Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 281 290 284
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +19
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 31 47 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.45% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 1.13% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 50
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% -8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £55,125 £38,493 £44,625
90th Percentile £86,250 £69,000 £72,625
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% -8.00% +4.17%

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 3,363 4,158 4,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.94% 40.01% 42.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,810 3,685 3,981
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £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 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the City of London

SolarWinds
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £62,500 -
SolarWinds
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 18 (58.06%) Cisco
2 17 (54.84%) Firewall
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (38.71%) DNS
5 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
5 11 (35.48%) ITIL
5 11 (35.48%) Finance
6 10 (32.26%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) F5
7 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (29.03%) Cisco ISE
7 9 (29.03%) Palo Alto
7 9 (29.03%) WAN
7 9 (29.03%) DHCP
7 9 (29.03%) Azure
7 9 (29.03%) AWS
8 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
8 8 (25.81%) CCNP
8 8 (25.81%) LAN
8 8 (25.81%) VPN
8 8 (25.81%) Meraki
9 7 (22.58%) Symantec
9 7 (22.58%) CCNA
10 6 (19.35%) Riverbed
10 6 (19.35%) Wireless
10 6 (19.35%) Network Design
10 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
10 6 (19.35%) Aruba
11 5 (16.13%) Open Source

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Acrobat
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) AWS
1 9 (29.03%) Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 3 (9.68%) Datadog
4 2 (6.45%) G Suite
4 2 (6.45%) Office 365
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) DNS
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco ISE
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (29.03%) DHCP
3 9 (29.03%) WAN
4 8 (25.81%) LAN
4 8 (25.81%) VPN
5 6 (19.35%) Wireless
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (16.13%) Internet
6 5 (16.13%) IPsec
6 5 (16.13%) Network Security
6 5 (16.13%) SAN
6 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
6 5 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (12.90%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (12.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (9.68%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) InstallShield
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) International Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Incident Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Lead Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Security Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Security Incident Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Incident Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (6.45%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Fixed Income
2 3 (9.68%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.23%) CMDB
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
3 6 (19.35%) Network Design
4 5 (16.13%) Decision-Making
4 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
4 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.13%) Open Source
5 4 (12.90%) Case Management
5 4 (12.90%) Change Control
5 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (12.90%) Information Security
5 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (12.90%) SIEM
5 4 (12.90%) Threat Detection
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.68%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (9.68%) Fintech
6 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (9.68%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.68%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.81%) CCNP
3 7 (22.58%) CCNA
4 4 (12.90%) GCFE
5 3 (9.68%) CCA
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.23%) CCIE
6 1 (3.23%) CCSA
6 1 (3.23%) CISA
6 1 (3.23%) CISSP
6 1 (3.23%) MCSA
6 1 (3.23%) MCSE
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (9.68%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Ansible
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (9.68%) Nagios
1 3 (9.68%) Packer
1 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (9.68%) Terraform
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.23%) Netcool
3 1 (3.23%) NetMRI
3 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) F5
4 9 (29.03%) Palo Alto
5 8 (25.81%) Meraki
6 7 (22.58%) Symantec
7 6 (19.35%) Aruba
7 6 (19.35%) Riverbed
8 5 (16.13%) VMware
9 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
9 4 (12.90%) Citrix
9 4 (12.90%) Splunk
10 3 (9.68%) IBM
10 3 (9.68%) Qualys
10 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
11 2 (6.45%) Adobe
11 2 (6.45%) Draytek
11 2 (6.45%) Forcepoint
11 2 (6.45%) Google
11 2 (6.45%) Kerio