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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 838 866 814
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -52
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 45 41 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.035% 0.067%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.61% 0.57% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 57
Average salary £55,000 £47,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.40% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £34,250 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,250 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +10.00%

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
7364 7199 6589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.89% 6.13% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5889 5780 5148
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

SolarWinds Orion Salary Histogram in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Top 26 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 22 May 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 +45 44 £55,000 +13.40% 4
London +57 20 £60,000 +26.98%
South East +8 14 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Surrey +26 9 £55,000 +13.40% 1
Yorkshire +10 5 £46,250 -19.56%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +21 4 £52,500 -8.69%
Leeds +14 4 £52,500 -8.69%
Reigate - 4 £55,000 -
City of London +37 2 £70,000 +50.53%
Solihull - 2 £37,500 -
Buckingham - 2 - -
High Wycombe - 2 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
Scotland +18 1 - -
Derbyshire +12 1 - -
East of England +9 1 £33,826 -24.83%
East Midlands +8 1 - -
Essex +4 1 £33,826 -
Wiltshire -9 1 £60,000 -2.04%
South West -15 1 £60,000 -2.04%
North Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £33,826 -
Derby - 1 - -
York - 1 £40,000 -

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 80 (86.96%) Cisco
2 72 (78.26%) SolarWinds
3 61 (66.30%) Firewall
4 50 (54.35%) Windows
5 48 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
6 45 (48.91%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (45.65%) Network Monitoring
8 37 (40.22%) CCNP
9 36 (39.13%) HP
10 35 (38.04%) LAN
10 35 (38.04%) CheckPoint
10 35 (38.04%) OSPF
10 35 (38.04%) BGP
11 34 (36.96%) Microsoft
12 33 (35.87%) VPN
13 31 (33.70%) Linux
14 26 (28.26%) VMware
14 26 (28.26%) Degree
15 25 (27.17%) WAN
15 25 (27.17%) DNS
16 24 (26.09%) TCP/IP
17 23 (25.00%) Network Design
17 23 (25.00%) Wireshark
17 23 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
18 22 (23.91%) CCIE
19 21 (22.83%) EIGRP
20 20 (21.74%) Juniper
20 20 (21.74%) MS Visio
21 19 (20.65%) OpenView
21 19 (20.65%) MPLS

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.35%) IIS
4 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.26%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.17%) Lync
6 1 (1.09%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (21.74%) MS Visio
2 18 (19.57%) MS Office
3 16 (17.39%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 61 (66.30%) Firewall
2 48 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
3 35 (38.04%) LAN
3 35 (38.04%) OSPF
3 35 (38.04%) BGP
4 33 (35.87%) VPN
5 25 (27.17%) WAN
5 25 (27.17%) DNS
6 24 (26.09%) TCP/IP
7 23 (25.00%) Wireshark
7 23 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (22.83%) EIGRP
9 19 (20.65%) MPLS
10 18 (19.57%) VoIP
11 16 (17.39%) VPLS
12 13 (14.13%) DHCP
12 13 (14.13%) Multicast
13 12 (13.04%) Wireless
14 11 (11.96%) TACACS
14 11 (11.96%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) Redis
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.96%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Law
3 2 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.09%) Automotive
4 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (45.65%) Network Engineer
2 24 (26.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Analyst
4 7 (7.61%) Platform Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Network Analyst
6 5 (5.43%) Operations Manager
6 5 (5.43%) Administrator
7 3 (3.26%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Junior
7 3 (3.26%) Network Consultant
7 3 (3.26%) Consultant
7 3 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.26%) Senior Communications Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.26%) OSS Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (3.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.26%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.26%) Memcached
2 3 (3.26%) AppFabric
2 3 (3.26%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.78%) Client/Server
3 7 (7.61%) Statistics
4 5 (5.43%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.43%) CESG
5 4 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (4.35%) Derivative
5 4 (4.35%) iDTV
6 3 (3.26%) PKI
6 3 (3.26%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.26%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.17%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.17%) FMCG
7 2 (2.17%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (54.35%) Windows
2 31 (33.70%) Linux
3 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (16.30%) Solaris
5 9 (9.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.35%) UNIX
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.17%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.17%) OS/400
8 2 (2.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.65%) Network Monitoring
2 23 (25.00%) Network Design
3 16 (17.39%) ITIL
4 10 (10.87%) Load Balancing
5 8 (8.70%) Change Control
6 7 (7.61%) Network Management
6 7 (7.61%) Electronic Trading
7 6 (6.52%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (6.52%) Project Management
8 5 (5.43%) Change Management
8 5 (5.43%) Service Management
8 5 (5.43%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.43%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.43%) DevOps
9 4 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.35%) DDoS Mitigation
9 4 (4.35%) Information Security
9 4 (4.35%) Web Development
9 4 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.70%) Java
1 8 (8.70%) Perl
1 8 (8.70%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.43%) Python
3 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (48.91%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (40.22%) CCNP
3 26 (28.26%) Degree
4 22 (23.91%) CCIE
5 14 (15.22%) CCIP
6 7 (7.61%) CCNA
7 6 (6.52%) CCSA
8 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (4.35%) CCSE
9 4 (4.35%) MCSE
10 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.17%) CCVP
11 2 (2.17%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (2.17%) CCSP
11 2 (2.17%) CCDA
11 2 (2.17%) CCDP
12 1 (1.09%) MCP
12 1 (1.09%) HND
12 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (19.57%) Active Directory
1 18 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.78%) vSphere
3 8 (8.70%) Terminal Services
4 7 (7.61%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.26%) XenApp
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (20.65%) OpenView
2 16 (17.39%) Cacti
3 8 (8.70%) Nagios
4 7 (7.61%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.61%) CFEngine
4 7 (7.61%) Puppet
5 5 (5.43%) CiscoWorks
5 5 (5.43%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.26%) OPNET
6 3 (3.26%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (3.26%) ZABBIX
6 3 (3.26%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (2.17%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (1.09%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 80 (86.96%) Cisco
2 72 (78.26%) SolarWinds
3 36 (39.13%) HP
4 35 (38.04%) CheckPoint
5 34 (36.96%) Microsoft
6 26 (28.26%) VMware
7 20 (21.74%) Juniper
8 16 (17.39%) Citrix
9 15 (16.30%) F5
10 14 (15.22%) NetApp
11 13 (14.13%) Splunk
12 10 (10.87%) Red Hat
13 8 (8.70%) Riverbed
14 4 (4.35%) Brocade
14 4 (4.35%) Tufin
15 3 (3.26%) Dell
15 3 (3.26%) Spiceworks
15 3 (3.26%) SevOne
16 2 (2.17%) Aerohive Networks
16 2 (2.17%) Symantec
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