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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 89 95
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 8 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.02% 1.58% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 3.41% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 4
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £30,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £40,300 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  

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 368 528 472
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 46.76% 46.40% 49.68%
Number of salaries quoted 297 461 429
Median salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.40% -1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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
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 30 March 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 - 1 £45,000 -
SolarWinds
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 28 (90.32%) LANDesk
2 22 (70.97%) Patch Management
3 20 (64.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 19 (61.29%) Unix
4 19 (61.29%) AIX
4 19 (61.29%) IBM
5 15 (48.39%) Asset Management
5 15 (48.39%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (38.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (32.26%) Risk Management
8 8 (25.81%) Finance
8 8 (25.81%) Change Management
9 7 (22.58%) Tripwire
9 7 (22.58%) Forcepoint
9 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
9 7 (22.58%) Analytics
9 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
9 7 (22.58%) Office 365
9 7 (22.58%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (16.13%) Trend Analysis
10 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (16.13%) DNS
10 5 (16.13%) DHCP
11 4 (12.90%) ITIL
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco
11 4 (12.90%) Firewall
12 3 (9.68%) Wireless
12 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
12 3 (9.68%) Service Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) DHCP
1 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
3 3 (9.68%) BIG-IP
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) WAAS
3 3 (9.68%) Wireless
3 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
4 2 (6.45%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) SAN
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Systems Engineer
1 17 (54.84%) Unix Engineer
1 17 (54.84%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Support Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) AIX
1 19 (61.29%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Patch Management
2 20 (64.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 15 (48.39%) Asset Management
4 12 (38.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (32.26%) Risk Management
6 8 (25.81%) Change Management
7 7 (22.58%) Analytics
7 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
7 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
8 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (16.13%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL
10 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
10 3 (9.68%) Network Architecture
10 3 (9.68%) Project Management
10 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.68%) Service Management
11 2 (6.45%) Data Management
11 2 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCNA
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) MCITP
1 2 (6.45%) MCP
1 2 (6.45%) MCSE
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) LANDesk
2 19 (61.29%) IBM
3 7 (22.58%) Forcepoint
3 7 (22.58%) Tripwire
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco
5 3 (9.68%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (9.68%) Aruba
5 3 (9.68%) Blue Coat
5 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.68%) F5
5 3 (9.68%) FireEye
5 3 (9.68%) Juniper
5 3 (9.68%) LogLogic
5 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
5 3 (9.68%) Radianz
5 3 (9.68%) Riverbed
5 3 (9.68%) TippingPoint
5 3 (9.68%) Tufin
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.45%) Nimsoft
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