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 21 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 187 - 176
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 7 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% - 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £33,750
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 - £31,236
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
1814 1663 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.13% 43.71% 45.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1422 1577
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £58,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
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 21 November 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
(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
Wigan - 2 £37,500 -
SolarWinds
North West

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Nagios
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) DNS
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Juniper
7 4 (26.67%) Service Management
7 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (26.67%) CCNP
7 4 (26.67%) SLA
7 4 (26.67%) LAN
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) LDAP
7 4 (26.67%) Perl
7 4 (26.67%) PHP
7 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (26.67%) Icinga
7 4 (26.67%) Varnish
7 4 (26.67%) Puppet
7 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
7 4 (26.67%) Memcached
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (26.67%) Information Security
7 4 (26.67%) Squid

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) LDAP
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) VPLS
4 2 (13.33%) Broadband
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) LLU
5 1 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Leader
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IP Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) CLARiiON
3 2 (13.33%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Service Management
1 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security
1 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Perl
1 4 (26.67%) PHP
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) CCIE
5 1 (6.67%) HNC
5 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Squid
2 4 (26.67%) Postfix
2 4 (26.67%) Varnish
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Nagios
2 4 (26.67%) Puppet
2 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (26.67%) Icinga
3 3 (20.00%) Cacti
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (13.33%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
5 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (6.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) EMC
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) Nortel
6 1 (6.67%) Redback
6 1 (6.67%) Huawei
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
6 1 (6.67%) Infoblox
6 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
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Salary: Competitive
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