The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 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
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 569 644
Rank change year-on-year +29 +75  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 365 384 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.88% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 298 290 277
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
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.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39192 43578 51977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.55% 44.26% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31085 35450 41894
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

SolarWinds
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in the UK

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the UK

SolarWinds
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +32 358 £47,500 -5.00% 37
London +33 181 £55,000 - 12
South East +31 75 £46,000 +9.84% 7
City of London +30 33 £60,000 - 2
Surrey +32 29 £43,750 +50.86% 1
East of England +3 23 £50,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands +15 21 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Yorkshire +4 21 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North West -21 19 £42,500 +8.97% 3
Manchester -9 16 £42,500 +8.97% 3
Oxfordshire +23 15 £43,250 +8.12%
West Yorkshire +19 14 £40,000 +1.26% 2
South West +7 13 £35,094 -17.54% 2
Bristol -16 13 £35,094 -12.40% 2
Hampshire +10 11 £32,500 -7.14%
Berkshire +27 10 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Birmingham +8 10 £42,500 +4.93% 1
Bedfordshire - 9 £60,000 - 1
Kent +13 8 £47,500 +30.13% 2
Hertfordshire -1 8 £42,500 -22.72%
Basingstoke -6 8 £32,500 -7.14%
Stockport -6 8 £45,000 - 1
Coventry - 7 £47,500 - 2
Oxford +4 6 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Bradford - 6 £39,500 - 1
York +11 5 - -
Guildford +10 5 £30,000 +3.44% 1
East Midlands +6 5 £30,000 -10.44% 4
Leeds +4 5 £35,000 -11.39% 1

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 434 (57.11%) Cisco
2 383 (50.39%) Firewall
3 286 (37.63%) Cisco Certification
4 268 (35.26%) ITIL
5 255 (33.55%) Windows
6 245 (32.24%) WAN
7 235 (30.92%) VMware
8 230 (30.26%) CCNP
9 221 (29.08%) LAN
10 212 (27.89%) Microsoft
11 183 (24.08%) Wireless
12 182 (23.95%) Linux
13 180 (23.68%) Data Centre
14 179 (23.55%) Cisco ASA
15 166 (21.84%) BGP
16 165 (21.71%) Cisco Nexus
17 163 (21.45%) Active Directory
18 156 (20.53%) VPN
19 154 (20.26%) OSPF
20 147 (19.34%) CCNA
21 146 (19.21%) CheckPoint
21 146 (19.21%) Windows Server
22 141 (18.55%) MPLS
23 137 (18.03%) HP
24 135 (17.76%) Juniper
24 135 (17.76%) Network Monitoring
25 130 (17.11%) F5
25 130 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
26 127 (16.71%) SAN
27 121 (15.92%) DNS

SolarWinds
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 77 (10.13%) MS Exchange
2 52 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 52 (6.84%) IIS
3 37 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 37 (4.87%) Skype for Business
4 35 (4.61%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.58%) Apache
6 10 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.05%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.66%) Confluence
11 4 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.13%) CMS
13 1 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (5.92%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.66%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (0.26%) Postilion
4 1 (0.13%) Siebel CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 102 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (6.97%) Office 365
4 26 (3.42%) SaaS
5 12 (1.58%) IaaS
5 12 (1.58%) PaaS
6 11 (1.45%) GitHub
6 11 (1.45%) Mimecast
7 9 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.39%) Akamai
9 3 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 383 (50.39%) Firewall
2 245 (32.24%) WAN
3 221 (29.08%) LAN
4 183 (24.08%) Wireless
5 179 (23.55%) Cisco ASA
6 166 (21.84%) BGP
7 165 (21.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 156 (20.53%) VPN
9 154 (20.26%) OSPF
10 141 (18.55%) MPLS
11 127 (16.71%) SAN
12 121 (15.92%) DNS
13 106 (13.95%) DHCP
14 102 (13.42%) TCP/IP
15 82 (10.79%) Network Security
16 76 (10.00%) VoIP
17 64 (8.42%) EIGRP
18 63 (8.29%) VLAN
19 55 (7.24%) SNMP
20 52 (6.84%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.21%) MySQL
3 24 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (1.84%) Hadoop
5 14 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.58%) MongoDB
6 12 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (1.05%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (0.79%) OLAP
10 6 (0.79%) OLTP
10 6 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.66%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (1.32%) JIRA
2 9 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (1.05%) Travis CI
4 6 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.79%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.53%) Redmine
6 3 (0.39%) Gerrit
6 3 (0.39%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.39%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.13%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.13%) Gatling
7 1 (0.13%) JMeter
7 1 (0.13%) JUnit
7 1 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 97 (12.76%) Finance
2 34 (4.47%) Banking
3 30 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.11%) Law
5 13 (1.71%) Retail
6 12 (1.58%) Legal
7 7 (0.92%) Advertising
7 7 (0.92%) Games
8 5 (0.66%) Online Betting
9 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.39%) Marketing
11 2 (0.26%) Automotive
11 2 (0.26%) Back Office
11 2 (0.26%) Billing
11 2 (0.26%) Local Government
11 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.13%) German Language
12 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 230 (30.26%) Network Engineer
2 99 (13.03%) Analyst
3 87 (11.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 64 (8.42%) Cisco Engineer
5 59 (7.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 51 (6.71%) Administrator
6 51 (6.71%) Architect
7 48 (6.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 45 (5.92%) Network Analyst
9 42 (5.53%) Systems Engineer
10 39 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
10 39 (5.13%) Support Engineer
11 31 (4.08%) Network Support
12 28 (3.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 28 (3.68%) Support Analyst
13 26 (3.42%) DBA
13 26 (3.42%) Systems Administrator
14 25 (3.29%) Security Engineer
15 23 (3.03%) Juniper Engineer
15 23 (3.03%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (4.34%) Web Services
2 14 (1.84%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (1.84%) Middleware
2 14 (1.84%) SailPoint
3 13 (1.71%) .NET
4 12 (1.58%) 802.1X
5 11 (1.45%) Kafka
6 8 (1.05%) Node.js
6 8 (1.05%) React
7 3 (0.39%) LAMP
7 3 (0.39%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (0.39%) ZeroMQ
8 2 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.13%) CGI
9 1 (0.13%) VXML
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 1 (0.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 180 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 52 (6.84%) Clustering
3 49 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 44 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (3.29%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
7 18 (2.37%) PKI
8 17 (2.24%) Replication
9 13 (1.71%) Fintech
10 12 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
11 11 (1.45%) iPad
12 10 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (1.05%) CMDB
13 8 (1.05%) HP StoreVirtual
14 7 (0.92%) Blackberry
14 7 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 7 (0.92%) IVR
15 6 (0.79%) iPhone
15 6 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 255 (33.55%) Windows
2 182 (23.95%) Linux
3 146 (19.21%) Windows Server
4 106 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (9.34%) Unix
7 26 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (3.16%) Ubuntu
10 17 (2.24%) Debian
11 16 (2.11%) CentOS
12 13 (1.71%) Windows 7
13 11 (1.45%) Solaris
14 10 (1.32%) AIX
15 9 (1.18%) Windows 10
16 7 (0.92%) Android
16 7 (0.92%) HPUX
16 7 (0.92%) VyOS
17 6 (0.79%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (35.26%) ITIL
2 135 (17.76%) Network Monitoring
3 105 (13.82%) Load Balancing
4 79 (10.39%) Network Design
5 77 (10.13%) Change Management
6 67 (8.82%) Network Management
7 55 (7.24%) Problem Management
8 54 (7.11%) Configuration Management
8 54 (7.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 52 (6.84%) Performance Management
10 50 (6.58%) Information Security
11 47 (6.18%) Service Delivery
12 46 (6.05%) Project Management
13 45 (5.92%) Kalman Filter
14 43 (5.66%) Migration
15 39 (5.13%) SIEM
16 38 (5.00%) Change Control
17 36 (4.74%) Analytics
18 35 (4.61%) Network Architecture
19 32 (4.21%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 96 (12.63%) SQL
2 63 (8.29%) PowerShell
3 50 (6.58%) Perl
4 48 (6.32%) Bash Shell
5 47 (6.18%) Python
6 34 (4.47%) Java
7 16 (2.11%) C
8 14 (1.84%) T-SQL
9 12 (1.58%) VB
10 9 (1.18%) Korn
10 9 (1.18%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.05%) Ruby
11 8 (1.05%) Scala
12 4 (0.53%) C#
12 4 (0.53%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.39%) C++
14 2 (0.26%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.13%) AWK
15 1 (0.13%) sed
15 1 (0.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 286 (37.63%) Cisco Certification
2 230 (30.26%) CCNP
3 147 (19.34%) CCNA
4 70 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 50 (6.58%) CCIE
5 50 (6.58%) MCSE
6 48 (6.32%) Degree
7 30 (3.95%) GIAC
8 29 (3.82%) CISSP
9 24 (3.16%) CISA
9 24 (3.16%) Security Cleared
10 23 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (3.03%) MCSA
11 17 (2.24%) CISM
11 17 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
12 16 (2.11%) MCITP
13 15 (1.97%) CCSE
14 14 (1.84%) GISF
14 14 (1.84%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (9.47%) SLA
2 23 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 19 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.71%) PMO
5 9 (1.18%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (0.66%) QA
9 1 (0.13%) GPG13
9 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 163 (21.45%) Active Directory
2 130 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (9.21%) Hyper-V
4 59 (7.76%) XenApp
5 30 (3.95%) vSphere
6 22 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
8 17 (2.24%) NFS
9 14 (1.84%) ProxySG
10 12 (1.58%) Docker
11 10 (1.32%) DFS Replication
12 9 (1.18%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.53%) KVM
13 4 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.53%) Samba
13 4 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.53%) Xen
13 4 (0.53%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.39%) pfSense
14 3 (0.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 114 (15.00%) Nagios
2 103 (13.55%) SCOM
3 101 (13.29%) SCCM
4 62 (8.16%) SolarWinds Orion
5 48 (6.32%) Ansible
6 47 (6.18%) Puppet
7 42 (5.53%) Cisco Prime
8 31 (4.08%) ZABBIX
9 25 (3.29%) WSUS
10 18 (2.37%) Cisco CUCM
10 18 (2.37%) Nessus
10 18 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (2.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 16 (2.11%) Cacti
12 16 (2.11%) McAfee ePO
13 15 (1.97%) Cisco UCCX
13 15 (1.97%) QRadar
13 15 (1.97%) Salt
14 14 (1.84%) PowerBroker
14 14 (1.84%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 434 (57.11%) Cisco
2 235 (30.92%) VMware
3 212 (27.89%) Microsoft
4 146 (19.21%) CheckPoint
5 137 (18.03%) HP
6 135 (17.76%) Juniper
7 130 (17.11%) F5
8 121 (15.92%) Palo Alto
9 102 (13.42%) Citrix
10 62 (8.16%) NetApp
11 59 (7.76%) Riverbed
11 59 (7.76%) Splunk
12 53 (6.97%) Red Hat
13 44 (5.79%) Aruba
14 41 (5.39%) Dell
15 37 (4.87%) Meraki
16 35 (4.61%) ArcSight
16 35 (4.61%) Oracle
16 35 (4.61%) Symantec
17 31 (4.08%) Forcepoint
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + £26,000-£30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Forman IT
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k - 47.5k per year + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £47000.0000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intec Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65-75k + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Healthcare + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Smarterways Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby
Node4 Limited
Salary: £20,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash Limited
Salary: £22000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
North West London
Frances Crick Group
Salary: From £41,600 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago