Period
to 17 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 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.

SolarWinds
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 298 297 267
Rank change year-on-year -1 -30 +44
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 31 51 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.46% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 1.15% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 23 48 51
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.64% -2.08% -
10th Percentile £53,250 £41,300 £45,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £75,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -5.98%

SolarWinds is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,860 4,424 4,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.45% 39.98% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,364 3,862 3,776
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in the City of London

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds in the City of London.

Salary trend for SolarWinds in the City of London

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) DNS
3 14 (45.16%) Cisco
3 14 (45.16%) VMware
4 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
5 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (35.48%) Firewall
6 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
6 11 (35.48%) Citrix
6 11 (35.48%) ITIL
7 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
8 9 (29.03%) DHCP
8 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
9 8 (25.81%) Azure
10 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
11 6 (19.35%) Nagios
11 6 (19.35%) SLA
11 6 (19.35%) SAN
11 6 (19.35%) VPN
11 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (16.13%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (16.13%) Riverbed
12 5 (16.13%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (16.13%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (16.13%) Technical Leadership
12 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (16.13%) Linux
12 5 (16.13%) WAN
12 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.68%) Acrobat
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Azure
2 4 (12.90%) AWS
3 3 (9.68%) SaaS
4 2 (6.45%) Datadog
4 2 (6.45%) Office 365
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) DNS
2 11 (35.48%) Firewall
3 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
4 9 (29.03%) DHCP
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (19.35%) SAN
6 6 (19.35%) VPN
7 5 (16.13%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (16.13%) WAN
7 5 (16.13%) Wireless
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (12.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (12.90%) SSL
9 3 (9.68%) BGP
9 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (9.68%) Internet
9 3 (9.68%) IPsec
9 3 (9.68%) LAN
9 3 (9.68%) MPLS
9 3 (9.68%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Wintel Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Monitoring Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Server Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Fixed Income
2 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Unix
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.23%) Android
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Leadership
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Algorithmic Trading
5 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.68%) Change Control
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) Storage Management
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (6.45%) Fintech
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Network Management
6 2 (6.45%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) CCA
2 4 (12.90%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCNP
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CCIE
4 1 (3.23%) CCSA
4 1 (3.23%) CISA
4 1 (3.23%) CISSP
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (16.13%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (16.13%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (16.13%) XenApp
4 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.23%) VMware NSX
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Nagios
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
3 2 (6.45%) Ansible
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (6.45%) Packer
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (6.45%) Terraform
4 1 (3.23%) Check_MK
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.23%) SCOM
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco
1 14 (45.16%) VMware
2 11 (35.48%) Citrix
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Riverbed
4 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
4 4 (12.90%) F5
4 4 (12.90%) Palo Alto
4 4 (12.90%) Qualys
5 3 (9.68%) Adobe
6 2 (6.45%) AlgoSec
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) iManage
7 1 (3.23%) LogLogic
7 1 (3.23%) Meraki
7 1 (3.23%) TippingPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Zscaler