The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 210 202 206
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 7 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.18% 0.091%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.36% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
Average salary £47,500 £32,604 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.68% -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,728 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,479 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
SolarWinds
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2635 2762 2775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.49% 50.55% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2161 2294 2381
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SolarWinds
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Birmingham +8 2 £60,000 +84.02% 3
Solihull - 2 £27,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 - - 1
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (61.54%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) Remedy
3 5 (38.46%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) VPLS
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
5 3 (23.08%) OLE
5 3 (23.08%) BT
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) CCIP
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) Nagios
5 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 3 (23.08%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) CCIE

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) xDSL
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) MPLS
3 3 (23.08%) OSPF
3 3 (23.08%) BGP
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) VPLS
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) TACACS
4 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) Broadband
4 2 (15.38%) HTTP
4 2 (15.38%) SNMP
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Balanced Scorecard
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Security
3 2 (15.38%) SIEM
3 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 3 (23.08%) CCIP
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Nagios
1 3 (23.08%) Cacti
2 2 (15.38%) Nessus
2 2 (15.38%) Nmap
2 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (38.46%) Remedy
3 3 (23.08%) BT
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
4 2 (15.38%) FireEye
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) IronPort
4 2 (15.38%) Infoblox
4 2 (15.38%) Nimsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago