Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 600 596
Rank change year-on-year +25 -4 -8
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 276 254 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 0.80% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 252 221 315
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,850
90th Percentile £85,000 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 32323 31729 39705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.30% 42.03% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24441 26834 33086
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in London

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds in London.

Salary trend for SolarWinds in London

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +18 60 £53,500 -6.96% 2
West London +19 17 £55,000 +27.54% 1
South London +4 7 £46,500 -2.11%
East London -1 3 £36,500 -36.52%
SolarWinds
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 London region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 171 (61.96%) Cisco
2 148 (53.62%) Firewall
3 125 (45.29%) Cisco Certification
4 111 (40.22%) Windows
5 102 (36.96%) Linux
5 102 (36.96%) VMware
6 89 (32.25%) Finance
7 88 (31.88%) ITIL
8 87 (31.52%) Palo Alto
9 81 (29.35%) CCNP
10 80 (28.99%) WAN
11 79 (28.62%) Cisco ASA
12 74 (26.81%) Microsoft
13 73 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 71 (25.72%) CCNA
15 67 (24.28%) VPN
16 66 (23.91%) Active Directory
17 64 (23.19%) HP
18 63 (22.83%) LAN
19 61 (22.10%) Nagios
20 59 (21.38%) BGP
20 59 (21.38%) TCP/IP
21 57 (20.65%) CheckPoint
22 56 (20.29%) OSPF
23 55 (19.93%) SAN
23 55 (19.93%) Citrix
23 55 (19.93%) Load Balancing
24 54 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
25 53 (19.20%) DNS
26 52 (18.84%) Juniper

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 27 (9.78%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (6.88%) IIS
4 16 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.26%) SAS
7 8 (2.90%) Apache
7 8 (2.90%) Skype for Business
8 6 (2.17%) CMS
9 5 (1.81%) nginx
10 4 (1.45%) Confluence
10 4 (1.45%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.09%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.36%) Mule
13 1 (0.36%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 25 (9.06%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (5.80%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.71%) Office 365
4 11 (3.99%) SaaS
5 6 (2.17%) GitHub
6 4 (1.45%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 148 (53.62%) Firewall
2 80 (28.99%) WAN
3 79 (28.62%) Cisco ASA
4 67 (24.28%) VPN
5 63 (22.83%) LAN
6 59 (21.38%) BGP
6 59 (21.38%) TCP/IP
7 56 (20.29%) OSPF
8 55 (19.93%) SAN
9 54 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 53 (19.20%) DNS
11 42 (15.22%) Wireless
12 38 (13.77%) MPLS
13 37 (13.41%) DHCP
14 35 (12.68%) Network Security
15 34 (12.32%) NetScaler
16 30 (10.87%) IPsec
17 28 (10.14%) VLAN
17 28 (10.14%) Wireshark
18 27 (9.78%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.43%) MySQL
3 12 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.54%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.54%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.17%) InfluxDB
6 6 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.17%) SQLite
7 5 (1.81%) MariaDB
8 4 (1.45%) Informix
9 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (4.35%) TeamCity
2 11 (3.99%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.90%) JIRA
4 6 (2.17%) Gerrit
4 6 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.81%) NuGet
5 5 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.81%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.45%) Ant
6 4 (1.45%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.45%) Fiddler
6 4 (1.45%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.45%) Maven
6 4 (1.45%) ReSharper
6 4 (1.45%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.72%) Redmine
9 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 89 (32.25%) Finance
2 33 (11.96%) Banking
3 22 (7.97%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.26%) Legal
5 8 (2.90%) Law
6 4 (1.45%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.09%) Advertising
7 3 (1.09%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.72%) Publishing
8 2 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (34.06%) Network Engineer
2 45 (16.30%) Analyst
3 41 (14.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 40 (14.49%) Senior Network Engineer
5 30 (10.87%) Cisco Engineer
5 30 (10.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 27 (9.78%) Administrator
7 21 (7.61%) Information Manager
7 21 (7.61%) Information Security Manager
7 21 (7.61%) Security Manager
8 18 (6.52%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
9 17 (6.16%) Finance Manager
9 17 (6.16%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 17 (6.16%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 16 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
11 15 (5.43%) Linux Administrator
12 14 (5.07%) Network Administrator
12 14 (5.07%) Network Analyst
12 14 (5.07%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.33%) XMPP
2 16 (5.80%) 802.1X
2 16 (5.80%) SailPoint
3 15 (5.43%) FIX Protocol
4 13 (4.71%) Web Services
5 12 (4.35%) LAMP
6 9 (3.26%) XML
7 8 (2.90%) .NET
8 7 (2.54%) LAPP Stack
8 7 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (2.17%) Kafka
9 6 (2.17%) ZeroMQ
10 5 (1.81%) JSON
10 5 (1.81%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (1.45%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (1.45%) REST
11 4 (1.45%) SOAP
11 4 (1.45%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.13%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.14%) Clustering
3 23 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.99%) DataPower
4 11 (3.99%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 10 (3.62%) Hedge funds
5 10 (3.62%) Replication
5 10 (3.62%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (3.26%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.17%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.81%) HP StoreVirtual
10 4 (1.45%) Eurex
10 4 (1.45%) iPad
10 4 (1.45%) User Experience
11 3 (1.09%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.72%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 111 (40.22%) Windows
2 102 (36.96%) Linux
3 43 (15.58%) CentOS
4 39 (14.13%) Windows Server
5 36 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (10.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (7.97%) Unix
8 20 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (6.88%) Solaris
10 17 (6.16%) Ubuntu
11 11 (3.99%) Debian
12 5 (1.81%) Android
13 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.45%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.45%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (31.88%) ITIL
2 55 (19.93%) Load Balancing
3 52 (18.84%) Network Monitoring
4 39 (14.13%) Information Security
4 39 (14.13%) Network Design
5 34 (12.32%) SIEM
6 30 (10.87%) DevOps
7 29 (10.51%) Kalman Filter
7 29 (10.51%) Network Management
8 27 (9.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 26 (9.42%) Security Monitoring
9 26 (9.42%) Security Operations
10 25 (9.06%) Change Management
11 24 (8.70%) Project Management
12 23 (8.33%) Analytics
13 22 (7.97%) Proactive Monitoring
14 21 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
15 20 (7.25%) Vulnerability Management
16 17 (6.16%) Incident Management
16 17 (6.16%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 41 (14.86%) Perl
2 30 (10.87%) Python
3 29 (10.51%) Bash Shell
3 29 (10.51%) SQL
4 26 (9.42%) PowerShell
5 16 (5.80%) Java
6 10 (3.62%) JavaScript
7 8 (2.90%) C#
7 8 (2.90%) Ruby
8 7 (2.54%) PHP
9 6 (2.17%) C
9 6 (2.17%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.81%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.09%) C++
11 3 (1.09%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.09%) VB
12 2 (0.72%) Korn
12 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 125 (45.29%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (29.35%) CCNP
3 71 (25.72%) CCNA
4 37 (13.41%) Degree
5 33 (11.96%) CCIE
6 30 (10.87%) CISSP
7 26 (9.42%) CISA
8 23 (8.33%) GIAC
9 18 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (6.16%) CISM
11 16 (5.80%) GISF
11 16 (5.80%) GSEC
11 16 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (5.07%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
14 12 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
14 12 (4.35%) MCSE
14 12 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
14 12 (4.35%) SSCP
15 10 (3.62%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.88%) SLA
2 18 (6.52%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (3.62%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.72%) PMO
6 2 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 73 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (23.91%) Active Directory
3 21 (7.61%) Hyper-V
4 18 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (5.80%) VMware NSX
6 11 (3.99%) Docker
6 11 (3.99%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (3.62%) VMware Server
8 9 (3.26%) DFS Replication
9 6 (2.17%) LXC
9 6 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (2.17%) vSphere
10 5 (1.81%) KVM
10 5 (1.81%) XenApp
11 4 (1.45%) Firmware
11 4 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.09%) NFS
12 3 (1.09%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.72%) GPFS
13 2 (0.72%) Samba
Systems Management
1 61 (22.10%) Nagios
2 43 (15.58%) SolarWinds Orion
3 41 (14.86%) SCCM
4 40 (14.49%) Ansible
5 33 (11.96%) Puppet
6 32 (11.59%) Cisco CUCM
7 25 (9.06%) Cisco Prime
7 25 (9.06%) QRadar
8 24 (8.70%) ZABBIX
9 22 (7.97%) Cacti
9 22 (7.97%) McAfee ePO
9 22 (7.97%) SCOM
10 18 (6.52%) WSUS
11 16 (5.80%) Core Impact
11 16 (5.80%) Nessus
11 16 (5.80%) Nexpose
11 16 (5.80%) OpenVAS
11 16 (5.80%) PowerBroker
11 16 (5.80%) RSA Security Analytics
12 13 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 171 (61.96%) Cisco
2 102 (36.96%) VMware
3 87 (31.52%) Palo Alto
4 74 (26.81%) Microsoft
5 64 (23.19%) HP
6 57 (20.65%) CheckPoint
7 55 (19.93%) Citrix
8 52 (18.84%) Juniper
9 39 (14.13%) F5
10 33 (11.96%) Red Hat
11 31 (11.23%) NetApp
11 31 (11.23%) Symantec
12 29 (10.51%) ArcSight
13 27 (9.78%) Qualys
13 27 (9.78%) Splunk
14 24 (8.70%) Dell
14 24 (8.70%) McAfee
14 24 (8.70%) Riverbed
15 19 (6.88%) Meraki
16 17 (6.16%) SaltStack