The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
London / Croydon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 44 40
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.53% 0.41% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.76% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  

SolarWinds is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 88 131 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 46.56% 53.25% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74 114 84
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +72.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Croydon

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds in Croydon.

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (75.00%) NetScreen
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) WatchGuard
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (75.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) FabricPath
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Junos
2 2 (50.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) VPLS
2 2 (50.00%) RSVP

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (75.00%) FabricPath
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) NetScreen
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Junos
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) RSVP
2 2 (50.00%) VPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Technician
3 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 2 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (25.00%) Foglight
2 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
1 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (75.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Kaseya
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki