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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 218 207 197
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 15 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.79% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 15
Average salary £35,000 £38,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.79% +3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £61,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2668 2398 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.20% 41.50% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2117 2019 1991
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
Bristol +4 7 £40,000 +2.17%
Wiltshire 0 4 £33,000 -12.00% 3
Gloucestershire -15 3 - -
Devon -9 1 £33,000 -30.52%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 16 (47.06%) HP
1 16 (47.06%) Network Monitoring
2 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 15 (44.12%) Juniper
2 15 (44.12%) Cisco
3 13 (38.24%) Firewall
4 12 (35.29%) VMware
5 11 (32.35%) Windows
5 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (29.41%) Load Balancing
6 10 (29.41%) SCOM
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (26.47%) CheckPoint
7 9 (26.47%) SCCM
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (23.53%) ServiceNow
8 8 (23.53%) CCNP
9 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
9 7 (20.59%) SAN
9 7 (20.59%) Linux
9 7 (20.59%) ITIL
9 7 (20.59%) Clustering
9 7 (20.59%) Junos
9 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (17.65%) Riverbed
10 6 (17.65%) HP SIM
10 6 (17.65%) High Availability
10 6 (17.65%) Hyperic
10 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
10 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.94%) Lync
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (20.59%) Junos
3 7 (20.59%) SAN
4 6 (17.65%) TACACS
4 6 (17.65%) IPsec
4 6 (17.65%) WAN
4 6 (17.65%) VPN
4 6 (17.65%) SSL
5 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (8.82%) BIG-IP
6 3 (8.82%) LAN
6 3 (8.82%) VoIP
6 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security
7 2 (5.88%) Internet
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (8.82%) Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Designer
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (5.88%) Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Applications Packager
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Security Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Network Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 6 (17.65%) PKI
2 6 (17.65%) Replication
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
3 6 (17.65%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (29.41%) Load Balancing
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
4 6 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (17.65%) High Availability
4 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (11.76%) Software Deployment
5 4 (11.76%) Service Management
5 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 4 (11.76%) Network Design
6 3 (8.82%) Process Management
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
6 3 (8.82%) Network Management
7 2 (5.88%) Line Management
7 2 (5.88%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Cyber Security
7 2 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) C
2 4 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) Perl
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (23.53%) CCNP
4 6 (17.65%) CCNA
4 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) Degree
6 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (8.82%) CCDP
7 3 (8.82%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (5.88%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) Firmware
4 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) SCOM
2 9 (26.47%) SCCM
3 6 (17.65%) Nagios
3 6 (17.65%) HP SIM
3 6 (17.65%) Hyperic
4 2 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (5.88%) OPNET
4 2 (5.88%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) HP
2 15 (44.12%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) Juniper
3 12 (35.29%) VMware
4 9 (26.47%) CheckPoint
5 8 (23.53%) ServiceNow
6 6 (17.65%) Symantec
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle
6 6 (17.65%) Riverbed
6 6 (17.65%) NetApp
6 6 (17.65%) Citrix
7 5 (14.71%) F5
8 3 (8.82%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (5.88%) ArcSight
9 2 (5.88%) Altiris
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.88%) CA
10 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago