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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 824 837 767
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -70
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 51 41 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.038% 0.096%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 0.62% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 99
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +5.11%

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
7150 6624 6043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.72% 6.21% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5691 5207 4682
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

SolarWinds Orion Salary Histogram in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Top 22 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 4 March 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
England +11 51 £50,000 - 6
London +32 32 £50,000 -4.76% 2
South East -19 10 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Surrey -2 8 £35,000 -36.36%
City of London +8 7 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Reigate - 5 £35,000 -
West Midlands -33 4 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Solihull - 3 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +25 2 - -
Derbyshire +15 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £52,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £60,000 -
Reading - 2 £60,000 -
Derby - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 - 1
Leatherhead +8 1 - -
Corsham - 1 £57,500 -
Coventry - 1 £33,000 -
Redhill - 1 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £57,500 -
South West - 1 £57,500 -

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 84 (87.50%) Cisco
1 84 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 60 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (62.50%) Firewall
3 52 (54.17%) CCNP
4 49 (51.04%) BGP
4 49 (51.04%) Cisco ASA
5 48 (50.00%) OSPF
6 45 (46.88%) Network Monitoring
7 44 (45.83%) Windows
8 41 (42.71%) VPN
9 39 (40.63%) CheckPoint
10 36 (37.50%) EIGRP
11 33 (34.38%) LAN
12 32 (33.33%) HP
13 30 (31.25%) Microsoft
14 26 (27.08%) VMware
14 26 (27.08%) Wireshark
15 25 (26.04%) Cacti
16 24 (25.00%) Linux
17 23 (23.96%) CCIE
17 23 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (22.92%) WAN
18 22 (22.92%) Cisco Nexus
19 20 (20.83%) Degree
20 19 (19.79%) DNS
20 19 (19.79%) OpenView
20 19 (19.79%) MPLS
20 19 (19.79%) SAN
21 18 (18.75%) DHCP

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 14 (14.58%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.33%) Apache
2 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.13%) IIS
5 3 (3.13%) Node.js
6 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 17 (17.71%) MS Visio
2 14 (14.58%) MS Excel
3 12 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 60 (62.50%) Firewall
2 49 (51.04%) BGP
2 49 (51.04%) Cisco ASA
3 48 (50.00%) OSPF
4 41 (42.71%) VPN
5 36 (37.50%) EIGRP
6 33 (34.38%) LAN
7 26 (27.08%) Wireshark
8 22 (22.92%) WAN
8 22 (22.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (19.79%) DNS
9 19 (19.79%) MPLS
9 19 (19.79%) SAN
10 18 (18.75%) DHCP
11 16 (16.67%) FWSM
11 16 (16.67%) Internet
11 16 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 16 (16.67%) VoIP
11 16 (16.67%) HSRP
12 15 (15.63%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) RDBMS
1 7 (7.29%) Informix
1 7 (7.29%) MySQL
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
1 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.13%) Redis
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Subversion
1 7 (7.29%) JIRA
1 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.17%) Hudson
2 4 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.04%) Introscope
General
1 14 (14.58%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.29%) Games
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Law
4 2 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 19 (19.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (15.63%) Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Network Analyst
5 9 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Consultant
6 6 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Monitoring Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) OSS Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Engineering Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.13%) Network Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Communications Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (5.21%) Middleware
3 3 (3.13%) HTML
3 3 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.04%) SOAP
4 1 (1.04%) Web Services
4 1 (1.04%) XML
4 1 (1.04%) XSLT
4 1 (1.04%) WSDL
4 1 (1.04%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.04%) REST
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.46%) Client/Server
3 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (7.29%) IBM XIV
4 6 (6.25%) Clustering
5 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.21%) Derivative
5 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.17%) Statistics
6 4 (4.17%) iDTV
7 3 (3.13%) FMCG
8 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.04%) CESG
9 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.04%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.04%) DataPower
9 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (45.83%) Windows
2 24 (25.00%) Linux
3 11 (11.46%) Solaris
3 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.08%) UNIX
7 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.88%) Network Monitoring
2 17 (17.71%) Network Design
3 12 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 12 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 12 (12.50%) Project Management
4 10 (10.42%) ITIL
5 9 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (7.29%) Network Management
7 6 (6.25%) Change Management
8 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.21%) Information Security
8 5 (5.21%) Performance Management
8 5 (5.21%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (5.21%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.17%) Low Latency
9 4 (4.17%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.17%) Line Management
9 4 (4.17%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.67%) SQL
2 10 (10.42%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.42%) Perl
3 7 (7.29%) PHP
3 7 (7.29%) Shell Script
3 7 (7.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.13%) VB
4 3 (3.13%) Java
4 3 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (54.17%) CCNP
3 23 (23.96%) CCIE
4 20 (20.83%) Degree
5 17 (17.71%) CCSP
5 17 (17.71%) CCSA
6 12 (12.50%) CCNA
7 11 (11.46%) CCIP
8 10 (10.42%) CCVP
8 10 (10.42%) CISSP
9 9 (9.38%) Check Point Certification
10 8 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (7.29%) CCSE
11 7 (7.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
13 4 (4.17%) CCDE
14 3 (3.13%) MCSE
15 2 (2.08%) CISMP
16 1 (1.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (17.71%) vSphere
3 12 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (9.38%) Terminal Services
5 7 (7.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (4.17%) XenApp
7 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.04%) Firmware
8 1 (1.04%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (26.04%) Cacti
2 19 (19.79%) OpenView
3 17 (17.71%) Nagios
4 15 (15.63%) CiscoWorks
5 7 (7.29%) NetBackup
5 7 (7.29%) Opsview
5 7 (7.29%) Graphite
6 5 (5.21%) Backup Exec
6 5 (5.21%) ZABBIX
6 5 (5.21%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (4.17%) SCOM
7 4 (4.17%) Puppet
7 4 (4.17%) OPNET
8 3 (3.13%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (3.13%) Salt
9 2 (2.08%) SCDPM
9 2 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (1.04%) OVPM
10 1 (1.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (87.50%) Cisco
1 84 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 39 (40.63%) CheckPoint
3 32 (33.33%) HP
4 30 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 26 (27.08%) VMware
6 13 (13.54%) Citrix
6 13 (13.54%) F5
7 12 (12.50%) Juniper
8 10 (10.42%) Riverbed
8 10 (10.42%) Red Hat
9 8 (8.33%) IBM
10 7 (7.29%) Veritas
11 6 (6.25%) Dell
12 5 (5.21%) NetApp
12 5 (5.21%) Spiceworks
12 5 (5.21%) SevOne
13 4 (4.17%) Splunk
13 4 (4.17%) Tufin
13 4 (4.17%) CA
East London
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + £5K on call + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago