The first table below looks at the demand for SolarWinds Orion skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 329 308 334
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +26
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 3 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.024% 0.060% 0.050%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.38% 1.02% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Average salary £80,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,625 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +13.66%
Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
794 685 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.27% 5.82% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 672 589 620
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
SolarWinds Orion
London

SolarWinds Orion
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SolarWinds Orion Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SolarWinds Orion
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion across the City of London region.

SolarWinds Orion Salary Trend in the City of London

SolarWinds Orion
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SolarWinds Orion Salary Histogram in the City of London

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SolarWinds Orion also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds Orion.

1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (85.71%) SolarWinds
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) SCCM
3 10 (71.43%) HP
4 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (50.00%) MCSE
6 6 (42.86%) VBScript
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) LAN
6 6 (42.86%) WAN
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco
6 6 (42.86%) MCTS
6 6 (42.86%) NetScout
6 6 (42.86%) SCOM
6 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
6 6 (42.86%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) HP SIM
6 6 (42.86%) Network Management
7 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) Citrix
7 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
8 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
8 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
8 4 (28.57%) Dell

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SolarWinds Orion also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds Orion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) LAN
1 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Frame Relay
3 4 (28.57%) xDSL
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Support
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Memcached
1 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (7.14%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 6 (42.86%) Network Management
2 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Data Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (50.00%) MCSE
2 6 (42.86%) MCTS
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) SCCM
2 6 (42.86%) SCOM
2 6 (42.86%) HP SIM
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (85.71%) SolarWinds
2 10 (71.43%) HP
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) NetScout
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) Dell
5 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 4 (28.57%) Sophos
5 4 (28.57%) Foundry
6 3 (21.43%) F5