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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 81 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 4 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.42% 0.19% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.39% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Median salary £36,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.47% +23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
492 519 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.90% 48.01% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 425 481 552
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 26 June 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
Chatham - 4 £36,500 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) CCNA
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) High Availability
3 10 (45.45%) Performance Optimisation
4 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) LAN
5 8 (36.36%) WAN
6 7 (31.82%) WLAN
7 6 (27.27%) CCNP
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
7 6 (27.27%) BMC
7 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 6 (27.27%) OSPF
7 6 (27.27%) Remedy
7 6 (27.27%) ITSM
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (27.27%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (27.27%) Statistics
7 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (27.27%) Puppet
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) LAN
2 8 (36.36%) WAN
3 7 (31.82%) WLAN
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (27.27%) OSPF
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 4 (18.18%) Wireless
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) BGP
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
7 2 (9.09%) MPLS
8 1 (4.55%) 3G
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (4.55%) IPsec
8 1 (4.55%) ISDN
8 1 (4.55%) SSL
8 1 (4.55%) VoIP
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (22.73%) Network Support
4 5 (22.73%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco Support
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall Support
6 3 (13.64%) Administrator
6 3 (13.64%) Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Support Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Statistics
2 3 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) High Availability
1 10 (45.45%) Performance Optimisation
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (27.27%) ITSM
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Change Control
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Fault Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Line Management
6 2 (9.09%) Network Design
6 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CCNA
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CCDA
4 2 (9.09%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) SCCM
3 3 (13.64%) MOM
3 3 (13.64%) SCOM
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) BMC
4 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 6 (27.27%) Remedy
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
6 4 (18.18%) Avaya
6 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
6 4 (18.18%) Trapeze
7 3 (13.64%) Forcepoint
7 3 (13.64%) LANDesk
7 3 (13.64%) Lotus
7 3 (13.64%) Tripwire
8 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
9 1 (4.55%) HP
9 1 (4.55%) Juniper
9 1 (4.55%) Nortel