The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
Rank - 87 88
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 0 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 1.95% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category - 4.19% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 4
Median salary - £52,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +82.60%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% -5.55%  

SolarWinds is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 466 501 589
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 45.91% 46.43% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 341 362 460
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.09% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Essex

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Essex

SolarWinds
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Security Patching
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware