DNS
13 40 (24.54%) DHCP
14 39 (23.93%) VPN
14 39 (23.93%) Windows Server 2008
15 37 (22.70%) CCNP
15 37 (22.70%) VMware
16 35 (21.47%) Load Balancing
16 35 (21.47%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (20.86%) SCCM
17 34 (20.86%) VoIP
18 33 (20.25%) Network Monitoring
19 32 (19.63%) Citrix
20 31 (19.02%) Juniper
21 30 (18.40%) Windows Server 2012
22 29 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
23 28 (17.18%) Lumension
23 28 (17.18%) Linux
23 28 (17.18%) WSUS

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 22 (13.50%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.82%) Lync
4 12 (7.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (6.75%) IIS
6 6 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.52%) MS Office
3 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.61%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 77 (47.24%) Firewall
2 71 (43.56%) WAN
3 63 (38.65%) LAN
4 57 (34.97%) TCP/IP
5 44 (26.99%) Cisco ASA
6 42 (25.77%) DNS
7 40 (24.54%) DHCP
8 39 (23.93%) VPN
9 34 (20.86%) VoIP
10 26 (15.95%) Wireless
11 25 (15.34%) Network Security
12 22 (13.50%) VLAN
13 21 (12.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 21 (12.88%) SAN
14 20 (12.27%) Internet
14 20 (12.27%) BGP
15 19 (11.66%) SNMP
16 18 (11.04%) OSPF
17 15 (9.20%) Wireshark
18 13 (7.98%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.13%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (2.45%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.45%) MySQL
3 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (1.23%) Subversion
1 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (8.59%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.13%) Finance
3 7 (4.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.23%) Advertising
4 2 (1.23%) Publishing
5 1 (0.61%) Local Government
5 1 (0.61%) Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 50 (30.67%) Network Engineer
2 25 (15.34%) Support Engineer
3 20 (12.27%) Senior Network Engineer
4 17 (10.43%) Analyst
5 13 (7.98%) NOC Engineer
6 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (6.75%) Consultant
8 10 (6.13%) Network Analyst
8 10 (6.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (3.07%) Security Engineer
10 5 (3.07%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (3.07%) Network Support
10 5 (3.07%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 5 (3.07%) Network Support Engineer
10 5 (3.07%) Architect
10 5 (3.07%) Operations Manager
10 5 (3.07%) Senior Consultant
11 4 (2.45%) Applications Support
11 4 (2.45%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.98%) Web Services
2 11 (6.75%) .NET
3 4 (2.45%) SOAP
3 4 (2.45%) REST
4 3 (1.84%) JSON
4 3 (1.84%) XML
4 3 (1.84%) EDI
5 1 (0.61%) WCF
5 1 (0.61%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 53 (32.52%) Data Centre
2 29 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.36%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.36%) Clustering
4 6 (3.68%) Statistics
5 5 (3.07%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.84%) PKI
6 3 (1.84%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.84%) CESG
7 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.23%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.23%) Replication
7 2 (1.23%) FMCG
7 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.23%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.23%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.61%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 92 (56.44%) Windows
2 39 (23.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (18.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (17.18%) Linux
5 14 (8.59%) UNIX
6 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.45%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.23%) OS/400
8 2 (1.23%) AIX
8 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.47%) Load Balancing
2 33 (20.25%) Network Monitoring
3 27 (16.56%) ITIL
4 22 (13.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 20 (12.27%) Network Management
6 17 (10.43%) Business Continuity
7 14 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (7.98%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (7.36%) Performance Management
9 12 (7.36%) WAN Optimisation
9 12 (7.36%) High Availability
10 11 (6.75%) Patch Management
11 10 (6.13%) Project Management
11 10 (6.13%) Release Management
11 10 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (6.13%) Data Centre Operations
12 7 (4.29%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.29%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (4.29%) Information Security
12 7 (4.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.75%) SQL
2 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.45%) C
4 3 (1.84%) Ruby
4 3 (1.84%) Perl
4 3 (1.84%) Python
5 1 (0.61%) PHP
5 1 (0.61%) Java
5 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (30.06%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (22.70%) CCNP
3 23 (14.11%) Security Cleared
4 20 (12.27%) CCNA
5 19 (11.66%) DV Cleared
6 18 (11.04%) SC Cleared
7 12 (7.36%) CISSP
8 10 (6.13%) Degree
9 6 (3.68%) MCSE
9 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (3.07%) CEH
11 4 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.84%) HP ASE
12 3 (1.84%) CISM
12 3 (1.84%) MCSA
13 2 (1.23%) CISA
13 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.23%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (1.23%) GCIH
13 2 (1.23%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.20%) SLA
2 10 (6.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.91%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 53 (32.52%) Active Directory
2 35 (21.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.59%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.13%) VMware ESX
4 10 (6.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (3.68%) XenApp
5 6 (3.68%) vSphere
6 4 (2.45%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.45%) Samba
6 4 (2.45%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.61%) Snort
Systems Management
1 34 (20.86%) SCCM
2 28 (17.18%) WSUS
3 23 (14.11%) EMC NetWorker
4 22 (13.50%) SolarWinds Orion
5 18 (11.04%) Nagios
5 18 (11.04%) SCOM
5 18 (11.04%) HP SIM
6 13 (7.98%) Cacti
7 10 (6.13%) ARCserve
7 10 (6.13%) SCSM
8 7 (4.29%) OpenView
9 5 (3.07%) Icinga
9 5 (3.07%) OPNET
9 5 (3.07%) Legato
10 4 (2.45%) CiscoWorks
10 4 (2.45%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (2.45%) Cisco IPCC
10 4 (2.45%) Foglight
10 4 (2.45%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (2.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 107 (65.64%) Cisco
2 54 (33.13%) Microsoft
3 45 (27.61%) HP
4 37 (22.70%) VMware
5 32 (19.63%) Citrix
6 31 (19.02%) Juniper
7 28 (17.18%) Lumension
8 21 (12.88%) ArcSight
9 20 (12.27%) Riverbed
10 19 (11.66%) Sophos
11 18 (11.04%) CheckPoint
12 13 (7.98%) F5
12 13 (7.98%) Splunk
13 10 (6.13%) Dell
14 8 (4.91%) Symantec
14 8 (4.91%) Blue Coat
14 8 (4.91%) Veeam
15 7 (4.29%) Brocade
15 7 (4.29%) McAfee
15 7 (4.29%) Oracle
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