The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 542 650 648
Rank change year-on-year
+108 -2
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 401 335 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.65% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 314 256 270
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,377 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
43377 51231 54513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.20% 46.47% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35253 41409 43760
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SolarWinds
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the UK.

SolarWinds Salary Trend in the UK

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 within the UK.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in the UK

SolarWinds
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +113 388 £50,000 +11.11% 31
London +57 153 £55,000 +3.28% 9
South East +49 107 £42,500 -5.55% 9
City of London +69 34 £59,250 +21.53% 3
West Midlands +29 31 £47,500 - 5
East Midlands +22 27 £35,500 -2.06% 1
Surrey +5 27 £50,000 +11.11%
Birmingham - 23 £47,500 - 3
Yorkshire +47 22 £40,000 +5.26% 1
East of England +16 22 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Northamptonshire +26 19 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Northampton +25 19 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Hampshire +8 19 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +38 16 £42,500 -2.85% 3
Oxfordshire - 15 £65,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +24 14 £39,500 +3.94%
Berkshire +6 12 £52,500 +27.27%
Hertfordshire +22 11 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Wales +2 11 £42,500 +51.78% 1
North East +13 10 £35,000 -7.89%
Tyne and Wear +5 10 £35,000 -7.89%
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 10 £35,000 -7.89%
South West +16 9 £52,500 +45.83% 1
South Wales +10 9 £42,500 +51.78% 1
Milton Keynes - 9 £42,500 - 2
North West +19 8 £33,000 -8.96% 3
Abingdon - 8 £65,000 - 2
Basingstoke - 8 £35,000 -
Leeds +28 7 £38,500 +1.31%
South Yorkshire +23 7 £50,000 -

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 632 (67.45%) Cisco
2 414 (44.18%) Cisco Certification
3 411 (43.86%) Firewall
4 376 (40.13%) VMware
5 350 (37.35%) Windows
6 348 (37.14%) ITIL
7 341 (36.39%) WAN
8 288 (30.74%) LAN
9 277 (29.56%) Microsoft
10 274 (29.24%) CCNP
11 257 (27.43%) CCNA
12 248 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
13 242 (25.83%) HP
14 236 (25.19%) Active Directory
15 197 (21.02%) Juniper
16 195 (20.81%) Linux
16 195 (20.81%) Windows Server
17 194 (20.70%) Cisco ASA
18 185 (19.74%) Data Centre
19 180 (19.21%) Network Security
20 176 (18.78%) SAN
21 173 (18.46%) F5
22 172 (18.36%) VPN
23 171 (18.25%) VoIP
24 166 (17.72%) Network Monitoring
25 164 (17.50%) CheckPoint
25 164 (17.50%) MPLS
26 156 (16.65%) BGP
27 149 (15.90%) Wireless
28 143 (15.26%) SQL Server

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 124 (13.23%) MS Exchange
2 75 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 72 (7.68%) IIS
4 67 (7.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 55 (5.87%) Skype for Business
6 37 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 17 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (1.49%) Confluence
10 10 (1.07%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.96%) Apache
11 9 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (0.96%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.64%) iPlanet
12 6 (0.64%) WordPress
13 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.43%) nginx
15 3 (0.32%) JBoss
16 2 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
16 2 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 132 (14.09%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.59%) MS Office
3 38 (4.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 47 (5.02%) Office 365
2 44 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.71%) IaaS
4 15 (1.60%) SaaS
5 9 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.43%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.21%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.11%) GitHub
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 411 (43.86%) Firewall
2 341 (36.39%) WAN
3 288 (30.74%) LAN
4 194 (20.70%) Cisco ASA
5 180 (19.21%) Network Security
6 176 (18.78%) SAN
7 172 (18.36%) VPN
8 171 (18.25%) VoIP
9 164 (17.50%) MPLS
10 156 (16.65%) BGP
11 149 (15.90%) Wireless
12 141 (15.05%) OSPF
13 130 (13.87%) TCP/IP
14 122 (13.02%) Cisco Nexus
15 121 (12.91%) DNS
16 101 (10.78%) DHCP
17 99 (10.57%) EIGRP
18 93 (9.93%) NAS
19 82 (8.75%) VLAN
20 73 (7.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (15.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.77%) MySQL
3 21 (2.24%) NoSQL
4 19 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (1.81%) Hadoop
6 16 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.60%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.39%) Big Data
8 13 (1.39%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.85%) Aerospike
11 8 (0.85%) MongoDB
11 8 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.43%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
14 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
15 3 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (1.81%) JIRA
2 13 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.28%) SoapUI
4 9 (0.96%) TeamCity
5 8 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.32%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.21%) Ant
8 2 (0.21%) Burp Suite
8 2 (0.21%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.21%) Redmine
9 1 (0.11%) Subversion
General
1 132 (14.09%) Finance
2 58 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 33 (3.52%) Banking
3 33 (3.52%) Legal
4 14 (1.49%) Retail
5 12 (1.28%) Law
6 10 (1.07%) Back Office
7 9 (0.96%) Advertising
7 9 (0.96%) Games
8 8 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.85%) Japanese Language
8 8 (0.85%) Marketing
9 4 (0.43%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.21%) German Language
10 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.11%) Billing
11 1 (0.11%) Front Office
11 1 (0.11%) iGaming
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
11 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 330 (35.22%) Network Engineer
2 182 (19.42%) Analyst
3 110 (11.74%) Cisco Engineer
4 94 (10.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 90 (9.61%) Security Engineer
6 86 (9.18%) Network Security Engineer
7 83 (8.86%) Senior Network Engineer
8 76 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 65 (6.94%) Support Engineer
10 58 (6.19%) Network Analyst
11 56 (5.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 48 (5.12%) Administrator
13 44 (4.70%) Consultant
14 41 (4.38%) Network Support
14 41 (4.38%) Support Analyst
15 37 (3.95%) Operations Analyst
16 36 (3.84%) Senior Cisco Engineer
17 35 (3.74%) DBA
17 35 (3.74%) IT Engineer
17 35 (3.74%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (4.70%) Web Services
2 32 (3.42%) 802.1X
3 20 (2.13%) .NET
4 15 (1.60%) WCF
5 12 (1.28%) SOAP
6 11 (1.17%) HTML
7 9 (0.96%) Ultra Messaging
8 8 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (0.64%) SAML
10 4 (0.43%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.43%) LAMP
11 3 (0.32%) ELK Stack
11 3 (0.32%) WAP
11 3 (0.32%) XML
11 3 (0.32%) XMPP
12 2 (0.21%) Middleware
12 2 (0.21%) MSMQ
13 1 (0.11%) CSS
13 1 (0.11%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 185 (19.74%) Data Centre
2 73 (7.79%) Management Information System
3 65 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (5.55%) Clustering
5 45 (4.80%) Statistics
6 36 (3.84%) Replication
7 33 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
8 31 (3.31%) Computer Science
9 29 (3.09%) Driving Licence
10 28 (2.99%) Blackberry
11 24 (2.56%) Mathematics
12 19 (2.03%) PKI
12 19 (2.03%) Security Operations Centre
13 16 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
14 15 (1.60%) EqualLogic
15 14 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
15 14 (1.49%) RSA SecurID
16 13 (1.39%) Algorithms
16 13 (1.39%) Private Cloud
17 11 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 350 (37.35%) Windows
2 195 (20.81%) Linux
2 195 (20.81%) Windows Server
3 110 (11.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 109 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (9.28%) Unix
6 42 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (3.31%) Ubuntu
8 28 (2.99%) CentOS
9 26 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (2.56%) Windows 7
11 16 (1.71%) Solaris
12 12 (1.28%) VyOS
13 8 (0.85%) Windows 10
13 8 (0.85%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.75%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.53%) Data ONTAP
15 5 (0.53%) Debian
15 5 (0.53%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (37.14%) ITIL
2 166 (17.72%) Network Monitoring
3 99 (10.57%) Change Management
4 92 (9.82%) Network Management
5 75 (8.00%) High Availability
6 73 (7.79%) Load Balancing
7 61 (6.51%) Service Management
8 57 (6.08%) Capacity Planning
8 57 (6.08%) Cybersecurity
9 54 (5.76%) Presales
10 52 (5.55%) Change Control
11 50 (5.34%) Information Security
11 50 (5.34%) Project Management
12 49 (5.23%) Service Delivery
13 43 (4.59%) SIEM
14 42 (4.48%) WAN Optimisation
15 40 (4.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
15 40 (4.27%) Migration
15 40 (4.27%) Network Design
16 37 (3.95%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (14.62%) SQL
2 108 (11.53%) PowerShell
3 61 (6.51%) C
4 49 (5.23%) Python
5 42 (4.48%) Bash Shell
6 31 (3.31%) Shell Script
7 29 (3.09%) T-SQL
8 23 (2.45%) Perl
9 15 (1.60%) Java
9 15 (1.60%) Ruby
10 9 (0.96%) C#
10 9 (0.96%) PHP
11 8 (0.85%) PL/SQL
12 7 (0.75%) Tcl
13 5 (0.53%) RPG
13 5 (0.53%) VB
13 5 (0.53%) VBScript
14 4 (0.43%) Korn
14 4 (0.43%) R
15 2 (0.21%) JCL
Qualifications
1 414 (44.18%) Cisco Certification
2 274 (29.24%) CCNP
3 257 (27.43%) CCNA
4 134 (14.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 110 (11.74%) MCSE
6 98 (10.46%) Degree
7 68 (7.26%) CCIE
8 64 (6.83%) Security Cleared
9 49 (5.23%) SC Cleared
10 47 (5.02%) CISSP
11 42 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 39 (4.16%) MCSA
13 33 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
14 31 (3.31%) CCSA
15 29 (3.09%) CISM
15 29 (3.09%) JNCIA
16 24 (2.56%) JNCIS
16 24 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
17 23 (2.45%) CCVP
17 23 (2.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (10.89%) SLA
2 48 (5.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.17%) ISO27002
3 11 (1.17%) QA
4 7 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.64%) COBIT
6 5 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.11%) GPG13
7 1 (0.11%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 248 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 236 (25.19%) Active Directory
3 60 (6.40%) Hyper-V
3 60 (6.40%) vSphere
4 39 (4.16%) VMware ESX
5 34 (3.63%) Virtual Servers
6 28 (2.99%) NFS
7 27 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (2.35%) VMware Server
8 22 (2.35%) XenApp
9 19 (2.03%) DFS Replication
10 17 (1.81%) Firmware
10 17 (1.81%) Xen
11 15 (1.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 15 (1.60%) Virtual Desktop
12 14 (1.49%) Terminal Services
13 13 (1.39%) XenDesktop
14 12 (1.28%) ISA Server
14 12 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
15 11 (1.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 119 (12.70%) Nagios
2 89 (9.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 71 (7.58%) SCOM
4 63 (6.72%) SCCM
5 62 (6.62%) Cisco Prime
6 51 (5.44%) OpenView
7 37 (3.95%) Cacti
8 26 (2.77%) Nessus
9 25 (2.67%) Netcool
10 22 (2.35%) Backup Exec
10 22 (2.35%) Puppet
11 21 (2.24%) FortiGate
12 20 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
12 20 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
13 16 (1.71%) ITRS Geneos
13 16 (1.71%) NetBackup
13 16 (1.71%) QRadar
14 15 (1.60%) HP SIM
14 15 (1.60%) Opsview
15 14 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 632 (67.45%) Cisco
2 376 (40.13%) VMware
3 277 (29.56%) Microsoft
4 242 (25.83%) HP
5 197 (21.02%) Juniper
6 173 (18.46%) F5
7 164 (17.50%) CheckPoint
8 137 (14.62%) Palo Alto
9 105 (11.21%) Citrix
10 98 (10.46%) Riverbed
11 86 (9.18%) NetApp
12 71 (7.58%) ArcSight
13 57 (6.08%) Meraki
14 55 (5.87%) Red Hat
15 53 (5.66%) Oracle
15 53 (5.66%) Splunk
16 50 (5.34%) Fortinet
16 50 (5.34%) Symantec
17 47 (5.02%) CA
18 43 (4.59%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + great benefits including Private Medical Ins
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum up to £60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Square One Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
onezeero
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus - Tr
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
South East London
FICO
Salary: Salary depends on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + See description
Posted: 27 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £36,851 - 40,043 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: up to £65,000 + £10k Bonus & Stock Options
Posted: 7 days ago