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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 172 181 183
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 10 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.58% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 7
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £48,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £56,500 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
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
1411 1565 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.73% 43.23% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1196 1227 1394
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 - 6 £45,000 -
Salford - 1 £41,500 -
SolarWinds
North West

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 25 (75.76%) Cisco
2 21 (63.64%) ITIL
3 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (54.55%) Windows
4 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
5 16 (48.48%) CCNP
6 15 (45.45%) Linux
6 15 (45.45%) SharePoint
6 15 (45.45%) LAN
6 15 (45.45%) VMware
6 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (42.42%) Firewall
8 13 (39.39%) CCNA
8 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (36.36%) HP
9 12 (36.36%) Skype for Business
10 11 (33.33%) VPN
11 10 (30.30%) Network Security
11 10 (30.30%) BGP
11 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
11 10 (30.30%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 9 (27.27%) MPLS
12 9 (27.27%) OSPF
12 9 (27.27%) IPsec
13 8 (24.24%) Network Design
13 8 (24.24%) Network Management
13 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
13 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
14 7 (21.21%) Dell

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 12 (36.36%) Skype for Business
3 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
3 7 (21.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) LAN
2 14 (42.42%) Firewall
3 11 (33.33%) VPN
4 10 (30.30%) BGP
4 10 (30.30%) Network Security
5 9 (27.27%) IPsec
5 9 (27.27%) MPLS
5 9 (27.27%) OSPF
6 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (21.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 7 (21.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (21.21%) Multicast
6 7 (21.21%) tcpdump
6 7 (21.21%) Wireless
6 7 (21.21%) Wireshark
7 5 (15.15%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (9.09%) IPv4
9 3 (9.09%) WAN
10 2 (6.06%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (21.21%) Back Office
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Network Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 6 (18.18%) IT Support
3 6 (18.18%) IT Support Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Support Manager
4 5 (15.15%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) IP Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Project Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Linux
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (21.21%) AIX
4 7 (21.21%) CentOS
4 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
7 3 (9.09%) Unix
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 8 (24.24%) Network Design
3 8 (24.24%) Network Management
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL V2
4 7 (21.21%) Line Management
4 7 (21.21%) Patch Management
5 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 6 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.09%) High Availability
8 2 (6.06%) Change Management
8 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (6.06%) SIEM
9 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.03%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (48.48%) CCNP
3 13 (39.39%) CCNA
4 12 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (21.21%) A+ Certification
5 7 (21.21%) CISSP
5 7 (21.21%) CompTIA Security+
5 7 (21.21%) HP ASE
5 7 (21.21%) MCITP
5 7 (21.21%) MCSE
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (21.21%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (21.21%) RHCE
5 7 (21.21%) Security+ Certification
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (15.15%) CCSA
7 5 (15.15%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (15.15%) Degree
7 5 (15.15%) HND
8 2 (6.06%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 7 (21.21%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Backup Exec
1 7 (21.21%) HP SIM
1 7 (21.21%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (21.21%) WSUS
2 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (6.06%) Cacti
3 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) VMware
4 12 (36.36%) HP
5 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
6 7 (21.21%) Dell
6 7 (21.21%) F5
6 7 (21.21%) GFI Software
6 7 (21.21%) IBM
6 7 (21.21%) ProCurve
6 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
6 7 (21.21%) Sophos
6 7 (21.21%) Symantec
7 5 (15.15%) NetApp
8 4 (12.12%) Palo Alto
9 3 (9.09%) Juniper
10 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
10 2 (6.06%) BT
10 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
10 2 (6.06%) Kaspersky
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