The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 281 289 321
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +32
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 42 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.62% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 15
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -2.38%
SolarWinds
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5287 5329 5881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.26% 44.90% 45.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4366 4662 5337
Average salary £53,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in the City of London

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in the City of London

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SolarWinds 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.

1 71 (73.96%) Cisco
2 59 (61.46%) WAN
3 48 (50.00%) LAN
4 47 (48.96%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (41.67%) VPN
6 38 (39.58%) Firewall
7 36 (37.50%) VMware
7 36 (37.50%) MPLS
7 36 (37.50%) Windows
8 33 (34.38%) CCNP
9 32 (33.33%) Juniper
9 32 (33.33%) Wireless
10 31 (32.29%) HSRP
11 30 (31.25%) Microsoft
12 29 (30.21%) BGP
12 29 (30.21%) Network Management
13 28 (29.17%) EIGRP
14 27 (28.13%) Aruba
14 27 (28.13%) VLAN
15 26 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (27.08%) Active Directory
16 24 (25.00%) Finance
17 23 (23.96%) OSPF
17 23 (23.96%) GLBP
18 21 (21.88%) F5
18 21 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
18 21 (21.88%) VoIP
18 21 (21.88%) MS Exchange
19 20 (20.83%) ITIL
19 20 (20.83%) VPLS

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SolarWinds 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 18 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.21%) IIS
6 3 (3.13%) SAS
6 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (61.46%) WAN
2 48 (50.00%) LAN
3 40 (41.67%) VPN
4 38 (39.58%) Firewall
5 36 (37.50%) MPLS
6 32 (33.33%) Wireless
7 31 (32.29%) HSRP
8 29 (30.21%) BGP
9 28 (29.17%) EIGRP
10 27 (28.13%) VLAN
11 23 (23.96%) OSPF
11 23 (23.96%) GLBP
12 21 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
12 21 (21.88%) VoIP
13 20 (20.83%) VPLS
13 20 (20.83%) Network Security
14 19 (19.79%) DHCP
14 19 (19.79%) Internet
15 18 (18.75%) RIP
16 16 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Law
3 4 (4.17%) Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Japanese Language
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 52 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 31 (32.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 21 (21.88%) Security Engineer
4 19 (19.79%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) Lead Network Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) Senior Security Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.21%) Network Team Leader
9 5 (5.21%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.13%) Architect
11 3 (3.13%) Administrator
11 3 (3.13%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (1.04%) Web Services
2 1 (1.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Statistics
2 10 (10.42%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (7.29%) Replication
4 6 (6.25%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.17%) Clustering
6 3 (3.13%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.13%) AVVID
6 3 (3.13%) Kindle
7 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.04%) Firmware
8 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.50%) Windows
2 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.42%) Solaris
4 10 (10.42%) Linux
5 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.25%) UNIX
7 4 (4.17%) AIX
8 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.04%) Android
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) Network Management
2 20 (20.83%) ITIL
3 15 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (13.54%) Change Management
5 11 (11.46%) Load Balancing
6 7 (7.29%) WAN Optimisation
7 6 (6.25%) Data Security
8 5 (5.21%) Project Management
8 5 (5.21%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.17%) Change Control
10 3 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (3.13%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.13%) ERP
10 3 (3.13%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.13%) Information Security
10 3 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.13%) Time Management
11 2 (2.08%) Network Architecture
11 2 (2.08%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.29%) SQL
1 7 (7.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.04%) VBA
3 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 47 (48.96%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (34.38%) CCNP
3 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.42%) MCSE
5 9 (9.38%) CCNA
6 6 (6.25%) MCITP
6 6 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.17%) MCSA
7 4 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.13%) CCIE
9 2 (2.08%) CCVP
9 2 (2.08%) Degree
10 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.04%) CCA
10 1 (1.04%) CCDA
10 1 (1.04%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 26 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 26 (27.08%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.58%) vSphere
3 8 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 7 (7.29%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.25%) XenApp
6 3 (3.13%) ISA Server
6 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.13%) XenServer
7 2 (2.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) SCOM
2 11 (11.46%) CiscoWorks
3 6 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (5.21%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (4.17%) Nagios
5 4 (4.17%) Legato
6 3 (3.13%) OpenView
6 3 (3.13%) WSUS
6 3 (3.13%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.13%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.13%) Cacti
7 2 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (2.08%) WMI
7 2 (2.08%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (2.08%) Opsview
8 1 (1.04%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.04%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.04%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 71 (73.96%) Cisco
2 36 (37.50%) VMware
3 32 (33.33%) Juniper
4 30 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 27 (28.13%) Aruba
6 21 (21.88%) F5
7 18 (18.75%) CheckPoint
7 18 (18.75%) Citrix
8 12 (12.50%) Avaya
9 11 (11.46%) HP
9 11 (11.46%) Dell
10 10 (10.42%) Tandberg
10 10 (10.42%) Red Hat
10 10 (10.42%) EMC
10 10 (10.42%) Nortel
11 7 (7.29%) IronPort
11 7 (7.29%) Riverbed
12 6 (6.25%) McAfee
12 6 (6.25%) Symantec
13 4 (4.17%) Blue Coat
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