The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 205 213 180
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -33
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 4 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.081% 0.059% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.13% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £52,500 £34,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.07% -18.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
SolarWinds
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2187 2255 1906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 44.48% 44.11% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1704 1808 1515
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Leeds +7 4 £52,500 +51.07%
SolarWinds
Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) CCNP
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (64.29%) SAN
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) HP
6 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
6 6 (42.86%) Project Management
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
7 5 (35.71%) BGP
7 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
8 4 (28.57%) MPLS
8 4 (28.57%) Internet
8 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
8 4 (28.57%) Change Management
8 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
8 4 (28.57%) F5
8 4 (28.57%) vSphere
8 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (21.43%) Relational Database

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) BGP
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) OSPF
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (21.43%) NAS
5 3 (21.43%) FWSM
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
6 2 (14.29%) SSL
6 2 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) Informix
1 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 3 (21.43%) Redis
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Games
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Telephony Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Network Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) IBM XIV
3 2 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Build Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) BCP
5 2 (14.29%) Network Design
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CCNP
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCIE
2 3 (21.43%) CCSP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) CCDA
3 2 (14.29%) CCDP
3 2 (14.29%) CCSA
3 2 (14.29%) CCSE
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
3 3 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (21.43%) Salt
2 3 (21.43%) Opsview
2 3 (21.43%) Graphite
2 3 (21.43%) Nagios
2 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
2 3 (21.43%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) F5
6 3 (21.43%) Veritas
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp
7 1 (7.14%) Brocade