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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 227 201 204
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 13 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.46% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 1.09% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 12
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +72.72%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +9.58%
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
2672 2576 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.33% 42.16% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2145 2068 1967
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,645 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Gloucestershire -7 5 - - 1
Bristol -22 5 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Wiltshire -27 3 £33,000 -45.00% 3
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
1 17 (53.13%) Network Monitoring
2 16 (50.00%) HP
3 14 (43.75%) Juniper
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco
4 13 (40.63%) Firewall
4 13 (40.63%) VMware
5 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (31.25%) SCOM
7 9 (28.13%) Load Balancing
7 9 (28.13%) SCCM
7 9 (28.13%) Windows
8 8 (25.00%) Linux
8 8 (25.00%) C
8 8 (25.00%) SAN
8 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (25.00%) Clustering
8 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (25.00%) ServiceNow
9 7 (21.88%) Hyperic
9 7 (21.88%) High Availability
9 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
9 7 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (21.88%) NetApp
9 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity
9 7 (21.88%) Symantec
9 7 (21.88%) Replication

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Lync
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (25.00%) SAN
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (18.75%) Junos
5 5 (15.63%) IPsec
5 5 (15.63%) TACACS
5 5 (15.63%) VPN
5 5 (15.63%) SSL
6 4 (12.50%) WAN
6 4 (12.50%) Network Security
7 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (9.38%) VoIP
8 2 (6.25%) Internet
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (3.13%) Wireless
9 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
9 1 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Packager
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Designer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Clustering
2 7 (21.88%) Replication
3 5 (15.63%) PKI
4 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
6 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
7 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (28.13%) Load Balancing
3 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity
3 7 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (21.88%) High Availability
4 6 (18.75%) Security Hardening
5 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) Service Management
6 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 4 (12.50%) Software Deployment
6 4 (12.50%) SIEM
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (9.38%) Web Design
7 3 (9.38%) Computer Security
7 3 (9.38%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (9.38%) Network Design
7 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (6.25%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) C
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) Degree
4 6 (18.75%) CCNP
5 5 (15.63%) CCNA
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
7 3 (9.38%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.13%) CCDP
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (3.13%) CCSE
8 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Firmware
4 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) SCOM
2 9 (28.13%) SCCM
3 7 (21.88%) Hyperic
4 6 (18.75%) HP SIM
5 5 (15.63%) Nagios
6 1 (3.13%) OPNET
6 1 (3.13%) OpenView
6 1 (3.13%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) HP
2 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Juniper
3 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 8 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle
5 7 (21.88%) Symantec
5 7 (21.88%) NetApp
5 7 (21.88%) Citrix
6 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
7 4 (12.50%) Riverbed
8 3 (9.38%) ArcSight
9 2 (6.25%) F5
9 2 (6.25%) Altiris
9 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.13%) CA
10 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago