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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 165 171 190
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 8 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.71% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 8
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £39,750 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,750 £47,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,813 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.30% +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
1390 1418 1676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.23% 43.17% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1108 1356
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,182 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Manchester

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 6 £45,000 -
SolarWinds
North West

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 20 (80.00%) ITIL
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco
3 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (56.00%) CCNP
4 14 (56.00%) LAN
5 13 (52.00%) Windows
5 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (48.00%) HP
6 12 (48.00%) SharePoint
6 12 (48.00%) VMware
6 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (44.00%) Linux
8 10 (40.00%) CCNA
8 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (36.00%) Skype for Business
9 9 (36.00%) VPN
9 9 (36.00%) Firewall
10 8 (32.00%) BGP
10 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
10 8 (32.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 8 (32.00%) Network Security
11 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (28.00%) CentOS
11 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (28.00%) vSphere
11 7 (28.00%) tcpdump
11 7 (28.00%) HP SIM
11 7 (28.00%) MCITP
11 7 (28.00%) ProCurve

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (48.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (36.00%) Skype for Business
3 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (28.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) LAN
2 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) VPN
3 8 (32.00%) BGP
3 8 (32.00%) Network Security
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (28.00%) IPsec
4 7 (28.00%) MPLS
4 7 (28.00%) Multicast
4 7 (28.00%) OSPF
4 7 (28.00%) tcpdump
4 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
5 6 (24.00%) Wireless
6 2 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (8.00%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) WAN
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (28.00%) Back Office
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) IT Manager
3 6 (24.00%) IT Support
3 6 (24.00%) IT Support Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Support Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Project Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (28.00%) AIX
4 7 (28.00%) CentOS
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.00%) Unix
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL V2
3 7 (28.00%) Line Management
3 7 (28.00%) Network Management
3 7 (28.00%) Patch Management
4 6 (24.00%) Network Design
4 6 (24.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) High Availability
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
7 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (4.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (56.00%) CCNP
3 10 (40.00%) CCNA
4 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (28.00%) A+ Certification
5 7 (28.00%) CISSP
5 7 (28.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 7 (28.00%) HP ASE
5 7 (28.00%) MCITP
5 7 (28.00%) MCSE
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (28.00%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (28.00%) RHCE
5 7 (28.00%) Security+ Certification
6 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (20.00%) CCSA
7 5 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) HND
8 1 (4.00%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (28.00%) vSphere
3 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Backup Exec
1 7 (28.00%) HP SIM
1 7 (28.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (28.00%) WSUS
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) HP
3 12 (48.00%) VMware
4 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (28.00%) Dell
5 7 (28.00%) F5
5 7 (28.00%) GFI Software
5 7 (28.00%) IBM
5 7 (28.00%) ProCurve
5 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (28.00%) Sophos
5 7 (28.00%) Symantec
6 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.00%) Juniper
7 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto