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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 287 301 312
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 27 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.59% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 17
Average salary £51,250 £47,778 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.26% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,875 £35,650 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
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
5226 5566 5515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.00% 45.75% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4444 4812 5017
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 55 (72.37%) Cisco
2 48 (63.16%) WAN
3 38 (50.00%) LAN
4 35 (46.05%) VPN
5 34 (44.74%) MPLS
6 33 (43.42%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (42.11%) Windows
8 31 (40.79%) Firewall
9 30 (39.47%) Wireless
10 28 (36.84%) VMware
10 28 (36.84%) BGP
11 26 (34.21%) Juniper
11 26 (34.21%) Active Directory
11 26 (34.21%) Network Management
12 25 (32.89%) VLAN
12 25 (32.89%) CCNP
13 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
13 24 (31.58%) Aruba
13 24 (31.58%) HSRP
14 22 (28.95%) OSPF
15 21 (27.63%) EIGRP
15 21 (27.63%) GLBP
16 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (26.32%) MS Exchange
17 19 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
18 18 (23.68%) VoIP
19 17 (22.37%) Finance
19 17 (22.37%) VPLS
19 17 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2010
20 16 (21.05%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 20 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 17 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.95%) SAS
5 3 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.32%) IIS
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (63.16%) WAN
2 38 (50.00%) LAN
3 35 (46.05%) VPN
4 34 (44.74%) MPLS
5 31 (40.79%) Firewall
6 30 (39.47%) Wireless
7 28 (36.84%) BGP
8 25 (32.89%) VLAN
9 24 (31.58%) HSRP
10 22 (28.95%) OSPF
11 21 (27.63%) EIGRP
11 21 (27.63%) GLBP
12 19 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (23.68%) VoIP
14 17 (22.37%) VPLS
15 16 (21.05%) Network Security
16 15 (19.74%) RIP
16 15 (19.74%) Internet
17 13 (17.11%) SAN
17 13 (17.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Law
3 4 (5.26%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 28 (36.84%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (23.68%) Security Engineer
4 16 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (15.79%) Senior Security Engineer
5 12 (15.79%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 12 (15.79%) Lead Network Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.95%) Network Technician
10 3 (3.95%) Administrator
10 3 (3.95%) Server Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 2 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Statistics
2 7 (9.21%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (7.89%) EqualLogic
4 5 (6.58%) Replication
5 4 (5.26%) AVVID
6 3 (3.95%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.95%) Kindle
7 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.32%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.32%) Clustering
7 1 (1.32%) iPhone
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.11%) Windows
2 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (11.84%) Linux
5 8 (10.53%) Solaris
6 6 (7.89%) UNIX
6 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.26%) AIX
7 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.32%) Android
9 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Network Management
2 14 (18.42%) ITIL
3 12 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (13.16%) Load Balancing
5 8 (10.53%) Change Management
6 6 (7.89%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (6.58%) Data Security
7 5 (6.58%) Project Management
7 5 (6.58%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (5.26%) Change Control
9 3 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.95%) ERP
9 3 (3.95%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.63%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (2.63%) Information Security
10 2 (2.63%) Time Management
10 2 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.32%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) SQL
1 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (43.42%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (32.89%) CCNP
3 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (9.21%) MCSE
5 6 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (7.89%) MCITP
6 4 (5.26%) MCSA
6 4 (5.26%) CCNA
7 1 (1.32%) CCA
7 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.32%) CCSA
7 1 (1.32%) CCVP
7 1 (1.32%) CCSE
7 1 (1.32%) CCIE
7 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (34.21%) Active Directory
2 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.42%) vSphere
4 8 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.95%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.32%) XenApp
8 1 (1.32%) XenServer
8 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (21.05%) SCOM
2 8 (10.53%) CiscoWorks
3 6 (7.89%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (6.58%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (5.26%) Legato
6 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.95%) OpenView
6 3 (3.95%) WSUS
6 3 (3.95%) Cacti
7 2 (2.63%) WMI
7 2 (2.63%) Nagios
8 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.32%) SCCM
8 1 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.32%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 55 (72.37%) Cisco
2 28 (36.84%) VMware
3 26 (34.21%) Juniper
4 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 24 (31.58%) Aruba
5 13 (17.11%) F5
6 12 (15.79%) CheckPoint
7 11 (14.47%) Dell
8 9 (11.84%) HP
8 9 (11.84%) Citrix
9 8 (10.53%) Avaya
9 8 (10.53%) EMC
9 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
9 8 (10.53%) IronPort
10 6 (7.89%) Tandberg
10 6 (7.89%) Symantec
10 6 (7.89%) Nortel
11 4 (5.26%) Nimsoft
12 3 (3.95%) Mitel
12 3 (3.95%) Altiris
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great package and bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago