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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 234 193 214
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +21
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 7 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.37% 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.87% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 3
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +104.08%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -2.38%
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 2196 2546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.30% 43.32% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2177 1825 2185
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
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 22 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Wiltshire -6 4 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Bristol - 3 £55,000 -
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) VMware
2 26 (70.27%) Degree
3 25 (67.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (64.86%) Computer Science
4 24 (64.86%) Cisco
5 23 (62.16%) Juniper
6 22 (59.46%) Nagios
7 21 (56.76%) HP
7 21 (56.76%) HTML
8 19 (51.35%) VoIP
9 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
10 17 (45.95%) F5
11 16 (43.24%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (43.24%) Performance Monitoring
11 16 (43.24%) OPNET
11 16 (43.24%) OpenView
11 16 (43.24%) Terminal Services
12 15 (40.54%) Firewall
13 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
13 14 (37.84%) SQL
13 14 (37.84%) VPN
14 13 (35.14%) IPsec
15 12 (32.43%) CA
15 12 (32.43%) Citrix
15 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
16 11 (29.73%) Compuware
16 11 (29.73%) Python
16 11 (29.73%) Java
16 11 (29.73%) Perl

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 8 (21.62%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) iPlanet
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) VoIP
2 15 (40.54%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) VPN
4 13 (35.14%) IPsec
5 11 (29.73%) Wireshark
6 9 (24.32%) SAN
7 8 (21.62%) ISDN
7 8 (21.62%) DNS
7 8 (21.62%) SMTP
7 8 (21.62%) HTTP
7 8 (21.62%) Network Security
7 8 (21.62%) PPTP
7 8 (21.62%) H.323
8 7 (18.92%) SNMP
8 7 (18.92%) WAN
9 6 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (13.51%) Junos
10 5 (13.51%) TACACS
10 5 (13.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) MySQL
2 8 (21.62%) Big Data
3 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (21.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Applications Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Performance Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Performance Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Network Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support
5 2 (5.41%) Designer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Designer
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Network Designer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) HTML
2 8 (21.62%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) SAML
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (64.86%) Computer Science
2 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.22%) User Experience
4 5 (13.51%) PKI
4 5 (13.51%) Statistics
5 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
3 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Capacity Planning
1 16 (43.24%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (27.03%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) DNA
3 8 (21.62%) High Availability
4 6 (16.22%) Performance Management
4 6 (16.22%) Network Design
4 6 (16.22%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Service Management
7 3 (8.11%) Network Management
8 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma
8 2 (5.41%) CRM
8 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) ITSM
8 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 11 (29.73%) Python
2 11 (29.73%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) Perl
2 11 (29.73%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) C
3 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (70.27%) Degree
2 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
3 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (16.22%) CCNP
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.11%) CCDP
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) CCSE
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) COBIT
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (43.24%) Terminal Services
3 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
4 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (59.46%) Nagios
2 16 (43.24%) OPNET
2 16 (43.24%) OpenView
3 11 (29.73%) CA Spectrum
3 11 (29.73%) SolarWinds Orion
4 8 (21.62%) logstash
5 7 (18.92%) CiscoWorks
6 5 (13.51%) Tivoli
6 5 (13.51%) Netcool
6 5 (13.51%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 4 (10.81%) SCCM
8 3 (8.11%) SCOM
9 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) VMware
2 24 (64.86%) Cisco
3 23 (62.16%) Juniper
4 21 (56.76%) HP
5 17 (45.95%) F5
6 12 (32.43%) CA
6 12 (32.43%) Citrix
6 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
7 11 (29.73%) Compuware
7 11 (29.73%) Riverbed
8 7 (18.92%) CheckPoint
9 6 (16.22%) IBM
9 6 (16.22%) BMC
9 6 (16.22%) NetScout
9 6 (16.22%) NetQoS
9 6 (16.22%) Ipanema Technologies
10 3 (8.11%) Altiris
11 2 (5.41%) DevExpress
12 1 (2.70%) IronPort
12 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 18 days ago