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 23 June 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.

SolarWinds
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 358 397
Rank change year-on-year +41 +39  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 75 88 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.51% 0.48% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.00% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 51
Median salary £46,000 £41,877 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.84% -16.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,850 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £52,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  

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 6893 8810 10955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 46.93% 47.93% 51.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5628 7298 8690
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +39 29 £43,750 +50.86% 1
Oxfordshire +25 15 £43,250 +8.12%
Hampshire +1 11 £32,500 -7.14%
Berkshire +25 10 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Kent +17 8 £47,500 +30.13% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £61,250 +53.12%
West Sussex -2 1 £70,000 +33.33%
SolarWinds
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 96 (58.54%) Firewall
2 87 (53.05%) Cisco
3 65 (39.63%) ITIL
4 56 (34.15%) Windows
5 55 (33.54%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (32.93%) Microsoft
7 53 (32.32%) WAN
7 53 (32.32%) Wireless
8 50 (30.49%) Data Centre
9 48 (29.27%) VPN
10 46 (28.05%) LAN
11 44 (26.83%) SLA
12 42 (25.61%) CCNP
13 40 (24.39%) OSPF
13 40 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
14 39 (23.78%) Juniper
15 38 (23.17%) CheckPoint
16 37 (22.56%) BGP
16 37 (22.56%) Linux
16 37 (22.56%) VMware
17 36 (21.95%) F5
17 36 (21.95%) Network Monitoring
18 34 (20.73%) MPLS
19 33 (20.12%) Active Directory
19 33 (20.12%) Windows Server 2008
20 31 (18.90%) Windows Server
20 31 (18.90%) DHCP
20 31 (18.90%) Change Management
21 30 (18.29%) DNS
22 29 (17.68%) Palo Alto

SolarWinds
Co-occurring 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 15 (9.15%) Skype for Business
2 13 (7.93%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.93%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.66%) IIS
5 5 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (6.71%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.49%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.88%) SaaS
4 6 (3.66%) Office 365
5 3 (1.83%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 96 (58.54%) Firewall
2 53 (32.32%) WAN
2 53 (32.32%) Wireless
3 48 (29.27%) VPN
4 46 (28.05%) LAN
5 40 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
5 40 (24.39%) OSPF
6 37 (22.56%) BGP
7 34 (20.73%) MPLS
8 31 (18.90%) DHCP
9 30 (18.29%) DNS
10 23 (14.02%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (13.41%) IPsec
11 22 (13.41%) TCP/IP
12 21 (12.80%) SAN
13 20 (12.20%) Network Security
14 18 (10.98%) Unified Communications
15 16 (9.76%) Ethernet
15 16 (9.76%) VoIP
16 15 (9.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.27%) MySQL
2 7 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.66%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 6 (3.66%) OLAP
3 6 (3.66%) OLTP
3 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.61%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (3.66%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.44%) JIRA
3 3 (1.83%) Redmine
General
1 8 (4.88%) Finance
2 6 (3.66%) Banking
3 3 (1.83%) Law
4 2 (1.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 64 (39.02%) Network Engineer
2 25 (15.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 22 (13.41%) Analyst
4 21 (12.80%) Administrator
5 17 (10.37%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (9.15%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (7.32%) Cisco Analyst
7 12 (7.32%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 12 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (7.32%) Juniper Engineer
7 12 (7.32%) Network Analyst
8 11 (6.71%) Monitoring Engineer
8 11 (6.71%) Server Analyst
8 11 (6.71%) Windows Server Analyst
9 10 (6.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.88%) DBA
11 8 (4.88%) SQL DBA
12 7 (4.27%) Security Engineer
12 7 (4.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.98%) Web Services
2 7 (4.27%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.22%) .NET
3 2 (1.22%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.49%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 16 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 14 (8.54%) PKI
3 14 (8.54%) Replication
4 6 (3.66%) Fintech
4 6 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.66%) IVR
5 5 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.44%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.83%) Clustering
8 2 (1.22%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.22%) Wiki
9 1 (0.61%) CMDB
9 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 56 (34.15%) Windows
2 37 (22.56%) Linux
3 33 (20.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (18.90%) Windows Server
5 21 (12.80%) Unix
6 11 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.10%) AIX
8 6 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.83%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.22%) SUSE
10 2 (1.22%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.63%) ITIL
2 36 (21.95%) Network Monitoring
3 31 (18.90%) Change Management
4 26 (15.85%) Load Balancing
5 24 (14.63%) Change Control
6 20 (12.20%) Network Management
7 19 (11.59%) High Availability
8 17 (10.37%) Network Design
9 16 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
10 15 (9.15%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (7.93%) Mentoring
12 13 (7.93%) Operations Management
13 12 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
13 12 (7.32%) Problem Management
14 11 (6.71%) Information Management
14 11 (6.71%) Performance Management
14 11 (6.71%) WAN Optimisation
15 10 (6.10%) Asset Management
15 10 (6.10%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.98%) Perl
2 17 (10.37%) SQL
3 10 (6.10%) Python
4 9 (5.49%) Bash Shell
4 9 (5.49%) C
5 8 (4.88%) Java
6 7 (4.27%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.66%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.44%) Ruby
9 3 (1.83%) Korn
10 2 (1.22%) C++
11 1 (0.61%) C#
11 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.61%) VB
11 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (33.54%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (25.61%) CCNP
3 25 (15.24%) CCNA
4 17 (10.37%) Degree
5 16 (9.76%) CCIE
5 16 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (7.93%) Security Cleared
7 10 (6.10%) CCDA
8 9 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (4.88%) MCSE
10 6 (3.66%) SC Cleared
11 5 (3.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.44%) CISSP
12 4 (2.44%) DV Cleared
12 4 (2.44%) JNCIA
13 3 (1.83%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (1.83%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.83%) Master's Degree
13 3 (1.83%) NCDA
13 3 (1.83%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (26.83%) SLA
2 5 (3.05%) PMO
3 3 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.22%) QA
5 1 (0.61%) GPG13
5 1 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (20.12%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.93%) Hyper-V
3 13 (7.93%) Virtual Servers
4 12 (7.32%) XenApp
5 8 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.66%) vSphere
7 3 (1.83%) NFS
7 3 (1.83%) Samba
8 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.61%) Firmware
9 1 (0.61%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (17.07%) SCOM
2 24 (14.63%) Nagios
3 21 (12.80%) SolarWinds Orion
4 16 (9.76%) SCCM
5 9 (5.49%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (3.66%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (3.66%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (3.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (3.05%) Puppet
8 4 (2.44%) Backup Exec
8 4 (2.44%) Nessus
9 3 (1.83%) Ansible
9 3 (1.83%) PowerCLI
9 3 (1.83%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.83%) SmoothWall
9 3 (1.83%) vCenter Server
10 2 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.22%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.61%) AppManager
11 1 (0.61%) WMI
Vendors
1 87 (53.05%) Cisco
2 54 (32.93%) Microsoft
3 39 (23.78%) Juniper
4 38 (23.17%) CheckPoint
5 37 (22.56%) VMware
6 36 (21.95%) F5
7 29 (17.68%) Palo Alto
8 23 (14.02%) Forcepoint
9 20 (12.20%) Splunk
10 19 (11.59%) NetApp
11 16 (9.76%) Dell
11 16 (9.76%) HP
11 16 (9.76%) Remedy
12 14 (8.54%) Aruba
12 14 (8.54%) Citrix
13 13 (7.93%) LANDesk
14 10 (6.10%) Infoblox
14 10 (6.10%) NetScout
15 9 (5.49%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 9 (5.49%) Nokia
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