The table below looks at the statistics for WhatsUp Gold skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank 900 918 867
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -51
Permanent jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 3 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.040% 0.14% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 21
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £28,550 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £38,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-3.28% +10.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7431 7220 6395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.71% 6.23% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5954 5693 4920
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

WhatsUp Gold
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WhatsUp Gold within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WhatsUp Gold Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WhatsUp Gold
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WhatsUp Gold within the UK.

WhatsUp Gold Salary Trend in the UK

WhatsUp Gold
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WhatsUp Gold within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 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
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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
England +32 3 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Cheltenham - 1 £37,000 -
London - 1 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £37,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £36,500 -
South West - 1 £37,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £36,500 -

WhatsUp Gold
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (62.50%) Dell
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (62.50%) ZABBIX
4 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
4 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (62.50%) Spiceworks
4 5 (62.50%) SevOne
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) VBScript
6 2 (25.00%) MCSA
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel

WhatsUp Gold
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Server Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) CCA
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (62.50%) ZABBIX
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (25.00%) Zenoss
3 2 (25.00%) WSUS
3 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
2 5 (62.50%) Spiceworks
2 5 (62.50%) SevOne
2 5 (62.50%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago