The table below looks at the statistics for SolarWinds Orion skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 847 875 830
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -45
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 55 63 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.053% 0.050%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 0.85% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 39
Average salary £60,000 £47,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £59,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7744 7437 6986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.00% 6.30% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6141 5994 5612
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

SolarWinds Orion
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SolarWinds Orion Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion within the UK.

SolarWinds Orion Salary Trend in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

SolarWinds Orion Salary Histogram in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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
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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
England +20 54 £60,000 +23.71% 8
London +37 32 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South East +20 12 £50,000 +11.11% 4
City of London +36 8 £65,000 +39.78% 1
Surrey +14 8 £55,000 +27.90% 1
East of England 0 5 £33,826 -10.09%
Essex +2 4 £33,826 +1.99%
Chelmsford -4 4 £33,826 +1.99%
Leeds +3 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire +2 3 - - 1
Yorkshire 0 3 - - 1
Reigate - 3 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £43,750 - 3
Derbyshire - 2 £38,750 - 2
Berkshire - 2 £41,250 -
Derby - 2 £38,750 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £38,750 - 2
Scotland 0 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £35,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £42,500 - 3
Luton - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £37,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Buckingham - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £45,000 -

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SolarWinds Orion 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 Orion.

1 96 (84.21%) Cisco
2 83 (72.81%) SolarWinds
3 75 (65.79%) Firewall
4 61 (53.51%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (49.12%) Windows
5 56 (49.12%) Cisco ASA
6 50 (43.86%) Network Monitoring
7 47 (41.23%) CCNP
8 45 (39.47%) HP
9 44 (38.60%) BGP
10 43 (37.72%) CheckPoint
10 43 (37.72%) Microsoft
10 43 (37.72%) LAN
11 42 (36.84%) OSPF
12 41 (35.96%) Linux
13 40 (35.09%) DNS
14 39 (34.21%) VPN
15 37 (32.46%) Degree
16 36 (31.58%) Network Design
17 35 (30.70%) CCIE
17 35 (30.70%) WAN
18 33 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
19 31 (27.19%) TCP/IP
20 29 (25.44%) VMware
21 27 (23.68%) F5
21 27 (23.68%) MPLS
22 26 (22.81%) MS Excel
22 26 (22.81%) Computer Science
23 25 (21.93%) Juniper
23 25 (21.93%) Telecoms

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SolarWinds Orion 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 Orion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.51%) IIS
4 3 (2.63%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.75%) Lync
5 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.88%) Apache
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (22.81%) MS Excel
2 24 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 24 (21.05%) MS Office
3 2 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 75 (65.79%) Firewall
2 56 (49.12%) Cisco ASA
3 44 (38.60%) BGP
4 43 (37.72%) LAN
5 42 (36.84%) OSPF
6 40 (35.09%) DNS
7 39 (34.21%) VPN
8 35 (30.70%) WAN
9 33 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 31 (27.19%) TCP/IP
11 27 (23.68%) MPLS
12 24 (21.05%) Wireshark
13 20 (17.54%) VPLS
13 20 (17.54%) Wireless
13 20 (17.54%) EIGRP
14 19 (16.67%) VoIP
14 19 (16.67%) DHCP
15 18 (15.79%) Multicast
16 15 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (13.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.63%) Redis
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.88%) GCC
General
1 25 (21.93%) Telecoms
2 14 (12.28%) Finance
3 5 (4.39%) Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Retail
5 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.75%) Publishing
7 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.88%) Automotive
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (49.12%) Network Engineer
2 29 (25.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (10.53%) Analyst
4 10 (8.77%) Operations Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (4.39%) Operations Manager
5 5 (4.39%) Communications Engineer
6 4 (3.51%) Administrator
6 4 (3.51%) Network Analyst
6 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (3.51%) Support Engineer
6 4 (3.51%) Senior Communications Engineer
7 3 (2.63%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 3 (2.63%) OSS Engineer
7 3 (2.63%) Junior
7 3 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (2.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (2.63%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (2.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (2.63%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.77%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (2.63%) Memcached
2 3 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (2.63%) AppFabric
3 1 (0.88%) HTML
3 1 (0.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.81%) Computer Science
2 17 (14.91%) Data Centre
3 11 (9.65%) PKI
4 10 (8.77%) Client/Server
5 8 (7.02%) Hedge funds
6 7 (6.14%) Statistics
7 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.39%) CESG
8 4 (3.51%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (3.51%) iDTV
8 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.63%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.63%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.63%) Derivative
10 2 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.75%) AS400
10 2 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 56 (49.12%) Windows
2 41 (35.96%) Linux
3 20 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (16.67%) Solaris
5 12 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.02%) UNIX
7 6 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.51%) AIX
9 4 (3.51%) OS/400
10 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.86%) Network Monitoring
2 36 (31.58%) Network Design
3 21 (18.42%) Load Balancing
4 19 (16.67%) ITIL
5 13 (11.40%) Change Control
6 11 (9.65%) WAN Optimisation
7 10 (8.77%) Electronic Trading
8 9 (7.89%) Project Management
9 8 (7.02%) Network Management
9 8 (7.02%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.14%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (6.14%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (6.14%) Network Load Balancing
11 6 (5.26%) Change Management
11 6 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
12 5 (4.39%) DevOps
12 5 (4.39%) Service Management
12 5 (4.39%) Capacity Management
13 4 (3.51%) Incident Management
13 4 (3.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.77%) Java
1 10 (8.77%) Perl
2 9 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 7 (6.14%) SQL
4 4 (3.51%) Python
4 4 (3.51%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (53.51%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (41.23%) CCNP
3 37 (32.46%) Degree
4 35 (30.70%) CCIE
5 18 (15.79%) CCIP
6 9 (7.89%) CCNA
6 9 (7.89%) CCSA
7 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (5.26%) CCSE
9 4 (3.51%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (3.51%) MCP
9 4 (3.51%) MCSE
9 4 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.51%) MCTS
9 4 (3.51%) MCITP
10 3 (2.63%) CCSP
10 3 (2.63%) CCDA
10 3 (2.63%) CCVP
11 2 (1.75%) CCDP
11 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.65%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (6.14%) Terminal Services
5 5 (4.39%) vSphere
6 4 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.63%) XenApp
8 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (19.30%) OpenView
2 21 (18.42%) Cacti
3 11 (9.65%) Nagios
4 10 (8.77%) Puppet
4 10 (8.77%) CFEngine
4 10 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (5.26%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (2.63%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.75%) OPNET
8 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.88%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 96 (84.21%) Cisco
2 83 (72.81%) SolarWinds
3 45 (39.47%) HP
4 43 (37.72%) Microsoft
4 43 (37.72%) CheckPoint
5 29 (25.44%) VMware
6 27 (23.68%) F5
7 25 (21.93%) Juniper
8 19 (16.67%) Citrix
9 17 (14.91%) NetApp
10 16 (14.04%) Splunk
11 13 (11.40%) Red Hat
12 11 (9.65%) Riverbed
13 5 (4.39%) NetScout
14 4 (3.51%) Infoblox
14 4 (3.51%) Tufin
14 4 (3.51%) Brocade
15 3 (2.63%) Radianz
15 3 (2.63%) Websense
15 3 (2.63%) Reuters
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby
University of Derby
Salary: Up to £39,083 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 15 days ago