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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 61 92 108
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +16
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 27 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.45% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 7.01% 0.78% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 5
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £35,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £38,300 £44,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SolarWinds
South East

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
385 511 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.23% 45.91% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 311 437 528
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £57,500
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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 7 £34,500 -1.42%
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 7 December 2016, 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 25 (78.13%) LANDesk
2 19 (59.38%) Patch Management
3 18 (56.25%) Risk Management
4 16 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (46.88%) Office 365
5 15 (46.88%) Video Conferencing
5 15 (46.88%) Analytics
5 15 (46.88%) Tripwire
5 15 (46.88%) Forcepoint
6 14 (43.75%) Configuration Management
6 14 (43.75%) Problem Management
7 13 (40.63%) Finance
8 9 (28.13%) Unix
8 9 (28.13%) AIX
8 9 (28.13%) IBM
8 9 (28.13%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 8 (25.00%) ITIL
10 7 (21.88%) Change Management
10 7 (21.88%) BIG-IP
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (21.88%) F5
11 6 (18.75%) DHCP
11 6 (18.75%) DNS
11 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
12 5 (15.63%) Service Management
12 5 (15.63%) Firewall
12 5 (15.63%) Wireless
12 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
12 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP

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 15 (46.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) BIG-IP
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (18.75%) DHCP
2 6 (18.75%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 5 (15.63%) WAAS
3 5 (15.63%) Wireless
3 5 (15.63%) Wireshark
4 3 (9.38%) VLAN
5 2 (6.25%) BGP
5 2 (6.25%) OSPF
5 2 (6.25%) SAN
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Applications Support
2 9 (28.13%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Applications Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Applications Support Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Support Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Applications Support
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) AIX
1 9 (28.13%) Unix
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Patch Management
2 18 (56.25%) Risk Management
3 16 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 15 (46.88%) Analytics
5 14 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 14 (43.75%) Problem Management
6 9 (28.13%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 8 (25.00%) ITIL
8 7 (21.88%) Change Management
9 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
10 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
10 5 (15.63%) Network Architecture
10 5 (15.63%) Project Management
10 5 (15.63%) Service Management
11 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
12 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
13 1 (3.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) MCITP
1 1 (3.13%) MCP
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Foglight
1 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) LANDesk
2 15 (46.88%) Forcepoint
2 15 (46.88%) Tripwire
3 9 (28.13%) IBM
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) F5
5 5 (15.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 5 (15.63%) Aruba
5 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
5 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
5 5 (15.63%) FireEye
5 5 (15.63%) Juniper
5 5 (15.63%) LogLogic
5 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
5 5 (15.63%) Riverbed
5 5 (15.63%) TippingPoint
5 5 (15.63%) Tufin
6 4 (12.50%) Radianz
7 2 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) VMware
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