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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 203 188 178
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 5 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.62% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 8
Average salary £37,500 £41,847 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
2198 2088 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.01% 48.13% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1794 1605 1475
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram 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 29 January 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 +2 4 £43,750 +4.54%
Halifax - 1 £37,500 -
SolarWinds
Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 27 (52.94%) SAN
3 24 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (47.06%) Cisco
3 24 (47.06%) CCNP
4 23 (45.10%) SQL
5 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 21 (41.18%) Firewall
6 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
7 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
8 17 (33.33%) Finance
8 17 (33.33%) HP
9 15 (29.41%) Degree
10 13 (25.49%) OSPF
10 13 (25.49%) BGP
10 13 (25.49%) LAN
10 13 (25.49%) VoIP
10 13 (25.49%) WAN
11 12 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (23.53%) EIGRP
11 12 (23.53%) MPLS
11 12 (23.53%) Network Management
12 11 (21.57%) Legal
12 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
13 10 (19.61%) Statistics
13 10 (19.61%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (17.65%) Load Balancing
15 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (15.69%) VMware
15 8 (15.69%) Project Management

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (13.73%) Apache
1 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.88%) Node.js
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (52.94%) SAN
2 21 (41.18%) Firewall
3 13 (25.49%) OSPF
3 13 (25.49%) BGP
3 13 (25.49%) LAN
3 13 (25.49%) VoIP
3 13 (25.49%) WAN
4 12 (23.53%) EIGRP
4 12 (23.53%) MPLS
5 7 (13.73%) Internet
5 7 (13.73%) NAS
6 5 (9.80%) SNMP
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (5.88%) FWSM
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.92%) LDAP
8 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.92%) VPN
8 2 (3.92%) DNS
8 2 (3.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (13.73%) Informix
2 7 (13.73%) MySQL
2 7 (13.73%) RDBMS
2 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) Redis
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Subversion
1 7 (13.73%) JIRA
1 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
1 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.84%) Hudson
General
1 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Legal
3 7 (13.73%) Games
4 2 (3.92%) Law
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Infrastructure Technician
2 15 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 4 (7.84%) Engineering Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Telephony Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Technician
6 1 (1.96%) Network Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Security Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security Manager
6 1 (1.96%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (7.84%) Middleware
3 3 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
2 10 (19.61%) Statistics
2 10 (19.61%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (13.73%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (13.73%) IBM XIV
4 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.84%) Clustering
6 2 (3.92%) SecurID
6 2 (3.92%) PKI
6 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Network Management
2 9 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 8 (15.69%) Project Management
4 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.84%) ITIL
5 4 (7.84%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Performance Management
5 4 (7.84%) Network Architecture
5 4 (7.84%) Line Management
6 3 (5.88%) Build Automation
6 3 (5.88%) SIEM
6 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.92%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.96%) Change Control
8 1 (1.96%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (1.96%) Information Security
8 1 (1.96%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) Perl
2 7 (13.73%) PHP
2 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
2 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (47.06%) CCNP
2 15 (29.41%) Degree
3 8 (15.69%) CISSP
4 7 (13.73%) CCIE
4 7 (13.73%) CCSP
4 7 (13.73%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (13.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (9.80%) CCNA
6 4 (7.84%) CCDE
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
7 1 (1.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (13.73%) vSphere
4 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Nagios
1 7 (13.73%) NetBackup
1 7 (13.73%) SolarWinds Orion
1 7 (13.73%) Cacti
1 7 (13.73%) Opsview
1 7 (13.73%) Graphite
2 4 (7.84%) Puppet
3 3 (5.88%) Salt
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (5.88%) Nessus
3 3 (5.88%) WSUS
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.96%) SCCM
4 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Cisco
2 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
3 17 (33.33%) HP
4 8 (15.69%) VMware
5 7 (13.73%) IBM
5 7 (13.73%) Veritas
5 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
5 7 (13.73%) F5
6 5 (9.80%) ScanSafe
7 4 (7.84%) Symantec
7 4 (7.84%) NetApp
7 4 (7.84%) Riverbed
8 3 (5.88%) Altiris
8 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.92%) IronPort
10 1 (1.96%) Spiceworks
10 1 (1.96%) Nimsoft
10 1 (1.96%) CA
10 1 (1.96%) Citrix