Period
to 25 September 2020

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 25 September 2020 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
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 182 301 295
Rank change year-on-year +119 -6 -23
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 20 26 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 0.26% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 0.66% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 49
Median annual salary £82,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £45,500 £51,375 £41,700
90th Percentile £102,500 £68,625 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £82,500 £58,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year +40.43% +2.17% -

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 1,368 3,955 4,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.99% 39.15% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,113 3,479 3,856
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,508 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing SolarWinds in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (45.00%) Python
3 9 (45.00%) Azure
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) BGP
4 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (35.00%) Change Management
5 7 (35.00%) OSPF
5 7 (35.00%) Wireless
5 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (35.00%) Multicast
5 7 (35.00%) Ansible
5 7 (35.00%) Wireshark
5 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (35.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (30.00%) SCCM
6 6 (30.00%) Splunk
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) LAN
7 5 (25.00%) WAN
7 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (25.00%) CCNP
7 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) SAN

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 5 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Azure
2 5 (25.00%) AWS
3 4 (20.00%) IaaS
3 4 (20.00%) PaaS
3 4 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) BGP
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (35.00%) Multicast
3 7 (35.00%) OSPF
3 7 (35.00%) Wireless
3 7 (35.00%) Wireshark
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
4 5 (25.00%) SAN
4 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (25.00%) VXLAN
4 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Police
3 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Engineering Manager
1 5 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineering Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) PowerShell Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) JSON
1 5 (25.00%) Regular Expression
1 5 (25.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (35.00%) Change Management
3 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 5 (25.00%) Microservices
3 5 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 5 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 5 (25.00%) People Management
3 5 (25.00%) Product Roadmap
3 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (20.00%) ITSM
4 4 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Control
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Python
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) CCIE
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) GCFE
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Ansible
2 6 (30.00%) SCCM
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (20.00%) WSUS
4 3 (15.00%) Nagios
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (5.00%) Control-M
6 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
6 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (30.00%) Splunk
5 5 (25.00%) Arista
5 5 (25.00%) F5
5 5 (25.00%) Fortinet
5 5 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Juniper
8 2 (10.00%) Meraki
9 1 (5.00%) BMC
9 1 (5.00%) CyberArk
9 1 (5.00%) Dell
9 1 (5.00%) EMC
9 1 (5.00%) Intel
9 1 (5.00%) NetApp
9 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (5.00%) Symantec