Period
to 7 March 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 7 March 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 444 498 499
Rank change year-on-year +54 +1 +112
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 96 214 292
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 1.07% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 109 198 263
Median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £45,000 £35,675 £36,900
90th Percentile £97,500 £81,125 £76,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 10,091 20,063 25,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 35.75% 40.18% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7,790 15,734 19,799
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in London

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SolarWinds in London.

Salary trend for SolarWinds in London

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SolarWinds in London over the 6 months to 7 March 2021.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in London

SolarWinds
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the London region over the 6 months to 7 March 2021. 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
Central London +92 45 £85,000 +30.77% 6
West London +53 6 £51,750 +15.00% 2
South London +29 3 - - 2
North London - 1 £87,500 -
SolarWinds
England

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 52 (54.17%) VMware
2 49 (51.04%) Firewall
3 46 (47.92%) Windows
4 44 (45.83%) Azure
5 39 (40.63%) Cisco
6 33 (34.38%) Active Directory
7 32 (33.33%) Finance
7 32 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (31.25%) SCCM
8 30 (31.25%) Windows Server
9 28 (29.17%) Ansible
9 28 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 28 (29.17%) Python
10 27 (28.13%) Data Centre
11 26 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
11 26 (27.08%) PowerShell
12 25 (26.04%) WAN
13 24 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
14 23 (23.96%) LAN
15 22 (22.92%) ITIL
15 22 (22.92%) AWS
16 20 (20.83%) Network Security
17 19 (19.79%) Terraform
18 18 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
18 18 (18.75%) DevOps
18 18 (18.75%) Linux
18 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
18 18 (18.75%) DNS
19 17 (17.71%) DHCP
19 17 (17.71%) Citrix

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.25%) IIS
2 6 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.21%) Apache
3 5 (5.21%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.21%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.21%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.17%) Confluence
4 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.13%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.04%) CMS
6 1 (1.04%) JBoss
6 1 (1.04%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 44 (45.83%) Azure
2 24 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
3 22 (22.92%) AWS
4 14 (14.58%) Mimecast
5 13 (13.54%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (10.42%) SaaS
7 6 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (6.25%) IaaS
7 6 (6.25%) PaaS
8 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (3.13%) GCP
10 2 (2.08%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 2 (2.08%) Datadog
10 2 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (1.04%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 49 (51.04%) Firewall
2 25 (26.04%) WAN
3 23 (23.96%) LAN
4 20 (20.83%) Network Security
5 18 (18.75%) DNS
5 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 17 (17.71%) DHCP
7 16 (16.67%) SAN
7 16 (16.67%) VPN
8 15 (15.63%) BGP
9 14 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (14.58%) OSPF
10 12 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (12.50%) Wireless
11 11 (11.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 10 (10.42%) VoIP
13 9 (9.38%) Ethernet
14 8 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (8.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.04%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.04%) Big Data
5 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.25%) JIRA
2 6 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.04%) JMeter
4 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.04%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.04%) Subversion
4 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
General
1 32 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Law
3 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.33%) Legal
5 7 (7.29%) Banking
6 4 (4.17%) Marketing
6 4 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (4.17%) Public Sector
6 4 (4.17%) Retail
7 3 (3.13%) Aerospace
7 3 (3.13%) Back Office
8 2 (2.08%) Electronics
8 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.08%) Police
9 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (23.96%) Network Engineer
2 16 (16.67%) Architect
3 12 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Administrator
6 7 (7.29%) Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) IT Manager
7 6 (6.25%) Network Architect
7 6 (6.25%) Network Manager
7 6 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.58%) JSON
2 5 (5.21%) YAML
3 4 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (4.17%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.08%) RESTful
4 2 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (1.04%) .NET
5 1 (1.04%) LDAP
5 1 (1.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.42%) Public Cloud
3 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.21%) Replication
6 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.13%) Fibre Optics
6 3 (3.13%) PKI
7 2 (2.08%) Blog
7 2 (2.08%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.08%) iSeries
8 1 (1.04%) CMDB
8 1 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 46 (47.92%) Windows
2 30 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.75%) Linux
4 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2016
5 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2019
6 6 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.17%) Unix
8 3 (3.13%) CentOS
8 3 (3.13%) Solaris
8 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.08%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.04%) Fedora
10 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.92%) ITIL
2 18 (18.75%) DevOps
2 18 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (15.63%) Change Management
4 14 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (11.46%) Project Delivery
6 10 (10.42%) Migration
6 10 (10.42%) Service Management
7 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.38%) Configuration Management
7 9 (9.38%) Network Management
8 8 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (8.33%) Change Control
9 7 (7.29%) Architecture Roadmap
9 7 (7.29%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (7.29%) ITSM
9 7 (7.29%) TOGAF
10 6 (6.25%) Business Continuity
10 6 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.17%) Python
2 26 (27.08%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.50%) SQL
4 8 (8.33%) Java
5 5 (5.21%) PHP
5 5 (5.21%) R
6 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.17%) Perl
6 4 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.13%) VB
8 2 (2.08%) C
8 2 (2.08%) Go
Qualifications
1 26 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (14.58%) CCNP
2 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.46%) CCIE
4 9 (9.38%) CCNA
4 9 (9.38%) MCSE
5 8 (8.33%) CISSP
6 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.17%) Linux+ Certification
8 4 (4.17%) MCP
8 4 (4.17%) MCSA
9 3 (3.13%) CISM
9 3 (3.13%) Degree
9 3 (3.13%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.13%) JNCIP
9 3 (3.13%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.04%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) QA
3 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 32 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.42%) Docker
3 10 (10.42%) VMware NSX
4 8 (8.33%) XenApp
4 8 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 7 (7.29%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.13%) NFS
7 3 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (3.13%) vSphere
8 2 (2.08%) KVM
9 1 (1.04%) Samba
9 1 (1.04%) Shibboleth
9 1 (1.04%) Squid
9 1 (1.04%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (31.25%) SCCM
2 28 (29.17%) Ansible
3 19 (19.79%) Terraform
4 17 (17.71%) SCOM
5 11 (11.46%) Nagios
6 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (7.29%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (7.29%) FortiGate
7 7 (7.29%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (5.21%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (5.21%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (5.21%) Kubernetes
8 5 (5.21%) Puppet
9 4 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (3.13%) SCOrch
11 2 (2.08%) Icinga
11 2 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (2.08%) NetMRI
11 2 (2.08%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 52 (54.17%) VMware
2 39 (40.63%) Cisco
3 28 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 17 (17.71%) Citrix
5 15 (15.63%) Palo Alto
6 14 (14.58%) Dell
6 14 (14.58%) F5
7 11 (11.46%) Fortinet
8 10 (10.42%) CheckPoint
9 9 (9.38%) NetApp
9 9 (9.38%) Symantec
10 8 (8.33%) EMC
10 8 (8.33%) ServiceNow
10 8 (8.33%) Splunk
10 8 (8.33%) Veeam
11 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
12 6 (6.25%) CA
12 6 (6.25%) HP
12 6 (6.25%) Juniper
12 6 (6.25%) McAfee