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 30 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.

SolarWinds
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 479 466 540
Rank change year-on-year -13 +74  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 409 589 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.22% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 344 464 400
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,600 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 37486 48082 50807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.84% 45.98% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30131 39279 40986
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 30 March 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 30 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
England -27 388 £47,500 +5.55% 35
London -6 168 £50,000 -4.76% 17
South East +19 88 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Midlands +70 57 £39,750 -5.35% 2
East of England +21 29 £55,000 +22.22% 3
City of London +31 25 £65,000 +18.18% 7
Birmingham +30 24 £50,000 +26.58% 1
Shropshire - 22 £35,000 -
North West -12 20 £42,500 +1.43% 3
Surrey -1 18 £49,250 +10.05%
Telford - 18 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire +26 16 £59,250 +24.73% 2
East Midlands +3 16 £40,000 -5.89%
Berkshire +52 15 £60,000 +20.00%
Hampshire +7 15 £58,750 +17.50% 2
Manchester -24 14 £46,250 +11.44% 2
Oxfordshire +6 13 £40,000 -33.33%
Milton Keynes - 12 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 12 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire +27 11 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Wales -10 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Reading +47 10 £62,500 -
Scotland +23 10 £34,500 +1.47%
South West +14 10 £43,000 +7.50% 4
Northamptonshire +28 9 £42,500 +6.25%
Watford 0 9 £60,000 +20.00%
Oxford - 9 £40,000 -
Kent +11 8 £39,000 -2.50% 1
Coventry - 8 £45,500 - 1
Nottingham +11 7 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 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 with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 482 (61.01%) Cisco
2 387 (48.99%) Firewall
3 293 (37.09%) Cisco Certification
4 268 (33.92%) Windows
5 251 (31.77%) WAN
6 246 (31.14%) LAN
7 236 (29.87%) CCNP
8 228 (28.86%) VMware
9 226 (28.61%) ITIL
10 225 (28.48%) Data Centre
11 207 (26.20%) Cisco ASA
11 207 (26.20%) Microsoft
12 202 (25.57%) Wireless
13 187 (23.67%) Cisco Nexus
14 168 (21.27%) VPN
15 167 (21.14%) MPLS
16 166 (21.01%) CheckPoint
17 156 (19.75%) BGP
18 153 (19.37%) OSPF
18 153 (19.37%) DNS
19 152 (19.24%) Active Directory
20 146 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
21 145 (18.35%) F5
21 145 (18.35%) Linux
22 138 (17.47%) Network Monitoring
22 138 (17.47%) Windows Server
23 136 (17.22%) CCNA
24 129 (16.33%) Juniper
25 123 (15.57%) SAN
25 123 (15.57%) DHCP

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 58 (7.34%) MS Exchange
2 52 (6.58%) IIS
3 43 (5.44%) Skype for Business
4 39 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (3.80%) SharePoint
6 16 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (1.39%) Apache
8 5 (0.63%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.63%) Confluence
9 4 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.13%) CMS
12 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 51 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.29%) MS Office
3 16 (2.03%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.63%) Northgate Housing
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.25%) Postilion
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 93 (11.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (7.72%) Office 365
4 28 (3.54%) SaaS
5 11 (1.39%) IaaS
5 11 (1.39%) Mimecast
5 11 (1.39%) PaaS
6 8 (1.01%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.63%) Akamai
9 5 (0.63%) GitHub
10 4 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 387 (48.99%) Firewall
2 251 (31.77%) WAN
3 246 (31.14%) LAN
4 207 (26.20%) Cisco ASA
5 202 (25.57%) Wireless
6 187 (23.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 168 (21.27%) VPN
8 167 (21.14%) MPLS
9 156 (19.75%) BGP
10 153 (19.37%) DNS
10 153 (19.37%) OSPF
11 123 (15.57%) DHCP
11 123 (15.57%) SAN
12 108 (13.67%) Network Security
13 107 (13.54%) TCP/IP
14 100 (12.66%) VoIP
15 72 (9.11%) Cisco Wireless
16 71 (8.99%) EIGRP
17 62 (7.85%) Cisco IOS
18 53 (6.71%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 29 (3.67%) MySQL
3 23 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (2.53%) Hadoop
4 20 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.14%) Big Data
8 9 (1.14%) DB2
8 9 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (0.89%) OLAP
9 7 (0.89%) OLTP
10 5 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (0.63%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (2.28%) JIRA
2 15 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.89%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.63%) Redmine
4 5 (0.63%) Travis CI
5 4 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.51%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.38%) CircleCI
6 3 (0.38%) Fiddler
6 3 (0.38%) Gatling
6 3 (0.38%) JMeter
6 3 (0.38%) JUnit
7 2 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.25%) Hudson
7 2 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 100 (12.66%) Finance
2 24 (3.04%) Banking
3 21 (2.66%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.15%) Retail
5 9 (1.14%) Back Office
6 8 (1.01%) Advertising
6 8 (1.01%) Law
7 7 (0.89%) Online Betting
8 6 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.76%) Games
8 6 (0.76%) Legal
8 6 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.76%) Military
9 5 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.51%) Automotive
11 3 (0.38%) Marketing
12 2 (0.25%) Local Government
12 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 249 (31.52%) Network Engineer
2 108 (13.67%) Analyst
3 76 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 73 (9.24%) Cisco Engineer
5 57 (7.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 54 (6.84%) Senior Network Engineer
6 54 (6.84%) Support Engineer
7 51 (6.46%) Systems Engineer
8 49 (6.20%) Network Analyst
9 48 (6.08%) Architect
10 42 (5.32%) Administrator
11 37 (4.68%) Linux Engineer
12 36 (4.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 34 (4.30%) Network Support
13 34 (4.30%) Security Engineer
14 30 (3.80%) DBA
14 30 (3.80%) Support Analyst
15 29 (3.67%) Network Security Engineer
15 29 (3.67%) Operations Analyst
16 28 (3.54%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.42%) Web Services
2 23 (2.91%) 802.1X
3 19 (2.41%) Middleware
4 18 (2.28%) .NET
5 13 (1.65%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (0.63%) Kafka
6 5 (0.63%) Node.js
6 5 (0.63%) React
6 5 (0.63%) XML
7 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.25%) CGI
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.13%) HTML
8 1 (0.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 225 (28.48%) Data Centre
2 55 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (5.44%) Management Information System
4 42 (5.32%) Clustering
5 27 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.53%) PKI
7 15 (1.90%) IVR
8 14 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.65%) Fintech
10 12 (1.52%) Replication
11 11 (1.39%) HP StoreVirtual
12 10 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 6 (0.76%) Private Cloud
16 5 (0.63%) Driving Licence
16 5 (0.63%) FlexPod
16 5 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
16 5 (0.63%) Virtual Team
17 4 (0.51%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 268 (33.92%) Windows
2 145 (18.35%) Linux
3 138 (17.47%) Windows Server
4 105 (13.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 96 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (9.49%) Unix
7 29 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (3.29%) Ubuntu
8 26 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (2.41%) AIX
9 19 (2.41%) Debian
10 10 (1.27%) HPUX
10 10 (1.27%) Windows 10
11 8 (1.01%) VyOS
12 7 (0.89%) CentOS
12 7 (0.89%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.63%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.51%) OpenVMS
14 4 (0.51%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.38%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (28.61%) ITIL
2 138 (17.47%) Network Monitoring
3 83 (10.51%) Load Balancing
4 72 (9.11%) Change Management
5 70 (8.86%) Network Design
6 69 (8.73%) Network Management
7 62 (7.85%) Problem Management
8 54 (6.84%) Migration
9 50 (6.33%) Configuration Management
10 47 (5.95%) Performance Monitoring
10 47 (5.95%) Service Delivery
11 44 (5.57%) High Availability
12 39 (4.94%) Change Control
13 38 (4.81%) Performance Management
13 38 (4.81%) Project Management
14 37 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
15 30 (3.80%) Network Architecture
16 28 (3.54%) Analytics
17 27 (3.42%) Patch Management
18 26 (3.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 122 (15.44%) SQL
2 79 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 43 (5.44%) Perl
4 40 (5.06%) Python
5 39 (4.94%) Bash Shell
6 35 (4.43%) Java
7 21 (2.66%) T-SQL
8 17 (2.15%) VB
9 14 (1.77%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.65%) C#
11 11 (1.39%) C
12 10 (1.27%) Korn
13 5 (0.63%) Scala
14 4 (0.51%) Ruby
15 3 (0.38%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.13%) AWK
16 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.13%) Lua
16 1 (0.13%) sed
16 1 (0.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 293 (37.09%) Cisco Certification
2 236 (29.87%) CCNP
3 136 (17.22%) CCNA
4 61 (7.72%) Degree
5 58 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 57 (7.22%) CCIE
7 41 (5.19%) MCSE
8 30 (3.80%) Security Cleared
9 17 (2.15%) SC Cleared
10 16 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (1.65%) GIAC
13 12 (1.52%) CCDP
13 12 (1.52%) CCSE
13 12 (1.52%) JNCIP
14 11 (1.39%) JNCIS
14 11 (1.39%) MCSA
15 9 (1.14%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (7.97%) SLA
2 16 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.63%) PMO
5 3 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.25%) QA
7 1 (0.13%) GPG13
7 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 152 (19.24%) Active Directory
2 146 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (7.34%) Hyper-V
4 54 (6.84%) XenApp
5 28 (3.54%) Virtual Servers
6 21 (2.66%) vSphere
7 20 (2.53%) NFS
8 13 (1.65%) ProxySG
9 9 (1.14%) Docker
10 8 (1.01%) Snort
10 8 (1.01%) VMware ESX
11 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.63%) Samba
12 5 (0.63%) Xen
13 4 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.51%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.51%) KVM
14 3 (0.38%) pfSense
14 3 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 102 (12.91%) Nagios
2 88 (11.14%) SCOM
3 71 (8.99%) SCCM
4 69 (8.73%) Cisco Prime
5 44 (5.57%) Ansible
6 40 (5.06%) Puppet
6 40 (5.06%) SolarWinds Orion
7 30 (3.80%) Cisco CUCM
8 20 (2.53%) ZABBIX
9 19 (2.41%) Cacti
10 16 (2.03%) Cisco CME
11 13 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 12 (1.52%) HAProxy
12 12 (1.52%) Salt
13 11 (1.39%) HP SIM
14 10 (1.27%) FortiGate
14 10 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
14 10 (1.27%) NetBackup
15 9 (1.14%) Netcool
16 8 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 482 (61.01%) Cisco
2 228 (28.86%) VMware
3 207 (26.20%) Microsoft
4 166 (21.01%) CheckPoint
5 145 (18.35%) F5
6 129 (16.33%) Juniper
7 117 (14.81%) Citrix
8 116 (14.68%) Palo Alto
9 103 (13.04%) HP
10 64 (8.10%) Riverbed
11 60 (7.59%) Splunk
12 54 (6.84%) NetApp
13 47 (5.95%) Meraki
14 46 (5.82%) Forcepoint
15 42 (5.32%) Oracle
16 40 (5.06%) LANDesk
17 39 (4.94%) Red Hat
18 38 (4.81%) Aruba
19 36 (4.56%) Blue Coat
20 35 (4.43%) Fortinet
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
GCI Network Solutions
Salary: £21,400 per annum - Shift allowance of £3600pa for the 24/7 role
Posted: Yesterday
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus/ Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
GCI Network Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £58000 - £62000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
North West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32004.00 - £38183.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 16 days ago