Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 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
England > London
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 526 485 569
Rank change year-on-year -41 +84 +36
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 200 370 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.54% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 1.30% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 154 307 272
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £40,940 £37,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £77,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 22,930 28,354 32,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.86% 41.72% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17,768 22,268 24,300
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 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
Central London -20 37 £65,000 +13.04% 17
West London +12 19 £60,000 +14.29% 11
South London +9 17 £45,000 +1.12% 2
North London 0 4 £57,500 +109.09%
SolarWinds
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 London region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 99 (49.50%) Firewall
2 95 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
3 91 (45.50%) Cisco
4 87 (43.50%) WAN
5 73 (36.50%) Finance
6 70 (35.00%) CCNP
6 70 (35.00%) Linux
7 69 (34.50%) LAN
8 62 (31.00%) CheckPoint
9 60 (30.00%) Windows
10 57 (28.50%) Active Directory
10 57 (28.50%) MPLS
11 54 (27.00%) VMware
12 53 (26.50%) DHCP
13 50 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 50 (25.00%) VPN
14 49 (24.50%) DNS
15 48 (24.00%) CCNA
15 48 (24.00%) SIEM
16 47 (23.50%) Azure
17 46 (23.00%) Network Security
17 46 (23.00%) Degree
18 45 (22.50%) Python
18 45 (22.50%) SCCM
18 45 (22.50%) Palo Alto
19 42 (21.00%) Network Monitoring
19 42 (21.00%) F5
19 42 (21.00%) Microsoft
20 41 (20.50%) Nessus
21 38 (19.00%) Agile Software Development

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 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.50%) Apache
2 7 (3.50%) IIS
2 7 (3.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.50%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.50%) Confluence
5 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.50%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.50%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (3.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (3.50%) Q-Pulse
1 7 (3.50%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (23.50%) Azure
2 30 (15.00%) Office 365
3 18 (9.00%) AWS
4 4 (2.00%) SaaS
5 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.50%) Datadog
6 2 (1.00%) GitHub
7 1 (0.50%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.50%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 99 (49.50%) Firewall
2 87 (43.50%) WAN
3 69 (34.50%) LAN
4 57 (28.50%) MPLS
5 53 (26.50%) DHCP
6 50 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 50 (25.00%) VPN
7 49 (24.50%) DNS
8 46 (23.00%) Network Security
9 34 (17.00%) BGP
10 33 (16.50%) Wireless
11 28 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (14.00%) OSPF
12 25 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (12.50%) IPsec
13 21 (10.50%) FTP
14 20 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
14 20 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
15 18 (9.00%) Internet
16 17 (8.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.50%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.50%) MySQL
3 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2017
4 3 (1.50%) Redis
5 2 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.00%) Big Data
5 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (3.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (3.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.00%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.50%) JIRA
5 1 (0.50%) JMeter
5 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.50%) NeoLoad
General
1 73 (36.50%) Finance
2 17 (8.50%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.50%) Retail
4 6 (3.00%) Back Office
4 6 (3.00%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.50%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.50%) Local Government
6 3 (1.50%) Banking
6 3 (1.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 86 (43.00%) Network Engineer
2 25 (12.50%) Analyst
3 21 (10.50%) Head of Information
3 21 (10.50%) Head of Information Security
3 21 (10.50%) Head of Security
4 20 (10.00%) Information Manager
4 20 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
4 20 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 20 (10.00%) Security Manager
5 19 (9.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 17 (8.50%) Cisco Engineer
7 16 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 15 (7.50%) Network Analyst
8 15 (7.50%) Network Security Analyst
8 15 (7.50%) Security Analyst
9 12 (6.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) Senior Network Engineer
10 10 (5.00%) Project Engineer
11 8 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
11 8 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.00%) SailPoint
2 9 (4.50%) .NET
3 3 (1.50%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.50%) Web Services
4 2 (1.00%) Kafka
4 2 (1.00%) Node.js
4 2 (1.00%) React
5 1 (0.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.00%) Management Information System
2 32 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 19 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.00%) Private Cloud
4 8 (4.00%) Smartphone
5 7 (3.50%) iPad
5 7 (3.50%) iPhone
5 7 (3.50%) LIMS
6 6 (3.00%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.50%) Fibre Optics
8 3 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.50%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.50%) Handset
10 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.50%) Replication
10 1 (0.50%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 70 (35.00%) Linux
2 60 (30.00%) Windows
3 33 (16.50%) Windows Server
4 12 (6.00%) Windows 10
4 12 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.00%) Android
5 8 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.50%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.00%) CentOS
7 6 (3.00%) Unix
8 5 (2.50%) Debian
8 5 (2.50%) SUSE
8 5 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.00%) Fedora
9 2 (1.00%) Solaris
10 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.00%) SIEM
2 42 (21.00%) Network Monitoring
3 38 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (18.00%) ITIL
5 32 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
6 31 (15.50%) Information Security
6 31 (15.50%) Network Management
7 29 (14.50%) High Availability
8 28 (14.00%) Project Delivery
8 28 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (13.00%) Antivirus Management
9 26 (13.00%) High-Frequency Trading
9 26 (13.00%) Identity Access Management
9 26 (13.00%) Market Making
9 26 (13.00%) Penetration Testing
9 26 (13.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 20 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (8.50%) Project Management
12 16 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (6.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (22.50%) Python
2 29 (14.50%) Java
3 26 (13.00%) C++
4 19 (9.50%) PowerShell
5 14 (7.00%) SQL
6 9 (4.50%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.00%) Perl
7 4 (2.00%) PHP
8 2 (1.00%) C
8 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.00%) Scala
8 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.50%) VB
9 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 95 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (35.00%) CCNP
3 48 (24.00%) CCNA
4 46 (23.00%) Degree
5 24 (12.00%) CISSP
6 23 (11.50%) CISA
7 22 (11.00%) CISM
8 18 (9.00%) CCSA
9 17 (8.50%) CCIE
10 9 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (4.50%) Security Cleared
11 8 (4.00%) CCA
11 8 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (4.00%) MCSE
12 7 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
13 6 (3.00%) JNCIP
13 6 (3.00%) SC Cleared
14 5 (2.50%) CCDA
14 5 (2.50%) JNCIA
14 5 (2.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.50%) SLA
2 6 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.00%) QA
4 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (28.50%) Active Directory
2 31 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (4.50%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 9 (4.50%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (4.00%) XenDesktop
6 7 (3.50%) BitLocker
6 7 (3.50%) Docker
6 7 (3.50%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (3.50%) XenApp
7 4 (2.00%) iptables
8 3 (1.50%) VMware NSX
9 2 (1.00%) NFS
9 2 (1.00%) Samba
9 2 (1.00%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.00%) vSphere
9 2 (1.00%) Xen
10 1 (0.50%) pfSense
10 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 45 (22.50%) SCCM
2 41 (20.50%) Nessus
3 28 (14.00%) Nagios
4 26 (13.00%) McAfee ePO
5 18 (9.00%) Ansible
6 17 (8.50%) Cisco Prime
7 15 (7.50%) FortiGate
8 10 (5.00%) Puppet
9 8 (4.00%) WSUS
10 6 (3.00%) SolarWinds Orion
10 6 (3.00%) ZABBIX
11 5 (2.50%) Kubernetes
11 5 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (2.00%) Cacti
12 4 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (1.50%) Packer
13 3 (1.50%) Red Hat Satellite
13 3 (1.50%) SCOM
13 3 (1.50%) Terraform
13 3 (1.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 91 (45.50%) Cisco
2 62 (31.00%) CheckPoint
3 54 (27.00%) VMware
4 45 (22.50%) Palo Alto
5 42 (21.00%) F5
5 42 (21.00%) Microsoft
6 29 (14.50%) Aruba
7 28 (14.00%) Splunk
8 27 (13.50%) LogRhythm
8 27 (13.50%) McAfee
8 27 (13.50%) Meraki
9 26 (13.00%) Aveksa
10 23 (11.50%) Citrix
10 23 (11.50%) Qualys
11 22 (11.00%) Fortinet
11 22 (11.00%) Red Hat
12 17 (8.50%) HP
13 15 (7.50%) Dell
13 15 (7.50%) ProCurve
14 14 (7.00%) Juniper