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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 226 226 218
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 15 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.48% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 10
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
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
2843 2682 2550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.83% 45.39% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2403 2220 2181
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 December 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 0 8 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Devon -7 4 £35,750 +66.27% 1
Gloucestershire -14 3 £45,000 +87.50%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 13 (59.09%) ITIL
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
1 13 (59.09%) Juniper
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) CCNP
3 9 (40.91%) CCDP
3 9 (40.91%) WAN
3 9 (40.91%) Riverbed
3 9 (40.91%) F5
4 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 8 (36.36%) Degree
4 8 (36.36%) SLA
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) Windows
5 7 (31.82%) CCNA
5 7 (31.82%) LAN
5 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
5 7 (31.82%) Network Management
6 6 (27.27%) Barracuda Networks
6 6 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (27.27%) BIG-IP
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 6 (27.27%) Change Management
6 6 (27.27%) Process Management
6 6 (27.27%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (27.27%) Firmware
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (22.73%) iPlanet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) WAN
3 7 (31.82%) LAN
4 6 (27.27%) BIG-IP
4 6 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (22.73%) LDAP
5 5 (22.73%) SNMP
5 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) VPN
6 3 (13.64%) SSL
6 3 (13.64%) TACACS
6 3 (13.64%) VoIP
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.64%) Junos
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (13.64%) IPsec
7 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (4.55%) Wireless
8 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
8 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) ITSM Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Business Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Designer
7 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Network Support
7 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) PKI
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
2 7 (31.82%) Network Management
3 6 (27.27%) Process Management
3 6 (27.27%) Change Management
4 5 (22.73%) ITSM
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) Six Sigma
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) Service Management
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Network Design
6 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
1 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) VB
3 3 (13.64%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 2 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (45.45%) CCNP
2 9 (40.91%) CCDP
3 8 (36.36%) Degree
4 7 (31.82%) CCNA
5 6 (27.27%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.55%) CCSE
8 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
2 5 (22.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Firmware
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) Terminal Services
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (13.64%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (13.64%) OpenView
2 3 (13.64%) Nagios
2 3 (13.64%) OPNET
3 1 (4.55%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (4.55%) Hyperic
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
1 13 (59.09%) Juniper
2 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 9 (40.91%) Riverbed
3 9 (40.91%) F5
4 6 (27.27%) Barracuda Networks
5 5 (22.73%) DevExpress
5 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) Altiris
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) HP
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) CA
7 1 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) BMC
7 1 (4.55%) Compuware
7 1 (4.55%) NetScout
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) Remedy
7 1 (4.55%) NetQoS
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 21 days ago