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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 237 215 196
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -19
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 13 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.81% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 12
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +11.11%
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
2583 2603 2319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.09% 42.48% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2070 1952
Average salary £38,533 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.14% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 July 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 28 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
Bristol -22 5 £36,750 -10.90% 1
Wiltshire -18 4 £33,000 -32.30% 1
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 16 (51.61%) Network Monitoring
3 15 (48.39%) HP
4 13 (41.94%) Cisco
5 12 (38.71%) Juniper
5 12 (38.71%) Firewall
6 11 (35.48%) VMware
7 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (29.03%) SCCM
8 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
8 9 (29.03%) Windows
9 8 (25.81%) C
9 8 (25.81%) SAN
9 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (25.81%) SCOM
9 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
9 8 (25.81%) ServiceNow
10 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (22.58%) Clustering
10 7 (22.58%) Linux
10 7 (22.58%) CCNP
10 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
10 7 (22.58%) ITIL
11 6 (19.35%) UNIX
11 6 (19.35%) Citrix
11 6 (19.35%) MySQL
11 6 (19.35%) Oracle
11 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
11 6 (19.35%) NetApp

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.23%) Lync
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) SAN
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (16.13%) Network Security
4 5 (16.13%) WAN
5 4 (12.90%) VoIP
6 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (9.68%) IPsec
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (9.68%) Junos
6 3 (9.68%) TACACS
6 3 (9.68%) VPN
6 3 (9.68%) SSL
7 2 (6.45%) Wireless
8 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
8 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Military
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Architect
1 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
1 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Network Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Network Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Applications Packager
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) IT Support
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 6 (19.35%) Replication
3 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
4 4 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.68%) PKI
6 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
7 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
3 7 (22.58%) ITIL
4 6 (19.35%) Business Continuity
4 6 (19.35%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (19.35%) High Availability
4 6 (19.35%) SIEM
5 4 (12.90%) Service Management
5 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.90%) Software Deployment
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.68%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (9.68%) Security Hardening
6 3 (9.68%) Security Patching
6 3 (9.68%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (9.68%) Web Design
6 3 (9.68%) Computer Security
7 2 (6.45%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) C
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (22.58%) CCNP
5 6 (19.35%) Degree
6 5 (16.13%) CCNA
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (9.68%) JNCIA
8 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
9 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (3.23%) CEH
10 1 (3.23%) CCSE
10 1 (3.23%) GCIA
10 1 (3.23%) GCIH
10 1 (3.23%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (3.23%) CISA
10 1 (3.23%) CCDP
10 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Firmware
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 8 (25.81%) SCOM
3 6 (19.35%) HP SIM
3 6 (19.35%) Hyperic
4 5 (16.13%) Nagios
5 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (3.23%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (3.23%) OPNET
6 1 (3.23%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) HP
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco
3 12 (38.71%) Juniper
4 11 (35.48%) VMware
5 8 (25.81%) ServiceNow
6 6 (19.35%) Citrix
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle
6 6 (19.35%) NetApp
6 6 (19.35%) Symantec
7 5 (16.13%) Riverbed
8 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.90%) ArcSight
9 2 (6.45%) F5
9 2 (6.45%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (3.23%) Trustwave
10 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
10 1 (3.23%) Splunk
10 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.23%) McAfee
10 1 (3.23%) CA
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