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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 471 498 469
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -29
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 170 133 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.65% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 154 124 170
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £33,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £71,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -2.38%
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
21288 20604 23599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.40% 46.15% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17533 17220 20166
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 42 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Croydon -2 16 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 - - 1
Hayes - 2 £51,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £52,250 -
Harrow - 1 £72,500 -
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 212 (62.91%) Cisco
2 170 (50.45%) Windows
3 137 (40.65%) WAN
3 137 (40.65%) VMware
4 126 (37.39%) Microsoft
5 123 (36.50%) LAN
6 118 (35.01%) Firewall
7 108 (32.05%) Cisco Certification
8 97 (28.78%) HP
8 97 (28.78%) VPN
9 92 (27.30%) Active Directory
10 90 (26.71%) CheckPoint
11 85 (25.22%) MS Exchange
12 84 (24.93%) SQL
13 77 (22.85%) ITIL
13 77 (22.85%) CCNP
14 75 (22.26%) SAN
14 75 (22.26%) Finance
15 72 (21.36%) Windows Server 2008
16 69 (20.47%) MS Excel
17 68 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
18 66 (19.58%) MPLS
19 63 (18.69%) Juniper
20 61 (18.10%) Cisco ASA
21 59 (17.51%) Citrix
22 57 (16.91%) Wireless
23 55 (16.32%) F5
24 54 (16.02%) Network Management
24 54 (16.02%) Windows Server 2003
25 53 (15.73%) VoIP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 85 (25.22%) MS Exchange
2 32 (9.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (3.26%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.97%) Apache
6 9 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (2.37%) IIS
8 4 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (0.89%) SAS
10 2 (0.59%) Jetty
11 1 (0.30%) Lync
11 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 69 (20.47%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.04%) MS Office
3 10 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.59%) MS Project
4 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Magento
1 1 (0.30%) AWD
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.48%) SaaS
2 2 (0.59%) GitHub
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 137 (40.65%) WAN
2 123 (36.50%) LAN
3 118 (35.01%) Firewall
4 97 (28.78%) VPN
5 75 (22.26%) SAN
6 66 (19.58%) MPLS
7 61 (18.10%) Cisco ASA
8 57 (16.91%) Wireless
9 53 (15.73%) VoIP
10 49 (14.54%) TCP/IP
11 47 (13.95%) BGP
12 43 (12.76%) OSPF
13 41 (12.17%) DNS
13 41 (12.17%) Network Security
14 37 (10.98%) Internet
15 36 (10.68%) VLAN
16 35 (10.39%) HSRP
17 34 (10.09%) IP Telephony
17 34 (10.09%) EIGRP
18 29 (8.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.06%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.12%) MySQL
3 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.59%) Informix
4 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 75 (22.26%) Finance
2 39 (11.57%) Law
3 24 (7.12%) Telecoms
3 24 (7.12%) Legal
4 12 (3.56%) Retail
5 7 (2.08%) Banking
6 5 (1.48%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.48%) Games
7 3 (0.89%) Japanese Language
8 2 (0.59%) Advertising
8 2 (0.59%) Back Office
8 2 (0.59%) Marketing
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 126 (37.39%) Network Engineer
2 53 (15.73%) Analyst
3 47 (13.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 42 (12.46%) Security Engineer
5 40 (11.87%) Network Security Engineer
5 40 (11.87%) Support Engineer
6 30 (8.90%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 30 (8.90%) Senior Security Engineer
7 26 (7.72%) Network Analyst
7 26 (7.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 22 (6.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 19 (5.64%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
9 19 (5.64%) Infrastructure Technician
9 19 (5.64%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (4.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 15 (4.45%) Lead Network Engineer
10 15 (4.45%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (3.86%) Operations Analyst
12 12 (3.56%) Network Support
13 11 (3.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.56%) Web Services
2 5 (1.48%) LAMP
3 3 (0.89%) .NET
4 2 (0.59%) XML
4 2 (0.59%) Memcached
5 1 (0.30%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.98%) Video Conferencing
2 25 (7.42%) Replication
3 24 (7.12%) Statistics
4 22 (6.53%) Clustering
5 12 (3.56%) CESG
6 7 (2.08%) Hedge funds
6 7 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.78%) EqualLogic
7 6 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.48%) SecurID
8 5 (1.48%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.48%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.19%) Firmware
9 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.89%) Kindle
10 3 (0.89%) AVVID
11 2 (0.59%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.59%) User Experience
11 2 (0.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 170 (50.45%) Windows
2 72 (21.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (16.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 53 (15.73%) Linux
5 45 (13.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (7.42%) Solaris
7 22 (6.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (5.93%) UNIX
9 12 (3.56%) Windows 7
10 8 (2.37%) Windows Vista
10 8 (2.37%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.08%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.48%) Android
12 5 (1.48%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.48%) AIX
13 4 (1.19%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.59%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (22.85%) ITIL
2 54 (16.02%) Network Management
3 40 (11.87%) Network Monitoring
4 36 (10.68%) Change Management
5 34 (10.09%) Problem Management
6 26 (7.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (6.23%) PRINCE2
8 20 (5.93%) Business Continuity
8 20 (5.93%) Contact Management
9 19 (5.64%) Test Scripting
10 17 (5.04%) Load Balancing
11 16 (4.75%) Incident Management
12 14 (4.15%) Project Management
13 13 (3.86%) WAN Optimisation
14 12 (3.56%) Information Security
14 12 (3.56%) Network Load Balancing
15 10 (2.97%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (2.97%) Capacity Planning
16 9 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
16 9 (2.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 84 (24.93%) SQL
2 9 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.48%) Python
3 5 (1.48%) Perl
3 5 (1.48%) PHP
4 4 (1.19%) VB
5 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.59%) Ruby
6 1 (0.30%) VBA
6 1 (0.30%) C#
6 1 (0.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 108 (32.05%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (22.85%) CCNP
3 34 (10.09%) Degree
4 33 (9.79%) CCNA
5 24 (7.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (5.34%) MCSE
7 15 (4.45%) Security Cleared
8 14 (4.15%) SC Cleared
9 13 (3.86%) MCITP
10 12 (3.56%) CCSA
11 9 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (2.08%) MCSA
13 5 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (1.19%) CCIE
15 3 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.89%) CCVP
16 2 (0.59%) CCA
17 1 (0.30%) CCDA
17 1 (0.30%) CCDP
17 1 (0.30%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (13.95%) SLA
2 7 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.89%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 92 (27.30%) Active Directory
2 68 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (10.98%) Hyper-V
4 35 (10.39%) XenApp
5 27 (8.01%) VMware ESX
6 26 (7.72%) vSphere
7 12 (3.56%) NFS
8 10 (2.97%) Snort
9 6 (1.78%) XenServer
10 5 (1.48%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.89%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.59%) Xen
12 2 (0.59%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.59%) Varnish
13 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 38 (11.28%) SCOM
2 37 (10.98%) Nagios
3 33 (9.79%) OpenView
3 33 (9.79%) Cisco CUCM
4 27 (8.01%) Cisco UCCX
5 25 (7.42%) CiscoWorks
6 24 (7.12%) HP SIM
7 22 (6.53%) MOM
8 15 (4.45%) Cacti
8 15 (4.45%) WSUS
9 14 (4.15%) SolarWinds Orion
10 12 (3.56%) Puppet
10 12 (3.56%) Cisco Prime
11 11 (3.26%) Legato
12 10 (2.97%) Backup Exec
12 10 (2.97%) Munin
13 7 (2.08%) SCCM
14 6 (1.78%) Cisco IPCC
14 6 (1.78%) Opsview
15 4 (1.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 212 (62.91%) Cisco
2 137 (40.65%) VMware
3 126 (37.39%) Microsoft
4 97 (28.78%) HP
5 90 (26.71%) CheckPoint
6 63 (18.69%) Juniper
7 59 (17.51%) Citrix
8 55 (16.32%) F5
9 37 (10.98%) Red Hat
9 37 (10.98%) Dell
10 30 (8.90%) Riverbed
10 30 (8.90%) EMC
11 27 (8.01%) Aruba
12 25 (7.42%) ProCurve
13 23 (6.82%) Nortel
14 21 (6.23%) Avaya
15 20 (5.93%) Kaseya
16 16 (4.75%) Tandberg
17 12 (3.56%) Oracle
17 12 (3.56%) McAfee
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + £2K Bonus & Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,500 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago