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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 264 290 299
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +9
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 51 51 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.40% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.87% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 17
Average salary £60,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.71% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
5092 5847 5567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.94% 46.31% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 5025 4832
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 97 (78.86%) Cisco
2 76 (61.79%) Firewall
3 70 (56.91%) Finance
4 69 (56.10%) VPN
5 64 (52.03%) WAN
6 62 (50.41%) Wireless
7 61 (49.59%) Cisco Certification
8 51 (41.46%) MPLS
9 49 (39.84%) BGP
10 48 (39.02%) LAN
10 48 (39.02%) Network Security
11 46 (37.40%) Load Balancing
11 46 (37.40%) Cisco ASA
11 46 (37.40%) HSRP
12 45 (36.59%) Windows
13 41 (33.33%) EIGRP
14 39 (31.71%) VMware
14 39 (31.71%) CCNA
15 37 (30.08%) CCNP
15 37 (30.08%) Citrix
16 36 (29.27%) HP
17 34 (27.64%) CheckPoint
17 34 (27.64%) ITIL
18 32 (26.02%) SAN
19 29 (23.58%) Disaster Recovery
20 28 (22.76%) Linux
21 27 (21.95%) VoIP
21 27 (21.95%) OSPF
22 25 (20.33%) Advertising
23 23 (18.70%) Riverbed

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 10 (8.13%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.44%) Lync
6 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (1.63%) IIS
6 2 (1.63%) Apache
7 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
1 1 (0.81%) PaaS
1 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (61.79%) Firewall
2 69 (56.10%) VPN
3 64 (52.03%) WAN
4 62 (50.41%) Wireless
5 51 (41.46%) MPLS
6 49 (39.84%) BGP
7 48 (39.02%) Network Security
7 48 (39.02%) LAN
8 46 (37.40%) Cisco ASA
8 46 (37.40%) HSRP
9 41 (33.33%) EIGRP
10 32 (26.02%) SAN
11 27 (21.95%) VoIP
11 27 (21.95%) OSPF
12 22 (17.89%) iSCSI
12 22 (17.89%) VPLS
12 22 (17.89%) NetScaler
12 22 (17.89%) Fibre Channel
13 21 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
13 21 (17.07%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) MySQL
1 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 70 (56.91%) Finance
2 25 (20.33%) Advertising
3 12 (9.76%) Law
4 9 (7.32%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.07%) Legal
6 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.63%) Marketing
8 1 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.81%) Bulgarian Language
8 1 (0.81%) French Language
8 1 (0.81%) Lithuanian Language
8 1 (0.81%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.81%) Romanian Language
8 1 (0.81%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.81%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 49 (39.84%) Network Engineer
2 17 (13.82%) Network Consultant
2 17 (13.82%) Consultant
3 16 (13.01%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 11 (8.94%) Architect
6 10 (8.13%) Network Support Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Network Support
7 9 (7.32%) Network Architect
8 7 (5.69%) Security Architect
8 7 (5.69%) VoIP Specialist
8 7 (5.69%) Network Security Architect
8 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 7 (5.69%) Security Specialist
8 7 (5.69%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Senior Support Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) XMPP
2 2 (1.63%) SAML
3 1 (0.81%) LAMP
3 1 (0.81%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.76%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (6.50%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.07%) CMDB
4 5 (4.07%) Replication
4 5 (4.07%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.25%) Clustering
6 3 (2.44%) Derivative
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.81%) SecurID
7 1 (0.81%) AVVID
7 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 45 (36.59%) Windows
2 28 (22.76%) Linux
3 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.07%) UNIX
6 4 (3.25%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.63%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.40%) Load Balancing
2 34 (27.64%) ITIL
3 29 (23.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (17.07%) Project Management
5 16 (13.01%) Network Management
6 10 (8.13%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (8.13%) Migration
7 8 (6.50%) Network Architecture
8 7 (5.69%) Information Security
9 6 (4.88%) Change Management
9 6 (4.88%) Change Control
10 5 (4.07%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (4.07%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (4.07%) Network Design
10 5 (4.07%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (3.25%) Business Continuity
11 4 (3.25%) Low Latency
12 3 (2.44%) Network Load Balancing
12 3 (2.44%) Problem Management
12 3 (2.44%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.94%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.32%) SQL
3 7 (5.69%) Perl
4 4 (3.25%) Python
5 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (49.59%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (31.71%) CCNA
3 37 (30.08%) CCNP
4 22 (17.89%) Degree
5 15 (12.20%) CCIE
6 14 (11.38%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (4.88%) MCSE
8 6 (4.88%) CISSP
9 3 (2.44%) RHCE
9 3 (2.44%) MCITP
10 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.63%) RHCSA
10 2 (1.63%) CCSA
10 2 (1.63%) CCSE
11 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (9.76%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.69%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (13.82%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.25%) vSphere
4 3 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.63%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.63%) XenApp
6 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.81%) Firmware
6 1 (0.81%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (17.89%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (13.01%) CiscoWorks
3 14 (11.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 13 (10.57%) OPNET
5 12 (9.76%) SolarWinds Orion
6 10 (8.13%) SCOM
6 10 (8.13%) Cisco LMS
7 8 (6.50%) Nagios
8 7 (5.69%) SCCM
9 6 (4.88%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (4.07%) OpenView
11 4 (3.25%) Cisco UCCE
12 3 (2.44%) Puppet
12 3 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (2.44%) Ansible
13 2 (1.63%) HP SIM
13 2 (1.63%) Hyperic
13 2 (1.63%) AirWatch
13 2 (1.63%) Cisco UCCX
13 2 (1.63%) Cacti
Vendors
1 97 (78.86%) Cisco
2 39 (31.71%) VMware
3 37 (30.08%) Citrix
4 36 (29.27%) HP
5 34 (27.64%) CheckPoint
6 23 (18.70%) Riverbed
7 20 (16.26%) F5
8 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
9 12 (9.76%) Blue Coat
10 10 (8.13%) McAfee
10 10 (8.13%) Juniper
11 9 (7.32%) Aruba
12 6 (4.88%) NetApp
12 6 (4.88%) Veeam
13 5 (4.07%) Fortinet
13 5 (4.07%) Infoblox
14 4 (3.25%) Nimsoft
14 4 (3.25%) IronPort
14 4 (3.25%) Polycom
14 4 (3.25%) BT
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago