The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Watford region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.54% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -16.47%
Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
386 207 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 65.98% 62.92% 67.92%
Number of salaries quoted 262 145 140
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £26,350 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolarWinds
Hertfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Watford

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (70.00%) Mitel
3 7 (70.00%) Fortinet
4 6 (60.00%) Dell
4 6 (60.00%) VoIP
4 6 (60.00%) Aruba
5 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (50.00%) Network Security
5 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (50.00%) Meru Networks
5 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (50.00%) BCP
5 5 (50.00%) Handset
5 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (40.00%) ITSM
6 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (30.00%) Network Design
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) DHCP
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (20.00%) Juniper

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (10.00%) Lync
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) VoIP
5 5 (50.00%) Network Security
5 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) DHCP
8 2 (20.00%) Internet
8 2 (20.00%) RIP
8 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
8 2 (20.00%) Wireless
8 2 (20.00%) IPsec
8 2 (20.00%) VLAN
8 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
8 2 (20.00%) OSPF
8 2 (20.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Handset
2 2 (20.00%) Online Games
3 1 (10.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (50.00%) BCP
2 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (40.00%) ITSM
4 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (30.00%) Network Design
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (20.00%) Cacti
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) Mitel
2 7 (70.00%) Fortinet
3 6 (60.00%) Dell
3 6 (60.00%) Aruba
4 5 (50.00%) Meru Networks
5 2 (20.00%) Juniper
5 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (20.00%) Crossbeam
5 2 (20.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (10.00%) CommVault
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
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