Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SolarWinds Orion
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1129 1114 1183
Rank change year-on-year -15 +69 +31
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 60 86 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.048% 0.048%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.34% 0.54% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58 76 79
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -10.31%
10th Percentile £31,500 £37,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £69,000 £61,050
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,535 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.03% -15.00% +25.00%

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 17,852 15,839 17,894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.31% 8.92% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14,127 12,768 14,503
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds Orion in the UK

SolarWinds Orion
Top 9 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 23 July 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
England -3 53 £52,500 -8.70% 2
London -14 27 £55,000 -8.33% 1
UK excluding London -21 26 £36,535 -14.03% 1
South West +2 14 £33,125 -
South East -21 9 £45,000 -21.74%
North of England 0 2 £48,750 +18.18%
North West -3 2 £48,750 +14.71%
East Midlands - 1 £39,821 - 1
Midlands - 1 £39,821 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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 56 (93.33%) SolarWinds
2 43 (71.67%) Firewall
3 41 (68.33%) Cisco
4 40 (66.67%) LAN
4 40 (66.67%) WAN
5 38 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (56.67%) VPN
7 33 (55.00%) CCNP
7 33 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
8 31 (51.67%) Wireless
9 30 (50.00%) MPLS
10 27 (45.00%) OSPF
10 27 (45.00%) BGP
11 24 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
12 23 (38.33%) Network Monitoring
13 22 (36.67%) Cisco ISE
14 20 (33.33%) Meraki
14 20 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
14 20 (33.33%) EIGRP
15 19 (31.67%) Windows
15 19 (31.67%) Amazon AWS
16 17 (28.33%) Data Centre
17 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
17 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
18 15 (25.00%) Linux
18 15 (25.00%) Windows Server
19 14 (23.33%) VMware
20 12 (20.00%) Web Services
20 12 (20.00%) DHCP
20 12 (20.00%) DNS

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.67%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (18.33%) G Suite
4 5 (8.33%) IaaS
4 5 (8.33%) SaaS
5 4 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 43 (71.67%) Firewall
2 40 (66.67%) LAN
2 40 (66.67%) WAN
3 34 (56.67%) VPN
4 33 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (51.67%) Wireless
6 30 (50.00%) MPLS
7 27 (45.00%) BGP
7 27 (45.00%) OSPF
8 24 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 22 (36.67%) Cisco ISE
10 20 (33.33%) EIGRP
11 12 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (20.00%) DHCP
11 12 (20.00%) DNS
12 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 9 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (15.00%) WLAN
13 8 (13.33%) Network Security
13 8 (13.33%) VoIP
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.00%) Billing
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Network Engineer
2 25 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Support Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Administrator
6 6 (10.00%) Server Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Server Administrator
7 5 (8.33%) Server Support
7 5 (8.33%) Server Support Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Systems Support
7 5 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.00%) CMDB
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.33%) CentOS
7 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 8 (13.33%) IT Strategy
4 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
4 7 (11.67%) Change Management
4 7 (11.67%) Network Management
4 7 (11.67%) Software Asset Management
5 6 (10.00%) ITIL
5 6 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (8.33%) DNA
6 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 5 (8.33%) ITSM
6 5 (8.33%) Service Management
6 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.00%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (3.33%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) C
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (55.00%) CCNP
3 10 (16.67%) CCNA
4 6 (10.00%) CCDP
4 6 (10.00%) CCSA
5 5 (8.33%) CCDA
5 5 (8.33%) CISSP
6 3 (5.00%) CCIE
7 2 (3.33%) Degree
7 2 (3.33%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.67%) CCENT
8 1 (1.67%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.67%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.67%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) GDPR
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) GPG13
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (11.67%) Shibboleth
4 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (10.00%) Cacti
3 5 (8.33%) TrustSec
4 4 (6.67%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.33%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.33%) Puppet
6 1 (1.67%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.67%) Nagios
6 1 (1.67%) RANCID
6 1 (1.67%) SCOM
6 1 (1.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 56 (93.33%) SolarWinds
2 41 (68.33%) Cisco
3 20 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 20 (33.33%) Meraki
4 14 (23.33%) VMware
5 11 (18.33%) Google
6 10 (16.67%) Riverbed
7 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (13.33%) CheckPoint
8 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 7 (11.67%) Snow
9 7 (11.67%) Sophos
10 6 (10.00%) Splunk
11 5 (8.33%) Infoblox
11 5 (8.33%) McAfee
12 4 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
12 4 (6.67%) F5
12 4 (6.67%) Fortinet
12 4 (6.67%) Juniper
12 4 (6.67%) Palo Alto