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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 412 461 477
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +16
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 219 166 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 0.79% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 206 153 141
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
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
20804 21046 21980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.89% 47.23% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17595 17212 18577
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 December 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 +28 56 £55,000 +22.22% 10
Croydon +8 5 £32,500 -33.33% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £37,500 -
Bromley - 1 £35,000 -
Edgware - 1 £26,000 -
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 287 (74.55%) Cisco
2 181 (47.01%) Firewall
3 173 (44.94%) Windows
4 158 (41.04%) Microsoft
5 155 (40.26%) VMware
6 150 (38.96%) WAN
7 146 (37.92%) Cisco Certification
8 135 (35.06%) LAN
9 134 (34.81%) VPN
10 119 (30.91%) Finance
11 106 (27.53%) BGP
12 104 (27.01%) CCNP
13 100 (25.97%) Wireless
14 99 (25.71%) HP
14 99 (25.71%) MPLS
15 97 (25.19%) CheckPoint
16 94 (24.42%) SAN
17 92 (23.90%) Active Directory
17 92 (23.90%) MS Exchange
17 92 (23.90%) ITIL
18 85 (22.08%) Cisco ASA
19 77 (20.00%) OSPF
20 75 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
21 71 (18.44%) Windows Server 2008
21 71 (18.44%) Load Balancing
21 71 (18.44%) Juniper
22 70 (18.18%) CCNA
22 70 (18.18%) Linux
23 69 (17.92%) Citrix
23 69 (17.92%) Network Management

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 92 (23.90%) MS Exchange
2 23 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.86%) Apache
5 9 (2.34%) JBoss
5 9 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (2.34%) Lync
6 8 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.08%) IIS
7 6 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.56%) Jetty
7 6 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.30%) nginx
8 5 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.78%) Confluence
10 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.26%) CMS
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 59 (15.32%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.19%) MS Office
3 5 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) AWD
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.04%) SaaS
1 4 (1.04%) GitHub
2 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.52%) PaaS
3 2 (0.52%) Office 365
3 2 (0.52%) IaaS
3 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.26%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 181 (47.01%) Firewall
2 150 (38.96%) WAN
3 135 (35.06%) LAN
4 134 (34.81%) VPN
5 106 (27.53%) BGP
6 100 (25.97%) Wireless
7 99 (25.71%) MPLS
8 94 (24.42%) SAN
9 85 (22.08%) Cisco ASA
10 77 (20.00%) OSPF
11 63 (16.36%) DNS
12 62 (16.10%) EIGRP
13 61 (15.84%) Internet
14 59 (15.32%) TCP/IP
15 52 (13.51%) VoIP
16 50 (12.99%) Network Security
17 48 (12.47%) HSRP
18 42 (10.91%) VLAN
19 38 (9.87%) Multicast
19 38 (9.87%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.68%) MySQL
3 8 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.78%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.52%) Subversion
3 2 (0.52%) JIRA
3 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
General
1 119 (30.91%) Finance
2 29 (7.53%) Advertising
3 27 (7.01%) Law
4 21 (5.45%) Legal
5 20 (5.19%) Telecoms
6 19 (4.94%) Banking
7 18 (4.68%) Retail
8 13 (3.38%) Marketing
9 11 (2.86%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.82%) Publishing
11 6 (1.56%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.26%) Front Office
12 1 (0.26%) Back Office
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 153 (39.74%) Network Engineer
2 56 (14.55%) Analyst
3 43 (11.17%) Support Engineer
4 39 (10.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 37 (9.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 32 (8.31%) Network Analyst
7 31 (8.05%) 3rd Line Support
8 27 (7.01%) Security Engineer
9 25 (6.49%) Network Security Engineer
10 23 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 22 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
12 21 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
13 20 (5.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 20 (5.19%) Administrator
14 17 (4.42%) Senior Security Engineer
14 17 (4.42%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 17 (4.42%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
15 16 (4.16%) Infrastructure Technician
16 15 (3.90%) Network Support
16 15 (3.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.56%) Web Services
2 4 (1.04%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (1.04%) Memcached
3 3 (0.78%) HTML
3 3 (0.78%) XML
