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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 238 261 287
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +26
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 73 53 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.51% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 1.12% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 71 47 24
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,800 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
4976 4739 5200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.33% 45.71% 47.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4359 4119 4624
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 84 (82.35%) Cisco
2 65 (63.73%) VPN
3 64 (62.75%) WAN
4 61 (59.80%) Firewall
4 61 (59.80%) Finance
5 55 (53.92%) Wireless
5 55 (53.92%) Cisco Certification
6 51 (50.00%) BGP
7 50 (49.02%) MPLS
8 43 (42.16%) LAN
8 43 (42.16%) HSRP
9 42 (41.18%) Network Security
10 39 (38.24%) VMware
11 37 (36.27%) EIGRP
12 35 (34.31%) Load Balancing
13 34 (33.33%) ITIL
14 33 (32.35%) Windows
14 33 (32.35%) CCNP
15 32 (31.37%) SAN
16 30 (29.41%) CCNA
16 30 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
17 28 (27.45%) OSPF
18 26 (25.49%) HP
19 25 (24.51%) CheckPoint
20 24 (23.53%) Citrix
21 23 (22.55%) VoIP
21 23 (22.55%) Cisco IOS
22 22 (21.57%) iSCSI
22 22 (21.57%) VPLS
22 22 (21.57%) Network Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
1 1 (0.98%) PaaS
1 1 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (63.73%) VPN
2 64 (62.75%) WAN
3 61 (59.80%) Firewall
4 55 (53.92%) Wireless
5 51 (50.00%) BGP
6 50 (49.02%) MPLS
7 43 (42.16%) LAN
7 43 (42.16%) HSRP
8 42 (41.18%) Network Security
9 37 (36.27%) EIGRP
10 32 (31.37%) SAN
11 30 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (27.45%) OSPF
13 23 (22.55%) VoIP
13 23 (22.55%) Cisco IOS
14 22 (21.57%) iSCSI
14 22 (21.57%) VPLS
15 20 (19.61%) Internet
15 20 (19.61%) NetScaler
16 19 (18.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 61 (59.80%) Finance
2 22 (21.57%) Advertising
3 9 (8.82%) Financial Institution
4 8 (7.84%) Law
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Legal
5 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.98%) Front Office
6 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (43.14%) Network Engineer
2 18 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (13.73%) Network Consultant
3 14 (13.73%) Consultant
3 14 (13.73%) Support Engineer
4 9 (8.82%) Network Support Engineer
4 9 (8.82%) Network Support
5 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.86%) VoIP Specialist
5 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (6.86%) Security Specialist
5 7 (6.86%) Security Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Senior Network Support
6 6 (5.88%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.90%) Architect
7 5 (4.90%) Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) SAML
2 1 (0.98%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (6.86%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.92%) EqualLogic
4 4 (3.92%) Replication
5 3 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.94%) AVVID
5 3 (2.94%) Clustering
6 2 (1.96%) Derivative
6 2 (1.96%) Statistics
7 1 (0.98%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.35%) Windows
2 17 (16.67%) Linux
3 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.92%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.94%) UNIX
7 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.96%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.96%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.98%) AIX
9 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.31%) Load Balancing
2 34 (33.33%) ITIL
3 22 (21.57%) Network Management
3 22 (21.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (13.73%) Project Management
5 10 (9.80%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (9.80%) Migration
6 8 (7.84%) Information Security
7 7 (6.86%) Network Architecture
8 6 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (4.90%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (3.92%) Low Latency
11 3 (2.94%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.94%) Change Control
12 2 (1.96%) Problem Management
12 2 (1.96%) Knowledge Management
12 2 (1.96%) Data Analysis
12 2 (1.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.94%) SQL
3 1 (0.98%) Python
3 1 (0.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (53.92%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (32.35%) CCNP
3 30 (29.41%) CCNA
4 18 (17.65%) Degree
5 14 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (12.75%) CCIE
7 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (7.84%) MCSE
9 7 (6.86%) MCITP
10 6 (5.88%) CISSP
11 5 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (2.94%) CCSA
12 3 (2.94%) MCSA
12 3 (2.94%) CCSE
13 1 (0.98%) RHCE
13 1 (0.98%) CCA
13 1 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (10.78%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.94%) SLA
4 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (18.63%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.78%) vSphere
4 5 (4.90%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.96%) XenApp
6 2 (1.96%) Firmware
6 2 (1.96%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (18.63%) Cisco Prime
2 14 (13.73%) SolarWinds Orion
3 13 (12.75%) SCOM
3 13 (12.75%) CiscoWorks
4 12 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (8.82%) OPNET
6 8 (7.84%) Cisco LMS
7 3 (2.94%) OpenView
8 2 (1.96%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.96%) SCCM
8 2 (1.96%) Nagios
8 2 (1.96%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.96%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.98%) Cacti
9 1 (0.98%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.98%) Nessus
9 1 (0.98%) WMI
9 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (82.35%) Cisco
2 39 (38.24%) VMware
3 26 (25.49%) HP
4 25 (24.51%) CheckPoint
5 24 (23.53%) Citrix
6 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
7 14 (13.73%) Juniper
7 14 (13.73%) Riverbed
8 11 (10.78%) F5
9 7 (6.86%) Aruba
9 7 (6.86%) Blue Coat
10 6 (5.88%) IronPort
10 6 (5.88%) Nimsoft
11 5 (4.90%) McAfee
11 5 (4.90%) Symantec
11 5 (4.90%) Dell
12 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.94%) Websense
13 3 (2.94%) Clearswift
13 3 (2.94%) EMC
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