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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 59 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.54% 0.58% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 1.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
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
277 298 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 49.82% 57.31% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 237 196 146
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
3 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 5 (62.50%) Network Design
3 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
3 5 (62.50%) Cacti
3 5 (62.50%) F5
3 5 (62.50%) High Availability
3 5 (62.50%) HSRP
3 5 (62.50%) GLBP
3 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (62.50%) Multicast
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) Games
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) SAN
3 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (62.50%) 3G
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 5 (62.50%) VRRP
3 5 (62.50%) ADSL
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) VPN

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) 3G
2 5 (62.50%) ADSL
2 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) GLBP
2 5 (62.50%) HSRP
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) Multicast
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) VRRP
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (62.50%) Games
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) SAN Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) Network Design
1 5 (62.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 5 (62.50%) Crossbeam
2 5 (62.50%) F5
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper