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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
UK
Rank 490 485 529
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +44
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 393 536 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 1.14% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 339 432 403
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,950 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
36692 46849 50671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.71% 45.84% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 29544 38337 41483
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 23 February 2017 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +7 384 £45,000 +1.12% 41
London +24 167 £52,500 +5.00% 17
South East +45 94 £40,000 -5.88% 7
West Midlands +63 54 £35,000 -16.66% 7
Shropshire - 25 £35,000 - 3
City of London +37 24 £70,000 +20.68% 3
East Midlands +3 24 £40,000 -5.89%
Oxfordshire +25 22 £40,000 -33.33%
North West -7 22 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Surrey +11 19 £52,500 +61.53%
Manchester -22 19 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Telford - 19 £35,000 - 3
Kent +21 15 £39,000 +25.80%
Birmingham +16 14 £50,000 +19.04% 4
Buckinghamshire - 14 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 14 £40,000 -
Coventry +28 13 £46,000 -4.16%
East of England +1 13 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Northamptonshire +26 12 £42,500 +3.03%
Berkshire +37 11 £55,000 +14.58% 1
Nottingham +9 11 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire +6 11 £40,000 -
Oxford - 11 £40,000 -
South West -5 10 £43,000 +28.35% 1
Bedfordshire +21 8 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Wales -2 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire -6 8 £40,000 -4.76%
Hampshire +5 7 £42,500 -19.04% 4
Guildford -5 7 £55,000 +69.23%
Bedford - 7 £60,000 -

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 489 (60.22%) Cisco
2 370 (45.57%) Firewall
3 304 (37.44%) Cisco Certification
4 288 (35.47%) Windows
5 257 (31.65%) WAN
6 253 (31.16%) LAN
7 252 (31.03%) VMware
8 245 (30.17%) Data Centre
9 238 (29.31%) ITIL
10 223 (27.46%) CCNP
11 216 (26.60%) Microsoft
12 209 (25.74%) Wireless
13 200 (24.63%) Cisco Nexus
14 184 (22.66%) Active Directory
15 181 (22.29%) Cisco ASA
16 178 (21.92%) DNS
17 169 (20.81%) VPN
18 164 (20.20%) CheckPoint
19 162 (19.95%) MPLS
19 162 (19.95%) VMware Infrastructure
20 158 (19.46%) CCNA
21 152 (18.72%) Windows Server
22 150 (18.47%) F5
23 148 (18.23%) OSPF
23 148 (18.23%) BGP
24 142 (17.49%) Linux
25 137 (16.87%) DHCP
26 135 (16.63%) Network Monitoring
27 131 (16.13%) SQL
28 130 (16.01%) Juniper

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 64 (7.88%) MS Exchange
2 52 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (6.16%) IIS
4 42 (5.17%) Skype for Business
5 32 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 27 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 20 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (1.48%) Apache
9 11 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.74%) Confluence
12 5 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.37%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.25%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.34%) MS Office
3 9 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.49%) Northgate Housing
3 3 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.12%) Postilion
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 92 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (8.37%) Amazon AWS
3 64 (7.88%) Office 365
4 34 (4.19%) SaaS
5 15 (1.85%) IaaS
6 14 (1.72%) PaaS
7 11 (1.35%) Mimecast
8 8 (0.99%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.37%) Akamai
11 3 (0.37%) GitHub
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.25%) G Suite
13 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.12%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 370 (45.57%) Firewall
2 257 (31.65%) WAN
3 253 (31.16%) LAN
4 209 (25.74%) Wireless
