Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 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
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 378 535 494
Rank change year-on-year +157 -41 +77
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 84 208 357
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 0.94% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 92 169 297
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £42,750 £40,646 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,625 £102,500 £76,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +10.53%

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 7,426 22,219 27,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.09% 40.59% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5,926 17,265 21,929
Median annual salary £66,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,844 £31,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +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 30 October 2020.

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 30 October 2020. 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 +152 23 £56,250 -13.46% 8
West London +67 3 £48,500 -19.17% 2
South London +33 1 £47,500 +5.56%
SolarWinds
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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 51 (60.71%) Azure
2 50 (59.52%) VMware
3 46 (54.76%) Windows
4 40 (47.62%) PowerShell
5 38 (45.24%) Windows Server
6 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
7 35 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 34 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (38.10%) Firewall
10 30 (35.71%) Finance
11 27 (32.14%) Linux
12 24 (28.57%) Cisco
12 24 (28.57%) DNS
12 24 (28.57%) Office 365
13 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (25.00%) DHCP
13 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
14 20 (23.81%) SAN
14 20 (23.81%) Ansible
14 20 (23.81%) DevOps
15 19 (22.62%) Python
15 19 (22.62%) ITIL
16 18 (21.43%) AWS
17 17 (20.24%) SCCM
17 17 (20.24%) SQL
17 17 (20.24%) Data Centre
18 16 (19.05%) Azure Active Directory
18 16 (19.05%) Windows 10
18 16 (19.05%) Task Automation
18 16 (19.05%) VPN

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 11 (13.10%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 5 (5.95%) Apache
4 4 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.76%) Confluence
4 4 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.57%) nginx
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
6 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (60.71%) Azure
2 24 (28.57%) Office 365
3 18 (21.43%) AWS
4 16 (19.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (17.86%) Mimecast
6 12 (14.29%) SaaS
7 8 (9.52%) IaaS
7 8 (9.52%) PaaS
8 1 (1.19%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 32 (38.10%) Firewall
2 24 (28.57%) DNS
3 21 (25.00%) DHCP
4 20 (23.81%) SAN
5 16 (19.05%) VPN
6 12 (14.29%) Network Security
7 11 (13.10%) DMARC
7 11 (13.10%) SSL
7 11 (13.10%) Wireless
8 9 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (9.52%) LAN
9 8 (9.52%) Multicast
9 8 (9.52%) WAN
9 8 (9.52%) Wireshark
10 7 (8.33%) TCP/IP
11 6 (7.14%) BGP
11 6 (7.14%) OSPF
11 6 (7.14%) Unified Communications
11 6 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (8.33%) Redis
4 5 (5.95%) MySQL
5 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 30 (35.71%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Law
4 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.38%) Police
4 2 (2.38%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.19%) Front Office
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 15 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Azure Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Remote Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Network Support
8 5 (5.95%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Network Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.29%) LDAP
2 5 (5.95%) Middleware
3 4 (4.76%) JSON
3 4 (4.76%) Regular Expression
3 4 (4.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.76%) Replication
3 4 (4.76%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.38%) iSeries
5 2 (2.38%) PKI
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 46 (54.76%) Windows
2 38 (45.24%) Windows Server
3 27 (32.14%) Linux
4 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
5 16 (19.05%) Windows 10
6 12 (14.29%) CentOS
7 11 (13.10%) Windows 7
8 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2019
9 6 (7.14%) Mac OS X
9 6 (7.14%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.57%) Solaris
12 2 (2.38%) Unix
13 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) DevOps
2 19 (22.62%) ITIL
3 16 (19.05%) Task Automation
4 14 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (15.48%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (13.10%) Line Management
7 10 (11.90%) Business Continuity
7 10 (11.90%) Configuration Management
8 9 (10.71%) Change Management
8 9 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (8.33%) Application Performance Management
10 7 (8.33%) Change Control
10 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
10 7 (8.33%) Information Security
10 7 (8.33%) ITSM
10 7 (8.33%) Network Management
10 7 (8.33%) Performance Management
10 7 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.62%) PowerShell
2 19 (22.62%) Python
3 17 (20.24%) SQL
4 4 (4.76%) Java
4 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.38%) Perl
5 2 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.19%) C
6 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.71%) CCNA
3 7 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (8.33%) Degree
4 6 (7.14%) CCNP
5 5 (5.95%) CCIE
6 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.19%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (1.19%) CCSA
6 1 (1.19%) CISSP
6 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.19%) MCSE
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.19%) RHCE
6 1 (1.19%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
2 6 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 34 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.48%) vSphere
4 12 (14.29%) Docker
5 6 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.57%) XenApp
6 3 (3.57%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.19%) Squid
7 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (23.81%) Ansible
2 17 (20.24%) SCCM
3 16 (19.05%) WSUS
4 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 11 (13.10%) Nagios
6 9 (10.71%) SCOM
7 8 (9.52%) Puppet
8 7 (8.33%) Kubernetes
8 7 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (7.14%) Backup Exec
10 5 (5.95%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (4.76%) Terraform
12 2 (2.38%) Control-M
12 2 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (2.38%) NetBackup
12 2 (2.38%) SCOrch
13 1 (1.19%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 50 (59.52%) VMware
2 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
3 24 (28.57%) Cisco
4 14 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 12 (14.29%) Citrix
5 12 (14.29%) Dell
5 12 (14.29%) HP
6 10 (11.90%) NetApp
6 10 (11.90%) Veeam
7 7 (8.33%) AppDynamics
7 7 (8.33%) New Relic
8 6 (7.14%) Asigra
8 6 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 6 (7.14%) EMC
8 6 (7.14%) F5
8 6 (7.14%) Palo Alto
8 6 (7.14%) RedGate
9 5 (5.95%) Fortinet
9 5 (5.95%) McAfee
9 5 (5.95%) Sophos