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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 856 854 808
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -46
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 39 45 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.041% 0.074%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.66% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 83
Average salary £43,750 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.79% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £39,500 £36,557
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%

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
7598 6807 6591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.77% 6.21% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6136 5363 5444
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 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 18 December 2014 within the UK.

SolarWinds Orion Salary Histogram in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Top 24 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 18 December 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
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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 +1 38 £42,500 -12.37% 2
London +19 24 £42,500 -15.00% 1
City of London +20 6 £42,500 -19.04% 1
South East +4 5 £37,500 -34.78%
Yorkshire - 5 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Leeds - 4 £55,000 -
Surrey -4 3 £35,000 -41.66%
Wiltshire - 2 £58,750 - 1
Corsham - 2 £58,750 -
Reigate - 2 £36,250 -
South West - 2 £58,750 - 1
Wales - 1 £60,000 -
South Wales - 1 £60,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £21,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £62,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £21,000 -
Crawley - 1 £47,500 -
Croydon - 1 £32,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 1 - -

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 82 (94.25%) SolarWinds
2 66 (75.86%) Cisco
3 53 (60.92%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (50.57%) BGP
5 39 (44.83%) Firewall
5 39 (44.83%) CCNP
5 39 (44.83%) Windows
6 37 (42.53%) OSPF
7 35 (40.23%) WAN
8 33 (37.93%) VPN
9 30 (34.48%) EIGRP
9 30 (34.48%) Network Monitoring
10 28 (32.18%) MPLS
11 27 (31.03%) CheckPoint
11 27 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
12 26 (29.89%) Cacti
12 26 (29.89%) VMware
13 25 (28.74%) LAN
13 25 (28.74%) HP
14 23 (26.44%) CCNA
14 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
15 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (21.84%) SQL
16 19 (21.84%) Nagios
17 18 (20.69%) MS Exchange
17 18 (20.69%) Wireshark
18 17 (19.54%) Citrix
18 17 (19.54%) TACACS
19 16 (18.39%) SAN
19 16 (18.39%) CCSP

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 18 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (9.20%) Apache
3 8 (9.20%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.45%) IIS
6 3 (3.45%) Node.js
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) MS Office
2 11 (12.64%) MS Visio
3 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (50.57%) BGP
2 39 (44.83%) Firewall
3 37 (42.53%) OSPF
4 35 (40.23%) WAN
5 33 (37.93%) VPN
6 30 (34.48%) EIGRP
7 28 (32.18%) MPLS
8 27 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (28.74%) LAN
10 18 (20.69%) Wireshark
11 17 (19.54%) TACACS
12 16 (18.39%) SAN
13 15 (17.24%) Internet
13 15 (17.24%) IPsec
13 15 (17.24%) TCP/IP
13 15 (17.24%) VLAN
13 15 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (16.09%) DMVPN
14 14 (16.09%) Cisco PIX
15 13 (14.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) Informix
1 7 (8.05%) RDBMS
1 7 (8.05%) MySQL
1 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.45%) Redis
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Subversion
1 7 (8.05%) JIRA
1 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
1 7 (8.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.60%) Hudson
3 3 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.15%) Introscope
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Games
3 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) Network Engineer
2 14 (16.09%) Analyst
3 10 (11.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (10.34%) Network Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Consultant
5 7 (8.05%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Engineering Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Monitoring Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (5.75%) Middleware
3 4 (4.60%) HTML
4 3 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.30%) WSH
6 1 (1.15%) WSDL
6 1 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.15%) SOAP
6 1 (1.15%) Web Services
6 1 (1.15%) XML
6 1 (1.15%) XSLT
6 1 (1.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Clustering
1 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (8.05%) IBM XIV
2 7 (8.05%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.75%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience
5 2 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.15%) FMCG
6 1 (1.15%) DataPower
6 1 (1.15%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.15%) Handset
6 1 (1.15%) PKI
6 1 (1.15%) Derivative
6 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.83%) Windows
2 15 (17.24%) Linux
2 15 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.75%) Solaris
6 3 (3.45%) UNIX
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.48%) Network Monitoring
2 15 (17.24%) ITIL
3 12 (13.79%) Project Management
3 12 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (11.49%) Network Load Balancing
5 9 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (9.20%) WAN Optimisation
6 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.05%) Load Balancing
7 7 (8.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (6.90%) Capacity Management
8 6 (6.90%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.90%) Change Management
9 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.75%) Network Management
9 5 (5.75%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (5.75%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (4.60%) Line Management
10 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.84%) SQL
2 12 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 11 (12.64%) Perl
4 7 (8.05%) PHP
4 7 (8.05%) Bash Shell
4 7 (8.05%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.60%) Java
5 4 (4.60%) VB
5 4 (4.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (60.92%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (44.83%) CCNP
3 23 (26.44%) CCNA
4 16 (18.39%) CCSP
5 13 (14.94%) CCSA
6 12 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (12.64%) Degree
8 10 (11.49%) CCIE
9 9 (10.34%) CCVP
9 9 (10.34%) CISSP
9 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
10 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (9.20%) Check Point Certification
11 7 (8.05%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (5.75%) MCSE
13 4 (4.60%) CCSE
13 4 (4.60%) CCDE
14 3 (3.45%) CCA
14 3 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (2.30%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (18.39%) vSphere
3 15 (17.24%) Active Directory
4 10 (11.49%) XenApp
5 7 (8.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (6.90%) Terminal Services
7 5 (5.75%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.45%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (29.89%) Cacti
2 19 (21.84%) Nagios
3 16 (18.39%) OpenView
4 14 (16.09%) CiscoWorks
5 8 (9.20%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (8.05%) Opsview
6 7 (8.05%) Graphite
6 7 (8.05%) NetBackup
7 4 (4.60%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (4.60%) SCOM
7 4 (4.60%) OPNET
7 4 (4.60%) Puppet
7 4 (4.60%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (3.45%) Salt
8 3 (3.45%) ZABBIX
8 3 (3.45%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (3.45%) Backup Exec
9 2 (2.30%) Foglight
9 2 (2.30%) SCDPM
10 1 (1.15%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 82 (94.25%) SolarWinds
2 66 (75.86%) Cisco
3 27 (31.03%) CheckPoint
4 26 (29.89%) VMware
5 25 (28.74%) HP
6 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
7 17 (19.54%) Citrix
8 16 (18.39%) Riverbed
9 13 (14.94%) F5
10 9 (10.34%) Juniper
11 8 (9.20%) IBM
11 8 (9.20%) Red Hat
12 7 (8.05%) Veritas
13 6 (6.90%) BMC
14 5 (5.75%) CA
14 5 (5.75%) Dell
14 5 (5.75%) Compuware
14 5 (5.75%) Aruba
15 4 (4.60%) Splunk
15 4 (4.60%) NetScout
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 17 days ago