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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 224 202 217
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 19 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.90% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 6
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
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
2589 2336 2533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.40% 43.82% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2209 1967 2185
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 - 7 £45,000 - 2
Wiltshire +4 4 £35,750 -11.72% 1
Devon -9 3 £34,000 +58.13%
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Somerset +2 2 £55,000 +67.41%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 17 (51.52%) ITIL
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco
2 16 (48.48%) Juniper
3 14 (42.42%) Firewall
4 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (39.39%) CheckPoint
4 13 (39.39%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (33.33%) CCNP
6 10 (30.30%) HP
7 9 (27.27%) Service Management
7 9 (27.27%) CCNA
7 9 (27.27%) WAN
7 9 (27.27%) SCCM
7 9 (27.27%) Load Balancing
8 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
8 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (24.24%) Riverbed
8 8 (24.24%) F5
8 8 (24.24%) VMware
8 8 (24.24%) Windows
8 8 (24.24%) SLA
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.21%) HTML
9 7 (21.21%) SQL
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.21%) CCDP
9 7 (21.21%) LAN
9 7 (21.21%) Altiris
9 7 (21.21%) Degree
9 7 (21.21%) Network Management

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (15.15%) iPlanet
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) Firewall
2 9 (27.27%) WAN
3 7 (21.21%) LAN
3 7 (21.21%) Junos
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (18.18%) VPN
4 6 (18.18%) SSL
4 6 (18.18%) TACACS
4 6 (18.18%) IPsec
4 6 (18.18%) BIG-IP
4 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (15.15%) LDAP
5 5 (15.15%) SNMP
5 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.09%) SAN
7 2 (6.06%) Internet
7 2 (6.06%) VoIP
7 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) ITSM Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Business Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (9.09%) Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Packager
6 2 (6.06%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.03%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Network Support
7 1 (3.03%) Professional Services Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) HTML
2 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
2 5 (15.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) PKI
2 3 (9.09%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 9 (27.27%) Service Management
4 7 (21.21%) Network Management
5 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 6 (18.18%) Process Management
5 6 (18.18%) Change Management
6 5 (15.15%) ITSM
6 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.15%) Scrum
6 5 (15.15%) Six Sigma
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
6 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
7 4 (12.12%) Network Design
7 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
8 3 (9.09%) High Availability
8 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
1 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.12%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) VB
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (33.33%) CCNP
3 9 (27.27%) CCNA
4 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
5 7 (21.21%) CCDP
5 7 (21.21%) Degree
6 6 (18.18%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
10 2 (6.06%) VCP4
11 1 (3.03%) CCSE
11 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
11 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
2 5 (15.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) Firmware
3 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) SCCM
2 7 (21.21%) SCOM
3 4 (12.12%) HP SIM
4 3 (9.09%) Hyperic
5 2 (6.06%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (6.06%) OpenView
5 2 (6.06%) Nagios
5 2 (6.06%) OPNET
6 1 (3.03%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco
1 16 (48.48%) Juniper
2 13 (39.39%) CheckPoint
3 10 (30.30%) HP
4 8 (24.24%) Riverbed
4 8 (24.24%) F5
4 8 (24.24%) VMware
5 7 (21.21%) Altiris
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.18%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (15.15%) DevExpress
8 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
8 4 (12.12%) Citrix
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle
9 3 (9.09%) NetApp
9 3 (9.09%) Symantec
10 2 (6.06%) CA
11 1 (3.03%) Remedy
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