The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Lancashire region.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 55 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.45% - 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% - 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £31,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +16.78%
Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
182 215 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.18% 44.89% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 149 193 236
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolarWinds
North West

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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 1 £30,000 -
SolarWinds
North West

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 5 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Replication

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) ProCurve