Period
to 21 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 271 315
Rank change year-on-year -31 +44 +67
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 51 61 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.46% 0.60% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 1.40% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 44
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £41,700 £46,250 £50,575
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +20.00%

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 4,489 4,354 5,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.65% 42.85% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3,906 3,876 4,550
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £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 September 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 September 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 - 1 £50,000 -
SolarWinds
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 27 (52.94%) Cisco
2 25 (49.02%) VMware
3 24 (47.06%) Finance
3 24 (47.06%) Firewall
4 22 (43.14%) Windows
5 21 (41.18%) DNS
6 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (37.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (35.29%) Nagios
8 18 (35.29%) Wireless
9 16 (31.37%) CheckPoint
10 15 (29.41%) HP
10 15 (29.41%) WAN
10 15 (29.41%) DHCP
10 15 (29.41%) CCNP
10 15 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (29.41%) Network Security
10 15 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
11 13 (25.49%) Infoblox
11 13 (25.49%) DevOps
11 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
11 13 (25.49%) CISSP
11 13 (25.49%) LAN
11 13 (25.49%) NX-OS
12 12 (23.53%) Linux
12 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
12 12 (23.53%) Riverbed
13 11 (21.57%) Network Monitoring

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 6 (11.76%) IIS
2 5 (9.80%) Confluence
2 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MetaTrader
2 1 (1.96%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.80%) NuGet
1 5 (9.80%) SaaS
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (47.06%) Firewall
2 21 (41.18%) DNS
3 19 (37.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (35.29%) Wireless
5 15 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
5 15 (29.41%) DHCP
5 15 (29.41%) Network Security
5 15 (29.41%) WAN
6 13 (25.49%) LAN
6 13 (25.49%) NX-OS
7 11 (21.57%) BGP
7 11 (21.57%) OSPF
8 10 (19.61%) SAN
8 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
9 9 (17.65%) WLAN
10 8 (15.69%) BIG-IP
10 8 (15.69%) NetScaler
11 7 (13.73%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (13.73%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) IDOL
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Ant
2 5 (9.80%) CA Release Automation
2 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
2 5 (9.80%) Fiddler
2 5 (9.80%) IntelliJ
2 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.80%) JIRA
2 5 (9.80%) Maven
2 5 (9.80%) ReSharper
2 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
2 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Law
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Network Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Monitoring Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Network Security Specialist
3 7 (13.73%) Network Specialist
3 7 (13.73%) Security Specialist
3 7 (13.73%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 7 (13.73%) Senior Network Security Specialist
3 7 (13.73%) Senior Network Specialist
3 7 (13.73%) Senior Security Specialist
4 6 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (9.80%) JSON
2 5 (9.80%) REST
2 5 (9.80%) SOAP
2 5 (9.80%) TIBCO EMS
2 5 (9.80%) Web Services
2 5 (9.80%) XML
3 3 (5.88%) LDAP
4 2 (3.92%) XMPP
5 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) Clustering
2 3 (5.88%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (5.88%) PKI
2 3 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Windows
2 12 (23.53%) Linux
3 9 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 7 (13.73%) CentOS
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) Unix
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) DevOps
2 11 (21.57%) ITSM
2 11 (21.57%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (21.57%) Service Management
3 9 (17.65%) ITIL
4 7 (13.73%) Change Management
4 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.76%) DNA
5 6 (11.76%) High Availability
5 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (11.76%) IT Strategy
5 6 (11.76%) Network Architecture
6 5 (9.80%) Algorithmic Trading
6 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.80%) MVC
6 5 (9.80%) Network Management
6 5 (9.80%) Release Management
7 4 (7.84%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.84%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
2 7 (13.73%) Perl
3 5 (9.80%) C#
3 5 (9.80%) Java
3 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.84%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) SQL
6 2 (3.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (29.41%) CCNP
3 13 (25.49%) CISSP
4 11 (21.57%) CCNA
5 7 (13.73%) CCSE
5 7 (13.73%) CLAS
6 6 (11.76%) CCDA
6 6 (11.76%) CCDP
6 6 (11.76%) CCSA
7 4 (7.84%) MCP
8 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.92%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (3.92%) MCSA
9 2 (3.92%) MCSE
9 2 (3.92%) RHCSA
10 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.96%) Degree
10 1 (1.96%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
3 8 (15.69%) XenServer
4 4 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.92%) vSphere
7 1 (1.96%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.96%) XenApp
7 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) Nagios
2 6 (11.76%) SCOM
2 6 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (11.76%) TrustSec
3 5 (9.80%) Kibana
3 5 (9.80%) logstash
3 5 (9.80%) Perfmon
4 4 (7.84%) vCenter Server
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (3.92%) Ansible
6 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.96%) Check_MK
7 1 (1.96%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Cisco
2 25 (49.02%) VMware
3 16 (31.37%) CheckPoint
4 15 (29.41%) HP
5 13 (25.49%) Infoblox
6 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 12 (23.53%) Riverbed
7 10 (19.61%) F5
7 10 (19.61%) Juniper
8 8 (15.69%) Blue Coat
9 7 (13.73%) Imperva
10 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
10 5 (9.80%) TIBCO
11 4 (7.84%) Citrix
11 4 (7.84%) NetApp
11 4 (7.84%) Palo Alto
11 4 (7.84%) Splunk
12 3 (5.88%) AppDynamics
12 3 (5.88%) IBM
12 3 (5.88%) Veeam