The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.80% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £63,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SolarWinds
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
209 174 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 41.97% 40.75% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 173 143 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Suffolk region.

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Suffolk

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Suffolk

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Newmarket - 2 £63,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £30,000 -
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) VLAN
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) LAMP
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) ZABBIX
4 4 (30.77%) Cacti
4 4 (30.77%) Riverbed
4 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (30.77%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (30.77%) DMVPN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (30.77%) New Relic
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) IPsec
4 4 (30.77%) Xen
4 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
4 4 (30.77%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
4 4 (30.77%) TACACS

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
1 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) MPLS
2 5 (38.46%) VLAN
3 4 (30.77%) DMVPN
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
3 4 (30.77%) IPsec
3 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
3 4 (30.77%) BGP
3 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
3 4 (30.77%) TACACS
4 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
4 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
4 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) SMTP
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) LAMP
2 2 (15.38%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) WAN Optimisation
1 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (23.08%) HP ASE
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Xen
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) ZABBIX
2 4 (30.77%) Cacti
2 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) Riverbed
3 4 (30.77%) New Relic
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Brocade
5 2 (15.38%) Veeam
5 2 (15.38%) Percona
6 1 (7.69%) Dell