Period
to 15 June 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 15 June 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
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 517 466 454
Rank change year-on-year -51 -12 +130
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 105 129 311
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.37% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.94% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 98 125 255
10th Percentile £39,265 £33,650 £37,050
25th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,250 £93,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%

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 13,731 13,776 23,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 35.96% 39.46% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9,423 10,788 18,188
10th Percentile £39,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £97,875 £93,750
England median annual salary £52,606 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.20% +5.00% +1.01%

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 15 June 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 15 June 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 +45 45 £65,000 -7.14% 4
South London +1 5 - - 2
West London -7 1 £44,000 -2.22%
North London - 1 £87,500 -
SolarWinds
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 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 57 (54.29%) Azure
2 45 (42.86%) Cisco
3 44 (41.90%) VMware
4 36 (34.29%) Windows
4 36 (34.29%) Firewall
5 33 (31.43%) Social Skills
6 32 (30.48%) Finance
7 31 (29.52%) WAN
8 30 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 30 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 30 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 29 (27.62%) Microsoft 365
10 27 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (25.71%) LAN
11 25 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (23.81%) Windows Server
12 24 (22.86%) TCP/IP
13 22 (20.95%) Data Centre
14 19 (18.10%) Linux
14 19 (18.10%) JSON
15 18 (17.14%) CCNP
15 18 (17.14%) DevOps
16 17 (16.19%) Azure Active Directory
16 17 (16.19%) SCCM
17 16 (15.24%) SAN
17 16 (15.24%) Python
17 16 (15.24%) CheckPoint
18 15 (14.29%) DNS
18 15 (14.29%) Fortinet
18 15 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 5 (4.76%) IIS
1 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.90%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.95%) Apache
4 1 (0.95%) CMS
4 1 (0.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 57 (54.29%) Azure
2 29 (27.62%) Microsoft 365
3 17 (16.19%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (12.38%) AWS
5 8 (7.62%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (6.67%) Mimecast
7 3 (2.86%) Datadog
7 3 (2.86%) GCP
7 3 (2.86%) IaaS
7 3 (2.86%) Serverless
8 2 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.90%) SaaS
8 2 (1.90%) Trello
9 1 (0.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.95%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.95%) GitHub
9 1 (0.95%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (34.29%) Firewall
2 31 (29.52%) WAN
3 27 (25.71%) LAN
4 24 (22.86%) TCP/IP
5 16 (15.24%) SAN
6 15 (14.29%) DNS
7 14 (13.33%) BGP
7 14 (13.33%) VPN
8 13 (12.38%) OSPF
9 12 (11.43%) Ethernet
9 12 (11.43%) HTTP
9 12 (11.43%) Network Security
9 12 (11.43%) SD-WAN
10 10 (9.52%) DHCP
11 8 (7.62%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (7.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (6.67%) Cisco Firepower
12 7 (6.67%) MPLS
12 7 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.67%) MySQL
3 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
4 1 (0.95%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.95%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) JMeter
1 6 (5.71%) LoadRunner
1 6 (5.71%) NeoLoad
2 4 (3.81%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (2.86%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.90%) JIRA
4 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.95%) MSI
5 1 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 33 (31.43%) Social Skills
2 32 (30.48%) Finance
3 9 (8.57%) Law
3 9 (8.57%) Legal
4 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.62%) Banking
5 5 (4.76%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.86%) Back Office
8 2 (1.90%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (1.90%) Police
8 2 (1.90%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.90%) Retail
9 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (22.86%) Analyst
1 24 (22.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 22 (20.95%) Network Engineer
3 12 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Architect
4 10 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Support
5 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.10%) JSON
2 3 (2.86%) .NET
2 3 (2.86%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.90%) YAML
4 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.95%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.95%) CSS
4 1 (0.95%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.95%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.95%) SOAP
4 1 (0.95%) WCF
4 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.76%) Fibre Optics
3 5 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.86%) Replication
6 2 (1.90%) Clustering
6 2 (1.90%) CMDB
6 2 (1.90%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.95%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.29%) Windows
2 25 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 19 (18.10%) Linux
4 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2019
5 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.86%) Unix
8 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.95%) Android
9 1 (0.95%) CentOS
9 1 (0.95%) Fedora
9 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.14%) DevOps
2 15 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.38%) Project Management
3 13 (12.38%) Service Delivery
4 11 (10.48%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (10.48%) Validation
5 10 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (9.52%) Migration
5 10 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (9.52%) Project Delivery
6 9 (8.57%) Change Management
7 8 (7.62%) Network Design
7 8 (7.62%) Network Management
8 7 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 7 (6.67%) Facilities Management
8 7 (6.67%) ITIL
8 7 (6.67%) Presales
8 7 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 16 (15.24%) Python
3 11 (10.48%) SQL
4 8 (7.62%) Perl
4 8 (7.62%) PHP
5 6 (5.71%) Java
6 3 (2.86%) Go
7 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.90%) R
8 1 (0.95%) C
8 1 (0.95%) C#
8 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (17.14%) CCNP
3 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (10.48%) CCNA
4 11 (10.48%) MCSA
5 8 (7.62%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.71%) Degree
6 6 (5.71%) MCP
6 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (4.76%) ISTQB
7 5 (4.76%) JNCIA
7 5 (4.76%) JNCIP
7 5 (4.76%) JNCIS
8 4 (3.81%) CISSP
9 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.90%) CCIE
10 2 (1.90%) CISM
10 2 (1.90%) MCSE
11 1 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 25 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.67%) Docker
4 6 (5.71%) VMware NSX
5 4 (3.81%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (2.86%) vSphere
7 2 (1.90%) NFS
7 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.90%) XenApp
8 1 (0.95%) Firmware
8 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.95%) Samba
8 1 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.95%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.95%) Xen
8 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (16.19%) SCCM
2 14 (13.33%) Ansible
2 14 (13.33%) FortiGate
3 12 (11.43%) Nagios
4 9 (8.57%) Terraform
5 7 (6.67%) SCOM
6 6 (5.71%) Icinga
6 6 (5.71%) Kubernetes
7 4 (3.81%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.86%) Cacti
8 3 (2.86%) NetMRI
8 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.90%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (1.90%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.90%) SCSM
9 2 (1.90%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.90%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.95%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 45 (42.86%) Cisco
2 44 (41.90%) VMware
3 30 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (15.24%) CheckPoint
5 15 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 11 (10.48%) Palo Alto
7 10 (9.52%) Dell
8 9 (8.57%) Juniper
9 8 (7.62%) HP
9 8 (7.62%) Sophos
10 7 (6.67%) Citrix
10 7 (6.67%) Symantec
11 6 (5.71%) AppDynamics
11 6 (5.71%) Dynatrace
11 6 (5.71%) F5
11 6 (5.71%) Meraki
11 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
11 6 (5.71%) ServiceNow
12 5 (4.76%) CA
13 4 (3.81%) Riverbed