The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 167 172 191
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 5 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.28% 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.64% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1479 1710 1896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.35% 43.03% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1394 1598
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Manchester

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Manchester

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 2 £36,250 -
SolarWinds
North West

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (81.25%) ITIL
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
4 8 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (50.00%) LAN
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 8 (50.00%) Wireless
5 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
5 7 (43.75%) Dell
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 6 (37.50%) SLA
7 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
7 5 (31.25%) Project Management
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (31.25%) Sage
7 5 (31.25%) NetApp
7 5 (31.25%) Intranet
7 5 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (31.25%) CCNA
7 5 (31.25%) IBM

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) LAN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (31.25%) Intranet
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
6 2 (12.50%) Multicast
6 2 (12.50%) DSL
6 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 2 (12.50%) SDH
7 1 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (6.25%) WLAN
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Head of IT
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Replication
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 2 (12.50%) IPTV
2 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (12.50%) FMCG
2 2 (12.50%) EqualLogic
2 2 (12.50%) FlexPod
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) ISMS
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) MCSE
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (12.50%) CCSA
4 2 (12.50%) CCSE
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.25%) CCA
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) ProxySG
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (12.50%) Nagios
2 2 (12.50%) OpenView
2 2 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (6.25%) SnapMirror
3 1 (6.25%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Dell
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 5 (31.25%) IBM
6 5 (31.25%) NetApp
6 5 (31.25%) Sage
6 5 (31.25%) Veeam
6 5 (31.25%) Trend Micro
7 2 (12.50%) F5
7 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
7 2 (12.50%) Infoblox
7 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 2 (12.50%) Wyse
7 2 (12.50%) Nokia
7 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
7 2 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) Juniper
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