Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 76 109
Rank change year-on-year +9 +33 +37
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 26 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.51% 2.20% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 5.36% 5.45% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 17
Kent median annual salary £60,000 £48,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.35% +37.86% -20.90%
10th Percentile £39,863 £37,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £49,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -7.10%

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 485 514 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 46.91% 40.44% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 443 454 748
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 - 16 £60,000 -
West Malling -13 3 £65,000 +32.65% 1
Tonbridge - 1 £22,500 -
SolarWinds
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 17 (65.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (65.38%) Nessus
2 17 (65.38%) Information Security
2 17 (65.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (65.38%) COBIT
2 17 (65.38%) Qualys
2 17 (65.38%) PCI DSS
2 17 (65.38%) Splunk
2 17 (65.38%) LogRhythm
2 17 (65.38%) OpenVAS
2 17 (65.38%) AlienVault
2 17 (65.38%) Security Monitoring
3 16 (61.54%) Privileged Access Management
3 16 (61.54%) CyberArk
3 16 (61.54%) QRadar
3 16 (61.54%) Nexpose
3 16 (61.54%) ArcSight
3 16 (61.54%) Core Impact
3 16 (61.54%) Bomgar
3 16 (61.54%) SailPoint
3 16 (61.54%) ITIL
4 15 (57.69%) Aveksa
5 12 (46.15%) CISSP
5 12 (46.15%) CISA
5 12 (46.15%) CISM
5 12 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco
7 8 (30.77%) CCNP

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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.85%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) LAN
1 8 (30.77%) MPLS
1 8 (30.77%) WAN
2 4 (15.38%) BGP
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (15.38%) DMZ
2 4 (15.38%) EIGRP
2 4 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (15.38%) NetScaler
2 4 (15.38%) OSPF
2 4 (15.38%) VLAN
2 4 (15.38%) VPLS
2 4 (15.38%) VPN
2 4 (15.38%) Wireless
2 4 (15.38%) WLAN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
General
1 20 (76.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Analyst
2 17 (65.38%) Information Analyst
2 17 (65.38%) Information Security Analyst
2 17 (65.38%) Security Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Information Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Security Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) Junior IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 4 (15.38%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Information Security
1 17 (65.38%) Security Monitoring
2 16 (61.54%) ITIL
2 16 (61.54%) Privileged Access Management
3 12 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (19.23%) Information Security Management
4 5 (19.23%) Security Management
5 4 (15.38%) Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (15.38%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) Data Security
5 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) Network Design
5 4 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) CISA
1 12 (46.15%) CISM
1 12 (46.15%) CISSP
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (30.77%) CCNP
4 5 (19.23%) CCNA
5 4 (15.38%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (65.38%) COBIT
1 17 (65.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (65.38%) PCI DSS
1 17 (65.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) Nessus
1 17 (65.38%) OpenVAS
2 16 (61.54%) Core Impact
2 16 (61.54%) Nexpose
2 16 (61.54%) QRadar
3 4 (15.38%) RSA Security Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) PowerBroker
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) AlienVault
1 17 (65.38%) LogRhythm
1 17 (65.38%) Qualys
1 17 (65.38%) Splunk
2 16 (61.54%) ArcSight
2 16 (61.54%) Bomgar
2 16 (61.54%) CyberArk
3 15 (57.69%) Aveksa
4 9 (34.62%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 4 (15.38%) F5
5 4 (15.38%) Forcepoint
5 4 (15.38%) Zscaler
6 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) VMware