Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 282 312
Rank change year-on-year +51 +30 +4
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 25 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.40% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 0.47% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 27
Berkshire median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £38,250
90th Percentile £96,750 £67,250 £56,250
South East median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +25.87%

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 2920 4290 5606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 46.36% 49.94% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 3253 4317
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
Bracknell +14 13 - -
Reading +42 7 £58,750 +95.83%
Maidenhead +22 1 £55,000 -
SolarWinds
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 22 (88.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (84.00%) CCNP
2 21 (84.00%) Wireless
3 20 (80.00%) Cisco
3 20 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (76.00%) TCP/IP
5 18 (72.00%) MPLS
5 18 (72.00%) BGP
5 18 (72.00%) VLAN
5 18 (72.00%) Fortinet
6 17 (68.00%) VPN
6 17 (68.00%) ITIL
7 16 (64.00%) OSPF
7 16 (64.00%) CheckPoint
7 16 (64.00%) IPsec
7 16 (64.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (60.00%) Meraki
8 15 (60.00%) Aruba
8 15 (60.00%) F5
8 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
8 15 (60.00%) Migration
8 15 (60.00%) Ethernet
8 15 (60.00%) SNMP
8 15 (60.00%) HP
8 15 (60.00%) Brocade
9 14 (56.00%) Service Delivery
9 14 (56.00%) Mentoring
10 13 (52.00%) Line Management
10 13 (52.00%) Application Performance Management
10 13 (52.00%) Converged Infrastructure

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 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) Confluence
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) Wireless
2 20 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (76.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (72.00%) BGP
4 18 (72.00%) MPLS
4 18 (72.00%) VLAN
5 17 (68.00%) VPN
6 16 (64.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (64.00%) IPsec
6 16 (64.00%) OSPF
7 15 (60.00%) Ethernet
7 15 (60.00%) SNMP
8 13 (52.00%) Cisco ISE
8 13 (52.00%) Network Security
8 13 (52.00%) SSL
9 8 (32.00%) WAN
10 7 (28.00%) DNS
10 7 (28.00%) Firewall
11 6 (24.00%) LAN
12 3 (12.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.00%) Redmine
General
1 13 (52.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Project Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (52.00%) FlexPod
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) CentOS
4 2 (8.00%) Kali Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 15 (60.00%) Migration
3 14 (56.00%) Mentoring
3 14 (56.00%) Service Delivery
4 13 (52.00%) Application Performance Management
4 13 (52.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 13 (52.00%) ITIL V3
4 13 (52.00%) Line Management
4 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
4 13 (52.00%) Network Design
4 13 (52.00%) Performance Management
4 13 (52.00%) Presales
4 13 (52.00%) Project Management
4 13 (52.00%) Security Management
4 13 (52.00%) SIEM
4 13 (52.00%) Time Management
5 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (16.00%) Change Control
7 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) Korn
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (84.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 3 (12.00%) CCIE
4 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CISSP
6 1 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) GIAC
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.00%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (4.00%) SANS
6 1 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (4.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (4.00%) NFS
4 1 (4.00%) Samba
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (12.00%) Ansible
2 3 (12.00%) Nagios
2 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.00%) Nessus
3 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.00%) Nmap
3 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) Fortinet
3 16 (64.00%) CheckPoint
4 15 (60.00%) Aruba
4 15 (60.00%) Brocade
4 15 (60.00%) F5
4 15 (60.00%) HP
4 15 (60.00%) Meraki
5 13 (52.00%) Sourcefire
6 5 (20.00%) VMware
7 4 (16.00%) Citrix
7 4 (16.00%) Dell
7 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto
8 3 (12.00%) EMC
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) NetApp
8 3 (12.00%) Splunk
9 2 (8.00%) CA
9 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (8.00%) Veritas