Period
to 23 August 2019

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 23 August 2019 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
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 56 86
Rank change year-on-year -38 +30 +40
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 6 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.62% 3.85% 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 8.42% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 42 22
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £60,000 £47,875
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +25.33% +19.69%
10th Percentile £38,125 £39,863 £39,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,250 £49,950
South East median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%

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 454 499 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 47.10% 45.74% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 368 441 525
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £21,175 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.49% +1.11% -

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 23 August 2019.

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 23 August 2019. 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
West Malling -7 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Tonbridge +3 1 £52,500 +110.00%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £52,500 - 2
SolarWinds
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) SCOM
3 3 (50.00%) BladeLogic
3 3 (50.00%) Nimsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) BMC
3 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (50.00%) Nagios
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) SCOrch
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Xymon
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Server Management
4 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Server Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) DFS Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) BladeLogic
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (50.00%) Nagios
2 3 (50.00%) SCOM
2 3 (50.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (50.00%) Xymon
3 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) BMC
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Nimsoft
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) VMware