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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 283 279 295
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 28 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.92% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 28
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £35,750 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,650 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,049 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -
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
4199 5407 5234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.08% 46.09% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3576 4480 4603
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 August 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in the City of London

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 38 (64.41%) Cisco
2 35 (59.32%) Windows
3 30 (50.85%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (45.76%) DHCP
5 22 (37.29%) Finance
5 22 (37.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (35.59%) Firewall
7 18 (30.51%) CCNP
7 18 (30.51%) WAN
7 18 (30.51%) F5
7 18 (30.51%) Load Balancing
8 17 (28.81%) LAN
9 16 (27.12%) Active Directory
9 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
9 16 (27.12%) DNS
9 16 (27.12%) BGP
10 15 (25.42%) Linux
10 15 (25.42%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (23.73%) Network Security
11 14 (23.73%) CCNA
12 13 (22.03%) SQL
12 13 (22.03%) Banking
12 13 (22.03%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (20.34%) VMware
14 11 (18.64%) Service Delivery
14 11 (18.64%) OSPF
14 11 (18.64%) ITIL
14 11 (18.64%) HP
14 11 (18.64%) SAN
14 11 (18.64%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.78%) Lync
3 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.08%) IIS
4 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (45.76%) DHCP
2 22 (37.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 21 (35.59%) Firewall
4 18 (30.51%) WAN
5 17 (28.81%) LAN
6 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
6 16 (27.12%) DNS
6 16 (27.12%) BGP
7 15 (25.42%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (23.73%) Network Security
9 11 (18.64%) SAN
9 11 (18.64%) OSPF
10 10 (16.95%) VPN
11 8 (13.56%) VoIP
12 7 (11.86%) Wireshark
12 7 (11.86%) Wireless
13 6 (10.17%) HSRP
14 5 (8.47%) SNMP
14 5 (8.47%) SSL
14 5 (8.47%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) MSI
General
1 22 (37.29%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Banking
3 8 (13.56%) Retail
3 8 (13.56%) Financial Institution
4 5 (8.47%) Law
4 5 (8.47%) Legal
5 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Network Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Technical Specialist
3 8 (13.56%) Network Specialist
3 8 (13.56%) Senior Network Specialist
3 8 (13.56%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 6 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Network Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Network Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.08%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Network Security Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) SOAP
1 2 (3.39%) WCF
1 2 (3.39%) REST
2 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.47%) Clustering
3 4 (6.78%) Replication
4 3 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.08%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.39%) Equities
5 2 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.69%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) Linux
3 5 (8.47%) UNIX
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Load Balancing
2 13 (22.03%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (18.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (18.64%) ITIL
3 11 (18.64%) Service Delivery
4 9 (15.25%) Project Management
5 8 (13.56%) Requirements Management
6 7 (11.86%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.47%) Network Management
8 4 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.78%) Low Latency
8 4 (6.78%) DevOps
8 4 (6.78%) Change Control
9 3 (5.08%) ITSM
9 3 (5.08%) Migration
9 3 (5.08%) Open Source
9 3 (5.08%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.39%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
3 7 (11.86%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.08%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) VBScript
7 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (50.85%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (30.51%) CCNP
3 14 (23.73%) CCNA
4 9 (15.25%) CCIE
5 5 (8.47%) Degree
6 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.08%) MCSE
7 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.39%) RHCE
8 2 (3.39%) CCSP
8 2 (3.39%) RHCSA
8 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.69%) MCSA
9 1 (1.69%) CCDP
9 1 (1.69%) CISSP
9 1 (1.69%) CISA
9 1 (1.69%) GCIA
9 1 (1.69%) GCIH
9 1 (1.69%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (27.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.39%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.69%) XenApp
5 1 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (15.25%) CiscoWorks
2 9 (15.25%) Nagios
2 9 (15.25%) SCCM
3 5 (8.47%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (6.78%) Cisco LMS
5 3 (5.08%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (5.08%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (3.39%) SCOM
6 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.39%) Hyperic
6 2 (3.39%) HP SIM
6 2 (3.39%) Puppet
6 2 (3.39%) AirWatch
6 2 (3.39%) Ansible
6 2 (3.39%) OpenView
7 1 (1.69%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Cisco
2 18 (30.51%) F5
3 12 (20.34%) VMware
4 11 (18.64%) HP
5 10 (16.95%) Citrix
6 9 (15.25%) Reuters
6 9 (15.25%) Bloomberg
6 9 (15.25%) Radianz
6 9 (15.25%) Juniper
6 9 (15.25%) Infoblox
7 7 (11.86%) NetApp
8 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
8 6 (10.17%) CheckPoint
8 6 (10.17%) McAfee
9 5 (8.47%) Oracle
9 5 (8.47%) Avaya
9 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.78%) Riverbed
10 4 (6.78%) Splunk
10 4 (6.78%) ServiceNow
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 80000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago