The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 882 781 882
Rank change year-on-year
-101 +101
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 35 102 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.092% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.48% 1.62% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 88 40
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,625 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +13.66%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7241 6311 6077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.97% 5.68% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5753 4831 5047
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%

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 April 2014 within the UK.

SolarWinds Orion Salary Histogram in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Top 25 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -114 32 £46,250 +2.77% 7
South East -6 14 £45,000 +5.57% 1
London -94 11 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Kent - 11 £45,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £47,500 -
Surrey -4 3 £30,000 -29.82% 1
City of London -21 3 £80,000 +60.00%
South Wales - 3 - - 1
Cardiff - 3 - - 1
Leatherhead - 3 £30,000 -
Wales - 3 - - 1
Wiltshire -4 2 £61,250 +68.96% 2
South West -7 2 £61,250 +22.50% 2
East Midlands -32 2 £50,000 +9.28%
Chesterfield - 2 £50,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £50,000 -
Corsham - 2 £61,250 - 2
East of England - 2 £40,000 - 1
Leeds -27 1 £57,500 +35.29% 1
West Yorkshire -35 1 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Yorkshire -44 1 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Colchester - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Watford - 1 £40,000 - 1

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 74 (88.10%) SolarWinds
2 67 (79.76%) Cisco
3 61 (72.62%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (70.24%) CCNP
5 57 (67.86%) Windows
6 54 (64.29%) Firewall
7 44 (52.38%) CheckPoint
8 43 (51.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 41 (48.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (47.62%) WAN
10 40 (47.62%) F5
11 38 (45.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (45.24%) LAN
11 38 (45.24%) Microsoft
11 38 (45.24%) BGP
11 38 (45.24%) VMware
12 36 (42.86%) OSPF
13 35 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
14 33 (39.29%) Citrix
14 33 (39.29%) Network Monitoring
15 31 (36.90%) ITIL
16 29 (34.52%) MPLS
16 29 (34.52%) Cisco PIX
17 28 (33.33%) HP
18 26 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (30.95%) CCNA
18 26 (30.95%) MCSE
19 25 (29.76%) DNS
19 25 (29.76%) CiscoWorks
19 25 (29.76%) SCCM

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 18 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.57%) IIS
4 2 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 17 (20.24%) MS Office
3 16 (19.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 54 (64.29%) Firewall
2 43 (51.19%) Cisco Nexus
3 40 (47.62%) WAN
4 38 (45.24%) LAN
4 38 (45.24%) BGP
5 36 (42.86%) OSPF
6 35 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (34.52%) MPLS
7 29 (34.52%) Cisco PIX
8 25 (29.76%) DNS
9 24 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
10 23 (27.38%) TCP/IP
10 23 (27.38%) VPN
11 20 (23.81%) DHCP
12 17 (20.24%) Wireless
12 17 (20.24%) Wireshark
13 16 (19.05%) Network Security
14 15 (17.86%) EIGRP
14 15 (17.86%) BIG-IP
15 14 (16.67%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.19%) Informix
1 1 (1.19%) MySQL
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.19%) Hudson
1 1 (1.19%) Subversion
1 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 17 (20.24%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 13 (15.48%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (15.48%) Analyst
2 13 (15.48%) Network Support
3 11 (13.10%) Consultant
4 10 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Network Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Network Support
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (2.38%) Memcached
2 2 (2.38%) Middleware
2 2 (2.38%) HTML
2 2 (2.38%) AppFabric
3 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Clustering
2 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.52%) CLARiiON
4 5 (5.95%) Learning Management System
5 4 (4.76%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.57%) Statistics
6 3 (3.57%) CMDB
7 2 (2.38%) Firmware
7 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.19%) Handset
8 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 57 (67.86%) Windows
2 41 (48.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (45.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (27.38%) Linux
5 22 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (19.05%) Solaris
7 12 (14.29%) UNIX
8 8 (9.52%) SUSE
8 8 (9.52%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.29%) Network Monitoring
2 31 (36.90%) ITIL
3 15 (17.86%) Problem Management
4 13 (15.48%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (13.10%) Load Balancing
5 11 (13.10%) Network Management
6 10 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (11.90%) Service Delivery
7 8 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (9.52%) Change Management
8 6 (7.14%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (3.57%) Change Control
10 3 (3.57%) Benchmarking
10 3 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
11 2 (2.38%) Performance Management
11 2 (2.38%) Service Management
11 2 (2.38%) Security Management
11 2 (2.38%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.14%) VBScript
3 5 (5.95%) VB
4 3 (3.57%) Perl
4 3 (3.57%) SQL
4 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.38%) Java
5 2 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (1.19%) PHP
6 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 61 (72.62%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (70.24%) CCNP
3 26 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (30.95%) CCNA
3 26 (30.95%) MCSE
4 20 (23.81%) CCIE
5 17 (20.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (17.86%) CCSA
7 13 (15.48%) MCSA
7 13 (15.48%) CCSP
8 9 (10.71%) CCDA
8 9 (10.71%) CCVP
8 9 (10.71%) MCTS
8 9 (10.71%) Degree
9 7 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
10 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
11 3 (3.57%) CISSP
12 2 (2.38%) CCDP
13 1 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (27.38%) vSphere
2 22 (26.19%) Active Directory
3 21 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (19.05%) XenApp
5 15 (17.86%) XenDesktop
6 8 (9.52%) Snort
6 8 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 8 (9.52%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.38%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 25 (29.76%) CiscoWorks
1 25 (29.76%) SCCM
2 21 (25.00%) SCOM
3 17 (20.24%) Cacti
4 13 (15.48%) Foglight
5 11 (13.10%) Backup Exec
6 10 (11.90%) OpenView
7 9 (10.71%) HP SIM
7 9 (10.71%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (5.95%) Nagios
9 3 (3.57%) WMI
10 2 (2.38%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
11 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (88.10%) SolarWinds
2 67 (79.76%) Cisco
3 44 (52.38%) CheckPoint
4 40 (47.62%) F5
5 38 (45.24%) Microsoft
5 38 (45.24%) VMware
6 33 (39.29%) Citrix
7 28 (33.33%) HP
8 13 (15.48%) Nokia
9 11 (13.10%) Veeam
10 10 (11.90%) NetScout
11 9 (10.71%) IBM
11 9 (10.71%) Red Hat
11 9 (10.71%) Aruba
12 8 (9.52%) LogRhythm
12 8 (9.52%) Avaya
12 8 (9.52%) Websense
12 8 (9.52%) EMC
13 7 (8.33%) BT
13 7 (8.33%) Sophos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + big bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 7 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits + Accomodation
Posted: 8 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago