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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 409 507 474
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -33
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 234 152 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 0.66% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 209 141 131
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
20815 22990 21624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.76% 46.70% 47.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17446 18890 17873
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +30 48 £55,000 +5.76% 4
Canary Wharf +7 4 £62,500 +47.05%
Croydon +13 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £27,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £45,000 -
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 312 (67.53%) Cisco
2 227 (49.13%) Windows
3 199 (43.07%) Firewall
4 187 (40.48%) Cisco Certification
5 172 (37.23%) WAN
6 161 (34.85%) LAN
7 154 (33.33%) VMware
8 153 (33.12%) Finance
9 150 (32.47%) VPN
10 135 (29.22%) Linux
10 135 (29.22%) BGP
11 134 (29.00%) Wireless
12 131 (28.35%) CCNA
12 131 (28.35%) HP
13 123 (26.62%) Cisco ASA
14 117 (25.32%) Microsoft
15 114 (24.68%) CheckPoint
16 112 (24.24%) Active Directory
17 109 (23.59%) Load Balancing
18 104 (22.51%) VMware Infrastructure
18 104 (22.51%) Windows Server 2008
19 102 (22.08%) MPLS
20 98 (21.21%) CCNP
21 97 (21.00%) TCP/IP
21 97 (21.00%) ITIL
22 91 (19.70%) OSPF
23 89 (19.26%) SAN
23 89 (19.26%) F5
24 84 (18.18%) EIGRP
25 77 (16.67%) MS Exchange

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 77 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 35 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (4.55%) Lync
5 16 (3.46%) Tomcat
6 14 (3.03%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.60%) Apache
7 12 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.95%) IIS
9 8 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.30%) JBoss
11 5 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.08%) nginx
12 3 (0.65%) Confluence
12 3 (0.65%) Jetty
12 3 (0.65%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 49 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.19%) MS Office
3 13 (2.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.08%) AWD
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.60%) Office 365
2 8 (1.73%) GitHub
2 8 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.87%) IaaS
3 4 (0.87%) Google Drive
4 3 (0.65%) Sumo Logic
4 3 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.43%) SaaS
5 2 (0.43%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 199 (43.07%) Firewall
2 172 (37.23%) WAN
3 161 (34.85%) LAN
4 150 (32.47%) VPN
5 135 (29.22%) BGP
6 134 (29.00%) Wireless
7 123 (26.62%) Cisco ASA
8 102 (22.08%) MPLS
9 97 (21.00%) TCP/IP
10 91 (19.70%) OSPF
11 89 (19.26%) SAN
12 84 (18.18%) EIGRP
13 74 (16.02%) VoIP
14 73 (15.80%) Cisco Nexus
15 69 (14.94%) Network Security
16 65 (14.07%) DNS
17 63 (13.64%) HSRP
18 58 (12.55%) Wireshark
19 53 (11.47%) Internet
19 53 (11.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (8.01%) MySQL
2 35 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.65%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.65%) Redis
5 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.65%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.43%) Subversion
5 2 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 153 (33.12%) Finance
2 49 (10.61%) Advertising
3 48 (10.39%) Law
4 37 (8.01%) Banking
5 24 (5.19%) Legal
6 21 (4.55%) Marketing
7 15 (3.25%) Retail
7 15 (3.25%) Publishing
8 12 (2.60%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.38%) Investment Banking
10 10 (2.16%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.30%) Spanish Language
11 6 (1.30%) Mandarin Language
11 6 (1.30%) French Language
11 6 (1.30%) Front Office
12 5 (1.08%) Back Office
13 4 (0.87%) Games
14 1 (0.22%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.22%) Lithuanian Language
14 1 (0.22%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 157 (33.98%) Network Engineer
2 67 (14.50%) Analyst
3 59 (12.77%) Support Engineer
4 31 (6.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 30 (6.49%) Network Analyst
5 30 (6.49%) Network Support
5 30 (6.49%) Architect
6 29 (6.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 29 (6.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 28 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 26 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
8 26 (5.63%) Network Support Engineer
9 23 (4.98%) Administrator
10 20 (4.33%) Consultant
11 18 (3.90%) Network Consultant
11 18 (3.90%) Network Architect
12 17 (3.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 17 (3.68%) Linux Administrator
12 17 (3.68%) Server Analyst
13 16 (3.46%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.95%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (1.73%) SAML
3 7 (1.52%) XML
3 7 (1.52%) XMPP
4 4 (0.87%) Memcached
5 3 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (0.65%) AppFabric
5 3 (0.65%) HTML
6 1 (0.22%) COM
6 1 (0.22%) LAMP
6 1 (0.22%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.63%) Replication
2 24 (5.19%) Hedge funds
3 23 (4.98%) Clustering
4 19 (4.11%) Digital Media
5 18 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
6 17 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.81%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.60%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.16%) Statistics
9 10 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (1.73%) Derivative
11 7 (1.52%) iPad
12 6 (1.30%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.30%) Equities
12 6 (1.30%) CLARiiON
12 6 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.08%) CMDB
13 5 (1.08%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 227 (49.13%) Windows
2 135 (29.22%) Linux
3 104 (22.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (8.44%) UNIX
7 37 (8.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (7.58%) Solaris
9 30 (6.49%) Windows 7
10 14 (3.03%) Ubuntu
11 13 (2.81%) Fedora
12 12 (2.60%) CentOS
13 10 (2.16%) Windows Vista
13 10 (2.16%) Windows XP
14 9 (1.95%) Windows 2000
15 8 (1.73%) Android
16 7 (1.52%) Apple iOS
16 7 (1.52%) Windows 8
17 5 (1.08%) SUSE
17 5 (1.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (23.59%) Load Balancing
2 97 (21.00%) ITIL
3 63 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
4 56 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 38 (8.23%) Incident Management
5 38 (8.23%) Network Management
6 33 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
6 33 (7.14%) Migration
7 31 (6.71%) Change Control
8 30 (6.49%) Project Management
9 28 (6.06%) Change Management
10 24 (5.19%) Service Management
10 24 (5.19%) DevOps
11 23 (4.98%) Low Latency
12 21 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
12 21 (4.55%) CRM
13 19 (4.11%) Problem Management
14 18 (3.90%) Network Design
14 18 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
15 17 (3.68%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 64 (13.85%) SQL
2 55 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 44 (9.52%) Perl
4 31 (6.71%) Python
5 23 (4.98%) Bash Shell
6 16 (3.46%) Ruby
7 8 (1.73%) Korn
7 8 (1.73%) Shell Script
8 7 (1.52%) C
9 6 (1.30%) Java
9 6 (1.30%) Bourne shell
10 4 (0.87%) PHP
11 3 (0.65%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 187 (40.48%) Cisco Certification
2 131 (28.35%) CCNA
3 98 (21.21%) CCNP
4 45 (9.74%) Degree
5 32 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (6.28%) MCSE
7 20 (4.33%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (4.11%) CCIE
9 12 (2.60%) Security Cleared
10 11 (2.38%) DV Cleared
11 10 (2.16%) MCITP
12 9 (1.95%) CCSA
12 9 (1.95%) CCVP
13 7 (1.52%) CISSP
13 7 (1.52%) CCSP
14 6 (1.30%) Check Point Certification
15 3 (0.65%) CCIP
15 3 (0.65%) RHCE
16 2 (0.43%) MCP
16 2 (0.43%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.17%) SLA
2 27 (5.84%) PCI DSS
3 22 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 112 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 104 (22.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 24 (5.19%) vSphere
5 22 (4.76%) VMware ESX
6 19 (4.11%) VMware Server
7 18 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (3.68%) DFS Replication
9 9 (1.95%) Firmware
9 9 (1.95%) Terminal Server
10 7 (1.52%) XenApp
11 6 (1.30%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.65%) NFS
12 3 (0.65%) Xen
12 3 (0.65%) Varnish
13 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.22%) Snort
14 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 72 (15.58%) Nagios
2 51 (11.04%) CiscoWorks
3 47 (10.17%) SCOM
4 42 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
5 38 (8.23%) Cisco Prime
6 31 (6.71%) Puppet
6 31 (6.71%) Cisco CUCM
7 26 (5.63%) HP SIM
8 24 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
9 23 (4.98%) HP Data Protector
10 22 (4.76%) SCCM
11 21 (4.55%) Legato
12 17 (3.68%) OPNET
13 16 (3.46%) MOM
13 16 (3.46%) OpenView
14 12 (2.60%) Cisco UCCX
14 12 (2.60%) Backup Exec
14 12 (2.60%) ZABBIX
14 12 (2.60%) Cisco LMS
14 12 (2.60%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 312 (67.53%) Cisco
2 154 (33.33%) VMware
3 131 (28.35%) HP
4 117 (25.32%) Microsoft
5 114 (24.68%) CheckPoint
6 89 (19.26%) F5
7 72 (15.58%) Citrix
8 62 (13.42%) Juniper
9 59 (12.77%) Riverbed
10 54 (11.69%) Red Hat
11 45 (9.74%) NetApp
12 40 (8.66%) Dell
13 34 (7.36%) EMC
14 26 (5.63%) McAfee
15 25 (5.41%) Symantec
15 25 (5.41%) ProCurve
16 20 (4.33%) Fortinet
17 18 (3.90%) ServiceNow
17 18 (3.90%) Oracle
18 17 (3.68%) Veeam
London
HFG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £DOE + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + on call + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago