Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 281 307
Rank change year-on-year -10 +26 +84
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 55 56 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.54% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 1.26% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54 46 64
City of London median annual salary £61,250 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.26% +17.39% +1.77%
10th Percentile £51,250 £46,875 £45,375
90th Percentile £74,250 £84,375 £68,675
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £58,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.13% +6.82% -

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 4,740 4,431 5,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.50% 42.84% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4,119 3,938 4,953
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,675 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 - 2 £57,500 -
SolarWinds
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 41 (74.55%) VMware
2 36 (65.45%) Cisco
3 35 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (60.00%) Firewall
5 27 (49.09%) Windows
6 26 (47.27%) DNS
6 26 (47.27%) CheckPoint
6 26 (47.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (45.45%) Finance
8 24 (43.64%) HP
8 24 (43.64%) Network Security
9 23 (41.82%) CCNP
9 23 (41.82%) DHCP
10 22 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (38.18%) Wireless
12 20 (36.36%) CISSP
12 20 (36.36%) Infoblox
12 20 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
12 20 (36.36%) NX-OS
13 19 (34.55%) NetScaler
13 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (34.55%) Linux
13 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
14 18 (32.73%) Juniper
14 18 (32.73%) ITSM
14 18 (32.73%) OSPF
14 18 (32.73%) BGP
15 17 (30.91%) Change Management
15 17 (30.91%) Service Management

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 16 (29.09%) IIS
2 12 (21.82%) Confluence
2 12 (21.82%) Tomcat
3 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
5 5 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (5.45%) Skype for Business
8 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MetaTrader
2 2 (3.64%) Elite 3E
3 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) NuGet
2 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.45%) Office 365
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (60.00%) Firewall
2 26 (47.27%) Cisco Nexus
2 26 (47.27%) DNS
3 24 (43.64%) Network Security
4 23 (41.82%) DHCP
5 22 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (38.18%) Wireless
7 20 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
7 20 (36.36%) NX-OS
8 19 (34.55%) NetScaler
9 18 (32.73%) BGP
9 18 (32.73%) OSPF
10 15 (27.27%) BIG-IP
10 15 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 15 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 14 (25.45%) WAN
12 13 (23.64%) LAN
13 12 (21.82%) Internet
14 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
15 7 (12.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 17 (30.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Ant
1 12 (21.82%) CA Release Automation
1 12 (21.82%) Eclipse
1 12 (21.82%) Fiddler
1 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
1 12 (21.82%) IntelliJ
1 12 (21.82%) JIRA
1 12 (21.82%) Maven
1 12 (21.82%) ReSharper
1 12 (21.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (21.82%) TeamCity
1 12 (21.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Network Security Specialist
1 15 (27.27%) Network Specialist
1 15 (27.27%) Security Specialist
1 15 (27.27%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 15 (27.27%) Senior Network Security Specialist
1 15 (27.27%) Senior Network Specialist
1 15 (27.27%) Senior Security Specialist
2 12 (21.82%) Automation Engineer
2 12 (21.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Network Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Security Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Linux Scripter
7 3 (5.45%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) .NET
2 12 (21.82%) ActiveMQ
2 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
2 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (21.82%) JSON
2 12 (21.82%) REST
2 12 (21.82%) SOAP
2 12 (21.82%) TIBCO EMS
2 12 (21.82%) Web Services
2 12 (21.82%) XML
3 2 (3.64%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (3.64%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.45%) HP Storage
2 3 (5.45%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.64%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (3.64%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (49.09%) Windows
2 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (25.45%) CentOS
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
6 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) ITSM
2 17 (30.91%) Change Management
2 17 (30.91%) Service Management
3 16 (29.09%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (25.45%) DevOps
5 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
5 12 (21.82%) MVC
5 12 (21.82%) Release Management
6 8 (14.55%) ITIL
7 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.09%) DNA
8 5 (9.09%) IT Strategy
8 5 (9.09%) Network Architecture
9 3 (5.45%) Change Control
9 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.45%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (3.64%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.64%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (3.64%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) Perl
2 15 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 14 (25.45%) Java
4 12 (21.82%) C#
4 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.91%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.91%) Python
6 3 (5.45%) SQL
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) Ruby
7 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (41.82%) CCNP
3 20 (36.36%) CISSP
4 17 (30.91%) CCSE
5 15 (27.27%) CLAS
6 8 (14.55%) CCNA
7 5 (9.09%) CCDA
7 5 (9.09%) CCDP
7 5 (9.09%) CCSA
8 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.64%) CCSP
9 2 (3.64%) MCP
9 2 (3.64%) MCSA
9 2 (3.64%) MCSE
10 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (29.09%) XenServer
3 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.45%) vSphere
5 2 (3.64%) DFS Replication
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.64%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.82%) VMware NSX
6 1 (1.82%) XenApp
6 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) Kibana
1 12 (21.82%) logstash
1 12 (21.82%) Perfmon
2 7 (12.73%) Nagios
2 7 (12.73%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (9.09%) TrustSec
4 3 (5.45%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.45%) SCCM
4 3 (5.45%) vCenter Server
4 3 (5.45%) WSUS
5 2 (3.64%) Ansible
5 2 (3.64%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (3.64%) Cacti
5 2 (3.64%) Puppet
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco CME
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (74.55%) VMware
2 36 (65.45%) Cisco
3 26 (47.27%) CheckPoint
4 24 (43.64%) HP
5 20 (36.36%) Infoblox
6 18 (32.73%) Juniper
7 16 (29.09%) Blue Coat
7 16 (29.09%) F5
8 15 (27.27%) Imperva
9 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
9 12 (21.82%) TIBCO
10 8 (14.55%) NetApp
10 8 (14.55%) Riverbed
11 7 (12.73%) Citrix
12 6 (10.91%) Dell
13 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
14 3 (5.45%) Fortinet
14 3 (5.45%) IBM
14 3 (5.45%) Symantec
15 2 (3.64%) NetScout