Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 293 281 311
Rank change year-on-year -12 +30 +15
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 42 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.46% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 1.09% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 29
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £49,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £72,500 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +12.15%

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 4,049 4,402 4,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.42% 42.17% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,581 3,847 4,208
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 22 (52.38%) Nagios
2 19 (45.24%) DevOps
3 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
4 15 (35.71%) SaaS
4 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
4 15 (35.71%) Firewall
4 15 (35.71%) Cisco
4 15 (35.71%) Algorithmic Trading
5 14 (33.33%) Finance
6 13 (30.95%) Windows
7 10 (23.81%) Riverbed
7 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (21.43%) SAN
8 9 (21.43%) DNS
8 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
8 9 (21.43%) WAN
8 9 (21.43%) Network Management
8 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
9 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
9 8 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (19.05%) LAN
9 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
9 8 (19.05%) ITIL
9 8 (19.05%) Wireless
9 8 (19.05%) VMware
9 8 (19.05%) Wireshark
10 7 (16.67%) MPLS
10 7 (16.67%) CCNP
10 7 (16.67%) CCNA

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 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (35.71%) SaaS
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) Firewall
2 9 (21.43%) DNS
2 9 (21.43%) SAN
2 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.43%) WAN
3 8 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (19.05%) LAN
3 8 (19.05%) Wireless
3 8 (19.05%) Wireshark
4 7 (16.67%) MPLS
5 6 (14.29%) BGP
5 6 (14.29%) DHCP
5 6 (14.29%) OSPF
5 6 (14.29%) VoIP
6 5 (11.90%) Network Security
6 5 (11.90%) VPN
7 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (9.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) IDOL
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
2 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Monitoring Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) Network Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Network Support
7 4 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Cisco Support
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Support
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Support
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) XMPP
2 2 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.76%) JSON
2 2 (4.76%) LDAP
2 2 (4.76%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.76%) YAML
3 1 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) PKI
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (2.38%) SCADA
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 6 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (4.76%) CentOS
4 2 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) DevOps
2 15 (35.71%) Algorithmic Trading
3 9 (21.43%) Network Management
4 8 (19.05%) ITIL
5 6 (14.29%) High Availability
5 6 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
7 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.14%) Network Design
7 3 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.14%) Task Automation
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.76%) Microservices
8 2 (4.76%) Network Virtualisation
8 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (4.76%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.67%) CCNA
2 7 (16.67%) CCNP
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) CCIE
4 2 (4.76%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (4.76%) MCP
4 2 (4.76%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CCDA
5 1 (2.38%) CCDP
5 1 (2.38%) CCSA
5 1 (2.38%) CISSP
5 1 (2.38%) HND
5 1 (2.38%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Docker
3 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (52.38%) Nagios
2 5 (11.90%) SCOM
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (9.52%) vCenter Server
4 2 (4.76%) Ansible
4 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.76%) Check_MK
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.38%) Clonezilla
5 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.38%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (2.38%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco
2 10 (23.81%) Riverbed
3 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.05%) VMware
4 6 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 6 (14.29%) Splunk
5 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
5 5 (11.90%) F5
6 4 (9.52%) HP
6 4 (9.52%) Symantec
7 3 (7.14%) AppDynamics
7 3 (7.14%) Arista
7 3 (7.14%) Citrix
7 3 (7.14%) Qualys
7 3 (7.14%) Veeam
8 2 (4.76%) FireEye
8 2 (4.76%) ForeScout
8 2 (4.76%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.76%) iManage
8 2 (4.76%) Intapp