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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 537 579 588
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +9
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 412 421 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.84% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 325 351 367
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,200 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £65,000 £59,800
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +20.00%

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
41122 50076 53999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.59% 45.65% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33178 41075 42689
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 September 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 September 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 +43 392 £45,000 -6.25% 37
London -7 111 £55,000 +10.00% 9
South East +41 102 £42,500 -5.55% 5
West Midlands +13 34 £35,000 -41.66% 9
East of England +2 34 £46,000 +11.51% 2
South West +10 29 £51,000 +15.90% 3
Birmingham +8 29 £35,000 -41.66% 3
East Midlands +22 28 £41,250 +5.65% 1
North West +27 25 £33,250 -13.69% 4
Surrey -13 25 £50,000 +29.03% 1
City of London +56 23 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Northamptonshire +38 19 £37,500 - 1
Northampton +35 19 £37,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +26 19 £42,500 -5.55%
Manchester -1 17 £32,500 -15.63% 4
Wales +17 16 £43,750 -35.18% 1
Yorkshire +23 15 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Oxfordshire -2 15 £62,500 +13.63% 1
North East +15 13 £38,500 - 2
Tyne and Wear +12 13 £38,500 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 13 £38,500 - 2
Berkshire +34 12 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Bristol -4 12 £50,500 +12.22% 2
Milton Keynes +29 11 £42,500 -34.61%
Kent +18 11 £35,000 -9.09% 2
Abingdon -9 11 £65,000 +18.18%
West Sussex +27 10 £50,000 +17.64%
Bedfordshire +25 10 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hampshire +16 10 £42,500 -15.00%
West Yorkshire +10 9 £37,500 -13.79% 1

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 518 (65.49%) Cisco
2 345 (43.62%) VMware
3 339 (42.86%) Firewall
4 321 (40.58%) Cisco Certification
5 309 (39.06%) Windows
6 305 (38.56%) ITIL
7 290 (36.66%) WAN
8 267 (33.75%) Microsoft
9 251 (31.73%) LAN
10 236 (29.84%) VMware Infrastructure
11 234 (29.58%) Active Directory
12 215 (27.18%) CCNA
13 199 (25.16%) Data Centre
14 196 (24.78%) CCNP
15 191 (24.15%) HP
16 177 (22.38%) SAN
17 166 (20.99%) Windows Server
18 146 (18.46%) DNS
19 145 (18.33%) VoIP
20 144 (18.20%) Wireless
21 142 (17.95%) F5
22 141 (17.83%) Linux
23 138 (17.45%) CheckPoint
24 135 (17.07%) Juniper
25 131 (16.56%) Cisco ASA
26 130 (16.43%) Microsoft Certification
27 129 (16.31%) Cisco Nexus
28 127 (16.06%) Network Monitoring
29 126 (15.93%) SQL
30 125 (15.80%) VPN

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
1 113 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 73 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 46 (5.82%) IIS
5 41 (5.18%) Skype for Business
6 27 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 16 (2.02%) SharePoint
8 12 (1.52%) OpenStack
9 10 (1.26%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.14%) Apache
11 8 (1.01%) Confluence
12 4 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.38%) nginx
14 2 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 115 (14.54%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.67%) MS Visio
3 26 (3.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 76 (9.61%) Office 365
2 70 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (3.16%) SaaS
5 22 (2.78%) IaaS
6 11 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.76%) PaaS
8 3 (0.38%) Google Drive
8 3 (0.38%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 339 (42.86%) Firewall
2 290 (36.66%) WAN
3 251 (31.73%) LAN
4 177 (22.38%) SAN
5 146 (18.46%) DNS
6 145 (18.33%) VoIP
7 144 (18.20%) Wireless
8 131 (16.56%) Cisco ASA
9 129 (16.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 125 (15.80%) MPLS
10 125 (15.80%) VPN
11 124 (15.68%) DHCP
12 121 (15.30%) Network Security
13 111 (14.03%) BGP
13 111 (14.03%) TCP/IP
14 98 (12.39%) OSPF
15 77 (9.73%) NAS
16 76 (9.61%) VLAN
17 71 (8.98%) EIGRP
18 58 (7.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (2.15%) MySQL
4 13 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.26%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.01%) Big Data
9 8 (1.01%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (0.76%) Informix
10 6 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.63%) OLAP
11 5 (0.63%) OLTP
11 5 (0.63%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (1.90%) JIRA
2 7 (0.88%) Redmine
3 6 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.38%) Ant
6 2 (0.25%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
General
1 117 (14.79%) Finance
2 39 (4.93%) Banking
3 36 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 34 (4.30%) Legal
5 16 (2.02%) Retail
6 13 (1.64%) Law
7 11 (1.39%) Advertising
8 10 (1.26%) Back Office
9 8 (1.01%) Marketing
10 7 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.76%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.63%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 2 (0.25%) German Language
13 2 (0.25%) Local Government
13 2 (0.25%) Military
14 1 (0.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 251 (31.73%) Network Engineer
2 156 (19.72%) Analyst
3 90 (11.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 65 (8.22%) Support Engineer
5 61 (7.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 60 (7.59%) Security Engineer
6 60 (7.59%) Senior Network Engineer
7 55 (6.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 55 (6.95%) Network Security Engineer
8 54 (6.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 42 (5.31%) Administrator
10 41 (5.18%) Support Analyst
11 35 (4.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 35 (4.42%) Network Analyst
11 35 (4.42%) Operations Analyst
12 34 (4.30%) IT Engineer
12 34 (4.30%) Network Support
13 32 (4.05%) DBA
14 31 (3.92%) Consultant
15 28 (3.54%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.67%) Web Services
2 22 (2.78%) 802.1X
3 15 (1.90%) .NET
4 6 (0.76%) HTML
4 6 (0.76%) LAMP
4 6 (0.76%) Ultra Messaging
4 6 (0.76%) XML
5 4 (0.51%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.38%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (0.38%) WCF
7 2 (0.25%) CSS
7 2 (0.25%) Middleware
8 1 (0.13%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.13%) WAP
8 1 (0.13%) XMPP
8 1 (0.13%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 199 (25.16%) Data Centre
2 65 (8.22%) Management Information System
3 52 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (5.06%) Clustering
4 40 (5.06%) Statistics
5 38 (4.80%) Video Conferencing
6 29 (3.67%) PKI
7 25 (3.16%) Blackberry
8 23 (2.91%) Computer Science
9 20 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
9 20 (2.53%) Replication
10 14 (1.77%) RSA SecurID
11 13 (1.64%) Mathematics
12 12 (1.52%) Driving Licence
12 12 (1.52%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.26%) Algorithms
14 10 (1.26%) Client/Server
15 9 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 9 (1.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 309 (39.06%) Windows
2 166 (20.99%) Windows Server
3 141 (17.83%) Linux
4 110 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 107 (13.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (6.70%) Unix
7 42 (5.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (3.29%) Windows 7
9 14 (1.77%) CentOS
9 14 (1.77%) Ubuntu
10 13 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.39%) Solaris
11 11 (1.39%) VyOS
12 7 (0.88%) Windows 10
12 7 (0.88%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.76%) Android
14 5 (0.63%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.63%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.51%) OpenVMS
15 4 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (38.56%) ITIL
2 127 (16.06%) Network Monitoring
3 89 (11.25%) Change Management
4 62 (7.84%) Service Delivery
5 60 (7.59%) Service Management
6 59 (7.46%) Network Management
7 58 (7.33%) Problem Management
8 56 (7.08%) High Availability
9 53 (6.70%) Load Balancing
10 50 (6.32%) Change Control
11 49 (6.19%) Patch Management
12 48 (6.07%) Capacity Planning
12 48 (6.07%) Project Management
12 48 (6.07%) WAN Optimisation
13 44 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 44 (5.56%) Network Design
14 43 (5.44%) Infrastructure Management
15 40 (5.06%) Information Security
15 40 (5.06%) Migration
16 39 (4.93%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 126 (15.93%) SQL
2 115 (14.54%) PowerShell
3 54 (6.83%) C
4 40 (5.06%) Python
5 27 (3.41%) Shell Script
5 27 (3.41%) T-SQL
6 24 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 18 (2.28%) Java
8 15 (1.90%) Perl
9 10 (1.26%) C#
9 10 (1.26%) Ruby
10 9 (1.14%) Korn
11 8 (1.01%) PHP
11 8 (1.01%) VBScript
12 6 (0.76%) R
12 6 (0.76%) VB
13 5 (0.63%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.63%) RPG
14 3 (0.38%) Tcl
15 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 321 (40.58%) Cisco Certification
2 215 (27.18%) CCNA
3 196 (24.78%) CCNP
4 130 (16.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 106 (13.40%) MCSE
6 77 (9.73%) Degree
7 57 (7.21%) Security Cleared
8 53 (6.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 42 (5.31%) CISSP
10 39 (4.93%) MCITP
11 38 (4.80%) SC Cleared
12 37 (4.68%) CCIE
13 27 (3.41%) MCSA
14 24 (3.03%) SANS
15 23 (2.91%) CISM
16 22 (2.78%) CCSA
16 22 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
16 22 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
17 21 (2.65%) CCSE
17 21 (2.65%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (10.11%) SLA
2 42 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.63%) ISO27002
4 5 (0.63%) QA
5 3 (0.38%) BS7799
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) GPG13
System Software
1 236 (29.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 234 (29.58%) Active Directory
3 54 (6.83%) VMware ESX
4 53 (6.70%) vSphere
5 46 (5.82%) Hyper-V
6 43 (5.44%) Virtual Servers
7 24 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 24 (3.03%) NFS
8 21 (2.65%) Xen
8 21 (2.65%) XenApp
9 19 (2.40%) Virtual Desktop
10 16 (2.02%) DFS Replication
10 16 (2.02%) VMware Server
11 15 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
12 14 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (1.52%) XenDesktop
14 11 (1.39%) ISA Server
14 11 (1.39%) vCloud
15 10 (1.26%) Firmware
16 9 (1.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 94 (11.88%) SCOM
2 87 (11.00%) Nagios
2 87 (11.00%) SCCM
3 71 (8.98%) Cisco Prime
4 67 (8.47%) SolarWinds Orion
5 26 (3.29%) OpenView
6 25 (3.16%) Nessus
7 22 (2.78%) Puppet
8 21 (2.65%) Cacti
8 21 (2.65%) FortiGate
9 17 (2.15%) Microsoft Clustering
10 14 (1.77%) Cisco CUCM
10 14 (1.77%) QRadar
11 13 (1.64%) ITRS Geneos
12 11 (1.39%) Ansible
12 11 (1.39%) Backup Exec
12 11 (1.39%) Netcool
12 11 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 11 (1.39%) vMotion
13 10 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 518 (65.49%) Cisco
2 345 (43.62%) VMware
3 267 (33.75%) Microsoft
4 191 (24.15%) HP
5 142 (17.95%) F5
6 138 (17.45%) CheckPoint
7 135 (17.07%) Juniper
8 114 (14.41%) Palo Alto
9 107 (13.53%) Citrix
10 99 (12.52%) Riverbed
11 87 (11.00%) NetApp
12 50 (6.32%) EMC
13 49 (6.19%) ArcSight
14 48 (6.07%) Meraki
15 44 (5.56%) IBM
16 41 (5.18%) Splunk
17 37 (4.68%) Oracle
17 37 (4.68%) Red Hat
18 36 (4.55%) Qualys
19 35 (4.42%) CA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Shropshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + car allowance + commission
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + 15% shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £46,900 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £63000 per annum + bens, OT & on-call
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 12 days ago
London
CITY AND GUILDS
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days hol, Medical
Posted: 23 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago