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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 19 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 7.29% 3.30% 3.64%
As % of the Vendors category 13.21% 4.62% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £30,000 £46,250 £36,893
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.13% +25.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £45,250 £36,808
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,250 £36,979
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
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
53 65 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 55.21% 71.43% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 29
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,625 £19,550 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Brocade
2 5 (71.43%) Nagios
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Network Design
3 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
3 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Avaya
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Mitel
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (28.57%) CCDP
5 2 (28.57%) Nokia
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (42.86%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) IPv4
4 2 (28.57%) IPv6
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) DDNS
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCDP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Brocade
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Avaya
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Mitel
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL