The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 475 511 487
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -24
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 161 94 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 137 88 150
Average salary £50,000 £45,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.49% -4.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22474 20715 24010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.71% 46.72% 46.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18688 17180 20720
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 £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolarWinds
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +25 51 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Croydon - 10 £32,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 5 £53,500 -
Canary Wharf +1 2 £53,500 -28.66%
Harrow - 2 £70,000 -
Hayes - 1 £51,500 -
Bromley - 1 £52,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £28,000 -
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 184 (58.60%) Cisco
2 162 (51.59%) Windows
3 140 (44.59%) WAN
4 119 (37.90%) LAN
5 116 (36.94%) VMware
6 112 (35.67%) Firewall
7 103 (32.80%) Cisco Certification
8 95 (30.25%) HP
9 94 (29.94%) VPN
10 93 (29.62%) Microsoft
11 91 (28.98%) CheckPoint
12 86 (27.39%) SQL
13 82 (26.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 77 (24.52%) Cisco ASA
15 73 (23.25%) F5
16 70 (22.29%) ITIL
16 70 (22.29%) Active Directory
17 67 (21.34%) CCNP
18 65 (20.70%) MS Exchange
18 65 (20.70%) VMware Infrastructure
19 64 (20.38%) Wireless
20 63 (20.06%) MPLS
20 63 (20.06%) Windows Server 2003
21 59 (18.79%) Juniper
21 59 (18.79%) Finance
22 57 (18.15%) Linux
23 53 (16.88%) MS Excel
23 53 (16.88%) VoIP
24 52 (16.56%) SAN
24 52 (16.56%) TCP/IP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 65 (20.70%) MS Exchange
2 25 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (6.69%) IIS
4 20 (6.37%) SharePoint
5 12 (3.82%) Apache
5 12 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.59%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.96%) SAS
11 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.32%) Lync
Applications
1 53 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.78%) MS Office
3 13 (4.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) RMDS
2 1 (0.32%) AWD
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.59%) SaaS
2 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Office 365
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 140 (44.59%) WAN
2 119 (37.90%) LAN
3 112 (35.67%) Firewall
4 94 (29.94%) VPN
5 77 (24.52%) Cisco ASA
6 64 (20.38%) Wireless
7 63 (20.06%) MPLS
8 53 (16.88%) VoIP
9 52 (16.56%) SAN
9 52 (16.56%) TCP/IP
10 45 (14.33%) BGP
11 44 (14.01%) Network Security
12 40 (12.74%) OSPF
13 38 (12.10%) DNS
13 38 (12.10%) IP Telephony
14 37 (11.78%) EIGRP
15 35 (11.15%) Internet
15 35 (11.15%) HSRP
16 33 (10.51%) DHCP
17 32 (10.19%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.42%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.01%) MySQL
3 8 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.64%) Informix
5 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.32%) MSI
General
1 59 (18.79%) Finance
2 42 (13.38%) Law
3 15 (4.78%) Legal
3 15 (4.78%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.50%) Retail
5 9 (2.87%) Banking
6 7 (2.23%) Games
7 4 (1.27%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.27%) Japanese Language
8 2 (0.64%) Marketing
8 2 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.32%) Front Office
9 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 102 (32.48%) Network Engineer
2 58 (18.47%) Analyst
3 40 (12.74%) Senior Network Engineer
4 31 (9.87%) Security Engineer
4 31 (9.87%) Network Security Engineer
5 30 (9.55%) Support Engineer
5 30 (9.55%) Network Analyst
6 23 (7.32%) Senior Security Engineer
6 23 (7.32%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 17 (5.41%) Lead Network Engineer
8 16 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (4.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 15 (4.78%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
10 14 (4.46%) Operations Analyst
10 14 (4.46%) Team Leader
11 13 (4.14%) Support Analyst
11 13 (4.14%) Architect
11 13 (4.14%) Network Team Leader
12 12 (3.82%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (3.82%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.41%) Web Services
2 10 (3.18%) LAMP
2 10 (3.18%) .NET
3 5 (1.59%) XML
4 3 (0.96%) Rendezvous
4 3 (0.96%) HTML
5 2 (0.64%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.32%) J2EE
6 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.32%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.19%) Video Conferencing
2 30 (9.55%) Replication
3 28 (8.92%) Clustering
4 21 (6.69%) Statistics
5 12 (3.82%) CESG
6 8 (2.55%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.23%) SecurID
7 7 (2.23%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.23%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.27%) iPad
8 4 (1.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (1.27%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.96%) PKI
9 3 (0.96%) Firmware
9 3 (0.96%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.96%) Kindle
10 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.64%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.64%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 162 (51.59%) Windows
2 82 (26.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (20.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 57 (18.15%) Linux
5 48 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (9.24%) UNIX
7 28 (8.92%) Solaris
8 14 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (4.14%) Windows 7
10 8 (2.55%) SUSE
11 7 (2.23%) Windows XP
11 7 (2.23%) Android
12 6 (1.91%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.91%) Windows 2000
12 6 (1.91%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.59%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (1.27%) CentOS
14 4 (1.27%) AIX
15 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.29%) ITIL
2 48 (15.29%) Network Monitoring
3 42 (13.38%) Change Management
4 36 (11.46%) Network Management
5 30 (9.55%) Load Balancing
6 26 (8.28%) Problem Management
7 18 (5.73%) Incident Management
7 18 (5.73%) WAN Optimisation
8 17 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
8 17 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (5.10%) Migration
10 14 (4.46%) Information Security
11 12 (3.82%) BPR
11 12 (3.82%) Service Management
12 11 (3.50%) PRINCE2
12 11 (3.50%) ITSM
12 11 (3.50%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (3.18%) Contact Management
13 10 (3.18%) Project Management
13 10 (3.18%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 86 (27.39%) SQL
2 17 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.18%) Perl
4 7 (2.23%) PHP
5 6 (1.91%) Python
5 6 (1.91%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.59%) C#
7 4 (1.27%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.96%) VB
9 2 (0.64%) Java
10 1 (0.32%) VBA
10 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 103 (32.80%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (21.34%) CCNP
3 35 (11.15%) CCNA
4 32 (10.19%) Degree
5 22 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (5.41%) MCSE
7 15 (4.78%) Security Cleared
8 14 (4.46%) SC Cleared
9 11 (3.50%) CCIE
10 10 (3.18%) MCITP
11 9 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (2.55%) CCSA
13 6 (1.91%) CCVP
14 5 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (1.27%) CCSP
16 3 (0.96%) MCSA
16 3 (0.96%) CCDA
16 3 (0.96%) CCDP
17 2 (0.64%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.19%) SLA
2 13 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.82%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.59%) QA
5 3 (0.96%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (22.29%) Active Directory
2 65 (20.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (10.83%) Hyper-V
4 26 (8.28%) vSphere
5 24 (7.64%) XenApp
5 24 (7.64%) VMware ESX
6 12 (3.82%) Snort
6 12 (3.82%) NFS
7 5 (1.59%) ISA Server
7 5 (1.59%) XenServer
7 5 (1.59%) DFS Replication
8 3 (0.96%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.64%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.64%) Xen
9 2 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 31 (9.87%) OpenView
2 29 (9.24%) Nagios
2 29 (9.24%) SCOM
3 25 (7.96%) CiscoWorks
4 23 (7.32%) Cisco Prime
5 20 (6.37%) MOM
6 19 (6.05%) Cisco CUCM
7 15 (4.78%) Cacti
7 15 (4.78%) HP SIM
7 15 (4.78%) Cisco UCCX
8 14 (4.46%) Puppet
9 13 (4.14%) SolarWinds Orion
9 13 (4.14%) WSUS
10 11 (3.50%) Legato
11 10 (3.18%) Munin
12 8 (2.55%) Opsview
13 7 (2.23%) Backup Exec
14 5 (1.59%) SCCM
15 4 (1.27%) Cisco IPCC
16 3 (0.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 184 (58.60%) Cisco
2 116 (36.94%) VMware
3 95 (30.25%) HP
4 93 (29.62%) Microsoft
5 91 (28.98%) CheckPoint
6 73 (23.25%) F5
7 59 (18.79%) Juniper
8 47 (14.97%) Citrix
9 39 (12.42%) Dell
10 36 (11.46%) Red Hat
11 35 (11.15%) Riverbed
12 28 (8.92%) ProCurve
12 28 (8.92%) Nortel
13 27 (8.60%) EMC
14 25 (7.96%) Aruba
15 22 (7.01%) Avaya
16 18 (5.73%) Tandberg
17 15 (4.78%) Blue Coat
17 15 (4.78%) Oracle
18 14 (4.46%) Splunk
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
North London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £48k - 53k per year + On-Call + Overtime + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + shift bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Total Gas & Power Limited
Salary: Market competitive salary plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago