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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 505 497 518
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 141 168 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.73% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134 141 96
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +10.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
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
20389 23093 20807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.62% 46.23% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17115 19146 17251
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +8 25 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Bromley +24 3 - -
Croydon -3 2 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Lewisham - 1 £33,000 - 1
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 217 (55.36%) Cisco
2 208 (53.06%) Windows
3 147 (37.50%) Firewall
4 138 (35.20%) VMware
5 137 (34.95%) WAN
6 132 (33.67%) LAN
7 129 (32.91%) Cisco Certification
8 126 (32.14%) HP
9 121 (30.87%) Linux
10 120 (30.61%) Finance
11 115 (29.34%) Active Directory
12 105 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 98 (25.00%) VPN
14 97 (24.74%) Windows Server 2008
15 94 (23.98%) CCNA
16 93 (23.72%) CheckPoint
16 93 (23.72%) TCP/IP
17 89 (22.70%) Cisco ASA
18 86 (21.94%) SAN
19 82 (20.92%) ITIL
19 82 (20.92%) BGP
20 81 (20.66%) Citrix
21 79 (20.15%) Wireless
22 78 (19.90%) Microsoft
23 72 (18.37%) Load Balancing
24 70 (17.86%) Data Centre
25 69 (17.60%) Nagios
26 68 (17.35%) MS Exchange
26 68 (17.35%) Riverbed
27 65 (16.58%) VoIP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 68 (17.35%) MS Exchange
2 46 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 30 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (5.10%) Lync
6 11 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.79%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.28%) IIS
9 5 (1.28%) Apache
9 5 (1.28%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (0.77%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.51%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.85%) MS Office
3 10 (2.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) AWD
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.06%) GitHub
2 11 (2.81%) Office 365
3 4 (1.02%) Google Drive
4 2 (0.51%) IaaS
4 2 (0.51%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 147 (37.50%) Firewall
2 137 (34.95%) WAN
3 132 (33.67%) LAN
4 98 (25.00%) VPN
5 93 (23.72%) TCP/IP
6 89 (22.70%) Cisco ASA
7 86 (21.94%) SAN
8 82 (20.92%) BGP
9 79 (20.15%) Wireless
10 65 (16.58%) VoIP
11 62 (15.82%) OSPF
12 61 (15.56%) MPLS
13 60 (15.31%) DHCP
13 60 (15.31%) Cisco Nexus
14 57 (14.54%) DNS
15 55 (14.03%) Wireshark
16 50 (12.76%) VLAN
17 48 (12.24%) EIGRP
18 47 (11.99%) Network Security
19 39 (9.95%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.22%) MySQL
2 36 (9.18%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.77%) Redis
5 3 (0.77%) Informix
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.26%) GCC
General
1 120 (30.61%) Finance
2 43 (10.97%) Law
3 37 (9.44%) Banking
4 33 (8.42%) Legal
5 25 (6.38%) Advertising
6 10 (2.55%) Marketing
7 9 (2.30%) Retail
8 8 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.04%) Publishing
9 7 (1.79%) Front Office
9 7 (1.79%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.53%) Spanish Language
10 6 (1.53%) Mandarin Language
10 6 (1.53%) French Language
11 4 (1.02%) Back Office
11 4 (1.02%) Games
12 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.26%) Lithuanian Language
13 1 (0.26%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 125 (31.89%) Network Engineer
2 66 (16.84%) Analyst
3 48 (12.24%) Support Engineer
4 31 (7.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 29 (7.40%) Architect
6 26 (6.63%) Server Analyst
7 25 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
8 24 (6.12%) Network Support
9 22 (5.61%) Senior Network Engineer
9 22 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (4.85%) 2nd Line Support
10 19 (4.85%) Network Support Engineer
11 18 (4.59%) Cisco Engineer
12 17 (4.34%) Network Analyst
13 16 (4.08%) Security Architect
13 16 (4.08%) Network Architect
13 16 (4.08%) Network Security Architect
14 15 (3.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 15 (3.83%) Team Leader
15 14 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.06%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (2.04%) XMPP
3 7 (1.79%) SAML
4 6 (1.53%) SAP Basis
5 4 (1.02%) XML
6 3 (0.77%) Memcached
6 3 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.77%) AppFabric
7 1 (0.26%) D3.js
7 1 (0.26%) COM
7 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 70 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 28 (7.14%) Hedge funds
2 28 (7.14%) Replication
3 27 (6.89%) Clustering
4 19 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (2.55%) Digital Media
7 9 (2.30%) EMC VNX
7 9 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (2.30%) Statistics
8 7 (1.79%) iPad
9 6 (1.53%) CLARiiON
10 5 (1.28%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.28%) Equities
10 5 (1.28%) SecurID
10 5 (1.28%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.28%) Derivative
10 5 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 208 (53.06%) Windows
2 121 (30.87%) Linux
3 97 (24.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (9.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (9.18%) UNIX
7 35 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (6.89%) Solaris
9 24 (6.12%) Windows 7
10 15 (3.83%) Ubuntu
11 12 (3.06%) Windows Vista
11 12 (3.06%) Windows XP
11 12 (3.06%) Fedora
12 8 (2.04%) CentOS
12 8 (2.04%) Android
12 8 (2.04%) Windows 2000
13 7 (1.79%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (1.02%) Debian
15 4 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (20.92%) ITIL
2 72 (18.37%) Load Balancing
3 41 (10.46%) Network Monitoring
4 33 (8.42%) Change Control
4 33 (8.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (7.65%) Incident Management
6 29 (7.40%) Project Management
7 28 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
8 26 (6.63%) DevOps
9 25 (6.38%) Change Management
10 24 (6.12%) Business Continuity
11 21 (5.36%) Problem Management
11 21 (5.36%) Network Management
12 20 (5.10%) Migration
13 19 (4.85%) Requirements Analysis
13 19 (4.85%) Network Design
13 19 (4.85%) High Availability
13 19 (4.85%) WAN Optimisation
14 18 (4.59%) Technical Architecture
14 18 (4.59%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 57 (14.54%) PowerShell
2 48 (12.24%) SQL
3 40 (10.20%) Perl
4 29 (7.40%) Bash Shell
5 26 (6.63%) Python
6 17 (4.34%) Ruby
7 13 (3.32%) Korn
7 13 (3.32%) C
8 9 (2.30%) Java
9 6 (1.53%) Bourne shell
10 5 (1.28%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.02%) PHP
12 3 (0.77%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.26%) VBScript
14 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 129 (32.91%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (23.98%) CCNA
3 62 (15.82%) CCNP
4 34 (8.67%) Degree
5 27 (6.89%) MCSE
5 27 (6.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (4.85%) Security Cleared
7 18 (4.59%) DV Cleared
8 13 (3.32%) CCIE
9 11 (2.81%) MCITP
10 7 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.28%) CCSA
11 5 (1.28%) CCVP
11 5 (1.28%) CCSP
12 4 (1.02%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (0.77%) CCIP
13 3 (0.77%) CISSP
14 2 (0.51%) CCDA
14 2 (0.51%) RHCE
14 2 (0.51%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.46%) SLA
2 9 (2.30%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.51%) QA
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 115 (29.34%) Active Directory
2 105 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.14%) DFS Replication
4 26 (6.63%) VMware Server
5 21 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (3.83%) Hyper-V
7 13 (3.32%) VMware ESX
8 12 (3.06%) vSphere
9 10 (2.55%) Firmware
10 7 (1.79%) XenApp
11 3 (0.77%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.51%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.51%) NFS
12 2 (0.51%) Xen
13 1 (0.26%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.26%) Snort
13 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 69 (17.60%) Nagios
2 40 (10.20%) SCOM
3 38 (9.69%) CiscoWorks
4 35 (8.93%) SolarWinds Orion
5 33 (8.42%) Puppet
6 30 (7.65%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (6.38%) HP SIM
8 23 (5.87%) HP Data Protector
8 23 (5.87%) SCCM
9 19 (4.85%) Hyperic
10 18 (4.59%) MOM
11 14 (3.57%) Legato
11 14 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
12 13 (3.32%) OPNET
12 13 (3.32%) Cisco Prime
13 12 (3.06%) WSUS
14 10 (2.55%) CFEngine
15 9 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
15 9 (2.30%) OpenView
15 9 (2.30%) Opsview
Vendors
1 217 (55.36%) Cisco
2 138 (35.20%) VMware
3 126 (32.14%) HP
4 93 (23.72%) CheckPoint
5 81 (20.66%) Citrix
6 78 (19.90%) Microsoft
7 68 (17.35%) Riverbed
8 63 (16.07%) Juniper
9 62 (15.82%) NetApp
10 61 (15.56%) F5
11 50 (12.76%) Red Hat
12 28 (7.14%) Symantec
12 28 (7.14%) EMC
13 22 (5.61%) ProCurve
13 22 (5.61%) Mitel
14 21 (5.36%) Dell
14 21 (5.36%) Oracle
14 21 (5.36%) McAfee
15 20 (5.10%) SonicWALL
15 20 (5.10%) Fortinet
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Duff &Phelps
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Morden
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London UK
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + comprehensive bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
Lewisham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 11 days ago
Croydon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Chessington
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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London
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