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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 848 849 810
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -39
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 47 37 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.034% 0.061%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.61% 0.57% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 69
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £32,178
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.14% +2.94%

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
7748 6507 6580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.80% 6.01% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6166 5243 5334
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 October 2014 within the UK.

SolarWinds Orion Salary Histogram in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 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 20 October 2014. 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 -5 46 £42,500 -1.16% 1
South East +14 18 £37,500 +15.38%
London +1 13 £42,500 -1.16%
Surrey +6 11 £37,500 +15.38%
East of England - 7 £40,000 -
Reigate -25 5 £37,500 +11.11%
Kent - 5 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -31 4 £55,000 +4.76%
West Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £40,000 -
Ipswich - 4 £40,000 -
Leeds - 4 £55,000 -
City of London +6 3 £40,000 -23.80%
Essex - 3 £40,500 -
Leatherhead - 3 £37,500 -
Warwickshire +2 2 £43,750 +25.00%
West Midlands -31 2 £43,750 -2.77%
West Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £50,000 -
Crawley - 2 £47,500 -
Harlow - 2 £40,500 -
Hayes - 2 £51,500 -
South West -21 1 £60,000 - 1
Wales - 1 £60,000 - 1
South Wales - 1 £60,000 - 1
North West - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Cardiff - 1 £60,000 - 1
Corsham - 1 £60,000 - 1
Kenilworth - 1 £42,500 -

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 97 (90.65%) SolarWinds
2 84 (78.50%) Cisco
3 56 (52.34%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (47.66%) Windows
5 50 (46.73%) WAN
6 47 (43.93%) Firewall
7 41 (38.32%) HP
8 39 (36.45%) CCNP
8 39 (36.45%) BGP
8 39 (36.45%) VMware
9 35 (32.71%) VPN
10 34 (31.78%) MPLS
11 33 (30.84%) LAN
12 32 (29.91%) Cacti
12 32 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 31 (28.97%) Citrix
14 29 (27.10%) CCNA
14 29 (27.10%) OpenView
14 29 (27.10%) ITIL
14 29 (27.10%) OSPF
14 29 (27.10%) Security Cleared
15 27 (25.23%) Microsoft
16 26 (24.30%) Nagios
16 26 (24.30%) Cisco ASA
16 26 (24.30%) Riverbed
17 25 (23.36%) Juniper
17 25 (23.36%) Network Monitoring
18 24 (22.43%) Internet
18 24 (22.43%) SQL
18 24 (22.43%) MS Exchange

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 24 (22.43%) MS Exchange
2 20 (18.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.41%) Lync
4 7 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.54%) Apache
4 7 (6.54%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.80%) IIS
7 3 (2.80%) SAS
7 3 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (11.21%) MS Office
2 11 (10.28%) MS Visio
3 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (46.73%) WAN
2 47 (43.93%) Firewall
3 39 (36.45%) BGP
4 35 (32.71%) VPN
5 34 (31.78%) MPLS
6 33 (30.84%) LAN
7 29 (27.10%) OSPF
8 26 (24.30%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (22.43%) Internet
10 23 (21.50%) VoIP
11 22 (20.56%) TACACS
12 20 (18.69%) Network Security
13 18 (16.82%) Wireshark
13 18 (16.82%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (16.82%) Cisco PIX
13 18 (16.82%) EIGRP
14 16 (14.95%) SAN
14 16 (14.95%) VLAN
15 15 (14.02%) IPsec
16 11 (10.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.54%) Informix
1 7 (6.54%) RDBMS
1 7 (6.54%) MySQL
1 7 (6.54%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Subversion
1 7 (6.54%) JIRA
1 7 (6.54%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.54%) Hudson
1 7 (6.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (10.28%) Games
2 8 (7.48%) Finance
3 6 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (29.91%) Network Engineer
2 13 (12.15%) Consultant
2 13 (12.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (8.41%) Support Engineer
3 9 (8.41%) Analyst
3 9 (8.41%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (8.41%) Security Engineer
4 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (7.48%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (6.54%) Engineering Manager
5 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
6 6 (5.61%) Performance Consultant
6 6 (5.61%) Applications Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Technical Support
7 5 (4.67%) Network Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) HTML
2 7 (6.54%) Middleware
2 7 (6.54%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (3.74%) COM
4 2 (1.87%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.02%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.48%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.54%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (6.54%) IBM XIV
4 6 (5.61%) User Experience
5 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.74%) Handset
5 4 (3.74%) Clustering
6 3 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.87%) CESG
8 1 (0.93%) PKI
8 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.93%) CMDB
8 1 (0.93%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.66%) Windows
2 23 (21.50%) Linux
3 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.54%) Solaris
6 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.87%) UNIX
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.10%) ITIL
2 25 (23.36%) Network Monitoring
3 20 (18.69%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (14.95%) Capacity Management
5 15 (14.02%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (12.15%) Performance Management
6 13 (12.15%) Service Delivery
7 12 (11.21%) Project Management
7 12 (11.21%) Line Management
8 11 (10.28%) Service Management
8 11 (10.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (10.28%) Data Analysis
8 11 (10.28%) Project Planning
9 8 (7.48%) WAN Optimisation
10 7 (6.54%) Change Control
10 7 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.54%) Network Architecture
10 7 (6.54%) Load Balancing
10 7 (6.54%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (6.54%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.43%) SQL
2 18 (16.82%) Perl
3 16 (14.95%) PowerShell
4 11 (10.28%) Java
4 11 (10.28%) VB
4 11 (10.28%) Python
5 7 (6.54%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.54%) PHP
5 7 (6.54%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.80%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (52.34%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (36.45%) CCNP
3 29 (27.10%) CCNA
3 29 (27.10%) Security Cleared
4 21 (19.63%) Degree
5 14 (13.08%) SC Cleared
5 14 (13.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (10.28%) CISSP
6 11 (10.28%) CCSP
7 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (8.41%) CCIE
9 8 (7.48%) MCSE
9 8 (7.48%) CCSA
10 7 (6.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (6.54%) CCDE
11 5 (4.67%) CCSE
12 4 (3.74%) JNCIA
13 3 (2.80%) CCVP
13 3 (2.80%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (2.80%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (19.63%) Active Directory
3 17 (15.89%) vSphere
4 12 (11.21%) Terminal Services
5 9 (8.41%) XenApp
6 7 (6.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (4.67%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.80%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (29.91%) Cacti
2 29 (27.10%) OpenView
3 26 (24.30%) Nagios
4 11 (10.28%) CiscoWorks
4 11 (10.28%) OPNET
4 11 (10.28%) CA Spectrum
5 10 (9.35%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (6.54%) Puppet
6 7 (6.54%) Opsview
6 7 (6.54%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.80%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.87%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (1.87%) Foglight
8 2 (1.87%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.87%) WSUS
8 2 (1.87%) SCOM
9 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.93%) OVPM
9 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 97 (90.65%) SolarWinds
2 84 (78.50%) Cisco
3 41 (38.32%) HP
4 39 (36.45%) VMware
5 31 (28.97%) Citrix
6 27 (25.23%) Microsoft
7 26 (24.30%) Riverbed
8 25 (23.36%) Juniper
9 22 (20.56%) CheckPoint
10 20 (18.69%) F5
11 12 (11.21%) Aruba
12 11 (10.28%) CA
13 10 (9.35%) NetApp
13 10 (9.35%) Splunk
14 9 (8.41%) Compuware
15 8 (7.48%) Symantec
15 8 (7.48%) BMC
15 8 (7.48%) NetScout
15 8 (7.48%) Mitel
16 7 (6.54%) Veritas
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Negotiable + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable, Car, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago