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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 175 179 175
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 10 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.20% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.44% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Average salary £42,500 £26,750 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.87% -27.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,250 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £31,200 £41,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
1633 1803 1667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.20% 44.15% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1412 1392
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Stockport - 2 £30,000 -
SolarWinds
North West

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) ITIL
3 14 (63.64%) Windows
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
5 12 (54.55%) VMware
6 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
7 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 10 (45.45%) WAN
7 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (45.45%) Firewall
7 10 (45.45%) Wireless
7 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
8 8 (36.36%) LAN
8 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
9 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) SLA
9 7 (31.82%) Project Management
10 6 (27.27%) Citrix
10 6 (27.27%) NetApp
10 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
10 6 (27.27%) Finance
10 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
10 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
11 5 (22.73%) Replication
11 5 (22.73%) Degree
11 5 (22.73%) Veeam
11 5 (22.73%) Migration

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) Lync
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) WAN
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
1 10 (45.45%) Wireless
2 8 (36.36%) LAN
3 5 (22.73%) VoIP
3 5 (22.73%) Intranet
3 5 (22.73%) Internet
3 5 (22.73%) MPLS
4 3 (13.64%) WLAN
4 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (13.64%) NX-OS
4 3 (13.64%) Telepresence
5 2 (9.09%) NAS
5 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
5 2 (9.09%) Multicast
5 2 (9.09%) DNS
5 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 2 (9.09%) DSL
5 2 (9.09%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Head of IT
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Support
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Replication
3 3 (13.64%) Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (9.09%) FMCG
4 2 (9.09%) FlexPod
4 2 (9.09%) CMDB
4 2 (9.09%) IPTV
5 1 (4.55%) CCTV
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 5 (22.73%) Migration
4 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
7 2 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Network Management
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
8 1 (4.55%) Information Security Management
8 1 (4.55%) Security Management
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.55%) Information Security
8 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (22.73%) MCSE
3 5 (22.73%) CCIE
3 5 (22.73%) CCNA
4 3 (13.64%) CCA
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (9.09%) CCSA
5 2 (9.09%) CCSE
5 2 (9.09%) NCDA
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
4 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 2 (9.09%) ProxySG
5 1 (4.55%) Cronacle
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco LMS
3 2 (9.09%) OpenView
3 2 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.55%) SnapMirror
4 1 (4.55%) SnapVault
4 1 (4.55%) Foglight
4 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (4.55%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) NetApp
4 6 (27.27%) Citrix
5 5 (22.73%) Dell
5 5 (22.73%) IBM
5 5 (22.73%) Sage
5 5 (22.73%) Veeam
5 5 (22.73%) Trend Micro
6 2 (9.09%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) Nokia
6 2 (9.09%) Juniper
6 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 2 (9.09%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Nortel
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) AppSense
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago