Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 6 months to 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SolarWinds Orion
UK
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1057 1134 1123
Rank change year-on-year +77 -11 +52
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 25 50 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.029% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.14% 0.29% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 48 60
UK median annual salary £44,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.19% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -15.79%

SolarWinds Orion is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17,630 17,252 14,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.23% 9.94% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13,611 13,669 12,021
UK median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,952 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

SolarWinds Orion
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SolarWinds Orion as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds Orion in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds Orion in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds Orion in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion within the UK over the 6 months to 19 May 2019. 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
England +72 25 £44,000 -14.15%
UK excluding London +69 23 £44,000 -2.22%
North of England +46 14 £44,000 -2.22%
Yorkshire - 13 £44,000 -
South East +34 7 £51,000 -2.86%
London +76 2 £55,000 -10.20%
East of England - 2 £38,750 -
North West +31 1 £47,500 +5.56%

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 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 with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion.

1 25 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (48.00%) SQL
5 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (40.00%) ITIL
6 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (36.00%) Windows
7 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (28.00%) SCOM
8 7 (28.00%) MCSE
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco
9 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (24.00%) Firewall
9 6 (24.00%) Finance
9 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (24.00%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (20.00%) Office 365
10 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (20.00%) Degree
10 5 (20.00%) SCCM
10 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (20.00%) SAN
10 5 (20.00%) NetApp
10 5 (20.00%) DNS
10 5 (20.00%) DHCP

SolarWinds Orion
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
1 6 (24.00%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (20.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.00%) BGP
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (12.00%) IPsec
3 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 3 (12.00%) MPLS
3 3 (12.00%) NAS
3 3 (12.00%) NX-OS
3 3 (12.00%) OSPF
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.00%) Junos
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security
4 2 (8.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Monitoring Specialist
5 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) CMDB
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.00%) NHS
1 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
1 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 4 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.00%) Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Storage Management
4 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.00%) Server Management
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (8.00%) Web Filtering
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (28.00%) MCSE
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) CCNP
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (12.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SCOM
2 5 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.00%) TrustSec
4 1 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (4.00%) Cacti
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (4.00%) SCSM
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (12.00%) F5
5 3 (12.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Juniper
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.00%) Infoblox
6 2 (8.00%) Intel
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (8.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (4.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint