The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 222 237 212
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 15 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.20% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.45% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 9
Median salary £42,563 £36,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.23% -24.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,750 £60,500
UK excluding London median 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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2375 2683 2610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 46.00% 44.67% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1956 2166 2114
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in the South West

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in the South West

SolarWinds
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +30 11 £40,063 +6.83%
Wiltshire +15 2 £55,000 +66.66%
Cornwall - 2 - -
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 22 (53.66%) ITIL
1 22 (53.66%) Firewall
2 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
3 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
4 17 (41.46%) Cisco
5 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (34.15%) SCCM
6 13 (31.71%) Service Management
7 12 (29.27%) HP
8 11 (26.83%) Juniper
8 11 (26.83%) Project Management
8 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (24.39%) Degree
9 10 (24.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (24.39%) CCNA
9 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
9 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
10 9 (21.95%) Windows
10 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
10 9 (21.95%) TACACS
10 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (21.95%) Palo Alto
11 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
11 8 (19.51%) ArcSight
11 8 (19.51%) SIEM
11 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
11 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
11 8 (19.51%) Internet
11 8 (19.51%) HTML

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) iPlanet
2 3 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) Firewall
2 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
4 9 (21.95%) TACACS
5 8 (19.51%) DNS
5 8 (19.51%) Internet
6 7 (17.07%) IPsec
6 7 (17.07%) LDAP
6 7 (17.07%) SNMP
6 7 (17.07%) SSL
6 7 (17.07%) VPN
7 6 (14.63%) Junos
7 6 (14.63%) LAN
8 5 (12.20%) SAN
9 4 (9.76%) WAN
10 3 (7.32%) BGP
10 3 (7.32%) OSPF
10 3 (7.32%) VoIP
10 3 (7.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Business Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) ITSM Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) IT Support
5 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Support
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) HTML
2 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) SAML
2 7 (17.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) PKI
2 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.88%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) Linux
4 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.88%) CentOS
5 2 (4.88%) Unix
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) ITIL
2 13 (31.71%) Service Management
3 11 (26.83%) Project Management
4 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
5 8 (19.51%) SIEM
6 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.07%) ITSM
6 7 (17.07%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (17.07%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) Security Hardening
6 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
6 7 (17.07%) Six Sigma
7 5 (12.20%) Change Management
7 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
7 5 (12.20%) Security Operations
8 4 (9.76%) Migration
9 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
3 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) Tcl
6 1 (2.44%) Java
6 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
2 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
3 14 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (24.39%) CCNA
4 10 (24.39%) Degree
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (14.63%) CCNP
7 5 (12.20%) JNCIA
7 5 (12.20%) MCSE
7 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
9 2 (4.88%) CCDP
9 2 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (2.44%) CCA
10 1 (2.44%) CCIE
10 1 (2.44%) CISSP
10 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (2.44%) GCIA
10 1 (2.44%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) COBIT
2 2 (4.88%) GPG13
2 2 (4.88%) HMG Infosec
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
3 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) Snort
2 5 (12.20%) vSphere
3 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) vCloud
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) SCCM
2 7 (17.07%) Nagios
3 5 (12.20%) HP SIM
3 5 (12.20%) SCOM
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (7.32%) QRadar
4 3 (7.32%) RSA Security Analytics
5 2 (4.88%) RSA Archer
5 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.44%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (2.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (2.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (2.44%) OpenView
6 1 (2.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Cisco
2 12 (29.27%) HP
3 11 (26.83%) Juniper
4 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
5 9 (21.95%) Palo Alto
6 8 (19.51%) ArcSight
6 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
7 7 (17.07%) Altiris
7 7 (17.07%) DevExpress
7 7 (17.07%) VMware
8 5 (12.20%) FrontRange
9 4 (9.76%) Intel Security
9 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
10 3 (7.32%) AlienVault
10 3 (7.32%) Avaya
10 3 (7.32%) F5
10 3 (7.32%) LogLogic
10 3 (7.32%) Q1 Labs
10 3 (7.32%) Splunk
10 3 (7.32%) Symantec