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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 175 184 187
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 10 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 6
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +43.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
1610 1780 1983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.48% 44.22% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1434 1666
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Manchester

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (64.71%) WAN
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
5 9 (52.94%) Firewall
5 9 (52.94%) LAN
6 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
6 8 (47.06%) Windows
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 8 (47.06%) Dell
6 8 (47.06%) Wireless
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
7 7 (41.18%) Project Management
7 7 (41.18%) NetApp
7 7 (41.18%) DNS
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
8 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
9 5 (29.41%) Finance
9 5 (29.41%) Replication
9 5 (29.41%) Sage
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (29.41%) Intranet
9 5 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (29.41%) MPLS
9 5 (29.41%) MCSE
9 5 (29.41%) MS Office

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) WAN
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
2 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 8 (47.06%) Wireless
4 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 5 (29.41%) Intranet
5 5 (29.41%) MPLS
6 4 (23.53%) VPN
7 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
7 3 (17.65%) Internet
7 3 (17.65%) SAN
7 3 (17.65%) DHCP
7 3 (17.65%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) SDH
8 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
8 2 (11.76%) DSL
8 2 (11.76%) LLU
8 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
8 2 (11.76%) Multicast
9 1 (5.88%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Team Leader
1 4 (23.53%) Head of IT
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IP Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Replication
2 4 (23.53%) FlexPod
3 3 (17.65%) Fat Client
3 3 (17.65%) Thin Client
3 3 (17.65%) EqualLogic
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.76%) IPTV
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security
7 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Network Management
7 2 (11.76%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
8 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCSE
2 5 (29.41%) CCNA
2 5 (29.41%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) CCIE
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (11.76%) CCSA
4 2 (11.76%) CCSE
4 2 (11.76%) CCNP
4 2 (11.76%) HNC
4 2 (11.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (11.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (23.53%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) Cacti
3 2 (11.76%) Zenoss
3 2 (11.76%) OpenView
3 2 (11.76%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Dell
4 7 (41.18%) NetApp
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
5 5 (29.41%) Sage
5 5 (29.41%) Veeam
5 5 (29.41%) Trend Micro
6 4 (23.53%) Infoblox
6 4 (23.53%) Juniper
6 4 (23.53%) EMC
7 3 (17.65%) Citrix
7 3 (17.65%) Wyse
7 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
8 2 (11.76%) Fujitsu
8 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
8 2 (11.76%) F5
8 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
8 2 (11.76%) Redback
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago