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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
UK
Rank 494 515 532
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +17
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 388 468 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 1.03% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 338 390 387
Median salary £45,000 £42,506 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.86% -5.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%

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
36907 45501 50285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.96% 45.43% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29783 37261 41271
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +18 372 £45,000 +5.86% 44
London -10 152 £53,250 +6.50% 16
South East +88 107 £40,000 +23.07% 12
East Midlands +27 43 £40,000 +2.56% 2
West Midlands +28 40 £34,000 -17.07% 5
Northamptonshire +30 26 £46,250 +8.82% 2
Buckinghamshire - 24 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 24 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +48 23 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Kent +31 23 £39,000 +25.80% 3
Coventry +33 19 £46,000 -4.16% 2
Surrey +3 19 £52,500 +61.53% 3
City of London +31 17 £60,000 +3.44% 2
East of England +12 17 £60,000 +33.33%
North West -32 17 £33,328 -19.69% 3
Nottinghamshire 0 16 £37,500 -
Manchester -36 16 £32,914 -21.63% 3
Northampton +25 15 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Nottingham -1 15 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire +23 13 £60,000 +33.33%
Bedford - 12 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire +20 11 £60,000 +50.00%
Cambridge +13 11 £60,000 -
Luton +2 11 £60,000 +33.33%
Shropshire -2 11 £32,500 -20.73% 2
Kettering - 11 £60,000 -
Oxford - 11 £40,000 -
South West +8 10 £43,000 +32.30% 1
Solihull - 8 £30,313 - 1
Scotland +22 7 £37,500 +10.74%

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 469 (60.36%) Cisco
2 346 (44.53%) Firewall
3 300 (38.61%) Windows
4 285 (36.68%) Cisco Certification
5 279 (35.91%) VMware
6 248 (31.92%) LAN
7 245 (31.53%) WAN
8 238 (30.63%) ITIL
9 227 (29.21%) Microsoft
10 220 (28.31%) Data Centre
11 214 (27.54%) Active Directory
12 194 (24.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 188 (24.20%) CCNP
14 179 (23.04%) Wireless
15 176 (22.65%) Cisco Nexus
16 172 (22.14%) DNS
17 164 (21.11%) CCNA
17 164 (21.11%) Windows Server
18 149 (19.18%) CheckPoint
19 148 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
20 145 (18.66%) SAN
21 140 (18.02%) F5
22 139 (17.89%) VPN
22 139 (17.89%) DHCP
22 139 (17.89%) MPLS
23 133 (17.12%) SQL
24 132 (16.99%) Linux
25 121 (15.57%) BGP
26 119 (15.32%) OSPF
27 118 (15.19%) Windows Server 2012

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 65 (8.37%) MS Exchange
2 51 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (6.44%) IIS
4 39 (5.02%) Skype for Business
5 35 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 27 (3.47%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (1.42%) Apache
9 11 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (1.42%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.90%) Confluence
11 6 (0.77%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.13%) nginx
13 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.06%) MS Office
3 5 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 92 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (9.52%) Office 365
3 61 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (3.47%) SaaS
5 14 (1.80%) IaaS
6 10 (1.29%) Mimecast
6 10 (1.29%) PaaS
7 8 (1.03%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.39%) Google Drive
10 2 (0.26%) Akamai
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.26%) G Suite
11 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 346 (44.53%) Firewall
2 248 (31.92%) LAN
3 245 (31.53%) WAN
4 179 (23.04%) Wireless
5 176 (22.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 172 (22.14%) DNS
7 148 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
8 145 (18.66%) SAN
9 139 (17.89%) DHCP
9 139 (17.89%) MPLS
9 139 (17.89%) VPN
10 121 (15.57%) BGP
11 119 (15.32%) OSPF
12 115 (14.80%) TCP/IP
12 115 (14.80%) VoIP
13 89 (11.45%) Network Security
14 73 (9.40%) Cisco Wireless
15 72 (9.27%) EIGRP
16 62 (7.98%) VLAN
17 60 (7.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (1.93%) MySQL
7 14 (1.80%) Hadoop
8 11 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (1.16%) DB2
9 9 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (1.03%) Big Data
10 8 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (1.03%) OLAP
10 8 (1.03%) OLTP
10 8 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (3.22%) JIRA
2 11 (1.42%) Redmine
3 9 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.77%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.51%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.39%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.26%) CircleCI
8 2 (0.26%) Gatling
8 2 (0.26%) Hudson
8 2 (0.26%) JMeter
8 2 (0.26%) JUnit
8 2 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.13%) Ant
General
1 113 (14.54%) Finance
2 34 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.35%) Banking
4 15 (1.93%) Legal
4 15 (1.93%) Retail
5 11 (1.42%) Advertising
5 11 (1.42%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.16%) Law
7 8 (1.03%) Back Office
7 8 (1.03%) Military
8 7 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.51%) Marketing
11 3 (0.39%) Automotive
11 3 (0.39%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.26%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
13 1 (0.13%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 232 (29.86%) Network Engineer
2 114 (14.67%) Analyst
3 81 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 70 (9.01%) Support Engineer
5 64 (8.24%) Cisco Engineer
6 53 (6.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 50 (6.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 47 (6.05%) Senior Network Engineer
9 44 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
10 42 (5.41%) Administrator
11 38 (4.89%) Support Analyst
12 37 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
13 35 (4.50%) Applications Support
14 32 (4.12%) Network Analyst
15 31 (3.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 30 (3.86%) IT Engineer
17 29 (3.73%) Security Engineer
18 26 (3.35%) DBA
19 25 (3.22%) 3rd Line Support
20 24 (3.09%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.73%) Web Services
2 25 (3.22%) 802.1X
3 21 (2.70%) .NET
4 13 (1.67%) Middleware
5 8 (1.03%) XML
6 3 (0.39%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.39%) LAMP
6 3 (0.39%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (0.26%) CGI
7 2 (0.26%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.13%) CSS
8 1 (0.13%) ELK Stack
8 1 (0.13%) HTML
8 1 (0.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 220 (28.31%) Data Centre
2 61 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (6.05%) Management Information System
4 38 (4.89%) Clustering
5 27 (3.47%) Video Conferencing
6 26 (3.35%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.35%) PKI
7 22 (2.83%) Enterprise Storage
8 20 (2.57%) Statistics
9 18 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.80%) IVR
11 13 (1.67%) Replication
12 11 (1.42%) AS400
13 10 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 9 (1.16%) Blackberry
15 8 (1.03%) HP StoreVirtual
16 7 (0.90%) Driving Licence
17 6 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
17 6 (0.77%) Fintech
17 6 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 300 (38.61%) Windows
2 164 (21.11%) Windows Server
3 132 (16.99%) Linux
4 118 (15.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 114 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (6.95%) Unix
7 42 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (2.32%) Ubuntu
9 16 (2.06%) AIX
10 12 (1.54%) Debian
10 12 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (1.54%) Windows 7
11 11 (1.42%) CentOS
12 9 (1.16%) Windows XP
13 8 (1.03%) HPUX
13 8 (1.03%) OpenVMS
13 8 (1.03%) VyOS
13 8 (1.03%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.64%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (30.63%) ITIL
2 112 (14.41%) Network Monitoring
3 85 (10.94%) Problem Management
4 75 (9.65%) Service Delivery
5 68 (8.75%) Change Management
6 60 (7.72%) Load Balancing
7 59 (7.59%) High Availability
8 58 (7.46%) Network Management
9 52 (6.69%) Network Design
9 52 (6.69%) Patch Management
9 52 (6.69%) Performance Monitoring
10 48 (6.18%) Change Control
11 47 (6.05%) Migration
11 47 (6.05%) Project Management
12 40 (5.15%) Service Management
13 38 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
14 34 (4.38%) Incident Management
14 34 (4.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
15 33 (4.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
16 32 (4.12%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (17.12%) SQL
2 118 (15.19%) PowerShell
3 32 (4.12%) Python
4 26 (3.35%) Bash Shell
5 23 (2.96%) C
5 23 (2.96%) T-SQL
6 19 (2.45%) Perl
7 14 (1.80%) C#
7 14 (1.80%) Java
8 12 (1.54%) VB
9 11 (1.42%) Korn
9 11 (1.42%) Shell Script
10 7 (0.90%) Ruby
11 5 (0.64%) VBScript
12 4 (0.51%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.39%) PHP
14 2 (0.26%) R
15 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.13%) Lua
Qualifications
1 285 (36.68%) Cisco Certification
2 188 (24.20%) CCNP
3 164 (21.11%) CCNA
4 79 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 76 (9.78%) Degree
6 66 (8.49%) MCSE
7 49 (6.31%) CCIE
8 32 (4.12%) Security Cleared
9 31 (3.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 24 (3.09%) CISSP
11 22 (2.83%) MCITP
12 15 (1.93%) GIAC
12 15 (1.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 15 (1.93%) SANS
13 14 (1.80%) CompTIA Security+
13 14 (1.80%) MCSA
13 14 (1.80%) Security+ Certification
13 14 (1.80%) SSCP
14 13 (1.67%) CCDP
14 13 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (8.11%) SLA
2 27 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (2.57%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.39%) BS7799
5 1 (0.13%) GPG13
5 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 214 (27.54%) Active Directory
2 194 (24.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (5.53%) Virtual Servers
4 39 (5.02%) Hyper-V
5 35 (4.50%) XenApp
6 32 (4.12%) VMware ESX
7 28 (3.60%) vSphere
8 20 (2.57%) NFS
9 19 (2.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 13 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (1.42%) Docker
11 11 (1.42%) Samba
11 11 (1.42%) Xen
12 10 (1.29%) ISA Server
12 10 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
13 9 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (1.03%) Snort
15 7 (0.90%) DFS Replication
15 7 (0.90%) ProxySG
15 7 (0.90%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 93 (11.97%) Cisco Prime
2 91 (11.71%) SCOM
3 87 (11.20%) Nagios
4 84 (10.81%) SCCM
5 55 (7.08%) SolarWinds Orion
6 34 (4.38%) Cisco CUCM
7 32 (4.12%) Puppet
8 30 (3.86%) Ansible
9 16 (2.06%) Cacti
9 16 (2.06%) FortiGate
10 14 (1.80%) WSUS
11 13 (1.67%) ZABBIX
12 12 (1.54%) Cisco CME
13 11 (1.42%) HP SIM
14 10 (1.29%) HAProxy
15 9 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
15 9 (1.16%) RSA Security Analytics
16 8 (1.03%) EnCase
16 8 (1.03%) Nessus
16 8 (1.03%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 469 (60.36%) Cisco
2 279 (35.91%) VMware
3 227 (29.21%) Microsoft
4 149 (19.18%) CheckPoint
5 140 (18.02%) F5
6 114 (14.67%) Juniper
7 110 (14.16%) HP
8 106 (13.64%) Citrix
9 100 (12.87%) Palo Alto
10 73 (9.40%) NetApp
11 62 (7.98%) Riverbed
12 49 (6.31%) Forcepoint
13 44 (5.66%) IBM
13 44 (5.66%) Meraki
14 37 (4.76%) EMC
15 35 (4.50%) Avaya
16 34 (4.38%) Blue Coat
16 34 (4.38%) LANDesk
17 33 (4.25%) Splunk
18 28 (3.60%) Dell
London
The North Starr
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £5000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 Per Annum plus benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+15% bonus , health , pension
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary + variable + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 8 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Bonuses/Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CACI Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 14 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago