Period
to 15 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 15 October 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
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 293 337 304
Rank change year-on-year +44 -33 +17
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 47 20 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.44% 0.17% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.40% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 63
East of England median annual salary £36,450 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.10% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £35,550 £28,450 £30,800
90th Percentile £59,375 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% -2.13%

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 East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,646 4,953 5,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.59% 42.71% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,359 3,975 4,433
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in the East of England

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in the East of England

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the East of England

SolarWinds
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Cambridgeshire +32 26 £36,000 -28.00%
Hertfordshire +14 13 £45,000 +5.88%
Suffolk - 7 £52,500 - 2
Bedfordshire +2 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Essex +25 1 £65,000 +136.36%
SolarWinds
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 31 (65.96%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (63.83%) CCNA
2 30 (63.83%) Firewall
3 29 (61.70%) Cisco
4 27 (57.45%) CheckPoint
4 27 (57.45%) Network Security
5 26 (55.32%) Wireshark
5 26 (55.32%) Network Management
5 26 (55.32%) Kalman Filter
5 26 (55.32%) Palo Alto
5 26 (55.32%) Web Filtering
5 26 (55.32%) Stealthwatch
6 24 (51.06%) CCSA
6 24 (51.06%) OSPF
6 24 (51.06%) Wi-Fi
6 24 (51.06%) TCP/IP
6 24 (51.06%) LAN
6 24 (51.06%) WAN
6 24 (51.06%) Ethernet
7 22 (46.81%) CCNP
7 22 (46.81%) Information Security
8 21 (44.68%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (42.55%) Symantec
10 17 (36.17%) Linux
11 16 (34.04%) Self-Motivation
12 15 (31.91%) Windows
12 15 (31.91%) Retail
13 13 (27.66%) VMware
14 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (25.53%) Microsoft

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (12.77%) Skype for Business
2 5 (10.64%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.64%) nginx
3 4 (8.51%) Confluence
3 4 (8.51%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (10.64%) Stackdriver
4 3 (6.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (63.83%) Firewall
2 27 (57.45%) Network Security
3 26 (55.32%) Wireshark
4 24 (51.06%) Ethernet
4 24 (51.06%) LAN
4 24 (51.06%) OSPF
4 24 (51.06%) TCP/IP
4 24 (51.06%) WAN
4 24 (51.06%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (12.77%) Skype
6 5 (10.64%) Broadband
7 4 (8.51%) DNS
8 3 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.38%) FabricPath
8 3 (6.38%) VLAN
9 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.13%) DMARC
9 1 (2.13%) Telepresence
9 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Big Data
2 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) JIRA
2 3 (6.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (6.38%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (31.91%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Analyst
2 22 (46.81%) Network Analyst
2 22 (46.81%) Network Security Analyst
2 22 (46.81%) Security Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) LAN Security Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (2.13%) Node.js
1 1 (2.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (12.77%) Driving Licence
3 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (6.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.13%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Linux
2 15 (31.91%) Windows
3 9 (19.15%) CentOS
3 9 (19.15%) Ubuntu
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.77%) Fedora
5 6 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.38%) Android
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Kalman Filter
1 26 (55.32%) Network Management
1 26 (55.32%) Web Filtering
2 22 (46.81%) Information Security
3 21 (44.68%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (21.28%) Service Management
5 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (17.02%) Change Control
7 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.89%) Data Security
7 7 (14.89%) ITIL
7 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.77%) Task Automation
8 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
8 6 (12.77%) V-Model
8 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.64%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (10.64%) DevOps
9 5 (10.64%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) Bash Shell
1 11 (23.40%) Python
2 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.64%) C
3 5 (10.64%) Perl
3 5 (10.64%) Ruby
4 3 (6.38%) SQL
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (65.96%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (63.83%) CCNA
3 24 (51.06%) CCSA
4 22 (46.81%) CCNP
5 6 (12.77%) DV Cleared
5 6 (12.77%) MCSE
5 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
6 5 (10.64%) CISSP
6 5 (10.64%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (10.64%) Degree
6 5 (10.64%) GIAC
6 5 (10.64%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (10.64%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (10.64%) SANS
6 5 (10.64%) SSCP
7 4 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.26%) MOS
9 1 (2.13%) CCA
9 1 (2.13%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.02%) Docker
3 8 (17.02%) NFS
4 6 (12.77%) VirtualBox
4 6 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (12.77%) Xen
5 5 (10.64%) Samba
6 3 (6.38%) VMware NSX
6 3 (6.38%) vSphere
7 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (55.32%) Stealthwatch
2 10 (21.28%) Puppet
3 7 (14.89%) Ansible
3 7 (14.89%) Kubernetes
3 7 (14.89%) Nagios
3 7 (14.89%) SCCM
3 7 (14.89%) SCOM
4 6 (12.77%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (12.77%) OpenNMS
4 6 (12.77%) vCenter Server
4 6 (12.77%) ZABBIX
5 5 (10.64%) HAProxy
6 4 (8.51%) Terraform
7 3 (6.38%) Grafana
7 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (6.38%) SCOrch
7 3 (6.38%) vRealize
7 3 (6.38%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (2.13%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) Cisco
2 27 (57.45%) CheckPoint
3 26 (55.32%) Palo Alto
4 20 (42.55%) Symantec
5 13 (27.66%) VMware
6 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
7 11 (23.40%) NetApp
8 6 (12.77%) Cloudera
8 6 (12.77%) Hortonworks
8 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
9 5 (10.64%) BT
9 5 (10.64%) Dell
9 5 (10.64%) EMC
9 5 (10.64%) Google
9 5 (10.64%) New Relic
10 4 (8.51%) CommVault
10 4 (8.51%) Percona
11 3 (6.38%) HP
12 2 (4.26%) Apple
13 1 (2.13%) Fortinet