The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
South East / Kent
Rank 63 90 112
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +22
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 24 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.90% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 5.90% 0.65% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 3
Median salary £38,250 £33,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £31,400 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £34,600 £44,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
407 464 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.10% 46.08% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 315 387 493
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Kent

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Kent

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone +3 4 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Tonbridge - 2 £72,500 -
West Malling - 1 £50,000 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 31 (83.78%) LANDesk
2 26 (70.27%) Patch Management
3 18 (48.65%) Performance Monitoring
3 18 (48.65%) Risk Management
4 16 (43.24%) Unix
4 16 (43.24%) AIX
4 16 (43.24%) IBM
4 16 (43.24%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
5 14 (37.84%) Forcepoint
5 14 (37.84%) Office 365
5 14 (37.84%) Analytics
5 14 (37.84%) Problem Management
5 14 (37.84%) Tripwire
5 14 (37.84%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (35.14%) Finance
7 12 (32.43%) Asset Management
7 12 (32.43%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (24.32%) Change Management
9 6 (16.22%) Cisco
9 6 (16.22%) DNS
9 6 (16.22%) DHCP
9 6 (16.22%) ITIL
9 6 (16.22%) Business Continuity
9 6 (16.22%) BIG-IP
9 6 (16.22%) F5
9 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (13.51%) LogLogic
10 5 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) BIG-IP
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (16.22%) DHCP
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.51%) WAAS
2 5 (13.51%) Wireless
2 5 (13.51%) Wireshark
3 2 (5.41%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) BGP
4 1 (2.70%) OSPF
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Systems Engineer
1 15 (40.54%) Unix Engineer
1 15 (40.54%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 14 (37.84%) Applications Support
3 10 (27.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Support Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Applications Consultant
5 6 (16.22%) Applications Support Consultant
5 6 (16.22%) Consultant
5 6 (16.22%) Support Consultant
6 5 (13.51%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Applications Support
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Support Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) AIX
1 16 (43.24%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Patch Management
2 18 (48.65%) Performance Monitoring
2 18 (48.65%) Risk Management
3 16 (43.24%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 14 (37.84%) Analytics
4 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
4 14 (37.84%) Problem Management
5 12 (32.43%) Asset Management
6 9 (24.32%) Change Management
7 6 (16.22%) Business Continuity
7 6 (16.22%) ITIL
8 5 (13.51%) Network Architecture
8 5 (13.51%) Project Management
8 5 (13.51%) Service Management
9 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
9 4 (10.81%) Trend Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) BCP
10 1 (2.70%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) CCNA
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.70%) MCITP
1 1 (2.70%) MCP
1 1 (2.70%) MCSE
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Foglight
1 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) LANDesk
2 16 (43.24%) IBM
3 14 (37.84%) Forcepoint
3 14 (37.84%) Tripwire
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) F5
5 5 (13.51%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 5 (13.51%) Aruba
5 5 (13.51%) Blue Coat
5 5 (13.51%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.51%) FireEye
5 5 (13.51%) Juniper
5 5 (13.51%) LogLogic
5 5 (13.51%) Palo Alto
5 5 (13.51%) Riverbed
5 5 (13.51%) TippingPoint
5 5 (13.51%) Tufin
6 4 (10.81%) Radianz
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.70%) VMware
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