4 1 (0.26%) SAML
4 1 (0.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.83%) Video Conferencing
2 18 (4.68%) Clustering
3 16 (4.16%) Replication
4 13 (3.38%) Statistics
5 12 (3.12%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.86%) AVVID
7 9 (2.34%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.56%) EqualLogic
8 6 (1.56%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.30%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.30%) CESG
9 5 (1.30%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (0.78%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.78%) SecurID
12 2 (0.52%) Open Source
12 2 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.52%) Derivative
12 2 (0.52%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 173 (44.94%) Windows
2 71 (18.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (18.18%) Linux
4 45 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (8.83%) UNIX
7 26 (6.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (4.42%) Solaris
9 16 (4.16%) Windows 8
10 14 (3.64%) Windows 7
11 8 (2.08%) CentOS
12 7 (1.82%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.56%) Windows 2000
14 5 (1.30%) AIX
14 5 (1.30%) SUSE
15 4 (1.04%) Debian
15 4 (1.04%) Fedora
15 4 (1.04%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.04%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (23.90%) ITIL
2 71 (18.44%) Load Balancing
3 69 (17.92%) Network Management
4 56 (14.55%) Network Monitoring
5 48 (12.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 27 (7.01%) Problem Management
7 25 (6.49%) Migration
8 24 (6.23%) Network Load Balancing
9 23 (5.97%) Business Continuity
10 22 (5.71%) Contact Management
11 21 (5.45%) Change Management
11 21 (5.45%) PRINCE2
11 21 (5.45%) Test Scripting
12 20 (5.19%) Project Management
13 19 (4.94%) CRM
14 16 (4.16%) Incident Management
15 15 (3.90%) Mentoring
16 12 (3.12%) Data Analysis
17 11 (2.86%) E-Commerce
17 11 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (16.10%) SQL
2 16 (4.16%) Perl
2 16 (4.16%) Python
3 14 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.08%) Ruby
5 7 (1.82%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.82%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.78%) Java
7 2 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 146 (37.92%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (27.01%) CCNP
3 70 (18.18%) CCNA
4 40 (10.39%) Degree
5 23 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (4.94%) CCSA
7 14 (3.64%) MCSE
8 13 (3.38%) MCITP
9 11 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (2.60%) Check Point Certification
11 9 (2.34%) CCSP
11 9 (2.34%) CCVP
11 9 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (2.08%) CCIE
13 6 (1.56%) MCSA
14 5 (1.30%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.30%) Security Cleared
15 3 (0.78%) CCSE
15 3 (0.78%) CCA
15 3 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (13.77%) SLA
2 18 (4.68%) PCI DSS
3 17 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 92 (23.90%) Active Directory
2 75 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (9.09%) XenApp
4 32 (8.31%) Hyper-V
5 30 (7.79%) vSphere
6 22 (5.71%) VMware ESX
7 9 (2.34%) Snort
8 8 (2.08%) Firmware
9 7 (1.82%) Terminal Server
9 7 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.56%) Varnish
10 6 (1.56%) NFS
10 6 (1.56%) ISA Server
11 5 (1.30%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.04%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.78%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.26%) XenServer
14 1 (0.26%) Xen
14 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 56 (14.55%) SCOM
2 51 (13.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 47 (12.21%) CiscoWorks
4 36 (9.35%) Nagios
5 32 (8.31%) Cisco UCCX
6 30 (7.79%) SolarWinds Orion
7 25 (6.49%) HP SIM
8 24 (6.23%) Cisco Prime
9 22 (5.71%) OpenView
10 20 (5.19%) Puppet
11 15 (3.90%) MOM
12 13 (3.38%) Norton AntiVirus
13 12 (3.12%) Legato
13 12 (3.12%) Backup Exec
14 10 (2.60%) Cacti
15 9 (2.34%) SCCM
15 9 (2.34%) Cisco IPCC
16 8 (2.08%) WSUS
16 8 (2.08%) ZABBIX
17 7 (1.82%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 287 (74.55%) Cisco
2 158 (41.04%) Microsoft
3 155 (40.26%) VMware
4 99 (25.71%) HP
5 97 (25.19%) CheckPoint
6 71 (18.44%) Juniper
7 69 (17.92%) Citrix
8 53 (13.77%) F5
9 39 (10.13%) Dell
9 39 (10.13%) Red Hat
10 26 (6.75%) EMC
11 23 (5.97%) Kaseya
12 22 (5.71%) IronPort
13 21 (5.45%) Aruba
13 21 (5.45%) Riverbed
14 19 (4.94%) ProCurve
15 18 (4.68%) Symantec
16 13 (3.38%) Nortel
16 13 (3.38%) NetApp
16 13 (3.38%) Splunk
City, London
Boston Hale
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Boston Hale
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £27500 - £32500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus, Pension, Health Care,
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10 % pension
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago