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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 222 222 214
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 24 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.73% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 14
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £38,206
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +0.59%
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
2548 2600 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.61% 43.38% 44.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2115 2264 2035
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +12 10 £32,500 -9.09% 1
Bristol +8 8 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Devon +3 6 £32,500 -5.79%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 25 (58.14%) Security Cleared
2 23 (53.49%) SC Cleared
3 20 (46.51%) Firewall
4 19 (44.19%) ITIL
5 18 (41.86%) Cisco
6 17 (39.53%) SCCM
7 16 (37.21%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (34.88%) Juniper
8 15 (34.88%) SQL
8 15 (34.88%) Service Management
9 14 (32.56%) HP
9 14 (32.56%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (30.23%) Nagios
11 12 (27.91%) FrontRange
11 12 (27.91%) Palo Alto
11 12 (27.91%) HP SIM
11 12 (27.91%) SCOM
11 12 (27.91%) Problem Management
12 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
12 11 (25.58%) Change Management
12 11 (25.58%) VPN
13 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
13 10 (23.26%) Network Monitoring
14 9 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
15 8 (18.60%) TACACS
15 8 (18.60%) LAN
15 8 (18.60%) SSL
15 8 (18.60%) PKI
15 8 (18.60%) IPsec

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.98%) iPlanet
1 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) Firewall
2 16 (37.21%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (32.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (25.58%) VPN
5 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
6 8 (18.60%) IPsec
6 8 (18.60%) Junos
6 8 (18.60%) LAN
6 8 (18.60%) SSL
6 8 (18.60%) TACACS
7 6 (13.95%) Network Security
7 6 (13.95%) SNMP
8 4 (9.30%) BGP
8 4 (9.30%) DNS
8 4 (9.30%) OSPF
8 4 (9.30%) Wireshark
9 3 (6.98%) LDAP
9 3 (6.98%) MPLS
9 3 (6.98%) SAN
10 2 (4.65%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Support Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) Juniper Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) IT Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) IT Support
5 5 (11.63%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Support
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Principal Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Principal Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.98%) ITSM Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
1 3 (6.98%) SAML
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) PKI
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Cryptography
3 2 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.65%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.33%) CentOS
5 1 (2.33%) Unix
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) ITIL
2 15 (34.88%) Service Management
3 12 (27.91%) Problem Management
4 11 (25.58%) Change Management
4 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
5 10 (23.26%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (18.60%) Security Hardening
6 8 (18.60%) SIEM
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.98%) ITSM
9 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
9 3 (6.98%) Network Design
9 3 (6.98%) Network Management
9 3 (6.98%) Scrum
9 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.98%) Six Sigma
10 2 (4.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) C
3 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) Security Cleared
2 23 (53.49%) SC Cleared
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (11.63%) CCNA
5 5 (11.63%) CISSP
5 5 (11.63%) Degree
5 5 (11.63%) GCIA
5 5 (11.63%) JNCIA
6 4 (9.30%) CCNP
6 4 (9.30%) CEH
6 4 (9.30%) CISA
6 4 (9.30%) GCIH
7 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.65%) CCDP
8 2 (4.65%) MCSE
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.33%) CCIE
9 1 (2.33%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) COBIT
2 2 (4.65%) HMG Infosec
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.65%) Snort
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) SCCM
2 13 (30.23%) Nagios
3 12 (27.91%) HP SIM
3 12 (27.91%) SCOM
4 6 (13.95%) QRadar
5 2 (4.65%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (2.33%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Cisco
2 15 (34.88%) Juniper
3 14 (32.56%) HP
4 12 (27.91%) FrontRange
4 12 (27.91%) Palo Alto
5 8 (18.60%) ArcSight
5 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
6 7 (16.28%) VMware
7 6 (13.95%) Intel Security
7 6 (13.95%) LogRhythm
7 6 (13.95%) Splunk
8 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
9 4 (9.30%) Trustwave
10 3 (6.98%) Altiris
10 3 (6.98%) DevExpress
10 3 (6.98%) F5
11 2 (4.65%) AlienVault
11 2 (4.65%) Mitel
12 1 (2.33%) Sourcefire
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
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