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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 840 811 799
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -12
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 54 69 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.064% 0.088%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.74% 1.03% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 97
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,030 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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
7333 6699 6417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.40% 6.20% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5838 5437 5216
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 August 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 27 August 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 -66 54 £40,500 -4.70% 4
East of England - 19 £40,000 -
London -25 11 £50,000 +7.52% 2
Cumbria - 9 - -
North West - 9 - -
South East -33 8 £35,000 - 2
Suffolk - 8 £40,000 -
Ipswich - 8 £40,000 -
Essex - 7 £33,163 -
Surrey -9 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Barrow-in-Furness - 5 - -
Chelmsford - 4 £33,163 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £41,250 -
City of London +2 3 £44,000 -5.37%
West Midlands -4 3 £42,500 -
South West -14 3 £60,000 +37.14%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £60,000 -
Kent - 3 £50,000 - 1
Warwickshire +14 2 £43,750 +25.00%
Leatherhead - 2 £32,500 - 1
Corsham - 2 - -
Harlow - 2 £40,500 -
Hayes - 2 £51,500 - 1
Coventry +1 1 £42,500 +6.25%
West Yorkshire -29 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Reigate -30 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Leeds -33 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Yorkshire -41 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £50,000 - 1

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 89 (88.12%) SolarWinds
2 79 (78.22%) Cisco
3 54 (53.47%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (52.48%) WAN
5 50 (49.50%) Windows
6 44 (43.56%) Firewall
7 38 (37.62%) VMware
8 37 (36.63%) MPLS
8 37 (36.63%) CCNP
9 36 (35.64%) LAN
9 36 (35.64%) BGP
10 35 (34.65%) HP
11 34 (33.66%) ITIL
12 33 (32.67%) CCNA
12 33 (32.67%) Citrix
13 26 (25.74%) OSPF
13 26 (25.74%) VPN
13 26 (25.74%) Security Cleared
13 26 (25.74%) F5
14 25 (24.75%) Capacity Planning
14 25 (24.75%) OpenView
15 23 (22.77%) Active Directory
15 23 (22.77%) MS Exchange
15 23 (22.77%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (22.77%) Cacti
15 23 (22.77%) Riverbed
16 22 (21.78%) Exchange Server 2010
16 22 (21.78%) Degree
17 21 (20.79%) Linux
17 21 (20.79%) Microsoft

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 23 (22.77%) MS Exchange
2 22 (21.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (8.91%) Lync
6 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.95%) Apache
8 4 (3.96%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.97%) SAS
9 3 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.98%) IIS
11 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (15.84%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.87%) MS Office
3 11 (10.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 53 (52.48%) WAN
2 44 (43.56%) Firewall
3 37 (36.63%) MPLS
4 36 (35.64%) BGP
4 36 (35.64%) LAN
5 26 (25.74%) VPN
5 26 (25.74%) OSPF
6 20 (19.80%) VoIP
7 18 (17.82%) Internet
7 18 (17.82%) TACACS
7 18 (17.82%) Cisco IOS
7 18 (17.82%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (16.83%) Wireshark
8 17 (16.83%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (15.84%) Network Security
10 14 (13.86%) VLAN
10 14 (13.86%) EIGRP
11 13 (12.87%) IPsec
12 11 (10.89%) Cisco PIX
13 10 (9.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.96%) Informix
1 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
1 4 (3.96%) MySQL
1 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Subversion
1 4 (3.96%) JIRA
1 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.96%) Hudson
1 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (8.91%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Games
3 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (30.69%) Network Engineer
2 17 (16.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (11.88%) Consultant
4 11 (10.89%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (8.91%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Security Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Applications Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Network Support
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Performance Consultant
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Performance Consultant
8 5 (4.95%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Capacity Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Capacity Planning Consultant
8 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Network Support
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.89%) HTML
2 5 (4.95%) Middleware
3 4 (3.96%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (3.96%) COM
4 2 (1.98%) WSH
5 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) Clustering
3 7 (6.93%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.95%) Handset
5 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.96%) IBM XIV
6 3 (2.97%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.98%) CESG
8 1 (0.99%) PKI
8 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.99%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 50 (49.50%) Windows
2 21 (20.79%) Linux
3 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (15.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.93%) Solaris
6 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.97%) UNIX
9 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.66%) ITIL
2 25 (24.75%) Capacity Planning
3 19 (18.81%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (13.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (12.87%) Capacity Management
6 12 (11.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (11.88%) Service Management
6 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery
7 11 (10.89%) Data Analysis
7 11 (10.89%) Project Planning
8 10 (9.90%) Performance Management
9 9 (8.91%) Network Management
9 9 (8.91%) Project Management
9 9 (8.91%) WAN Optimisation
10 8 (7.92%) Problem Management
11 7 (6.93%) Statistical Analysis
12 6 (5.94%) Performance Analysis
13 5 (4.95%) Business Continuity Planning
13 5 (4.95%) BCP
13 5 (4.95%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.81%) SQL
2 15 (14.85%) Perl
3 14 (13.86%) PowerShell
4 11 (10.89%) Java
4 11 (10.89%) VB
4 11 (10.89%) Python
5 4 (3.96%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.96%) PHP
5 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.97%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (53.47%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (36.63%) CCNP
3 33 (32.67%) CCNA
4 26 (25.74%) Security Cleared
5 22 (21.78%) Degree
6 17 (16.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (15.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (14.85%) MCSE
9 14 (13.86%) SC Cleared
10 8 (7.92%) CCIE
11 7 (6.93%) MCSA
12 6 (5.94%) CISSP
13 5 (4.95%) CCSP
14 4 (3.96%) JNCIA
14 4 (3.96%) CCDE
14 4 (3.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (2.97%) Citrix Certification
16 2 (1.98%) CCA
16 2 (1.98%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (22.77%) Active Directory
1 23 (22.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (17.82%) vSphere
3 14 (13.86%) XenApp
4 11 (10.89%) XenDesktop
4 11 (10.89%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (2.97%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (24.75%) OpenView
2 23 (22.77%) Cacti
3 17 (16.83%) Nagios
4 11 (10.89%) OPNET
4 11 (10.89%) CA Spectrum
5 10 (9.90%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (6.93%) SCCM
6 7 (6.93%) SCOM
6 7 (6.93%) Backup Exec
6 7 (6.93%) Foglight
6 7 (6.93%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (3.96%) NetBackup
7 4 (3.96%) Puppet
7 4 (3.96%) Opsview
8 2 (1.98%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.99%) WSUS
9 1 (0.99%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.99%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 89 (88.12%) SolarWinds
2 79 (78.22%) Cisco
3 38 (37.62%) VMware
4 35 (34.65%) HP
5 33 (32.67%) Citrix
6 26 (25.74%) F5
7 23 (22.77%) Riverbed
8 21 (20.79%) CheckPoint
8 21 (20.79%) Juniper
8 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
9 13 (12.87%) Aruba
10 11 (10.89%) CA
11 9 (8.91%) Compuware
11 9 (8.91%) Mitel
12 8 (7.92%) NetScout
12 8 (7.92%) BMC
13 7 (6.93%) NetApp
13 7 (6.93%) Splunk
14 6 (5.94%) NetQoS
14 6 (5.94%) Ipanema Technologies
Leatherhead, Surrey
Proteus Europe
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago