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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 508 503 523
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 128 164 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.74% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 120 140 91
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
19806 22293 20546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.78% 46.31% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16568 18465 17044
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 26 £55,000 - 9
Bromley +21 3 - -
Lewisham - 2 £32,500 -
Croydon -7 1 £35,000 +7.69%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 206 (56.44%) Windows
2 184 (50.41%) Cisco
3 134 (36.71%) VMware
4 132 (36.16%) Firewall
5 123 (33.70%) Linux
6 121 (33.15%) WAN
6 121 (33.15%) HP
7 118 (32.33%) LAN
8 116 (31.78%) Cisco Certification
9 110 (30.14%) Active Directory
10 108 (29.59%) Finance
11 104 (28.49%) VMware Infrastructure
12 94 (25.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 93 (25.48%) TCP/IP
14 88 (24.11%) SAN
15 84 (23.01%) ITIL
16 82 (22.47%) VPN
17 77 (21.10%) Citrix
18 75 (20.55%) CCNA
19 74 (20.27%) BGP
20 72 (19.73%) CheckPoint
20 72 (19.73%) Load Balancing
21 70 (19.18%) Cisco ASA
22 68 (18.63%) Juniper
23 66 (18.08%) MS Exchange
23 66 (18.08%) Wireless
24 65 (17.81%) DNS
24 65 (17.81%) NetApp
25 64 (17.53%) CCNP
26 63 (17.26%) Nagios

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 66 (18.08%) MS Exchange
2 51 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 32 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (4.38%) Lync
6 11 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (2.74%) IIS
8 7 (1.92%) Apache
8 7 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.37%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (1.10%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.82%) nginx
11 3 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.82%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.55%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.55%) WorkSite
Applications
1 33 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.11%) MS Office
3 7 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.29%) GitHub
2 7 (1.92%) Office 365
3 6 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.82%) Google Drive
5 2 (0.55%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 132 (36.16%) Firewall
2 121 (33.15%) WAN
3 118 (32.33%) LAN
4 93 (25.48%) TCP/IP
5 88 (24.11%) SAN
6 82 (22.47%) VPN
7 74 (20.27%) BGP
8 70 (19.18%) Cisco ASA
9 66 (18.08%) Wireless
10 65 (17.81%) DNS
11 62 (16.99%) DHCP
12 61 (16.71%) VLAN
13 59 (16.16%) Cisco Nexus
14 58 (15.89%) VoIP
15 57 (15.62%) MPLS
16 56 (15.34%) OSPF
17 53 (14.52%) Wireshark
18 45 (12.33%) Network Security
19 36 (9.86%) NAS
20 34 (9.32%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.05%) MySQL
2 42 (11.51%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.82%) Redis
5 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.55%) Informix
7 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.27%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.27%) GCC
4 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.27%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.27%) MSI
General
1 108 (29.59%) Finance
2 37 (10.14%) Banking
3 36 (9.86%) Law
3 36 (9.86%) Legal
4 16 (4.38%) Advertising
5 14 (3.84%) Retail
6 9 (2.47%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.92%) Front Office
7 7 (1.92%) Marketing
7 7 (1.92%) Publishing
8 6 (1.64%) Mandarin Language
8 6 (1.64%) Spanish Language
8 6 (1.64%) French Language
9 5 (1.37%) Games
10 1 (0.27%) Bulgarian Language
10 1 (0.27%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.27%) Lithuanian Language
10 1 (0.27%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.27%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 112 (30.68%) Network Engineer
2 64 (17.53%) Analyst
3 34 (9.32%) Support Engineer
3 34 (9.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 29 (7.95%) Server Analyst
5 25 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
6 23 (6.30%) Architect
7 21 (5.75%) Cisco Engineer
8 20 (5.48%) Senior Network Engineer
9 19 (5.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 19 (5.21%) 2nd Line Support
10 18 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (4.11%) Network Analyst
12 13 (3.56%) Infrastructure Architect
12 13 (3.56%) Network Support
12 13 (3.56%) Operations Engineer
12 13 (3.56%) Platform Engineer
13 12 (3.29%) Team Leader
14 11 (3.01%) Technical Engineer
14 11 (3.01%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.56%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (2.19%) XMPP
3 6 (1.64%) SAP Basis
4 4 (1.10%) 802.1X
4 4 (1.10%) SAML
5 3 (0.82%) .NET
5 3 (0.82%) SOAP
5 3 (0.82%) Web Services
5 3 (0.82%) XML
5 3 (0.82%) WCF
5 3 (0.82%) Memcached
5 3 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (0.82%) AppFabric
5 3 (0.82%) REST
6 2 (0.55%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.27%) COM
7 1 (0.27%) Middleware
7 1 (0.27%) D3.js
7 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.89%) Data Centre
2 29 (7.95%) Hedge funds
3 28 (7.67%) Clustering
4 25 (6.85%) Replication
5 20 (5.48%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.74%) Statistics
8 7 (1.92%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.64%) EMC VNX
9 6 (1.64%) CMDB
9 6 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.37%) iPad
10 5 (1.37%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.37%) Equities
10 5 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.10%) iDTV
12 3 (0.82%) SecurID
12 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.82%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 206 (56.44%) Windows
2 123 (33.70%) Linux
3 94 (25.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (12.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (8.22%) UNIX
8 21 (5.75%) Solaris
9 19 (5.21%) Windows 7
10 13 (3.56%) Ubuntu
11 12 (3.29%) Windows Vista
12 10 (2.74%) Fedora
13 9 (2.47%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.64%) Android
15 5 (1.37%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.37%) Windows 2000
15 5 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (1.10%) CentOS
16 4 (1.10%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (23.01%) ITIL
2 72 (19.73%) Load Balancing
3 42 (11.51%) Network Monitoring
4 33 (9.04%) Change Control
5 32 (8.77%) DevOps
5 32 (8.77%) Project Management
6 31 (8.49%) Incident Management
7 30 (8.22%) Infrastructure Management
8 27 (7.40%) Root Cause Analysis
8 27 (7.40%) Change Management
9 25 (6.85%) Problem Management
10 22 (6.03%) WAN Optimisation
11 21 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (5.75%) Business Continuity
11 21 (5.75%) Network Design
12 19 (5.21%) Requirements Analysis
12 19 (5.21%) High Availability
13 18 (4.93%) Technical Architecture
14 17 (4.66%) Kalman Filter
15 16 (4.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 56 (15.34%) PowerShell
2 50 (13.70%) SQL
3 39 (10.68%) Perl
4 33 (9.04%) Bash Shell
5 24 (6.58%) Python
6 15 (4.11%) Ruby
6 15 (4.11%) C
7 13 (3.56%) Korn
8 12 (3.29%) Java
9 6 (1.64%) PHP
9 6 (1.64%) Bourne shell
10 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.82%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.55%) VBScript
12 1 (0.27%) VB
12 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 116 (31.78%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (20.55%) CCNA
3 64 (17.53%) CCNP
4 25 (6.85%) MCSE
4 25 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (6.58%) Degree
6 22 (6.03%) Security Cleared
7 21 (5.75%) CCIE
8 18 (4.93%) DV Cleared
9 10 (2.74%) MCITP
10 4 (1.10%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.10%) CCSP
10 4 (1.10%) CCVP
11 3 (0.82%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (0.82%) CCIP
11 3 (0.82%) CCSA
11 3 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.55%) CITP
12 2 (0.55%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (11.51%) SLA
2 4 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.55%) QA
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 110 (30.14%) Active Directory
2 104 (28.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (8.49%) DFS Replication
4 29 (7.95%) VMware Server
5 21 (5.75%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (3.01%) VMware ESX
7 10 (2.74%) Hyper-V
8 8 (2.19%) Firmware
8 8 (2.19%) vSphere
9 5 (1.37%) XenApp
10 3 (0.82%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.55%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.27%) XenServer
12 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 63 (17.26%) Nagios
2 39 (10.68%) SolarWinds Orion
3 38 (10.41%) Puppet
4 36 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (8.22%) SCOM
6 24 (6.58%) CiscoWorks
7 23 (6.30%) HP Data Protector
7 23 (6.30%) SCCM
8 22 (6.03%) HP SIM
9 19 (5.21%) Hyperic
10 15 (4.11%) MOM
11 13 (3.56%) WSUS
11 13 (3.56%) CFEngine
12 12 (3.29%) Legato
13 10 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
14 9 (2.47%) OpenView
14 9 (2.47%) Backup Exec
15 8 (2.19%) OPNET
16 7 (1.92%) Cacti
16 7 (1.92%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 184 (50.41%) Cisco
2 134 (36.71%) VMware
3 121 (33.15%) HP
4 77 (21.10%) Citrix
5 72 (19.73%) CheckPoint
6 68 (18.63%) Juniper
7 65 (17.81%) NetApp
8 63 (17.26%) F5
9 61 (16.71%) Riverbed
10 59 (16.16%) Microsoft
11 48 (13.15%) Red Hat
12 30 (8.22%) Symantec
13 27 (7.40%) Mitel
14 24 (6.58%) Splunk
14 24 (6.58%) Oracle
15 19 (5.21%) EMC
16 18 (4.93%) SonicWALL
17 17 (4.66%) ProCurve
17 17 (4.66%) Dell
18 16 (4.38%) Veeam
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + comprehensive bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 80000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ferrari Healy
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + comprehensive bens package
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 13 days ago
Ealing
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Mandara Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus training and development support
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago