Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 201 124 232
Rank change year-on-year -77 +108 +61
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 28 6 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.51% 0.33% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 0.76% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 18
10th Percentile £27,000 " £31,500
25th Percentile £36,875 £46,250 £38,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +38.89%
75th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £53,750
90th Percentile " " £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -7.77%

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 2,249 785 3,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.83% 43.35% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,194 649 2,373
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing SolarWinds in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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
Hertfordshire - 16 £55,000 -
Essex -13 5 £42,500 - 1
Norfolk - 5 £27,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £38,750 - 1
SolarWinds
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 16 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (53.57%) Azure
3 14 (50.00%) AWS
3 14 (50.00%) vSphere
3 14 (50.00%) DNS
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco
3 14 (50.00%) VMware
4 13 (46.43%) Social Skills
5 11 (39.29%) Windows
6 10 (35.71%) Linux
6 10 (35.71%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) Finance
6 10 (35.71%) Puppet
7 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
7 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (32.14%) CentOS
7 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (32.14%) HAProxy
7 9 (32.14%) Ansible
7 9 (32.14%) DevOps
7 9 (32.14%) Salt
7 9 (32.14%) GCP
7 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
7 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
7 9 (32.14%) Unix
7 9 (32.14%) Apache
7 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
7 9 (32.14%) NFS
8 8 (28.57%) WAN

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 9 (32.14%) Apache
1 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Azure
2 14 (50.00%) AWS
3 9 (32.14%) GCP
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (10.71%) OneDrive
6 2 (7.14%) IaaS
6 2 (7.14%) PaaS
7 1 (3.57%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) DNS
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (28.57%) WAN
4 7 (25.00%) LAN
4 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (21.43%) Firewall
6 5 (17.86%) Ethernet
6 5 (17.86%) Internet
6 5 (17.86%) MPLS
7 4 (14.29%) Broadband
7 4 (14.29%) Wireless
8 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
8 3 (10.71%) WLAN
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (7.14%) Network Security
9 2 (7.14%) SAN
9 2 (7.14%) Skype
9 2 (7.14%) VPN
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (46.43%) Social Skills
2 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Broadband Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) IVR
2 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) CentOS
3 9 (32.14%) Unix
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
2 9 (32.14%) DevOps
2 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (17.86%) Security Patching
3 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.86%) Tech Ops
3 5 (17.86%) Time Management
4 3 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (3.57%) Break/Fix
6 1 (3.57%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Project Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (21.43%) CCNA
3 4 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 2 (7.14%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) CCIE
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) vSphere
2 9 (32.14%) NFS
3 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.14%) XenApp
6 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Puppet
2 9 (32.14%) Ansible
2 9 (32.14%) HAProxy
2 9 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (32.14%) Salt
3 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (17.86%) vCenter Server
4 2 (7.14%) SCOM
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (3.57%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Cisco
1 14 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.86%) Juniper
4 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) ConnectWise
6 2 (7.14%) Aruba
6 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.14%) F5
6 2 (7.14%) Ivanti
6 2 (7.14%) Meraki
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.57%) Dynatrace
7 1 (3.57%) Imperva
7 1 (3.57%) Infoblox
7 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow