The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 230 224 219
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 26 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.71% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 10
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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 Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3252 3100 2741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.11% 47.88% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2634 2357 2189
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 £25,250 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
North Yorkshire +26 20 £52,500 +16.66%
West Yorkshire -13 5 £37,500 -10.38%
South Yorkshire -4 1 £21,000 -53.59%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 39 (52.00%) Cisco
2 36 (48.00%) CCNP
2 36 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (44.00%) Windows
3 33 (44.00%) Firewall
4 31 (41.33%) VMware
5 29 (38.67%) HP
5 29 (38.67%) SAN
6 25 (33.33%) OSPF
6 25 (33.33%) BGP
7 23 (30.67%) SQL
8 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
8 22 (29.33%) F5
9 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
10 20 (26.67%) CISSP
10 20 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (25.33%) Finance
11 19 (25.33%) MS Excel
12 15 (20.00%) CheckPoint
12 15 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 15 (20.00%) Degree
12 15 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (18.67%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (18.67%) Network Security
13 14 (18.67%) DNS
13 14 (18.67%) DHCP
14 13 (17.33%) LAN
14 13 (17.33%) VoIP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (9.33%) Apache
1 7 (9.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.00%) Node.js
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (25.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 33 (44.00%) Firewall
2 29 (38.67%) SAN
3 25 (33.33%) OSPF
3 25 (33.33%) BGP
4 15 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 15 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (18.67%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (18.67%) Network Security
5 14 (18.67%) DNS
5 14 (18.67%) DHCP
6 13 (17.33%) LAN
6 13 (17.33%) VoIP
6 13 (17.33%) WAN
7 12 (16.00%) Wireless
7 12 (16.00%) BIG-IP
7 12 (16.00%) EIGRP
7 12 (16.00%) MPLS
7 12 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (9.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.33%) Informix
2 7 (9.33%) MySQL
2 7 (9.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.00%) Redis
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (9.33%) JIRA
1 7 (9.33%) Subversion
2 4 (5.33%) Hudson
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Legal
3 7 (9.33%) Games
4 2 (2.67%) Law
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Infrastructure Technician
2 15 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) Security Specialist
3 12 (16.00%) Network Specialist
3 12 (16.00%) Senior Security Specialist
3 12 (16.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 12 (16.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 12 (16.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
3 12 (16.00%) Senior Network Specialist
3 12 (16.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 12 (16.00%) Information Specialist
4 10 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) VMware Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) VMware Support Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Engineering Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (5.33%) Middleware
3 3 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.33%) Statistics
2 10 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (9.33%) IBM XIV
4 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.33%) Clustering
6 2 (2.67%) SecurID
6 2 (2.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Linux
3 7 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 13 (17.33%) Information Security
3 12 (16.00%) Network Management
4 9 (12.00%) Load Balancing
5 8 (10.67%) Project Management
6 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.00%) Change Management
7 6 (8.00%) ITIL
8 4 (5.33%) Network Architecture
8 4 (5.33%) Line Management
8 4 (5.33%) Performance Management
9 3 (4.00%) Build Automation
9 3 (4.00%) SIEM
9 3 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.67%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.67%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.33%) Service Management
11 1 (1.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) Bash Shell
2 7 (9.33%) Perl
2 7 (9.33%) PHP
2 7 (9.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (48.00%) CCNP
1 36 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (26.67%) CISSP
3 15 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (20.00%) Degree
4 12 (16.00%) CCSE
5 8 (10.67%) VCP5
6 7 (9.33%) CCIE
6 7 (9.33%) CCSP
6 7 (9.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (6.67%) CCNA
8 4 (5.33%) CCDE
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.33%) MCP
9 1 (1.33%) MCSE
9 1 (1.33%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
2 20 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.00%) XenServer
4 7 (9.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (9.33%) vSphere
5 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (9.33%) Cacti
2 7 (9.33%) Opsview
2 7 (9.33%) Graphite
2 7 (9.33%) Nagios
2 7 (9.33%) NetBackup
3 5 (6.67%) SCOM
4 4 (5.33%) Puppet
4 4 (5.33%) SCCM
5 3 (4.00%) Nessus
5 3 (4.00%) WSUS
5 3 (4.00%) Salt
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 39 (52.00%) Cisco
2 31 (41.33%) VMware
3 29 (38.67%) HP
4 22 (29.33%) F5
5 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 12 (16.00%) Blue Coat
7 12 (16.00%) Juniper
7 12 (16.00%) Infoblox
7 12 (16.00%) Imperva
8 7 (9.33%) IBM
8 7 (9.33%) Veritas
8 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
9 5 (6.67%) ScanSafe
10 4 (5.33%) Riverbed
10 4 (5.33%) Symantec
10 4 (5.33%) NetApp
11 3 (4.00%) Altiris
12 2 (2.67%) IronPort
12 2 (2.67%) Unisys