5 200 (24.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 181 (22.29%) Cisco ASA
7 178 (21.92%) DNS
8 169 (20.81%) VPN
9 162 (19.95%) MPLS
10 148 (18.23%) BGP
10 148 (18.23%) OSPF
11 137 (16.87%) DHCP
12 128 (15.76%) SAN
13 112 (13.79%) VoIP
14 110 (13.55%) TCP/IP
15 104 (12.81%) Network Security
16 76 (9.36%) Cisco Wireless
17 73 (8.99%) EIGRP
18 70 (8.62%) Cisco IOS
19 62 (7.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.96%) MySQL
3 20 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 17 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (1.35%) DB2
9 10 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (1.11%) Big Data
11 8 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (0.86%) OLAP
12 7 (0.86%) OLTP
12 7 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (2.71%) JIRA
2 12 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (0.99%) Redmine
4 7 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.62%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.49%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.37%) CircleCI
7 3 (0.37%) Fiddler
7 3 (0.37%) Gatling
7 3 (0.37%) JMeter
7 3 (0.37%) JUnit
7 3 (0.37%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.25%) Hudson
8 2 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 109 (13.42%) Finance
2 30 (3.69%) Banking
3 29 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.46%) Retail
5 11 (1.35%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.11%) Advertising
6 9 (1.11%) Back Office
6 9 (1.11%) Legal
7 8 (0.99%) Law
7 8 (0.99%) Military
8 7 (0.86%) Online Betting
9 6 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.74%) Games
9 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.49%) Automotive
11 3 (0.37%) Marketing
12 2 (0.25%) Billing
12 2 (0.25%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 261 (32.14%) Network Engineer
2 109 (13.42%) Analyst
3 73 (8.99%) Cisco Engineer
4 68 (8.37%) Support Engineer
5 64 (7.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 56 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 50 (6.16%) Senior Network Engineer
7 50 (6.16%) Systems Engineer
8 46 (5.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 39 (4.80%) Administrator
10 38 (4.68%) Support Analyst
11 37 (4.56%) Network Analyst
12 36 (4.43%) Applications Support
13 35 (4.31%) Operations Analyst
14 34 (4.19%) Linux Engineer
14 34 (4.19%) Security Engineer
15 28 (3.45%) Consultant
15 28 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
16 27 (3.33%) Architect
17 26 (3.20%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.82%) Web Services
2 23 (2.83%) .NET
2 23 (2.83%) 802.1X
3 18 (2.22%) Middleware
4 7 (0.86%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (0.74%) XML
6 3 (0.37%) Kafka
6 3 (0.37%) Node.js
6 3 (0.37%) React
7 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.25%) CGI
7 2 (0.25%) HTML
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.12%) CSS
8 1 (0.12%) LAMP
8 1 (0.12%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 245 (30.17%) Data Centre
2 60 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (5.54%) Clustering
4 41 (5.05%) Management Information System
5 26 (3.20%) Computer Science
5 26 (3.20%) PKI
6 20 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
7 17 (2.09%) IVR
8 15 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
9 13 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.60%) Replication
10 12 (1.48%) Fintech
11 11 (1.35%) AS400
11 11 (1.35%) HP StoreVirtual
11 11 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 8 (0.99%) Private Cloud
14 7 (0.86%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.62%) Blackberry
15 5 (0.62%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 288 (35.47%) Windows
2 152 (18.72%) Windows Server
3 142 (17.49%) Linux
4 113 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 111 (13.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (8.50%) Unix
7 33 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (2.46%) Ubuntu
10 18 (2.22%) AIX
11 16 (1.97%) Debian
12 11 (1.35%) VyOS
13 10 (1.23%) HPUX
14 8 (0.99%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.86%) CentOS
15 7 (0.86%) OpenVMS
15 7 (0.86%) Windows 2000
15 7 (0.86%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.62%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (29.31%) ITIL
2 135 (16.63%) Network Monitoring
3 83 (10.22%) Load Balancing
4 77 (9.48%) Problem Management
5 74 (9.11%) Network Management
6 72 (8.87%) Change Management
7 67 (8.25%) Service Delivery
8 60 (7.39%) Network Design
9 56 (6.90%) High Availability
10 55 (6.77%) Migration
10 55 (6.77%) Performance Monitoring
11 46 (5.67%) Patch Management
12 42 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
13 39 (4.80%) Change Control
13 39 (4.80%) Configuration Management
14 38 (4.68%) Project Management
15 32 (3.94%) Analytics
15 32 (3.94%) Incident Management
16 31 (3.82%) Performance Management
17 29 (3.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 131 (16.13%) SQL
2 102 (12.56%) PowerShell
3 39 (4.80%) Python
4 32 (3.94%) Bash Shell
5 30 (3.69%) Perl
6 28 (3.45%) Java
7 19 (2.34%) C
7 19 (2.34%) T-SQL
8 18 (2.22%) VB
9 14 (1.72%) C#
9 14 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.48%) Korn
11 6 (0.74%) Ruby
12 4 (0.49%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.37%) Scala
14 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.12%) Lua
14 1 (0.12%) PHP
14 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 304 (37.44%) Cisco Certification
2 223 (27.46%) CCNP
3 158 (19.46%) CCNA
4 70 (8.62%) Degree
4 70 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 56 (6.90%) MCSE
6 54 (6.65%) CCIE
7 35 (4.31%) Security Cleared
8 20 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (2.34%) SC Cleared
10 17 (2.09%) CISSP
10 17 (2.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 14 (1.72%) CCDP
12 13 (1.60%) MCITP
12 13 (1.60%) MCSA
13 12 (1.48%) GIAC
14 11 (1.35%) DV Cleared
14 11 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.23%) JNCIS
15 10 (1.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.00%) SLA
2 21 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 20 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.25%) QA
5 1 (0.12%) GPG13
5 1 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 184 (22.66%) Active Directory
2 162 (19.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (5.79%) Hyper-V
4 42 (5.17%) XenApp
5 36 (4.43%) Virtual Servers
6 24 (2.96%) vSphere
7 17 (2.09%) NFS
8 13 (1.60%) Docker
8 13 (1.60%) VMware ESX
8 13 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (1.23%) ProxySG
11 8 (0.99%) Samba
11 8 (0.99%) Snort
11 8 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
12 6 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (0.74%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.74%) Xen
13 4 (0.49%) DFS Replication
13 4 (0.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 102 (12.56%) Nagios
2 91 (11.21%) Cisco Prime
3 89 (10.96%) SCOM
4 77 (9.48%) SCCM
5 51 (6.28%) SolarWinds Orion
6 37 (4.56%) Puppet
7 36 (4.43%) Cisco CUCM
8 35 (4.31%) Ansible
9 19 (2.34%) ZABBIX
10 18 (2.22%) Cacti
11 15 (1.85%) Cisco CME
12 11 (1.35%) FortiGate
12 11 (1.35%) HAProxy
13 10 (1.23%) HP SIM
13 10 (1.23%) WSUS
14 9 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
14 9 (1.11%) Netcool
14 9 (1.11%) RSA Security Analytics
14 9 (1.11%) Salt
15 8 (0.99%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 489 (60.22%) Cisco
2 252 (31.03%) VMware
3 216 (26.60%) Microsoft
4 164 (20.20%) CheckPoint
5 150 (18.47%) F5
6 130 (16.01%) Juniper
7 115 (14.16%) HP
8 111 (13.67%) Palo Alto
9 106 (13.05%) Citrix
10 63 (7.76%) NetApp
10 63 (7.76%) Riverbed
11 50 (6.16%) Forcepoint
12 42 (5.17%) LANDesk
12 42 (5.17%) Splunk
13 40 (4.93%) Meraki
14 39 (4.80%) IBM
15 38 (4.68%) Blue Coat
16 33 (4.06%) Oracle
16 33 (4.06%) Red Hat
17 32 (3.94%) EMC
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
The North Starr
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus/ Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package Up £55k basic + £4k Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Berkhamsted Schools Group
Salary: From £57,000 to £63,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
FICO
Salary: Salary depends on experience
Posted: 22 days ago