The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 63 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.20% 0.82% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 1.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
SolarWinds
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
290 381 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 58.82% 62.25% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 209 276 135
Average salary £50,000 £49,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Watford

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Crossbeam
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (33.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cacti
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Crossbeam
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba