The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
England / South East
Rank 307 329 376
Rank change year-on-year +22 +47  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 88 126 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.59% 0.65% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 1.30% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 72 94 69
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% -5.55%  

SolarWinds is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 6942 9711 10331
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 46.91% 50.43% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5670 8123 8141
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in the South East

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in the South East

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the South East

SolarWinds
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -8 18 £52,500 +17.97% 2
Oxfordshire +12 16 £40,000 -33.33%
Berkshire +45 14 £61,250 +22.50%
Hampshire +19 14 £58,750 +17.50% 1
Buckinghamshire - 11 £40,000 - 1
Kent +11 8 £39,000 -2.50% 2
West Sussex +15 7 £42,500 +3.03%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South East region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 111 (56.06%) Cisco
2 89 (44.95%) Firewall
3 76 (38.38%) ITIL
4 73 (36.87%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (33.84%) Wireless
6 64 (32.32%) Windows
7 58 (29.29%) WAN
8 57 (28.79%) DHCP
8 57 (28.79%) VPN
8 57 (28.79%) DNS
9 56 (28.28%) Microsoft
10 55 (27.78%) CCNP
10 55 (27.78%) Data Centre
11 51 (25.76%) LAN
12 49 (24.75%) Network Monitoring
13 44 (22.22%) F5
14 40 (20.20%) Juniper
15 39 (19.70%) Cisco Nexus
15 39 (19.70%) Cisco ASA
16 38 (19.19%) CheckPoint
17 36 (18.18%) VoIP
18 34 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
18 34 (17.17%) Palo Alto
19 33 (16.67%) Active Directory
20 32 (16.16%) MPLS
20 32 (16.16%) LANDesk
21 31 (15.66%) CCIE
22 30 (15.15%) SLA
22 30 (15.15%) Unix
23 29 (14.65%) Forcepoint

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 29 (14.65%) Skype for Business
2 15 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.55%) IIS
4 7 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.54%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (4.55%) MS Office
2 8 (4.04%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.54%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.62%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (8.08%) Office 365
4 9 (4.55%) SaaS
5 2 (1.01%) Akamai
5 2 (1.01%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 89 (44.95%) Firewall
2 67 (33.84%) Wireless
3 58 (29.29%) WAN
4 57 (28.79%) DHCP
4 57 (28.79%) DNS
4 57 (28.79%) VPN
5 51 (25.76%) LAN
6 39 (19.70%) Cisco ASA
6 39 (19.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 36 (18.18%) VoIP
8 32 (16.16%) MPLS
9 29 (14.65%) Cisco Wireless
10 28 (14.14%) OSPF
10 28 (14.14%) TCP/IP
11 27 (13.64%) Ethernet
12 25 (12.63%) BGP
13 21 (10.61%) IPsec
13 21 (10.61%) Network Security
13 21 (10.61%) WAAS
14 20 (10.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.55%) MySQL
3 8 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.54%) Hadoop
4 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (3.54%) OLAP
4 7 (3.54%) OLTP
4 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.01%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.01%) Riak
6 1 (0.51%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (3.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.01%) CircleCI
2 2 (1.01%) Gatling
2 2 (1.01%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.01%) JMeter
2 2 (1.01%) JUnit
General
1 23 (11.62%) Finance
2 10 (5.05%) Banking
3 6 (3.03%) Military
4 4 (2.02%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.52%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (25.76%) Network Engineer
2 42 (21.21%) Analyst
3 29 (14.65%) Cisco Engineer
4 25 (12.63%) Network Analyst
5 24 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 23 (11.62%) Systems Engineer
7 20 (10.10%) Administrator
8 19 (9.60%) Cisco Analyst
8 19 (9.60%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 18 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
10 17 (8.59%) Unix Engineer
10 17 (8.59%) Unix Systems Engineer
11 15 (7.58%) Applications Support
11 15 (7.58%) Network Manager
12 14 (7.07%) Operations Analyst
13 13 (6.57%) Cisco Voice Engineer
13 13 (6.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 13 (6.57%) Server Analyst
13 13 (6.57%) Voice Engineer
13 13 (6.57%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.56%) .NET
1 11 (5.56%) Web Services
2 6 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (2.53%) Middleware
4 3 (1.52%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 55 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.08%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.58%) IVR
4 12 (6.06%) PKI
5 11 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.04%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (3.54%) AS400
7 7 (3.54%) Replication
8 6 (3.03%) Fintech
9 4 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.02%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.02%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.52%) Clustering
10 3 (1.52%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.51%) CMDB
11 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 64 (32.32%) Windows
2 34 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (15.15%) Unix
4 29 (14.65%) Windows Server
5 23 (11.62%) Linux
6 19 (9.60%) AIX
7 11 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.52%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (1.52%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (38.38%) ITIL
2 49 (24.75%) Network Monitoring
3 26 (13.13%) High Availability
3 26 (13.13%) Network Management
4 25 (12.63%) Problem Management
5 23 (11.62%) Patch Management
6 21 (10.61%) Performance Monitoring
7 20 (10.10%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 19 (9.60%) Change Management
8 19 (9.60%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 17 (8.59%) Configuration Management
10 17 (8.59%) Load Balancing
11 15 (7.58%) Asset Management
12 14 (7.07%) Change Control
13 13 (6.57%) Risk Management
13 13 (6.57%) SDLC
14 12 (6.06%) Network Design
15 11 (5.56%) Adaptive Security
16 10 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.10%) Perl
1 20 (10.10%) SQL
2 14 (7.07%) Python
3 10 (5.05%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.04%) Bash Shell
4 8 (4.04%) Java
5 7 (3.54%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.02%) C
6 4 (2.02%) Ruby
7 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.51%) C#
8 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.51%) VB
8 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 73 (36.87%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (27.78%) CCNP
3 31 (15.66%) CCIE
4 23 (11.62%) CCNA
5 20 (10.10%) Degree
6 9 (4.55%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.53%) DBS Check
8 5 (2.53%) MCSE
8 5 (2.53%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.02%) CCDP
9 4 (2.02%) MCITP
10 3 (1.52%) MCSA
10 3 (1.52%) NCDA
11 2 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.01%) MCP
11 2 (1.01%) VCAP
12 1 (0.51%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.15%) SLA
2 5 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.02%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) GPG13
4 1 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 33 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.08%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (4.04%) XenApp
5 5 (2.53%) vSphere
6 4 (2.02%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (2.02%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.52%) Docker
8 2 (1.01%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.51%) Firmware
9 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.51%) Xen
9 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (11.62%) SCOM
2 22 (11.11%) Nagios
2 22 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
3 18 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (7.07%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (5.56%) SCCM
6 7 (3.54%) NetBackup
7 6 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (2.53%) Control-M
9 4 (2.02%) AppManager
9 4 (2.02%) HP SiteScope
9 4 (2.02%) SmoothWall
10 3 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (1.52%) PowerCLI
11 2 (1.01%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (1.01%) Nessus
11 2 (1.01%) Puppet
12 1 (0.51%) Icinga
Vendors
1 111 (56.06%) Cisco
2 56 (28.28%) Microsoft
3 44 (22.22%) F5
4 40 (20.20%) Juniper
5 38 (19.19%) CheckPoint
6 34 (17.17%) Palo Alto
7 32 (16.16%) LANDesk
8 29 (14.65%) Forcepoint
9 22 (11.11%) VMware
10 19 (9.60%) IBM
11 16 (8.08%) Splunk
12 15 (7.58%) Blue Coat
13 14 (7.07%) Aruba
13 14 (7.07%) HP
14 13 (6.57%) Dynatrace
14 13 (6.57%) NetApp
15 12 (6.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 11 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
16 11 (5.56%) Riverbed
17 10 (5.05%) Polycom
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