The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 30 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 1.69% - 4.48%
As % of the Vendors category 3.03% - 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £32,500 - £38,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 - £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 - £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
SolarWinds
Shropshire

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

Vendors Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 61 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 55.93% 65.59% 73.13%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 27
Average salary £30,500 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.27% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Telford

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Telford

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Brocade
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (62.50%) IP Telephony
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Nagios
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Avaya
4 4 (50.00%) Juniper
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Network Design
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Mitel
4 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) Apache
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (25.00%) Nokia
6 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (25.00%) OSPF
6 2 (25.00%) BGP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 (37.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (62.50%) IP Telephony
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) DDNS
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) SNMP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) IPv4
4 2 (25.00%) IPv6
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CCDP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Brocade
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Avaya
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Mitel
4 2 (25.00%) Nokia
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL