Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 277 315
Rank change year-on-year -27 +38 +68
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 46 53 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.52% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 1.23% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 33
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% +15.00%
10th Percentile £38,900 £41,250 £50,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.48% -6.96% +15.00%

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 4,349 4,293 4,924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.04% 42.33% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,801 3,802 4,428
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £83,750
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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 26 (56.52%) Nagios
2 19 (41.30%) Cisco
3 18 (39.13%) Windows
4 17 (36.96%) Finance
5 16 (34.78%) Firewall
5 16 (34.78%) DevOps
6 14 (30.43%) VMware
6 14 (30.43%) DNS
7 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
8 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.09%) WAN
8 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
8 12 (26.09%) Algorithmic Trading
8 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
8 12 (26.09%) SaaS
9 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
10 10 (21.74%) Wireless
10 10 (21.74%) LAN
10 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
11 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
11 9 (19.57%) Riverbed
11 9 (19.57%) CCNA
11 9 (19.57%) SAN
11 9 (19.57%) ITIL
12 8 (17.39%) Linux
12 8 (17.39%) DHCP
12 8 (17.39%) HP
12 8 (17.39%) 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 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) SaaS
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.52%) Office 365
4 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) Firewall
2 14 (30.43%) DNS
3 12 (26.09%) WAN
4 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
5 10 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (21.74%) LAN
5 10 (21.74%) Wireless
6 9 (19.57%) SAN
7 8 (17.39%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (17.39%) DHCP
7 8 (17.39%) Network Security
8 7 (15.22%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (13.04%) WLAN
10 5 (10.87%) BGP
10 5 (10.87%) NX-OS
10 5 (10.87%) OSPF
10 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (10.87%) Wireshark
11 4 (8.70%) DMZ
11 4 (8.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) IDOL
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
1 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Law
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Monitoring Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Network Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Linux Scripter
7 3 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Network Support
8 2 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Project Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) LDAP
1 2 (4.35%) XMPP
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.17%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) PKI
2 3 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.35%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 8 (17.39%) Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) CentOS
5 2 (4.35%) Unix
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Android
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) DevOps
2 12 (26.09%) Algorithmic Trading
3 9 (19.57%) ITIL
4 6 (13.04%) High Availability
4 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (10.87%) Network Management
5 5 (10.87%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.70%) DNA
6 4 (8.70%) IT Strategy
6 4 (8.70%) ITSM
6 4 (8.70%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 4 (8.70%) Service Management
6 4 (8.70%) Task Automation
7 3 (6.52%) Information Security
7 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.52%) Low Latency
7 3 (6.52%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (4.35%) Perl
3 2 (4.35%) Ruby
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (19.57%) CCNA
3 7 (15.22%) CCNP
4 5 (10.87%) CISSP
5 4 (8.70%) CCDA
5 4 (8.70%) CCDP
5 4 (8.70%) CCSA
5 4 (8.70%) MCP
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.52%) Degree
6 3 (6.52%) MCSA
7 2 (4.35%) Linux+ Certification
7 2 (4.35%) MCSE
7 2 (4.35%) RHCSA
8 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.17%) CCSE
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.17%) CLAS
8 1 (2.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.35%) vSphere
5 2 (4.35%) XenServer
6 1 (2.17%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.17%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (56.52%) Nagios
2 6 (13.04%) SCOM
3 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (8.70%) TrustSec
3 4 (8.70%) vCenter Server
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (4.35%) Ansible
5 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.35%) Check_MK
6 1 (2.17%) Clonezilla
6 1 (2.17%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Cisco
2 14 (30.43%) VMware
3 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 9 (19.57%) Riverbed
5 8 (17.39%) HP
6 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
7 5 (10.87%) Infoblox
7 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.70%) Citrix
8 4 (8.70%) F5
8 4 (8.70%) Juniper
8 4 (8.70%) Palo Alto
8 4 (8.70%) Splunk
9 3 (6.52%) AppDynamics
9 3 (6.52%) ForeScout
9 3 (6.52%) IBM
9 3 (6.52%) NetApp
9 3 (6.52%) Symantec
9 3 (6.52%) Veeam
10 2 (4.35%) Meraki