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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank 885 914 869
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -45
Permanent jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 7 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.013% 0.010%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.091% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 11
Average salary £39,000 £72,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.20% +70.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £75,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £25,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+56.00% -44.44%

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
7713 7591 7079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.04% 6.49% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6178 6086 5669
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

WhatsUp Gold Salary Histogram in the UK

WhatsUp Gold
Top 8 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 31 July 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
England +10 6 £39,000 -46.20% 3
South West - 6 £39,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £39,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 4 £37,000 -
Cirencester - 2 £41,000 - 1
Bridgend - 1 £27,500 -
South Wales - 1 £27,500 -
Wales - 1 £27,500 -

WhatsUp Gold
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Backup Exec
2 9 (64.29%) vSphere
3 8 (57.14%) Zenoss
3 8 (57.14%) WSUS
3 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (57.14%) NetBackup
3 8 (57.14%) MCITP
3 8 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (57.14%) SAN
3 8 (57.14%) NetApp
3 8 (57.14%) Symantec
3 8 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (57.14%) Sophos
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) MCSE
3 8 (57.14%) MCSA
3 8 (57.14%) VBScript
3 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 8 (57.14%) Citrix
3 8 (57.14%) CCNA
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) XenApp

WhatsUp Gold
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) OSPF
2 5 (35.71%) BGP
2 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) FDDI
2 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (35.71%) ADSL
2 5 (35.71%) Broadband
2 5 (35.71%) ISDN
2 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
2 5 (35.71%) PPP
2 5 (35.71%) RIP
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) PBX
3 4 (28.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Server Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Server Support
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Server Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Statistics
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Network Management
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) VBScript
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) MCSE
1 8 (57.14%) MCSA
1 8 (57.14%) CCNA
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (57.14%) MCITP
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) CCA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) vSphere
2 7 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Backup Exec
2 8 (57.14%) WSUS
2 8 (57.14%) Zenoss
2 8 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (57.14%) NetBackup
3 5 (35.71%) OpenView
3 5 (35.71%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Citrix
3 8 (57.14%) NetApp
3 8 (57.14%) Symantec
3 8 (57.14%) Sophos
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Nortel
5 5 (35.71%) BMC
5 5 (35.71%) 3Com
5 5 (35.71%) Remedy
5 5 (35.71%) Nokia
5 5 (35.71%) SonicWALL
5 5 (35.71%) F5
5 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
6 4 (28.57%) Siemens
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 4 (28.57%) Avaya
7 1 (7.14%) IBM
7 1 (7.14%) HP
Brighton, East Sussex
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Newton Blue
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago