Period
to 25 October 2021

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 October 2021 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 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 217 175 300
Rank change year-on-year -42 +125 +6
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 41 20 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.69% 0.55% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.15% 1.58% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 26
10th Percentile £48,462 £45,500 £56,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £47,981 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -15.38% +13.04%
75th Percentile £75,000 £98,125 £72,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £102,500 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% -15.38% +13.04%

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 1,909 1,263 3,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.99% 34.96% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,641 1,055 3,237
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 October 2021.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 34 (82.93%) Cisco
2 29 (70.73%) Azure
3 26 (63.41%) Finance
4 25 (60.98%) Fortinet
5 21 (51.22%) FortiGate
6 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
7 17 (41.46%) Project Management
7 17 (41.46%) Validation
7 17 (41.46%) Business Analysis
7 17 (41.46%) Banking
7 17 (41.46%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (34.15%) Firewall
9 13 (31.71%) Network Security
10 9 (21.95%) VMware
10 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
11 8 (19.51%) Social Skills
11 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (19.51%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (19.51%) Change Management
12 7 (17.07%) VPN
12 7 (17.07%) WAN
12 7 (17.07%) Python
12 7 (17.07%) Terraform
12 7 (17.07%) Meraki
12 7 (17.07%) Ansible
13 6 (14.63%) Palo Alto
13 6 (14.63%) LAN
13 6 (14.63%) ITIL
13 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement

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 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 29 (70.73%) Azure
2 17 (41.46%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (9.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (2.44%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (2.44%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 13 (31.71%) Network Security
3 7 (17.07%) VPN
3 7 (17.07%) WAN
4 6 (14.63%) LAN
5 5 (12.20%) BGP
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (12.20%) OSPF
5 5 (12.20%) SD-WAN
5 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Firepower
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (7.32%) MPLS
7 3 (7.32%) Multicast
7 3 (7.32%) SAN
7 3 (7.32%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JMeter
1 3 (7.32%) LoadRunner
1 3 (7.32%) NeoLoad
1 3 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (63.41%) Finance
2 17 (41.46%) Banking
3 8 (19.51%) Social Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Police
5 1 (2.44%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
1 13 (31.71%) Banking Project Manager
1 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure Manager
1 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 13 (31.71%) Project Manager
2 11 (26.83%) Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Network Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) Banking Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) Banking Business Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) Business Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Project Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Business Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Network Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) DataPower
3 4 (9.76%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Business Analysis
1 17 (41.46%) Project Management
1 17 (41.46%) Validation
2 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (19.51%) Change Management
4 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
5 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (12.20%) Scrum
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps
6 4 (9.76%) Network Design
7 3 (7.32%) Change Control
7 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.32%) Network Management
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Requirements Gathering
7 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Python
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.32%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) CCNP
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) CCIE
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (51.22%) FortiGate
2 7 (17.07%) Ansible
2 7 (17.07%) Terraform
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Cisco
2 25 (60.98%) Fortinet
3 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.95%) VMware
5 7 (17.07%) Meraki
6 6 (14.63%) Palo Alto
7 5 (12.20%) Aruba
7 5 (12.20%) IBM
8 4 (9.76%) CA
9 3 (7.32%) AppDynamics
9 3 (7.32%) Dynatrace
9 3 (7.32%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.44%) Citrix
10 1 (2.44%) Juniper
10 1 (2.44%) Polycom
10 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.44%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.44%) Symantec
10 1 (2.44%) Zscaler