The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank - - 61
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
SolarWinds
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
225 210 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.98% 44.12% 45.01%
Number of salaries quoted 200 172 202
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Lancashire

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds.

1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) KVM
3 1 (25.00%) logstash
3 1 (25.00%) Rsyslog
3 1 (25.00%) Ceph
3 1 (25.00%) Bacula
3 1 (25.00%) Pacemaker
3 1 (25.00%) iptables
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Cacti
3 1 (25.00%) Munin
3 1 (25.00%) Postfix
3 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (25.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) FreeBSD
3 1 (25.00%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Postfix
1 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (25.00%) Varnish
1 1 (25.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (25.00%) Openswan
1 1 (25.00%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (25.00%) OpenSIPS
1 1 (25.00%) Corosync
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
1 1 (25.00%) Ceph
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Cacti
2 1 (25.00%) Munin
2 1 (25.00%) yum
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (25.00%) logstash
2 1 (25.00%) Rsyslog
2 1 (25.00%) Bacula
2 1 (25.00%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Percona
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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