Period
to 27 November 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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 290 310
Rank change year-on-year +104 +20 -26
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 21 31 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.31% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% 0.84% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 42
Median annual salary £85,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% +13.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £46,625 £61,000 £38,900
90th Percentile £102,125 £73,750 £74,625
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +30.77% +13.04% +7.48%

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 1,414 3,676 4,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.94% 36.82% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,174 3,150 3,746
Median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +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 27 November 2020.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) SCCM
4 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
4 11 (52.38%) Azure
4 11 (52.38%) Cisco
5 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) VMware
6 9 (42.86%) Firewall
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2016
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2019
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 7 (33.33%) Multicast
7 7 (33.33%) Ansible
7 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (33.33%) SAN
7 7 (33.33%) Python
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 6 (28.57%) Change Management
8 6 (28.57%) SCOM
8 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (28.57%) Patch Management
8 6 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Azure
2 5 (23.81%) AWS
2 5 (23.81%) IaaS
2 5 (23.81%) PaaS
2 5 (23.81%) SaaS
3 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) Multicast
2 7 (33.33%) SAN
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 5 (23.81%) BGP
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (23.81%) LAN
4 5 (23.81%) Network Security
4 5 (23.81%) OSPF
4 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 5 (23.81%) WAN
4 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (23.81%) Wireless
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (19.05%) VXLAN
6 3 (14.29%) MPLS
6 3 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Law
3 2 (9.52%) Police
3 2 (9.52%) Public Sector
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Architect
1 4 (19.05%) Azure Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) Engineering Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Network Engineering Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Network Manager
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) JSON
1 4 (19.05%) Regular Expression
1 4 (19.05%) YAML
2 1 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
2 5 (23.81%) Public Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) EMC VNX
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2016
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2019
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) Patch Management
3 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
3 5 (23.81%) ITSM
3 5 (23.81%) Software Asset Management
4 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
4 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
4 4 (19.05%) Microservices
4 4 (19.05%) Network Virtualisation
4 4 (19.05%) People Management
4 4 (19.05%) Product Roadmap
4 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
4 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
5 3 (14.29%) Architecture Roadmap
5 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
2 7 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCIE
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Docker
3 4 (19.05%) XenApp
3 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) SCCM
2 7 (33.33%) Ansible
3 6 (28.57%) SCOM
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (23.81%) WSUS
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (9.52%) Control-M
6 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
6 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
6 2 (9.52%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (4.76%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) F5
4 5 (23.81%) Palo Alto
5 4 (19.05%) Arista
5 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
5 4 (19.05%) Riverbed
5 4 (19.05%) Splunk
6 2 (9.52%) BMC
6 2 (9.52%) Dell
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
6 2 (9.52%) Intel
6 2 (9.52%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.52%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) Radianz