Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SolarWinds Orion
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1087 1137 1172
Rank change year-on-year +50 +35 +16
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 87 61 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.034% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.59% 0.39% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 82 50 109
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.08% +32.94%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,850
90th Percentile £72,250 £62,500 £66,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £46,900 £56,500
% change year-on-year +27.93% -16.99% +32.94%

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 14838 15612 15888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.75% 8.76% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12288 12739 13020
England median annual salary £54,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +67 48 £60,000 -0.83%
South East +26 19 £65,000 +23.81%
North of England +15 9 £42,500 +6.25%
South West - 9 £34,003 -
North West +7 6 £42,750 -36.67%
Yorkshire +18 3 £39,750 -0.63%
East of England 0 2 £27,500 -40.22%
SolarWinds Orion
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 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 England region with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion.

1 82 (94.25%) SolarWinds
2 67 (77.01%) Cisco
2 67 (77.01%) Firewall
3 54 (62.07%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (54.02%) DNS
5 45 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
6 43 (49.43%) Linux
7 42 (48.28%) Cisco Nexus
7 42 (48.28%) Palo Alto
8 41 (47.13%) HP
8 41 (47.13%) BGP
9 39 (44.83%) OSPF
10 38 (43.68%) Network Design
11 35 (40.23%) CCNP
11 35 (40.23%) Windows
12 33 (37.93%) VPN
12 33 (37.93%) Citrix
12 33 (37.93%) MPLS
13 32 (36.78%) WAN
14 31 (35.63%) DHCP
14 31 (35.63%) LAN
15 30 (34.48%) ITIL
15 30 (34.48%) Wireless
16 28 (32.18%) Juniper
16 28 (32.18%) Data Centre
17 27 (31.03%) Load Balancing
17 27 (31.03%) Network Monitoring
18 26 (29.89%) VMware
18 26 (29.89%) CheckPoint
19 25 (28.74%) Degree

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 9 (10.34%) SAS
2 8 (9.20%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.75%) IIS
3 5 (5.75%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) MS Visio
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.45%) G Suite
3 3 (3.45%) IaaS
3 3 (3.45%) Office 365
3 3 (3.45%) SaaS
4 2 (2.30%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 67 (77.01%) Firewall
2 47 (54.02%) DNS
3 45 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
4 42 (48.28%) Cisco Nexus
5 41 (47.13%) BGP
6 39 (44.83%) OSPF
7 33 (37.93%) MPLS
7 33 (37.93%) VPN
8 32 (36.78%) WAN
9 31 (35.63%) DHCP
9 31 (35.63%) LAN
10 30 (34.48%) Wireless
11 24 (27.59%) SAN
12 23 (26.44%) Ethernet
13 21 (24.14%) Multicast
14 18 (20.69%) Junos
15 16 (18.39%) IPsec
15 16 (18.39%) NetScaler
16 15 (17.24%) Unified Communications
17 14 (16.09%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (18.39%) Telecoms
2 11 (12.64%) Finance
3 10 (11.49%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 53 (60.92%) Network Engineer
2 46 (52.87%) Senior Network Engineer
3 25 (28.74%) Cisco Engineer
4 20 (22.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 20 (22.99%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 20 (22.99%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (16.09%) Juniper Engineer
6 13 (14.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (13.79%) Operations Engineer
8 9 (10.34%) Analyst
8 9 (10.34%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
8 9 (10.34%) Telecoms Engineer
9 7 (8.05%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) Broadcast Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) IP Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) IT Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) Senior Broadcast Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) FIX Protocol
1 10 (11.49%) Web Services
2 5 (5.75%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.18%) Data Centre
2 25 (28.74%) Computer Science
3 14 (16.09%) Management Information System
4 11 (12.64%) PKI
5 4 (4.60%) Eurex
6 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.45%) Replication
7 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.30%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (49.43%) Linux
2 35 (40.23%) Windows
3 16 (18.39%) Windows Server
4 15 (17.24%) Unix
5 14 (16.09%) Solaris
6 9 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (6.90%) CentOS
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) Network Design
2 30 (34.48%) ITIL
3 27 (31.03%) Load Balancing
3 27 (31.03%) Network Monitoring
4 21 (24.14%) Kalman Filter
5 14 (16.09%) Change Control
6 13 (14.94%) Web Filtering
7 11 (12.64%) Adaptive Security
7 11 (12.64%) Information Management
7 11 (12.64%) Network Management
7 11 (12.64%) Operations Management
8 10 (11.49%) Mathematics
9 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (9.20%) High Availability
9 8 (9.20%) Migration
9 8 (9.20%) Statistics
9 8 (9.20%) WAN Optimisation
10 7 (8.05%) Network Virtualisation
11 6 (6.90%) Network Optimisation
11 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.20%) Perl
1 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.05%) Bash Shell
3 6 (6.90%) Java
4 5 (5.75%) C
5 2 (2.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (62.07%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (40.23%) CCNP
3 25 (28.74%) Degree
4 23 (26.44%) CCIE
5 12 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (10.34%) CCSP
8 8 (9.20%) CCNA
8 8 (9.20%) MCSE
9 7 (8.05%) CCDP
10 6 (6.90%) RHCE
11 5 (5.75%) JNCIE
11 5 (5.75%) JNCIP
11 5 (5.75%) MCITP
11 5 (5.75%) MCSA
12 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
13 3 (3.45%) SANS
13 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
14 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.99%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 15 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.60%) Firmware
6 4 (4.60%) vSphere
7 3 (3.45%) Shibboleth
7 3 (3.45%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.30%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (2.30%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.15%) KVM
9 1 (1.15%) vCloud
9 1 (1.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (27.59%) Cisco Prime
2 21 (24.14%) Cacti
3 14 (16.09%) OpenView
3 14 (16.09%) QRadar
4 9 (10.34%) Ansible
4 9 (10.34%) SCOM
5 8 (9.20%) FortiGate
6 7 (8.05%) Nagios
6 7 (8.05%) Puppet
7 5 (5.75%) Backup Exec
8 3 (3.45%) SCCM
8 3 (3.45%) SCOrch
8 3 (3.45%) WMI
8 3 (3.45%) XenMobile
9 2 (2.30%) Pingdom
9 2 (2.30%) SCSM
10 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (1.15%) PowerCLI
10 1 (1.15%) RANCID
10 1 (1.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 82 (94.25%) SolarWinds
2 67 (77.01%) Cisco
3 42 (48.28%) Palo Alto
4 41 (47.13%) HP
5 33 (37.93%) Citrix
6 28 (32.18%) Juniper
7 26 (29.89%) CheckPoint
7 26 (29.89%) VMware
8 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 19 (21.84%) F5
10 13 (14.94%) Dell
10 13 (14.94%) Forcepoint
11 11 (12.64%) Barracuda Networks
11 11 (12.64%) Tufin
12 9 (10.34%) AlgoSec
12 9 (10.34%) Red Hat
13 8 (9.20%) EqualLogic
14 6 (6.90%) NetApp
14 6 (6.90%) Splunk
15 5 (5.75%) Clearswift