Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 August 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 90 116
Rank change year-on-year +39 +26 +28
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 50 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.51% 1.76% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 9.78% 3.91% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 50 20 9
Kent median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +18.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £39,863 £38,850 £34,850
90th Percentile £60,250 £50,250 £46,400
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% -5.56%

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 Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 511 614 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 46.12% 44.95% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 452 532 850
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £21,025 £22,575 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,375 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Kent

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Kent

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds in Kent over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in Kent

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Kent region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Maidstone +25 22 £60,000 +20.00%
West Malling -4 8 £55,000 +13.99%
Tonbridge - 2 £25,000 -
SolarWinds
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Kent region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 40 (80.00%) Finance
2 25 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 25 (50.00%) Information Security
2 25 (50.00%) Nessus
2 25 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (50.00%) COBIT
2 25 (50.00%) Qualys
2 25 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 25 (50.00%) Splunk
2 25 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 25 (50.00%) OpenVAS
2 25 (50.00%) AlienVault
2 25 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
3 24 (48.00%) Privileged Access Management
3 24 (48.00%) CyberArk
3 24 (48.00%) SailPoint
3 24 (48.00%) Bomgar
3 24 (48.00%) ITIL
3 24 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (46.00%) Cisco
5 22 (44.00%) WAN
5 22 (44.00%) Nexpose
5 22 (44.00%) QRadar
5 22 (44.00%) ArcSight
5 22 (44.00%) Core Impact
6 21 (42.00%) Aveksa
6 21 (42.00%) CCNP
6 21 (42.00%) LAN
6 21 (42.00%) MPLS
7 20 (40.00%) CCNA

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) WAN
2 21 (42.00%) LAN
2 21 (42.00%) MPLS
3 17 (34.00%) VLAN
3 17 (34.00%) VPN
4 16 (32.00%) DMZ
4 16 (32.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (32.00%) NetScaler
4 16 (32.00%) VPLS
4 16 (32.00%) WLAN
5 4 (8.00%) BGP
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (8.00%) DHCP
5 4 (8.00%) DNS
5 4 (8.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (8.00%) OSPF
5 4 (8.00%) Wireless
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.00%) Firewall
6 1 (2.00%) SAN
General
1 40 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Analyst
2 25 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 25 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 25 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 21 (42.00%) Network Engineer
4 18 (36.00%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (36.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 18 (36.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 18 (36.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) IT Support
6 2 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Junior
7 1 (2.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Storage Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Private Cloud
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Information Security
1 25 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 24 (48.00%) ITIL
2 24 (48.00%) Privileged Access Management
3 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (34.00%) Change Management
4 17 (34.00%) Load Balancing
5 16 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (32.00%) Data Security
5 16 (32.00%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (32.00%) Network Architecture
5 16 (32.00%) Problem Management
5 16 (32.00%) Risk Management
5 16 (32.00%) Service Management
6 8 (16.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 8 (16.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 7 (14.00%) Information Security Management
7 7 (14.00%) Security Management
8 6 (12.00%) Business Continuity
9 5 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (42.00%) CCNP
3 20 (40.00%) CCNA
4 18 (36.00%) CISA
4 18 (36.00%) CISM
4 18 (36.00%) CISSP
5 17 (34.00%) CCIE
6 2 (4.00%) MCITP
6 2 (4.00%) MCP
6 2 (4.00%) MCSE
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (50.00%) COBIT
1 25 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 25 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (4.00%) XenApp
3 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (50.00%) Nessus
1 25 (50.00%) OpenVAS
2 22 (44.00%) Core Impact
2 22 (44.00%) Nexpose
2 22 (44.00%) QRadar
3 4 (8.00%) RSA Security Analytics
4 3 (6.00%) PowerBroker
5 2 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) AlienVault
1 25 (50.00%) LogRhythm
1 25 (50.00%) Qualys
1 25 (50.00%) Splunk
2 24 (48.00%) Bomgar
2 24 (48.00%) CyberArk
3 23 (46.00%) Cisco
4 22 (44.00%) ArcSight
5 21 (42.00%) Aveksa
6 18 (36.00%) Citrix
7 17 (34.00%) F5
8 16 (32.00%) Blue Coat
8 16 (32.00%) Forcepoint
8 16 (32.00%) Zscaler
9 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.00%) VMware
10 2 (4.00%) CommVault
10 2 (4.00%) JD Edwards
11 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.00%) Nimsoft