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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 429 420 487
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +67
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 220 229 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.55% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 1.14% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 180 206 141
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
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
18122 20030 20103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.18% 48.09% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15301 16901 16244
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +2 18 £58,000 +5.45% 5
Canary Wharf +1 2 £53,750 -14.00%
Croydon - 2 £42,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 - - 1
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 231 (56.20%) Cisco
2 213 (51.82%) Windows
3 180 (43.80%) VMware
4 166 (40.39%) Active Directory
5 163 (39.66%) Cisco Certification
6 156 (37.96%) Firewall
7 146 (35.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 128 (31.14%) CCNP
9 127 (30.90%) HP
9 127 (30.90%) Windows Server
10 123 (29.93%) WAN
11 113 (27.49%) Cisco ASA
12 108 (26.28%) SAN
13 106 (25.79%) Finance
14 100 (24.33%) Linux
15 97 (23.60%) SQL Server
16 92 (22.38%) ITIL
16 92 (22.38%) NetApp
17 88 (21.41%) Wireless
18 85 (20.68%) VPN
19 82 (19.95%) Network Security
20 81 (19.71%) SQL
20 81 (19.71%) Juniper
21 79 (19.22%) Load Balancing
22 78 (18.98%) Windows Server 2008
23 73 (17.76%) Citrix
23 73 (17.76%) LAN
23 73 (17.76%) MS Exchange
24 71 (17.27%) VoIP
24 71 (17.27%) Data Centre

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 73 (17.76%) MS Exchange
2 54 (13.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 33 (8.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (5.84%) SharePoint
7 22 (5.35%) IIS
8 20 (4.87%) Confluence
9 8 (1.95%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.73%) Apache
10 3 (0.73%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.49%) nginx
11 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.24%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.24%) Jetty
12 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (6.57%) MS Office
2 23 (5.60%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.87%) Mimecast
3 12 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (1.22%) Office 365
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.49%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.24%) IaaS
7 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 156 (37.96%) Firewall
2 123 (29.93%) WAN
3 113 (27.49%) Cisco ASA
4 108 (26.28%) SAN
5 88 (21.41%) Wireless
6 85 (20.68%) VPN
7 82 (19.95%) Network Security
8 73 (17.76%) LAN
9 71 (17.27%) VoIP
10 68 (16.55%) MPLS
11 64 (15.57%) BGP
12 62 (15.09%) Cisco Nexus
13 61 (14.84%) OSPF
14 51 (12.41%) DNS
15 50 (12.17%) TCP/IP
16 40 (9.73%) WLAN
17 38 (9.25%) DHCP
17 38 (9.25%) NAS
18 37 (9.00%) VLAN
19 36 (8.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.95%) MySQL
3 23 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.73%) Big Data
9 2 (0.49%) Aerospike
9 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.49%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.49%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.24%) Sybase ASA
Development Applications
1 23 (5.60%) JIRA
2 7 (1.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (1.22%) eggPlant
3 5 (1.22%) LoadRunner
3 5 (1.22%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.24%) AppScan
6 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.24%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.24%) MSI
6 1 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 106 (25.79%) Finance
2 39 (9.49%) Telecoms
3 35 (8.52%) Retail
4 32 (7.79%) Legal
5 27 (6.57%) Banking
6 15 (3.65%) Online Betting
7 14 (3.41%) Law
8 13 (3.16%) Front Office
9 7 (1.70%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.73%) Advertising
11 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) Games
12 1 (0.24%) Marketing
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 135 (32.85%) Network Engineer
2 81 (19.71%) Analyst
3 59 (14.36%) Cisco Engineer
4 50 (12.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 48 (11.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 41 (9.98%) Security Engineer
7 37 (9.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 33 (8.03%) Network Security Engineer
8 33 (8.03%) Server Analyst
9 32 (7.79%) Architect
10 31 (7.54%) Infrastructure Architect
11 24 (5.84%) NOC Engineer
12 22 (5.35%) Designer
12 22 (5.35%) Infrastructure Designer
13 21 (5.11%) Senior Network Engineer
14 19 (4.62%) Support Engineer
15 18 (4.38%) Support Analyst
16 16 (3.89%) Network Analyst
17 14 (3.41%) Operations Engineer
18 13 (3.16%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.43%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.70%) Web Services
3 3 (0.73%) .NET
3 3 (0.73%) ELK Stack
3 3 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (0.73%) XMPP
4 2 (0.49%) JSON
4 2 (0.49%) Middleware
4 2 (0.49%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.24%) COM
5 1 (0.24%) LAMP
5 1 (0.24%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 71 (17.27%) Data Centre
2 59 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (12.41%) Clustering
3 51 (12.41%) Replication
4 20 (4.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 18 (4.38%) Blackberry
6 15 (3.65%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.16%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (2.92%) Hedge funds
9 10 (2.43%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.43%) Statistics
10 7 (1.70%) AS400
10 7 (1.70%) iSeries
11 6 (1.46%) EMC VNX
12 5 (1.22%) HP StoreVirtual
13 4 (0.97%) NHS
14 3 (0.73%) Cybercrime
14 3 (0.73%) iPhone
15 2 (0.49%) Algorithms
15 2 (0.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 213 (51.82%) Windows
2 127 (30.90%) Windows Server
3 100 (24.33%) Linux
4 78 (18.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (14.11%) Unix
6 42 (10.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (3.65%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (2.19%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.46%) Android
11 5 (1.22%) CentOS
12 4 (0.97%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.73%) Solaris
14 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.24%) Debian
15 1 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (22.38%) ITIL
2 79 (19.22%) Load Balancing
3 51 (12.41%) E-Commerce
4 49 (11.92%) High Availability
5 47 (11.44%) Network Monitoring
6 46 (11.19%) Business Continuity
7 41 (9.98%) Requirements Analysis
7 41 (9.98%) Technical Architecture
8 32 (7.79%) WAN Optimisation
9 31 (7.54%) Service Delivery
10 30 (7.30%) Network Management
11 28 (6.81%) Change Management
12 27 (6.57%) Infrastructure Management
13 26 (6.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
13 26 (6.33%) Mentoring
14 23 (5.60%) Incident Management
14 23 (5.60%) ITSM
14 23 (5.60%) Network Design
15 22 (5.35%) Security Management
16 20 (4.87%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 81 (19.71%) SQL
2 46 (11.19%) PowerShell
3 38 (9.25%) C
4 26 (6.33%) Python
5 24 (5.84%) Bash Shell
6 13 (3.16%) Perl
7 12 (2.92%) VBA
8 8 (1.95%) Ruby
8 8 (1.95%) VB
9 6 (1.46%) VBScript
10 3 (0.73%) Java
10 3 (0.73%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.49%) C#
11 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 163 (39.66%) Cisco Certification
2 128 (31.14%) CCNP
3 63 (15.33%) CCNA
4 56 (13.63%) CCIE
5 49 (11.92%) Degree
5 49 (11.92%) Security Cleared
6 38 (9.25%) DV Cleared
7 26 (6.33%) CCSP
7 26 (6.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (5.60%) MCSE
10 10 (2.43%) CCDE
11 9 (2.19%) CCVP
11 9 (2.19%) MCSA
12 8 (1.95%) SC Cleared
13 6 (1.46%) CISSP
13 6 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.97%) VCP4
15 3 (0.73%) MCTS
15 3 (0.73%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.54%) SLA
2 19 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.49%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 166 (40.39%) Active Directory
2 146 (35.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (7.54%) vSphere
4 29 (7.06%) VMware Server
5 26 (6.33%) DFS Replication
6 24 (5.84%) XenApp
7 22 (5.35%) Hyper-V
8 11 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.70%) NFS
10 6 (1.46%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.73%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.49%) Firmware
12 2 (0.49%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.24%) KVM
13 1 (0.24%) Xen
13 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 58 (14.11%) Nagios
2 42 (10.22%) SolarWinds Orion
3 41 (9.98%) Hyperic
4 40 (9.73%) Cacti
5 21 (5.11%) SCOM
6 17 (4.14%) McAfee ePO
7 16 (3.89%) Netcool
8 15 (3.65%) CiscoWorks
9 14 (3.41%) SCCM
10 13 (3.16%) ITRS Geneos
10 13 (3.16%) OpenView
11 11 (2.68%) WSUS
12 10 (2.43%) HP NNM
13 9 (2.19%) ZABBIX
14 8 (1.95%) CA Wily
14 8 (1.95%) OVSD
14 8 (1.95%) Puppet
14 8 (1.95%) Unicenter
15 7 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
15 7 (1.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 231 (56.20%) Cisco
2 180 (43.80%) VMware
3 127 (30.90%) HP
4 92 (22.38%) NetApp
5 81 (19.71%) Juniper
6 73 (17.76%) Citrix
7 67 (16.30%) Oracle
8 62 (15.09%) F5
9 56 (13.63%) Microsoft
10 53 (12.90%) CheckPoint
11 46 (11.19%) Riverbed
12 43 (10.46%) Symantec
13 41 (9.98%) Palo Alto
14 30 (7.30%) ServiceNow
15 29 (7.06%) Mitel
15 29 (7.06%) Splunk
16 26 (6.33%) Red Hat
17 22 (5.35%) Avaya
17 22 (5.35%) Infoblox
18 20 (4.87%) Fortinet
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Latest technologies
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30158.00 - £41218.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £440 - £480 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Reed Technology
Salary: £22.00 - £24.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 Per Annum plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Bonus / Excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 5k on call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits + over time
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + on call + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £44,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago