The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 28 April 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 57 62
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.58% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 0.71% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +38.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  

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 Watford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 254 280 316
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 44.56% 51.76% 58.41%
Number of salaries quoted 204 213 234
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Watford

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds in Watford over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Watford region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
2 9 (90.00%) Meraki
3 7 (70.00%) Technical Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (70.00%) Release Management
4 6 (60.00%) SCCM
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (60.00%) Office 365
5 5 (50.00%) MPLS
6 4 (40.00%) BGP
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) XenApp
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (40.00%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (40.00%) Palo Alto
7 3 (30.00%) Network Design
8 2 (20.00%) AppSense
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 2 (20.00%) NetScaler

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) Release Management
1 7 (70.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Meraki
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Nimble Storage
4 4 (40.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (20.00%) AppSense
5 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper