The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 123 120 129
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 27 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.08% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.31% 0.55% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 8
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £32,604
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +84.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £52,500 £28,728
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £36,479
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
SolarWinds
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1171 906 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.99% 48.17% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 747 768 1038
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Birmingham

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 24 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (60.00%) ITIL
3 22 (55.00%) Firewall
4 19 (47.50%) Wireless
4 19 (47.50%) WAN
5 17 (42.50%) DNS
5 17 (42.50%) CCNA
5 17 (42.50%) VMware
5 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
6 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 14 (35.00%) OSPF
7 14 (35.00%) EIGRP
7 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.00%) DHCP
8 12 (30.00%) LAN
8 12 (30.00%) VPN
8 12 (30.00%) Palo Alto
8 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (30.00%) SCCM
8 12 (30.00%) IP Telephony
9 11 (27.50%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (27.50%) Office 365
9 11 (27.50%) CCNP
9 11 (27.50%) Service Management
9 11 (27.50%) SQL
9 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
10 10 (25.00%) Windows
10 10 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (27.50%) Office 365
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) Firewall
2 19 (47.50%) WAN
2 19 (47.50%) Wireless
3 17 (42.50%) DNS
4 14 (35.00%) EIGRP
4 14 (35.00%) OSPF
5 12 (30.00%) DHCP
5 12 (30.00%) IP Telephony
5 12 (30.00%) LAN
5 12 (30.00%) VPN
6 10 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (17.50%) BGP
8 7 (17.50%) Cisco Wireless
8 7 (17.50%) MPLS
8 7 (17.50%) SSL
8 7 (17.50%) VoIP
8 7 (17.50%) VPLS
9 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (7.50%) Skype
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Network Support
2 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Network Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Support Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco Support
4 10 (25.00%) Network Engineer
5 9 (22.50%) Support Engineer
6 8 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (12.50%) Firewall Analyst
8 5 (12.50%) Firewall Support
9 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 3 (7.50%) Firewall Engineer
10 3 (7.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) WAP
1 1 (2.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (27.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.50%) Fintech
5 1 (2.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) ITIL
2 16 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (27.50%) Service Management
4 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 9 (22.50%) Change Management
6 8 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 8 (20.00%) Patch Management
6 8 (20.00%) Server Patching
6 8 (20.00%) Supplier Management
7 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
9 3 (7.50%) Operations Management
10 2 (5.00%) DevOps
11 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
11 1 (2.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.50%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) C
3 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (42.50%) CCNA
3 11 (27.50%) CCNP
4 8 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 9 (22.50%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.00%) Docker
5 1 (2.50%) Firmware
5 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) SCCM
2 7 (17.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.50%) Cacti
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 17 (42.50%) VMware
3 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.00%) Palo Alto
5 10 (25.00%) F5
6 9 (22.50%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) Juniper
8 1 (2.50%) Mitel
8 1 (2.50%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) SolidFire
8 1 (2.50%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago