The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 405 450 474
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +24
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 228 166 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 0.82% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 211 150 125
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
SolarWinds
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19877 20242 20820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.97% 47.36% 46.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16856 16412 17563
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in London

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in London

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in London

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in London

SolarWinds
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 76 £55,000 +22.22% 10
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £37,500 -
Bromley - 3 £35,000 -
Enfield +3 2 £27,500 -8.33%
Canary Wharf - 2 £62,500 -
Croydon +10 1 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Edgware - 1 £26,000 -
Wembley - 1 £25,000 -
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 313 (78.45%) Cisco
2 190 (47.62%) Firewall
3 166 (41.60%) Cisco Certification
4 164 (41.10%) Windows
5 162 (40.60%) Microsoft
6 158 (39.60%) WAN
7 153 (38.35%) VMware
8 145 (36.34%) VPN
9 143 (35.84%) LAN
10 141 (35.34%) Finance
11 123 (30.83%) BGP
12 114 (28.57%) Wireless
13 108 (27.07%) CheckPoint
14 105 (26.32%) CCNP
15 101 (25.31%) MPLS
15 101 (25.31%) Cisco ASA
16 99 (24.81%) HP
17 95 (23.81%) ITIL
18 93 (23.31%) Active Directory
19 92 (23.06%) SAN
20 91 (22.81%) CCNA
20 91 (22.81%) OSPF
21 87 (21.80%) MS Exchange
22 78 (19.55%) Load Balancing
23 73 (18.30%) EIGRP
24 72 (18.05%) Citrix
25 71 (17.79%) Windows Server 2008
25 71 (17.79%) VMware Infrastructure
26 70 (17.54%) Linux
27 68 (17.04%) Network Management

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 87 (21.80%) MS Exchange
2 22 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (3.76%) Tomcat
4 14 (3.51%) Lync
5 12 (3.01%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.76%) Apache
7 9 (2.26%) JBoss
7 9 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.50%) Jetty
9 6 (1.50%) IIS
10 5 (1.25%) nginx
10 5 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.75%) Confluence
13 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.50%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.25%) CMS
Applications
1 55 (13.78%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.76%) MS Office
3 8 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.75%) AWD
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.25%) Office 365
2 4 (1.00%) GitHub
3 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.50%) SaaS
4 2 (0.50%) PaaS
4 2 (0.50%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 190 (47.62%) Firewall
2 158 (39.60%) WAN
3 145 (36.34%) VPN
4 143 (35.84%) LAN
5 123 (30.83%) BGP
6 114 (28.57%) Wireless
7 101 (25.31%) MPLS
7 101 (25.31%) Cisco ASA
8 92 (23.06%) SAN
9 91 (22.81%) OSPF
10 73 (18.30%) EIGRP
11 64 (16.04%) TCP/IP
12 63 (15.79%) Internet
13 61 (15.29%) HSRP
13 61 (15.29%) DNS
14 55 (13.78%) Network Security
14 55 (13.78%) VoIP
15 46 (11.53%) Multicast
16 41 (10.28%) Cisco Nexus
17 36 (9.02%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.03%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.51%) MySQL
3 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.50%) JIRA
3 2 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 141 (35.34%) Finance
2 38 (9.52%) Advertising
3 26 (6.52%) Law
4 25 (6.27%) Banking
5 21 (5.26%) Retail
6 17 (4.26%) Telecoms
7 16 (4.01%) Legal
8 15 (3.76%) Marketing
9 13 (3.26%) Investment Banking
10 11 (2.76%) Financial Institution
11 8 (2.01%) Publishing
12 3 (0.75%) Back Office
13 1 (0.25%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.25%) Front Office
13 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 162 (40.60%) Network Engineer
2 55 (13.78%) Support Engineer
3 53 (13.28%) Analyst
4 38 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 34 (8.52%) Senior Network Engineer
6 32 (8.02%) Network Analyst
6 32 (8.02%) 3rd Line Support
7 26 (6.52%) Network Support
8 25 (6.27%) Network Support Engineer
8 25 (6.27%) Systems Administrator
9 23 (5.76%) Administrator
9 23 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
9 23 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 21 (5.26%) Security Engineer
11 18 (4.51%) Consultant
11 18 (4.51%) Network Security Engineer
11 18 (4.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 18 (4.51%) Linux Administrator
12 17 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 15 (3.76%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.50%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (1.00%) Memcached
2 4 (1.00%) XML
2 4 (1.00%) SAML
3 3 (0.75%) HTML
4 2 (0.50%) Web Services
5 1 (0.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.52%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (4.01%) Clustering
3 15 (3.76%) Replication
4 14 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.76%) Client/Server
5 11 (2.76%) AVVID
5 11 (2.76%) Digital Media
6 9 (2.26%) Statistics
7 7 (1.75%) Derivative
8 6 (1.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (1.50%) EqualLogic
8 6 (1.50%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.00%) SecurID
10 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.00%) CLARiiON
11 3 (0.75%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.75%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 164 (41.10%) Windows
2 71 (17.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (17.54%) Linux
4 46 (11.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (8.77%) UNIX
6 34 (8.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (4.51%) Windows 7
9 17 (4.26%) Windows 8
10 16 (4.01%) Solaris
11 11 (2.76%) CentOS
12 8 (2.01%) Windows 2000
13 7 (1.75%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.75%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.50%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.50%) SUSE
14 6 (1.50%) Debian
14 6 (1.50%) Fedora
15 5 (1.25%) AIX
16 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (23.81%) ITIL
2 78 (19.55%) Load Balancing
3 68 (17.04%) Network Management
4 62 (15.54%) Network Monitoring
5 57 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 31 (7.77%) Migration
7 28 (7.02%) Network Load Balancing
8 26 (6.52%) Problem Management
9 25 (6.27%) Change Management
10 24 (6.02%) Business Continuity
11 22 (5.51%) Project Management
11 22 (5.51%) CRM
12 19 (4.76%) PRINCE2
12 19 (4.76%) Contact Management
12 19 (4.76%) Test Scripting
13 18 (4.51%) Incident Management
13 18 (4.51%) Mentoring
14 16 (4.01%) Low Latency
15 14 (3.51%) Service Management
16 13 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.28%) SQL
2 22 (5.51%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.76%) Python
3 19 (4.76%) Perl
4 9 (2.26%) Shell Script
4 9 (2.26%) Bash Shell
4 9 (2.26%) Ruby
5 3 (0.75%) Java
6 2 (0.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.25%) PHP
7 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 166 (41.60%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (26.32%) CCNP
3 91 (22.81%) CCNA
4 45 (11.28%) Degree
5 24 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (5.01%) CCSA
7 17 (4.26%) MCSE
8 16 (4.01%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (3.26%) CCIE
9 13 (3.26%) MCITP
10 11 (2.76%) Check Point Certification
11 10 (2.51%) CCVP
11 10 (2.51%) CCSP
12 7 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.50%) MCSA
13 6 (1.50%) CISSP
14 4 (1.00%) CCSE
15 3 (0.75%) CCA
15 3 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
16 2 (0.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (13.78%) SLA
2 23 (5.76%) PCI DSS
3 21 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 93 (23.31%) Active Directory
2 71 (17.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (8.02%) Hyper-V
4 30 (7.52%) XenApp
5 28 (7.02%) vSphere
6 18 (4.51%) VMware ESX
7 10 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (2.51%) Firmware
8 9 (2.26%) Terminal Server
9 6 (1.50%) Varnish
9 6 (1.50%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.25%) Snort
11 4 (1.00%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.00%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.50%) Xen
12 2 (0.50%) NFS
13 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.25%) XenServer
13 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 56 (14.04%) SCOM
2 53 (13.28%) CiscoWorks
3 51 (12.78%) Cisco CUCM
4 39 (9.77%) SolarWinds Orion
5 37 (9.27%) Nagios
6 33 (8.27%) Cisco Prime
7 32 (8.02%) Cisco UCCX
8 23 (5.76%) HP SIM
9 19 (4.76%) Puppet
10 15 (3.76%) MOM
11 13 (3.26%) Cisco IPCC
11 13 (3.26%) SCCM
12 12 (3.01%) OpenView
12 12 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
13 11 (2.76%) Backup Exec
13 11 (2.76%) Cacti
14 10 (2.51%) Cisco LMS
14 10 (2.51%) ZABBIX
14 10 (2.51%) NetBackup
15 9 (2.26%) Legato
Vendors
1 313 (78.45%) Cisco
2 162 (40.60%) Microsoft
3 153 (38.35%) VMware
4 108 (27.07%) CheckPoint
5 99 (24.81%) HP
6 72 (18.05%) Citrix
7 61 (15.29%) Juniper
8 51 (12.78%) F5
9 39 (9.77%) Red Hat
10 37 (9.27%) Dell
11 32 (8.02%) Riverbed
12 30 (7.52%) EMC
13 21 (5.26%) ProCurve
14 20 (5.01%) Kaseya
15 18 (4.51%) Symantec
16 17 (4.26%) NetApp
16 17 (4.26%) IronPort
17 13 (3.26%) Nortel
18 12 (3.01%) Polycom
18 12 (3.01%) Aruba
West London
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Boston Hale
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: £23k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c50-70,000 + Massive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum, Benefits Pension Healthcare Holidays Ove
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago