Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SolarWinds Orion
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1069 1074 1154
Rank change year-on-year +5 +80 +39
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 48 102 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.062% 0.032%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.29% 0.69% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 41 94 46
England median annual salary £52,500 £58,000 £52,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.48% +11.00% -7.52%
10th Percentile £38,000 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,125 £60,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £58,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.48% +22.11% -15.93%

SolarWinds Orion is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 16,294 14,725 16,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 10.61% 9.00% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12,991 12,153 13,142
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

SolarWinds Orion
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds Orion in England

SolarWinds Orion
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds Orion in England

SolarWinds Orion
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion in England over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds Orion in England

SolarWinds Orion
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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
London +19 32 £55,000 -8.33% 3
South East -7 10 £45,000 -30.77% 2
East of England +20 2 - -
South West -10 2 £40,750 +21.64%
North West +3 1 £52,500 +23.53%
North of England -6 1 £52,500 +23.53%
East Midlands - 1 £39,821 -
Midlands - 1 £39,821 -
SolarWinds Orion
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 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 England region with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion.

1 43 (89.58%) Cisco
1 43 (89.58%) SolarWinds
2 36 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (72.92%) Firewall
4 34 (70.83%) LAN
5 33 (68.75%) WAN
6 27 (56.25%) CCNP
7 26 (54.17%) Wireless
7 26 (54.17%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (52.08%) VPN
9 22 (45.83%) OSPF
9 22 (45.83%) BGP
10 18 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
10 18 (37.50%) Data Centre
10 18 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
11 17 (35.42%) MPLS
12 16 (33.33%) DNS
12 16 (33.33%) CCNA
12 16 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
13 15 (31.25%) DHCP
14 14 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (27.08%) Meraki
15 13 (27.08%) Barracuda Networks
15 13 (27.08%) WLAN
15 13 (27.08%) EIGRP
16 12 (25.00%) Riverbed
17 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 10 (20.83%) Network Security
18 10 (20.83%) Windows
18 10 (20.83%) Finance

SolarWinds Orion
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (72.92%) Firewall
2 34 (70.83%) LAN
3 33 (68.75%) WAN
4 26 (54.17%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (54.17%) Wireless
5 25 (52.08%) VPN
6 22 (45.83%) BGP
6 22 (45.83%) OSPF
7 18 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
8 17 (35.42%) MPLS
9 16 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
9 16 (33.33%) DNS
10 15 (31.25%) DHCP
11 14 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (27.08%) EIGRP
12 13 (27.08%) WLAN
13 10 (20.83%) Network Security
14 9 (18.75%) VLAN
15 8 (16.67%) VoIP
16 7 (14.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.25%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 17 (35.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Network Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Data Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.58%) Private Cloud
3 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) CMDB
4 3 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.17%) PKI
5 2 (4.17%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.08%) BYOD
6 1 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.08%) Eurex
6 1 (2.08%) FlexPod
6 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.50%) Linux
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.17%) Android
7 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.08%) Debian
8 1 (2.08%) SUSE
8 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (18.75%) IT Strategy
3 9 (18.75%) Network Management
3 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 9 (18.75%) Service Management
4 8 (16.67%) ITSM
5 6 (12.50%) Change Management
5 6 (12.50%) DNA
5 6 (12.50%) ITIL
5 6 (12.50%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.25%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (4.17%) Decision-Making
8 2 (4.17%) Organisational Learning
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.08%) Perl
2 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (56.25%) CCNP
3 16 (33.33%) CCNA
4 7 (14.58%) CCDP
4 7 (14.58%) CCSA
5 6 (12.50%) CCDA
5 6 (12.50%) CISSP
6 5 (10.42%) Degree
7 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (4.17%) CCIE
9 2 (4.17%) MCITP
9 2 (4.17%) MCSE
9 2 (4.17%) MOS
10 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.08%) JNCIE
10 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
10 1 (2.08%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.25%) vSphere
4 2 (4.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.08%) Cygwin
5 1 (2.08%) Docker
5 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (12.50%) Cacti
2 6 (12.50%) TrustSec
3 4 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.25%) Nagios
5 2 (4.17%) SCOM
6 1 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (2.08%) Ganglia
6 1 (2.08%) Grafana
6 1 (2.08%) QRadar
6 1 (2.08%) RANCID
6 1 (2.08%) SCSM
6 1 (2.08%) Simpana
6 1 (2.08%) WMI
Vendors
1 43 (89.58%) Cisco
1 43 (89.58%) SolarWinds
2 13 (27.08%) Barracuda Networks
2 13 (27.08%) Meraki
3 12 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 9 (18.75%) CheckPoint
4 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 8 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 6 (12.50%) Infoblox
6 6 (12.50%) NetApp
7 5 (10.42%) F5
7 5 (10.42%) HP
7 5 (10.42%) VMware
8 4 (8.33%) Palo Alto
8 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
8 4 (8.33%) Symantec
9 3 (6.25%) Citrix
9 3 (6.25%) Intel
10 2 (4.17%) Juniper