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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 833 822 788
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -34
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 46 50 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.048% 0.081%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.65% 0.77% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 45 45 88
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £74,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%

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
7107 6459 6190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.74% 6.23% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5732 5081 5012
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 £67,500 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 27 January 2015 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 27 January 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 -3 46 £47,500 -5.00% 6
London +21 32 £46,250 -9.75% 2
City of London +7 11 £45,000 -14.28% 1
South East -40 6 £34,500 -40.00% 3
Surrey -7 4 £32,500 -45.83% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Leeds - 3 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 -
Reigate - 2 £34,500 - 1
East Midlands +21 1 - -
West Midlands -12 1 £33,000 -26.66%
South West - 1 £57,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £57,500 -
Corsham - 1 £57,500 -
Coventry - 1 £33,000 -
Croydon - 1 £32,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £21,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £62,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £21,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £60,000 -
Redhill - 1 £32,500 -

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (92.31%) SolarWinds
2 73 (80.22%) Cisco
3 58 (63.74%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (56.04%) Firewall
5 46 (50.55%) BGP
6 45 (49.45%) OSPF
6 45 (49.45%) CCNP
7 42 (46.15%) Windows
8 40 (43.96%) Cisco ASA
9 36 (39.56%) VPN
10 34 (37.36%) Network Monitoring
11 32 (35.16%) EIGRP
11 32 (35.16%) CheckPoint
12 29 (31.87%) LAN
13 28 (30.77%) WAN
13 28 (30.77%) VMware
14 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
15 26 (28.57%) Cacti
16 24 (26.37%) HP
16 24 (26.37%) MPLS
17 22 (24.18%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (24.18%) Wireshark
18 21 (23.08%) SQL
19 20 (21.98%) CCNA
20 19 (20.88%) TCP/IP
20 19 (20.88%) MS Exchange
20 19 (20.88%) Nagios
20 19 (20.88%) vSphere
21 17 (18.68%) SAN
21 17 (18.68%) Finance

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 19 (20.88%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (8.79%) Apache
4 8 (8.79%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.30%) IIS
7 3 (3.30%) Node.js
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.09%) MS Visio
2 11 (12.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (56.04%) Firewall
2 46 (50.55%) BGP
3 45 (49.45%) OSPF
4 40 (43.96%) Cisco ASA
5 36 (39.56%) VPN
6 32 (35.16%) EIGRP
7 29 (31.87%) LAN
8 28 (30.77%) WAN
9 24 (26.37%) MPLS
10 22 (24.18%) Wireshark
11 19 (20.88%) TCP/IP
12 17 (18.68%) SAN
13 16 (17.58%) DHCP
13 16 (17.58%) VoIP
13 16 (17.58%) FWSM
13 16 (17.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (17.58%) HSRP
14 15 (16.48%) Cisco PIX
15 14 (15.38%) TACACS
15 14 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) Informix
1 7 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 7 (7.69%) MySQL
1 7 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.30%) Redis
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Subversion
1 7 (7.69%) JIRA
1 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (4.40%) Hudson
4 1 (1.10%) Introscope
General
1 17 (18.68%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.69%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Law
4 2 (2.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (36.26%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Analyst
3 11 (12.09%) Network Analyst
4 9 (9.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (9.89%) Support Engineer
4 9 (9.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Consultant
6 5 (5.49%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (5.49%) OSS Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Engineering Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Monitoring Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (5.49%) Middleware
3 3 (3.30%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (3.30%) HTML
4 2 (2.20%) WSH
5 1 (1.10%) WSDL
5 1 (1.10%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.10%) SOAP
5 1 (1.10%) Web Services
5 1 (1.10%) XML
5 1 (1.10%) XSLT
5 1 (1.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Client/Server
1 10 (10.99%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.79%) Clustering
3 7 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (7.69%) IBM XIV
3 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) Derivative
5 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.20%) FMCG
7 1 (1.10%) DataPower
7 1 (1.10%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (46.15%) Windows
2 16 (17.58%) Linux
2 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.59%) Solaris
6 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.20%) UNIX
8 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) Network Monitoring
2 12 (13.19%) Network Load Balancing
3 10 (10.99%) ITIL
4 9 (9.89%) Project Management
4 9 (9.89%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (8.79%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (7.69%) Network Management
6 7 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 7 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.69%) Network Design
7 6 (6.59%) Change Management
7 6 (6.59%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.49%) Performance Management
9 4 (4.40%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.40%) WAN Optimisation
9 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (4.40%) Low Latency
9 4 (4.40%) Information Security
9 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.08%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
3 10 (10.99%) Perl
4 7 (7.69%) PHP
4 7 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 7 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.30%) Java
5 3 (3.30%) VB
5 3 (3.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (63.74%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (49.45%) CCNP
3 20 (21.98%) CCNA
4 17 (18.68%) CCSP
5 15 (16.48%) CCSA
6 13 (14.29%) CCIE
7 12 (13.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (13.19%) Degree
8 10 (10.99%) CCVP
9 9 (9.89%) CISSP
9 9 (9.89%) Check Point Certification
10 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (7.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
12 6 (6.59%) CCIP
13 5 (5.49%) MCSE
13 5 (5.49%) CCSE
14 4 (4.40%) CCDE
15 3 (3.30%) CCA
15 3 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) SLA
2 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (24.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (20.88%) vSphere
3 16 (17.58%) Active Directory
4 10 (10.99%) XenApp
5 7 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 7 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (5.49%) XenDesktop
6 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (28.57%) Cacti
2 19 (20.88%) Nagios
3 16 (17.58%) OpenView
4 15 (16.48%) CiscoWorks
5 7 (7.69%) NetBackup
5 7 (7.69%) Opsview
5 7 (7.69%) Graphite
6 4 (4.40%) SCOM
6 4 (4.40%) ZABBIX
6 4 (4.40%) Backup Exec
6 4 (4.40%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (4.40%) WhatsUp Gold
6 4 (4.40%) Puppet
6 4 (4.40%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (3.30%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (3.30%) OPNET
7 3 (3.30%) Salt
8 2 (2.20%) SCDPM
8 2 (2.20%) Foglight
9 1 (1.10%) WMI
Vendors
1 84 (92.31%) SolarWinds
2 73 (80.22%) Cisco
3 32 (35.16%) CheckPoint
4 28 (30.77%) VMware
5 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
6 24 (26.37%) HP
7 15 (16.48%) Citrix
8 13 (14.29%) Riverbed
9 12 (13.19%) F5
10 8 (8.79%) IBM
10 8 (8.79%) Red Hat
11 7 (7.69%) Veritas
11 7 (7.69%) Juniper
12 5 (5.49%) BMC
12 5 (5.49%) Dell
13 4 (4.40%) CA
13 4 (4.40%) NetApp
13 4 (4.40%) Symantec
13 4 (4.40%) Spiceworks
13 4 (4.40%) SevOne
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