Period
to 24 April 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds over the 6 months to 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

SolarWinds
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 206 193 257
Rank change year-on-year -13 +64 +55
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 38 79 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.67% 1.12% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 2.37% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 13
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -20.83% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £36,700
90th Percentile £84,000 £75,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +15.29% +6.25%

SolarWinds is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,525 3,333 3,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 44.72% 47.28% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,994 2,539 2,830
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £72,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.95%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Berkshire

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Berkshire

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in Berkshire

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -21 16 £32,500 +3.17%
Reading +14 8 £47,500 -41.54%
Bracknell -11 4 £45,000 -
Newbury - 3 £42,500 -
Slough -4 1 £95,000 +216.67%
Wokingham - 1 - -
SolarWinds
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 22 (57.89%) Firewall
2 21 (55.26%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (50.00%) ITIL
4 18 (47.37%) Windows
5 17 (44.74%) Cisco
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (36.84%) CCNP
7 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
8 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
9 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
9 12 (31.58%) Analytics
9 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 12 (31.58%) Linux
10 11 (28.95%) Wireless
10 11 (28.95%) VMware
11 10 (26.32%) Bash Shell
11 10 (26.32%) Puppet
11 10 (26.32%) Network Security
11 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
11 10 (26.32%) Juniper
11 10 (26.32%) Nagios
11 10 (26.32%) Oracle
11 10 (26.32%) CCIE
11 10 (26.32%) CCNA
12 9 (23.68%) SCOM
12 9 (23.68%) Riverbed
12 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
13 8 (21.05%) Public Cloud
13 8 (21.05%) vCenter Server
13 8 (21.05%) Logistics

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (13.16%) Office 365
3 5 (13.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) Firewall
2 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 11 (28.95%) Wireless
4 10 (26.32%) Network Security
5 7 (18.42%) BGP
5 7 (18.42%) DMZ
5 7 (18.42%) Internet
5 7 (18.42%) Intranet
5 7 (18.42%) VoIP
6 6 (15.79%) LAN
6 6 (15.79%) WAN
7 5 (13.16%) FCoE
7 5 (13.16%) SNMP
8 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.89%) Cisco Firepower
8 3 (7.89%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (7.89%) VLAN
9 2 (5.26%) BIG-IP
10 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Big Data
1 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
1 5 (13.16%) Redmine
General
1 7 (18.42%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Technical Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) CloudOps Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Network Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Lead Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 8 (21.05%) Public Cloud
3 7 (18.42%) Virtual Team
4 5 (13.16%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (7.89%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) CCTV
6 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
3 12 (31.58%) Linux
4 5 (13.16%) Unix
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.63%) Android
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
4 8 (21.05%) Logistics
5 7 (18.42%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (18.42%) Change Control
5 7 (18.42%) Change Management
5 7 (18.42%) Critical Thinking
5 7 (18.42%) Patch Management
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
5 7 (18.42%) Systems Engineering
5 7 (18.42%) Web Analytics
6 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) High Availability
7 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Process Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) V-Model
7 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) Bash Shell
2 5 (13.16%) C
2 5 (13.16%) Perl
2 5 (13.16%) Python
2 5 (13.16%) Ruby
3 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.26%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) CCNP
3 10 (26.32%) CCIE
3 10 (26.32%) CCNA
3 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (18.42%) JNCIE
4 7 (18.42%) JNCIP
5 6 (15.79%) MCSE
5 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (13.16%) CISSP
6 5 (13.16%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
6 5 (13.16%) GIAC
6 5 (13.16%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (13.16%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (13.16%) SANS
6 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
6 5 (13.16%) SSCP
7 3 (7.89%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.16%) NFS
3 5 (13.16%) Samba
3 5 (13.16%) VMware NSX
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Nagios
1 10 (26.32%) Puppet
2 9 (23.68%) SCOM
3 8 (21.05%) vCenter Server
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (13.16%) Ansible
5 5 (13.16%) Capistrano
5 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
7 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) VMware
4 10 (26.32%) Juniper
4 10 (26.32%) Oracle
5 9 (23.68%) Riverbed
6 7 (18.42%) NetApp
6 7 (18.42%) ServiceNow
7 5 (13.16%) EMC
7 5 (13.16%) New Relic
8 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.89%) Meraki
9 2 (5.26%) F5
9 2 (5.26%) Intel
9 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.26%) Remedy
9 2 (5.26%) Symantec
10 1 (2.63%) Aruba
10 1 (2.63%) Citrix
10 1 (2.63%) Kaspersky