Period
to 15 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 262 362 306
Rank change year-on-year +100 -56 +36
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 63 5 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.64% 0.041% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% 0.10% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 39 5 103
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £30,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -36.84% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,500 £26,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £63,500 £70,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.64% +4.44% -

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 4,424 4,961 5,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.06% 40.97% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,136 3,928 4,314
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
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 December 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 December 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 - 41 £36,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 12 £68,500 - 1
Suffolk - 7 £52,500 - 1
Essex +10 3 £47,500 +31.03%
SolarWinds
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 44 (69.84%) Cisco
2 43 (68.25%) CCNA
2 43 (68.25%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (68.25%) Firewall
3 42 (66.67%) Palo Alto
4 41 (65.08%) Network Management
4 41 (65.08%) Network Security
4 41 (65.08%) CheckPoint
5 40 (63.49%) Stealthwatch
6 39 (61.90%) Kalman Filter
6 39 (61.90%) Web Filtering
6 39 (61.90%) WAN
6 39 (61.90%) TCP/IP
6 39 (61.90%) LAN
6 39 (61.90%) Wireshark
7 38 (60.32%) Wi-Fi
7 38 (60.32%) Ethernet
7 38 (60.32%) OSPF
8 37 (58.73%) CCSA
9 34 (53.97%) Information Security
9 34 (53.97%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (52.38%) CCNP
11 32 (50.79%) Symantec
12 29 (46.03%) Self-Motivation
13 28 (44.44%) Retail
14 16 (25.40%) Windows
15 15 (23.81%) Linux
16 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
17 13 (20.63%) VMware
18 11 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure

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 5 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (7.94%) nginx
1 5 (7.94%) OpenStack
1 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.94%) Skype for Business
2 4 (6.35%) Confluence
3 2 (3.17%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (7.94%) Stackdriver
3 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (68.25%) Firewall
2 41 (65.08%) Network Security
3 39 (61.90%) LAN
3 39 (61.90%) TCP/IP
3 39 (61.90%) WAN
3 39 (61.90%) Wireshark
4 38 (60.32%) Ethernet
4 38 (60.32%) OSPF
4 38 (60.32%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (7.94%) DNS
6 5 (7.94%) Skype
7 4 (6.35%) Broadband
7 4 (6.35%) FabricPath
8 3 (4.76%) VLAN
9 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.17%) HTTP
9 2 (3.17%) WLAN
10 1 (1.59%) VoIP
10 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Big Data
2 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 3 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.76%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (44.44%) Retail
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Law
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Analyst
2 35 (55.56%) Network Analyst
2 35 (55.56%) Network Security Analyst
2 35 (55.56%) Security Analyst
3 6 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) LAN Security Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Security Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Technical Leader
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) SAML
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.59%) Node.js
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.03%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Driving Licence
4 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) Cybercrime
6 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.59%) IVR
7 1 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.40%) Windows
2 15 (23.81%) Linux
3 9 (14.29%) CentOS
3 9 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 6 (9.52%) Fedora
4 6 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.76%) Android
6 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Network Management
2 39 (61.90%) Kalman Filter
2 39 (61.90%) Web Filtering
3 34 (53.97%) Information Security
3 34 (53.97%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (14.29%) Change Control
4 9 (14.29%) ITIL
4 9 (14.29%) Service Management
5 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
5 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
6 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.11%) Data Security
6 7 (11.11%) DevOps
6 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 6 (9.52%) Task Automation
7 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 6 (9.52%) V-Model
7 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.94%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) Bash Shell
1 11 (17.46%) PowerShell
1 11 (17.46%) Python
2 5 (7.94%) Perl
2 5 (7.94%) Ruby
3 4 (6.35%) C
4 2 (3.17%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
5 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (68.25%) CCNA
1 43 (68.25%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (58.73%) CCSA
3 33 (52.38%) CCNP
4 7 (11.11%) Degree
5 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.35%) CISSP
6 4 (6.35%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (6.35%) GIAC
6 4 (6.35%) Linux+ Certification
6 4 (6.35%) MCSE
6 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.35%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (6.35%) SANS
6 4 (6.35%) SSCP
7 2 (3.17%) MOS
8 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.70%) Docker
3 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.11%) NFS
3 7 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (9.52%) VirtualBox
4 6 (9.52%) Xen
5 4 (6.35%) Samba
5 4 (6.35%) VMware NSX
5 4 (6.35%) vSphere
6 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 40 (63.49%) Stealthwatch
2 10 (15.87%) Puppet
3 7 (11.11%) Ansible
3 7 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 7 (11.11%) vCenter Server
4 6 (9.52%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (9.52%) Nagios
4 6 (9.52%) OpenNMS
4 6 (9.52%) SCOM
4 6 (9.52%) ZABBIX
5 5 (7.94%) HAProxy
5 5 (7.94%) SCCM
5 5 (7.94%) Terraform
6 4 (6.35%) vRealize
7 3 (4.76%) Grafana
7 3 (4.76%) SCOrch
7 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (4.76%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (3.17%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (1.59%) logstash
Vendors
1 44 (69.84%) Cisco
2 42 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 41 (65.08%) CheckPoint
4 32 (50.79%) Symantec
5 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 13 (20.63%) VMware
7 8 (12.70%) NetApp
8 6 (9.52%) Cloudera
8 6 (9.52%) Hortonworks
8 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
9 5 (7.94%) Google
9 5 (7.94%) HP
9 5 (7.94%) New Relic
10 4 (6.35%) BT
10 4 (6.35%) CommVault
10 4 (6.35%) Dell
10 4 (6.35%) EMC
10 4 (6.35%) Percona
11 2 (3.17%) Apple
12 1 (1.59%) Remedy