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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank - 58 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.78% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -11.76%
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
233 235 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.24% 46.08% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 183 219 207
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (100.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) ProCurve