Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 586 572 537
Rank change year-on-year -14 -35 -2
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 215 253 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.85% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 196 229 346
London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £34,055
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 30,333 29,871 37,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.22% 42.00% 44.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23,779 25,058 31,181
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 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
Central London -9 56 £60,000 - 9
South London -14 7 £46,500 -15.45% 2
West London +8 6 £52,500 +15.38% 2
East London -7 5 £46,000 -17.49% 2
SolarWinds
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 126 (58.60%) Cisco
2 112 (52.09%) Firewall
3 95 (44.19%) Windows
4 94 (43.72%) VMware
5 88 (40.93%) Linux
6 84 (39.07%) Cisco Certification
7 80 (37.21%) Finance
8 68 (31.63%) WAN
9 67 (31.16%) VMware Infrastructure
10 62 (28.84%) Cisco ASA
11 60 (27.91%) VPN
11 60 (27.91%) Microsoft
12 56 (26.05%) ITIL
13 53 (24.65%) TCP/IP
14 52 (24.19%) CCNP
14 52 (24.19%) LAN
14 52 (24.19%) Palo Alto
15 50 (23.26%) CCNA
15 50 (23.26%) Nagios
16 45 (20.93%) Perl
17 44 (20.47%) Juniper
17 44 (20.47%) SAN
17 44 (20.47%) Active Directory
17 44 (20.47%) CentOS
18 39 (18.14%) DNS
19 37 (17.21%) SQL Server
20 36 (16.74%) NetScaler
21 35 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
22 34 (15.81%) MPLS
23 33 (15.35%) CheckPoint

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 21 (9.77%) IIS
2 20 (9.30%) MS Exchange
3 14 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (5.58%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.65%) Apache
5 10 (4.65%) Confluence
5 10 (4.65%) Skype for Business
5 10 (4.65%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.79%) CMS
6 6 (2.79%) nginx
6 6 (2.79%) SAS
7 3 (1.40%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.93%) Mule
8 2 (0.93%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.65%) MetaTrader
2 3 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (8.37%) Office 365
4 12 (5.58%) SaaS
5 7 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.40%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.93%) GitHub
8 1 (0.47%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.47%) IaaS
8 1 (0.47%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (52.09%) Firewall
2 68 (31.63%) WAN
3 62 (28.84%) Cisco ASA
4 60 (27.91%) VPN
5 53 (24.65%) TCP/IP
6 52 (24.19%) LAN
7 44 (20.47%) SAN
8 39 (18.14%) DNS
9 36 (16.74%) NetScaler
10 34 (15.81%) MPLS
11 31 (14.42%) OSPF
12 30 (13.95%) BGP
13 28 (13.02%) Wireless
14 27 (12.56%) Network Security
15 25 (11.63%) DHCP
15 25 (11.63%) Wireshark
16 24 (11.16%) Cisco Nexus
16 24 (11.16%) Internet
16 24 (11.16%) IPsec
17 20 (9.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.12%) MySQL
3 10 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.79%) MariaDB
6 5 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.86%) Informix
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.47%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (7.44%) JIRA
2 13 (6.05%) TeamCity
3 12 (5.58%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.12%) NuGet
4 11 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (4.65%) Ant
5 10 (4.65%) Eclipse
5 10 (4.65%) Fiddler
5 10 (4.65%) IntelliJ
5 10 (4.65%) Maven
5 10 (4.65%) ReSharper
5 10 (4.65%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.79%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.40%) Redmine
8 1 (0.47%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.47%) Travis CI
General
1 80 (37.21%) Finance
2 22 (10.23%) Banking
3 10 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.72%) Law
5 7 (3.26%) Legal
6 5 (2.33%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.33%) Publishing
7 4 (1.86%) Retail
8 2 (0.93%) Advertising
8 2 (0.93%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (24.19%) Network Engineer
2 49 (22.79%) Analyst
3 37 (17.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (9.30%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (8.37%) Linux Engineer
6 17 (7.91%) Cisco Engineer
6 17 (7.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 17 (7.91%) Network Analyst
7 14 (6.51%) Administrator
8 13 (6.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 13 (6.05%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (5.58%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (5.58%) IT Engineer
10 11 (5.12%) Linux Administrator
10 11 (5.12%) Operations Engineer
10 11 (5.12%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.65%) Operations Analyst
11 10 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.19%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.70%) XMPP
2 19 (8.84%) Web Services
3 16 (7.44%) .NET
4 15 (6.98%) XML
5 12 (5.58%) 802.1X
5 12 (5.58%) FIX Protocol
5 12 (5.58%) JSON
6 10 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (4.65%) ASP.NET
6 10 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (4.65%) REST
6 10 (4.65%) SOAP
6 10 (4.65%) TIBCO EMS
7 8 (3.72%) LAMP
7 8 (3.72%) SailPoint
8 6 (2.79%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (1.86%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.93%) Java EE
10 2 (0.93%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.88%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.37%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.12%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.19%) DataPower
4 9 (4.19%) Replication
4 9 (4.19%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 7 (3.26%) Clustering
5 7 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.33%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.33%) HP StoreVirtual
7 4 (1.86%) iPad
7 4 (1.86%) User Experience
8 3 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.40%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.47%) Digital Signage
9 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.47%) Pricing Data
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 95 (44.19%) Windows
2 88 (40.93%) Linux
3 44 (20.47%) CentOS
4 35 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (14.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (12.09%) Windows Server
7 18 (8.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (8.37%) Ubuntu
7 18 (8.37%) Unix
8 11 (5.12%) Debian
8 11 (5.12%) Solaris
9 6 (2.79%) Android
10 4 (1.86%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.05%) ITIL
2 30 (13.95%) Load Balancing
3 28 (13.02%) Change Management
3 28 (13.02%) DevOps
4 26 (12.09%) Network Monitoring
5 24 (11.16%) Network Design
6 21 (9.77%) Network Management
7 20 (9.30%) SIEM
8 19 (8.84%) ITSM
8 19 (8.84%) Service Management
9 18 (8.37%) Information Security
10 17 (7.91%) Proactive Monitoring
11 16 (7.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 15 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (6.51%) Change Control
13 14 (6.51%) Configuration Management
13 14 (6.51%) Service Delivery
14 13 (6.05%) Project Management
14 13 (6.05%) Security Operations
14 13 (6.05%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.93%) Perl
2 30 (13.95%) PowerShell
3 28 (13.02%) Bash Shell
3 28 (13.02%) Python
4 26 (12.09%) Java
4 26 (12.09%) SQL
5 14 (6.51%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.05%) C#
7 7 (3.26%) PHP
8 6 (2.79%) C
8 6 (2.79%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.40%) Korn
9 3 (1.40%) Ruby
9 3 (1.40%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.40%) VB
10 2 (0.93%) C++
10 2 (0.93%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.47%) AWK
11 1 (0.47%) Scala
11 1 (0.47%) sed
Qualifications
1 84 (39.07%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (24.19%) CCNP
3 50 (23.26%) CCNA
4 33 (15.35%) Degree
5 23 (10.70%) CCIE
6 16 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (6.98%) GIAC
8 13 (6.05%) CISSP
8 13 (6.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (5.12%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (5.12%) MCSE
10 10 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (4.19%) CISM
12 8 (3.72%) CISA
12 8 (3.72%) GISF
12 8 (3.72%) GSEC
12 8 (3.72%) Security Cleared
13 7 (3.26%) DV Cleared
13 7 (3.26%) Linux+ Certification
14 6 (2.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.05%) SLA
2 7 (3.26%) QA
3 4 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (31.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (20.47%) Active Directory
3 25 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 18 (8.37%) VMware NSX
5 17 (7.91%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (4.19%) VMware Server
7 8 (3.72%) DFS Replication
7 8 (3.72%) Docker
7 8 (3.72%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (2.79%) KVM
9 4 (1.86%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (1.40%) Firmware
10 3 (1.40%) NFS
10 3 (1.40%) Samba
10 3 (1.40%) vSphere
11 2 (0.93%) GPFS
11 2 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.47%) LXC
12 1 (0.47%) XenApp
12 1 (0.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (23.26%) Nagios
2 33 (15.35%) Ansible
3 32 (14.88%) SCCM
4 28 (13.02%) Cisco CUCM
4 28 (13.02%) Puppet
5 25 (11.63%) ZABBIX
6 21 (9.77%) SolarWinds Orion
7 19 (8.84%) Cacti
8 17 (7.91%) Cisco Prime
8 17 (7.91%) SCOM
9 14 (6.51%) QRadar
10 12 (5.58%) McAfee ePO
11 11 (5.12%) Salt
12 10 (4.65%) Kibana
12 10 (4.65%) logstash
12 10 (4.65%) Perfmon
13 9 (4.19%) Nessus
14 8 (3.72%) Core Impact
14 8 (3.72%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 8 (3.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 126 (58.60%) Cisco
2 94 (43.72%) VMware
3 60 (27.91%) Microsoft
4 52 (24.19%) Palo Alto
5 44 (20.47%) Juniper
6 33 (15.35%) CheckPoint
6 33 (15.35%) Citrix
7 30 (13.95%) NetApp
8 28 (13.02%) F5
9 27 (12.56%) HP
9 27 (12.56%) Red Hat
10 26 (12.09%) Meraki
11 23 (10.70%) Splunk
12 20 (9.30%) Riverbed
13 19 (8.84%) McAfee
14 18 (8.37%) EMC
15 17 (7.91%) ArcSight
15 17 (7.91%) Symantec
16 15 (6.98%) Qualys
17 14 (6.51%) Dell