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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 318 390 367
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -23
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 131 42 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.19% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 0.39% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 111 36 78
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
11301 10759 10534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.21% 48.82% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8717 8602 8898
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +70 83 £33,000 -22.35% 4
Berkshire +26 22 £42,000 +44.82% 2
Hampshire -7 9 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Kent - 9 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +6 4 £47,500 +26.66% 3
East Sussex -9 3 £42,500 +3.65%
West Sussex - 2 £47,500 - 1
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 108 (47.79%) Cisco
2 96 (42.48%) ITIL
3 82 (36.28%) SCOM
4 81 (35.84%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (30.53%) CCNA
6 67 (29.65%) Firewall
7 62 (27.43%) Active Directory
7 62 (27.43%) Hyper-V
8 60 (26.55%) Windows
9 58 (25.66%) VMware
10 50 (22.12%) SLA
11 49 (21.68%) HP
11 49 (21.68%) SQL
11 49 (21.68%) Cisco ASA
12 47 (20.80%) MS Excel
12 47 (20.80%) Juniper
13 42 (18.58%) MS Exchange
14 41 (18.14%) WAN
15 40 (17.70%) Change Management
15 40 (17.70%) Network Monitoring
16 39 (17.26%) CheckPoint
16 39 (17.26%) SAN
17 38 (16.81%) VoIP
18 36 (15.93%) LAN
19 35 (15.49%) BGP
19 35 (15.49%) SCCM
20 34 (15.04%) OSPF
20 34 (15.04%) CCNP
20 34 (15.04%) Ethernet
21 33 (14.60%) Microsoft

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 42 (18.58%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.42%) Lync
4 7 (3.10%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.65%) Moodle
5 6 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.77%) IIS
8 2 (0.88%) CMS
9 1 (0.44%) Apache
9 1 (0.44%) nginx
Applications
1 47 (20.80%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.87%) MS Office
3 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) RMDS
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.54%) IaaS
2 7 (3.10%) Office 365
3 6 (2.65%) SaaS
3 6 (2.65%) PaaS
4 4 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (29.65%) Firewall
2 49 (21.68%) Cisco ASA
3 41 (18.14%) WAN
4 39 (17.26%) SAN
5 38 (16.81%) VoIP
6 36 (15.93%) LAN
7 35 (15.49%) BGP
8 34 (15.04%) OSPF
8 34 (15.04%) Ethernet
9 30 (13.27%) Internet
10 29 (12.83%) ADSL
11 28 (12.39%) VPN
12 26 (11.50%) Network Security
13 23 (10.18%) MPLS
14 22 (9.73%) Cisco Nexus
15 19 (8.41%) DNS
16 18 (7.96%) Wireless
17 16 (7.08%) Cisco IOS
18 15 (6.64%) IPsec
19 12 (5.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.33%) MySQL
3 2 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
General
1 19 (8.41%) Telecoms
2 16 (7.08%) Finance
3 4 (1.77%) Marketing
4 2 (0.88%) Retail
4 2 (0.88%) Local Government
4 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.44%) Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 49 (21.68%) Support Engineer
2 47 (20.80%) Network Engineer
3 29 (12.83%) Operations Engineer
4 26 (11.50%) Operations Support Engineer
4 26 (11.50%) Analyst
5 22 (9.73%) NOC Engineer
6 12 (5.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (4.87%) Service Analyst
7 11 (4.87%) Monitoring Specialist
8 10 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (3.98%) Architect
9 9 (3.98%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (3.98%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.54%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.10%) Consultant
11 7 (3.10%) Technical Specialist
11 7 (3.10%) Security Engineer
11 7 (3.10%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (3.10%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 6 (2.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.44%) .NET
1 1 (0.44%) CSS
1 1 (0.44%) SOAP
1 1 (0.44%) Rendezvous
1 1 (0.44%) WCF
1 1 (0.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.54%) Management Information System
1 8 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.21%) NHS
3 3 (1.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (0.88%) VLE
5 1 (0.44%) DTV
5 1 (0.44%) FMCG
5 1 (0.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 60 (26.55%) Windows
2 30 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (5.75%) Linux
5 10 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.10%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.88%) SUSE
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (42.48%) ITIL
2 40 (17.70%) Change Management
2 40 (17.70%) Network Monitoring
3 33 (14.60%) Kalman Filter
4 22 (9.73%) Network Management
5 17 (7.52%) Project Management
6 16 (7.08%) Service Delivery
6 16 (7.08%) Change Control
7 14 (6.19%) Incident Management
7 14 (6.19%) Performance Management
7 14 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (5.75%) Load Balancing
9 12 (5.31%) Line Management
10 11 (4.87%) Problem Management
10 11 (4.87%) Business Continuity
11 10 (4.42%) Data Security
11 10 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (4.42%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (4.42%) Server Monitoring
12 9 (3.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (21.68%) SQL
2 22 (9.73%) C
3 5 (2.21%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.33%) Python
4 3 (1.33%) Ruby
4 3 (1.33%) Perl
5 1 (0.44%) PHP
5 1 (0.44%) Java
5 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 81 (35.84%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (30.53%) CCNA
3 34 (15.04%) CCNP
4 21 (9.29%) Network+ Certification
5 20 (8.85%) Security Cleared
6 19 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (8.41%) MCSE
7 17 (7.52%) JNCIA
8 16 (7.08%) SC Cleared
9 9 (3.98%) CCSP
10 8 (3.54%) CCIE
10 8 (3.54%) JNCIS
11 7 (3.10%) MCSA
12 6 (2.65%) MOS
12 6 (2.65%) Degree
13 5 (2.21%) CCSE
13 5 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (2.21%) CCSA
13 5 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.77%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (22.12%) SLA
2 10 (4.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (4.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (27.43%) Active Directory
1 62 (27.43%) Hyper-V
2 27 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.52%) ISA Server
3 17 (7.52%) Forefront TMG
3 17 (7.52%) UAG
4 14 (6.19%) XenApp
5 12 (5.31%) XenDesktop
6 11 (4.87%) vSphere
7 5 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.21%) Firmware
8 2 (0.88%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.44%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 82 (36.28%) SCOM
2 35 (15.49%) SCCM
3 26 (11.50%) Nagios
4 21 (9.29%) SolarWinds Orion
5 17 (7.52%) WSUS
6 16 (7.08%) SCVMM
7 11 (4.87%) CA Spectrum
8 9 (3.98%) OpenView
9 7 (3.10%) Netcool
9 7 (3.10%) Cacti
9 7 (3.10%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (2.65%) Puppet
11 5 (2.21%) AppManager
11 5 (2.21%) Foglight
11 5 (2.21%) SCOrch
12 4 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (1.77%) Cisco IPCC
13 3 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
13 3 (1.33%) HP SIM
13 3 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 108 (47.79%) Cisco
2 58 (25.66%) VMware
3 49 (21.68%) HP
4 47 (20.80%) Juniper
5 39 (17.26%) CheckPoint
6 33 (14.60%) Microsoft
7 30 (13.27%) Citrix
8 24 (10.62%) BMC
8 24 (10.62%) Sophos
9 23 (10.18%) F5
10 18 (7.96%) NetIQ
11 16 (7.08%) Avaya
12 15 (6.64%) 3PAR
13 12 (5.31%) NetApp
14 11 (4.87%) CA
15 10 (4.42%) ServiceNow
16 8 (3.54%) Riverbed
17 6 (2.65%) Nimsoft
17 6 (2.65%) Splunk
17 6 (2.65%) BT
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £3k on-call + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £3k on-call + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
PayPoint
Salary: Up to £45,000 Per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Caterham, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 23 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum +bonus +bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago