Period
to 1 August 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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 211 211 300
Rank change year-on-year 0 +89 +5
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 41 20 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.73% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 1.06% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 27
10th Percentile £48,462 £29,800 £33,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £50,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £82,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.15% +43.48% -11.54%
75th Percentile £78,750 £89,375 £65,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £95,250 £72,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £82,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -21.21% +43.48% -

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 1,761 1,878 3,899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.53% 35.80% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,506 1,575 3,468
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £45,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £101,875 £92,500 £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 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 28 (68.29%) Azure
2 27 (65.85%) Cisco
3 22 (53.66%) Fortinet
4 20 (48.78%) VMware
4 20 (48.78%) FortiGate
5 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
6 15 (36.59%) Windows
6 15 (36.59%) Finance
6 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (34.15%) Firewall
8 13 (31.71%) Validation
8 13 (31.71%) Project Management
8 13 (31.71%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (31.71%) Business Analysis
8 13 (31.71%) Banking
9 12 (29.27%) Data Centre
9 12 (29.27%) Social Skills
10 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
10 11 (26.83%) JSON
11 10 (24.39%) SCCM
11 10 (24.39%) Python
11 10 (24.39%) LAN
11 10 (24.39%) WAN
11 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
11 10 (24.39%) Ansible
12 9 (21.95%) Microsoft 365
12 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
12 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2019
12 9 (21.95%) Change Management
12 9 (21.95%) Network Security

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 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 28 (68.29%) Azure
2 13 (31.71%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft 365
4 8 (19.51%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (7.32%) AWS
6 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) LAN
2 10 (24.39%) WAN
3 9 (21.95%) Network Security
4 7 (17.07%) Cisco Firepower
4 7 (17.07%) Cisco ISE
4 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
4 7 (17.07%) SD-WAN
5 6 (14.63%) VPN
6 4 (9.76%) BGP
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (7.32%) OSPF
7 3 (7.32%) SAN
7 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.32%) Wireless
7 3 (7.32%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (4.88%) Multicast
8 2 (4.88%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JMeter
1 3 (7.32%) LoadRunner
1 3 (7.32%) NeoLoad
1 3 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Banking
3 12 (29.27%) Social Skills
4 5 (12.20%) Legal
5 4 (9.76%) Law
6 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.32%) Back Office
7 2 (4.88%) Police
7 2 (4.88%) Public Sector
7 2 (4.88%) Retail
8 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
1 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Banking Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Banking Business Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Banking Project Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Business Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Project Manager
3 8 (19.51%) Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Network Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Project Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Business Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) PowerShell Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) JSON
2 2 (4.88%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.88%) YAML
3 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2019
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (9.76%) Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Business Analysis
1 13 (31.71%) Project Management
1 13 (31.71%) Validation
2 9 (21.95%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (21.95%) Change Management
3 7 (17.07%) DevOps
3 7 (17.07%) Network Design
4 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Project Delivery
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) Matrix Management
6 3 (7.32%) OO
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
2 10 (24.39%) Python
3 3 (7.32%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.88%) CISSP
4 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) CCNP
5 1 (2.44%) CCVP
5 1 (2.44%) CISM
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.07%) VMware NSX
4 5 (12.20%) Docker
5 3 (7.32%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (4.88%) vSphere
7 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.44%) XenApp
7 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) FortiGate
2 10 (24.39%) Ansible
2 10 (24.39%) SCCM
3 7 (17.07%) Terraform
4 4 (9.76%) SCOM
5 3 (7.32%) Kubernetes
6 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Cisco
2 22 (53.66%) Fortinet
3 20 (48.78%) VMware
4 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.07%) CA
6 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.32%) AppDynamics
7 3 (7.32%) Dynatrace
7 3 (7.32%) F5
7 3 (7.32%) iManage
7 3 (7.32%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (7.32%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.88%) Arista
8 2 (4.88%) Juniper
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.88%) Splunk
8 2 (4.88%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Citrix
9 1 (2.44%) Sophos