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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 81 99
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.19% 0.42% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 0.81% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £47,500 £36,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.13% -30.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £36,500 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £36,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  

SolarWinds is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 333 494 519
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 49.63% 52.11% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 292 427 481
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling - 3 £47,500 - 2
Chatham +3 2 - -
Maidstone - 1 £50,000 -
SolarWinds
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing SolarWinds 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 Kent region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 11 (68.75%) LANDesk
2 10 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 10 (62.50%) AIX
2 10 (62.50%) Patch Management
2 10 (62.50%) Virtual Servers
3 9 (56.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 9 (56.25%) Change Management
4 8 (50.00%) Unix
4 8 (50.00%) IBM
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) VLAN
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) CCNA
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (31.25%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (25.00%) F5
6 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (25.00%) MPLS
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) VPN
6 4 (25.00%) CCIE
6 4 (25.00%) CCNP
6 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
1 5 (31.25%) VLAN
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (25.00%) MPLS
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) BGP
3 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 2 (12.50%) HSRP
3 2 (12.50%) IPsec
3 2 (12.50%) OSPF
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VRRP
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Unix Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) AIX
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Asset Management
1 10 (62.50%) Patch Management
2 9 (56.25%) Change Management
2 9 (56.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (31.25%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) BCP
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CCNA
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCIE
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) LANDesk
2 8 (50.00%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (25.00%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Nimsoft
6 1 (6.25%) VMware
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago