Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 233 285
Rank change year-on-year +26 +52 +36
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 47 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.78% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 0.85% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 12
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +76.92% -32.29%
10th Percentile £29,750 £41,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,250 £112,500 £68,125
South East median annual salary £52,500 £42,714 £42,500
% change year-on-year +22.91% +0.50% -5.56%

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 2,919 2,955 4,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.50% 45.94% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,158 2,254 3,260
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,175 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 +3 39 £42,500 -22.73%
Reading +4 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Bracknell -23 2 £73,750 - 1
Thatcham - 2 £45,000 -
SolarWinds
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 36 (76.60%) Riverbed
2 35 (74.47%) Logistics
3 28 (59.57%) Incident Management
4 27 (57.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 25 (53.19%) Problem Management
6 23 (48.94%) Oracle
7 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
7 22 (46.81%) ServiceNow
8 21 (44.68%) WAN
8 21 (44.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 21 (44.68%) Windows
8 21 (44.68%) Middleware
8 21 (44.68%) SCOM
9 20 (42.55%) Firewall
9 20 (42.55%) Cisco
10 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
10 19 (40.43%) TCP/IP
10 19 (40.43%) LAN
11 18 (38.30%) Windows Server
12 17 (36.17%) Office 365
12 17 (36.17%) Hyper-V
12 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
13 16 (34.04%) Aruba
14 15 (31.91%) IIS
15 14 (29.79%) HP
16 13 (27.66%) Zscaler
16 13 (27.66%) VoIP
16 13 (27.66%) Internet
16 13 (27.66%) Cisco IPCC
16 13 (27.66%) Wi-Fi

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 15 (31.91%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) Office 365
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (44.68%) WAN
2 20 (42.55%) Firewall
3 19 (40.43%) LAN
3 19 (40.43%) TCP/IP
4 13 (27.66%) Internet
4 13 (27.66%) VoIP
4 13 (27.66%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (12.77%) Wireless
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (6.38%) VPN
6 3 (6.38%) WLAN
7 2 (4.26%) BGP
7 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
7 2 (4.26%) DNS
7 2 (4.26%) EIGRP
7 2 (4.26%) IPsec
7 2 (4.26%) MPLS
7 2 (4.26%) Network Security
7 2 (4.26%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Informix
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
1 2 (4.26%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
1 15 (31.91%) Network Engineer
2 14 (29.79%) Monitoring Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Voice Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Voice Network Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Architect
4 4 (8.51%) VoIP Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.26%) DBA
6 2 (4.26%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Presales Solution Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Security Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) OAuth
2 1 (2.13%) OpenID
2 1 (2.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) CMDB
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.77%) Linux
4 4 (8.51%) Unix
5 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.13%) CentOS
7 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) Logistics
2 28 (59.57%) Incident Management
3 27 (57.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 25 (53.19%) Problem Management
5 12 (25.53%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (25.53%) Service Management
6 9 (19.15%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (10.64%) ITIL
8 4 (8.51%) High Availability
8 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineering
9 3 (6.38%) Change Control
9 3 (6.38%) DNA
9 3 (6.38%) ITIL V3
9 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.26%) Migration
10 2 (4.26%) Process Improvement
10 2 (4.26%) Security Management
10 2 (4.26%) SIEM
10 2 (4.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.26%) C
3 1 (2.13%) Korn
3 1 (2.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.51%) CCNP
3 3 (6.38%) CCIE
4 2 (4.26%) CCDP
4 2 (4.26%) CCNA
4 2 (4.26%) CISSP
4 2 (4.26%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) GIAC
4 2 (4.26%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (4.26%) MCSE
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (4.26%) SANS
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) SSCP
5 1 (2.13%) CCIE Service Provider
5 1 (2.13%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
2 17 (36.17%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.51%) VMware NSX
5 2 (4.26%) NFS
5 2 (4.26%) Samba
5 2 (4.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (44.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 21 (44.68%) SCOM
2 13 (27.66%) Cisco IPCC
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (6.38%) Nagios
5 2 (4.26%) Ansible
5 2 (4.26%) CASB
5 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.26%) Puppet
5 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (4.26%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.13%) Cacti
6 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.13%) Graphite
6 1 (2.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (2.13%) Nessus
6 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.13%) SCCM
6 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (76.60%) Riverbed
2 23 (48.94%) Oracle
3 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
3 22 (46.81%) ServiceNow
4 20 (42.55%) Cisco
5 16 (34.04%) Aruba
6 14 (29.79%) HP
7 13 (27.66%) Zscaler
8 7 (14.89%) VMware
9 5 (10.64%) F5
9 5 (10.64%) Symantec
10 4 (8.51%) NetApp
11 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
11 3 (6.38%) Fortinet
11 3 (6.38%) Infoblox
11 3 (6.38%) Juniper
11 3 (6.38%) Palo Alto
11 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
12 2 (4.26%) Meraki
12 2 (4.26%) Sophos